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 ACCARDI, TRAVIS T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $8,748.94 Date 12/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGMAN, ZACHARY Employer name Office For Technology Amount $8,748.47 Date 01/26/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYMER, MARCIA L Employer name Allegany Limestone CSD Amount $8,748.36 Date 06/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRIENTOS, RONALD Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $8,748.18 Date 01/26/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGARD, JOHN T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $8,748.00 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLAHAN, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Cornell University Amount $8,747.92 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTNAM, CHAD J Employer name City of Watertown Amount $8,747.76 Date 12/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARKLERODE, CAROLYN Employer name Town of Stanford Amount $8,747.47 Date 10/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTY, LINDA A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $8,747.29 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, SAMANTHA E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $8,746.21 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, KIMBERLY C Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $8,746.18 Date 12/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACCINNI, KRIS Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $8,746.05 Date 05/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORENSEN, ALYSSA R Employer name Half Hollow Hills Comm Library Amount $8,745.48 Date 07/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABER, PAUL R Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $8,745.46 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, JEFFREY E Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $8,745.37 Date 10/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPOS, NANCY Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $8,745.16 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARON, BRIAN Employer name Town of Fulton Amount $8,745.01 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERKEY, ADAM J Employer name Village of Wolcott Amount $8,744.77 Date 03/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WERTZ, EBONIKA P Employer name Education Department Amount $8,744.70 Date 11/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, JAIME Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $8,744.70 Date 11/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTT, ELLEN Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $8,744.26 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADD, EMMETT D Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $8,744.04 Date 01/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCKEY, JESSICA L Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $8,743.77 Date 10/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBIEL, KATIE J Employer name Department of Law Amount $8,743.76 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, DEMETRICE B Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $8,743.60 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONE, PATRICIA P Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $8,743.15 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $8,743.00 Date 01/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, JOSEPH L, JR Employer name Town of Coeymans Amount $8,742.90 Date 06/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FREDA, NICOLE A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $8,742.58 Date 11/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUCK, MICHELLE L Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $8,742.26 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICKELSON, ANN M Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $8,742.20 Date 04/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAI, NICHOLAS S Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $8,741.98 Date 06/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMLING, ERICA J Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $8,741.80 Date 07/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MODZELEWSKI, JOHN D Employer name Greenlawn Fire District Amount $8,741.55 Date 01/04/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGER, JODI L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $8,741.50 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARY K Employer name Erie County Amount $8,741.44 Date 01/23/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTTO, SUSAN D Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $8,740.74 Date 12/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYHURST, NANCY L Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $8,740.49 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, RODNEY B, II Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $8,740.17 Date 12/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCE, WARREN P Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $8,740.06 Date 04/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINSON, SARAH B Employer name Dutchess County Amount $8,740.00 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOKES, DAVID P Employer name Town of Mooers Amount $8,740.00 Date 01/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANDITO, SUZAN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $8,739.82 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCMULLIN, JEANETTE K Employer name Office of General Services Amount $8,739.76 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDOFINO, KARA J Employer name Village of Old Brookville Amount $8,739.60 Date 02/01/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHEEL, NICOLE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $8,739.57 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROSA, PHIL S Employer name Town of Pawling Amount $8,739.43 Date 07/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTEMARANO, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Pawling Amount $8,739.43 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UPHAM, PAUL J Employer name Town of Pawling Amount $8,739.43 Date 06/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYER, JENNIFER M Employer name Livingston County Amount $8,739.14 Date 04/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Chenango County Amount $8,738.90 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, RAMAL D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $8,738.89 Date 12/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLUSKEY, JOSEPH K Employer name Islip Terrace Fire District Amount $8,738.88 Date 04/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINBERG, LOUISA J Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $8,738.40 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, KIM L Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $8,737.58 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINSKI, DEVIN J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $8,737.30 Date 11/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, ANGEL Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $8,736.94 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNLE, KATHLEEN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $8,736.76 Date 12/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, ANA B Employer name Field Library Amount $8,736.27 Date 10/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVA, EDUARDO M Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $8,736.00 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOTTICELLI, SHARON R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $8,735.56 Date 02/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSWELL, ANITA M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $8,735.56 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, BILLIE-JO Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $8,735.56 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPORA, MICHELE M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $8,735.56 Date 08/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIMUS, CECELIA Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $8,735.56 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, MARY L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $8,735.56 Date 11/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MARIA Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $8,735.56 Date 03/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAREE, JOLAINE Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $8,735.56 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZYMKOWIAK, VERONICA Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $8,735.56 Date 06/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULTES, MARC C Employer name Town of Berne Amount $8,735.50 Date 02/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, MAUREEN A Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $8,735.50 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICK, BRENDA L Employer name Candor CSD Amount $8,735.06 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALHOUN, ELIZABETH D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $8,735.00 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINSEY, JILL M Employer name Holland CSD Amount $8,734.85 Date 03/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELDY, TRACY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $8,734.82 Date 12/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, ROSE Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $8,734.76 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGHER, CODY L Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $8,734.47 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRILL, ANNA BARBARA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $8,734.00 Date 02/19/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JOHN S Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $8,733.99 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, KEIRY Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $8,733.97 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEY LA CRUZ EL, EDWIN Employer name Nassau County Amount $8,733.97 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, ENEIDA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $8,733.60 Date 09/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEITE, GRACIELA J Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $8,733.60 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERDOUS, RIMI Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $8,733.49 Date 11/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO SALAZAR, NICOLE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $8,733.37 Date 12/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREISER, ADAM J Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $8,733.14 Date 01/23/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, ERIN E Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $8,732.89 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, MICHAEL E Employer name Town of Sweden Amount $8,732.80 Date 07/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUNSBURY, KIMBERLY A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $8,732.60 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $8,732.49 Date 02/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEORE, SUNETRA S Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $8,732.40 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JORGE L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $8,732.16 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPPER, MICKEY E Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $8,732.09 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANNING, SEAN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $8,731.95 Date 07/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRZELEC, MARISSA T Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $8,731.87 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MODAFFERI, LYNN A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $8,731.78 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGURNIAK, RITA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $8,731.53 Date 04/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIERZWA, CINDY Employer name Erie County Amount $8,731.16 Date 08/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCONE, JOSEPH A, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $8,730.00 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIFFENDORF, WILLIAM J Employer name Town of Kirkwood Amount $8,730.00 Date 01/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System