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 OLEJNICZAK, THOMAS 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 PANEK, JOSEPH 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 QUINCY, ALEXANDER 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 RAMAGE, 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 REYNOLDS, DEMETRIUS 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 RIVERA, LUIS 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 RODGERS, AMBER 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 RUTHERFORD, LAMONT D, II Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $3,367.90 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANDERS, RYAN M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $3,367.90 Date 01/23/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHROEN, MATTHEW 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 SCHULZ, STEPHEN D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $3,367.90 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STATES, ROBERT 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 STEVENS, CRAIG Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $3,367.90 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TYSON, JOSEPH T Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $3,367.90 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALTER, BRIAN 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 WILLIAMS, ALDO D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $3,367.90 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAUDER, JEAN Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $3,367.90 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUNA, MARIELA Employer name Bellmore UFSD Amount $3,367.84 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI IORIO, JEANNETTE Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $3,367.63 Date 10/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASSMAN, LAUREN J Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $3,367.55 Date 12/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRMANN, RENEE S Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $3,367.46 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIMERI, DANIELLE M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $3,367.15 Date 02/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERGRASS, JUSTIN A Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $3,367.00 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, JAMES G Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $3,366.44 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLOWAY, CARLOTTA Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $3,366.23 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAD, DEAN A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $3,366.05 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROGAN, ROBERT Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $3,366.00 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, CASEY L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $3,365.88 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSHEFSKY, KAREN Employer name Schenectady County Amount $3,365.78 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FETHERSTON, JAMES W Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $3,365.57 Date 04/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAZZANO, MICHAEL P Employer name Albany County Amount $3,365.41 Date 02/17/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REXFORD, JESSICA R Employer name Lyme CSD Amount $3,365.25 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH-ECKERT, CATHERINE E Employer name Town of Wawarsing Amount $3,365.17 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL, JODI LYN Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $3,364.69 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZA, RONNY J Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $3,364.55 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, JEREMY S Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $3,364.40 Date 06/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, ERIC D Employer name Village of Franklinville Amount $3,364.20 Date 06/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COOK, BARRY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $3,364.18 Date 05/20/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARING, MELANIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $3,363.79 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERLE, GABRIELLE Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $3,363.75 Date 06/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, LUCIA Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $3,363.60 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, DAVID R, JR Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $3,362.96 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, ANITA E Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $3,362.88 Date 10/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEINER, JENNIFER M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $3,362.82 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODDEL, TYANN J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $3,362.68 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINGWALL, VERONICA S Employer name New York Public Library Amount $3,362.50 Date 02/15/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, TARA L Employer name Central Islip Public Library Amount $3,362.25 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, SHAWN M Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $3,362.07 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METHENY, RONNIE J Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $3,361.78 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEAGUE, KAREN M Employer name Buffalo Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $3,361.67 Date 03/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNA, JOYCE Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $3,361.60 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTRELLA, CRISTINA Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $3,361.50 Date 02/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, JESSICA D Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $3,361.39 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, KENNETH Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $3,361.28 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIPLEY, CHRISTINA M Employer name Town of Summerhill Amount $3,361.24 Date 06/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORAN, CONNOR P Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $3,361.09 Date 02/16/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADDAD, JUBRAEL S Employer name Dutchess County Amount $3,360.54 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHICO CABRERA, BEATRICE Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $3,360.50 Date 11/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, BRENT K Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $3,360.12 Date 08/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, CAMERON S Employer name Herkimer County Amount $3,360.00 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODSTEIN, STEVEN Employer name Rockland County Amount $3,360.00 Date 11/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, ELIZABETH E Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $3,360.00 Date 01/31/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, DENIS P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $3,360.00 Date 11/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUPO, VINCENT N Employer name Huntington Fire District Amount $3,360.00 Date 08/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUSE, LEIGH A Employer name Holland CSD Amount $3,360.00 Date 10/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIECKER, DENISE A Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $3,360.00 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, KAREN M Employer name Albion CSD Amount $3,360.00 Date 09/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARSHAW, JOSEPH W Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $3,360.00 Date 03/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VECCHIA, ANNA S Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $3,359.98 Date 05/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILDRETH, DANIEL J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $3,359.96 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER-GRAY, MEGAN N Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $3,359.82 Date 06/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, VICTORIA E Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $3,359.66 Date 07/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDARD, COREY B Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $3,359.63 Date 09/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWREY, TINA Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $3,359.63 Date 12/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, EDWIN R JR Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $3,359.54 Date 12/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUGOLO, MARIA I Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $3,359.46 Date 11/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, ANGELIQUE D Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $3,359.39 Date 10/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE WOLF, GREGORY D Employer name City of Geneva Amount $3,359.30 Date 04/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHACKETT, CAROLINE M Employer name Town of Keene Amount $3,359.20 Date 07/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASMUSSEN, ERICA E Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $3,359.11 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LINDSAY A Employer name Caledonia-Mumford CSD Amount $3,358.59 Date 09/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCANIE, LENNY Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $3,358.13 Date 02/16/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENIOR, SERENA R Employer name Ramapo Housing Authority Amount $3,357.84 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $3,357.72 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DENISE Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $3,357.57 Date 11/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANNI, KAREN L Employer name Warren County Amount $3,357.50 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, DONIEL J Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $3,357.50 Date 06/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMKISSOON, DONNA T Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $3,357.00 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANARA, FRANK D Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $3,357.00 Date 04/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, GINAMARIE Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $3,356.94 Date 06/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRMANN, MELLODY J Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $3,356.92 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIACCA, JEROME F Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $3,356.88 Date 06/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, JESSICA R Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $3,356.40 Date 03/13/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, VALERIE L Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $3,356.40 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANZLIAN, MELINDA E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $3,356.33 Date 11/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI TOMASSO, DONNA M Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $3,356.29 Date 11/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGRA, GURINDERPAL S Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $3,356.19 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKLAND, LORI A Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $3,356.19 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLIARD, GENEVA M Employer name Education Department Amount $3,356.16 Date 07/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, KEVIN S Employer name Town of Olive Amount $3,356.12 Date 06/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System