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 GUTHRIE, JENNIE R Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $8,120.26 Date 01/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISLER, BRANDON E Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $8,120.20 Date 04/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRATCH, ERIN C Employer name Town of Pitcairn Amount $8,120.00 Date 06/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, KIM A Employer name Great Neck Park District Amount $8,120.00 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIDENBERG, ELIZABETH D Employer name Oceanside Library Amount $8,119.89 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INDECK, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $8,119.64 Date 01/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNING, ANDREW S Employer name Erie County Amount $8,119.54 Date 09/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, DAHLINA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $8,119.50 Date 01/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEFFER, CASSANDRA L Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $8,119.40 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUATTERY, MICHELE A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $8,119.09 Date 08/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, NIOKEY R Employer name Hutchings Childrens Services Amount $8,119.00 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, ELEANOR Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $8,118.90 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMAN, TAMMY L Employer name Town of Stephentown Amount $8,118.74 Date 06/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAGHAN, MARK J Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $8,118.25 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEARY, REBECCA L Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $8,118.13 Date 12/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAM, IAN A Employer name Village of Barneveld Amount $8,118.00 Date 10/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALBOT, JENNIFER L Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $8,117.89 Date 06/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALANO, SANDRA E Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $8,117.76 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLEK, WIESLAWA Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $8,117.76 Date 09/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, LATASHA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $8,117.58 Date 11/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, TITILOLA B Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $8,117.55 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ-ACOSTA, MARGARET Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $8,117.33 Date 05/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTEL, DAVID J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $8,116.79 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DUFF, EARL J, JR Employer name Village of Hudson Falls Amount $8,116.70 Date 01/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO BELLO, JAMES F Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $8,116.57 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, BENJAMIN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $8,116.22 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, TIMOTHY R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $8,115.86 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAHILLY, THOMAS J, JR Employer name Nassau Co Voc Edu & Ext Bd Amount $8,115.62 Date 01/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, BRITTNEY S Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $8,115.55 Date 08/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC KAY, KYLE D Employer name Town of Caledonia Amount $8,115.50 Date 05/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, ELIZABETH A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $8,115.42 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOOR, NUJHAT Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $8,115.16 Date 06/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEY, KEITH E Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $8,115.07 Date 10/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILLY, AARON K Employer name Niagara County Amount $8,115.04 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNSTEIN, DAN S Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $8,115.01 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, TIMOTHY M Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $8,114.84 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Chemung County Amount $8,114.67 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, ALEC J Employer name Albany County Amount $8,114.58 Date 01/26/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, MARA R Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $8,114.05 Date 12/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANOPOULOS-DE VITO, NICOLE Employer name Sackets Harbor CSD Amount $8,114.02 Date 09/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, MARINA Employer name Bellmore UFSD Amount $8,113.90 Date 03/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBURN, JUDY A Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $8,113.89 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBERGFELL, SEAN D Employer name Village of Allegany Amount $8,113.68 Date 03/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASTERS, DONNA J Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $8,113.63 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIELE, DIANA T Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $8,113.21 Date 04/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTH, JULIE A Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $8,113.07 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRECK, MATTHEW J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $8,112.97 Date 02/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BRUNT, JUDITH L Employer name Nassau County Amount $8,112.92 Date 08/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, JENNIFER J Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $8,112.91 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEGIN, DAVID M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $8,112.70 Date 01/05/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGILLE, SHAREE L Employer name Oxford CSD Amount $8,112.70 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, ERIC M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $8,112.45 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, ELISA R Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $8,112.04 Date 04/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEARY, CHRISTINA M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $8,112.00 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, MICHELLE Employer name Cambridge CSD Amount $8,111.90 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARASCIO, KIM A Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $8,111.46 Date 10/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKWOOD, PAMELA K Employer name Wayne County Amount $8,111.30 Date 11/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORDHAM, EMILY A Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $8,111.19 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHICO, CRYSTAL L Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $8,110.94 Date 04/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $8,110.61 Date 03/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOWK, SHELLY M Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $8,110.16 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, ROBERT R Employer name Town of Hermon Amount $8,110.08 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, KEVIN F Employer name Cornell University Amount $8,110.00 Date 07/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMAND, FRENEL Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $8,109.67 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, CAROL A Employer name Town of Massena Amount $8,109.56 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOCELLA, PAULA D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $8,109.38 Date 06/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DITTMEIER, MARIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $8,109.31 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSBY, SUZANNE MARY Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $8,109.00 Date 08/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURDOCK, MICHAEL D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $8,108.89 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORMANDO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $8,108.52 Date 05/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIGHT, CAMERON M Employer name Village of Warsaw Amount $8,108.46 Date 04/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MELONG, JUNIOR C Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $8,108.38 Date 06/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMANA-DREW, KELLY D Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $8,108.29 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHR, STEFANIE A Employer name Erie County Amount $8,108.18 Date 08/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENCIA, SARA L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $8,108.08 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, VERONICA A Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $8,107.91 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, DAPHNE I Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $8,107.75 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIELDS, JAMES E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $8,107.46 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACY, KELLY W Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $8,107.15 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PTAK, KATHRYN E Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $8,106.94 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, STACI Y Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $8,106.47 Date 09/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIANCIO, JOSEPH, III Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $8,106.34 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, LYNDSEY M Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $8,105.48 Date 09/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MALLEY, CASANDRA L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $8,104.88 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GREGORY, ZULEMA J Employer name Stamford CSD Amount $8,104.75 Date 10/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILANESI, JANE E Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $8,104.56 Date 03/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIFFEL, DOUGLAS D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $8,104.27 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARROQUIN-BARAHONA, RODOLFO Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $8,104.25 Date 05/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILONE, VICTOR Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $8,103.73 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYTON, JOANNE Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $8,103.42 Date 09/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLINGS, RONALD W Employer name Town of Crawford Amount $8,103.26 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DITTIGER, JUSTIN J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $8,103.24 Date 01/12/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $8,103.00 Date 08/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAROFOLA, SILVANA Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $8,102.88 Date 01/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEMANN, KATHERINE R Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $8,102.68 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, ALEXIS Y Employer name Schenectady County Amount $8,102.29 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTI, BAMBI M Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $8,102.25 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINSON, NANCY L Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $8,102.25 Date 07/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GRECA, ANDREA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $8,101.31 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, LAURIE J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $8,101.18 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System