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 ROBERTS, MEGHIN L Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $2,846.15 Date 08/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRAY, MELISSA Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $2,846.07 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, DAWN R Employer name Broome County Amount $2,845.94 Date 01/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMPSEY, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $2,845.91 Date 06/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDENBERG, DAVID A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $2,845.55 Date 05/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MICHAEL R Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $2,845.50 Date 07/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICINBOTHEM, DEAN W Employer name Town of Patterson Amount $2,845.37 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDERON, NICHOL C Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $2,844.89 Date 05/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELD, SHERI D Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $2,844.88 Date 03/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, EILEEN P Employer name Education Department Amount $2,844.72 Date 03/02/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARRINGTON, KIMBERLY J Employer name Education Department Amount $2,844.72 Date 03/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ERIKA C Employer name Morris CSD Amount $2,844.62 Date 01/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMAGALA, DENISE L Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $2,844.25 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, KATELYNN M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $2,844.15 Date 09/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUHRMASTER, CASSANDRA C Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $2,844.04 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, THOMAS V Employer name Ontario County Amount $2,844.00 Date 01/30/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINART, KYLE L Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $2,844.00 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDLEY, ALLISON M Employer name City of Watertown Amount $2,844.00 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFEL, WILLIAM D Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $2,844.00 Date 07/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SESSA, NICHOLAS Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $2,844.00 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANGILINAN, KIMBERLY ANNE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $2,843.85 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASILLI, LISA Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $2,843.63 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, JEFFREY A, II Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $2,843.10 Date 03/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JAMES D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $2,843.10 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORDEN, KEVIN L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $2,843.10 Date 07/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERNO, SAMANTHA N Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $2,843.00 Date 07/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLADIAN, ANDREW F Employer name Town of Hunter Amount $2,842.81 Date 08/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, TRACIE L Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $2,842.81 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, KRYSTAL L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $2,842.60 Date 04/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROTHERS, DIANE L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $2,842.57 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMM, KAROLANN Employer name Town of Minden Amount $2,842.50 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEISER, STEPHEN R Employer name Town of Minden Amount $2,842.50 Date 01/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPAILLER, MALIQUE S Employer name Deer Park Public Library Amount $2,842.50 Date 10/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, JULIA N Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $2,842.10 Date 06/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, JANET A Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 13 Amount $2,842.02 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUMWAY, ALEXA R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $2,842.00 Date 06/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIOCCHETTI, TINA E Employer name Education Department Amount $2,841.45 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAGER, AMANDA E Employer name Oswego County Amount $2,841.30 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMYTH, JOAN Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $2,841.24 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YACOVACCI, THERESA M Employer name Mt Pleasant Cottage Sch UFSD Amount $2,841.13 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICURELLA, ANTHONY L, III Employer name Town of Lewiston Amount $2,841.00 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBEO, SAMANTHA A Employer name Pocantico Hills CSD Amount $2,840.88 Date 09/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOIACONO, ANTHONY Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $2,840.50 Date 08/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STYRES, ROGENE J Employer name Town of Somerset Amount $2,840.34 Date 01/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROBST, BRANDON M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $2,840.32 Date 06/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMON, ZACHARY T Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $2,840.26 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTASH, HEATHER L Employer name Warren County Amount $2,840.21 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRITT, WILLIAM S Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $2,840.20 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, SUSAN D Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $2,840.01 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELMER, KELLI R Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $2,840.00 Date 01/25/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATHAN, SONYA R Employer name Monroe County Amount $2,839.98 Date 03/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, SUSAN E Employer name Allegany Limestone CSD Amount $2,839.97 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, ANTONETTE A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $2,839.73 Date 04/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODARTE, CRYSTAL A Employer name Peru CSD Amount $2,839.54 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLESHUCK, REBECCA A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $2,839.50 Date 06/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADFORD, SHAUNDRA T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $2,839.46 Date 02/08/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUM, SOPHIE A Employer name Town of Aurora Amount $2,839.43 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, MICHAEL F Employer name Westchester County Amount $2,839.33 Date 08/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, ELIZABETH R Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $2,839.32 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCCA, LAURIE A Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $2,839.26 Date 10/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIMORE, SHERYL R Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $2,839.13 Date 06/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GREEVY, MEGAN D Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $2,839.09 Date 07/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWLES, CHRISTINA O Employer name Victor CSD Amount $2,838.81 Date 09/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTURA, KATHY Employer name Village of Catskill Amount $2,838.75 Date 12/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MARISA A Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $2,838.20 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, NATHAN D Employer name Cornell University Amount $2,838.16 Date 09/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, CELENIA C R Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $2,838.15 Date 02/16/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEOLI, DOMINICK J Employer name Corning Community College Amount $2,838.05 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, TARA L Employer name Avon CSD Amount $2,837.66 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, THERESA C Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $2,837.50 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRISS, JENNIFER L Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $2,837.48 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, AUSTIN D Employer name Town of Chateaugay Amount $2,837.25 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, TAYLOR A Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $2,836.88 Date 05/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, THYER L Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $2,836.68 Date 05/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, JILLIAN M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $2,836.58 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, JUDITH A Employer name Town of Cohocton Amount $2,836.55 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ALEXANDER T Employer name Erie County Amount $2,836.43 Date 06/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIS, RAYMOND T Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $2,836.28 Date 04/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLODGETT, EVAN Employer name Village of Holley Amount $2,835.88 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REY, MELISSA J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $2,835.82 Date 02/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGAN, KATRINA A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $2,835.74 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZEN, DAVID A Employer name Department of Health Amount $2,835.73 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAZINSKI, MEAGHAN E Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $2,835.66 Date 03/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPELAND, TESHA M Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $2,835.55 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLON, BENJAMIN A Employer name Fulton County Amount $2,835.45 Date 04/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRNKA, NICHOLAS M Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $2,835.36 Date 06/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, LINDSEY N Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $2,835.25 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNESSEY, WHITNEY K Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $2,835.21 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, ALEXANDER M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $2,835.01 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSE, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name NYS Senate Temporary Amount $2,835.00 Date 07/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, CAROL Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $2,835.00 Date 02/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, NANCY I Employer name Town of Fayette Amount $2,835.00 Date 12/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, TAYAH A Employer name Town of Chester Amount $2,835.00 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, SUSAN C Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $2,835.00 Date 10/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWTON, STEVEN G Employer name Village of Montour Falls Amount $2,835.00 Date 06/10/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JAMES P Employer name Village of Montour Falls Amount $2,835.00 Date 01/06/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENE, SUZANNE J Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $2,835.00 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA, KAREN E Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $2,835.00 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBB, TIFFANEE Employer name Kendall CSD Amount $2,834.59 Date 09/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPKINS, DANIEL L Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $2,834.37 Date 05/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System