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 BANKS, RAYMOND C Employer name City of Rome Amount $3,179.00 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, ELVIS Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $3,179.00 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, DEMI M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $3,178.88 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSINSKI, TODD C Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $3,178.77 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSPINA, MARTHA C Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $3,178.59 Date 05/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRIZZI, JESSICA R Employer name Department of Health Amount $3,178.13 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BLANC, ASHLEY R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $3,177.80 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOKEY, ELIZABETH R Employer name City of Oswego Amount $3,177.50 Date 06/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY-MINTO, CORRAINE S Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $3,177.50 Date 01/24/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAWLEY, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name White Plains Housing Authority Amount $3,177.32 Date 12/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, LORRAINE M Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $3,177.19 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, RYAN J Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $3,177.00 Date 04/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTI, KRIS J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $3,176.90 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMANZAR, REBECA M Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $3,176.70 Date 10/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARL, JUSTIN W Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $3,176.36 Date 05/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIECKHORST, SARAH A Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $3,176.16 Date 11/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, LISA M Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $3,176.15 Date 09/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $3,176.00 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIVIETSKY, ETHAN Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $3,176.00 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, SUSAN M Employer name Homer CSD Amount $3,176.00 Date 02/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTA, ANTOINETTE Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $3,175.40 Date 05/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, CAROL J Employer name Town of Rush Amount $3,175.30 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, JOSEPH C Employer name Canajoharie CSD Amount $3,175.12 Date 12/19/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMALDI, ISABELLA M Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $3,175.00 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERL, THOMAS A Employer name Town of Saugerties Amount $3,174.83 Date 10/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, DONALD E, SR Employer name Town of Long Lake Amount $3,174.66 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYLVESTER, JASON R Employer name Erie County Amount $3,173.69 Date 02/22/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLBUT, NATALIE J Employer name Town of Massena Amount $3,173.50 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAUER, ANGELINA S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $3,173.31 Date 06/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORMANN, CAROLINE N Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $3,173.18 Date 08/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SECOR, PHYLLIS M Employer name NYS School Bd Association Amount $3,173.08 Date 03/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOUHOUT, LEEANNE Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $3,173.06 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZON, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $3,172.52 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODMAN, MARY E Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $3,172.50 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORAM, AXEL J Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $3,172.50 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEFFE, JOHN J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $3,172.48 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, RANDALL M Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $3,172.35 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERISIER, MARIE M Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $3,171.57 Date 06/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, WILLIAM F Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $3,171.56 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, RYAN P Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $3,171.54 Date 07/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, JILLIAN M Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $3,171.37 Date 12/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, CYNTHIA G Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $3,171.30 Date 01/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSLIN, JUSTIN E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $3,171.16 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLUTE, BRIDGETTE E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $3,171.15 Date 02/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORY, BRENNAN J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $3,171.15 Date 03/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, PETER J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $3,171.15 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGNAN, BRIAN N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $3,171.15 Date 01/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEATHERILL, KEVIN G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $3,171.15 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSEY-CARLE, TONYA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $3,171.15 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, DANA M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $3,170.89 Date 10/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON DER HEYDE, JENNIFER J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $3,170.81 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACA, KEITH J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $3,170.32 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORAN, JUANITA C Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $3,170.15 Date 10/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, MARY E Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $3,170.11 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDOZA, DAV A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $3,169.96 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, JAMES J Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $3,169.92 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACH, JOHN E Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $3,169.19 Date 03/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARR, JAMES P Employer name Town of Stamford Amount $3,169.00 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLA, KATRINA M Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $3,168.76 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $3,168.28 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DELL, RYAN L Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $3,168.21 Date 10/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, RYAN P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $3,168.00 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPIERSKI, ANDREW S Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $3,168.00 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANAS, CHANLER J Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $3,168.00 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROCCIA, AUGUST J, II Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $3,167.92 Date 03/16/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GROW, ROBERT T Employer name Village of Highland Falls Amount $3,167.54 Date 06/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHOELERMANN, KAREN A Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $3,167.44 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, SHANNON M Employer name Village of Marcellus Amount $3,167.23 Date 09/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PODGORNY, MICHAEL E Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $3,167.12 Date 06/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENSIERI, KATIE J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $3,166.80 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, LORISA D Employer name Rockland County Amount $3,166.79 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, FRANK P Employer name Village of Allegany Amount $3,166.78 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CLAIN, EDWARD T Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $3,166.77 Date 11/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALESSI, MARC S Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $3,166.75 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINCHEN, WILLIAM Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $3,166.36 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGENTO, JOSEPH M, JR Employer name Town of Webster Amount $3,166.26 Date 09/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMAN, JORDAN A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $3,166.19 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTESE, CHRISTINA C Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $3,165.89 Date 05/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERNA, TYLER J Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $3,165.75 Date 07/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINGMAN, LAURA E Employer name Town of Rush Amount $3,165.55 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEGO, DEIRDRE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $3,165.53 Date 05/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERKOWITZ, DANIEL Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $3,165.46 Date 06/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTZERZO, MICHAEL S Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $3,165.39 Date 02/16/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUELL, NANCY J Employer name Town of Salem Amount $3,165.24 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILSOM, ERIN M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $3,165.00 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLICA, DONNA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $3,164.91 Date 03/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLANDO, JULIA R Employer name Town of Southold Amount $3,164.90 Date 07/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIX, BERNARD L Employer name Town of Pembroke Amount $3,164.80 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INFANTE, ALICIA G Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $3,164.55 Date 10/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREY, RUSSELL H, JR Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $3,164.52 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, ABEY Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $3,164.50 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORON, JOHN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $3,164.45 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAZEE, LOLITA J Employer name Chenango County Amount $3,164.02 Date 05/02/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, YADIRA Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $3,164.00 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBILOTTI, KEVIN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $3,163.86 Date 02/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCULLY, BRANDON M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $3,163.86 Date 02/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, TASHANA R Employer name City of Albany Amount $3,163.77 Date 02/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, EVE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $3,163.70 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, CARL O, JR Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $3,163.60 Date 12/05/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULDING, KATHRYN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $3,163.50 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System