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 SWENSON, TARA A Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $8,286.72 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, BRANDON A Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $8,286.45 Date 06/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWXHURST, MELISSA Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $8,286.21 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCANGELI, JAY E Employer name Schuyler County Amount $8,284.92 Date 01/24/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, AARON A Employer name Department of Law Amount $8,284.90 Date 02/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYES, LERMOND W Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $8,284.88 Date 01/04/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAWRIGHT, IDA M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $8,284.55 Date 08/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORST, JANET L Employer name Nassau County Amount $8,284.50 Date 09/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULE, PATRICIA A Employer name Central Islip Public Library Amount $8,284.00 Date 03/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, FANTASHA A S Employer name Monroe County Amount $8,283.95 Date 03/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISNER-ROSALES, CHERESE N Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $8,283.79 Date 06/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNDERSON, MICHAEL T, JR Employer name Office of General Services Amount $8,283.67 Date 03/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTY, QUAYVON Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $8,283.11 Date 01/13/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CHAPELLE, DARRELL J Employer name Village of Whitehall Amount $8,282.96 Date 07/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNICI, LYLA C Employer name Oneonta City School Dist Amount $8,282.94 Date 02/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAGMAN, JOY Y Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $8,282.91 Date 05/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SANTO, ADRIENNE R Employer name Wayne County Amount $8,282.71 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEIT, CHRISTOPHER N Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $8,282.64 Date 09/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZSIMONS, DAWN M Employer name East Williston UFSD Amount $8,281.99 Date 01/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA-PALMA, THERESA M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $8,281.88 Date 09/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAMSEN, RYAN P Employer name Hampton Bays Fire District Amount $8,281.87 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIN, CARMEN X Employer name Uniondale Public Library Amount $8,281.69 Date 07/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, DEBBIE A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $8,281.55 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, SHERRONDA R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $8,281.48 Date 04/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, EMMANUEL S Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $8,280.91 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELBIG, WENDY L Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $8,280.44 Date 06/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEWARD, KAREN A Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $8,280.36 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDETT, AMY L Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $8,280.13 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFOREST, PASCALE Employer name Oceanside Library Amount $8,280.07 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONEY, MONICA M Employer name Chenango County Amount $8,280.04 Date 11/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, KRISTAN M Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $8,279.53 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DIANA M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $8,279.29 Date 12/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCMANUS, NEAL S Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $8,278.86 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEKS, DAVID E Employer name Town of Greenwood Amount $8,278.74 Date 07/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNISI, VINCENT P Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $8,278.44 Date 11/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, DAVID V Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $8,278.40 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, HALEY P Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $8,278.32 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULKA, DIANE B Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $8,277.86 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGES, ZACHARY J Employer name Unatego CSD Amount $8,277.70 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CROCE, BRIAN Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $8,277.56 Date 10/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, SHANELLE C Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $8,277.48 Date 12/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRIOTT, ROBERT T Employer name Village of Mohawk Amount $8,276.81 Date 06/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRACEY, ROSE M Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $8,276.76 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARAMA, YVETTE E Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $8,276.70 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, LEAH E Employer name Erie County Amount $8,276.58 Date 12/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTRIDGE, JANET L Employer name Town of Durham Amount $8,276.58 Date 11/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEELEY, MICHELLE M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $8,276.47 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONHAM, TERRY J Employer name Wellsville CSD Amount $8,276.38 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAHEY, PATRICIA A Employer name Hewlett Woodmere Pub Library Amount $8,276.35 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, PEYTON M Employer name Finkelstein Memorial Library Amount $8,276.25 Date 05/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, AMBER L Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $8,275.97 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, GWENDOLYN Employer name Nassau County Amount $8,275.90 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARCHILLI, NICHOLAS R Employer name Ulster County Amount $8,275.88 Date 12/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, JEFFREY J Employer name Town of Newfane Amount $8,275.78 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, ANNA N Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $8,275.69 Date 10/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASKINETTE, TARA Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $8,275.62 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, STEPHEN Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $8,275.60 Date 06/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOXHAM, ALBERT J, JR Employer name Herkimer County Amount $8,275.52 Date 05/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTUNATO, RENEE A Employer name Village of Islandia Amount $8,275.50 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVE, SUZANNE Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $8,275.50 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALY, ELIZABETH S Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $8,275.46 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, TONIA L Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $8,275.09 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTIQUATTRO, DENISE F Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $8,274.44 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOPINO, FRANK A, JR Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $8,274.38 Date 10/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKOL, HELEN R Employer name Town of Monroe Amount $8,274.10 Date 08/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPE, OSCAR D Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $8,273.44 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUMAN, JULIE B Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $8,273.28 Date 01/25/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGMAN, FAITH V Employer name Broome County Amount $8,273.28 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISI, FELICIA Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $8,273.22 Date 11/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYSSEN, ROBERT W Employer name Town of Varick Amount $8,272.65 Date 12/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LEVERN Employer name City of Rochester Amount $8,272.51 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVARELLA, LINDA M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $8,271.88 Date 02/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREEN, ERIK Employer name Village of Millerton Amount $8,271.82 Date 04/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERDI, NOUFEL M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $8,271.40 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORRIS, CLORINE Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $8,271.01 Date 06/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKLEY, DEBORAH Employer name Dutchess County Amount $8,270.13 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, BRIDGET C Employer name Westchester County Amount $8,270.00 Date 06/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, JUNE I Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $8,270.00 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUITTARD, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $8,269.90 Date 09/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, DONNALEE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $8,269.63 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANLEY, EILEEN M Employer name Court of Claims Amount $8,269.33 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, KYLE L Employer name Montgomery County Amount $8,269.20 Date 01/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, AARON Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $8,269.20 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIFRIED, SHELLY L Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $8,269.04 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ALLEN, KARL J, III Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $8,268.75 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIESEN, JENNIFER Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $8,268.69 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, JERRY Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $8,268.68 Date 12/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAIRE, CATHY D Employer name Dundee CSD Amount $8,268.68 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YIGZAW, MIHRET Employer name Erie County Amount $8,268.66 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, LA KRANA N Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $8,268.46 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSCH, DENISE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $8,268.39 Date 06/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERDINE, LISA M Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $8,268.28 Date 11/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELLHAMMER, SARA J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $8,268.24 Date 01/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPECHLER, JACLYN R Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $8,268.19 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ARMANDO Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $8,268.10 Date 01/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSS, JEFFREY A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $8,267.91 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMONY, KEVIN T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $8,267.67 Date 12/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ANTHONY M Employer name City of Kingston Amount $8,267.67 Date 09/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, MARY E Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $8,267.29 Date 02/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, RAY Employer name Monroe County Amount $8,267.22 Date 11/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System