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 IACHETTA, ZACHARY J Employer name City of Troy Amount $4,554.00 Date 06/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETRUS, THOMAS M Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $4,554.00 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, EMILY M Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $4,554.00 Date 07/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIS, TYLER J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $4,553.88 Date 12/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOULD, LORI A Employer name Genesee County Amount $4,553.59 Date 10/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLI, JOHN Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $4,553.47 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDY, MELISSA Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $4,553.26 Date 08/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADISON, MARIA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $4,553.25 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEITLER, KELLIE L Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $4,553.25 Date 03/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERCY, CATHERINE M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $4,553.09 Date 12/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TISO, ANDREW C Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $4,553.00 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESSALINES, MELIDA Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $4,552.96 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, DAYNA L Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $4,552.94 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROHBERG, LESLIE G Employer name NYS Senate Temporary Amount $4,552.48 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, DAVID A Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $4,551.62 Date 01/26/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINLAN, LEAH L Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $4,551.60 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOKER, SAMERA T Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $4,551.48 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOROLEMON, MICHAEL R Employer name Cayuga County Amount $4,551.33 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETO, MARIA A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $4,551.02 Date 06/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYON, MELISSA Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $4,550.90 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGEE, EMILY L Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $4,550.88 Date 07/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, KAYLA J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $4,550.76 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, ANNA M Employer name Islip Public Library Amount $4,550.48 Date 04/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXIS-JOHNSON, CHUKYM C Employer name Broome County Amount $4,550.44 Date 02/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, MORGAN T Employer name Department of Health Amount $4,550.37 Date 09/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, RICHARD G Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $4,550.27 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLFER, MILES A Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $4,550.24 Date 06/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBE, ALEC M Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $4,550.19 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMONEY, KEESHA S Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $4,550.19 Date 02/16/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYKES, MAGGIE R Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $4,550.17 Date 10/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLANCO, ELSA L Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $4,550.10 Date 01/12/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAUSS, KRISTINA M Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $4,550.05 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTICE, ROBERT W Employer name Town of Stafford Amount $4,550.00 Date 02/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, DONALD Employer name Town of Stafford Amount $4,550.00 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACER, ROBERT F Employer name Town of Stafford Amount $4,550.00 Date 12/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANEK, RONALD T Employer name Town of Stafford Amount $4,550.00 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, MICHAEL S Employer name Village of Lyndonville Amount $4,550.00 Date 01/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, KATHRYN A Employer name Town of Horseheads Amount $4,549.33 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIZZI-BLAU, LORI J Employer name Crime Victims Compensation Bd Amount $4,549.26 Date 12/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVER, NICHOLETTE M Employer name Wellsville CSD Amount $4,548.98 Date 11/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIT, SARA H Employer name Cornell University Amount $4,548.96 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANICKI, WILLIAM A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $4,548.93 Date 07/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, JOSHUA S Employer name Erie County Amount $4,548.85 Date 02/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADOVICH, JENNIFER D Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $4,548.79 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, DEVIN J Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $4,548.70 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANDFORD, CAYLA S Employer name Chemung County Amount $4,548.64 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ALEXA R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $4,548.56 Date 04/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLINO, RICHARD D Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $4,548.56 Date 02/01/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLOGG, STEFANIE A Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $4,548.55 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMRUNNAHAR, TARAFDAR Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $4,548.53 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACHMANN, ANDREW R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $4,548.39 Date 06/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARROD, JILL A Employer name Royalton-Hartland CSD Amount $4,548.11 Date 08/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITO HERNANDEZ, LADY E Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $4,547.76 Date 12/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESNOYERS, ALEX Employer name Village of East Hills Amount $4,547.66 Date 01/21/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARM, JAKE J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $4,547.20 Date 06/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, BRADLEY W Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $4,547.15 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIX, JOSEPH A Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $4,547.12 Date 02/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, JONATHAN Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $4,547.05 Date 05/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLBERG, SARAH J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $4,546.80 Date 06/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, STEFANIE A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $4,546.71 Date 09/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEMENT, JACOB T Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $4,545.98 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEHRMAN, LEONARD J Employer name Oyster Bay Public Library Amount $4,545.97 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POZANKOWSKI, JESSICA Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $4,545.93 Date 06/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEPHEW, KATHLEEN E Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $4,545.73 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, THOMAS J Employer name Wynantskill UFSD Amount $4,545.28 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OMICIOLI, JANICE P Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $4,545.18 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAUSER, JENNIFER A Employer name Town of Tuscarora Amount $4,545.00 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADISON, ARTHUR E, JR Employer name Town of Oppenheim Amount $4,545.00 Date 05/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYERNIK, SUSANNE F Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $4,545.00 Date 03/31/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNER, BRADLEY J Employer name Monroe County Amount $4,544.77 Date 06/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRVINE, JULIE M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $4,544.67 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, RYAN J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $4,544.32 Date 02/02/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, SHELTON O C Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $4,544.14 Date 02/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, THOMAS F Employer name Town of Henderson Amount $4,544.00 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUSATIER, KRISTA S Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $4,543.97 Date 09/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMAN, TONYA M Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $4,543.78 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODOM, SUZANNE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $4,543.28 Date 02/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THERMIDOR, ERNESTO W Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $4,543.04 Date 02/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOLNOSKE, CYNTHIA A Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $4,543.00 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRI, JOSEPH Employer name Newark CSD Amount $4,542.91 Date 11/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, PETER W Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $4,542.75 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, MICHAEL A Employer name Village of Warsaw Amount $4,542.52 Date 12/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHELDON, TRAE W Employer name Oswego County Amount $4,542.50 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCHI, EDWARD G Employer name Village of Frankfort Amount $4,542.32 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, JOSE R Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $4,541.25 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGH, BRADLEY E Employer name East Glenville Fire District Amount $4,541.25 Date 06/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, QUINN Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $4,541.04 Date 06/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPA, TERESA A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $4,540.33 Date 07/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBLE, TASHA C Employer name Erie County Amount $4,539.81 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHOUT, SUE E Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $4,539.60 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCLAIN, MICHEL L Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $4,539.50 Date 07/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMBARDI, SHAWNA L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $4,539.33 Date 12/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITKOWSKI, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Division of State Police Amount $4,539.17 Date 02/23/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINGLEY, ROBERT G Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $4,538.73 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNDELL, CARLA J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $4,538.40 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, LISA M Employer name Town of New Lebanon Amount $4,538.37 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBAN, KYLE A Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $4,538.36 Date 08/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOLON, ANTONIA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $4,538.30 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONILLA, LAURA I Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $4,538.00 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDNICK, DAVID J Employer name Department of Law Amount $4,537.98 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System