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 CRUMMEY, PETER G, JR Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $667.15 Date 05/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORGETT, ABBY M Employer name City of Watervliet Amount $667.00 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREER, CLIFFORD W Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $667.00 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURNEY, JUSTIN D Employer name Town of Lee Amount $667.00 Date 07/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, NICOLE E Employer name Prattsburgh CSD Amount $666.96 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, RACHEL M Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $666.90 Date 02/23/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONSKY, ABIGAIL F Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $666.64 Date 05/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIROFFI, KRISTA K Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $666.56 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MULLEN, JUSTIN M Employer name Town of Coeymans Amount $666.40 Date 04/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELIAS, RHODA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $666.25 Date 10/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADOW, LINDSAY M Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $666.25 Date 01/26/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHATTUCK, BROOKE M Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $666.23 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEY, EMILY E Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $666.04 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRINER, JUSTIN H Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $666.00 Date 10/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAFFREY, PATRICIA A Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $665.87 Date 10/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGRON, ANTONIA Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $665.82 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRY, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Rosendale Amount $665.41 Date 05/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA FOUNTAIN, HALONA L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $665.17 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, ALEXA G Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $665.02 Date 05/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, ABBY J Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $665.00 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOLL, BENJAMIN B Employer name City of Albany Amount $665.00 Date 07/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DANIEL S Employer name City of Albany Amount $665.00 Date 07/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKHAM, BIAGINA M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $665.00 Date 01/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, TRISTIN S Employer name Southern Cayuga CSD Amount $665.00 Date 05/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOVER, ANNA C Employer name Town of Clayton Amount $665.00 Date 07/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERWIN, ANNABELLA R Employer name Town of North Greenbush Amount $665.00 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLER, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Town of Rushford Amount $665.00 Date 07/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRADO, HEATHER A Employer name Oswego County Amount $664.96 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PIER, MONICA J Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $664.93 Date 02/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINK, JENNIFER R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $664.82 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, TODD M Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $664.80 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, TAMARA L Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $664.75 Date 12/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, STEPHANIE A Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $664.72 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASSENHAUSEN, LYNNE M Employer name Town of Ontario Amount $664.72 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SHARON Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $664.52 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPKE, REBECCA M Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $664.51 Date 10/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, KENNETH R Employer name Columbia County Amount $664.39 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDINO, ROBERT S K Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $664.21 Date 06/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, SHELIA L Employer name Orange County Amount $664.00 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESBITT, ANDREW E Employer name Steuben County Amount $664.00 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, DANIELLE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $663.94 Date 03/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLVIN, ERIC M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $663.76 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHOE, ADAM R Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $663.75 Date 07/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VREELAND, JENNIFER E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $663.57 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, FAWN L Employer name Eldred CSD Amount $663.44 Date 05/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLEKAN, MEGAN A Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $663.38 Date 07/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLOCCO, KATHRYN M Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $663.36 Date 10/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, MAIA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $662.94 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKARD, DOROTHY M Employer name Weedsport CSD Amount $662.64 Date 05/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORDE, FELICIA J Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $662.50 Date 12/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUANNO, MARIE C Employer name Town of Arietta Amount $662.25 Date 12/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUGIE, CHERYL K Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $662.22 Date 03/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA QUAY, TAMMY L Employer name City of Oneida Amount $661.96 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, MATTHEW G Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $661.50 Date 09/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEYWOOD, STEPHEN L Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $661.48 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, AYESHA R Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $661.44 Date 07/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMPF, ANNA C Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $661.36 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, GRACE H Employer name Town of Islip Amount $661.32 Date 07/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, KAREN Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $661.22 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAUF, OLIVIA A Employer name Palmyra Community Library Amount $660.96 Date 09/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLADONATO, JOSEPH A Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $660.94 Date 06/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, MARTY J Employer name Livingston County Amount $660.92 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARKE, PATRICK J Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $660.57 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONA, ANDREW P Employer name Village of Walden Amount $660.52 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HANSSON, KARLEEN M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $660.36 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASCH, BARBARA A Employer name Albany County Amount $660.32 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, SCOTT C Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $660.25 Date 09/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNTERT, MICHAEL A Employer name Middleburgh CSD Amount $660.25 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERBERGER, DONNA M Employer name Town of Ogden Amount $660.06 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, EMMA I Employer name Schenectady County Amount $660.05 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHICHESTER, ANNA R Employer name Cornell University Amount $660.01 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, KEVIN A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $660.00 Date 10/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, KIANA D Employer name Orange County Amount $660.00 Date 06/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, MARGARET C Employer name Rensselaer City School Dist Amount $660.00 Date 11/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLORD, SARAH E Employer name Town of Cohocton Amount $660.00 Date 07/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARASEK, JAMES L Employer name Town of Granby Amount $660.00 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNY, RYAN M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $660.00 Date 06/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, COURTNEY L Employer name Town of Lee Amount $660.00 Date 08/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, TYLER H Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $660.00 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASLOW, HOWARD M Employer name Village of East Hills Amount $660.00 Date 12/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, PAMELA D Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $659.64 Date 08/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TANEEA N Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $659.60 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILANTEWICZ, LYNNE A Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $659.46 Date 02/10/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIDWELL, MADISON M Employer name Town of Coeymans Amount $659.25 Date 07/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URKEVICH, DEBORAH L Employer name City of Mechanicville Amount $659.21 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORFLEET, JUSTIN P Employer name Oswego County Amount $659.20 Date 11/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAYEGH, SHARLENE Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $659.09 Date 03/15/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINTHAUPT, AMY L Employer name Chemung County Amount $659.07 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITIELLO, VIRGINIA M Employer name Rockland County Amount $659.06 Date 10/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACH, JILL M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $658.89 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABEL, DENISE M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $658.88 Date 12/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JUDY L Employer name Watkins Glen-CSD Amount $658.87 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZAK, JAMES S Employer name Ronkonkoma Fire District Amount $658.81 Date 05/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AULT, ANDREW J, III Employer name Town of Mohawk Amount $658.75 Date 05/29/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOFFETT, DINA M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $658.56 Date 07/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, ROBERT A Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $658.38 Date 01/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARASIMOWICZ, CHRISTY Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $658.12 Date 04/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEASAW, ANITA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $657.91 Date 08/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, DERRICK G Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $657.61 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOOM, TEVIN D Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $657.54 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System