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 LAMB, JASON C Employer name Town of Vienna Amount $4,000.10 Date 05/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITHAM, GAIL P Employer name Town of Vienna Amount $4,000.10 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDRICH, JERRY R, JR Employer name Town of Addison Amount $4,000.08 Date 08/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASNOE, JACQUELYN M Employer name Village of Ilion Amount $4,000.08 Date 01/03/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRI, ANTHONY D Employer name Village of Bayville Amount $4,000.08 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEISER, DALE R Employer name Village of Kinderhook Amount $4,000.08 Date 01/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMAS, ANDREA M Employer name Village of Malone Amount $4,000.02 Date 09/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLARDO, ALFRED J Employer name State Fair Ag & Markets Expo Amount $4,000.00 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EIDSON, MILLICENT Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $4,000.00 Date 07/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA-JULIAN, CLAUDIA Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $4,000.00 Date 01/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, JENNIFER L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $4,000.00 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, LLOYD R Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $4,000.00 Date 09/15/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEUNG, ANTHONY Y Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $4,000.00 Date 02/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIGRO, VICTOR D Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $4,000.00 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHAN, ARIEL Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $4,000.00 Date 01/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEOLA, ERIC M Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $4,000.00 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCAULIFFE, CHARLES R Employer name Town of Lysander Amount $4,000.00 Date 10/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATOLI, STEVEN G Employer name Town of Norwich Amount $4,000.00 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNOX, CARSON D Employer name Town of Hounsfield Amount $4,000.00 Date 01/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEXER, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name Town of Machias Amount $4,000.00 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAILL, JAMES W Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $4,000.00 Date 07/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GNAU, LAWRENCE D Employer name Town of Springwater Amount $4,000.00 Date 03/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, THOMAS W Employer name Town of Andes Amount $4,000.00 Date 01/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDELSTEIN, JAMES K Employer name Town of Ira Amount $4,000.00 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, ALAN R Employer name Town of Ira Amount $4,000.00 Date 01/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, LAWRENCE E Employer name Town of Ira Amount $4,000.00 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, RICKY O Employer name Town of Ira Amount $4,000.00 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSHMAN, JOHN M Employer name Town of Fort Covington Amount $4,000.00 Date 05/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, DAVID J Employer name Town of Fort Covington Amount $4,000.00 Date 09/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLAND, CYNTHIA D Employer name Town of Willet Amount $4,000.00 Date 01/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALROD, PAUL H Employer name Town of Georgetown Amount $4,000.00 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GENNARO, JAMES L Employer name Village of Port Dickinson Amount $4,000.00 Date 01/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARILLO, FRED J Employer name Village of Old Westbury Amount $4,000.00 Date 07/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOULTON, BARBARA A Employer name Village of Sackets Harbor Amount $4,000.00 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, MOLLY C Employer name Village of Sackets Harbor Amount $4,000.00 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORLESS, THOMAS Employer name Village of Nelsonville Amount $4,000.00 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLINGSWORTH, MELBA J Employer name Village of Dexter Amount $4,000.00 Date 07/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, HOLLEY KAYE Employer name Village of Fair Haven Amount $4,000.00 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, LESLIE R Employer name Village of Galway Amount $4,000.00 Date 07/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STODDARD, RITA J Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $4,000.00 Date 09/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, EDITH A Employer name Hammondsport CSD Amount $4,000.00 Date 05/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, SHEMAIAH Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $4,000.00 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKERINK, LAURIE M Employer name Town of Clymer Amount $3,999.99 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, ROBERT W Employer name Town of Cuba Amount $3,999.99 Date 09/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANERJEE, ANIRUDDHA A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $3,999.96 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, CARRA P Employer name Town of Parish Amount $3,999.96 Date 04/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CLARENCE C Employer name Town of Edmeston Amount $3,999.96 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANNARD, LLOYD H, JR Employer name Town of Roseboom Amount $3,999.96 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, EDWARD C Employer name Village of Fort Edward Amount $3,999.96 Date 08/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITCH, CHRISTINA M Employer name Village of Liverpool Amount $3,999.96 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBERT, DENNIS J Employer name Village of Liverpool Amount $3,999.96 Date 05/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATTEN, RICHARD M Employer name Village of Jordan Amount $3,999.96 Date 10/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKAY, PHILIP J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $3,999.88 Date 02/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLIVER, BRIAN J Employer name City of Norwich Amount $3,999.84 Date 10/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO PICCOLO, THOMAS R Employer name City of Norwich Amount $3,999.84 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIGAN, EILEEN D Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $3,999.84 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, AARYON Employer name Erie County Amount $3,999.72 Date 02/07/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEHAN, KATHERINE A Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $3,999.65 Date 07/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA TORRE, GABRIEL Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $3,999.42 Date 03/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFNER, ROBERT C, JR Employer name Village of Blasdell Amount $3,999.00 Date 10/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALFANO, DONNA Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $3,998.95 Date 09/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLLING, CLARENCE Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $3,998.80 Date 05/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMAN, WILLIAM Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $3,998.80 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINAS, RIGOBERTO E Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $3,998.80 Date 08/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESSLER, SIERRA C Employer name Erie County Amount $3,998.22 Date 01/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, RAMONA M Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $3,998.19 Date 10/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, TIMOTHY R Employer name Livingston County Amount $3,998.02 Date 02/16/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAINS, TONY K, JR Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $3,997.77 Date 12/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOBERL, RICHARD J Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $3,997.69 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, BERNICE M Employer name Trumansburg CSD Amount $3,997.51 Date 01/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANCHER, STANLEY J, III Employer name Town of Ashland Amount $3,997.50 Date 04/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKINWEKOMI, OLUTOYIN Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $3,997.31 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, EILEEN M Employer name Allegany County Amount $3,997.25 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ROSEMARY J Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $3,996.65 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, COREY J Employer name Town of Angelica Amount $3,996.64 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC WILLSON, JEFFREY E Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $3,996.61 Date 02/21/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGNON, DAVID F, JR Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $3,996.43 Date 02/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, NATHAN M Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $3,996.43 Date 02/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, THOMAS, JR Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $3,996.43 Date 02/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTO, ERIC D Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $3,996.43 Date 02/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAMON, DEVONTE' T Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $3,996.43 Date 02/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, ANDRE J Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $3,996.43 Date 02/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNO, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $3,996.43 Date 02/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYES, JACOB J Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $3,996.43 Date 02/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITO APONTE, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $3,996.43 Date 02/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKE, CHRISTOPHER K Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $3,996.43 Date 02/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, JOE L Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $3,996.43 Date 02/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, DAWYNE B Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $3,996.43 Date 02/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVELAND, STEPHEN F Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $3,996.43 Date 02/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, ANTHONY Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $3,996.43 Date 02/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTAM, BRADLEY S Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $3,996.43 Date 02/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MAKENNA M Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $3,996.43 Date 10/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELOSSANTOS, ANGEL D Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $3,996.43 Date 02/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEHR, JASON R Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $3,996.43 Date 02/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, JOSEPH P Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $3,996.43 Date 02/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORELLA, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $3,996.43 Date 02/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, JOSHUA D Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $3,996.43 Date 02/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISCIA, ALEX M Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $3,996.43 Date 02/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, SILVIA T Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $3,996.43 Date 02/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFO, NICHOLAS A Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $3,996.43 Date 02/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System