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 PERKINS, RICHARD E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $4,290.55 Date 05/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GASSE, MICHAEL A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $4,290.25 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATAR, CATHERINE M Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $4,290.02 Date 12/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANIGA, ALLISON J Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $4,290.00 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEGLE-GANCZARZ, DIANE L Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $4,290.00 Date 07/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELBERG, KAREN M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $4,290.00 Date 06/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATNODE, GARY P Employer name Genesee County Amount $4,289.76 Date 03/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBLEE, DONALD A Employer name Genesee County Amount $4,289.76 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNY, BRENDA M Employer name Malone CSD Amount $4,289.69 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DIANIA D Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $4,289.49 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, AMIE M Employer name Dalton-Nunda CSD Amount $4,289.38 Date 12/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPER, ELISA J Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $4,289.27 Date 08/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSSET, BRIANNA J Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $4,289.11 Date 09/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, KYLE G Employer name Office of General Services Amount $4,288.88 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCHIS, NICHOLAS W Employer name Albany County Amount $4,288.78 Date 05/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, THOMAS S Employer name Town of Potsdam Amount $4,288.50 Date 06/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTZ, LAURA J Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $4,288.39 Date 08/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDEL-CHOJECKI, DEBBIE S Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $4,288.35 Date 11/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Farmington Amount $4,288.21 Date 02/13/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, LACEY C Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $4,288.16 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZECCOLA, ELIZABETH A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $4,288.01 Date 06/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMBRIA, MATTHEW P Employer name Centerport Fire District Amount $4,288.00 Date 10/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEYRON, GRACE M Employer name Washington County Amount $4,287.96 Date 06/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENLIEN, REGINA M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $4,287.92 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, MICHELLE C Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $4,287.58 Date 03/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCKETTI, CRAIG R Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $4,287.55 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATT, EARL A, III Employer name Suffolk County Amount $4,287.55 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDER, TODD Employer name Town of Pawling Amount $4,287.53 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTE, NICOLE L Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $4,287.51 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROSA, PETER Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $4,287.50 Date 02/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, NANETTE M Employer name City of Elmira Amount $4,287.30 Date 12/14/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, LUCIA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $4,287.10 Date 07/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFFERNAN, MARIA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $4,287.10 Date 02/16/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZUDZIK, NANCY A Employer name Erie County Amount $4,287.02 Date 03/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAHRAY, JENNIFER L Employer name Town of Indian Lake Amount $4,286.57 Date 02/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GWINNER, MICHAEL W Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $4,286.39 Date 06/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERRY, DIANNA L Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $4,285.93 Date 11/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALL, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $4,285.88 Date 01/05/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUILINA, JOSEPH D Employer name Monroe County Amount $4,285.88 Date 02/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIRD, THOMAS J Employer name Monroe County Amount $4,285.88 Date 02/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BITTERMAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Monroe County Amount $4,285.88 Date 01/02/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONIN, NICHOLAS M Employer name Monroe County Amount $4,285.88 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, BRETT L Employer name Monroe County Amount $4,285.88 Date 02/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JAMIE P Employer name Monroe County Amount $4,285.88 Date 02/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLANO, MICHAEL R Employer name Monroe County Amount $4,285.88 Date 02/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREVIER, TROY J Employer name Monroe County Amount $4,285.88 Date 02/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE WIND, JASON P Employer name Monroe County Amount $4,285.88 Date 12/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERHART, ERIN J Employer name Monroe County Amount $4,285.88 Date 02/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENDERSON, NIKKO L Employer name Monroe County Amount $4,285.88 Date 02/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLT, WILLIAM W Employer name Monroe County Amount $4,285.88 Date 02/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, JACOB R Employer name Monroe County Amount $4,285.88 Date 02/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, LAWRENCE T Employer name Monroe County Amount $4,285.88 Date 02/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHELS, JASON R Employer name Monroe County Amount $4,285.88 Date 02/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINURKA, MICHAEL F Employer name Monroe County Amount $4,285.88 Date 02/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONPERE, BRITANY A Employer name Monroe County Amount $4,285.88 Date 02/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JUSTIN P Employer name Monroe County Amount $4,285.88 Date 02/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KEEFE, JONATHAN K Employer name Monroe County Amount $4,285.88 Date 02/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, THOMAS W Employer name Monroe County Amount $4,285.88 Date 02/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIROTENKO, ALLYSON J Employer name Monroe County Amount $4,285.88 Date 02/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MATTHEW A Employer name Monroe County Amount $4,285.88 Date 02/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENDARDO, PHILLIP A Employer name Monroe County Amount $4,285.88 Date 02/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SLOOTEN, JACOB P Employer name Monroe County Amount $4,285.88 Date 02/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANUEVA, KEVIN E Employer name Monroe County Amount $4,285.88 Date 02/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZGLINICKI, SEAN R Employer name Monroe County Amount $4,285.88 Date 02/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSEI-DANQUAH, MORINE D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $4,285.48 Date 02/02/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIGEL, MICHAEL T Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $4,285.43 Date 06/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBANSKI, BRANDON J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $4,284.97 Date 01/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESTIVO, DEBRA A Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $4,284.87 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, ABIGAIL R Employer name Broome County Amount $4,284.76 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOLL, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,284.72 Date 06/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORWOOD, ALISHA A Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $4,284.64 Date 01/19/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANTZ, LUCILLE A Employer name Village of Sidney Amount $4,284.61 Date 03/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINO, EDITH F Employer name Highland CSD Amount $4,284.54 Date 12/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERVIS, GABRIELLE A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,284.48 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPISI, PATRICIA L Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $4,284.32 Date 09/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, HOLDEN L Employer name Delaware County Amount $4,284.09 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOUTEN, SARAH E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $4,284.03 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AL-SALAMEH, SUSAN A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $4,284.00 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, TRISHANN E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $4,283.87 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEFAY, GINA Employer name Elwood Public Library District Amount $4,283.70 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNKEL, SEAN P Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $4,283.66 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTORE, VICTORIA A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $4,283.33 Date 01/05/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, GREGORY G Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $4,283.11 Date 01/23/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QURESHI, SAIMA Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $4,283.01 Date 02/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, DANIEL Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $4,283.01 Date 02/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, BRENTON M Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $4,282.69 Date 05/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOCH, ALISSA L Employer name Town of Greenville Amount $4,282.68 Date 11/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODLE, CLAUD R Employer name Lewis County Amount $4,282.61 Date 12/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, MIKAYLA R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,282.00 Date 07/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODERICK, ALAINA B Employer name Office For Technology Amount $4,281.95 Date 02/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMELL, JESSICA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $4,281.95 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, STEPHEN M Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $4,281.95 Date 12/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JUSTIN M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $4,281.84 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRATE, HEATHER L Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $4,281.35 Date 01/12/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, DANIELLE J Employer name Town of Sardinia Amount $4,280.81 Date 04/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JORDAN C Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $4,280.74 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SALA, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $4,280.64 Date 06/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, DEREK Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $4,280.62 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOIGT, JANET A Employer name Holley CSD Amount $4,280.45 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIU, HIPING Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $4,280.40 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System