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 LARSEN, RACHEL M Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $2,080.00 Date 07/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYRES, WENDY-LYN Employer name Town of Manchester Amount $2,080.00 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASTINGS, ALISON R Employer name Town of Porter Amount $2,080.00 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOWER, DUANE R Employer name Town of Argyle Amount $2,080.00 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, UMARI T Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $2,080.00 Date 07/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARGATHER, BRIAN D Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $2,080.00 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEMISON, CAROLYN A Employer name Erie County Amount $2,079.45 Date 02/21/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANDELARIO, NICOLE Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $2,079.44 Date 03/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SHANI L Employer name Town of Warsaw Amount $2,079.05 Date 02/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, VERONICA L Employer name Interest On Lawyer Account Fnd Amount $2,079.03 Date 03/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSIER, BRANDEN L Employer name Town of North Greenbush Amount $2,079.00 Date 07/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, EMILIE A Employer name Heuvelton CSD Amount $2,079.00 Date 08/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHAUGHNESSY, KEVIN Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $2,079.00 Date 07/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISH, MICHAEL L, II Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $2,078.65 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTFALL, EMILY A Employer name Genesee County Amount $2,078.58 Date 01/24/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, RONNIE G Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $2,078.50 Date 12/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARINA, PETER I Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $2,077.65 Date 02/28/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NG, AMANDA K Employer name Nassau County Amount $2,077.61 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DONNA M Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $2,077.11 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFFIN, ZACKARY S Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $2,076.96 Date 05/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEGARTY, MICHAEL P Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $2,076.93 Date 03/01/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, GABRIELLA M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $2,076.92 Date 02/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASPRZAK, MARC E Employer name Town of Wheatfield Amount $2,076.91 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAZAR, YAMILA O Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $2,076.89 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DAY, PATRICK F Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $2,076.84 Date 01/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, MARY KAY Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $2,076.75 Date 12/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGGIANO, ARIEL A Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $2,076.75 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINNERTZ, ABIGAIL K Employer name Town of Clay Amount $2,076.63 Date 06/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONIFACE, KEITH M Employer name Village of Nassau Amount $2,076.55 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRASS, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $2,076.50 Date 12/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUSNER, BRYAN J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $2,076.32 Date 09/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGER, SCOTT M Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $2,076.22 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSSNER, JAYSON H Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $2,075.93 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, BRANDON J Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $2,075.84 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, RAINA M Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $2,075.80 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDOTA, JASON R Employer name Village of Brightwaters Amount $2,075.75 Date 03/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, ELEANOR H Employer name Department of Health Amount $2,075.66 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPINTO, JOSEPH J Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $2,075.53 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, CRAIG J Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $2,075.29 Date 01/26/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ RIVERA, JASMIN N Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $2,075.22 Date 02/14/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DEAN P Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $2,075.20 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRONE, SARAH E Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $2,075.06 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, NOELLE Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $2,075.06 Date 08/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIPP, GABRIEL S Employer name Town of Stillwater Amount $2,075.00 Date 05/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, MARY E Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $2,074.87 Date 02/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAIS, ARIANA M Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $2,074.83 Date 03/16/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEIER, MARYANNE Employer name Town of Somers Amount $2,074.80 Date 09/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, MARGARET A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $2,074.75 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, JO ANN M Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $2,074.72 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESSELS, ROBERT T Employer name Village of Hoosick Falls Amount $2,074.52 Date 01/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COPERTINO, JAKE Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $2,074.32 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDHU, RAGHUBIR Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $2,073.71 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWER, WILLIAM C Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $2,073.66 Date 02/14/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYKSTRA, KAREN Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $2,073.60 Date 05/16/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, REBECCA H Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $2,073.50 Date 09/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTONE, TINA M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $2,073.22 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSCHKE, PHILIP J Employer name Broome County Amount $2,073.08 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRASINSKI, GARY S Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $2,073.00 Date 02/16/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALL, ROBERT J Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $2,072.88 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIKALSKY, MICHELLE S Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $2,072.77 Date 02/24/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MODERT, ISSACHAR N Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $2,072.58 Date 08/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, HARRISON J Employer name Erie County Amount $2,072.54 Date 05/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYDON, BARBARA A Employer name Village of East Hills Amount $2,072.50 Date 01/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKS, DONNA M Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $2,071.72 Date 12/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE-HANNES, AMBER M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $2,071.61 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, JOHN L Employer name Cortland County Amount $2,071.49 Date 03/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGNOS, MICHAEL P Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $2,071.46 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KANE, JOHN A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $2,071.20 Date 05/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLICA, DONNA A Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $2,071.17 Date 03/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLUTSKY, AMANDA G Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $2,071.00 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFEY, SEAN M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $2,070.88 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUELL, NANCY J Employer name Town of White Creek Amount $2,070.76 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPREER, NICOLE E Employer name Village of Walden Amount $2,070.75 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, PATRICIA A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $2,070.40 Date 12/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA, CYNTHIA A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $2,070.39 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARELLA, LAUREN M Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $2,070.01 Date 06/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTEFORTE, NOREEN A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $2,070.00 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUWIK, JAMIE L Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $2,070.00 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVEY, THERESA P Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $2,070.00 Date 07/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, JOSHUA J Employer name Village of Carthage Amount $2,070.00 Date 01/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURKE, NICHOLAS R Employer name Lockport Housing Authority Amount $2,070.00 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLT, DONNA A Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $2,069.73 Date 10/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAUBER, LAURIE T Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $2,069.73 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, ANN MARIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $2,069.23 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMANY, ALEXA Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $2,068.97 Date 01/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAVICHANDRAN, LAKSHMI Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $2,068.96 Date 08/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARUCCI, ERIN Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $2,068.95 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAHL, AMY JO Employer name Sodus CSD Amount $2,068.70 Date 12/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHLER, WILLIAM F Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $2,068.00 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRON, MICHELE L Employer name Fulton County Amount $2,067.98 Date 08/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAFFARI, WAQAR Employer name Orange County Amount $2,067.82 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEATH, JOSEPH T Employer name Town of Greece Amount $2,067.75 Date 06/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEPHART, MARION Employer name Suffolk County Amount $2,067.51 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, KARA J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $2,067.50 Date 07/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAGLER, DALE M Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $2,067.49 Date 05/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'GRADY, JOHN J, IV Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $2,067.38 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMELIO, BRITTANY L Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $2,067.24 Date 11/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZARPA, JILL M Employer name Erie County Amount $2,067.13 Date 02/21/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKIN, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Village of Cambridge Amount $2,067.12 Date 01/26/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ADDESA, JAMIE L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $2,067.12 Date 03/01/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System