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 GARRISON, SUSAN A Employer name Village of Colonie Amount $9,732.75 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERAM, SASHA E Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $9,732.57 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, TODD M Employer name Town of Saranac Amount $9,732.51 Date 07/12/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, PATRICK M Employer name Orange County Amount $9,732.30 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAUB, RENEE C Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $9,732.25 Date 04/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLEBY, ELIZABETH K Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $9,732.23 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEILL, KAREN M Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $9,732.13 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSARETTI, ALETHA J Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $9,731.47 Date 10/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHILL, MEGAN L Employer name Albany County Amount $9,731.25 Date 02/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, STACEY A Employer name Livingston County Amount $9,731.23 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WECKERLE, TERRIE N J Employer name Erie County Amount $9,731.18 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LORI A Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $9,730.96 Date 10/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALGADO, ANAYANTZIN L Employer name City of Albany Amount $9,730.82 Date 01/17/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, BARBARA A Employer name Marion CSD Amount $9,730.46 Date 04/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUNKER, JUSTIN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $9,730.44 Date 12/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, HANNAH M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $9,730.10 Date 04/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRADY, RYAN P Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $9,730.02 Date 05/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLALTA, JOSE E Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $9,730.00 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEALY, REGINALD A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $9,729.87 Date 11/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRYGER, ALLISON M Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $9,729.83 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGRETO, FRANK A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $9,729.56 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCTOR, STEVEN J, II Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $9,729.53 Date 09/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, BROOKE E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $9,729.50 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, THOMAS J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $9,729.45 Date 12/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIERNAN, PETER C Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $9,729.11 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, HEATHER J Employer name Wellsville CSD Amount $9,729.10 Date 10/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIMER, ROBERT E L Employer name Oxford CSD Amount $9,728.20 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, HELGA R Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $9,727.52 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISTER, ROBERT R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $9,727.20 Date 12/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIMES, NOLLY Employer name Orange County Amount $9,727.20 Date 09/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, LAURI R Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $9,727.13 Date 02/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUYAR, KYLE R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $9,727.03 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATT, KRISTEN M Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $9,726.89 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, JEFFREY R Employer name Village of Dryden Amount $9,726.50 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTROSS, MARY ELLEN Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $9,726.38 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, KATHLEEN A Employer name Marion CSD Amount $9,726.05 Date 02/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONESTEEL, EVAN A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $9,725.98 Date 11/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACAGLIA, JOAN D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $9,725.74 Date 01/19/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, LISA D Employer name Campbell Savona CSD Amount $9,725.72 Date 03/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, DONNA L Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $9,725.64 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTENBERGER, JOSEPH A Employer name Holbrook Fire District Amount $9,725.50 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCIVI, ROBERT A Employer name Otsego County Amount $9,725.41 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORRIS, TAISHA Y Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $9,725.41 Date 06/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPLOWITZ, SHAYNE L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $9,724.88 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRERO, JOSHUA A Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $9,724.86 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZWIERSKI, MICHELE Employer name Merrick Library Amount $9,724.20 Date 10/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACY, TARYN L Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $9,724.01 Date 11/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALEY, JAMES W Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $9,724.00 Date 04/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POUND, TRACY A Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $9,723.95 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANCY, RENEE S Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $9,723.41 Date 04/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLEY, STEVEN P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $9,723.23 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROH, JONATHAN C Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $9,722.63 Date 12/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABARE, ERIN M Employer name Milford CSD Amount $9,722.43 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENNE, LUKE P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $9,722.24 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, JEREMY D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $9,722.24 Date 05/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JAMES W Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $9,722.20 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDLIN, MARILYN P Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $9,721.76 Date 10/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSGEN, NICHOLAS R Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $9,721.73 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONTI, JULIA M Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $9,721.54 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURCELL, ALLISON M Employer name Nassau County Amount $9,721.35 Date 12/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADDOCK, KATHERINE M Employer name Washington County Amount $9,721.09 Date 06/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LA BASTIDE, DONNA M Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $9,720.86 Date 11/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, RENEE F Employer name Tioga CSD Amount $9,720.81 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIRTHMANN, CORY E Employer name Village of New Paltz Amount $9,720.00 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, SUZANNE T Employer name Salem CSD Amount $9,719.91 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, AUTUMN L Employer name Town of Wheatfield Amount $9,719.84 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, GWENDY S Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $9,719.73 Date 11/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIL, SUZANNE Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $9,719.69 Date 11/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADURA, ERICA C Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $9,719.57 Date 09/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBHARD, SARAH S Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $9,718.75 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFFEY, JOANNE Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $9,718.67 Date 12/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISLEY, JEFFREY L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $9,718.36 Date 10/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTA, DANIEL J Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $9,717.74 Date 04/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAY, JOHN D Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $9,717.60 Date 07/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, ANNE M Employer name Syosset Public Library Amount $9,717.55 Date 01/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLURI, ANTHONY F Employer name Village of Deferiet Amount $9,717.50 Date 10/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRANCE, EMMA Employer name Peru CSD Amount $9,717.26 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGONIA, ROBERT M Employer name Town of Austerlitz Amount $9,717.00 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCH, TREVER W Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $9,716.96 Date 11/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DEREK Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $9,716.64 Date 11/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, GEORGINA R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $9,716.37 Date 12/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, BRENDA J Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $9,716.31 Date 04/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUSE, DONNA M Employer name Oneida County Amount $9,716.21 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, NYDIA H Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $9,715.80 Date 10/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, RODNEY K Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $9,715.54 Date 09/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLEY, MERRITT C Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $9,715.12 Date 01/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, KESHA M Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $9,715.01 Date 12/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUMILOWICZ, NICOLE M Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $9,714.59 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURANT, DALE H Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $9,714.08 Date 07/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUEGER, JASON H Employer name Village of Goshen Amount $9,714.00 Date 07/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNZ, MORGAN L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $9,713.93 Date 11/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, KEVIN M Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $9,713.65 Date 05/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONACASA, JULIA M Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $9,713.57 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, HAROLD D Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $9,713.36 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, BRIAN S Employer name Village of Head of The Harbor Amount $9,713.17 Date 12/29/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LATHROP, TANYA F Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $9,713.04 Date 06/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEROZZI, DARIA C Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $9,713.01 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLAND, LAUREN E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $9,712.50 Date 08/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, KRISTY A Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $9,712.50 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ERICA L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $9,712.44 Date 07/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System