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 CREAN, MARGARET M Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $3,379.50 Date 02/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, TRISHA D Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $3,379.32 Date 07/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUATTROCCHI, JAMIE L Employer name Town of New Berlin Amount $3,378.75 Date 09/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, JAKE E Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $3,378.48 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, MARK M Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $3,378.22 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTESON, MICAELA R Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $3,378.04 Date 06/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACE, BARBARA J Employer name City of Watertown Amount $3,377.89 Date 05/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOTARA, ANDREW Employer name Niagara County Amount $3,377.70 Date 06/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, STEVEN F Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $3,377.50 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLOW, WILLIAM G Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $3,377.50 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, JEFFREY C Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $3,377.22 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, BERNICE S Employer name Albany County Amount $3,377.21 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELMORE, SARAH L Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $3,376.90 Date 07/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, APRIL I Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $3,376.90 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGILL-JONES, KYLE C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $3,376.87 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, RICHARD W Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $3,376.83 Date 09/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZELL, JULIANNE E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $3,376.79 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLENN, TIMOTHY J Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $3,376.65 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESSER, CASSANDRA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $3,376.58 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, CRYSTAL T Employer name Washington County Amount $3,376.42 Date 04/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, CHAD W Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $3,376.16 Date 03/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDEL, ELIZABETH A Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $3,376.12 Date 06/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEUERMANN, HERMAN W Employer name Orange County Amount $3,376.07 Date 02/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VESPOLI, JAMES E Employer name Nassau County Amount $3,375.93 Date 02/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENCE, NEIL S Employer name Town of Union Amount $3,375.92 Date 08/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDOR, VANESSA M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $3,375.86 Date 08/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMENDOLARE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Dix Hills Fire District Amount $3,375.86 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, CHERYL E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $3,375.58 Date 11/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAIGLE, MAGGI L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $3,375.39 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULHANE, KERRI A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $3,375.32 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBADORA, GARY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $3,375.27 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLAK, BRETT J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $3,375.27 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, ADAM N Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $3,375.00 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, ALISON K Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $3,375.00 Date 12/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, BROOKE A Employer name Town of Cambria Amount $3,375.00 Date 01/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERCH, DOROTHY M Employer name Town of Westerlo Amount $3,375.00 Date 04/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNER, KATEY J Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $3,374.88 Date 01/05/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPSEN, STEPHANIE A Employer name Guilderland Public Library Amount $3,374.58 Date 09/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUEVAS, RACHEL H Employer name Office of General Services Amount $3,374.40 Date 10/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAICHU, NANDRANIE N Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $3,374.35 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, LISA Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $3,374.34 Date 11/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, ISABELLA S Employer name Hadley-Luzerne CSD Amount $3,374.24 Date 09/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGGOTT, LIAM P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $3,373.90 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARTER, HILAL Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $3,373.87 Date 01/26/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNOTT, DENNIS C Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $3,373.56 Date 12/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALRATH, JORDAN T Employer name Steuben County Amount $3,373.44 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, TIMOTHY C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $3,373.26 Date 11/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JON R Employer name Frewsburg CSD Amount $3,373.20 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHYLER-HOPPER, CINDY Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $3,372.85 Date 11/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINERCO, DEANA T Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $3,372.66 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKER, JEFFREY D Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $3,372.51 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBERG, NICOLE M Employer name Island Park UFSD Amount $3,372.46 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTMAN, MAJED S Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $3,372.40 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHEELER, MARILANE Employer name Prattsburgh CSD Amount $3,372.14 Date 11/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MARYANNE T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $3,372.12 Date 06/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIRO, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $3,372.05 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, PATRICK J Employer name Erie County Amount $3,372.03 Date 02/10/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAID, LAURIE A Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $3,372.00 Date 10/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRASSELENA, GARY C Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $3,371.58 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COAN, JACK C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $3,371.25 Date 07/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVATORE, SARAFINA M Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $3,371.09 Date 04/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANG, NATHAN L Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $3,371.06 Date 07/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETTLES, PATRICIA A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $3,370.94 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGHTOWER, MICHELLE Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $3,370.88 Date 05/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBOSCO, JAMES Employer name Erie County Amount $3,370.63 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERDMAN, KATHLEEN J Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $3,370.50 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, STEPHANIE R Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $3,370.18 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'ROURKE, KELLY A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $3,370.04 Date 09/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLISH, MATTHEW C Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 24 Amount $3,370.00 Date 08/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, GERARD J Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $3,370.00 Date 08/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATTRAY, ALISON M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $3,369.82 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASIER, MARK Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $3,369.60 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE RIGGI, J MICHELLE Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $3,369.56 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, TERESA A Employer name Niagara Falls Housing Authorit Amount $3,369.50 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOONER, MARY R Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $3,369.08 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALANDROS, JORDAN L Employer name Village of Dannemora Amount $3,368.59 Date 10/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITT, ANDREW K Employer name Village of Weedsport Amount $3,368.08 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AMOIA, ASHLEE M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $3,367.90 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AMOS, DE VANTE M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $3,367.90 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARREN, BRENDAN M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $3,367.90 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, DEREK P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $3,367.90 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, LAWRENCE L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $3,367.90 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BYRD, EDWARD L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $3,367.90 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COSEGLIA, DEVIN O Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $3,367.90 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DANIEL, PATINA N Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $3,367.90 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, JOHN M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $3,367.90 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRO, VICTOR J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $3,367.90 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIARRANO, JAKE J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $3,367.90 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOWELLS, NICHOLAS A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $3,367.90 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUMPHREY, VINCENT A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $3,367.90 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOBSON, BENJAMIN R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $3,367.90 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, NICHOLAS V Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $3,367.90 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KARADZHAYEV, EINUR S Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $3,367.90 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLEY, JOHN H Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $3,367.90 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LENGEL, JORDAN B Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $3,367.90 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LENHARDT, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $3,367.90 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAKOWSKI, KURT S Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $3,367.90 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAZURCZAK, KEITH R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $3,367.90 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MONTES, FERDINAND Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $3,367.90 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOWAK, ERICA L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $3,367.90 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System