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 MEEHAN, PATRICIA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $5,957.45 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORTI, WILLIAM P Employer name Greece CSD Amount $5,957.40 Date 12/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, FELICIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $5,956.76 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDMAN, RACHEL R Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $5,956.76 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINELLI, MEGHAN K Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $5,956.75 Date 11/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARBERA, HEATHER H Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $5,956.52 Date 06/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROPER, MATTHEW K Employer name Bethpage Fire District Amount $5,956.32 Date 12/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, VERONICA L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $5,956.26 Date 12/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADT, DOUGLAS M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $5,956.06 Date 08/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLEMENS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $5,955.95 Date 02/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POOLE, NICOLE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $5,955.95 Date 12/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, JETT A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $5,955.94 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULVER, COURTNEY L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $5,955.82 Date 03/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVERINO, JONATHAN W Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $5,955.46 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENZ, KATHLEEN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $5,955.07 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, ROBIN M Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $5,955.00 Date 10/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRY, JAMIESON S Employer name Genesee County Amount $5,954.93 Date 03/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALVO, SARA J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $5,954.75 Date 01/12/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIMEK, SANDRA L Employer name Oneida County Amount $5,954.42 Date 08/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, KENNETH M, JR Employer name Chemung County Amount $5,954.13 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVERANCE, ROBERT S Employer name Broome County Amount $5,954.09 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, PATRICK J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $5,954.00 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COATS BRAULEY, YVONNE M Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $5,954.00 Date 01/12/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNDAGE, MARION E Employer name Belfast CSD Amount $5,953.88 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESIMONE, ANTHONY A Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $5,953.72 Date 01/01/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUZIL, EMLYNN Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $5,953.50 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, NATALEE A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $5,953.14 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTON, JEANNE M Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $5,952.50 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELTO, JEROME G Employer name Spencer Van Etten CSD Amount $5,952.39 Date 11/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, MARY M. Employer name Town of Stephentown Amount $5,952.00 Date 07/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLES, MELISSA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $5,951.60 Date 12/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESCH, CLAYTON L, IV Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $5,951.60 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARRA, ROBERT L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $5,951.58 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANRO, ANDREW A Employer name Town of Mooers Amount $5,951.57 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISHAW, MICHAEL E Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $5,950.38 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, GUS D Employer name Town of Andover Amount $5,950.04 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREIERMUTH, AMY L Employer name Town of Porter Amount $5,950.00 Date 10/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERKMAN, MARINKA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $5,949.94 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, MONTANA Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $5,949.39 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORFANO, JERRI ANN Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $5,949.20 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERZBERG, KELLY M Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $5,949.12 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, TERESA M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $5,949.04 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGER, CARRIE M Employer name Village of Walden Amount $5,948.64 Date 06/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, JOHN G Employer name North Massapequa Fire District Amount $5,948.50 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMAZZO, JACQUELINE H Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $5,948.49 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETTS, SHEA M Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $5,948.47 Date 02/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, TAYLOR M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $5,948.34 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURMAN, CYNTHIA L Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $5,948.01 Date 07/07/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDZISZEWSKI, TRACY L Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $5,947.99 Date 10/29/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NALLY, MATTHEW H Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $5,947.55 Date 12/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODD, JASON T Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $5,947.16 Date 07/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABEDZ, DARREN P Employer name Village of Blasdell Amount $5,947.00 Date 08/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPINICCHIA, KELLY L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $5,946.90 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, KATHLEEN A Employer name Richfield Springs CSD Amount $5,946.81 Date 10/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNIZ-LOUCKS, EDITH J Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $5,946.48 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUTMAN, CHRISTINE Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $5,946.33 Date 09/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BUSKIRK, RICHARD E Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $5,946.32 Date 10/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWINNEY, LENNISHA L Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $5,945.50 Date 08/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, MICHELLE L Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $5,945.48 Date 09/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCH-CRIDEN, MARY J Employer name Erie County Amount $5,945.18 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUNTAIN, KATHERINE J Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $5,944.94 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGNIER, ASHLEY M Employer name Clinton County Amount $5,944.89 Date 05/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, PATRICK K Employer name Village of Ravena Amount $5,944.60 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEANE, CASSIDY E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $5,944.30 Date 11/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSBERG, CHRISTINA R Employer name Warsaw CSD Amount $5,944.28 Date 09/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILES, STACEY L Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $5,944.08 Date 03/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, ARNOLD P Employer name Education Department Amount $5,943.98 Date 05/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSA, JEANNE M Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $5,943.56 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DABROWNY, LILLIAN K Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $5,943.19 Date 01/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FEDE, VANESSA A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $5,943.00 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WU, SHU WAN Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $5,943.00 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARASINSKI, MEGHAN L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $5,942.73 Date 04/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COLGAN, CHARLOTTE T Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $5,942.50 Date 10/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUGER, ELIJAH W Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $5,942.35 Date 06/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, JACOB M Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $5,942.18 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMON, CHYLEEN J Employer name Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $5,942.01 Date 05/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, LAKOYA S Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $5,941.92 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, EDWARD L Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $5,941.89 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAROW-DRESSER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $5,941.55 Date 11/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVERDE, BOBBY JO Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $5,941.41 Date 01/19/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISER, AMANDA L Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $5,940.99 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARROW, MIRIAM LT Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $5,940.90 Date 05/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANCY, JULIA A Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $5,940.77 Date 12/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMEIDA, ROBERT J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $5,940.18 Date 12/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIAVOLINO, CARMELA Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $5,940.12 Date 04/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSATKA, DAVID F Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $5,940.01 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKHART, STEVEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $5,940.00 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEGER, NICHOLAS M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $5,940.00 Date 06/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, PHILLIP C Employer name Town of Benson Amount $5,940.00 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, JEREMY R D Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $5,940.00 Date 02/10/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESANIUK, PAOLA Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $5,940.00 Date 05/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANNON, MADDALENA N Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $5,940.00 Date 10/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERRY, MONELL E, SR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $5,939.75 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCATO, ROSETTA C Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $5,939.54 Date 09/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEATH, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Newark CSD Amount $5,939.54 Date 08/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CARA, CAITLIN C Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $5,939.28 Date 07/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, KRYSTLE F Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $5,939.05 Date 11/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLAND, ERICA E Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $5,938.84 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEZDEK, JUDITH A Employer name Oneida County Amount $5,938.38 Date 10/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, MARIA A Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $5,938.38 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System