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 HANRAHAN, DAVID A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $499.02 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANZ, ALEX B Employer name Jericho Public Library Amount $498.96 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOANES, KIRK M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $498.80 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOAG, RAYMOND T Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $498.75 Date 06/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITCHER, BENJAMIN Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $498.75 Date 09/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARTICK, DANIELLE M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $498.75 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMSON, OLIVIA N Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $498.75 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKIEL, BRITTANY E Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $498.75 Date 08/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUILLINI, NICOLE M Employer name Town of StoNY Point Amount $498.75 Date 07/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOHLEKING, KEVIN T Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $498.75 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, NICHOLAS A Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $498.73 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLIDEWELL, LOGAN C Employer name Town of Southold Amount $498.67 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O HARA, BRIAN Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $498.42 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEDICK, HELEN A Employer name Warren County Amount $498.04 Date 10/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VALLE, BRITTENY E Employer name Clinton County Amount $498.00 Date 09/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURICE, JONATHAN D Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $497.79 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILL, KARLY A Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $497.52 Date 03/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, ADINE J Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $497.50 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALLWOOD, MARY L Employer name Nassau County Amount $497.30 Date 10/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLLIVER, ARTHUR J Employer name Erie County Amount $497.28 Date 04/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, CYNTHIA D Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $497.25 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHATIGAN, MARION E Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $497.25 Date 12/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHEY, SCOTT A Employer name Troy Housing Authority Amount $496.94 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, BARBARA A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $496.89 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUANO, JOSEPH P Employer name City of Hudson Amount $496.44 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOELTZ, KYLE R Employer name Town of Greene Amount $496.32 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZZARD, SHAQUAN T Employer name Niagara County Amount $496.25 Date 07/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALONGI, ALEXA M Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $496.15 Date 10/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABOLT, THERESA M Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $496.02 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, TASHIBA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $496.02 Date 02/26/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YORK, LESTER Employer name Canaseraga CSD Amount $496.00 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, KEVIN M Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $496.00 Date 06/23/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURDOCH, SHARON K Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $495.94 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERER, MICHAEL J Employer name Huntington Public Library Amount $495.81 Date 02/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUILL, GRETCHEN A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $495.72 Date 06/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDO, MICHAEL J Employer name New Lebanon CSD Amount $495.60 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOWIN, MICHAEL O Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $495.59 Date 12/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROSA, VIOLETTA Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $495.57 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, LIAM T Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $495.48 Date 08/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAPP, TYRONE P, JR Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $495.30 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, MAYNARD D, JR Employer name Andover CSD Amount $495.00 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIBERA, LAURA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $495.00 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLEY, PATRICIA L Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $495.00 Date 08/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN, KATHERINE R Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $495.00 Date 07/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEMETTE, JAMES L Employer name Malone CSD Amount $495.00 Date 03/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIBBERT, KEITH W Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $495.00 Date 12/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAJAM, FARHA N Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $495.00 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, KIMBERLY A Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $495.00 Date 11/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNEAU, EDMUND J Employer name Village of Waterford Amount $495.00 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUNER, BRYAN A Employer name Erie County Amount $494.77 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITHEY, JACOB R Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $494.75 Date 09/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKS, FAITH L Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $494.39 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSBY, NATALIE A Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $494.38 Date 06/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDEWATER, HADLEY E Employer name Town of Greenwich Amount $494.38 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELCHIORRE-THUMAN, LORRAINE Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $494.25 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASTIEN, MARLENE BRUTUS Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $494.10 Date 12/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, KEVIN B Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $494.03 Date 03/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALIOTTI, STEVEN R Employer name Village of Lyons Amount $494.00 Date 11/17/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KADERLI, ERIC D Employer name Village of Springville Amount $494.00 Date 01/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUESNEL, AMY M Employer name Town of Putnam Amount $493.92 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, CINDY K Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $493.64 Date 10/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUATTRINI, HEATHER A Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $493.63 Date 10/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANZIERA, BENJAMIN E Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $493.52 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUCKABY, BILL J Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $493.29 Date 07/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERRIGNI, THOMAS Employer name Town of Princetown Amount $493.20 Date 02/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMOND, CLAYTON, SR Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $492.91 Date 06/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUEST, ADAM M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $492.80 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUELL, WENDY M Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $492.52 Date 09/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIAPPINELLI, ANN MARIE G Employer name East Greenbush Comm Library Amount $492.51 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRENTINO, ANGELA S Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $492.50 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGGON, PATRICIA A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $492.38 Date 09/26/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA-CONEJO, RAFAEL Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $492.36 Date 12/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, OLIVIA H Employer name Franklinville CSD Amount $492.19 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIESYTY, SARAH M Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $492.19 Date 03/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Friendship Amount $492.00 Date 06/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIPSEY, JOJUAN Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $491.97 Date 06/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANUEL, ANANDSEKAR J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $491.92 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAVEAO, TAPULEI J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $491.45 Date 03/16/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, HANNAH E Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $491.25 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINALDI, THOMAS J, JR Employer name Albany County Amount $491.04 Date 02/23/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKOLASKI, EDWARD A Employer name Town of Wales Amount $491.00 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIBAWY, SUZY Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $490.86 Date 05/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVAN, SIMONA G Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $490.64 Date 03/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, MATHEW S Employer name Chenango County Amount $490.56 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, JONI T Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $490.44 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOODY, TREVOR L Employer name Harrisville CSD Amount $490.37 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, ROYANDA L Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $490.01 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETTENHAUSER, ALEXANDER T Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $490.01 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYZER, AMANDA Employer name Afton CSD Amount $490.00 Date 11/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, TERRANCE L Employer name Cayuga Co Soil,Water Cons Dist Amount $490.00 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUST, BETH A Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $490.00 Date 10/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARQUINA, DINA A Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $490.00 Date 10/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAMS, MATTHEW G Employer name City of Oneonta Housing Auth Amount $490.00 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMITAGE, JOHN J Employer name Genesee County Amount $490.00 Date 05/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, SHEILA K Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $490.00 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVAK, RONALD F Employer name Town of Richland Amount $490.00 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARD, MAKENZIE L Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $490.00 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEMIOLO, JUSTIN S Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $489.99 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIBLER, ELIZABETH L Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $489.99 Date 08/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARATORE, ANDREW J Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $489.99 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System