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 COLLINS, KATHERINE S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $3,193.03 Date 02/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTON, CYNTHIA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $3,193.02 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIORANA, KRISTIE L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $3,193.02 Date 03/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Village of Lowville Amount $3,193.00 Date 06/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, JOSHUA P Employer name Village of Alexandria Bay Amount $3,192.97 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOODY, JEANETTE L Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $3,192.86 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEITEL, JARED Employer name Terryville Fire District Amount $3,192.82 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEADMAN, JAMES M Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $3,192.75 Date 08/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADIN, MARIAH Employer name Orange County Amount $3,192.60 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASABONNE, SOPHIA E Employer name Village of Colonie Amount $3,192.59 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAY, ARIANA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $3,192.52 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, AMANDA M Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $3,192.38 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESSE, DEBRA A Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $3,192.02 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACHHMAN, GOPAUL K Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $3,192.02 Date 02/16/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPURSO, JESSE G Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $3,192.01 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SEAN P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $3,192.00 Date 06/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTTILE, MELISSA A Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $3,191.77 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAIRD, JASON M Employer name Department of Law Amount $3,191.67 Date 05/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SKIVER, DARRELL C Employer name Canaseraga CSD Amount $3,191.50 Date 01/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREN, FRANK P Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $3,191.38 Date 04/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JAMES S Employer name Cazenovia CSD Amount $3,191.25 Date 10/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, GAVIN W Employer name Town of Islip Amount $3,191.14 Date 06/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUFFOLINO, ASSUNTA Employer name East Williston UFSD Amount $3,190.92 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGLIAROLI, JULIE E Employer name Village of Piermont Amount $3,190.88 Date 12/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOFFATT, STEVE E Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $3,190.65 Date 05/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, BRANDON K Employer name Office of General Services Amount $3,190.49 Date 12/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROTH, KRISTIN E Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $3,190.38 Date 12/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFF, KAREN A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $3,190.32 Date 02/16/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWON, CHAN JU Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $3,190.07 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPIN, JOHN P Employer name Monroe County Amount $3,190.00 Date 06/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC TAGGART, KATHLEEN Employer name Town of Worcester Amount $3,190.00 Date 09/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, WILLIAM B Employer name Town of Ashland Amount $3,190.00 Date 05/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE STEFANO, MARY F Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $3,190.00 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLIFSTEIN, ILSE NINOSKA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $3,189.85 Date 11/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, CRAIG A Employer name Hammond CSD Amount $3,189.57 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRIANNI-LUCEY, ANGELA L Employer name Village of Malone Amount $3,189.01 Date 12/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRASZEWSKI, FRANCIS X Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $3,188.67 Date 01/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREKKE, BAILEY J Employer name Franklin County Amount $3,188.39 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANT, JACLYN E Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $3,188.32 Date 06/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUOHY, DENIS C Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $3,188.25 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMIDON, KURT M Employer name Village of Alfred Amount $3,188.00 Date 05/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GORDON CORNELIUS, MARY K Employer name Cuba Rushford CSD Amount $3,188.00 Date 02/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVA, CHRIS R Employer name Town of Islip Amount $3,187.72 Date 02/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELGORT, STEPHANIE Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $3,187.72 Date 03/01/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, MATTHEW J Employer name City of Corning Amount $3,187.60 Date 08/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WONG, GREGORY Employer name Amagansett Fire District Amount $3,187.52 Date 10/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUARESMA, JULIANA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $3,187.51 Date 03/08/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCHWAT, KYRA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $3,187.50 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMAREST, CAROLANN Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $3,187.50 Date 02/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREA, JOSE CARLOS Employer name Ontario County Amount $3,187.48 Date 05/04/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKEL, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $3,187.25 Date 09/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEHR, SARAH L Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $3,187.07 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, RENECIA V Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $3,186.93 Date 12/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILENO, STEVEN Employer name Westchester County Amount $3,186.53 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENIOR, CHANTAL C Employer name Orange County Amount $3,186.50 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELD, NATHANIEL S Employer name Village of Mohawk Amount $3,186.48 Date 07/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAHOZ, FRANCISCA Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $3,186.46 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTRERAS, CINDY A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $3,186.42 Date 10/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORIANO, JUAN R Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $3,186.39 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, ALEXANDER G Employer name Herkimer County Amount $3,186.00 Date 06/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVER, ESTHER I Employer name Central Islip Public Library Amount $3,186.00 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, JUSTIN B Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $3,186.00 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, JACQUELYN R Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $3,185.61 Date 02/21/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRACCALVIERI, KATRINA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $3,185.56 Date 11/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEPEDINO, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $3,185.46 Date 01/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, MONICA Employer name Setauket Fire District Amount $3,185.28 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREY, MARIAH R Employer name Montgomery County Amount $3,185.08 Date 02/13/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNEY, KYLE J Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $3,185.07 Date 10/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, ANGELA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $3,184.83 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMANCE, HAROLD J Employer name Franklin County Amount $3,184.52 Date 02/14/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, JOYCE J Employer name Lewis County Amount $3,184.19 Date 02/22/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, KRYSTAL L Employer name Albion CSD Amount $3,184.02 Date 10/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O DELL, MICHELLE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $3,183.54 Date 03/16/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, EILEEN M Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $3,183.50 Date 07/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSEN, MARK J Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $3,183.46 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDARD, COREY B Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $3,183.42 Date 09/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIDEL, LISA D Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $3,183.25 Date 06/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACHARJEE, KESHABANANDA Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $3,183.24 Date 02/13/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, JENNIFER Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $3,183.15 Date 10/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENEZIA, CHRISTINA Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $3,183.10 Date 02/01/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVERE, TARRA M Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $3,183.03 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIGGINS, DONNA G Employer name Town of Amenia Amount $3,182.54 Date 05/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, TERESA H Employer name Oswego County Amount $3,182.40 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAKHARCHUK, ROBERT Employer name Town of Patterson Amount $3,182.40 Date 06/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, ABBY M Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $3,182.13 Date 05/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKFORD, STEPHON A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $3,181.72 Date 07/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KYEA, JEANNETTE M Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $3,181.65 Date 04/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARATA, ALEXANDER J Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 13 Amount $3,181.39 Date 02/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, KERANE D Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $3,181.28 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAY, PATRICIA A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $3,181.15 Date 08/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, DEREK T Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $3,180.74 Date 06/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JESSICA M Employer name Lewis County Amount $3,180.51 Date 02/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGGIO, PAIGE Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $3,180.50 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOWN, ELIZABETH A Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $3,180.36 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSHE, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $3,180.00 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, NATALIE L Employer name Town of Brunswick Amount $3,180.00 Date 07/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINGG, CAROLE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $3,179.88 Date 06/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, AIMEE W Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $3,179.85 Date 01/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, NATALIE E Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $3,179.25 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, BRIDGET A Employer name Webster CSD Amount $3,179.15 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System