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 MYERS, JAMES R Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $6,210.77 Date 01/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAF, DAVID M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $6,210.75 Date 01/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, CATHY L Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $6,210.65 Date 10/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, SEAN P Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $6,210.53 Date 11/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, IRIS M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $6,210.52 Date 09/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SCOTT A Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $6,210.28 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, SUZETTE N Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $6,210.10 Date 01/19/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUNSCHEIDEL, KATHLEEN M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $6,210.09 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEDRICK, PETER W Employer name Columbia County Amount $6,210.00 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ-HERRERA, JEANETTE Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $6,210.00 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, RICHARD Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $6,210.00 Date 11/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRIERO, JOHN J Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $6,210.00 Date 02/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTTLE, NANCY L Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $6,209.57 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEIER, DENNIS J Employer name Town of Wilson Amount $6,209.04 Date 01/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATALIZIO, ANDREW J Employer name Orange County Amount $6,208.58 Date 01/23/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIN, MARIE E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $6,208.48 Date 06/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, TUESDY M Employer name Beaver River CSD Amount $6,208.46 Date 09/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, THOMAS J Employer name Genesee County Amount $6,208.01 Date 03/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, DENISE M Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $6,208.00 Date 02/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, HELEN B Employer name Town of Antwerp Amount $6,207.60 Date 08/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, MARY T Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $6,207.23 Date 12/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPELBAUM, JOHN J Employer name Department of Law Amount $6,207.06 Date 12/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGRE, GISELLE T Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $6,206.75 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOE, MATTHEW P Employer name Town of Cambria Amount $6,206.00 Date 04/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURTGAM, JEFFREY S Employer name Town of Cambria Amount $6,206.00 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OHOL, JOSEPH Employer name Town of Cambria Amount $6,206.00 Date 01/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, RANDY M Employer name Town of Cambria Amount $6,206.00 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, AIDEN L Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $6,205.88 Date 07/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VOE, MONIQUE A Employer name Department of Law Amount $6,205.78 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEREAU, KATHLEEN A Employer name Essex County Amount $6,205.78 Date 04/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHRISTINA M Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $6,205.35 Date 03/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYER, JENNIFER L Employer name Cornell University Amount $6,205.00 Date 12/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, EDWARD D Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $6,205.00 Date 05/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZUSTAK, NATHAN J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $6,204.89 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGLIELMO, WILLIAM Employer name Town of Mamakating Amount $6,204.81 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTICH, DANIEL W Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $6,204.60 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATZ, JASON G Employer name Oceanside Fire District Amount $6,204.50 Date 11/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENSKUS, TIMOTHY J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $6,204.46 Date 02/16/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLAN, MARIBEL Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $6,204.17 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, KRASSIMIRA K Employer name Cornell University Amount $6,204.00 Date 02/14/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, MICHAEL L Employer name Town of Fairfield Amount $6,204.00 Date 02/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENRICK, ANDREW C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $6,204.00 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, PAMELA G Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $6,203.98 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEVOIT, JEAN U Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $6,203.95 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPPER, JOSEPH B Employer name Tioga County Amount $6,203.78 Date 02/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUSSBAUM, SUSAN Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $6,203.68 Date 03/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, AMBER R Employer name Alexander CSD Amount $6,203.50 Date 10/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESANCENEY, SUSAN C Employer name Erie County Amount $6,203.15 Date 02/13/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYLTON, SHAMIKA M Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $6,202.60 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTI, ELVIRA Employer name Bellmore UFSD Amount $6,202.50 Date 11/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWERS, ZACHARY D Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $6,202.35 Date 07/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, KELLEY L Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $6,202.18 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, LYDIA H Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $6,202.03 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, JACQUELINE L Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $6,201.25 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DAVID M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $6,200.32 Date 10/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ABRAMO, IRENE L Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $6,200.28 Date 09/13/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMILL, SARA A Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $6,200.07 Date 12/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUELS, MELISSA S Employer name Department of Law Amount $6,200.06 Date 12/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITCHCOCK, THOMAS G Employer name Education Department Amount $6,200.06 Date 01/04/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNELSON, SUSAN C Employer name Village of Cooperstown Amount $6,200.01 Date 06/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEHAN, WILLIAM A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $6,200.00 Date 10/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETERBRING, CARL P Employer name Town of Java Amount $6,200.00 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, LINDSAY Employer name Town of Willet Amount $6,200.00 Date 01/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLEJNICZAK, CRAIG E Employer name Village of Florida Amount $6,200.00 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOW, JANET K Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $6,200.00 Date 12/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, JENNIFER L Employer name Town of Java Amount $6,199.98 Date 06/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRENDERGAST, DYLAN T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $6,199.43 Date 06/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBBLE, DIANE S Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $6,199.26 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO TEMPIO, SHAWN M Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $6,199.07 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSTEAD, WILLIAM T Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $6,198.98 Date 11/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASILLAS, GABRIEL Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $6,198.95 Date 08/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, CHARLOTTE M Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $6,198.95 Date 04/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDINETTE, KELLY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $6,198.50 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, MADELINE G Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $6,198.34 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADLEY, SUANNE K Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $6,198.32 Date 07/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARP, DONALD J Employer name Clinton County Amount $6,197.41 Date 12/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHELS, JENNIFER A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $6,197.40 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOPLE, ROBERT S Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $6,197.17 Date 10/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHRENKOPF, AMY B Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $6,197.08 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMATIER, GUENEVERE A Employer name Education Department Amount $6,197.01 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROE, SCOTT M Employer name Village of Hobart Amount $6,197.01 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STATON, JUSTIN A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $6,196.98 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSNOWSKI, VICKI A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $6,196.90 Date 01/23/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, JENNIFER L Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $6,196.67 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, KAREN A Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $6,196.67 Date 05/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRRA, ANTHONY M Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $6,196.59 Date 09/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVASSEUR, KAREN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $6,196.48 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOZLEY, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $6,196.29 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, KAMESHA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $6,196.27 Date 01/26/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURGEOIS, KAREN V Employer name Department of State Amount $6,196.19 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOCHIA, LOREN E Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $6,195.84 Date 12/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, PATRICK D Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $6,195.81 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONALLO, MARCO Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $6,195.75 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERMILYA, BRENDA L Employer name New Lebanon CSD Amount $6,195.75 Date 10/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSTICK, TERRELL A Employer name Henry Viscardi School Amount $6,195.63 Date 12/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEVIER, BURTON C Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $6,195.54 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, REGINALD Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $6,195.46 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORT, ALAN M Employer name Town of Poland Amount $6,195.44 Date 06/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, RACHEL M Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $6,195.40 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCKLOW, GABRIELLE G Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $6,195.36 Date 06/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System