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 BECKER, LORA A Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $8,012.31 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KVARTEK, MARY ANN Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $8,012.06 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKHART, AMBER L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $8,011.99 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGLE, JULIA L Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $8,011.77 Date 06/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLMAN, EMILY A Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $8,011.52 Date 06/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLER, JOHN J Employer name Village of Camden Amount $8,011.27 Date 10/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIS, ROSEMARIE Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $8,011.26 Date 07/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, NICHOLE D Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $8,011.26 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAER, DONNA C Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $8,010.84 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, KRISTIN A Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $8,010.77 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESUTTI, KARLEIGH T Employer name Allegany County Amount $8,010.16 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, MARY K Employer name Cornell University Amount $8,010.05 Date 01/23/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARLEY, GREG E Employer name Town of Dickinson Amount $8,010.05 Date 08/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, SUZANNE M Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $8,009.58 Date 07/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEFAVE, STEVEN D, JR Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $8,009.54 Date 06/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, TYLER R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $8,009.54 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOCKEY, SHELLY A Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $8,009.47 Date 09/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREY, DONOVAN M Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $8,009.43 Date 05/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STINER, KEVIN A Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $8,009.27 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, CHRISTINA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $8,009.21 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEBERGER, MATTHEW A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $8,009.21 Date 04/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLSWORTH, PAMELA J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $8,009.21 Date 03/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, JOAN M Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $8,009.03 Date 02/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, ANTONIO R Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $8,008.65 Date 07/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, TERRIS V Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $8,008.44 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PANCZAKIEWICZ, EVAN S Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $8,008.27 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROWBRIDGE, BENJAMIN A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $8,008.20 Date 10/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENEAR, JENNA L Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $8,007.41 Date 03/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPER, MAUREEN F Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $8,007.38 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRASS, ELAINE M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $8,006.73 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JOVANA P Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $8,006.62 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLT, PRISCILLA F Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $8,006.60 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, THOMAS A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $8,006.49 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSAR, STEPHEN J Employer name Nassau Co Voc Edu & Ext Bd Amount $8,006.40 Date 07/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONERA, JACOB E Employer name Village of Ocean Beach Amount $8,006.27 Date 07/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNOLD, PAUL H Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $8,005.94 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTFIELD, LISA M Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $8,005.79 Date 04/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, TAMAR A Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $8,005.38 Date 08/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, JO ANN G Employer name Half Hollow Hills Comm Library Amount $8,004.96 Date 01/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATWELL, THOMAAS P, JR Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $8,004.88 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZISKIN, JESSICA S Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $8,004.69 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEERTMAN, KERI L Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $8,004.68 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARADA, MARY R Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $8,004.62 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHENKMAN, DANIEL E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $8,004.31 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNERS, LAURA M Employer name Town of Wirt Amount $8,004.00 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAFFOS, KAREN Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $8,003.92 Date 12/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELSER, KATELYN M Employer name Livingston County Amount $8,003.64 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERHART, KATIE L Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $8,003.59 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MARCY J Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $8,003.43 Date 10/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORKS, WILLIAM Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $8,003.28 Date 12/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, RONALD Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $8,003.04 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEDRICH, ADRIENNE A Employer name Pearl River Public Library Amount $8,002.92 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALBUENA, AURIEL Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,002.90 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, MICHAEL P Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,002.89 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMEL, JOHN P, JR Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,002.89 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTON, SKYHE W Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,002.89 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEROME, JORDAN E Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,002.89 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, DAKOTA J Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,002.89 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, FRANCISCO J Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,002.89 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OQUENDO, LIONEL A Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,002.89 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVLOVSKY, FRANK J Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,002.89 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELZ, CASEY M Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,002.89 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYCE, ANDREW J Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,002.89 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEVALLOS, JHANDRY Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,002.89 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZARESE, LAURA Employer name Nassau County Amount $8,002.50 Date 09/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTIN, REGAN D Employer name Watkins Glen-Csd Amount $8,002.30 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEMAN, LINDA J Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $8,002.24 Date 11/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORLEY, ERIN E Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $8,002.18 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAMES, ANDREW W Employer name Onondaga County Amount $8,002.17 Date 12/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, BLAKE A Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $8,002.12 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAHL, LAURA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $8,001.85 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, JACQUELINE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $8,001.67 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGART, MICHAEL C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $8,001.45 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, MICHELLE R Employer name Lewis County Amount $8,001.38 Date 06/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENTE, LUIGIA Employer name Blind Brook-Rye UFSD Amount $8,001.04 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, TODD M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $8,001.02 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL, BRENDA S Employer name Town of Brownville Amount $8,001.00 Date 06/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FECHT, DONNA M Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $8,001.00 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, ROXANNE L Employer name Fulton County Amount $8,000.96 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, SARAH E Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $8,000.95 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIGRO, NICHOLAS T F Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $8,000.90 Date 07/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JEFFREY A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $8,000.87 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, ERNIE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $8,000.82 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSILLICO, JACQUELINE Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $8,000.79 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DONNA J Employer name Lyme CSD Amount $8,000.75 Date 01/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARLY, LORRAINE M Employer name Webster CSD Amount $8,000.42 Date 08/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROESCH, WILLIAM P Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $8,000.14 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAGLE, CHARLES Employer name Town of Scio Amount $8,000.04 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADE-LAYMON, KASSANDRA Employer name Town of Exeter Amount $8,000.04 Date 05/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVER, MATTHEW W Employer name Village of Fort Edward Amount $8,000.04 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTZLER, REBECCA R Employer name Village of New Paltz Amount $8,000.04 Date 10/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, ERIC C Employer name Town of Lorraine Amount $8,000.03 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITCHIE, CHARLES E Employer name Cornell University Amount $8,000.00 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOYD, HILARY A Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $8,000.00 Date 10/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOTE, KIM S Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $8,000.00 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, FRANK W Employer name Town of New Albion Amount $8,000.00 Date 06/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIGLEY, SEAN P Employer name Town of Genesee Falls Amount $8,000.00 Date 02/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, LARRY A Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $8,000.00 Date 01/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HOUL, DOUGLAS A A Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $8,000.00 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLOGG, BRUCE D Employer name Town of Trenton Amount $8,000.00 Date 11/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System