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 WOOD, EVELYN M Employer name Town of Thurman Amount $9,915.20 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, SARAH E Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $9,915.07 Date 07/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTMAN, LAINIE A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $9,915.03 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICK, TYLER N Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $9,914.97 Date 08/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAHTI, PATRICIA A Employer name Erie County Amount $9,914.70 Date 01/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUSER, AMBER L Employer name Coxsackie-Athens CSD Amount $9,914.09 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, KE'SHAWN M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $9,914.00 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, JODELLE M Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $9,913.73 Date 03/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVERS, PHYLLIS Employer name Merrick Library Amount $9,913.71 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCHESTER, ROBERT C Employer name Chemung County Library Dist Amount $9,913.45 Date 04/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMIRTEPE, AYSUN Employer name Village of Solvay Amount $9,913.26 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKHARD, MARIA S Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $9,913.25 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILIMET, KENNETH Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $9,912.96 Date 07/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISTI, SHARYN L Employer name North Collins CSD Amount $9,912.94 Date 11/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JACQUELINE A Employer name Chenango County Amount $9,912.91 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCEK, HOLLY M Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $9,912.87 Date 12/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, ALBERT P Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $9,912.77 Date 12/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREGAN, KELLY E Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $9,912.54 Date 05/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FORGE, ANNA M Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $9,912.38 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKOWITZ, JENNIFER L Employer name Education Department Amount $9,912.38 Date 01/12/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSLIN, TYLER W Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $9,912.20 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTILLO, EVELYN L Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $9,912.00 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, RUTH Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $9,911.63 Date 11/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINDS, KATRINA D Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $9,910.55 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, THOMAS J Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $9,910.49 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGLA-ZANGRILLI, MARIA T Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $9,910.46 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKE, KAREN M Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $9,910.27 Date 03/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, MARK A Employer name Seneca County Amount $9,910.21 Date 08/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLOWE, COLLIN J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $9,910.13 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, AMANDA E Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $9,910.07 Date 03/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, COREY J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $9,909.74 Date 11/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA POINTE, LUKE J Employer name Clinton County Amount $9,909.39 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRY, HERNETTA C Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $9,909.08 Date 03/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENHARD, MICHAEL K Employer name Schroon Lake CSD Amount $9,909.00 Date 04/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUOMO, JOSEPH A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $9,908.78 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, MICHAEL D Employer name Town of Schuyler Falls Amount $9,908.73 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, CHEZZARAY D Employer name Monroe County Amount $9,908.67 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGERON, LYNETTE E Employer name Crown Point CSD Amount $9,908.52 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULTS, NANCY L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $9,908.41 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISCIOTTA, PATRICIA B Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $9,908.39 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERBY, JONATHAN Employer name Nassau County Amount $9,907.97 Date 07/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, MINLING Employer name Town of Erin Amount $9,907.78 Date 08/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRANGE, DAVID K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $9,907.77 Date 12/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONGIOVANNI, JOSEPH P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $9,907.66 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTISTI, ALBERT L Employer name Opp/Ephr-St.John CSD Amount $9,907.29 Date 11/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADLICK, AUTUMN S Employer name Binghamton Childrens Services Amount $9,907.21 Date 12/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WUNDER, JULIE A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $9,906.86 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKICKE, CAROL E Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $9,906.72 Date 05/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUK, JAMES F, III Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $9,906.64 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANOLA, DONNA M Employer name Town of Coxsackie Amount $9,906.46 Date 03/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINUCANE, TERESA M Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $9,906.27 Date 11/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGOSTINO, ALEX A Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,906.12 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JULIA M Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,906.12 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVILLE, KYLE M Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,906.12 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, JULIA M Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,906.12 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GRAFF, KEVIN D Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,906.12 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERALDO, ALEXSIS R Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,906.12 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLTZ, TYLOR J Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,906.12 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOZLEY, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,906.12 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, STEPHEN J Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,906.12 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAZNOWSKI, NICHOLAS J Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,906.12 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHLENBECK, ARON J, JR Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,906.12 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAWON, JAIMEE L Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,906.12 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, SEAN A Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,906.12 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACLAIR, JORDAN R Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,906.12 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACIE, BRANDON P Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,906.12 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLOW, JUSTIN T Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,906.12 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATSON, ALANA M Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,906.12 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATYJAKOWSKI, NATHAN A Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,906.12 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOUGH, SHAWN C Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,906.12 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MODERA, PAUL J Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,906.12 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRISH, CORNELL, III Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,906.12 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLANCO, IBELKA Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,906.12 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTACH, MATTHEW K Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,906.12 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADY, ROBERT W Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,906.12 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, SHERDAY N Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,906.12 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWAB, BRIAN H Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,906.12 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, SEAN M Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,906.12 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVES, TRAVIS J Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,906.12 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROHMEIER, ANDREA M Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,906.12 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAUGER, AMANDA L Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,906.12 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEGAN, ALEX V Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,906.12 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARROYO, THERESA F Employer name Hauppauge Public Library Amount $9,905.91 Date 06/17/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAURLE, ERIC M Employer name Washington County Amount $9,905.34 Date 08/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIBELLI, ADELINE A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $9,905.02 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDOZA, JUANITA F Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $9,904.74 Date 06/13/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MARLA J Employer name Brookfield CSD Amount $9,904.44 Date 10/20/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIABLE, JOSEPH E Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $9,904.35 Date 11/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, SHANON E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $9,904.16 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALKHOURI, BASEMAH Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $9,904.16 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEY, CONCETTA F Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $9,904.06 Date 09/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEE, BALYNDA Y Employer name Allegany Limestone CSD Amount $9,903.77 Date 03/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREEN, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Catskill Amount $9,903.45 Date 04/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, KELLY S Employer name Tioga County Amount $9,903.44 Date 12/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DENA M Employer name Sullivan West CSD Amount $9,903.35 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLINGTON, EVANGELIA Employer name Cornell University Amount $9,903.04 Date 10/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAWSON, JEREMY S Employer name Town of Friendship Amount $9,902.82 Date 06/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TROWBRIDGE, SARAH R Employer name Village of Holley Amount $9,902.56 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILIERO, ANNA Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $9,901.52 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DEBORAH J Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $9,901.39 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System