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 DIETERICH, SARA D Employer name Town of Islip Amount $8,866.52 Date 07/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORDLAND, DANE G Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $8,866.50 Date 07/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSS, ALUN F Employer name Oneida County Amount $8,866.15 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, ELBA D Employer name Erie County Amount $8,866.14 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, JASON D Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $8,866.04 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, BRENDA L Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $8,865.97 Date 01/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNY, MICHAEL W Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $8,865.81 Date 09/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, SANDRA E Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $8,865.67 Date 02/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBOSA, GABRIEL G Employer name Westchester County Amount $8,865.50 Date 06/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKY, AUSTIN J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $8,865.24 Date 07/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAIN, TROY A Employer name City of Beacon Amount $8,865.15 Date 12/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, DAWN M Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $8,864.57 Date 03/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULMER, LOU ANN Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $8,864.49 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFF, LUCIANO MJ Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $8,864.37 Date 11/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, EVE M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $8,864.01 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBLIN, ANNE C Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $8,863.86 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESSOA, TANISHA L Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $8,863.61 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, EILEEN M Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $8,863.49 Date 08/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DEANNA L Employer name Cuba Rushford CSD Amount $8,863.18 Date 09/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHANSON, PATRICIA L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $8,863.00 Date 01/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, LISA A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $8,862.97 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, KENNETH G, III Employer name Village of Hamilton Amount $8,862.95 Date 11/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURDETTE, SHEELA M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $8,862.78 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANG, NANCY P Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $8,862.16 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORAN, TIMOTHY J Employer name North Shore Public Library Dis Amount $8,861.74 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONDO, CHELSI L Employer name Malone CSD Amount $8,861.28 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORER, DASHAWN M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $8,861.24 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNN, ALYCIA A Employer name Mechanicville City School Dist Amount $8,860.80 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, STEFFAN I Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $8,860.60 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLA, EDWIN E Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $8,860.33 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUEGER, DANIELLE L Employer name Office NYS Inspector General Amount $8,860.26 Date 12/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTER, BRANDI L Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $8,860.15 Date 09/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARPULLA, SAMUEL J Employer name Greece CSD Amount $8,859.90 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYHODA, DAWN M Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,859.89 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARLEY, LAURETTE J Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $8,859.80 Date 04/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENOCI, ROSA, MRS Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $8,859.68 Date 02/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRBY, NICOLE C Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $8,859.54 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEGEY, KAITLIN M Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $8,857.94 Date 10/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, GRANT D Employer name Livingston County Amount $8,857.65 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUMELL, DANIEL D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $8,857.55 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, SUSAN A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $8,857.53 Date 02/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TALICIA D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $8,857.52 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL SIGNORE, CHRISTINE M Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $8,857.27 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROSER, SCOTT E Employer name West Islip Fire District Amount $8,857.26 Date 08/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELCHER, ANN M Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $8,857.20 Date 06/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKERSON, LORI L Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $8,857.20 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYSIO, TINA Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $8,856.86 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEITHARDT, MICHAEL A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $8,856.56 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANDY, SCOTT P Employer name Village of Broadalbin Amount $8,856.12 Date 07/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRIGODICH, RUSSELL K Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $8,856.00 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZUR, JAMES M Employer name Village of Blasdell Amount $8,856.00 Date 12/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOMANGINO, JEROME N Employer name Village of Wappingers Falls Amount $8,855.99 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LITTS, ERIN E Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $8,855.98 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALIANI, MAUREEN A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $8,855.88 Date 09/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYERS, TREVOR H Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $8,855.68 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, DEBORAH A Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $8,855.58 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, DONALD R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $8,855.01 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRACAO, MARK N Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $8,854.98 Date 12/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUDRY, JACQUELINE A Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $8,854.90 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, BARBARA L Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $8,854.47 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, BENJAMIN J Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $8,854.45 Date 05/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIMELRICK, CLAUDE A Employer name Town of Northumberland Amount $8,854.32 Date 06/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTLEY, JANICE B Employer name Department of State Amount $8,854.17 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAASDORP, DANIEL E Employer name Village of Cattaraugus Amount $8,854.16 Date 02/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, RODERICK F Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $8,854.11 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIUFRE, GIUSEPPE Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $8,853.56 Date 07/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, HANS R Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $8,853.31 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, BRIAN T Employer name Town of Neversink Amount $8,853.30 Date 01/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARIGLIANO, BARBARA A Employer name Town of Neversink Amount $8,853.30 Date 01/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUSATERI, CHRISTINE N Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $8,853.18 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAENTZLER, REGINA M Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $8,852.98 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, NANCY J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $8,852.75 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, TRACEY L Employer name Frewsburg CSD Amount $8,852.67 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, JESSICA I Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $8,852.52 Date 12/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAVALA, JACQUELINE L Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $8,852.37 Date 04/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, ROBERT J Employer name Brentwood Fire District Amount $8,852.16 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAGEL, HEIDI A Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $8,851.79 Date 11/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EURICH, MARY B Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $8,851.78 Date 09/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, ROBERT K Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $8,851.78 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, CATHERINE Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $8,851.78 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASCIC, TAMMY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $8,851.77 Date 06/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOT, JEFFREY A Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $8,851.71 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SESNIE, MATTHEW J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $8,850.48 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $8,850.43 Date 12/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, PATRICIA D Employer name Town of West Turin Amount $8,850.00 Date 01/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, LUANN M Employer name Town of Cincinnatus Amount $8,850.00 Date 06/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELASQUEZ, ELOISA Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $8,849.86 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSSE, SUSAN M Employer name Town of Coeymans Amount $8,849.80 Date 04/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JENNIFER L Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $8,849.80 Date 08/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRINNELL, JENNIFER J Employer name Town of Windham Amount $8,849.41 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ADA M Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $8,849.07 Date 11/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNESSY, WILLIAM C, JR Employer name Town of New Scotland Amount $8,849.05 Date 07/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEN EYCK, LAURA A Employer name Town of New Scotland Amount $8,849.05 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, KAYLA M Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $8,849.00 Date 09/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLBA, JACQUELYN Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $8,848.91 Date 03/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, ALENE A Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $8,848.83 Date 05/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, MELISSA A Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $8,848.76 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMERSLAG, MEREDITH R Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $8,848.44 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWOOD, AHMED K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $8,848.44 Date 04/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURK, BETHANY T Employer name Randolph Academy UFSD Amount $8,848.14 Date 08/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System