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 SALADA, JOSHUA T Employer name Town of Lewiston Amount $6,318.12 Date 02/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONRAD, SANDRA S Employer name Cornell University Amount $6,318.01 Date 01/19/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELMENDORF, RENEE R Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $6,318.00 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESHINSKIE, JOSEPH P, JR Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $6,317.93 Date 11/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOORHEIS, DEAGAN S Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $6,317.87 Date 12/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNET, CHERYL Employer name Town of Otisco Amount $6,317.49 Date 02/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMPRY-SAMUEL, ALICKA T Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $6,317.22 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, LEONARD A Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $6,317.04 Date 01/24/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, LUKE R Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $6,317.01 Date 05/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STODDARD, KRISTINA L Employer name Washington County Amount $6,316.76 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, STEVEN C Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $6,316.75 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBBLE, PETER C Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $6,316.41 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERACKER, FREDRICK B Employer name Herkimer County Amount $6,316.08 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, CAITLYN M Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $6,316.02 Date 12/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEATHERBARROW, MARCIE A Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $6,315.93 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, DARONDA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $6,315.77 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, JESSICA H Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $6,315.74 Date 11/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSELEY, DANIEL T Employer name Newfield CSD Amount $6,315.60 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, DOUGLAS M, JR Employer name Village of Greene Amount $6,315.50 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZARBAILOVA, MAYYA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $6,315.02 Date 05/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACCETTELLA, RAMON F Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $6,314.80 Date 11/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERENCSIK, CHRIS Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $6,314.80 Date 12/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASILUTH, CAROLYN Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $6,314.80 Date 12/19/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, LAMONT C, JR Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $6,314.80 Date 01/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISSONETTE, SIOBHAN R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $6,314.42 Date 11/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEGO, SCOTT A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $6,314.11 Date 08/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDINGTON, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $6,314.04 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, DAVID S Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $6,313.92 Date 06/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONELLI, CHRISTINA L Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $6,313.89 Date 09/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAHAR, WILLIAM D, III Employer name Village of Maybrook Amount $6,313.82 Date 07/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GILMER, MELISSA A Employer name Livingston County Amount $6,313.48 Date 11/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, DEBORAH J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $6,313.47 Date 11/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMORE, JUSTIN R Employer name Village of Waterloo Amount $6,313.13 Date 06/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SNAPE, CASSANDRA A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $6,313.07 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUITRAGO, MARTHA L Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $6,312.55 Date 03/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINOSA, SUSAN J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $6,312.30 Date 01/19/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, BRID Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $6,312.02 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGNOLA, SUZANNE E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $6,311.40 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERVEN, MEGHAN R Employer name Town of Beekman Amount $6,311.26 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, JUDITH L Employer name Town of Black Brook Amount $6,311.25 Date 01/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZELTON, NANCY L Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $6,310.78 Date 07/24/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONORS, KELLY A Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $6,310.76 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, NATHANIEL Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $6,310.76 Date 11/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOUSHA, DEBORAH L Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $6,310.74 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, RICHARD W, JR Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $6,310.20 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, CONNOR J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $6,309.88 Date 08/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSEN, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $6,309.75 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINGATE, ROBERTA J Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $6,309.53 Date 09/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOW, ALICIA E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $6,309.50 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHN, DANIEL H Employer name Monroe County Amount $6,309.39 Date 09/15/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORY, CASSIE M Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $6,309.36 Date 06/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIGAND, CHERYL A Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $6,309.23 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, MARCELLA T Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $6,308.49 Date 10/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNBULL, KEON J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $6,308.27 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIOE, DANIELLE E Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $6,307.96 Date 05/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLAVICENCIO MAITA, MONICA G Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $6,307.95 Date 11/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOSTER, HAYES L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $6,307.86 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, STEVEN C Employer name Town of Preston Amount $6,307.77 Date 12/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, TYRONE Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $6,307.69 Date 01/28/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTERS, TIMOTHY J Employer name Town of Pendleton Amount $6,307.68 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ-ROGERS, VERONICA Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $6,307.68 Date 02/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, BRANDON J Employer name Greece CSD Amount $6,307.63 Date 01/11/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RAYMOND P Employer name Setauket Fire District Amount $6,307.56 Date 04/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZOLI, LORI L Employer name Geneva Public Library Amount $6,307.52 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, OLGA A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $6,307.13 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVESEN, ROBERT W Employer name Nassau Co Voc Edu & Ext Bd Amount $6,306.94 Date 04/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCE, LESLIE M Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $6,306.49 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILL, ANTHONY K Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $6,306.48 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTTKAMP, JOHN E Employer name Nassau Co Voc Edu & Ext Bd Amount $6,305.94 Date 10/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORRERO, ROBERTO E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $6,305.86 Date 12/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOI, VICTORIA Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $6,305.52 Date 09/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRELL, NIKEISHA Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $6,305.17 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NALLY, SERA A Employer name Steuben County Amount $6,304.50 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, SARAH Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $6,304.22 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO-BROWN, AMANDA S Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $6,304.15 Date 11/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRA, KATIE M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $6,303.92 Date 02/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNTE, EMILY M Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $6,303.84 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUEBIANCO, PHILLIP J Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $6,303.80 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYBEE, JAMES Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $6,303.69 Date 02/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, THOMAS K Employer name Holtsville Fire District Amount $6,303.50 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MARY T Employer name Genesee County Amount $6,303.15 Date 09/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGNIBENE, STEPHANIE M Employer name Deer Park Public Library Amount $6,303.06 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARDAK, EMILY E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $6,302.70 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONIAK, GINA M Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $6,302.70 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, MATTHEW J Employer name Village of Camden Amount $6,302.51 Date 05/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEADE, HEATHER L Employer name Granville CSD Amount $6,302.50 Date 10/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, DANA M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $6,302.46 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, DONNA J Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $6,302.12 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIEN-AISE, GRETCHEN Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $6,301.84 Date 02/16/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ASHLEY A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $6,301.79 Date 07/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDOYA, FRANCES Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $6,301.72 Date 12/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGOSTINI, PATRICIA A Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $6,301.41 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, TAMMY L Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $6,301.24 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, SAMANTHA H Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $6,300.73 Date 05/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ADAM, RYAN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $6,300.63 Date 06/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GINLEY, MARY A Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $6,300.00 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVENSEN, DIANE E Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $6,300.00 Date 11/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGG, DARYL E Employer name Town of Hunter Amount $6,300.00 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, MATTHEW D Employer name Town of Red House Amount $6,300.00 Date 08/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIECK, JEFFERY D Employer name Village of Pleasantville Amount $6,300.00 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System