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 CARPENTER, EVAN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $4,721.50 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VINNEY, JEFFREY L Employer name Village of Blasdell Amount $4,721.50 Date 02/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LARKIN, KAITLYN E Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $4,720.81 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, CIERA N Employer name Crawford Library District Amount $4,720.72 Date 07/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INCARNATO, ALISON L Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $4,720.69 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, TRACI L Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $4,719.99 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBER, CORY L Employer name Town of Otego Amount $4,719.01 Date 02/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIDGES, DARREN Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $4,719.00 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, JASMINE N Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $4,718.84 Date 10/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, TAMARCUS S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $4,718.75 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABB, TAWNEE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $4,718.75 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIXBY, TAMMIE E Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $4,718.68 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, ALEXA L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $4,718.24 Date 02/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUSE, MICHAEL L Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $4,718.09 Date 11/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHONGO, HEATHER C Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $4,717.98 Date 08/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA, JAYME A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $4,717.41 Date 04/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIBAL, DENISE Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $4,717.35 Date 11/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNES, GABRIELLA A Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $4,717.34 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLELLA, RYAN J Employer name Village of Depew Amount $4,717.05 Date 07/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRATTER, LISA R Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $4,716.75 Date 05/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELCE-BROOKS, DEBRA Employer name Town of Veteran Amount $4,716.55 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARY KATHLEEN Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $4,716.36 Date 09/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAEFER, JAIMIE A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,716.20 Date 07/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPELAND-FISH, KATHLEEN Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $4,715.75 Date 01/19/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, APRIL L Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $4,715.64 Date 02/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILMAR, DONALD S Employer name Bolton CSD Amount $4,715.40 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROIANNI, SCOTT D Employer name Fulton County Amount $4,715.20 Date 04/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORT, MARY E Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $4,715.10 Date 03/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATKE, MARY E Employer name Seneca Falls-Csd Amount $4,715.08 Date 04/30/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSELL, STEPHANIE A Employer name Franklin County Amount $4,715.00 Date 09/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, TODD J, II Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $4,714.99 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASKIER, LINDA M Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $4,714.79 Date 10/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $4,714.66 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, RAJUL V Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $4,714.56 Date 09/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMADIO, AMY C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $4,714.48 Date 01/12/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, GAYLA P Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $4,713.60 Date 12/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, LORI H Employer name Saratoga County Amount $4,713.33 Date 01/20/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRANG, LARISSA A Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $4,713.13 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, LOUIE A Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $4,712.76 Date 11/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREIGHTON, JAMES F Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $4,712.50 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, PAMELA J Employer name Town of Fine Amount $4,712.40 Date 10/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAES, PAMELA J Employer name Town of Naples Amount $4,711.77 Date 09/25/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, DWON M Employer name Niagara County Amount $4,711.56 Date 01/01/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XHAFA, EDLIRA Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $4,711.16 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBESCHAT, NICOLE L Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $4,711.12 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JOHN L Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $4,711.02 Date 11/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERBER, ALICIA M Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $4,710.99 Date 02/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY BAILEY, MONIQUE S Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $4,710.50 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNEGAN, DIANA Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $4,710.44 Date 02/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISI, DIANE T Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $4,710.25 Date 06/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, CARLOS Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $4,710.24 Date 12/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOL, SCOTT L Employer name Copenhagen CSD Amount $4,710.00 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASHID, TAHMINA A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $4,708.75 Date 01/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTESTIN, JO ANN Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $4,708.72 Date 11/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTEMORE, KATHLEEN E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $4,708.56 Date 01/23/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, BRIAN W Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $4,708.50 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITZ, OLIVIA R Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $4,708.50 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUEHEART, JOVAN D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $4,708.43 Date 01/05/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALIZADA, VICTORIA Z Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $4,708.04 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINGMAN, STEPHANIE A Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $4,707.92 Date 10/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHILLON, JAMES P Employer name Steuben County Amount $4,707.50 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, AMANDA K Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $4,707.32 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, GREGORY M Employer name Broome County Amount $4,707.00 Date 06/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALLS, CHARLENE Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $4,707.00 Date 03/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULTS, JOSHUA D Employer name Newcomb CSD Amount $4,707.00 Date 12/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIENSTAG, MATTHEW Z Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $4,706.80 Date 11/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAIGH, STEPHANIE A Employer name Columbia County Amount $4,706.55 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOAKES, PAUL M Employer name New Hyde Park Fire District Amount $4,706.55 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTY, DARCY M Employer name Oswego County Amount $4,706.25 Date 01/18/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATTANASIO, MATTHEW J Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $4,706.01 Date 08/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDE, CRISTIN M Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $4,705.72 Date 12/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMEELKE, KEITH H Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $4,705.71 Date 02/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAKEFIELD, GINA M Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $4,705.50 Date 03/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, ELIZABETH A Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $4,705.27 Date 10/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIEST, MICHELLE L Employer name Morrisville-Eaton CSD Amount $4,705.18 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINNEY, LYNN M Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $4,704.95 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FAVE, MIRANDA L Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $4,704.80 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, BRITTANY R Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $4,704.00 Date 07/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEOPLES, ROBERT S, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $4,703.88 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLIKER, REBECCA M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $4,703.22 Date 10/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUARTERMAN, TAVARES C Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $4,702.71 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICHAK, SHERIDAN N Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $4,702.56 Date 06/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIST, NEAL E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,702.56 Date 06/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, BARBARA A Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $4,702.44 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIN PEREZ, YOSELIN Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,702.08 Date 12/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, MICHAEL D Employer name Town of Lake Pleasant Amount $4,702.00 Date 01/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRIBNER, JUSTIN M Employer name Village of Fishkill Amount $4,701.96 Date 12/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASSARO, LAURIE B Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $4,701.88 Date 11/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, ALICIA D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $4,701.50 Date 01/05/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVERANCE, JOSEPH R, JR Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $4,701.33 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WROBEL, MEGAN M Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $4,701.22 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, JEROME Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $4,700.97 Date 02/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHAR, DANIEL J Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $4,700.96 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, LAURA A Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $4,700.92 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, LOUIS P Employer name Montgomery County Amount $4,700.52 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANABRIA, IRIS J Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $4,700.38 Date 09/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDRICK, STEPHANIE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,700.23 Date 01/17/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABER, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $4,700.00 Date 08/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYCE, SHELDON W Employer name Village of Honeoye Falls Amount $4,700.00 Date 05/08/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMAX, PAUL A Employer name Village of Schoharie Amount $4,700.00 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System