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 BROWN, DAVID E Employer name Monroe County Amount $5,412.59 Date 04/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENENATI, MICHAEL T Employer name Ulster County Amount $5,412.57 Date 02/24/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, SUZANNE M Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $5,412.50 Date 07/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNLAP, SUZANNE Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $5,412.15 Date 11/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOWDHURY, NOSHIN Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $5,412.15 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRISWOLD, ROBERT B Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $5,412.12 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTERA, JUSTIN J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $5,411.91 Date 07/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIR, HIRAH A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $5,411.34 Date 02/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAN, ELISABETH A Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $5,411.25 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANO, KYLE A Employer name Town of Rosendale Amount $5,411.05 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COURT, GINA M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $5,410.78 Date 10/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, ABIGAIL K Employer name Village of Colonie Amount $5,410.63 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOROWSKI, NATALIE A Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $5,410.37 Date 09/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, ALEXIS M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $5,409.76 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POKINES, JOHN A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $5,409.61 Date 08/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUDDUS, ISMAT A Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $5,409.41 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMPOUX, KRISTEN S Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $5,409.19 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKEBEY, RICHARD R Employer name City of Corning Amount $5,408.82 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUAGLIANO, JOHN R Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $5,408.78 Date 09/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, VITO F Employer name Town of Herkimer Amount $5,408.55 Date 02/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENREE, KATHY E Employer name Town of Herkimer Amount $5,408.55 Date 04/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGALBUTO, ANASTASIA M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $5,408.50 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILK, ERIK W Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $5,408.47 Date 06/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONATO, KAREN P Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $5,408.20 Date 03/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, HALIE J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $5,408.19 Date 04/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, DONNA J Employer name Town of Fenner Amount $5,408.04 Date 01/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILNE, MELINDA A Employer name Town of Lorraine Amount $5,408.02 Date 08/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, KATHRYN B Employer name Little Flower UFSD Amount $5,408.00 Date 11/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLKEN, NATASHA G Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $5,407.82 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZINI, MISTALA T Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $5,407.40 Date 09/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANKA, ANNETTE Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $5,407.16 Date 11/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLACCO, MARYELIZABETH Employer name City of Kingston Amount $5,407.09 Date 06/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADY, ROBERT W Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $5,407.08 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNO, MELANIE L Employer name Village of Corinth Amount $5,407.02 Date 01/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULINO, TEASHA COLE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $5,406.95 Date 11/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELTZER, STEVEN J Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $5,406.74 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, CHERYL A Employer name Town of Herkimer Amount $5,406.61 Date 02/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLILLO, JO ANN D Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $5,406.22 Date 06/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPLAND, WILLIAM J Employer name Village of Saltaire Amount $5,406.13 Date 06/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRON, EMILY H Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $5,406.00 Date 06/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACCIUTTOLO, THERESA Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $5,405.91 Date 04/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, NIKIA K Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $5,405.85 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, TERESA Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $5,405.71 Date 09/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, SHERRY A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $5,405.69 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANK, JOHNA J Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $5,405.45 Date 02/01/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROIZER, TYLER M Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $5,404.75 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HASIN, MARCY G Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $5,404.72 Date 02/23/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIJAYAN, MARGARET C Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $5,404.72 Date 02/23/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, BARBARA Employer name Westchester County Amount $5,404.17 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, WILLIAM J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $5,404.01 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATHROP, TAMMY L Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $5,403.29 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITHS, MICHAEL F Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $5,402.95 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NITTI, ALISON M Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $5,402.90 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, JOE D Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $5,402.22 Date 01/05/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, JAVIER B Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $5,402.07 Date 10/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KIMBERLY D Employer name Nassau County Amount $5,401.92 Date 10/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCHER, JESSICA L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $5,400.45 Date 04/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLSCHER, ANNA Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $5,400.28 Date 01/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, JULIA M Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $5,400.09 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONANNO, BRIAN S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $5,400.00 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONNELL, TANA DJ Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $5,400.00 Date 08/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AQUANNI, ALISSANDRA M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $5,400.00 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAUXE, CAROLINE S Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $5,400.00 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILOMENO, TYLER J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $5,400.00 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC AULIFFE, JOHN L Employer name City of Albany Amount $5,400.00 Date 06/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENSEL, JAMES R Employer name Village of Falconer Amount $5,400.00 Date 01/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURKIN, JOHN Employer name Village of Roslyn Amount $5,400.00 Date 08/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOWERS, ANGELA M Employer name Village of Otego Amount $5,400.00 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, JANICE C Employer name Lake Pleasant CSD Amount $5,400.00 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUBENSPECK, KACEY L Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $5,399.65 Date 04/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENZAVECCHIA, MELISSA Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $5,399.51 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, JUSTIN M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $5,399.27 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR, MATTHEW M Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $5,399.22 Date 12/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA SILVA, FELIPE R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $5,398.54 Date 05/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLECKI, THOMAS A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $5,398.49 Date 11/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SECOR, RYAN L Employer name Town of Farmington Amount $5,398.44 Date 07/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWORTH, TAMMI L Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $5,398.25 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHLER, GILBERT A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $5,397.75 Date 06/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANESH, ANNA E Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $5,397.75 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NEDERYNEN, DAVID S Employer name Schodack CSD Amount $5,397.75 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYNUM, RENETTA Employer name City of Albany Amount $5,397.72 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOVOCOOL, STEVEN D Employer name Village of Groton Amount $5,397.72 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, STEPHANIE A Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $5,397.40 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSLOWSKY, SAMANTHA M Employer name City of Albany Amount $5,397.33 Date 08/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, PATRICIA ANN Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $5,397.33 Date 10/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONGIORNO, REGINA M Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $5,396.80 Date 04/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASNET, HARI Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $5,396.69 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELINGER, ARIELLA Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $5,396.66 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINBACH, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $5,396.28 Date 07/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOKMAN, NOREEN M Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $5,396.04 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMES, JUSTIN A Employer name Town of Greece Amount $5,396.00 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, BRENNA R Employer name Islip Public Library Amount $5,395.75 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANABAT, ANDREW V Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $5,395.72 Date 08/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIORDAN, DELIA R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $5,395.40 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Esperance Amount $5,395.02 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVISAUSKAS, ALDAS Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $5,395.00 Date 10/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ DE VELASQUEZ, MARILU Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $5,394.90 Date 02/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASKER, ALYSIA G Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $5,394.89 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN KUREN, JOSEPH A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $5,394.61 Date 03/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MATTHEW J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $5,394.39 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System