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 NEWMAN, KYLE C Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $9,549.83 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALELLA, STEPHEN, SR Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $9,549.71 Date 09/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORD, MARIA G Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $9,549.71 Date 09/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLLEY, ANNE MARIE Employer name Ellicottville CSD Amount $9,549.15 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENIS, KEVIN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $9,549.08 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, DAVID R Employer name Town of Sand Lake Amount $9,549.05 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, KELLY S Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $9,548.69 Date 04/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELAN, JAMES S Employer name Oyster Bay Sewer District Amount $9,548.50 Date 06/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMMER, DANIELLE R Employer name Genesee County Amount $9,548.49 Date 02/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHWAMLE, NORMAN R Employer name Town of Inlet Amount $9,548.49 Date 01/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUPPEN, JOHN M Employer name Steuben County Amount $9,548.16 Date 02/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REAMER, JARED M Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $9,548.14 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOUINARD, MELISSA M Employer name Cambridge CSD Amount $9,548.00 Date 02/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGER, JOHANNA M Employer name Montgomery County Amount $9,547.97 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADLEY, TRACI L Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $9,547.93 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWELL, DAVID R Employer name Office Parks,Rec & Hist Pres Amount $9,547.86 Date 05/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, WILLIAM P Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $9,547.72 Date 11/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURDOCK, LINDA A Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $9,547.68 Date 11/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, KYLE T Employer name Dutchess County Amount $9,547.50 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLOW, BRIAN J Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $9,547.43 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARGILL, ETHAN H Employer name Orange County Amount $9,547.15 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITALE, SUSAN D Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $9,546.82 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTT, CYNTHIA L Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $9,546.74 Date 08/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSGROVE, DEAN O Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $9,546.71 Date 11/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, ELIZABETH A Employer name Newfield CSD Amount $9,546.58 Date 01/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, JOHN K Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $9,546.50 Date 09/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LEONARDO, SOFIA Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $9,546.27 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANIEWICZ, MARK R Employer name Schuyler County Amount $9,546.17 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, MATTHEW R C Employer name Garrison UFSD Amount $9,546.00 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JABONASKI, MICHAEL J Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $9,545.82 Date 07/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOEBES, JENNIFER C Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $9,545.66 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTROWSKI, SANDRA J Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $9,545.64 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, KAREN L Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $9,545.50 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, JOSEPH M Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $9,545.26 Date 07/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, ROBERT M Employer name Village of Babylon Amount $9,545.25 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDY, JACK A Employer name North Bellmore Public Library Amount $9,545.00 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAIDMAN, KEITH M Employer name Holbrook Fire District Amount $9,545.00 Date 11/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HORA, KELLEY E Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $9,544.58 Date 11/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, STEPHEN E Employer name De Ruyter CSD Amount $9,544.43 Date 01/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, AMY A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $9,544.28 Date 09/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, WENDY A Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $9,544.18 Date 04/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATHERS, TREJOUR M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $9,544.10 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, JO ANNE Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $9,543.41 Date 10/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOVERN, JENNY Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $9,543.41 Date 04/26/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOL, JAYNA L M Employer name Opp/Ephr-St.John CSD Amount $9,543.27 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JUDY J Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $9,543.09 Date 04/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARDIS, VICTORIA D Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $9,542.79 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANOVA, BRUCE A, JR Employer name Village of Whitney Point Amount $9,542.78 Date 01/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYES, SAMANTHA A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $9,542.66 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARO, DONNA A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $9,542.61 Date 10/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUBERMAN, STUART D Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $9,541.55 Date 01/23/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANGER, RYAN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $9,541.43 Date 12/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERP, NICOLINA Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $9,541.43 Date 10/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARKS, CLAIRE Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $9,541.42 Date 02/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITHERS, SARA L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $9,541.23 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRUSS, BARBARA H Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $9,540.86 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDLE, BOBBI JO H Employer name Sharon Springs CSD Amount $9,540.70 Date 01/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARONE, ANNAMARIE Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $9,540.02 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRON, SUE A Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $9,540.00 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, THERESA L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $9,539.94 Date 09/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERRINGTON, ROBERT C Employer name Town of Cairo Amount $9,539.54 Date 12/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMER, TAKEIMA Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $9,539.49 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, LAURA J Employer name North Babylon Public Library Amount $9,539.05 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, KATHLEEN M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $9,539.04 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREER, LAURA Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $9,538.82 Date 06/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPETTI, ZOE L Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $9,538.67 Date 06/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHREYS, THOMAS A Employer name Village of Northport Amount $9,538.55 Date 10/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEONARD, BARBARA Employer name Schenectady County Amount $9,538.48 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, WILLIAM T Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $9,538.44 Date 07/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, STEPHEN Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $9,538.38 Date 12/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REITMEIER, HOLLY L Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $9,538.32 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, JASON F Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $9,538.15 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTOS, DEBRA M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $9,538.13 Date 09/12/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, BARBARA H Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $9,537.99 Date 03/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, MATTHEW D Employer name Cornell University Amount $9,537.88 Date 11/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETCH, WILLIAM G Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $9,537.76 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, KRISTA M Employer name Town of Constantia Amount $9,537.29 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, STANLEY E, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $9,536.89 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRACANE, JENNA A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $9,536.71 Date 06/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHAN, JENNIFER Employer name Cleary School Deaf Children Amount $9,536.45 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, LYNN M Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $9,536.29 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOARDMAN, JESSICA S Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $9,535.41 Date 11/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, ROXANNE R Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $9,535.36 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BONNIE J Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $9,535.25 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSLIGUA, ERICA M Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 24 Amount $9,535.14 Date 10/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSELMO, KAREN E Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $9,534.99 Date 05/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASPARINI, TODD M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $9,534.85 Date 01/23/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUD, AMBER E Employer name Otsego County Amount $9,534.67 Date 10/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLTTILA, SUSAN M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $9,534.34 Date 12/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRIS, STEPHANIE Employer name Village of New Hyde Park Amount $9,534.25 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERT, STEPHEN C Employer name Town of Liberty Amount $9,534.00 Date 05/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, GABRIELA E Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $9,533.76 Date 02/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRA, RICHARD C Employer name City of Watertown Amount $9,533.35 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, JEONG-HWA Employer name Nassau County Amount $9,532.93 Date 09/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, MICHAEL W, II Employer name Chemung County Amount $9,532.77 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAQUE, YASMEEN Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $9,532.76 Date 06/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOUSSAINT, ROLANDE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $9,532.69 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, TAZE C Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $9,532.60 Date 12/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BAIGE, JONI M Employer name Village of Mohawk Amount $9,532.25 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINGARO, JOHN M, III Employer name Dewitt Fire District Amount $9,531.73 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System