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 APPLETON, GABRIEL C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $7,746.42 Date 06/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANABRIA, STEPHANIE M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $7,746.21 Date 09/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTI, DEBRA A Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $7,746.07 Date 09/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGA-JACKSON, EVA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $7,745.44 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINI, DANIEL T Employer name Town of Greece Amount $7,745.25 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETRI, ROSE M Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $7,745.16 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, ANITA R Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $7,744.99 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, BARRY S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $7,744.87 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, MELANIE L Employer name Department of Health Amount $7,744.60 Date 05/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERENCHES, THOMAS E Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $7,744.50 Date 07/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALHART, JENNIFER C Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $7,743.92 Date 02/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMERS, AMANDA A Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $7,743.88 Date 08/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSSEI, JANELLE L Employer name Schoharie County Amount $7,743.16 Date 10/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCI, AMY M Employer name Town of Binghamton Amount $7,742.81 Date 01/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUZA, MARIA T Employer name New York Mills UFSD Amount $7,742.78 Date 11/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBIEL, KATIE J Employer name Department of Health Amount $7,742.30 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEHER, KEVIN M Employer name Greene County Amount $7,742.02 Date 01/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JAMES W Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $7,741.95 Date 06/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, ZOFIA A Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $7,741.89 Date 01/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAHL, SUSAN D Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $7,741.65 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, TRUQUANA S Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $7,741.49 Date 03/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODORO, BETH A Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $7,741.48 Date 09/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, THOMAS J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $7,741.27 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PRESTON L Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $7,741.24 Date 10/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGOVIC, PATRICIA M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $7,740.84 Date 11/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRCHILD, CAROL Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $7,740.63 Date 08/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, GINGER A Employer name Cherry Valley-Springfield CSD Amount $7,740.60 Date 11/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, JOSEPHINE M Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $7,740.50 Date 12/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CESARIO, JOANNE Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $7,740.48 Date 01/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODDY, KATHLEEN M Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $7,740.43 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, RONALD A Employer name Village of Sodus Amount $7,740.00 Date 12/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRISTERA, VINCENT F Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $7,739.42 Date 06/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JULIE A Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $7,739.41 Date 12/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERO, LORRAINE E Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $7,739.37 Date 07/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREA, MARCO J Employer name Westchester County Amount $7,739.16 Date 01/17/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, DANIELLE L Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $7,739.13 Date 12/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, TIMOTHY N Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $7,739.06 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, PATRICK J Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $7,738.75 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAUCARD, AMY Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $7,738.66 Date 01/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, RONALD R Employer name Town of Conquest Amount $7,738.50 Date 03/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACCI, MICHELLE Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $7,738.47 Date 05/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAUNTER, ROSAMELINA Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $7,738.19 Date 11/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ALEXIS G Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $7,738.15 Date 07/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, LINDA K Employer name Genesee Valley CSD Angelica-Be Amount $7,738.13 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, RYAN M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $7,737.62 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIDLINGER, KATE L Employer name Bethlehem Public Library Amount $7,737.41 Date 01/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADEAU, MICHAEL A Employer name Albany County Amount $7,737.25 Date 08/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JOSHUA R Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $7,737.19 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, KRISTINA M Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $7,737.14 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CASCIA, CHRISTINE Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $7,737.09 Date 11/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABINOWITSCH, DAVID Employer name Orange County Amount $7,737.00 Date 08/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODY, KARA A Employer name Alden CSD Amount $7,737.00 Date 08/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENSELEIT, JANET Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $7,736.35 Date 09/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESNAN, COREY J Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $7,736.27 Date 12/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, ADAM M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $7,736.25 Date 06/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STYN, KRISTIN M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $7,736.03 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IENCO-SHIELDS, BETH L Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $7,735.70 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOVER, BETHANY R Employer name Town of Darien Amount $7,735.53 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOCKERY, TERRON S Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $7,735.49 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KERRY D Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $7,735.28 Date 09/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL-BEYER, SHERI A Employer name Village of Arcade Amount $7,735.00 Date 11/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUDERMAN, AMANDA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $7,735.00 Date 04/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONNELL, COURTNEY A Employer name Webster CSD Amount $7,734.99 Date 08/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHMELKINA, SVETLANA Employer name Erie County Amount $7,734.30 Date 06/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, TANYA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $7,733.80 Date 03/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLVIN, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $7,733.78 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, JULIANNE M Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $7,733.58 Date 01/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUR PURA, PATRICIA A Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $7,733.39 Date 03/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAY, DEIRDRE T Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $7,733.06 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JAMES Employer name Melville Fire District Amount $7,733.00 Date 10/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMYTH, JENNIFER M Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $7,733.00 Date 08/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGOON, MARK W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $7,732.81 Date 11/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LAURIE A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $7,732.49 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALDOR, DAVID W Employer name Plainview Vol Fire Dept Amount $7,732.44 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PAIX, SAMUEL Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $7,732.13 Date 11/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISERENDINO, DANIEL R Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $7,731.90 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGGAN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $7,731.88 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAPIA, MARIA F Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $7,731.79 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUMM, BETH E Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $7,731.66 Date 10/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLEY, DAWN E Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $7,731.56 Date 06/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, ROGER S, JR Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $7,731.40 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCALL, SHIRLEY R Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $7,731.30 Date 09/22/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, ROSA H Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $7,730.75 Date 09/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, DAMARIS V Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $7,730.10 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEGE, LINDA T Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $7,730.00 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGENTINE, ROBBIN H Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $7,729.50 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARGAR, AMBER M Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $7,729.28 Date 12/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALT, CANDISS W Employer name Steuben County Amount $7,729.22 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENZEL, AARON J Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $7,729.14 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENEY, BARRY J Employer name Village of Warwick Amount $7,729.00 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, RONALD M Employer name Oneida County Amount $7,728.88 Date 01/04/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLER, SARAH Q Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $7,728.75 Date 03/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, FLORIS J Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $7,728.58 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENN, WILLIAM L Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $7,728.16 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHESTNUT, COREY S Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $7,728.09 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, LAURA J Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $7,728.06 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOOK, BRIANNA P Employer name Town of Islip Amount $7,728.00 Date 07/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINELLI, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $7,728.00 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTTING, LUCAS R Employer name Village of Port Henry Amount $7,728.00 Date 01/05/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRYB, MELINDA J Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $7,727.85 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System