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 BARTELS, MERTON E Employer name Town of Macedon Amount $2,871.00 Date 09/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE-KANE, LIAM J Employer name Bay Shore Brightwaters Library Amount $2,871.00 Date 07/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, MICHAEL E Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $2,871.00 Date 07/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DACIERNO, JENNY K Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $2,870.98 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR, EYTON G Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $2,870.87 Date 01/31/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUTO, NANCY L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $2,870.62 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COMBS, ERIC S Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $2,870.55 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, BRIAN R Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $2,870.54 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIDWELL, ALEXIS V Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $2,870.50 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, DESIREE R Employer name Genesee County Amount $2,870.46 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATARCANGELO, GLORIA A Employer name Corning Community College Amount $2,870.41 Date 08/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIESINGER, DAVID C Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $2,870.30 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIS, KYLE J Employer name Nassau County Amount $2,870.19 Date 06/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOVER, BROOKE L Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $2,870.00 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATWOOD, GLORIA H Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $2,870.00 Date 02/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGUSKY, ANNA M Employer name Rotterdam Fire District 7 Amount $2,869.98 Date 03/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMILEY, CHARLES J Employer name Town of Dryden Amount $2,869.90 Date 06/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDRICH, KENNETH L Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $2,869.79 Date 01/26/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HO, MEGHAN R Employer name Hendrick Hudson Free Library Amount $2,869.43 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GISOLFI, CLAUDIA M Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $2,869.36 Date 05/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOHL, JOHN R Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $2,869.03 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAULDING, DEBORAH Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $2,868.92 Date 03/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERAFINO, ALYSSA H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $2,868.75 Date 07/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULMAN, JAN L Employer name Village of Pomona Amount $2,868.75 Date 12/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALZER, ALYSON L Employer name Bay Shore Brightwaters Library Amount $2,868.75 Date 05/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO CASCIO, MEREDITH H Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $2,868.75 Date 11/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, KATELYN L Employer name Erie County Amount $2,868.66 Date 03/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNT, SAMANTHA G Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $2,868.59 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBART, DALE F, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $2,868.39 Date 01/12/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, MADELINE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $2,868.25 Date 08/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORGHETTI, ANDRE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $2,868.09 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCARTY, MEAGAN M Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $2,868.05 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFORD, KIMBERLY A Employer name Town of Saugerties Amount $2,868.00 Date 07/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANAVAN, DORIS M Employer name Rhinebeck CSD Amount $2,867.81 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, ERIC T Employer name Genesee County Amount $2,867.57 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, MICHAEL D Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $2,867.50 Date 05/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBON, LAURA J Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $2,866.88 Date 09/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, ANNALISA M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $2,866.79 Date 07/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEROLD, SHERI Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $2,866.68 Date 02/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABAR, DANIELA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $2,866.68 Date 02/16/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLAYFORD, JUSTINE C Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $2,866.50 Date 05/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Menands Amount $2,866.50 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, THOMAS J Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $2,866.38 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARSENAULT, ADAM J Employer name Erie County Amount $2,866.32 Date 02/17/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISCUSI, SUSAN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $2,866.32 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZORRILLA, JOEL Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $2,865.84 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENINCASA, RYAN V Employer name Town of Plattekill Amount $2,865.80 Date 06/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRENNESSEL, BONNIE J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $2,865.78 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, WILLIE J, JR Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $2,865.65 Date 01/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHISON-PORTER, HILARY L Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $2,865.63 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGAN, ANDREA H Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $2,865.53 Date 07/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOSANANKATANYU, NATPANCHAYA Employer name Broome County Amount $2,865.50 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINKLE, DAKOTA L Employer name Chemung County Amount $2,865.47 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBURN, MICHAEL P Employer name Orange County Amount $2,865.00 Date 10/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWE, EMILY R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $2,865.00 Date 10/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, DEANN Employer name Skaneateles CSD Amount $2,865.00 Date 03/01/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKHTER, MAHBUBA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $2,864.97 Date 01/13/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, CARRIE E Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $2,864.95 Date 04/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTISTI, JACQUELINE M Employer name Town of Rush Amount $2,864.83 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARFAGNO, ANNA M Employer name La Fayette CSD Amount $2,864.75 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTINELLI, TRACEY A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $2,864.60 Date 05/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGLESBY, TACAREY L Employer name Chemung County Amount $2,864.58 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLEN, PERSIA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $2,864.38 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPION, FLORENTINA O Employer name Columbia County Amount $2,864.32 Date 06/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIF, AMBREEN Employer name Orange County Amount $2,864.13 Date 01/26/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JACLYNNE RENEE Employer name Town of Arietta Amount $2,864.00 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRVING, NICHOLE L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $2,863.84 Date 10/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANAT, CHRISTINA A Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $2,863.50 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANNON, MYCKENZIE L Employer name Fulton County Amount $2,863.39 Date 02/21/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIERSTINE, BETHANY R Employer name Delaware County Amount $2,863.33 Date 02/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, MATTHEW L Employer name Town of Ellicottville Amount $2,863.25 Date 01/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name IRELAND, BRENDA J Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $2,863.24 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRO, DANIA L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $2,863.00 Date 05/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, BERNARD J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $2,863.00 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBA, ROBERT J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $2,862.84 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDULLAH, ZACHARY Employer name Delaware County Amount $2,862.75 Date 07/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOBIANCO, ANGELO J Employer name Village of Massapequa Park Amount $2,862.75 Date 12/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KIMBERLY C Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $2,862.67 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUHOFER, FRANKLIN R Employer name Village of Hastings-On-Hudson Amount $2,862.65 Date 02/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, JANE M Employer name Broome County Amount $2,862.62 Date 11/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAMORE, IMANI C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $2,862.50 Date 02/16/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UHRIG, BRIAN D Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $2,862.50 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIXON, DAVID E Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $2,862.37 Date 03/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKENZIE, ABIGAIL Employer name Office For Technology Amount $2,862.35 Date 07/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MONTAIN, CATHY A Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $2,862.08 Date 02/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAEGER, CHARLOTTE P Employer name Town of Lexington Amount $2,862.00 Date 09/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACKETT, MARJORIE Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $2,862.00 Date 04/03/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUHART, DYLAN C Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $2,862.00 Date 07/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, MOLLY M Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $2,861.95 Date 01/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, KEVIN R Employer name Town of Liberty Amount $2,861.88 Date 06/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEHRING, ADAM J Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $2,861.72 Date 07/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSY, ABIDA S Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $2,861.55 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, SHERRY A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $2,861.50 Date 01/04/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANNOCK, SUSAN C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $2,861.33 Date 03/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, STEPHANIE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $2,861.25 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, JAHMILIA N Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $2,861.12 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENCARNACION-MINAYA, GENESIS Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $2,860.90 Date 09/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBIE, RAINA I Employer name Orange County Amount $2,860.77 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LAURA A Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $2,860.73 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESTREPO, JENNIFER Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $2,860.72 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System