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 HOBSON, DAVID A, III Employer name City of Albany Amount $4,497.36 Date 02/08/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, SUSANNE M Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $4,496.95 Date 09/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, SEAN G Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,496.50 Date 05/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHIPPS, MARIA S Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $4,495.74 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALLARD, PHYLLIP J Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $4,495.51 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUBE, QUINCIE M Employer name Village of Springville Amount $4,495.50 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAUM, KIERA B Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $4,495.31 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FREITAS, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Mount Kisco Amount $4,495.27 Date 11/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, GARY J Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $4,495.25 Date 01/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICHENHOLTZ, JOSEPH Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $4,495.21 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAPIRO, ALYSE Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $4,495.20 Date 02/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINSON, JOHN H Employer name Town of Gardiner Amount $4,495.00 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, MICHAEL K Employer name Town of Gardiner Amount $4,495.00 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC FADDEN, BRYAN P Employer name Village of Schoharie Amount $4,495.00 Date 07/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VOGEL, BRANDY K Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $4,495.00 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAVITT, GRANT W Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $4,495.00 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYNOR, DANIELLE M Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $4,494.75 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, DENISE L Employer name Town of Camden Amount $4,494.00 Date 07/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POHORILETS, TETYANA M Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $4,494.00 Date 12/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELLON, ROBERT J Employer name Village of Highland Falls Amount $4,493.75 Date 04/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELL, EMANUEL Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,493.53 Date 06/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, ANDREW J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $4,493.31 Date 09/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPPERMANN, DON Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $4,493.06 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MELINDA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $4,492.97 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, DAVID S Employer name Village of Walden Amount $4,492.65 Date 12/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBB, MICHELE L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $4,492.51 Date 02/07/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARA-COLE, JACQUELINE L Employer name Roscoe CSD Amount $4,492.50 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, SHANTA M L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $4,492.35 Date 01/05/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYCE, HEATHER C Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $4,492.32 Date 06/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEKINGS, KELLI L Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,492.12 Date 06/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULP, TARON S Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $4,492.01 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, NICOLE L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $4,491.96 Date 02/02/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, PAUL A Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $4,491.96 Date 02/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, ANNE-MARIE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,491.84 Date 06/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINCK, MELANIE P Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,491.40 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNISER, MARGARET Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $4,491.40 Date 10/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMERSON, MARY Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $4,491.00 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, RYAN T Employer name Cornell University Amount $4,490.00 Date 02/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICIAGA, CAROL M Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $4,489.83 Date 06/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELAN, KAREN M Employer name Gold Coast Pub Lib District Amount $4,489.63 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIN, ASHLEY L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $4,489.60 Date 05/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVIERI, ANDREW H Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $4,489.44 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, JOANNE Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $4,488.61 Date 10/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROGAN, LESLEY A Employer name Town of Floyd Amount $4,488.00 Date 04/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARETTE, MARK E Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $4,488.00 Date 07/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, LASHEIKA S Employer name Buffalo Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $4,487.78 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURTNEY, MATTHEW E Employer name Erie County Amount $4,487.59 Date 07/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERQUEIRA, CATHI L Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $4,487.54 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETMAN, WANDA L Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $4,487.44 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CANDACE M Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $4,487.41 Date 11/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMARDO, DIANNA L Employer name Oriskany CSD Amount $4,487.32 Date 10/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, CASEY J Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $4,487.31 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLINS, JANNETTE A Employer name Columbia County Amount $4,487.14 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNE, KATHLEEN I Employer name Town of Pembroke Amount $4,487.12 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, DENISE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,487.00 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACCHETTA, KAYLEIGH M Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $4,486.57 Date 12/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUKA, ROBIN L Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $4,486.40 Date 12/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NALLY, DAWN M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $4,486.36 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, PATRICK F Employer name Assembly: Annual Temporary Amount $4,486.00 Date 02/01/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLIAN, BRIAN E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,486.00 Date 06/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDERMOTT, NANCY E Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $4,485.98 Date 05/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGSKIN, JAMES T Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $4,485.93 Date 09/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, NORMA B Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $4,485.84 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TADDEO, DENISE M Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $4,485.84 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, SUSAN L Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $4,485.69 Date 05/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, JEFFREY B Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $4,485.40 Date 06/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHARD, MARY K Employer name Cazenovia CSD Amount $4,485.30 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORMODY, JEFFREY Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $4,485.28 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSTON, JEWEL E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $4,485.26 Date 08/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, JOSEPH G Employer name Town of Evans Amount $4,485.05 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, BROOKE S Employer name Cortland County Amount $4,485.04 Date 02/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUNKST, TIA L Employer name Seneca County Amount $4,484.59 Date 06/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEIDEN, JOHN J Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $4,484.54 Date 01/17/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKERBERG, THOMAS C Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $4,484.21 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODKIN, SUSAN L Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $4,483.84 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETMORE, KENNETH Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $4,483.82 Date 01/26/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENATOVICH, KATHERINE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $4,483.50 Date 04/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWD, WILLIAM E Employer name Town of Wilton Amount $4,483.12 Date 11/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRAM, MARY E Employer name Erie County Amount $4,482.94 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONVILLE, WILLIAM D Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $4,482.76 Date 01/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENSA, JOCELYN M Employer name Cleary School Deaf Children Amount $4,482.50 Date 01/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALARICO, LAURA Employer name Town of Southeast Amount $4,482.25 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, JEFFREY C Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $4,481.99 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLOWMAN, HEATHER E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $4,481.68 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTO, CASEY A Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $4,481.62 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, PETER M Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $4,481.54 Date 06/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLACCHI, KAREN A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $4,481.52 Date 02/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, ANDREW J Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $4,481.44 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOWETT, RONALD D Employer name Town of German Flatts Amount $4,481.28 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGUSA, BRYAN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $4,481.25 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORICCHIO, STEPHANIE B Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $4,481.25 Date 06/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, LYNN M Employer name Town of Constantia Amount $4,480.35 Date 07/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, CHRISTINE M Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $4,480.35 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASIRICO, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $4,480.00 Date 05/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICALSI, TAYLOR C Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $4,480.00 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ROSEMARY Employer name Village of Buchanan Amount $4,480.00 Date 05/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARMION, KAYLEIGH E Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $4,479.75 Date 02/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUBSCHER, SHYANNE R Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $4,479.73 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, ROSHELLE S Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $4,479.59 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSCAGLIA, DIANE M Employer name Erie County Amount $4,479.42 Date 01/23/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System