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 MARTIN, JAMES W Employer name Ulster County Amount $3,206.70 Date 06/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURCK, MICHELLE P Employer name Town of Stanford Amount $3,206.56 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, JUSTIN G Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $3,206.36 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OYOLA, LIZA MARIE Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $3,205.68 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHD, ZAIEM Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $3,205.62 Date 02/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, JULIE M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $3,205.55 Date 06/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLARD TRAYLOR, SHAWNIKA T Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $3,205.44 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KELLY A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $3,205.17 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDITT, KASI L Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $3,205.11 Date 12/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, THOMAS V Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $3,205.00 Date 01/22/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TALLON, THOMAS J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $3,204.68 Date 11/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KAREN E Employer name Moffat Library Washingtonville Amount $3,204.52 Date 11/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINGHAM, JOHN D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $3,204.35 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELLOWS, KATRINA M Employer name Oswego County Amount $3,204.00 Date 12/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, JOSEPH J Employer name Wheatland-Chili CSD Amount $3,204.00 Date 10/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAREMBA, REBECCA S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $3,203.97 Date 02/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORLANDO, MARY ANN Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $3,203.95 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANELLI, KAREN B Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $3,203.95 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, RICHARD A, JR Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $3,203.90 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUISI, ERIC J Employer name Town of Parma Amount $3,203.51 Date 07/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALERMO, FRANK J Employer name Town of Woodbury Amount $3,203.45 Date 10/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNGER, KELLI L Employer name Kendall CSD Amount $3,203.40 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABELLA, MARILYN M Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $3,203.32 Date 06/17/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, KENNETH W Employer name Town of Catskill Amount $3,203.30 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMORE, BARBARA A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $3,203.19 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIGWARE, DARLENE M Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $3,203.10 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, THERESA L Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $3,203.00 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENIS, DEBBIE E Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $3,202.75 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERCHTOLD, PAMELA M Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $3,202.75 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREA, VINCENZO Employer name East Rochester UFSD Amount $3,202.64 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURTNEY, ALLISON E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $3,202.50 Date 08/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, ADANTE S Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $3,202.50 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIECK, WILLIAM F Employer name Commack Fire District Amount $3,202.50 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILLEY, DEBORAH A Employer name Education Department Amount $3,202.43 Date 11/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASLYN, ERIN M Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $3,202.11 Date 06/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, CHAD J Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $3,202.09 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, LAURICE N Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $3,202.09 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, TULIP L Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $3,201.50 Date 03/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGLETON, DAWN J Employer name Town of Rockland Amount $3,201.49 Date 02/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODLESNY, ARLENE Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $3,200.41 Date 09/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH-THOMAS, JESSICA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $3,200.14 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBLUM, YAKOV Employer name Village of Kiryas Joel Amount $3,200.06 Date 03/01/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATTO, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $3,200.00 Date 11/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLARD, ALLISON J Employer name Town of Lowville Amount $3,200.00 Date 01/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARELLA, ANDREW J Employer name Town of Le Ray Amount $3,200.00 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVER, WAYNE G Employer name Town of Russia Amount $3,200.00 Date 07/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, THOMAS Employer name Village of Tupper Lake Amount $3,200.00 Date 12/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICHLACZ, TAMMIEANN Employer name Village of Cassadaga Amount $3,200.00 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEGRZYN, KRISTIN E Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $3,200.00 Date 06/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, ORISSA L Employer name Kendall CSD Amount $3,200.00 Date 04/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, FAWN L Employer name Town of Lumberland Amount $3,199.75 Date 05/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATTOBALLI, PAUL S Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $3,199.52 Date 01/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURILOVITCH, STEFFANY A Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $3,199.41 Date 02/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIENDO, CYNTHIA M Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $3,199.37 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISONE, CHRISTOPHER N Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $3,199.31 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLEEN, JOHN P Employer name Island Park UFSD Amount $3,199.09 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIBBARD, ALICIA M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $3,199.00 Date 03/01/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, MITCHELL J Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $3,199.00 Date 07/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELKER, LAURA C Employer name Ontario County Amount $3,198.98 Date 12/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROLL, WILLIAM B Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $3,198.75 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTARA, ERIN B Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $3,198.75 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSIECKI, STANLEY T Employer name Town of Deerpark Amount $3,198.63 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, ASHLEY A Employer name Fillmore CSD Amount $3,198.55 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPLES, ANDREA Employer name Hauppauge Public Library Amount $3,198.04 Date 03/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, JENNIFER L Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $3,198.01 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUINO, JOSEPH V Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $3,198.00 Date 06/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, BRANDEN C Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $3,198.00 Date 07/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ANDREWS, PAUL J, JR Employer name Ellenville CSD Amount $3,197.75 Date 01/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DABY, GRACI J Employer name Town of North Elba Amount $3,197.50 Date 07/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VOE, DANIELLE M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $3,197.47 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONVERSE, SCOTT J Employer name Town of Rose Amount $3,197.42 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, KAYLA M Employer name City of Rome Amount $3,197.27 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALSKI, MARISSA Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $3,197.13 Date 07/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIS, MADELINE Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $3,197.00 Date 10/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, MICHELLE M Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $3,196.78 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBENG, KERMIT D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $3,196.67 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, ALICIA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $3,196.67 Date 02/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLKERTS, INGRID M Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $3,196.50 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRARD, ASHLEY K Employer name Greece CSD Amount $3,196.19 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, NATHANIAL J Employer name Town of Northampton Amount $3,196.03 Date 06/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, TIFFANY L Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $3,196.02 Date 02/17/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, KARL R Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $3,196.00 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAERTNER, ERIC R Employer name Bellmore UFSD Amount $3,195.99 Date 03/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRELL, THELMA L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $3,195.92 Date 11/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOCK, JERRY L Employer name Franklin County Amount $3,195.60 Date 02/13/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXSON, KYLE L Employer name Franklin County Amount $3,195.60 Date 02/13/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PHAIL, KELLY A Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $3,195.58 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBIANI, JOHN R Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $3,195.50 Date 07/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH-GERBES, MARY E Employer name Town of Greenwood Amount $3,195.21 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACIEJKO, MELINDA WIDRICK Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $3,195.05 Date 02/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANORI, JOSEPH G Employer name Town of Webster Amount $3,195.00 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER, NICHOLE S Employer name Downsville CSD Amount $3,195.00 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'TOOLE, MARY Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $3,194.80 Date 06/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Bethel Amount $3,194.75 Date 07/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMONS, SUSAN A Employer name Town of West Monroe Amount $3,194.73 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLESCHI, JACK R Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $3,193.76 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THRUSTON, KENNEDY A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $3,193.55 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYKIN, SHAWANNA G Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $3,193.14 Date 06/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGER, DEREK R Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $3,193.13 Date 06/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEND, WALTER, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $3,193.10 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System