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 SHAW, SHAVONNE P Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $4.31 Date 11/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEBRING, ALLISON C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $4.24 Date 01/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANCE, MERTON W, JR Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $4.23 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLETTA, ALEXZANDRA S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $4.17 Date 10/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPILLANE, MACKENZIE A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $4.00 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOSKEWICZ, SUZANNE L Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $3.97 Date 09/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, GAYLE L Employer name Chemung County Amount $3.93 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, CORRINE A Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $3.86 Date 12/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEDGES, REBECCA L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $3.84 Date 11/15/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TASIA N Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $3.56 Date 06/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, KARL L Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $3.51 Date 02/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERUBINO, RANDY M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $3.36 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTTUM, JOHN O Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $3.30 Date 06/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSABLON, MARK R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $3.19 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ERIK A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $3.17 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, ALEXANDER M Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $3.16 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASKER, JILLIAN N Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $3.15 Date 02/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, VIVIAN J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $3.10 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DONNA M Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $2.97 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDISH, BECKY A Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $2.97 Date 12/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, LAVON A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $2.96 Date 02/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABRERA, NILSA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $2.94 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAMAN, TIFFANY D Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $2.90 Date 11/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JASMINE J Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $2.84 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLADINO, CARON D Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $2.81 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAPGOOD, PATRICK A Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $2.78 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSON, LISA R Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $2.67 Date 05/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORI, CAROL Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $2.58 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEOPLES-WOOTEN, SHIRLEY Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $2.57 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR, TIMOTHY M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $2.55 Date 03/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNINGER, CHARLES J, JR Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $2.55 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALLAS, TODD M Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $2.55 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, THERESA Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $2.55 Date 10/20/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMSKI, SCOTT D Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $2.55 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TONYA R Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $2.52 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, HEATHER L Employer name Hutchings Childrens Services Amount $2.45 Date 06/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, KIMBERLY M Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $2.37 Date 03/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHEOME, ANDREW W Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $2.37 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLSON, GEORGE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $2.35 Date 05/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, LISA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $2.34 Date 05/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOS, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $2.25 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELVALLE, DENNIS W Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $2.24 Date 06/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DESTINEY N Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $2.23 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNETTI, NICHOLAS J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $2.22 Date 07/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, SHANNON F Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $2.17 Date 08/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGUERAS, DARL L Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $2.14 Date 07/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, JUSTIN R Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $2.05 Date 06/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAARBAFAN, GOLDIE G Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $2.03 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, WALESKA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $2.03 Date 04/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBLIN, ADAM T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $2.00 Date 05/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPPIE, SHARLENE L Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $1.92 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PIERRE, CHRISTINA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $1.84 Date 01/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELVAY, KIM M Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $1.82 Date 05/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, DIANA M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $1.76 Date 08/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, PATRICK J Employer name Town of Neversink Amount $1.75 Date 06/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAQUETTE, COLLEEN L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $1.74 Date 01/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPPER, HOLLY Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $1.72 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLESS, JILL M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $1.64 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGISON, LINDA A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $1.58 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DE VANTE T Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $1.57 Date 12/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, CHRIS A Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $1.56 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONDROPULOS, DIANNE J Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $1.49 Date 06/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILFILLAN, CHRISTOPHER K, JR Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $1.44 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLLINS, MEGHAN R Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $1.42 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JOSEPH H Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $1.40 Date 03/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIFFANY, NICHOLAS D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $1.32 Date 06/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADZESS, ANITA M Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $1.16 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWAN, TIMOTHY S Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $1.04 Date 11/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHEI, NICOLE A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $1.02 Date 04/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFFEY, DEBRA A Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $1.01 Date 08/14/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISLAM, MOHD S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $1.00 Date 04/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STABILE, VINCENT P Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $0.92 Date 03/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, GRACE Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $0.91 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORYSEWICZ, ELIZABETH G Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $0.84 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGGARD, SARAH M Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $0.84 Date 05/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, RISA A Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $0.82 Date 04/08/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, PAMELA ALICE Employer name Canajoharie CSD Amount $0.75 Date 11/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, BRENDA M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $0.72 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, DEBORAH A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $0.70 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARBENT, STEPHEN F Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $0.66 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEDERER, GRETCHEN Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $0.62 Date 10/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUMMOND, DONNA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $0.62 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEASLEY, THOMAS R Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $0.60 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDORE, PATRICK J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $0.60 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMSER, CHRISTINA M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $0.56 Date 05/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEHAR-TORRES, RACHEL K Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $0.50 Date 04/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCCO, BRETT P Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $0.45 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIUTA, MICHELLE M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $0.42 Date 05/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTNEY, DANIEL J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $0.41 Date 02/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, TARA C Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $0.40 Date 09/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAUGH, STEPHEN G Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $0.39 Date 06/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANON, KIM Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $0.39 Date 06/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENCE, STEPHEN A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $0.38 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOCUM, JANICE E Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $0.34 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEIBEL, MATTHEW T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $0.31 Date 04/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAFT, FRANKIE S Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $0.30 Date 08/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $0.30 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADLEY, JULIA E Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $0.30 Date 07/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, BRIAN J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $0.27 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUC, SEAN D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $0.27 Date 03/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System