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 SHIPMAN, JULIA M Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $8,936.66 Date 08/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODERICK, SHELBY R Employer name Comsewogue Public Library Amount $8,936.34 Date 03/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNDY, MARIE M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $8,936.32 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REES, RACHEL C Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $8,936.25 Date 05/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAU, CHRISTINE M Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $8,935.62 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDSTROM, JESSICA E Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $8,935.53 Date 04/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOURNIER, STEVEN M Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $8,934.85 Date 10/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTERSON, JOLENE D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $8,934.54 Date 08/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOFF, DAN M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $8,934.50 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, DIAMOND S Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $8,934.47 Date 09/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAHUT, KIMBERLY A Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $8,934.45 Date 12/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUPIEC, JO M Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $8,934.44 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAGER, CHARLES B Employer name Madison County Amount $8,934.26 Date 02/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARRINGTON, KATHYE Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $8,934.18 Date 08/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIMASZEWSKI, MICHELE A Employer name East Williston UFSD Amount $8,934.18 Date 07/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENISTON, JOSEPH W Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $8,933.96 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR, JANELLE M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $8,933.82 Date 01/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, MELISSA Employer name Millbrook CSD Amount $8,933.35 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTMAN, PHILIP B Employer name Cincinnatus CSD Amount $8,932.94 Date 09/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNBERGER, LAWRENCE S Employer name Erie County Amount $8,932.59 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, SHEILA M Employer name Town of Sodus Amount $8,932.44 Date 03/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERHUNE, DANIEL B Employer name Frewsburg CSD Amount $8,932.22 Date 10/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, JUSTIN M Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $8,932.15 Date 04/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEGLER, HOWARD J Employer name Melville Fire District Amount $8,932.00 Date 06/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNER, JENNIFER M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $8,931.75 Date 02/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICHVA, NICOLE M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $8,931.72 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL, PATRICIA S Employer name Clifton Pk-Halfmn Pub Libr Dis Amount $8,931.71 Date 08/11/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNWELL, HEATHER A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $8,931.65 Date 08/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARB, DENISE C Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $8,931.41 Date 01/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SOUZA, LAURA Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $8,931.38 Date 09/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESAW, PAUL C, JR Employer name Town of Tupper Lake Amount $8,931.01 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCHKE, CHRISTINE M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $8,931.00 Date 11/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUVAL, SCOTT F Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $8,931.00 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GING, KRISTEN L Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $8,930.19 Date 10/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNORS, BRIAN E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $8,930.00 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALPHONSE, JOSHUA C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $8,929.64 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIGER, VALERIE Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $8,929.01 Date 09/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINTON, SHANTA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $8,928.70 Date 09/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, MICHELLE M Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $8,928.69 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAY, KATHLEEN A Employer name Waverly CSD Amount $8,928.12 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOREY, KATHERINE M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $8,928.03 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEVLOR, SERENA R Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $8,927.80 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNRIKE, ELIZABETH R Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $8,927.71 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, KAEYON C Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $8,927.27 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSELL, DONNA Employer name Tuckahoe UFSD Amount $8,927.12 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUGHTON, JOHN D Employer name Town of Manheim Amount $8,927.10 Date 01/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULKNER, CATHY M Employer name Town of Wellsville Amount $8,926.82 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARREIRA, CHRISTINE Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $8,926.32 Date 01/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMORE, JUSTIN R Employer name Seneca County Amount $8,926.21 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOONAN, MICHELE F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $8,926.20 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEHIL, ELIZABETH M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $8,926.20 Date 10/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, MICHAEL L Employer name Livingston County Amount $8,926.12 Date 06/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNISON, VICTORIA A Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $8,925.28 Date 01/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVSEY, JESSICA L Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $8,925.13 Date 01/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, JEFFREY P Employer name Nassau Co Voc Edu & Ext Bd Amount $8,925.00 Date 05/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISKULA, BRITTANY N Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $8,925.00 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINKO, ERIC J Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $8,924.92 Date 06/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, DEREK L Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $8,924.76 Date 11/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERICLI, PATRICIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $8,924.31 Date 06/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCA, JOANNE M Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $8,924.00 Date 04/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APONTE, GLORIA Employer name City of Rochester Amount $8,923.66 Date 08/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRATOCHVIL, ROBERT Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $8,923.64 Date 07/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, MARY E Employer name Madison Co Ind Dev Agcy Amount $8,923.52 Date 12/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, BREANN M Employer name Franklin County Amount $8,923.50 Date 10/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARACENI, MATTHEW P Employer name Alexander CSD Amount $8,923.20 Date 10/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASKETT, STACY M Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $8,923.13 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, ROBYN T Employer name Greenburgh Graham UFSD Amount $8,923.08 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALWICK, COREY S, JR Employer name Ulster County Amount $8,922.77 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEBER, TIMOTHY J Employer name City of Rome Amount $8,922.68 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIGLIO, PETER Employer name South Beach Childrens Serv Amount $8,922.32 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, KERRY J Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $8,922.15 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, KEVIN M Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $8,922.00 Date 04/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, PRECIOUS K Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $8,921.98 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PABIS, ANGELA L Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $8,921.56 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSSE, MICHELE A Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $8,921.54 Date 10/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSAY, JANET M Employer name Menands UFSD Amount $8,921.41 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSE, REBECCA A Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $8,921.37 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, BRITTANY E Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $8,921.14 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, BARBARA A Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $8,920.48 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, DANIEL B Employer name Town of Whitestown Amount $8,920.19 Date 06/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRINO, JOSEPH Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $8,920.00 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURITO, MELISSA R Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $8,919.61 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCMITT, HEATHER A Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $8,919.53 Date 09/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLYARD, DEAN D Employer name Town of Montour Amount $8,919.40 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTIG, SANDRA B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $8,919.38 Date 05/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACIK, BRITTANY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $8,918.90 Date 01/05/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, HENRY V Employer name Town of Preble Amount $8,918.88 Date 07/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDS, JENNIFER M Employer name Schodack CSD Amount $8,918.85 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUKOLECA, WILLIAM M, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $8,918.84 Date 02/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEL, JOHN S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $8,918.76 Date 12/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYS, JASON R Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $8,918.57 Date 10/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLLES, DANIEL C Employer name Westfield CSD Amount $8,918.35 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, SHIRLEY J Employer name Fonda-Fultonville CSD Amount $8,918.18 Date 12/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESS, NERISSA C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $8,918.12 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKS, GERALD Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $8,917.58 Date 11/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBATON, ELVA M Employer name Poughkeepsie Publ Library Dis Amount $8,917.26 Date 12/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUXTON, BRITTANY L Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $8,916.90 Date 10/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAWEL, KATHARINA Employer name Honeoye CSD Amount $8,916.60 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIENTKIEWICZ, JANE M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $8,916.50 Date 10/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISBEE, MICHELLE A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $8,916.21 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System