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 CAMERON, NATALEE Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $7,581.38 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARENGE, DAVID Employer name Westchester County Amount $7,581.22 Date 01/17/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANTHIER, BEVERLY A Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $7,580.99 Date 12/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHO, WOO JUNG Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $7,580.92 Date 02/16/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, REUBEN L Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $7,580.62 Date 02/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RETTA, EDWARD A Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $7,580.22 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, ANDREA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $7,580.20 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELIE, MICHELLE Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $7,580.08 Date 09/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, AMANDA B Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $7,580.02 Date 09/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, JOSEPH D Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $7,579.68 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPAGNONI, JOHN T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $7,579.60 Date 01/21/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, PERCY J Employer name Town of Independence Amount $7,579.60 Date 06/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REITANO, ROBERT J Employer name Webster CSD Amount $7,579.40 Date 08/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERCHIA, ROBERT E Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $7,579.34 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, MARY ELIZABETH Employer name East Islip Public Library Amount $7,579.24 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINGENFELTER, JUSTIN T Employer name Town of Carroll Amount $7,579.20 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, MATTHEW T Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $7,579.11 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, BETH A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $7,579.03 Date 11/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWICKI, JOSEPH W Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $7,578.41 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIGLEY, TERESA S Employer name Oxford CSD Amount $7,577.80 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBLER, KAYLEE A Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $7,577.58 Date 10/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE THOMASIS, DEBRA Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $7,577.22 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JORDAN M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $7,576.88 Date 01/19/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGSTEAD, BRIAN D Employer name Village of Coxsackie Amount $7,576.75 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONSTANTAKES, PETER M Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $7,576.47 Date 12/18/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGENFELDER, RONALD L Employer name Erie County Amount $7,576.33 Date 12/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYNUM, MELVINA V Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $7,576.30 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, LAURA A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $7,575.79 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST PETER, DONNA M Employer name Otsego County Amount $7,575.47 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TAYLER J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $7,575.31 Date 12/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, ANNETTE K Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $7,575.30 Date 01/12/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ERIC S Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $7,575.26 Date 05/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEJADA, ALBA I Employer name Orange County Amount $7,575.00 Date 11/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, BILLY J Employer name Village of Angelica Amount $7,574.88 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DALE, STEPHANIE Employer name Department of Health Amount $7,574.64 Date 06/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONG, MIAOMIAO Employer name Peru CSD Amount $7,574.34 Date 10/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSE, MAUREEN Employer name Heermance Memorial Library Amount $7,574.31 Date 09/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI STEFANO, DIANE Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $7,574.12 Date 11/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARZEY, GINETTE Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $7,573.88 Date 01/19/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORELIEN, MARIE C Employer name Rockland County Amount $7,573.61 Date 03/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALHOTRA, ANITA K Employer name Nassau County Amount $7,573.50 Date 09/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGANI, THOMAS J Employer name East Islip Public Library Amount $7,573.16 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCULLY, TARA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $7,572.86 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENSTEIN, JONAS T Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $7,572.57 Date 04/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IASILLI, NICOLE Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $7,572.35 Date 03/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRING, NANCY N Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $7,572.28 Date 09/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARLEY, MONICA O Employer name Saratoga County Amount $7,572.17 Date 11/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFAFFE, ALYSSA D Employer name Town of Islip Amount $7,571.88 Date 07/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATAJCZAK, KATHERINE A Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $7,571.55 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCARELLA, AMANDA Employer name Town of Evans Amount $7,571.44 Date 07/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOVER, CRYSTAL M Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $7,570.58 Date 09/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSARELLI, JUDITH Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $7,570.50 Date 01/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEARY, MARIE K Employer name Riverhead Free Library Amount $7,570.50 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOSEPHINE E Employer name Otsego County Amount $7,570.04 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOOGHT, JANICE I Employer name Sullivan County Amount $7,569.82 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRADER, JOHN R Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $7,569.45 Date 11/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLAVIGNA-ROBBINS, LORI A Employer name Newfield CSD Amount $7,569.20 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, JULIO C Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $7,569.10 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRAHAM, JUSTYNA M Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $7,569.00 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGUIRE, DAVID J Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $7,568.94 Date 01/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANARELLA, JAMEY Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $7,568.85 Date 10/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCHEIM, MICHAEL R Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $7,568.74 Date 04/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGAR, ALEXANDRA M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $7,568.56 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRETT, DANIEL W Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $7,568.50 Date 03/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROGAN, RYAN T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $7,568.44 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, CARMINE Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $7,568.32 Date 03/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name USCIO, JUSTINA M Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $7,568.22 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, SIENNA Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $7,568.00 Date 08/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHRING, KIEL T Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $7,568.00 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCIARDI, PAUL D Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $7,567.94 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SARAH E Employer name Town of Webster Amount $7,567.46 Date 10/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINGARO, MATTHEW R Employer name Village of North Syracuse Amount $7,567.06 Date 05/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, EVELYN Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $7,566.90 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, CHRISTINE L Employer name Town of Chester Amount $7,566.50 Date 12/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALOUDAKIS, SOULTANA T Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $7,566.46 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILETSKY, MICHELE S Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $7,566.45 Date 12/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAY, ROBERT E Employer name Town of White Creek Amount $7,566.23 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERY, CARRIE A Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $7,566.19 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLINGHAST, MARCELLA M Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $7,565.43 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUPPERT, MATTHEW J Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $7,565.37 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROAS, RONALD Employer name Orange County Amount $7,565.36 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLEY, BETHANY L Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $7,564.77 Date 09/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN PAUSZEK, CAITLIN E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $7,564.61 Date 12/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUG, THOMAS E, JR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $7,564.56 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOSO, MERCEDES Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $7,564.14 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZYBALA, JAKUB Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $7,564.14 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METCALF, CARRIE M Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $7,564.09 Date 09/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLILO, MARIE T Employer name Franklin Square Public Library Amount $7,564.08 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, ALICE J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $7,563.43 Date 08/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRESH, VALERIE Employer name Odessa Montour CSD Amount $7,563.28 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, THOMAS L Employer name Village of Wolcott Amount $7,563.20 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLARK, ROBERT L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $7,562.84 Date 05/26/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, DANIEL Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $7,562.70 Date 02/16/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLNESS-UMAR, NICOLE C Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $7,562.61 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, PATRICIA A Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $7,562.50 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, PAUL N, JR Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $7,562.17 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUNDS, BARBARA A Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $7,562.14 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, CHERI J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $7,561.95 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUEDE, DAN W Employer name Office Parks,Rec & Hist Pres Amount $7,561.86 Date 05/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, JUSTIN M Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $7,561.68 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System