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 HAIGHT, VIRGINIA M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $4,958.43 Date 11/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARNOWSKI, ALEXIS E Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $4,958.39 Date 06/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEN, CLAUDIA E Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,958.08 Date 07/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, ERICA C Employer name Greenburgh Graham UFSD Amount $4,958.02 Date 06/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAKIELA, BERNARD P Employer name Village of Ilion Amount $4,957.92 Date 02/21/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, ANGELA R Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $4,957.56 Date 09/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, SHANIKA T Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $4,957.43 Date 01/19/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, REGINALD A Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $4,957.42 Date 01/19/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGWARE, JAMES E, III Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $4,957.35 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERINGER-LYONS, EVA Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $4,957.27 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUOCO, DESIREE Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $4,957.04 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTE, IDA M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $4,957.04 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZEBINIAK, CARRIE L Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $4,957.00 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK-RUHLAND, JAMIE L Employer name Town of Colden Amount $4,956.83 Date 01/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKS, KELLY M Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $4,956.79 Date 10/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TIFFANY C Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $4,956.77 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEY, GARRETT R W Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $4,956.54 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, JOSEPH B Employer name Village of Coxsackie Amount $4,956.52 Date 06/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, KRYSTAL K Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $4,956.31 Date 08/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOOD, RACHEL E Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $4,956.29 Date 04/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANEZ, JUANITA Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $4,956.22 Date 10/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNING, AMY L Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $4,956.15 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, BRENDAN H Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,956.00 Date 06/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WING, JONATHAN H Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $4,956.00 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, RUTILLA Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $4,955.85 Date 01/05/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEZAK, JOSEPH F Employer name Albany Soil,Wtr Cons District Amount $4,955.73 Date 06/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUEN, CIARAN P Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $4,955.58 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, STACI Y Employer name Williamson CSD Amount $4,955.52 Date 09/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITT-HEFNER, AMY F Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $4,955.45 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYNE-ANGELO, SUZANNE M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $4,955.35 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEODOSIEVSKI, MIROSLAV Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $4,955.35 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CHARLES M Employer name City of Albany Amount $4,955.17 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITTON, KATHY JO Employer name City of Rome Amount $4,955.00 Date 09/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTUCH, JUSTIN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $4,954.88 Date 06/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENIS, MARIE M Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $4,954.84 Date 06/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILDS, JESSICA B Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $4,954.77 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEARER, DAVID CONNOR S Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $4,954.54 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JEAN A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $4,954.51 Date 07/01/1960 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JAMI L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $4,954.12 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESGRAVIERS, DORINE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $4,954.09 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATO, GWENDOLYN S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $4,953.62 Date 03/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANZAFAME, KIMBERLY A Employer name Webster CSD Amount $4,953.36 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIZZO, ALEXANDER W Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $4,953.30 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENTILE, SONNY J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $4,953.20 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAPPY, TRISTAN G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $4,953.20 Date 06/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, ELISE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $4,952.69 Date 01/12/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MECKLEY, HEIDI L Employer name Niagara County Amount $4,952.57 Date 06/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINGOS, VICTOR R Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $4,952.50 Date 07/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DEWATER, PATRICK G Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $4,951.75 Date 08/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTHONY BEY, DEBORAH Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $4,951.56 Date 12/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAEGER, LYNDA L Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $4,951.53 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVALSKY, JOHN R Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $4,951.42 Date 08/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, TERRANCE C Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $4,951.32 Date 03/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUBER, EILEEN D Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $4,951.32 Date 01/10/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANUCCIO, STACEY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $4,951.18 Date 09/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVA, VICTORIA Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $4,950.93 Date 01/12/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRINE, ROXANNE S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $4,950.79 Date 02/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLAN, BRIAN M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $4,950.41 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFER, LOURDES Employer name Seneca Falls-Csd Amount $4,950.08 Date 08/29/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERESOLI, JOHN F Employer name Town of Macomb Amount $4,950.07 Date 10/31/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROST, KATHLEEN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $4,950.04 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRESCHER, JOSHUA N Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,950.00 Date 06/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMITAGE, JOHN J Employer name Town of Le Roy Amount $4,950.00 Date 05/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLURI, RICK S Employer name Village of Theresa Amount $4,950.00 Date 08/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGENGAST, JENNIE L Employer name Village of Saltaire Amount $4,950.00 Date 06/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGENGAST, THEODORE P, JR Employer name Village of Saltaire Amount $4,950.00 Date 06/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHER, BARBARA Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $4,950.00 Date 09/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFNER, RICHARD G Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $4,950.00 Date 08/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NANDIGAMA, JASPHINE E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $4,950.00 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARAS, JODY Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $4,950.00 Date 05/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRELLA, NICHOLAS J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $4,949.96 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHREY, KAREN L Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $4,949.95 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRIERO, DIANA Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $4,949.91 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, EMILY K Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $4,949.84 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, JEANNINE M Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $4,949.74 Date 01/04/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUJNICKI, DIANE M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $4,949.45 Date 09/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR, MICHAEL J Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $4,949.28 Date 02/21/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, CARLA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $4,949.12 Date 05/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLENN, DAVID W Employer name Village of Whitesboro Amount $4,948.87 Date 07/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFSON, KELLY E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,948.64 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, BERTRAM H Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $4,948.16 Date 02/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JAMES F Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $4,948.11 Date 06/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUINO, TREVOR J Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $4,947.97 Date 06/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, BRENDAN L Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $4,947.68 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUTON, ANTHA M Employer name Roxbury CSD Amount $4,947.68 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUESNEL, AMY M Employer name Town of Putnam Amount $4,947.64 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSIGLIO, MARIANNA Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $4,947.63 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUART, ELIZABETH A Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $4,947.59 Date 10/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAVENES, JAGGER M Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,947.56 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMICO-ZINE-EDDINE, MARLENE Employer name Town of Gates Amount $4,947.52 Date 10/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, JOSE' E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $4,947.12 Date 06/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSARO, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Village of Cornwall Amount $4,946.75 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAUSER, JOAN T Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $4,946.75 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, JAMES G Employer name Massena CSD Amount $4,946.75 Date 02/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOJO, DAVID R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $4,946.66 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUMAGIN, STEPHANIE F Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $4,946.64 Date 10/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCHE, DYLAN M Employer name Hamilton County Amount $4,946.56 Date 07/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, CHRISTOPHER Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $4,946.42 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRIE, MICHAEL J Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,946.40 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELIGMANN, ANDREW J Employer name Town of North Elba Amount $4,946.25 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System