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 SIMMONS, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $903.00 Date 01/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEWS, TIFFANY N Employer name Erie County Amount $902.89 Date 03/02/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRASHEAR, CARRIE A Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $902.88 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSCHLAG, EVAN L Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $902.75 Date 08/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BHANOTE, KATHERINE Employer name Hendrick Hudson Free Library Amount $902.69 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEGE, LINDA T Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $902.50 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, GLEN Employer name State Fair Ag & Markets Expo Amount $902.25 Date 02/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, SPENCER J Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $902.15 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, LORRAINE D Employer name Greece CSD Amount $901.80 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELMASHAD, SABAH S Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $901.69 Date 03/15/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, KAIA M Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $901.50 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARIAS, RANDY C Employer name Erie County Amount $901.40 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, BRITTANY E Employer name Herkimer County Amount $901.25 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENECAL, NOLAN W Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $901.25 Date 07/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORNOWSKI, DANIEL R Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $901.25 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKWITH, DYLAN T Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $901.25 Date 07/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENDEL, PETER Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $901.25 Date 07/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAHLEE, SEUNG YEON Employer name Guilderland Public Library Amount $901.19 Date 03/15/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, ERIC A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $901.18 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLAND, LISA S Employer name Webster CSD Amount $901.07 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASTUTO, SALVATORE P Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $900.99 Date 06/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERGOLIZZI, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $900.90 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, CYNTHIA D Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $900.72 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINERVA, DIANA M Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $900.63 Date 08/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VORSTADT, JOHN E Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $900.50 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENTECK, STEPHEN P Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $900.30 Date 07/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, JENNIFER L Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $900.12 Date 07/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATTANO, JOSEPH A Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $900.12 Date 08/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, DANIEL L Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $900.07 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, SANDRA J Employer name Poland CSD Amount $900.03 Date 03/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIN, HUI Employer name Assembly: Annual Temporary Amount $900.00 Date 06/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, JENNIFER A Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $900.00 Date 11/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLSTENHOLME, ERIN K Employer name City of Cortland Amount $900.00 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFEY, CAROLINE E Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $900.00 Date 07/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAITOVE, ANDREA R Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $900.00 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, PAUL Employer name Department of State Amount $900.00 Date 02/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PINO, SCOTT L Employer name Hicksville Fire District Amount $900.00 Date 01/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, NICOLE L Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $900.00 Date 11/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNON, DANIEL F Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $900.00 Date 05/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASS, DONALD R, JR Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $900.00 Date 04/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAGER, ELLEN S Employer name Minerva CSD Amount $900.00 Date 03/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESKEY, EDWI S Employer name New York Public Library Amount $900.00 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, MEGHAN B Employer name New York Public Library Amount $900.00 Date 09/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASS, AMBER L Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $900.00 Date 06/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA TOURETTE, NANETTE L Employer name State Fair Ag & Markets Expo Amount $900.00 Date 10/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, VICTORIA L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $900.00 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, CONNOR C Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $900.00 Date 12/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORKOWSKI, EDWARD R Employer name Town of Bradford Amount $900.00 Date 01/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COGSWELL, PHILLIP M Employer name Town of Bradford Amount $900.00 Date 05/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWAN-MURRAY, LYNETTE Employer name Town of Brutus Amount $900.00 Date 12/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RUSSELL A Employer name Town of Cuyler Amount $900.00 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, KEITH A Employer name Town of Cuyler Amount $900.00 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPPER, KAYLA M Employer name Town of Dannemora Amount $900.00 Date 09/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPILMAN, NATALIE J Employer name Town of Fowler Amount $900.00 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEDERMAIER, RONALD Employer name Town of Groveland Amount $900.00 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMITO, MARIANNE Employer name Town of Jewett Amount $900.00 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESCALL, DENNIS P Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $900.00 Date 10/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS VOGT, SANDRA J Employer name Town of Livonia Amount $900.00 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSINK, SCOTT L Employer name Town of Mina Amount $900.00 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARON, LESLIE B Employer name Town of Pound Ridge Amount $900.00 Date 01/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDNAGLE, THOMAS E Employer name Town of Rathbone Amount $900.00 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNER, ROGER E Employer name Town of Sangerfield Amount $900.00 Date 12/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERRONE, DE AYSIA M Employer name Town of Schodack Amount $900.00 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLB, DYLAN M Employer name Town of Schodack Amount $900.00 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMARIJA, LOGAN M Employer name Town of Schodack Amount $900.00 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAND, LEONARD S Employer name Town of Victory Amount $900.00 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, NANCY L Employer name Town of Victory Amount $900.00 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UBERT, RICHARD M Employer name Village of Amityville Amount $900.00 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGGI, ROBERT C Employer name Village of Le Roy Amount $900.00 Date 08/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, HANNAH E Employer name Village of Menands Amount $900.00 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEIGERT, BRIGITTE A Employer name Village of Middleport Amount $900.00 Date 07/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYNOR, JAMES M Employer name Village of Quogue Amount $900.00 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MILLETTE S Employer name Village of Voorheesville Amount $900.00 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, NICHOLAS Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $900.00 Date 08/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARACCIOLO, VINCENT Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $900.00 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLISZ, WENDY A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $900.00 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSAUD, ROLAND R Employer name Westchester County Amount $900.00 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, KRISTIN N Employer name Livingston County Amount $899.95 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, JAMIKA Employer name Field Library Amount $899.94 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTIV, MIKHAIL Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $899.78 Date 01/26/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORODIN-ROSSI, TERESA M Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $899.57 Date 10/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLAR, LANCE C Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $899.38 Date 10/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPYC, DAVID M Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $899.06 Date 07/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHILL, GEMMA C Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $898.94 Date 07/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEOCA, CHERYL A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $898.70 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORFANOUDAKIS, FRANCES Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $898.69 Date 06/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRICK, SHANNON N Employer name East Quogue UFSD Amount $898.54 Date 01/27/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, EVAN D Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $898.50 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, JAMES Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $898.38 Date 05/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSICO, JULIE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $898.36 Date 08/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, BARBARA J Employer name Naples CSD Amount $898.25 Date 04/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINUCCI, VINCENT J Employer name Town of Hyde Park Amount $898.24 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOL, DYLAN J Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $897.75 Date 08/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTISI, MARISA A Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $897.70 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARNUM, MORGAN E Employer name Copenhagen CSD Amount $897.57 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAVITT, GRANT W Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $897.50 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, TERESA J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $897.35 Date 10/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRATLEY, STEPHEN R Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $897.35 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLARD, JORDAN M Employer name Town of Lewiston Amount $897.25 Date 08/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONIN, CAROLE A Employer name Harborfields Public Library Amount $897.11 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System