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 KNUTH, CHRISTOPHER K Employer name Town of Elmira Amount $2,232.00 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMPIERON, JOHN A Employer name West Babylon Public Library Amount $2,232.00 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, JUSTIN W Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $2,232.00 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALE, JACOB F Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $2,232.00 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRERO, JAHNISE T Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $2,232.00 Date 01/23/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, NOAH A Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $2,232.00 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MELANI Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $2,231.79 Date 08/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LECLAIRE, KELLY W Employer name Village of Lake George Amount $2,231.63 Date 01/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSETT, MARION T Employer name Washington County Amount $2,231.52 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERAKARIS, KATHLEEN T Employer name Levittown Public Library Amount $2,231.31 Date 03/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JABAUT, CORI E Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $2,231.29 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WENTWORTH, DONNA L Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $2,231.27 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MELISSA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $2,231.17 Date 07/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, CAROLINE I Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $2,230.98 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, ALEXANDRA J Employer name Department of Law Amount $2,230.75 Date 06/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALBEN, SCOTT Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $2,230.66 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, ANNA E Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $2,230.34 Date 02/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPRIANO, ANGIE F Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $2,230.29 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MAIO, VINCENT Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $2,230.00 Date 07/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALABAN, ZINOVIY Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $2,230.00 Date 04/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTMAN, DAVID Employer name Town of Dickinson Amount $2,229.99 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, JUSTIN D Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $2,229.72 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADE, DIANE L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $2,229.69 Date 08/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATTRAY, ESSOLENE Y Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $2,228.84 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, MARION T Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $2,228.80 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, AMY L Employer name Town of Wheatfield Amount $2,228.32 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DARREN JOHN A Employer name Village of Dolgeville Amount $2,228.06 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MADDIGAN, KATHRYN A Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $2,227.89 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, ZAIRE Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $2,227.88 Date 07/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTORTI, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $2,227.68 Date 12/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA-QUEZADA, FRANCISCO A Employer name Cornell University Amount $2,227.50 Date 02/28/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBRUSCHI, BRITTANY A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $2,227.50 Date 11/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, JACOB W Employer name Brocton CSD Amount $2,227.50 Date 08/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIOSI, MARIA Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $2,227.38 Date 03/02/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUBERT, ASHLEIGH L Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $2,226.94 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORISON, BARBARA B Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $2,226.90 Date 09/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARRE, NICHOLAS J Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $2,226.72 Date 08/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANE, LISA F Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $2,226.67 Date 12/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRBAIRN, CARISSA L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $2,226.63 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, CYDNEY Employer name Ontario County Amount $2,226.50 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, MINDY L Employer name Genesee County Amount $2,226.40 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOULE, PETER M Employer name Town of Shandaken Amount $2,226.20 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEARINGEN, CHELSEA Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $2,226.10 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVEN, JOHN S Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $2,226.04 Date 08/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEKS, GERALYN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $2,226.00 Date 03/13/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARKAS, STEPHEN R Employer name Southern Cayuga CSD Amount $2,226.00 Date 11/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLWICZ, DANIEL T Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $2,226.00 Date 12/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JANINE Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $2,225.82 Date 10/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC BAY, NICOLE T O Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $2,225.70 Date 09/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIALKOFF, LAUREN H Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $2,225.65 Date 03/17/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYEA-GUYNUP, KAITLYN M Employer name Town of Schuyler Falls Amount $2,225.48 Date 07/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, JORDAN K Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $2,225.46 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEHE, KYLE C Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $2,225.46 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, DONNA Employer name Franklin Square Public Library Amount $2,225.46 Date 09/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONDS, RACHEL Employer name Town of Caroga Amount $2,225.42 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MICHELLE M Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $2,225.37 Date 09/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLANCO, IBELKA Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $2,225.31 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUJENYA, REGINA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $2,225.03 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESLIE, TAYLOR M Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $2,225.00 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONITZ, ZACHARY B Employer name Town of Wawarsing Amount $2,225.00 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAIR, HOPE T Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $2,224.75 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURER, MARGARET E Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $2,224.75 Date 10/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENITO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $2,224.74 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORRIS, RYAN W Employer name Town of Greece Amount $2,224.50 Date 08/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALE, JULIE A Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $2,224.50 Date 02/14/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, KEVIN R Employer name Erie County Amount $2,224.48 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, CODY L Employer name Broome County Amount $2,224.35 Date 05/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARNINO, JULIE M Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $2,224.00 Date 04/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCINI, JOSEPH C Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $2,223.90 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAHAWNEH, DIANA Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $2,223.77 Date 12/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTER, SCOTT J Employer name Town of Marcellus Amount $2,223.75 Date 05/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRICHARAN, JONATHAN R Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $2,223.75 Date 08/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, KENDRA L Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $2,223.52 Date 03/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUMA, JAMES F Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $2,223.00 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKWITH, DYLAN T Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $2,223.00 Date 07/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KATHLEEN A Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $2,223.00 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASTEK, JOEL D Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $2,222.78 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINERVA, LUKE V Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $2,222.75 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONFIGLIO, JORDAN-BRITTANY Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $2,222.50 Date 07/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILK, MIKAELA J Employer name Town of Bethel Amount $2,222.50 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, KYLE A Employer name Oswego County Amount $2,222.40 Date 01/18/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, DIANA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $2,222.20 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLENDENNING, DEANNE G Employer name Town of Eden Amount $2,222.00 Date 03/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, KAYLYN R Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $2,221.60 Date 02/23/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI ANGELO, DAWN M Employer name Sayville Library Amount $2,221.56 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NIERNEY, EMILY R Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $2,221.37 Date 05/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIORKOWSKI, STEPHEN Employer name Schenectady County Amount $2,221.32 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELIN, ROBERT J Employer name Erie County Amount $2,221.18 Date 02/21/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, MICHAEL E Employer name Village of Altamont Amount $2,221.11 Date 04/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRASER, TRACY C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $2,220.86 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINE, BRIGID J Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $2,220.83 Date 01/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTS, KATHERINE A Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $2,220.83 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEKEEL, DOUGLAS J Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $2,220.80 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOLLBRECHT, ARNOLD C Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $2,220.75 Date 11/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORP, MATTHEW Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $2,220.26 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, TIMOTHY M Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $2,220.25 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Town of Patterson Amount $2,220.22 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCULLY, BRANDON M Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $2,220.00 Date 02/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAASE, DEREK C Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $2,220.00 Date 05/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, JAMES R Employer name Town of Minden Amount $2,220.00 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System