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 DONATO, BASIL C Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $7,650.26 Date 07/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, PETER D Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $7,650.14 Date 06/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANNING, SUSAN R Employer name Broome County Amount $7,650.05 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKE, JENNIFER K Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $7,650.03 Date 10/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, CAROLE A Employer name Town of La Grange Amount $7,650.00 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIEBELKORN, SHEILA M Employer name Town of Leon Amount $7,650.00 Date 12/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUZON, RODRIGUE J Employer name Town of Westville Amount $7,650.00 Date 01/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERMAN, DIANA L Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $7,650.00 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILBO, ANDREA L Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $7,650.00 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTE, DAENA E Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $7,649.80 Date 03/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOLEY, SHIRLEY Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $7,649.30 Date 11/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASER, GINA M Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $7,649.02 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINE, JACOB P Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $7,648.99 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, ELISSA Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $7,648.90 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALPIN, BARBARA J Employer name Schuyler County Amount $7,648.54 Date 07/07/1966 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONDINARO, MARK F Employer name Schuyler County Amount $7,648.54 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTO, TINA M Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $7,648.39 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNALZER, STEPHEN P Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $7,648.23 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNICEK, COREY J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $7,648.22 Date 02/12/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VOGEL, SARAH A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $7,647.96 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALBA, BRIAN Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $7,647.75 Date 06/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNE, JENNIFER L Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $7,647.66 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIESA, LAWRENCE L, JR Employer name Town of Patterson Amount $7,647.50 Date 08/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCHERA, PETER R Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $7,647.50 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYOWSKI, TERRY L Employer name Village of Amityville Amount $7,647.30 Date 01/12/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TERESA W Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $7,646.99 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ALEXA R Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $7,646.91 Date 04/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SCHAICK, JOSEPH G Employer name Center Moriches Fire District Amount $7,645.98 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASKOWSKI, ERIC Employer name Suffolk County Amount $7,645.86 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLONIO, FELICIA Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $7,645.47 Date 04/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIBERT, KATHLEEN T Employer name NYS Joint Comm Public Ethics Amount $7,645.42 Date 03/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TECZA-ADAMSON, GABRIELLE M Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $7,645.29 Date 01/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERA, DERICK Employer name Wayne County Amount $7,644.85 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOMBARD, ETHAN J Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $7,644.56 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETSELL, ANDRIA L Employer name Setauket Fire District Amount $7,644.56 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALGER, NASTASSIA N Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $7,644.44 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, MELISSA L Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $7,644.43 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, DEAN R Employer name Holley CSD Amount $7,644.00 Date 10/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEIER, ROBERT T Employer name Nassau County Amount $7,643.68 Date 03/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALACEK, ROBIN D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $7,643.19 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, MICHAEL C Employer name Town of Nassau Amount $7,642.96 Date 10/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARNS, SANDRA J Employer name Arkport CSD Amount $7,642.62 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUERGENS, LAUREN M Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $7,642.56 Date 05/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOENING, TYLER Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $7,642.50 Date 06/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLSWORTH, JOHN C, JR Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $7,642.50 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFARDINO, SHIRLEY Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $7,642.19 Date 01/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTS, GARY R Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $7,642.15 Date 02/01/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, ROBERT P Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $7,642.07 Date 02/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, STEPHANIE Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $7,641.85 Date 09/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINZ, JOSEPH J Employer name Sayville Library Amount $7,641.77 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURING, MELISSA A Employer name Town of Lincoln Amount $7,641.70 Date 08/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISNESKI, WALTER F Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $7,641.59 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIDERMAN, DOUGLAS C Employer name Village of Akron Amount $7,640.92 Date 09/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, DANIEL J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $7,640.62 Date 12/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOMIS, ROBERT P Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $7,640.62 Date 12/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, TENEESHA S Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $7,640.62 Date 12/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOHMANN, CHRISTINA M Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $7,640.56 Date 11/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, VALARAE D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $7,640.16 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATINI, DIANNE M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $7,640.11 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLIN, LISA A Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $7,639.86 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, TRACY S Employer name Niagara County Amount $7,639.71 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEVEREZ, YESENIA Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $7,639.67 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPP, GAVIN T Employer name Town of Elmira Amount $7,639.50 Date 07/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIMM, KAREN M Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $7,638.96 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, HIROE Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $7,638.80 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURIO, SABEN S Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $7,638.75 Date 08/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUSA, JOSEPH N Employer name West Islip Fire District Amount $7,638.38 Date 11/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANUZZI, SUZANNE M Employer name Waverly CSD Amount $7,637.96 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, JEANETTE Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $7,637.93 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTSFORD, BRIAN J Employer name Broome County Amount $7,637.69 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, DAWN M Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $7,637.58 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, MATTHEW J Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $7,637.24 Date 10/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTIS, JUSTIN K Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $7,636.92 Date 06/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINISI, BRANDON P Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $7,636.87 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL VECCHIO, GIORGIO Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $7,636.48 Date 01/26/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SHERRY Employer name Town of Dickinson Amount $7,636.27 Date 03/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLIGAN, SUSAN L Employer name Watertown Housing Authority Amount $7,636.03 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWOOD, DONALD G Employer name Town of Windsor Amount $7,636.00 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, STEPHANIE Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $7,635.83 Date 09/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, KERRON L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $7,635.81 Date 09/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNBAR, MICHELLE L Employer name Town of Wirt Amount $7,635.60 Date 03/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONAWICH, DANIEL E Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $7,635.35 Date 06/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELCHER, SHALIKA K Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $7,635.26 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SANDRA D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $7,635.23 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, STEPHANIE A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $7,635.15 Date 06/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, JAMES Employer name Town of Northumberland Amount $7,635.01 Date 01/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNIX, JOHN C, JR Employer name Town of Northumberland Amount $7,635.01 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, JAMES F Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $7,634.86 Date 01/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FRANCESCO, JOHN A Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $7,634.86 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, DAVID M Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $7,634.86 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, RICHARD J Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $7,634.86 Date 11/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEBRING, KEITH W Employer name Town of Lawrence Amount $7,634.85 Date 11/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMPLER, CORY B Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $7,634.42 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, NADIA D Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $7,634.19 Date 02/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, ZAIDA E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $7,634.15 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, HEIDI Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $7,634.10 Date 09/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, MICHELLE Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $7,633.96 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISKO, SOPHIE Employer name Mahopac Public Library Amount $7,633.86 Date 06/30/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UGINO, JOSEPH F Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $7,633.24 Date 05/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REW, AMANDA M Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $7,632.83 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System