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 HOUSTON, PAUL T Employer name Town of Marlborough Amount $3,126.51 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASEY, BROOKE C Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $3,126.50 Date 06/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYNOR, DOMINIQUE Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $3,126.50 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROGNANO, JAMES P Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $3,126.32 Date 06/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLAR, MARGARET M Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $3,126.24 Date 01/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, JOSEPH D Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $3,126.24 Date 04/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBL, JOHN E Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $3,126.24 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOVAH, ERIC R Employer name Green Island UFSD Amount $3,125.86 Date 10/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMES, ELLEN M Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $3,125.70 Date 11/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZISMAN, DEBORAH A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $3,125.69 Date 02/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELMONTE, PATRICIA L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $3,125.56 Date 01/11/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELOVER, RENEE T Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $3,125.50 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALCANTARA, MARISOL Employer name NYS Senate - Member Expenses Amount $3,125.00 Date 03/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELMING, PAMELA A Employer name NYS Senate - Member Expenses Amount $3,125.00 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name NYS Senate - Member Expenses Amount $3,125.00 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, AMY S Employer name Town of Edwards Amount $3,125.00 Date 12/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, PAULENA Employer name Town of Tuscarora Amount $3,125.00 Date 09/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAZILL, DAWN J Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $3,124.98 Date 11/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENITO, TODD Employer name Department of Health Amount $3,124.96 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBBER, JON E Employer name Erie County Amount $3,124.95 Date 12/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAFFENROTH, WENDY L Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $3,124.75 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, BRENDA J Employer name Sodus CSD Amount $3,124.71 Date 12/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANNON, LAURA A Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $3,124.66 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, PAUL JOSEPH, JR Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $3,124.63 Date 09/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROKOS, SUE Z Employer name Schenectady County Amount $3,124.42 Date 09/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, TANIA J V Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $3,123.77 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JACK A Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $3,123.75 Date 05/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, JAMES H Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $3,123.67 Date 02/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, DEBBIE S Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $3,123.51 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, KAREN L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $3,123.50 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIALLELA, DAWN M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $3,123.26 Date 11/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, CHERYL A Employer name Greene CSD Amount $3,123.24 Date 09/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCHER, JOHN C Employer name Putnam County Amount $3,123.00 Date 06/29/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOSATO, BRIAN C Employer name Town of Kent Amount $3,123.00 Date 06/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALONGI, ALEXA M Employer name Island Park UFSD Amount $3,122.65 Date 10/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERDYKE, MARIE A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $3,122.50 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIGATI, PAULINE L Employer name Erie County Amount $3,122.47 Date 11/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, ABIGAIL Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $3,122.42 Date 12/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLOGG, DAVID H Employer name Town of Malta Amount $3,122.28 Date 01/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYOR, JANICE L Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $3,122.28 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, HANNAH Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $3,122.06 Date 02/16/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TERRANCE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $3,122.06 Date 02/16/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, TIMOTHY J Employer name Otsego County Amount $3,122.04 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMOROSI, JOSEPH C Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $3,121.65 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO, DAWN M Employer name Oneida County Amount $3,121.64 Date 01/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALMADGE, MORINE D Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $3,121.63 Date 04/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNES, REBECCA R Employer name Nassau County Amount $3,121.62 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, DESIREA L Employer name Greene County Amount $3,121.42 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, SAMUEL N W Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $3,121.31 Date 06/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, JAMES E Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $3,121.25 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, ROBERT G Employer name Town of Somerset Amount $3,121.05 Date 07/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MELISSA A Employer name Town of Coldspring Amount $3,121.01 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORAN, MELISSA A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $3,120.84 Date 03/15/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, PATRICK D Employer name Hoosick Falls CSD Amount $3,120.64 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUPRON, KATHRYN D Employer name Village of Cayuga Heights Amount $3,120.57 Date 02/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, DONALD J Employer name Town of Victor Amount $3,120.34 Date 06/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, KATHLEEN A Employer name Town of Amenia Amount $3,120.29 Date 06/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARLAND, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $3,120.16 Date 06/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, BRITTANY I Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $3,120.12 Date 02/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANGBORN, CHERYL A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $3,120.12 Date 02/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, PATRICIA J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $3,120.02 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGESON, ALLISON E Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $3,120.00 Date 02/13/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEAGIN, RENWICK P Employer name Niagara County Amount $3,120.00 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUEL, MARIE C Employer name Orange County Amount $3,120.00 Date 06/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOW, BARBARA Employer name Town of Kendall Amount $3,120.00 Date 06/30/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTEO, FRANK Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $3,120.00 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEWS, GILLIAN N Employer name Town of Neversink Amount $3,120.00 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORT, JACOB C Employer name Village of South Glens Falls Amount $3,120.00 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBONDANDELO, JERI ANN Employer name Roslyn Garbage Dist No Hempstd Amount $3,120.00 Date 01/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDT, SCOTT T Employer name Schoharie County Amount $3,119.90 Date 08/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALTERS, CRYSTAL M Employer name Monroe County Amount $3,119.58 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAKACH, PATRICIA R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $3,119.50 Date 10/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURGEOIS, MICHELE D Employer name Green Island Power Authority Amount $3,119.16 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGINO, LYNNE A Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $3,118.71 Date 01/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, ELIZABETH C Employer name Greece CSD Amount $3,118.61 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRICE, SHVONN D Employer name Erie County Amount $3,118.51 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, ANITA R Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $3,118.50 Date 09/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, STEPHEN J Employer name Town of Ticonderoga Amount $3,117.60 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEDENO, JESUS A Employer name Manhasset Lakeville Water Dist Amount $3,117.30 Date 06/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILFIKER, ROBERT H, III Employer name Village of Newark Amount $3,117.20 Date 03/14/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIEN, JEFFREY Employer name Livingston County Amount $3,117.10 Date 07/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMICK, ELIZABETH A Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $3,117.10 Date 12/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JENNIFER J Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $3,116.74 Date 01/24/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, VANESSA E Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $3,116.51 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLDAY, DAVID C Employer name Erie County Amount $3,116.13 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, EVA M Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $3,116.08 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERGOSKY, CURTIS L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $3,116.00 Date 06/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, JAKE Employer name Erie County Amount $3,115.98 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, DANNY L Employer name Harrietstown Housing Auth Amount $3,115.92 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LANE, THOMAS P Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $3,115.91 Date 10/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, JOEL P Employer name Town of Wappinger Amount $3,115.82 Date 11/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORA, HENNESY F Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $3,115.75 Date 01/04/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOULIHAN, RYAN J Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $3,115.59 Date 07/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEE, BETTE Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $3,115.38 Date 07/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMPFLING, GRACE C Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $3,115.22 Date 01/19/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUTSMAN-PFEIFFER, JENNIFER J Employer name Genesee County Amount $3,115.14 Date 01/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADELMAN, BECKY M Employer name Department of State Amount $3,115.01 Date 09/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTERLY, AMY S Employer name City of Rome Amount $3,115.00 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASAREALE, FRANCINE Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $3,115.00 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORAN, THOMAS E, JR Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $3,115.00 Date 05/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System