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 BOERMAN, ABRAM G Employer name Wayne County Amount $4,669.25 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGERSON, ROBERT J Employer name City of Watertown Amount $4,669.25 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINCHEN, WILLIAM Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $4,669.15 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, KIM M Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $4,669.14 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, CARRIE M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $4,669.00 Date 06/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGANA, MARK A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $4,668.77 Date 04/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, KRISTIN C Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $4,668.77 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, NOAH E Employer name City of Watertown Amount $4,668.75 Date 05/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIAU, LAURA J Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $4,668.60 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, BRENDA A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $4,668.48 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYALA, JORGE L Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $4,668.31 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARROW, ERICA A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $4,667.91 Date 03/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAJWA, HARDEEP J Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $4,667.83 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURGESS, ERICA Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $4,667.64 Date 05/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUMFORD, LOGAN A Employer name City of Sherrill Amount $4,667.63 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOSER, MARY C Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $4,667.39 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOKES, DEIRDE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $4,667.37 Date 02/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, KAYLA J Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $4,666.90 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCHRAN, STACY L Employer name Westfield CSD Amount $4,666.76 Date 04/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVISON, PATRICIA A Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $4,666.68 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JENNIFER Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $4,666.64 Date 10/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOWLTON, BRYANT D Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $4,666.59 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARKOWSKI, MATTHEW E Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $4,666.37 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURHILL, DOMINIQUE K Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $4,666.31 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INERNEY, MARY A Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $4,666.25 Date 11/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPAS, COLEEN Employer name Town of Schodack Amount $4,666.20 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENQUEST, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $4,666.05 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEYNEKA, MELISSA A Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $4,665.76 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, OLIVER D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $4,665.59 Date 01/17/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, TIMOTHY R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $4,665.36 Date 04/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNZ, SHAUN C Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $4,665.00 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIAN, AMER U Employer name Education Department Amount $4,664.76 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLISON, MICHAEL E Employer name Dix Hills Fire District Amount $4,664.46 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, REBECCA G Employer name Wyoming County Amount $4,664.45 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSMACKER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $4,664.00 Date 07/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASHMALL, GAIL S Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $4,664.00 Date 11/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, TIFFANY R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $4,663.99 Date 01/19/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIEER, THOMAS J Employer name Williamson CSD Amount $4,663.77 Date 06/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, GARRETT J Employer name Erie County Amount $4,663.75 Date 05/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALCZYK, BRIAN T Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $4,663.60 Date 02/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, ANN T Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $4,663.21 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWSTER, KENNETH A, JR Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $4,663.11 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIANI, ALEXANDER A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $4,662.88 Date 06/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, AMY E Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $4,662.80 Date 12/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARGILL, JACOB Employer name Greece CSD Amount $4,662.66 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNELL, THOMAS D, II Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $4,662.62 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHELS, VALERIE N Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $4,662.59 Date 02/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VERDE, DEBRA Employer name Village of Briarcliff Manor Amount $4,662.50 Date 02/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGAN, SUSAN H Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $4,662.21 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIACCHINA, CHANNA M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $4,662.20 Date 12/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUBNIAK, BRIAN Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $4,662.12 Date 02/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, JAMES G Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $4,662.12 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARRINGTON, NIKKI L Employer name Department of Health Amount $4,662.12 Date 01/26/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAL, CHRISTINE A Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $4,662.12 Date 05/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, CLAUDIA F Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,662.00 Date 06/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAEPPEL, ANTHONY M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $4,662.00 Date 05/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, LINDA L Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $4,662.00 Date 12/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRERO, JORDYN Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $4,661.48 Date 06/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, JOSHUA R Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $4,661.36 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, ERIN E Employer name Village of Hamburg Amount $4,661.28 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKINGHAM, GEORGE F Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $4,661.20 Date 06/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDINIER, SHANNON K Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $4,660.50 Date 06/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, LINDA L Employer name Mayfield CSD Amount $4,660.33 Date 03/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTMANN, MEREDITH A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $4,660.26 Date 01/01/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERTSEN, FLORENCE M Employer name Orange County Amount $4,660.00 Date 02/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENITEZ, CYNTHIA O Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $4,659.85 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, MICHELLE A Employer name Duanesburg CSD Amount $4,659.60 Date 09/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, ADAM M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $4,659.41 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, EDWARD A Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $4,658.51 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBTI, ELIAS B Employer name Erie County Amount $4,658.24 Date 12/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUJOR-IDOWU, SAMUEL A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $4,658.12 Date 11/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHL, STEVEN A Employer name Bethlehem Public Library Amount $4,657.89 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, BONNIE L Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $4,657.54 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, RICHARD Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $4,657.48 Date 12/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLDFIELD, JAMES Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $4,657.47 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASCOM, CARRIE J Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $4,657.39 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, BARBARA Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $4,657.25 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOI, BECKY P Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $4,657.17 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALA, TANYA M Employer name Potsdam CSD Amount $4,657.15 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, JENNIFER L Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $4,657.00 Date 10/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, CATHERINE A Employer name Town of Elizabethtown Amount $4,656.90 Date 06/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNLEY, MALIK A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $4,656.48 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIGGLI, BRIAN A Employer name Village of East Rochester Amount $4,656.12 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, LONA G Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $4,656.00 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, HENRY R Employer name Columbia County Amount $4,655.98 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, MONICA M Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $4,655.93 Date 09/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDELL, STEVEN T Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $4,655.75 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECCO, SAMUEL S, II Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $4,655.63 Date 06/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENGLEIN, MATTHEW C Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $4,655.40 Date 05/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MOORE, MARVIN B Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $4,655.18 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, GRETCHEN M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $4,655.05 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEE, DEVIN M Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $4,655.04 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEGER, NANCY Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $4,655.00 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESS, AMANDA L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $4,654.80 Date 06/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETACHEW, RAHEL Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $4,654.70 Date 03/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, BETTY A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $4,654.21 Date 05/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALERIO, CHERYL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $4,654.08 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESH, MAIA A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $4,654.04 Date 10/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, KERRY E Employer name Avon CSD Amount $4,654.00 Date 07/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIFER, JONATHAN A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $4,653.26 Date 01/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System