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 CALDWELL, EDWIN Employer name City of Troy Amount $6,628.65 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, JEFFREY A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $6,628.40 Date 05/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HLADIK, RYAN L Employer name Village of Stamford Amount $6,628.26 Date 06/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATHAM, STACY R Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $6,628.17 Date 04/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, WILLIAM E Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $6,627.92 Date 02/01/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, ELISA Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $6,627.60 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RYAN R Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $6,627.20 Date 06/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, GRETA R Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $6,626.86 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WALLENDAEL, THOMAS W Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $6,626.83 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROUTMAN, DEBRA A Employer name Andover CSD Amount $6,626.62 Date 09/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KELLY A Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $6,626.06 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALWIR, HATOOF Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $6,626.03 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEZAGO, TYLER F Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $6,625.92 Date 06/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSMER, ELLIOT S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $6,625.92 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCEY, ETHAN Employer name Town of Massena Amount $6,625.90 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AULD, MARYANN Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $6,625.90 Date 04/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAMSLEY, JENNIFER A Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $6,625.83 Date 09/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAILLANCOURT, PAMELA J Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $6,625.27 Date 12/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IDA, BRENT R Employer name Town of Moriah Amount $6,625.06 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, LEILANI M Employer name Town of Moriah Amount $6,625.06 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MLOTT, WILLARD S, II Employer name Town of Canisteo Amount $6,625.05 Date 01/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, CARTHETTE D Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $6,625.01 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPINEAU, HILARY A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $6,625.00 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDLOW, HARRY S Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $6,624.96 Date 07/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGNOLI, THERESA Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $6,624.85 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FILIPPO, JENNA M Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $6,624.75 Date 11/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, TRACEY Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $6,624.19 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEGARTY, NOREEN Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $6,624.16 Date 02/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWTON, CHARLOTTE R Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $6,623.95 Date 11/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAILEN, MARIANNE K Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $6,623.78 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSTAFSON, ANGELA E Employer name Groton CSD Amount $6,623.75 Date 11/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, KATHLEEN A Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $6,623.56 Date 06/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, REGINA B Employer name Trumansburg CSD Amount $6,623.56 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELLER, GREGORY P Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $6,623.50 Date 08/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, CHRISTINA A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $6,623.21 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGIOU, GRACE J Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $6,623.09 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLMAN, MICHAEL W, II Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $6,622.43 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSQUADRO, ELENA M Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $6,622.26 Date 02/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, KRISTINA E Employer name Town of Busti Amount $6,622.00 Date 07/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, LISA A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $6,621.96 Date 06/30/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, BRENT L Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $6,621.80 Date 11/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KRISTIN W Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $6,621.04 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, DELORES C Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $6,620.84 Date 01/05/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC REYNOLDS, ALAN R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $6,620.70 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SANDRA A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $6,620.66 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOND, LYNDSIE N Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $6,620.22 Date 12/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUEBEL, MOLLY G Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $6,620.07 Date 08/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESEBRO, JASON E Employer name Chenango County Amount $6,619.44 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYMANS, SARAH C Employer name Clifton Pk-Halfmn Pub Libr Dis Amount $6,619.41 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, TANYA M Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $6,619.36 Date 11/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, AMY K Employer name Livingston County Amount $6,619.23 Date 05/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEERKES, MAUREEN L Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $6,619.20 Date 09/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, RACHEL A Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $6,618.99 Date 12/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAIOSA, EMILIE C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $6,618.72 Date 01/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARDEN, KATELYN R Employer name Alden CSD Amount $6,618.62 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIPPERLING, GINNINE N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $6,618.08 Date 06/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SARAH A Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $6,618.04 Date 12/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, WILLIAM D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $6,618.01 Date 12/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELLIS, FAY V Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $6,617.97 Date 09/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAFFA, JOANNE G Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $6,617.55 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWISPELAERE, NICOLE M Employer name Wayne County Amount $6,617.53 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCONNELL, LOIS F Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $6,617.28 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTISTI, EVAN A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $6,617.19 Date 07/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, WILLIAM F Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $6,617.06 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARTAMBEL, MARIA S Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $6,617.00 Date 05/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERIBURY, CYNTHIA A Employer name Town of Marathon Amount $6,616.98 Date 02/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLER, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Coeymans Amount $6,616.76 Date 10/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RELYEA, KEVIN T Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $6,616.65 Date 12/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARZELLA, VINCENT L Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $6,616.50 Date 02/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGEL, LORI A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $6,615.67 Date 05/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEITGEB, MARGARET L Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $6,615.60 Date 10/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINMAN, WINIFRED L Employer name Chemung County Amount $6,615.43 Date 03/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVO, CATHERINE A Employer name Village of Solvay Amount $6,615.39 Date 09/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKFORD, LYNVAL L Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $6,615.38 Date 08/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINSHTOK, LEAH S Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $6,615.00 Date 10/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSOLE, MUKATIMUI Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $6,614.81 Date 06/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, DONTA Employer name Office of General Services Amount $6,614.63 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREHOUSE, MEGAN A Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $6,614.40 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACIAS, STEPHANY N Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $6,614.12 Date 10/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, LIZA C Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $6,614.05 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDGERWOOD, RACHEL A Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $6,613.41 Date 10/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRAD, SETH J Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $6,613.29 Date 06/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMP, GARY A Employer name Town of Root Amount $6,612.99 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROPER, GERALDINE N Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $6,612.68 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONGERO, JOANNE Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $6,612.52 Date 03/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHN, THOMAS G Employer name Harborfields Public Library Amount $6,612.18 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LEVERN Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $6,612.10 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYSER, JODI L Employer name Town of Claverack Amount $6,611.99 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SUSAN Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $6,611.98 Date 02/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLY, ASHLEY K Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $6,611.91 Date 09/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULHOLLAND, CYNTHIA L Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $6,611.70 Date 09/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, MARILYN T Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $6,611.68 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPATHELF, JUSTON J Employer name Gilbertsville Mt Upton CSD Amount $6,611.51 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOANETTE, KIMBERLEY A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $6,611.50 Date 01/17/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, KAITLYN M Employer name Chemung County Amount $6,611.04 Date 05/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETITO, DIANE M Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $6,610.85 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, CATHERINE M Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $6,610.83 Date 07/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, MICHELLE Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $6,610.63 Date 08/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, HOPE E Employer name Town of Islip Amount $6,610.00 Date 08/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIGAN, MICHELLE M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $6,609.64 Date 11/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System