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 SCUDERA, SHANNON M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $8.22 Date 07/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, RAFAEL A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $8.17 Date 01/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIME-CELIAN, ANNE BEATRICE Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $8.17 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADORNO, BENJAMIN Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $8.16 Date 06/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDER, RYAN S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $8.16 Date 05/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTULICH, RAYMOND L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $8.16 Date 05/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ISRAEL L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $8.16 Date 06/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTMAN, MATTHEW J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $8.02 Date 08/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, CHLOE J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $7.98 Date 08/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINES, ALEXANDRA SOPHIA Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $7.94 Date 04/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODER, CHAD F Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $7.92 Date 02/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLAY, GISELLE Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $7.88 Date 01/20/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOT, DERREK M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $7.85 Date 06/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, DONNA M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $7.80 Date 12/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, PAIGE E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $7.80 Date 06/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATING, DARLENE A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $7.75 Date 08/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAMMA, MICHAEL A Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $7.73 Date 12/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEFLIN, MICHAEL T Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $7.71 Date 02/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, NAKYIA S Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $7.66 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, PHYLLIS A Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $7.66 Date 01/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE COOK, DONNA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $7.62 Date 12/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALL, ZABINE Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $7.54 Date 12/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFORD, JAMIE L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $7.31 Date 04/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTTMAN, ROSS J Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $7.29 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMPLER, RYHAN TR Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $7.28 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, PETER A Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $7.28 Date 05/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAULDING, TIMOTHY I Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $7.11 Date 09/24/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTNAM, CODY N Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $6.91 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CHERYL A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $6.85 Date 05/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIUMANO, ANDREW G Employer name Town of Glenville Amount $6.80 Date 02/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOSTA, ISABEL Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $6.75 Date 12/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLER, NATALIE A Employer name Kendall CSD Amount $6.74 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHO, ALANA Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $6.56 Date 07/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROCHOLL, ASHTON B Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $6.54 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC VITTY, LINDSAY E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $6.54 Date 03/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, MICHAEL L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $6.50 Date 11/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARD, MICHAEL L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $6.50 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, RAYMOND F Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $6.50 Date 05/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEAVENY, MARGARET Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $6.50 Date 02/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, ELIZABETH Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $6.50 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPICKERMAN, JUSTIN P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $6.50 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, ZACHARY J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $6.48 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, SHERI E Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $6.47 Date 09/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, PETER J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $6.46 Date 01/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANTE, PHILIP J Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $6.37 Date 02/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DONALD, WILLIAM C Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $6.35 Date 10/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROSKI, HELEN J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $6.23 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT-WILSON, JEANETTE M Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $6.21 Date 02/08/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA, HEATHER J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $6.20 Date 03/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, ALLISON A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $6.20 Date 07/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, TISHA E Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $6.19 Date 06/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, SOPHIA T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $6.18 Date 04/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NTAMBI, SALOMY Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $6.18 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PALMA, ALEXIS C Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $6.06 Date 06/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, TYLER W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $6.00 Date 06/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, ALLISON C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $6.00 Date 06/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RUTH M Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $5.94 Date 10/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIZETA, LAVINIA A Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $5.94 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, GEORGE E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $5.92 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUCK, ADAM C Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $5.81 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODOLAK, EVAN R Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $5.78 Date 12/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNQUEST, CHANEL M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $5.71 Date 11/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GITTELL, MYRON L Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $5.67 Date 11/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MONICA R Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $5.54 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, DENISE M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $5.48 Date 10/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASIR, ABDUL S Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $5.46 Date 02/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLTON, DIANE R Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $5.43 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFEY, SARA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $5.31 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTO, JILL A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $5.26 Date 05/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, GARY W Employer name Town of Saugerties Amount $5.20 Date 08/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHEY, NADINE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $5.19 Date 07/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADLER, JESSICA A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $5.13 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIESEIER, CARL J Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $5.11 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKS, JARED R Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $5.11 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLETON, DOUGLAS H Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $5.08 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERONIMO, THOMAS P Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $5.08 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELAN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $5.00 Date 09/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAIN, MICHAEL P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $5.00 Date 07/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTCOTT, TRACI S Employer name Newark CSD Amount $5.00 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, LIGIL Employer name Office For Technology Amount $5.00 Date 01/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUS, VICKI L Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $5.00 Date 03/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VECCHIO, MARISA A Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $4.94 Date 01/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSURDO, VICTORIA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $4.93 Date 11/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURE, MELISSA M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $4.90 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SITZMAN, MATTHEW A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $4.90 Date 06/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, ERIK J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $4.80 Date 05/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCA, NICHOLAS J, JR Employer name Racing And Wagering Bd Amount $4.72 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOWLES, CHARLOTTE R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $4.70 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, LYDIA D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $4.64 Date 12/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, RONNIE B Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $4.59 Date 11/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOTMAN, GREGORY R, JR Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $4.56 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, MICHAEL P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $4.54 Date 06/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORWIN, DEBORAH L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $4.54 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZA, RONNY J Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $4.53 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRABBA, SAMANTHA I Employer name Milford CSD Amount $4.50 Date 11/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOX, AMANDA R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $4.45 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARRABEE, DEBORAH A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $4.42 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, CHARLES H Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $4.38 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVE, CLARENCE W Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $4.37 Date 05/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, EMILY J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $4.32 Date 07/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System