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 COHEN, HOWARD B Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $2,734.78 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, LORA M Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $2,734.60 Date 04/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, WILLIAM J Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $2,734.57 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREER, RICHARD J Employer name Terryville Fire District Amount $2,734.34 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, RYAN R Employer name Village of St Johnsville Amount $2,734.13 Date 04/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHWARTZ, EVE ANN Employer name Town of Hamilton Amount $2,733.95 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, THOMAS M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $2,733.84 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, RALPH W Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $2,733.77 Date 03/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, MELISSA J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $2,733.76 Date 02/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLEBOIS, MICHELLE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $2,733.75 Date 02/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, KELLY J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $2,733.75 Date 12/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, BILLIE JO Employer name Oxford CSD Amount $2,733.75 Date 09/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURANT, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $2,733.63 Date 06/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERNATT, KAREN J Employer name Randolph Academy UFSD Amount $2,733.60 Date 04/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOTOPOULOS, CHRIS G Employer name Bethpage Fire District Amount $2,733.42 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE NISCO, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Hartsdale Fire Dist Commission Amount $2,733.15 Date 03/13/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, KRISTIN Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $2,733.09 Date 08/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, CLARE L Employer name Cornell University Amount $2,733.00 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REISWEBER, MARY L Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $2,732.78 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALDANA, LILIA Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $2,732.51 Date 03/24/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, MASON Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $2,732.41 Date 01/25/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIVENS, JOSHUA C Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $2,732.40 Date 10/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, MICHAEL F Employer name Village of Arkport Amount $2,732.00 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEDGES, JON E Employer name Village of Arkport Amount $2,732.00 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGLIONE, JENNIFER Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $2,731.82 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISE, NANCY L Employer name Columbia County Amount $2,731.63 Date 02/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDEIROS, MARNIE J Employer name Town of Geddes Amount $2,731.55 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLENKER, MAUREEN A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $2,731.25 Date 03/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ROBERT L Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $2,730.93 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, PHILIP J Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $2,730.92 Date 05/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTON, CHARLES A Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $2,730.75 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTA, SUSAN Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $2,730.51 Date 05/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, EBIDIAH U Employer name Sullivan County Amount $2,730.50 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, WILLIAM F Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $2,730.40 Date 05/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCO, JOSEPH A Employer name Village of Nissequogue Amount $2,730.24 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REMINGTON, ALPHA D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $2,730.12 Date 01/13/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLTON, COURTNEY M Employer name Washington County Amount $2,730.11 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRVING, RHONDA M Employer name Washington County Amount $2,730.11 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNE, PAMELA R Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $2,730.04 Date 09/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOLES, COURTNEY M Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $2,730.00 Date 06/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWTOWN, CARMEN C Employer name City of Little Falls Amount $2,730.00 Date 01/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LARE, CRISTEN R Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $2,730.00 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, WILLIAM B Employer name Town of Poland Amount $2,730.00 Date 03/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHASHEN, ROBERTA C Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $2,730.00 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCUCCI, DANIEL J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $2,730.00 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAHEDNA, IMRAN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $2,730.00 Date 07/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, JEFFREY Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $2,729.98 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALCOURT, DEBORAH A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $2,729.94 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACOTTI, ALEXANDRA C Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $2,729.70 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, ELIJAH D Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $2,729.60 Date 02/01/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTBROOK, GEORGIA R Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $2,729.29 Date 03/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURGEOIS, MICHELE D Employer name Town of Green Island Amount $2,729.25 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COULUM, ALANA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $2,729.07 Date 03/05/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLEWELLYN, CHRISTINA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $2,728.99 Date 03/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METCALF, PAUL S Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $2,728.99 Date 03/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUNNY, MANJU Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $2,728.99 Date 03/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNSCHEIDLE, GRETCHEN Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $2,728.99 Date 03/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SVETKEY, JONATHAN Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $2,728.99 Date 03/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, SAIRA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $2,728.99 Date 03/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVERING, KATIE J Employer name Erie County Amount $2,728.80 Date 10/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CREE, KAREN L Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $2,728.80 Date 11/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAEGES, JANET A Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $2,728.73 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, DENEENE M Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $2,728.51 Date 02/16/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE POME, JULIE M Employer name York CSD Amount $2,728.35 Date 08/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORANTY, ANN M Employer name Town of Alexander Amount $2,728.13 Date 01/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, COLLIN A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $2,728.08 Date 01/26/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, GABRIELA M Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $2,728.07 Date 03/01/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLEEN, JOHN P Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $2,728.01 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN GLAD, ALISON L Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $2,728.00 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVOST, KIMBERLY L Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $2,728.00 Date 04/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWESEDOSKI, CHRISTINE N Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $2,728.00 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINNE, JENNIFER L Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $2,728.00 Date 02/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, DEBRA I Employer name Town of Pine Plains Amount $2,727.77 Date 04/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALBOT, MICHELE S Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $2,727.64 Date 06/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, CHRISTINA M Employer name Village of Montgomery Amount $2,727.50 Date 04/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, KAYANA N Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $2,727.50 Date 11/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLBROOK, TERESA A Employer name Geneseo CSD Amount $2,727.30 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVRO, MATTHEW G Employer name Town of Plattsburgh Amount $2,727.28 Date 02/08/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRACCHIA, JOHN R Employer name Town of Caroline Amount $2,727.27 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIOROWSKI, ELIZABETH A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $2,727.26 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALEHAK, NATASHA L Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $2,727.10 Date 02/21/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE RUE, JACOB C Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $2,727.05 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERTENS, CHRISTINE L Employer name Oneida County Amount $2,727.00 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLANCE, NATALIE R Employer name City of Watertown Amount $2,727.00 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, LYLA K Employer name Sayville Library Amount $2,727.00 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, JESSICA L Employer name Wyoming CSD Amount $2,726.79 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEDDON, TAMI M Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $2,726.50 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALCERAK, KAREN L Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $2,726.47 Date 04/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDAZZO, GEORGE A Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $2,726.34 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSEN, HOPE M Employer name Greene County Amount $2,726.27 Date 10/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRYL, JORDAN A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $2,726.25 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, DANIEL D Employer name Lyndonville CSD Amount $2,726.15 Date 03/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, THERESA E Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $2,726.06 Date 01/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMATIER, THOMAS G Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $2,726.01 Date 06/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAFFREY, JACLYN M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $2,725.49 Date 06/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, DONNISHEA Employer name Monroe County Amount $2,725.35 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUGHLIN, MITCHELL J Employer name Newfield CSD Amount $2,725.20 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JAMES A Employer name Town of Eden Amount $2,725.14 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEBESTA, CAITLIN M Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $2,725.00 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASOOD, MARYUM Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 24 Amount $2,724.89 Date 10/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System