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 MEDINA, MINERVA Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $5,923.18 Date 06/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRIVAS, NEKTARIOS I Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $5,923.15 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERER, PETER M Employer name Village of Pleasantville Amount $5,923.08 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAVILLE, BERNADETTE L Employer name Town of Malone Amount $5,923.05 Date 01/02/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURRIGIANO, LISA M Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $5,922.96 Date 11/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, GAIL Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $5,922.73 Date 04/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, JESSIE W Employer name Chenango County Amount $5,922.72 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONDEAU, TYLER M Employer name Town of Hoosick Amount $5,922.63 Date 01/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, SHARNETTE A Employer name Department of Law Amount $5,922.62 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVAREZ, MARILYN Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $5,922.51 Date 02/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, RILEY F Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $5,922.14 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, CHRISTOPHER Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $5,922.00 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERGEANT, DONNA M Employer name Town of Webster Amount $5,921.97 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHTS, BENJAMIN D Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $5,921.88 Date 05/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSEY, CHERISSE Employer name Albany County Amount $5,921.73 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASTINGS, NICHOLAS D Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $5,920.98 Date 07/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNIER, LUIS A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $5,920.60 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRY, DANIELLE R Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $5,920.54 Date 07/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERMAN, WHITNEY L Employer name Wayne County Amount $5,920.47 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, FELICIA C Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $5,920.45 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENGER, JONELLE L Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $5,920.34 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIELE, THERESA S Employer name Sullivan County Amount $5,920.00 Date 10/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMPSEY, THOMAS A Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $5,919.93 Date 07/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTONE, AMY S Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $5,919.58 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAGOLA, RALPH A Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $5,919.42 Date 01/25/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFFORD, LYNN C Employer name Village of Williston Park Amount $5,919.39 Date 06/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERBOURNE, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $5,919.30 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDWITH, SEAN P Employer name Livingston County Amount $5,919.20 Date 01/12/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHNER, EUGENE M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $5,918.98 Date 01/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERBE, DENISE A Employer name Town of Oneonta Amount $5,918.84 Date 02/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCE, NICHOLE Employer name Chester UFSD 1 Amount $5,918.51 Date 02/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SOUSA, BARBARA E Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $5,918.46 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINT, JENNIFER L Employer name Dalton-Nunda CSD Amount $5,918.29 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORSTMANN, CARYN J Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $5,918.22 Date 12/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JACKIE D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $5,918.13 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERMAN, PATRICIA A Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $5,918.10 Date 03/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILIGHERA, DAVID G Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $5,918.06 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADEL, MATTHEW A Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $5,917.92 Date 01/05/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULDERIG, MARY C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $5,917.68 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWERK, MARCELLA M Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $5,917.41 Date 09/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, DIANE M Employer name Erie County Amount $5,917.26 Date 03/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITALE, ANNE M Employer name North Shore Public Library Dis Amount $5,917.10 Date 03/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, SPAZ P Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $5,917.09 Date 10/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELMER, LINDSEY Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $5,916.98 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, KATHERINE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $5,916.94 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELONERO, JUSTINA M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $5,916.90 Date 09/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYLVAIN, ESAI Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $5,916.79 Date 12/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTONOW, ROBIN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $5,916.75 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BLENIS, BONNIE R Employer name Village of Hillburn Amount $5,916.67 Date 12/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, RACHEL T Employer name Town of Islip Amount $5,916.50 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGLEY, APRIL N Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $5,916.48 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, JOSHUA S Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $5,916.48 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDCASTLE, RICHARD A, III Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $5,916.48 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIEST, MICHELLE L Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $5,916.40 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWHOUSE, NICHOLAS N Employer name Clymer CSD Amount $5,916.09 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, BRETT M Employer name Clinton County Amount $5,915.96 Date 02/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAU, JUSTIN J Employer name Setauket Fire District Amount $5,915.70 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KIERSTEN J Employer name Oswego Co Soil,Wtr Cons Dist Amount $5,915.38 Date 06/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULKIN, SHANNON M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $5,915.23 Date 06/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEIN, KRISTA C Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $5,915.11 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENDROWSKI, MINDY L Employer name Village of Springville Amount $5,915.00 Date 07/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DARLING, STEVEN E Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $5,914.84 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATI, CRISTINA J Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $5,914.78 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, LISA H Employer name Genesee County Amount $5,914.28 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYFOHRT, KYLE W Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $5,914.11 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEVERE, CRISTINA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $5,914.10 Date 10/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDKA, JANINE M Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $5,914.01 Date 11/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORRELLI, CAROL A Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $5,913.54 Date 10/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUSE-FORGES, MELISSA A Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $5,913.41 Date 02/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UMIKER, KAREN M Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $5,913.28 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELD, KYLE T Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $5,913.14 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, HEATHER L Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $5,913.09 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARK, SAMANTHA L Employer name Oriskany CSD Amount $5,912.74 Date 02/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERRATI, MARGARET Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $5,912.50 Date 07/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONLEVY, WILLIAM Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $5,912.37 Date 06/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYCE, AVERY Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $5,912.25 Date 07/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, RAUGHNSEN D Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $5,912.16 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELLIS-EWELL, CAROL J Employer name Village of Spencerport Amount $5,912.00 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTNOY, MICHAEL LEE Employer name Town of Lewisboro Amount $5,911.66 Date 01/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEHLMANN, ERIC R Employer name Nassau County Amount $5,911.50 Date 07/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDBERG, JOEL B Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $5,911.40 Date 01/18/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERKEN, JAMES A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $5,911.00 Date 06/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIECHTI, LAURA A Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $5,910.97 Date 04/15/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTOINE, TATIANA M Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $5,910.66 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARATNYTSKY, CHRISTINE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $5,910.46 Date 12/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNIBURGH, MARY C Employer name New York Public Library Amount $5,910.46 Date 02/22/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, MARIA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $5,910.19 Date 01/26/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWTON, KERI A Employer name Broome County Amount $5,910.05 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTIMORE, MALORI Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $5,910.00 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, CORRINA L Employer name Town of Union Vale Amount $5,910.00 Date 02/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSARIELLO, EVAN R Employer name Westbury Water District Amount $5,910.00 Date 07/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEON, ALEXIS Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $5,910.00 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DEVAN M Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $5,910.00 Date 11/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFILIPPO, REBECCA M Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $5,909.17 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, ROBIN M Employer name Education Department Amount $5,909.12 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRABRANT, NICHOLAS R Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $5,908.86 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALENDER, KRIS Employer name New Hyde Park Fire District Amount $5,908.80 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFSON, MELISSA A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $5,908.65 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, JUSTIN D Employer name Erie County Amount $5,908.56 Date 03/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKING, MOUNA T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $5,908.55 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System