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 BURNELL, JOSHUA G Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $2,792.31 Date 02/15/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, SHAWN P Employer name Moravia CSD Amount $2,791.92 Date 07/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINK, PENNY J Employer name Town of Cuyler Amount $2,791.63 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLE OLCOTT, DRESDEN Employer name Monroe County Amount $2,791.60 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EKSTROM, PATTY S Employer name Town of Carroll Amount $2,791.30 Date 06/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANKEL, KIERSTEN E Employer name Cornell University Amount $2,791.25 Date 07/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIODO, KAITLYN M Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $2,791.25 Date 05/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELY, WENDY A Employer name Town of Andover Amount $2,791.24 Date 09/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRE-JOSEPH, CARLA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $2,790.89 Date 05/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNER, EMILIE A Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $2,790.64 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVA, FRANCISCO Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $2,790.24 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS-WOODS, REBBA D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $2,790.05 Date 02/16/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURT, DANA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $2,790.00 Date 12/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELLA, JOHN J Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $2,790.00 Date 10/07/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAYE, ANDREW J Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $2,790.00 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRADER, MADISON L Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $2,790.00 Date 09/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, KAREN M Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $2,790.00 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, ASHLEY N Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $2,789.96 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALUNKHE, PALLAVI V Employer name Albany County Amount $2,789.91 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, JAMES R Employer name Office of General Services Amount $2,789.79 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SHERI M Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $2,789.79 Date 05/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORROW, SUZANNE G Employer name Tuxedo UFSD Amount $2,789.77 Date 09/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, KELLY J Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $2,789.49 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KATHLEEN G Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $2,789.19 Date 10/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARREIRO, JESSICA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $2,788.86 Date 02/10/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HANLEY, JAMES S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $2,788.86 Date 02/10/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, FRANCA C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $2,788.86 Date 02/10/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FEML, BRUCE A Employer name Town of Windham Amount $2,788.76 Date 09/01/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIDER, JANYCE R Employer name Dutchess County Amount $2,788.75 Date 02/08/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINFIELD, ERIKA M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $2,788.50 Date 06/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ITTY, JOLLY Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $2,788.46 Date 02/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGMAN, MARGARET L Employer name City of Corning Amount $2,787.20 Date 02/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE STEFANO, KAREN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $2,787.10 Date 08/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, AUSTIN J Employer name Town of Clarkson Amount $2,786.90 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, JEANNINE M Employer name Village of Weedsport Amount $2,786.67 Date 08/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, PATRICIA M Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $2,786.50 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREZINSKI, JAMES T Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $2,786.32 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORING, SCOTT L Employer name Village of Oakfield Amount $2,786.30 Date 09/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURMASTER, BRYAN S Employer name Erie County Amount $2,786.17 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, WILLIAM J Employer name Erie County Amount $2,786.17 Date 12/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDELL, DONNA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $2,785.94 Date 02/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PABISCH, ELIZABETH A Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $2,785.75 Date 07/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, SUSAN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $2,785.55 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, THOMAS M D Employer name Town of Schodack Amount $2,785.48 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, DANIEL H Employer name Village of Adams Amount $2,785.00 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, MADELINE L Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $2,784.93 Date 09/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWOOD, ASHLEY M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $2,784.78 Date 02/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKEL, TERESA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $2,784.54 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMSON, KEITH J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $2,784.25 Date 07/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORZIO, JOSHUA Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $2,784.00 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLEJO, ZURI S Employer name Bellmore Memorial Library Amount $2,783.55 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MAIO, MARIA Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $2,783.39 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMROOP, JULIE F Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $2,783.33 Date 07/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIAMPI, PHILIP C Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $2,783.20 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRKE, FALLON A Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $2,783.01 Date 03/07/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLITANO, THOMAS S Employer name Dix Hills Fire District Amount $2,782.88 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, GLENDA L Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $2,782.52 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMING, BENJAMIN R Employer name Town of Corinth Amount $2,782.50 Date 01/19/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKHEIT, MELISSA R Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $2,782.50 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUVAIS, PATRICK Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $2,782.50 Date 01/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, PATRICK C Employer name Town of Massena Amount $2,782.13 Date 08/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARBY, KATHLEEN M Employer name Village of Sea Cliff Amount $2,782.00 Date 11/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, KARA ANN J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $2,780.81 Date 02/13/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWSOME, ORIELLE S Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $2,780.81 Date 03/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSBURG, ERIC D Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $2,780.70 Date 12/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELL, ROBERT C Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $2,780.54 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, MICHAEL D Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $2,780.30 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURLING, BONNIE A Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $2,780.25 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, PAUL M Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $2,780.22 Date 06/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Farmingville Fire District Amount $2,780.02 Date 07/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, SEAN M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $2,780.00 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGAN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $2,780.00 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULDOON, JOHN J Employer name Town of Salina Amount $2,779.92 Date 09/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMOROSO, JOHN J, JR Employer name Town of Cairo Amount $2,779.86 Date 05/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELSEY, SPRING Employer name Greene County Amount $2,779.66 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILIPS, DANIEL W Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $2,779.06 Date 01/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKBRIDGE, ZACHARY T Employer name City of Rome Amount $2,778.75 Date 07/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, SARAH N Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $2,778.72 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMAN, SCARLETT J Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $2,778.46 Date 06/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSHIRE, LAURA B Employer name Tompkins County Amount $2,778.39 Date 03/01/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSANO, MICHAEL J Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $2,777.85 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETHEL, CALIN M Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $2,777.56 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEELER, HEATHER A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $2,777.49 Date 02/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVINO, ANTHONY R Employer name Wyoming County Amount $2,777.44 Date 02/08/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, DONNA J Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $2,777.32 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUYCK, JEREMY J Employer name Village of Philmont Amount $2,777.02 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BACH, JAMES J Employer name Erie County Amount $2,777.01 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOW, ADAM J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $2,777.00 Date 02/02/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAGY, JOHN J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $2,776.96 Date 06/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, LAURIE I Employer name Village of Briarcliff Manor Amount $2,776.95 Date 11/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOCK, DYLAN R Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $2,776.50 Date 11/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAPEMAN, LAURA M Employer name Bath CSD Amount $2,776.50 Date 04/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SHELLEY A Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $2,776.40 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, RICHARD D Employer name Town of Mount Hope Amount $2,776.15 Date 11/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHIMMRICH, JENNIFER W Employer name Town of Hurley Amount $2,775.88 Date 12/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERLER, MARK W Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $2,775.56 Date 02/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMONS, LATREICE S Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $2,775.07 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RYAN J Employer name Cornell University Amount $2,775.00 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOSTA, MARLENY M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $2,775.00 Date 06/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREHINEC, MICHAEL C Employer name Tompkins County Amount $2,775.00 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System