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 ENGLAND-LOWELL, CRYSTAL L Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $2,018.50 Date 11/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, AMY B Employer name Village of Williamsville Amount $2,018.26 Date 01/11/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFER, STEPHEN F Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $2,018.25 Date 08/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVELOCK, VANESSA Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $2,018.04 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILINS, ANDRIS E Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $2,018.04 Date 01/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, KIMBERLY Employer name Greene County Amount $2,017.68 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, CYNTHIA K Employer name Fredonia CSD Amount $2,017.60 Date 01/05/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOSER, ZEUS K Employer name Greece CSD Amount $2,017.60 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURAN, DANIEL P Employer name Broome County Amount $2,017.49 Date 04/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGERT, ASHLEY R Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $2,017.43 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARNELL, BRYCE R Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $2,017.43 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANNON, BRITTANY A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $2,017.43 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESSLER, SARAH M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $2,017.43 Date 07/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVAL, ALEXANDER S Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $2,017.43 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUSHNIR, AMANDA N Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $2,017.43 Date 07/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDINGTON, DELIA P Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $2,017.43 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, DIONNA M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $2,017.43 Date 07/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTI, MARIA TERESA Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $2,017.43 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OROPALLO, NICHOLAS M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $2,017.41 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRAW, TAYLOR J Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $2,017.22 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEZAT, MARY J Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $2,016.99 Date 03/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMART, DEBORA K Employer name Town of Verona Amount $2,016.69 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTOPHER, JAMES J Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $2,016.67 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GORDON B, JR Employer name Granville CSD Amount $2,016.67 Date 04/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, KARLA J Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $2,016.60 Date 01/11/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEN, DONALD A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $2,016.59 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAJACK, JESSICA T Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $2,016.53 Date 07/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, COLLEEN A Employer name Moravia CSD Amount $2,016.39 Date 09/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ADAMANAIS Employer name New York Public Library Amount $2,016.05 Date 10/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAPPIA, DARCY L Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $2,016.01 Date 06/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, VITO F, II Employer name Herkimer County Amount $2,016.00 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDEKIAN, ALEXIS Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $2,016.00 Date 06/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALEY, JACOB M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $2,016.00 Date 06/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNER RODER, EILEEN Employer name Town of Stephentown Amount $2,016.00 Date 05/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, RICHARD C Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $2,016.00 Date 03/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARPATO, JOSEPH J Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $2,016.00 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'GRADY, JAMES K Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $2,016.00 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, BAKULA N Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $2,016.00 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUYOS, MATINA M Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $2,015.53 Date 10/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITALE, EDWARD A Employer name Westchester County Amount $2,015.52 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, RYAN J Employer name St James Fire District Amount $2,015.35 Date 11/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEY, JENNIFER K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $2,015.30 Date 01/19/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR, NOAH J L Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $2,015.29 Date 06/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNING, STEPHANIE M Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $2,015.18 Date 01/31/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, AMBER L Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $2,015.05 Date 09/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLOZZA, JENNA R Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $2,015.00 Date 05/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELMS, MATTHEW L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $2,015.00 Date 07/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JOSHUA S Employer name Village of Northville Amount $2,015.00 Date 05/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAILEY, PAMELA S Employer name Moravia CSD Amount $2,015.00 Date 11/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MONICA, SUSAN B Employer name Tri-Valley CSD at Grahamsville Amount $2,015.00 Date 05/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, KAWAI Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $2,014.60 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAHEEN, ARYANA T Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $2,014.50 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE, MICHELLE Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $2,014.43 Date 05/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARDE, RACHEL A Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $2,013.79 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA REAUX, COLIN J Employer name Oneida County Amount $2,013.76 Date 02/22/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALOT, LINDA I Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $2,013.69 Date 07/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMERIN, ALESSANDRA M Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $2,013.69 Date 03/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, KEVIN P Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $2,013.66 Date 05/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPP-YATES, HANNAH V Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $2,013.36 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANTUONO, JANET L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $2,013.34 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROTTI, JONATHAN P Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $2,013.14 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, MICHELE L Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $2,013.09 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, GAVEN D Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $2,012.50 Date 07/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSBURY, TAYLOR A Employer name Kendall CSD Amount $2,012.43 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, JERRY L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $2,012.37 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMEAU, PATRICIA V Employer name Greenburgh Eleven UFSD Amount $2,012.14 Date 10/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIDER, MEGAN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $2,012.04 Date 02/28/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ FIGUEROA, MARIA A Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $2,012.03 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENTA, AMY L Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $2,012.00 Date 11/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, GAVIN M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $2,011.95 Date 06/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERTON, JANICE M Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $2,011.92 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, INGRID J Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $2,011.78 Date 09/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUO, ELAINE Y Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $2,011.60 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JOSE G Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $2,011.52 Date 08/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, NICHOLAS D Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $2,011.50 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZESKI, JOHN E Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $2,010.80 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, LAURA B Employer name Livingston County Amount $2,010.62 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKINS, ALEXANDER K Employer name Tompkins County Amount $2,010.41 Date 09/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAISE, ANTOINE R Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $2,010.05 Date 11/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARR, DYLAN S Employer name Town of Harrietstown Amount $2,010.00 Date 07/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DONNA M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $2,009.70 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAFFIER-SMITH, CHRISTINA M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $2,009.70 Date 03/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETRI, JENNIFER Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $2,009.35 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZEWCZYK, ALANA P Employer name Town of Aurora Amount $2,009.12 Date 07/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, NICOLE E Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $2,009.00 Date 08/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODENSCHATZ, KIMBERLY Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $2,009.00 Date 07/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDY, MARY K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $2,008.75 Date 03/02/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUTRUCHE, KETTY B Employer name Department of Law Amount $2,008.72 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, KATRINA M Employer name Brookfield CSD Amount $2,008.50 Date 12/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, KENDRA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $2,008.40 Date 02/28/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCARELLI, JACLYNNE R Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $2,008.19 Date 09/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, CHRISTINE Employer name Tioga CSD Amount $2,008.05 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FADDEN, TRAVIS Employer name Village of Le Roy Amount $2,008.00 Date 09/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, KERRY-JEANNE E Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $2,007.92 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILDUFF, STEPHEN H Employer name Greenwood Lake UFSD Amount $2,007.55 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPADARO, JAKE R Employer name Town of Harrietstown Amount $2,007.50 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, GERROD D Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $2,007.43 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTEUS, THOMAS C Employer name Niagara County Amount $2,007.36 Date 08/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOPER, AIDAN N Employer name Greece CSD Amount $2,007.29 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOWRON, RYAN M Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $2,007.00 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System