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 LAWLOR, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $3,553.54 Date 01/23/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCKETT, NICOLAS K Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $3,553.26 Date 01/19/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTON, SYDNEY S Employer name Town of Indian Lake Amount $3,553.00 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IDDINGS, ASHLEY A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $3,552.50 Date 01/12/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINGARTEN, CONNOR E Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $3,552.33 Date 08/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNDON, CRAIG E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $3,552.32 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, DONNA L Employer name Town of Olean Amount $3,552.08 Date 10/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEGDANIS, ANDY Employer name Sullivan County Amount $3,552.00 Date 08/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALERNO, STEPHEN C Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $3,552.00 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAUM, CONOR J Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $3,552.00 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERTENS, MATTHEW T Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $3,551.91 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, KRIS T Employer name Orange County Amount $3,551.51 Date 02/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, ULYSSES S Employer name New York Public Library Amount $3,551.08 Date 10/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE STEFANO, CAROL A Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $3,550.51 Date 11/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARLY, ELIZABETH E Employer name Roscoe CSD Amount $3,550.44 Date 10/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTZ, MICHAEL E Employer name Village of St Johnsville Amount $3,550.41 Date 09/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JAESCHKE, JAYME L Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $3,550.10 Date 11/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACALAMITA, FRANK Employer name Westchester County Amount $3,550.00 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECHTELER-BUSH, ROSEMARIE Employer name Town of Pompey Amount $3,550.00 Date 09/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGA, FRANCESCA Employer name Village of Pleasantville Amount $3,550.00 Date 10/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, MICHAEL J Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $3,550.00 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLANO, OLIVIA M Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $3,549.73 Date 07/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEREEN-MASSENGALE, SHEILA Employer name Ossining Public Library Amount $3,549.57 Date 11/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNA, JOHN H, JR Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $3,549.48 Date 01/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, JOSE E, JR Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $3,549.29 Date 01/23/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YASINSKI, ALISSA M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $3,549.29 Date 01/23/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OMILANOWICZ, DAVID V Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $3,549.01 Date 09/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSTER, JESSICA L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $3,549.00 Date 12/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPOS, ROBERTO H Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $3,549.00 Date 11/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, DEBORAH A Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $3,548.79 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENCZKOWSKI, RICHARD J Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $3,548.63 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASSONE, THERESA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $3,548.46 Date 01/19/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENNA, MARCUS G, JR Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $3,548.38 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JAMES Employer name Massapequa Fire District Amount $3,548.29 Date 10/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNEST, ALICIA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $3,548.25 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUDENTE, KIMBERLY A Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $3,548.16 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABREU-GALAN, FREDDY Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $3,548.10 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MARY A Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $3,548.00 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DOUGLAS E Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $3,547.95 Date 02/07/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALGARIN, HENRY M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $3,547.79 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JESSIE M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $3,547.79 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, KATHERINE C Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $3,547.76 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARAY-RAMGULAM, SHEEL K Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $3,547.72 Date 01/10/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHAUGHNESSY, MEGAN A Employer name Elwood Public Library District Amount $3,547.71 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MLEJNEK, LAWRENCE J Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $3,547.68 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETANCOURT, GABRIEL A Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $3,547.46 Date 01/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERCE, ARLINE M Employer name North Rose-Wolcott CSD Amount $3,547.36 Date 11/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MATTHEW C Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $3,547.18 Date 09/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, BRENDAN T Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $3,547.17 Date 08/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, JENNIFER D Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $3,547.12 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANTZEN, ROSEANN L Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $3,547.05 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIO, DIANA M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $3,546.88 Date 07/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSCINSKI, SHANNON R Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $3,546.79 Date 01/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFFMAN, DAVID M Employer name Mount Morris CSD Amount $3,546.68 Date 03/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APOSTOL, CHARLES D Employer name Setauket Fire District Amount $3,546.56 Date 01/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANS, PETER D Employer name Broome County Amount $3,546.52 Date 02/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, ANDREW W Employer name NYS Parole Board Amount $3,546.27 Date 01/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, TIA M Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $3,546.19 Date 01/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINO, NICHOLAS A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $3,546.00 Date 07/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYTELEWSKI, STEPHEN R Employer name Town of Rye Amount $3,546.00 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEURY, RICKEY L Employer name Argyle CSD Amount $3,546.00 Date 07/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CECHNICKI, PATRICK D Employer name Village of Fort Plain Amount $3,545.75 Date 06/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STENTA, JOSEPH M Employer name Town of Rosendale Amount $3,545.58 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHALEN, KAREN E Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $3,545.36 Date 09/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSI, DREW V Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $3,545.10 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREACY, MORGAN A Employer name Department of Health Amount $3,544.76 Date 07/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAUGER, DEAN R Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $3,544.68 Date 10/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, STACY L Employer name Franklinville CSD Amount $3,544.29 Date 12/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST PIERRE, MARGARET MARY T Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $3,544.17 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TETREAULT, BRENDA L Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $3,544.07 Date 02/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDELKARIM, SANA E A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $3,544.05 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JORGE E Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $3,543.92 Date 03/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCADOO, RICHARD A Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $3,543.75 Date 02/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, MICHELLE L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $3,543.72 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IFEDIGBO, OBI Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $3,543.71 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, DOLLY K Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $3,543.53 Date 08/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITULLO, RANDALL K Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $3,543.52 Date 09/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLOWAY, EMANE Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $3,543.37 Date 04/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDELL, STEPHEN C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $3,543.07 Date 02/23/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GIVNEY, CIARA M Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $3,543.02 Date 05/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHER, THOMAS L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $3,542.96 Date 02/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAUGH, CODY M Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $3,542.88 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUNER, JESSICA L Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $3,542.75 Date 06/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGUS, LEE S Employer name Town of Goshen Amount $3,542.68 Date 12/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNDERHILL, TRINA A Employer name Prattsburgh CSD Amount $3,542.66 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGG, AMY L Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $3,542.50 Date 06/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARDO, MICHELE A Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $3,542.35 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZIOLI, JOSEPH A Employer name City of Mechanicville Amount $3,542.09 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KAUR, PRABHJOT Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $3,541.91 Date 02/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVITO, ANTHONY N Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $3,541.63 Date 02/08/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KIMBERLY H Employer name Town of Chili Amount $3,541.50 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NORT, KATELYN L Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $3,541.37 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCHERRON, TENA L Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $3,541.27 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGANN, RAYMOND Employer name Amityville Public Library Amount $3,541.08 Date 12/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORST, JULIA D Employer name Columbia County Amount $3,540.90 Date 01/18/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINATEA, HERMINIA J Employer name Galway CSD Amount $3,540.58 Date 09/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUDICHAK, JAMIE L Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $3,540.52 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARE, CHRISTINE A Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $3,540.32 Date 12/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, PAMELA J Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $3,540.15 Date 01/04/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSECK, SKYLAR R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $3,540.00 Date 07/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System