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 MC CAULEY, JENNIFER S Employer name Tupper Lake CSD Amount $535.50 Date 01/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, DAVID N Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $535.08 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERMAN, MARCI M Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $535.00 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENTROS, MICHELE L Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $535.00 Date 07/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLETCHKA, NOELLE C Employer name South Kortright CSD Amount $535.00 Date 02/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTLEY, EMILY J Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $534.74 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DYLAN J Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $534.50 Date 07/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODCOCK, DEBORAH L Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $534.44 Date 12/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARRAT, SELMA Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $534.08 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUNTER, ARIANNA P Employer name Cornell University Amount $533.80 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABEL, NICOLE Employer name Oneida County Amount $533.79 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUECHEL, KATHLEEN M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $533.77 Date 01/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CAITLIN M Employer name Plainview Old Bethpage Pub Lib Amount $533.75 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLUGMAN, TESS C Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $533.75 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELIN, LANCELOT T T Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $533.75 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARGNESI, JACK A Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $533.40 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, THOMAS Employer name Village of Farmingdale Amount $533.38 Date 01/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDDICK, NORRIS D Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $533.25 Date 08/31/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUADAGNO, JESSE D Employer name Nassau County Amount $533.21 Date 07/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAISON, JAMOND M Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $533.20 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROWS, NORA J Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $533.14 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASTOWSKI, KATIE M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $533.14 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, HAROLD Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $533.11 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOFER, JOSEPH C, II Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $533.00 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINZEL, LAURIE A Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $533.00 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRAW, ERIN B Employer name Herkimer County Amount $532.80 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMMER, MICHELE L Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $532.50 Date 12/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAINEY, MICHAEL Employer name City of White Plains Amount $532.50 Date 10/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANDELA, JOSEPH P, II Employer name Orange County Amount $532.50 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, MADELINE F Employer name Village of Amityville Amount $532.50 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, LEE E Employer name Yates County Amount $532.50 Date 08/29/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OELLRICH, ROXANNE G Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $532.15 Date 09/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ CANO, LUZ V Employer name Cornell University Amount $532.00 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTNICK, RYAN J Employer name Selden Fire District Amount $532.00 Date 06/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, BONNIE L Employer name Village of Canton Amount $532.00 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZABAWA, SAMANTHA M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $532.00 Date 11/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAZAR, ELVIS Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $531.80 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, MAUREEN P Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $531.65 Date 01/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLAND, JAMIE M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $531.63 Date 09/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLIGE, MAURY R Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $531.58 Date 05/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTWI, ASHLEY J Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $531.55 Date 10/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEIFFER, DAWN M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $531.47 Date 09/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, ALICIA E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $531.19 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRIER, SADI L Employer name Town of Pavilion Amount $531.00 Date 07/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YASSO, JASON A Employer name Village of Geneseo Amount $531.00 Date 07/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOUVEIA, MARIA A Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $531.00 Date 10/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBBER, LAURA K Employer name Elmira Heights CSD Amount $530.96 Date 02/26/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, MICHELLE A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $530.57 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, PAMELA A Employer name Town of Harmony Amount $530.49 Date 11/09/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARONCZYK, JAMES C Employer name Bellmore UFSD Amount $530.10 Date 06/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, RICHARD J Employer name Town of Hunter Amount $530.09 Date 12/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KNUTOWICZ, STANLEY T, JR Employer name Village of Sodus Point Amount $530.01 Date 01/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARLINO, PAULINE Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $530.00 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBUR, FREDERICK F Employer name Town of New Haven Amount $530.00 Date 01/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TODD C Employer name Village of Fort Edward Amount $530.00 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GLEESON, DARA E Employer name Plainview Old Bethpage Pub Lib Amount $529.38 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, JENNIFER Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $529.38 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOYTON, CYNTHIA L Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $529.18 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYNDS, CYNTHIA Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $529.08 Date 09/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERHAUPT, PETER J Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $529.04 Date 10/30/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATE, SHEILA R Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $528.96 Date 10/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKLEY, LORI A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $528.84 Date 06/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGEN, MARIESHA A Employer name Clifton Pk-Halfmn Pub Libr Dis Amount $528.81 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EIDEN, DEBORAH A Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $528.63 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSACK, CAITLIN A Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $528.58 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEGLIA, ADRIANNE M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $528.36 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOFF, STACY L Employer name Town of Freedom Amount $528.25 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLMAN, NICOLE A Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $528.20 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, ANN M Employer name Town of Mina Amount $528.20 Date 07/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLL, KELLY M Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $528.04 Date 09/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, TRISHA L Employer name Livingston County Amount $528.00 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAWJZADA-AZEEM, NADIA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $528.00 Date 08/31/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, DANIEL G Employer name Town of Gardiner Amount $528.00 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, AMINA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $527.75 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSEY, KEITH F Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $527.59 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, MANDI L Employer name Canaseraga CSD Amount $527.20 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLON, KATLYN N Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $527.18 Date 07/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, DANIELLE E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $527.11 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, ELIJAH A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $526.92 Date 10/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEARON GREEN, WINSOME F Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $526.92 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Cherry Valley-Springfield CSD Amount $526.83 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACE, MARY-KAIT Employer name Canton CSD Amount $526.50 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEALOVE, GABRIELLE B Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $526.50 Date 03/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, KELLEY L Employer name Fulton Public Library Amount $526.50 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GYORE, STEVEN L Employer name Village of Massapequa Park Amount $526.50 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUFF, KELLY S Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $526.28 Date 06/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REZNICK, CARA R Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $525.96 Date 03/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALFAKIS, EILEEN M Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $525.91 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUCK, MERCEDES E Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $525.64 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, BRANDON J Employer name Montgomery County Amount $525.30 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAPTISTE-PORTER, ROSENA P Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $525.24 Date 12/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIOS, ROBERT L, JR Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $525.12 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWART, LYDIA Employer name Barker CSD Amount $525.00 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKWELL, CUYLE T Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $525.00 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LILLO, STACIE M Employer name City of Albany Amount $525.00 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACACE, LAURA M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $525.00 Date 08/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACACE, MARY F Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $525.00 Date 08/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDIHAN, PATRICIA A Employer name Cornell University Amount $525.00 Date 04/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZILNICKI, AMANDA L Employer name East Quogue Fire District Amount $525.00 Date 07/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLAND, RANDALL S Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $525.00 Date 05/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System