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 CARROLL, BRYAN H Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $7,545.00 Date 10/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVID, JESSICA A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $7,544.71 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, TRACY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $7,544.49 Date 02/02/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELTON, MELISSA E Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $7,544.46 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MICHELLE R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $7,544.36 Date 01/19/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATRIANO, PAUL Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $7,543.80 Date 08/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIA, VINCENT M, SR Employer name Village of Blasdell Amount $7,543.00 Date 12/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DENSON, SHEILA A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $7,542.97 Date 04/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INNELLA, EDWARD, III Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $7,542.43 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAGH, JACLYN Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $7,542.31 Date 08/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEITMAN, ALYSSA N Employer name Genesee Valley CSD Angelica-Be Amount $7,541.83 Date 05/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARAFALO, ROSEMARIE Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $7,541.57 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADRIANCE, CLIFTON J, III Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $7,541.54 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name USMANI, MAIMOONA Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $7,541.32 Date 04/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBENFELD, ERICA R Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $7,541.09 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSKEY, HARMONY J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $7,540.23 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRY, DOUGLAS R Employer name Otsego County Amount $7,540.04 Date 12/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, BONNIE J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $7,539.84 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, MATTHEW A Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $7,539.67 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, JEFFERY Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $7,539.60 Date 03/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLINGSLEY, PAUL L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $7,539.49 Date 02/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, ANNE M Employer name Erie County Amount $7,539.42 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASTANG, TABATHA L Employer name Town of Victor Amount $7,539.20 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONAVIA, JACQUELINE S Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $7,539.07 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JOSEPH M Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $7,538.68 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMPINGER, DAVID A Employer name Orange County Amount $7,538.65 Date 02/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, MOLLY H Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $7,538.50 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ-JURADO, KAREN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $7,538.40 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, EMILY M Employer name Letchworth CSD at Gainesville Amount $7,538.40 Date 10/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIRADO, SUEHALEY ANN Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $7,538.34 Date 02/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, JENNIFER L Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $7,538.29 Date 04/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILENSKY, GAYLE S Employer name Hewlett Woodmere Pub Library Amount $7,538.12 Date 09/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGG, DETRIA Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $7,538.00 Date 12/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUNERT, KATHY B Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $7,538.00 Date 10/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, MARY P Employer name City of Albany Amount $7,537.96 Date 05/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUSTER, MARK J Employer name Town of Sparta Amount $7,537.50 Date 06/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LENITHAN, JEAN C Employer name Town of Salem Amount $7,537.50 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, ROBERT A Employer name Hartford CSD Amount $7,537.50 Date 11/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, ELISSA M Employer name Medina CSD Amount $7,537.03 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATTON, NOELLE L Employer name Office Parks,Rec & Hist Pres Amount $7,536.80 Date 05/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATALIZIO, MICHAEL V Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $7,536.77 Date 11/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUZZO, MARCIA Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $7,536.36 Date 10/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDRAGON, GERARDO A, JR Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $7,536.30 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THREAT, MICHAEL Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $7,536.27 Date 09/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUBER, FAWN R Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $7,536.26 Date 10/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, THOMAS K Employer name Village of Northport Amount $7,536.25 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, ELIZABETH A Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $7,536.07 Date 11/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLOU-WILSON, KEDRA Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $7,535.72 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWD, THOMAS P Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $7,535.62 Date 01/17/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMPEE, MEDLY Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $7,535.62 Date 01/17/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIDAS, PATRICK M Employer name Town of Clarkson Amount $7,535.62 Date 01/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILIPOWICZ, CHRISTA L Employer name Town of Clarkson Amount $7,535.62 Date 04/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOY, ALLAN T Employer name Town of Clarkson Amount $7,535.62 Date 04/26/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JACQUELINE E Employer name Town of Clarkson Amount $7,535.62 Date 11/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UVENIO, NORA J Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $7,535.45 Date 09/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, SHERRI L Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $7,535.18 Date 04/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGTIN, JENNIFER J Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $7,535.16 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREDLE, LERIN C Employer name Orange County Amount $7,535.16 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMIGIEL, HELENE C Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $7,535.14 Date 02/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERYEA, MICHAEL J Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $7,535.10 Date 04/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACK, LAWRENCE A Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $7,535.03 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNTON, KRISTA M Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $7,534.84 Date 09/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, LISA A Employer name Town of Perry Amount $7,534.58 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSS, HEATHER L Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $7,534.55 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, CONNOR A Employer name Broome County Amount $7,534.38 Date 01/01/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEFE, KATHLEEN A Employer name Broome County Amount $7,534.38 Date 01/01/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVANCENA, KRISTINN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $7,534.23 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, CAROL A Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $7,534.08 Date 09/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARECKI, LISA M Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $7,533.72 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROUN, SHARON M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $7,533.57 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOI, MEI-WAH Employer name Cornell University Amount $7,533.50 Date 06/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANDERON, MARGIE Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $7,533.40 Date 10/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENMAN, LORETTA A Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $7,533.27 Date 04/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOLEY, DEBORAH A Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $7,533.25 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIPREY, CYNTHIA M Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $7,533.13 Date 01/25/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLMAN, ANTHONY E Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $7,533.00 Date 07/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, KAYLA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $7,533.00 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANNON, LAUREN E Employer name City of Geneva Amount $7,532.90 Date 01/23/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLOY-HOLMES, THERESE A Employer name Broome County Amount $7,532.55 Date 02/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, DONALD M Employer name Village of Fort Plain Amount $7,532.00 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLORES, LUCY Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $7,531.98 Date 11/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOEFFLER, BETTE JO Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $7,531.93 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELIG, BARBARA E Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $7,531.46 Date 11/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEWSON, DAWN M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $7,531.36 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, LISA A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $7,531.20 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, KIM Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $7,530.29 Date 08/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRBY, ALFRED H Employer name Canajoharie CSD Amount $7,530.00 Date 06/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, ALEXA R Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $7,530.00 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAIBORNE, IRENE A Employer name Bridgehampton UFSD Amount $7,530.00 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAINIS, HENRY A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $7,529.72 Date 06/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLHEATER, MELISSA C Employer name Remsen CSD Amount $7,529.72 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESPINOS-CADET, GLATZ M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $7,529.64 Date 11/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIBLET, DEBRA Employer name Education Department Amount $7,529.56 Date 03/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLINGHAST, TOMASA Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $7,529.08 Date 09/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUSSET, RAPHAEL D Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $7,528.97 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORROUGH, CLIFTON E Employer name Village of Palatine Bridge Amount $7,528.84 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, HELEN J Employer name City of Auburn Amount $7,528.77 Date 01/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIAU, CATHERINE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $7,528.63 Date 11/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBLIN, KIMBERLY A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $7,528.63 Date 11/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, DANIEL P Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $7,528.05 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System