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 MONTGOMERY, ERICH J Employer name Cayuga County Amount $6,486.96 Date 02/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERAGINE, KERRI A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $6,486.93 Date 01/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, ANTHONY O Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $6,486.81 Date 11/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, TOWANDA Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $6,486.76 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'ROURKE, ALANNAH K Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $6,486.72 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILDEN, SONIA R Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $6,486.40 Date 10/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, JANELL M Employer name Erie County Amount $6,486.37 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANGER, LISA S Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $6,486.26 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZDILSKY, NIKOLE Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $6,485.88 Date 08/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUY, KEVIN D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $6,485.55 Date 01/05/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLIESE, JOHN P Employer name Saratoga County Amount $6,485.00 Date 05/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKKELSEN, JOSHUA S Employer name Town of Romulus Amount $6,485.00 Date 11/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCKE, JONATHAN D Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $6,484.66 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, BAKULA N Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $6,484.62 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEBERG, KIRSTEN D Employer name Westchester County Amount $6,484.13 Date 05/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHMOND, KIMBERLY M Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $6,483.69 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $6,483.65 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMBALVO, RANDY Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $6,483.50 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDER, KELLY L Employer name Town of Stratford Amount $6,483.00 Date 07/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, JENNIFER L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $6,482.76 Date 07/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPPER, DANIELLE M Employer name Moriah CSD Amount $6,482.18 Date 09/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YORK, KALEB M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $6,481.85 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEHEAD, SAMAJNIA J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $6,481.72 Date 10/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, ANN M Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $6,481.37 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARE, ELIZABETH A Employer name Town of La Grange Amount $6,481.30 Date 01/23/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, MICHELE C Employer name East Islip Public Library Amount $6,481.30 Date 09/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, LOUCINDA A Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $6,481.14 Date 03/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELSON, BRIAN M Employer name Village of Middleport Amount $6,481.00 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERS, CYNTHIA K Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $6,480.81 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMMER, LISA M Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $6,480.81 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERMAN, KURT J Employer name Herkimer County Amount $6,480.80 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPIONE, PETER J Employer name Herkimer County Amount $6,480.80 Date 09/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, RAYMOND S Employer name Herkimer County Amount $6,480.80 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNO, PETER F Employer name Herkimer County Amount $6,480.80 Date 01/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRADER, ROBERT J Employer name Herkimer County Amount $6,480.80 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUJICA, MARILU Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $6,480.78 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNE, JUSTIN D Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $6,480.77 Date 01/10/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TAMMY G Employer name Schenectady County Amount $6,480.44 Date 12/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRING, ASHLEY N Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $6,480.26 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, BRENDA B Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $6,480.23 Date 01/17/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, TINA M Employer name Ontario County Amount $6,480.17 Date 03/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, JAMIE Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $6,480.05 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, LEI M Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $6,480.04 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULRICH, CINDY A Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $6,480.02 Date 04/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE-WOODALL, DEIDRE R Employer name Erie County Amount $6,480.00 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYTE, ELIJAH D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $6,480.00 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, WILLIAM T Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $6,480.00 Date 07/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIERI, LOUIS Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $6,480.00 Date 03/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUERTA, JOSELINE M Employer name Village of Pleasantville Amount $6,480.00 Date 06/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, NICOLE A Employer name Corning Community College Amount $6,480.00 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAROLAN, SHAWN P Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $6,480.00 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, KAY E Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $6,479.95 Date 02/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANELL, MEGAN E Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $6,479.89 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JEANNE Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $6,479.28 Date 06/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSTABLE, BETH E Employer name Town of New Paltz Amount $6,479.27 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBA, STACEY L Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $6,479.15 Date 12/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORT, SUSANNAH D Employer name Port Byron CSD Amount $6,478.95 Date 10/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCULLAGH, DARCELLE L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $6,478.84 Date 01/25/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRSERVICE, KATHLEEN A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $6,478.60 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODNOUGH, TRISHA E Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $6,478.27 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEML, RAYMOND J Employer name Town of Cairo Amount $6,477.68 Date 04/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANZONE, RAMONA Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $6,477.44 Date 09/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYER, DENISE A Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $6,477.42 Date 02/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN GUILDER, STEVEN M Employer name Town of Corinth Amount $6,477.29 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUDET, RAFAEL S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $6,477.20 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN AVERY, AMY M Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $6,477.12 Date 03/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT CHOQUETTE, CARRIE A Employer name Town of Andes Amount $6,477.10 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, ELLSWORTH S Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $6,476.39 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTON, DAVID M Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $6,476.37 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSONI, SARAH E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $6,475.68 Date 07/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POULOS, THERESA Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $6,475.66 Date 09/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGHANS, DENISE M Employer name Orange County Amount $6,475.60 Date 10/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXANER, CHERYL A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $6,475.57 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAGER, PATRICK S Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $6,475.35 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, SHERRY L Employer name Erie County Amount $6,475.28 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANAYIOTOU, PETROS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $6,475.04 Date 06/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRATHEARN, CHERYL Employer name Town of Middlebury Amount $6,475.01 Date 02/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, ROBERT K Employer name Town of German Flatts Amount $6,475.00 Date 07/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWARZYNSKI, AMY Employer name Town of Westerlo Amount $6,475.00 Date 06/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, DARREN Employer name West Islip Fire District Amount $6,475.00 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISCARDI, MELISSA L Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $6,474.72 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REKUC, SEBASTIAN L Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $6,474.38 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMALEY, KATHLEEN A Employer name Columbia County Amount $6,474.32 Date 09/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, PETER J Employer name Greece CSD Amount $6,474.03 Date 05/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAIGLE, JEFFREY S Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $6,474.02 Date 07/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRUZ, ADAM J Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $6,474.00 Date 01/18/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSELLE, ZACHARY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $6,473.70 Date 06/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, JARED P Employer name Town of Waterford Amount $6,473.70 Date 09/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVIN, AMANDA L Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $6,473.24 Date 02/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRISON, MARY Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $6,473.03 Date 02/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, DAVID J Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $6,472.72 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIANO, PAULA L Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $6,472.50 Date 01/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, JESSICA M Employer name Town of North Dansville Amount $6,472.25 Date 06/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADASZEWSKI, PATRICK J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $6,472.24 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TZONI, FAINA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $6,471.66 Date 02/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYWOOD, KIMBERLE C Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $6,471.55 Date 02/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MARCEL M Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $6,471.30 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBALL, PATRICIA E Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $6,471.28 Date 01/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOIOLA, JACQULYN N Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $6,471.19 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISH, ANDREA M Employer name Niagara County Amount $6,471.00 Date 06/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System