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 RICKARD, PATRICIA M Employer name Poland CSD Amount $39.00 Date 09/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, JOLENE C Employer name Letchworth CSD at Gainesville Amount $38.70 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANETO, JORGE A Employer name Westchester County Amount $38.47 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILD, GREGORY R Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $38.40 Date 06/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TRACY L Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $38.40 Date 11/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUMPH, DAWN N Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $38.40 Date 10/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER MENT, JENNIFER L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $38.33 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVO, DANIEL Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $38.25 Date 06/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, MARIA J Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $38.25 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, LINDY A Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $38.04 Date 09/04/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-LOUIS, MARCELLO Employer name Nassau County Amount $38.00 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUSTER, BRIAN G Employer name Town of Urbana Amount $38.00 Date 06/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, ADAM K Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $37.68 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, KENDRA L Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $37.65 Date 03/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIS, ELLEN M Employer name Sullivan West CSD Amount $37.64 Date 01/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSCINSKI, SHANNON R Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $37.63 Date 01/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTHWELL, ALEX Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $37.58 Date 03/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN, SAMANTHA N Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $37.56 Date 09/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BITTLER, JANIS K Employer name NYS School For The Blind Amount $37.56 Date 05/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACEY, KIM A Employer name Clinton County Amount $37.50 Date 09/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRADER, RYAN A Employer name Town of Hunter Amount $37.50 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAHL, JOLENE Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $37.38 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKERT, JOHN T Employer name Town of Saugerties Amount $37.12 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, HENRY A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $37.11 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORAZ, SHANNON N Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $37.07 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINLIVAN, DONALD F, JR Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $37.06 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAYAS, GEORGE O, JR Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $37.00 Date 12/05/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, NGA T Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $37.00 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOMBARD, NATHAN T Employer name Malone CSD Amount $37.00 Date 02/23/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZI, ROBIN M Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $36.99 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUCKOLLS, GERALD L Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $36.95 Date 01/23/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARNER, DONNA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36.91 Date 09/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRAS, MARYANNE C Employer name Town of North Salem Amount $36.84 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARLATA, MICHAEL Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $36.72 Date 05/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, PATRICIA L Employer name Granville CSD Amount $36.50 Date 09/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, FRANKLIN L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $36.33 Date 12/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASPARY, MIKAYLA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $36.22 Date 06/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERVAN, ALICE E Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $36.21 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CETINA, SANDRA M Employer name Queens Psych Center Children Amount $36.07 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITCOME, JO ANNE Employer name Bemus Point CSD Amount $36.00 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, CARLI R Employer name Chateaugay CSD Amount $36.00 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEMPERINO, LAURA Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $36.00 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FYFE, EMILY P Employer name Jefferson CSD Amount $36.00 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AULINO, ANNA M Employer name Margaretville CSD Amount $36.00 Date 01/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONVERSE, ROY J Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $36.00 Date 08/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROCOLA, MICHELE L Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $36.00 Date 03/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTANI, DOREEN A Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $36.00 Date 01/29/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCH, STEVEN J Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $36.00 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ERIC T Employer name Town of Hounsfield Amount $36.00 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATTA, ZOYA N Employer name Village of Fredonia Amount $36.00 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST GEORGE, MORGAN E Employer name Village of Fredonia Amount $36.00 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDOW, ROBYN Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $36.00 Date 04/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDE, AMANDA M Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $35.72 Date 07/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADKINS, JERROLD A Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $35.71 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHT, ELAINE Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $35.52 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, MELISSA R Employer name Department of Health Amount $35.44 Date 07/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACOMBER, TONYA L Employer name Dalton-Nunda CSD Amount $35.39 Date 09/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, SAMANTHA J Employer name Town of Hyde Park Amount $35.38 Date 06/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, KAREN L Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $35.37 Date 11/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEARY, BRIDGET M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $35.32 Date 04/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVIGAN, COLLEEN A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $35.22 Date 08/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, MICHELE B Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $35.16 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSINGER, LINDA M Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $35.10 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOCHIA, KATHLEEN M Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $35.10 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, MICHELLE P Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $35.02 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, ANDREW L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $35.01 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALOTTA, SUSAN Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $35.00 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, DESIREE M Employer name Opp/Ephr-St.John CSD Amount $35.00 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOEMAKER, SIERRA L Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $35.00 Date 11/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHER, JEFFREY D Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $35.00 Date 01/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, JAY Employer name Rockland County Amount $35.00 Date 11/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATERNITI, ELIZABETH A Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $35.00 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POINTER, THERESE M Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $35.00 Date 02/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOONAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Clay Amount $35.00 Date 11/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDHOLM, CASSANDRA L Employer name Village of New Berlin Amount $35.00 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREESE, JOHN E Employer name Village of Waterloo Amount $35.00 Date 04/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHUSTER, ROBERTA S Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $35.00 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABIDEAU-BRUNO, MARY LOU Employer name Clinton County Amount $34.97 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHAO, YAN YING Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $34.74 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, PATRICIA H Employer name Highland CSD Amount $34.42 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVER, STEPHEN A Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $34.40 Date 04/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, MARYSE L Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $34.40 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINCOLN, DAVID C, JR Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $34.38 Date 04/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILBER, SCOTT P Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $34.36 Date 01/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKS, MICHAEL Employer name Nassau County Amount $34.30 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, DAWN D Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $34.30 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LAVAN, JESSICA J Employer name Cincinnatus CSD Amount $34.25 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANNER, SABRINA M Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $34.12 Date 02/05/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITUS, HEATHER A Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $34.11 Date 11/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMPLE, STEPHANIE G Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $34.10 Date 05/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, THEODORA B Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $34.00 Date 10/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, DORA C Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $33.97 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHILL, THOMAS W, V Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $33.90 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEELEY, CHRISTINE L Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $33.78 Date 06/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, TINA R Employer name Hammondsport CSD Amount $33.75 Date 12/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAM, MICHAEL L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $33.70 Date 02/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEIFFER, SUSAN M Employer name West Canada Valley CSD Amount $33.64 Date 03/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELTIER, PATRICIA L Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $33.60 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, NATASHA Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $33.46 Date 03/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOARES, BEVERLY P Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $33.40 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System