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 TORRE, JAMES A Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $4,464.00 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, ELDO Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $4,463.88 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIFENBURG, RYAN E Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $4,463.79 Date 01/13/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACEY, CYNTHIA R Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $4,463.70 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUZZO, JOHN J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,463.68 Date 02/21/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZARNECKI, STANLEY J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,463.68 Date 02/08/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGER-PIERCE, MILDRED A Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $4,463.64 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOEMAKER, DE ANNA L Employer name Georgetown-South Otselic CSD Amount $4,463.26 Date 09/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEITZ, STEPHEN J, JR Employer name Town of Shelby Amount $4,463.22 Date 01/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORPEY, PEGGY C Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $4,463.12 Date 12/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MICCO, THOMAS A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,463.06 Date 06/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, MEGAN Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $4,462.72 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, AHMAR R Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $4,462.67 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MODELEWSKI, LEONARD D Employer name Village of Minoa Amount $4,462.53 Date 09/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARANTINO, GINA Employer name Greece CSD Amount $4,462.53 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ-BERMEJO, SARAHLI Employer name Orange County Amount $4,462.50 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, NATALIE C Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $4,462.50 Date 07/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHU, JASMINE L Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,462.47 Date 07/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, NICHOLAS Employer name Ulster County Amount $4,462.34 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, NICHOLAS S Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $4,462.09 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRING, JAMEL D Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $4,462.00 Date 11/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRICE, DASHAUN LEO Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $4,461.75 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSH, PATRICK Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,461.75 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNN, KENYA R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $4,461.62 Date 01/10/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUSAK, THOMAS J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $4,461.60 Date 07/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, LOIS JEAN Employer name Arkport CSD Amount $4,461.56 Date 09/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GURINA, ANNA S Employer name Oneida County Amount $4,461.52 Date 02/01/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, JENNIFER M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,461.48 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, NATHAN A Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $4,461.35 Date 01/31/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNOKOWSKI, LORI L Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $4,461.31 Date 09/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUITT, TAMEKA N Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $4,461.07 Date 11/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, LYNNE Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $4,461.02 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANBA, MELISSA A Employer name Town of Lee Amount $4,461.00 Date 09/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, ALLISON M Employer name Village of Speculator Amount $4,460.98 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN LEUVEN, CORY J Employer name Albany County Amount $4,460.95 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, TIFFANY M Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $4,460.94 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, KEVIN J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $4,460.90 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, PAMELA R Employer name Chemung County Amount $4,460.84 Date 04/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARD, STEPHANIE M Employer name Chemung County Amount $4,460.82 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLALTA, GILBERT E Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $4,460.79 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISMAN, JENNIFER A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $4,460.48 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRSCH, CIARA L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $4,460.26 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRIX, DONALD A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $4,460.15 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLARAKOS, TAKIS L Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $4,459.74 Date 09/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINS, MELISSA J Employer name Town of Oakfield Amount $4,459.50 Date 02/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIAMBAO, BEATRIZ N Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $4,459.46 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIGAN, KATHERINE T Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $4,459.33 Date 04/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, KRISTEN E Employer name Cornell University Amount $4,459.26 Date 12/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $4,459.00 Date 06/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRY, GERALD E, JR Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $4,458.98 Date 01/10/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKSTEIN, ROCHELLE Employer name Rockland County Amount $4,458.94 Date 10/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAY, BRIANA S Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,458.80 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, ZACKERY R Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $4,458.75 Date 11/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, JOESEP M Employer name Erie County Amount $4,458.41 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, PATRICK W Employer name Cortland County Amount $4,458.24 Date 02/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, JEFFREY W Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $4,458.10 Date 05/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLADLE, DREW K Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $4,458.06 Date 01/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHRACK, ELLEN F Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $4,457.87 Date 09/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASPER, MATTHEW B Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $4,457.84 Date 03/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVENPORT, MAIA K Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $4,457.60 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADEL, TINA M Employer name Byron-Bergen CSD Amount $4,457.50 Date 02/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, JAMES M Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $4,457.49 Date 06/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMO, LISA A Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $4,456.86 Date 07/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORROW, RITA J Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $4,456.50 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PIETRANTONIO, CATHRYNE C Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $4,456.34 Date 02/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, CATHERINE Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $4,456.14 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, LORI A Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $4,456.08 Date 02/13/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, BENJAMIN K Employer name Ronkonkoma Fire District Amount $4,456.07 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, KAREN A Employer name Village of Airmont Amount $4,456.00 Date 01/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASSER, PAUL, JR Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $4,455.99 Date 11/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRO, DANIELLE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $4,455.55 Date 01/19/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICHARDT, KATHLEEN Employer name Webster CSD Amount $4,455.44 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAGER, JORDAN T Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $4,455.38 Date 11/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INDIANO, THOMAS A Employer name Village of Webster Amount $4,455.36 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, RUTH E Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $4,455.25 Date 02/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNIZ, NICHOLAS M Employer name Village of Farmingdale Amount $4,455.24 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, PATRICK Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $4,455.10 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STYN, ZACHARY P Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $4,455.00 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROONEY, JULIA M Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $4,455.00 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGINELLI, PATRICE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $4,454.97 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, CRYSTAL B Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $4,454.94 Date 12/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, MARVIN G Employer name Village of Jordan Amount $4,454.89 Date 05/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, SHARON L Employer name Town of Paris Amount $4,454.86 Date 01/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, JOSEPH E Employer name Town of Catskill Amount $4,454.75 Date 12/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAS, DANIEL Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $4,454.38 Date 12/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTT, MATTHEW M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $4,454.10 Date 06/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, CHRISTINE T Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $4,454.00 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOUT, JILLIAN N Employer name Broome County Amount $4,453.93 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALYER, LORI A Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $4,453.74 Date 10/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOSTA, MELADY Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $4,453.65 Date 11/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SGANGA, MICHAEL W Employer name East Islip Public Library Amount $4,453.32 Date 08/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, CHERYL L Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $4,453.30 Date 10/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKOTH, LORRAINE A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $4,453.27 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYANT, TYLER R Employer name Town of Rhinebeck Amount $4,453.15 Date 12/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODMERKEL, TYLER J Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $4,452.68 Date 06/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, TEENA L Employer name Broome County Amount $4,452.25 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZELLA, RUGGIERO Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $4,452.00 Date 07/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREVET, MARIE J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $4,452.00 Date 12/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGGINS, PATRICK S Employer name Town of Whitestown Amount $4,452.00 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, BARBARA C Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $4,451.75 Date 01/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System