What state, county and municipal workers make

Excluding New York City, more than half a million state, county and municipal workers in New York made $29 billion in the fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2017, according to data provided by the Office of State Comptroller. That represents a 2.8 percent increase from the year before. Data for the 2015-16 year were also included in the table below.

You can also see this list of more than 500,000 government employees rounded up into a a database of more than 3,000 governmental units in New York State.

The data below, which cover active employees enrolled in the New York State and Local Retirement System, were obtained via a Freedom of Information Law request. You can read more here. This database was posted on Nov. 28, 2017.

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Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name GOODWAY, JOSEPH C Employer name Town of Villenova Amount $750.00 Date 07/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULTON, COLETTE C Employer name Village of Cornwall Amount $750.00 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARLICH, MARILYN Employer name Village of Monroe Amount $750.00 Date 06/13/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDERSEN, GERALD L Employer name Village of OriskaNY Falls Amount $750.00 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, BRIAN J Employer name Village of Painted Post Amount $750.00 Date 10/16/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, PATRICK J Employer name Village of Wappingers Falls Amount $750.00 Date 12/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDELLA, TREY N Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $750.00 Date 02/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZLOTNICK, BENNY L, JR Employer name Town of Milton Amount $749.97 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEY, JEFFREY W Employer name Town of Scio Amount $749.97 Date 07/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODENHAUS, JOSEPHINE A Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $749.86 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $749.70 Date 05/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEJADA, DAYEL Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $749.50 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTA, MARK R Employer name Sayville Library Amount $749.19 Date 01/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, BRANNON M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $749.13 Date 02/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRENTINI, WILLIAM W, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $749.00 Date 07/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU VALL, JOAN M Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $748.94 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORTRIGHT, GLORIA Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $748.85 Date 08/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMBINI, DONNA A Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $748.75 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEBESTA, CAITLIN M Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $748.69 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, LINDA S Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $748.68 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANDING, EDDIE, JR Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $748.41 Date 03/19/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, TINA M Employer name Troy Housing Authority Amount $748.25 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKS, LUKE Z Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $748.24 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KATHERINE E Employer name Village of Green Island Amount $748.13 Date 07/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MEGAN R Employer name Attica CSD Amount $748.00 Date 03/02/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSERSCHMIDT, HOLLY L Employer name Town of Holland Amount $748.00 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLURI, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Niagara Amount $748.00 Date 11/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARTON, JESSI K Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $747.71 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISSELBACK, SANDRA L Employer name Town of Berne Amount $747.70 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIGEL, KATHYBETH Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $747.62 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUM, BETTY JO Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $747.57 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, KAREN A Employer name Pavilion CSD Amount $747.50 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOCK, PAIGE R Employer name Herkimer County Amount $747.40 Date 07/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, BRENDA K Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $747.31 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, LISA M Employer name Town of Canaan Amount $747.30 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLGENS, BOBBIE J Employer name Fillmore CSD Amount $747.06 Date 06/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLLINGER, HANNAH K Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $745.97 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, ROSE M Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $745.94 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGEE, BRIAN L Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $745.79 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMER, JEFFREY R Employer name Cornell University Amount $745.76 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, REBECCA A Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $745.67 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIELLY, JAMES R, SR Employer name Village of Millerton Amount $745.54 Date 04/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVOLARO, MARGARET A Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $745.50 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWLBY, ELIZABETH T Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $745.14 Date 08/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHOLTZ, PATRICIA A Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $745.07 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSEN, LYNN S Employer name Central Islip Public Library Amount $745.00 Date 10/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALINDEZ, JOSEPH W Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $745.00 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARE, PATRICIA Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $745.00 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORTORELLO, TAMMY S Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $745.00 Date 10/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDARD, JOHN M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $744.78 Date 01/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALM, KATHRYN A Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $744.56 Date 08/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, COLLEEN Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $744.45 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, JAMES T Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $744.33 Date 05/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSLOW, CINDY M Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $744.28 Date 10/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AINE, MARCELLE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $744.05 Date 10/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACCAGNINO, ALEXANDRA L Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $744.00 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASKINS, ASHLEY R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $744.00 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZWERLEIN, FELICIA Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $744.00 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERNE, DAVID I Employer name Suffolk County Amount $743.88 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNELL, KARLA Employer name Fort Plain CSD Amount $743.76 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, RICHARD Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $743.71 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, ZACHARY B Employer name Herkimer County Amount $743.70 Date 07/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, COURTNEY Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $743.66 Date 03/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEITEL, JARED Employer name West Islip Fire District Amount $743.60 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUPFERMAN, LLOYD Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $743.15 Date 04/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, NATHAN B Employer name West Babylon Fire District Amount $743.13 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, COLLEEN Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $743.10 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BEL, KENNETH B, JR Employer name Village of Altamont Amount $743.00 Date 04/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAILOR, BRIAN W Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $742.89 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAGGART, JENNIFER Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $742.50 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MICHELE L Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $742.50 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURICELLA, SALVATORE Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $742.50 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUMMEY, CATHRYN O Employer name NYS Senate Temporary Amount $742.50 Date 07/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSETT, LORETTA Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $742.13 Date 10/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRECHT, GRETCHEN M Employer name Town of Providence Amount $741.76 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANNAZZONE, DOMINIC J Employer name Town of Cairo Amount $741.75 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, DENNIS P Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $741.66 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDING, WILLIE D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $741.65 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEFE, CAITLIN J Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $741.42 Date 11/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEARY, AMY J Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $741.21 Date 02/10/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHITTENDEN, JESSICA B Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $741.00 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIELLO, TATIANA P Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $741.00 Date 12/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBONE, CASSIDY R Employer name Medina CSD Amount $740.80 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODY, RONALD A, JR Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $740.69 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, AUBREY M Employer name Cornell University Amount $740.57 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTOLANO, SAMMIE-JO A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $740.46 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ANGELA Employer name Albany County Amount $740.24 Date 02/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, LORI M Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $740.24 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DETOMMASI, LAURA D Employer name Schenectady County Amount $740.16 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANGORRA, COSIMO A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $740.00 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAINES, JAMES P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $740.00 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDERS, DOUGLAS J Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $740.00 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTHIN, PAMELA M Employer name Village of Newark Valley Amount $740.00 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NABER, MISHLEEN T Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $739.93 Date 03/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARFORD, ALLISON J Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $739.91 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARL, MARY J Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $739.91 Date 06/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, TINA M Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $739.77 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDA, RAPHAEL L Employer name Town of Pelham Amount $739.75 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATZ, LAURA E Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $739.50 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, AUSTIN J Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $739.38 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System