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 MAY, GARY F Employer name City of Elmira Amount $6,125.08 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAEHL, DONALD R Employer name Town of Webb Amount $6,125.00 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERS, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name Village of Northport Amount $6,125.00 Date 05/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, WILLIAM F Employer name Village of Chestnut Ridge Amount $6,125.00 Date 12/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSZUTA, THOMAS J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $6,124.73 Date 09/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETSON, LAURA M Employer name Broome County Amount $6,124.66 Date 03/03/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, BRIAN E Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $6,124.56 Date 04/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARKEY, SAJO M Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $6,124.34 Date 01/19/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREGG, CAROLINE M Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $6,124.21 Date 12/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTS, DAIMYN D Employer name Town of Rhinebeck Amount $6,123.96 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE YOUNG, KAREN A Employer name Town of Newstead Amount $6,123.79 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAIM, DENISE Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $6,123.79 Date 12/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JAIME Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $6,123.24 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLESNIK, IRINA Employer name Broome County Amount $6,123.21 Date 10/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, DAVID M Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $6,123.20 Date 02/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAWE, LYNDSEY D Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $6,122.56 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDER, SHARON Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $6,122.37 Date 11/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, TRE A Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $6,122.04 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, MICHAEL J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $6,121.56 Date 12/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, MICHELE L Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $6,121.16 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESTERFIELD, JULIA J Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $6,120.57 Date 05/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRO, SALVATORE A Employer name Cold Spring Harbor Fire Dist Amount $6,120.50 Date 05/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORENSEN, SOLITA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $6,120.47 Date 01/19/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNHART, ANGEL C Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $6,120.08 Date 11/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, PARIS Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $6,120.00 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUAGLIANA, MARIA A Employer name Town of Elmira Amount $6,120.00 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDER, KELLY L Employer name Town of St Johnsville Amount $6,120.00 Date 07/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENZ, CONNOR J Employer name Town of Aurora Amount $6,120.00 Date 06/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCLURG, JUDY L Employer name Town of Castile Amount $6,120.00 Date 12/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSICK, JOHN R Employer name Town of Marcellus Amount $6,120.00 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, LAURIE A Employer name Town of Marcellus Amount $6,120.00 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, THOMAS E Employer name Village of Williamsville Amount $6,120.00 Date 07/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASHONG, JOSHUA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $6,119.52 Date 01/19/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGAN, ANDREW Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $6,119.48 Date 02/02/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCO, LISA M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $6,119.41 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORNHEIMER, LAUREN E Employer name Manchester Shortsville CSD Amount $6,118.73 Date 10/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCCI, CARMEN S Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $6,118.41 Date 10/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARILLO, DIANA L Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $6,118.31 Date 12/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODKULSKI, GIDGET A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $6,117.89 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIDDER, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $6,117.78 Date 08/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINITZ, LINDA M Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $6,117.74 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOX, GLORIA F Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $6,117.70 Date 01/19/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARFLER, RYAN M Employer name Washington County Amount $6,117.41 Date 01/19/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, EVAN D Employer name Department of State Amount $6,117.30 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSO, MARIA E Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $6,117.29 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROONEY, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $6,117.26 Date 04/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, ROSEMARIE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $6,116.95 Date 12/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVINSKY, MICHELLE M Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $6,116.27 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELGAR, ELSY M Employer name Nassau County Amount $6,116.05 Date 09/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKSON, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $6,115.87 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTON, NICOLE M Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $6,115.47 Date 07/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUZZARELLO, LILIANNA Employer name East Rochester UFSD Amount $6,115.40 Date 12/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLIZINSKI, ALEXANDER J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $6,115.38 Date 01/01/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIMMER, JENNIFER E Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $6,115.38 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATO, STACEY G Employer name NYS Assembly - Members Amount $6,115.38 Date 01/01/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLEY, ERIC J Employer name City of Albany Amount $6,115.36 Date 02/08/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, GREGORY A Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $6,115.20 Date 06/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JEFFERY T Employer name Town of Union Amount $6,115.14 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, KATHERIN G Employer name Belleville-Henderson CSD Amount $6,114.97 Date 09/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEWCHUK, DANIELLE M Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $6,114.89 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLOSKY, JACK O Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $6,114.75 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUST, WILLIAM A Employer name Town of Corinth Amount $6,114.69 Date 05/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERKER, DOLORES M Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $6,114.60 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNNIKHUYSEN, JON L Employer name Town of Wilson Amount $6,114.48 Date 11/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERDINAND, KATHERINE R Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $6,114.07 Date 09/19/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DENNIS A, JR Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $6,114.07 Date 07/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, JEUEL A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $6,113.76 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIVAN, KYLE J Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $6,113.76 Date 01/18/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUSS, JAMES Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $6,113.66 Date 02/02/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIDD, MELISSA A Employer name Goshen Public Library Amount $6,113.22 Date 01/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, SUSAN F Employer name Oswego County Amount $6,113.10 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENNA, GABRIELA Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $6,113.00 Date 03/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUEVARA, CANDELARIA Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $6,113.00 Date 10/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRMA, KEBEDE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $6,112.68 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ANGELIS, KIMBERLY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $6,112.36 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYCKMAN, MARK L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $6,112.33 Date 07/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARR, WENDY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $6,112.23 Date 12/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDBLUM, BRIAN L Employer name Copiague Fire District Amount $6,111.99 Date 12/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSGROVE, CHRISTINE L Employer name Chemung County Amount $6,111.97 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUBRICK, CINDY Employer name Greenburgh Eleven UFSD Amount $6,111.88 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCHADO, ALBERTO Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $6,111.61 Date 07/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMODOVAL, DIANE E Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $6,110.89 Date 03/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRA, PAULA P Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $6,110.62 Date 03/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANCRO, DAWN M Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $6,110.57 Date 02/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'APRILE, LAURIE Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $6,110.33 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIARDINA, GREGORY A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $6,110.22 Date 12/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, MARIA L Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $6,110.15 Date 01/11/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCURI, MEGHA-ANN E Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $6,110.14 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, ELIZABETH M Employer name Montgomery County Amount $6,109.86 Date 01/04/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, DANIELLE R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $6,109.30 Date 12/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTCHER, DONALD A Employer name Town of Wales Amount $6,109.02 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTRICH, JUDE A Employer name Town of Wales Amount $6,109.02 Date 01/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of Wales Amount $6,109.02 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, STACEY J Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $6,109.01 Date 09/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKWARA, LESLIE C Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $6,108.93 Date 03/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULMER, CRYSTAL R Employer name Monroe County Amount $6,108.56 Date 12/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEER, RYAN M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $6,108.49 Date 06/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOELFEL, GERALYN A Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $6,108.05 Date 09/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANFT, TYLER R Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $6,108.00 Date 04/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILL, MOLLY L Employer name Village of Silver Creek Amount $6,108.00 Date 09/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System