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 STOPERA, MARYRUTH Employer name Oriskany CSD Amount $7,202.62 Date 08/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, JILLIAN L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $7,202.59 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVE, KIMBERLY J Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $7,202.32 Date 10/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, THOMAS B Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $7,202.10 Date 12/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEETWOOD, NORA Employer name Nyack Library Amount $7,201.76 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCH, STEVEN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $7,201.50 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANOR, ELIZABETH J Employer name Malone CSD Amount $7,201.35 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISILLO, JORDAN J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $7,201.34 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, FRANK Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $7,201.29 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAHEEL, ANDLEEB A Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $7,201.16 Date 03/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAAVEDRA, NICOLE E Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $7,200.84 Date 06/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURCELL, ODANE O Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $7,200.54 Date 01/04/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, AUSTIN Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $7,200.17 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZLO, SABRINA C Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $7,200.07 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, RONNY Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $7,200.00 Date 11/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RULA, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $7,200.00 Date 03/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, SHEENA L Employer name Town of Turin Amount $7,200.00 Date 04/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MINDY A Employer name Town of Washington Amount $7,200.00 Date 01/01/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEY, ROBIN M Employer name Town of Blenheim Amount $7,200.00 Date 07/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEXER, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name Village of Arcade Amount $7,200.00 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRNBAUM, MARK D Employer name Village of Great Neck Amount $7,200.00 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKHOLDER, ROBERT J Employer name Village of Celoron Amount $7,200.00 Date 11/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, JAMES F Employer name Village of Palatine Bridge Amount $7,200.00 Date 01/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAINO, LAWRENCE F, JR Employer name Carle Place Water District Amount $7,200.00 Date 04/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALSTEAD, JEFFREY A Employer name Oceanside Fire District Amount $7,200.00 Date 10/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVES, LARRY C Employer name Town of Yorkshire Amount $7,199.65 Date 01/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAVETZ, MICHELLE Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $7,199.43 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, TASHIE J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $7,198.47 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFFORD, ANNA R Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $7,197.88 Date 01/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, EDWARD C Employer name Town of Westport Amount $7,197.73 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCENTE, RENEE L Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $7,197.57 Date 04/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENET, JOANNE Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $7,197.28 Date 04/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZAK, DEBORAH A Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $7,196.99 Date 08/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSEN-POMA, MARILYN Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $7,196.75 Date 03/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNST-HARRIS, KIMBERLY N Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $7,195.85 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIM, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $7,195.73 Date 08/02/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, JOHNATHON H Employer name Village of Blasdell Amount $7,195.50 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUSBY, MALCOLM R, JR Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $7,195.31 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHEL, MAKENZIE I Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $7,195.23 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYRACUSE, LEONEL M Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $7,195.03 Date 05/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLT, LAURA A Employer name Town of Tully Amount $7,194.99 Date 12/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUPSKI, MICHAEL A Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $7,194.33 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, CURTISS C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $7,194.08 Date 12/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, KAITLYN A Employer name Westchester County Amount $7,194.00 Date 03/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBALEK, ANDREW E Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $7,193.24 Date 05/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSLUSZNY, NORDINE M Employer name Fulton County Amount $7,192.80 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROG, RACHAEL R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $7,192.68 Date 01/05/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, ERIC D Employer name Village of Arcade Amount $7,192.29 Date 06/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORNELIA, BARBARA J Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $7,192.27 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, KIRSTYN M Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $7,192.27 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNEELAND, ALYSSA P Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $7,192.00 Date 06/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LA PAVA, ALEXANDER Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $7,191.99 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEAN, DANIEL F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $7,191.94 Date 06/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SWINYER, EVON M Employer name Madrid-Waddington CSD Amount $7,191.84 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, LAURA J Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $7,191.70 Date 01/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, TREVOR J Employer name Cazenovia CSD Amount $7,191.28 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIDDER, JESS M Employer name Wayne County Amount $7,191.12 Date 01/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEACHAM, JOSEPH D Employer name Genesee County Amount $7,190.93 Date 04/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ASHLEY E Employer name Homer CSD Amount $7,190.85 Date 07/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESCHINO, DIANE R Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $7,190.57 Date 09/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUSSMANN, PAUL H Employer name Nassau County Amount $7,190.50 Date 06/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUBERT, DAVID P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $7,190.00 Date 05/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCE, DENISE M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $7,189.72 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSARIELLO, JEANETTE J Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $7,189.67 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, HANNAH A Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $7,189.45 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTHOUR-LOCKRIDGE, NONA M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $7,189.30 Date 07/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, EDWARD Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $7,189.10 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MARSHA A Employer name Wheatland-Chili CSD Amount $7,189.03 Date 10/29/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHATTINGER, ROBERT C Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $7,188.61 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTTER, ELISABETH E Employer name Columbia County Amount $7,188.15 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, BILLIE J Employer name Erie County Amount $7,187.75 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMICO, MARLA R Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $7,187.21 Date 10/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLAR, THERESA A Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $7,187.08 Date 09/28/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOEMAKER, GABRIELLE L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $7,186.86 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, THEODORE C, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $7,186.76 Date 12/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, AMANDA K Employer name Otsego County Amount $7,186.75 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKLUND, LAURA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $7,186.75 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLACK, ELIZABETH A Employer name Monroe County Amount $7,186.63 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Village of Red Hook Amount $7,186.48 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCPHERSON, ROSEMARIE E Employer name North Babylon Public Library Amount $7,186.24 Date 12/22/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, MARTIN S Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $7,186.20 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATTLER, THOMAS M Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $7,186.20 Date 02/01/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, PATRICIA A Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $7,186.08 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, MICHELLE Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $7,185.82 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, JONATHAN E Employer name City of Utica Amount $7,185.78 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEZIO, JORDAN D Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $7,185.61 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFEY, DANIEL W Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $7,185.45 Date 01/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, JASON C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $7,185.22 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALICKI, BRANDON M Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $7,185.16 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERSACI, LYNNE A Employer name NYS Senate Temporary Amount $7,185.00 Date 02/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, DEBORAH L Employer name Village of Allegany Amount $7,184.90 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLENKER, COREY Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $7,184.88 Date 06/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, JOHN M Employer name Village of Minoa Amount $7,184.88 Date 04/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, ERIC S Employer name Village of Minoa Amount $7,184.88 Date 04/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINALDI, GREGORY A Employer name Village of Minoa Amount $7,184.88 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURFEE, JENNIFER D Employer name Addison CSD Amount $7,184.77 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, ALICIA M Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $7,184.41 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALRUTZ, MATTHEW D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $7,184.30 Date 02/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, GINA M Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $7,183.93 Date 02/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACZ, THOMAS J Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $7,183.89 Date 02/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System