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 KAZDA, JAMES T Employer name Town of Candor Amount $2,000.00 Date 11/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHOLOMEW, LINDA D Employer name Town of Gerry Amount $2,000.00 Date 12/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAN, GARY J Employer name Town of Gerry Amount $2,000.00 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSE, STEFAN J Employer name Town of Cato Amount $2,000.00 Date 06/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPERT, KRYSTAL A Employer name Town of Montague Amount $2,000.00 Date 06/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABAK, WILLIAM, JR Employer name Town of Fleming Amount $2,000.00 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, GERARD J Employer name Town of Stark Amount $2,000.00 Date 05/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVA, PEDRO A Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $2,000.00 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AAGRE, ROBERT J Employer name Village of Port Dickinson Amount $2,000.00 Date 06/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, GLENN S Employer name Village of Sloatsburg Amount $2,000.00 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, DENNIS L Employer name Village of Briarcliff Manor Amount $2,000.00 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, DAVID W Employer name Village of New Hartford Amount $2,000.00 Date 09/25/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELL, SIDNEY E Employer name Village of Medina Amount $2,000.00 Date 05/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL, SCOTT T Employer name Village of Theresa Amount $2,000.00 Date 02/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, JESS L Employer name Village of Theresa Amount $2,000.00 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, JONATHAN R Employer name Village of Theresa Amount $2,000.00 Date 02/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLEY, SCOTT M Employer name Village of Ocean Beach Amount $2,000.00 Date 06/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMYTH, THOMAS A Employer name Village of Ocean Beach Amount $2,000.00 Date 04/06/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZABIELA, ERNEST Employer name Village of Ocean Beach Amount $2,000.00 Date 03/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, JOHN R Employer name Village of Port Byron Amount $2,000.00 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRVIN, JEFFREY S Employer name Village of Port Byron Amount $2,000.00 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTRERAS, ILVANIA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $2,000.00 Date 01/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IADEVAIA, STELLA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $2,000.00 Date 01/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTON, KAY A Employer name Friendship CSD Amount $2,000.00 Date 04/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, DAVID W Employer name Berkshire UFSD Amount $2,000.00 Date 07/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, ERIN Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $2,000.00 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EIRAND, BRENDAN P Employer name Tuxedo UFSD Amount $2,000.00 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GAY L Employer name Kendall CSD Amount $2,000.00 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, KATHERINE Employer name Southold UFSD Amount $2,000.00 Date 04/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUKOWSKI, ADAM K Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $2,000.00 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEANY, JASON Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $1,999.97 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLETON, DONNA L Employer name Town of Montezuma Amount $1,999.92 Date 03/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLIMPSE, JOEL L Employer name Town of Montezuma Amount $1,999.92 Date 08/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILES, KRISTINA M Employer name Town of Villenova Amount $1,999.92 Date 04/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, CHERYL L Employer name Town of Oppenheim Amount $1,999.92 Date 12/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAGAN, ADAM B Employer name Village of Pelham Amount $1,999.92 Date 04/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINKE, ANDREA L Employer name Village of Pelham Amount $1,999.92 Date 04/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOMER, MARK D Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $1,999.80 Date 08/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, ROBERT H Employer name Town of Westville Amount $1,999.80 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSH, KRISTEN N Employer name Washington County Amount $1,999.77 Date 02/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, CARLA M Employer name Town of Redfield Amount $1,999.60 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORMSBY, JEFFREY S Employer name Allegany County Amount $1,999.51 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALCEDO, LILIANA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $1,999.45 Date 02/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKEL, KAYLA Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $1,999.25 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, DENISE M Employer name Webster CSD Amount $1,999.01 Date 12/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, ASHLEY S Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $1,998.75 Date 06/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORMONT, CRAIG G Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $1,998.42 Date 02/08/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEDMAN, MAUREEN H Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $1,998.39 Date 08/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, JUSTINE M Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $1,998.37 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDICK, JORDAN T Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $1,998.36 Date 02/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACERO, KELLY A Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $1,998.13 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLIN, DANIEL H Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $1,998.02 Date 06/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARBONNEAU, JUSTIN W Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $1,998.00 Date 06/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEROCHIE, GREGORY A Employer name Town of Georgetown Amount $1,998.00 Date 03/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKUS, MARSHA A Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $1,998.00 Date 10/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIBELL, DAN P Employer name Erie County Amount $1,997.98 Date 02/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHMAN, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Chili Amount $1,997.89 Date 02/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTIDOR, ASHLEY Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $1,997.72 Date 08/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, AMANDA R Employer name Broome County Amount $1,997.00 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTTGER, REBECCA R Employer name Town of Skaneateles Amount $1,996.75 Date 07/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARQUETTE, CURTIS L Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $1,996.72 Date 01/02/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FEE, WILLIAM J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $1,996.72 Date 01/02/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAND, THOMAS B Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $1,996.72 Date 11/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, WALLCE T, II Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $1,996.72 Date 11/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRING, MARCUS D Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $1,996.72 Date 01/02/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKEY, COLBY L Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $1,996.72 Date 08/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA TRAY, MARY M Employer name Town of Fine Amount $1,996.70 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, MICHAEL P Employer name Village of Northport Amount $1,996.53 Date 06/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUDNEY, KEVIN G Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $1,996.40 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, DARIANN E Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $1,996.36 Date 04/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIBERG, VICKI L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $1,996.31 Date 02/16/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARAGNO, DIANE M Employer name Westchester County Amount $1,996.25 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARR, ABIGAIL C Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $1,995.90 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, DEBBIE K Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $1,995.85 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIESZALA, MARY J Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $1,995.78 Date 12/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANGIOVANNI, JOSEPH A Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $1,995.74 Date 11/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTWORA, ANDREW V Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $1,995.67 Date 09/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMPANO, DOMINICK A Employer name Oneida County Amount $1,995.50 Date 08/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNELLI, EDWARD C Employer name Hauppauge Fire District Amount $1,995.33 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBER, DEVIN M Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $1,995.28 Date 02/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MILLEN, JESSICA Employer name Town of North Greenbush Amount $1,995.00 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMYTH, THOMAS A Employer name Nassau Co Voc Edu & Ext Bd Amount $1,995.00 Date 04/06/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLCZAK, ANNE MARIE T Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $1,995.00 Date 10/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, CARRIE L Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $1,995.00 Date 10/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOX, ASHLEY L Employer name Cato-Meridian CSD Amount $1,994.91 Date 11/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, AARON Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $1,994.75 Date 01/14/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACCARDI, DONNA Employer name Rockland County Amount $1,994.56 Date 12/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEIGHAN, KATELYN A Employer name Washington County Amount $1,994.43 Date 11/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELLY, KATELYN N Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $1,994.38 Date 02/21/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAN, KENNETH C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $1,994.29 Date 12/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Troy Amount $1,994.12 Date 01/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, BRENNA C Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $1,993.80 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARENFELD, BRANDON I Employer name City of White Plains Amount $1,993.50 Date 10/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, DIANA M Employer name Minerva CSD Amount $1,993.50 Date 08/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESMONDE, CLAIRE A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $1,993.30 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGLEY, GARY M Employer name North Warren CSD Amount $1,993.25 Date 04/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPE, KEELY M Employer name Oneida County Amount $1,993.20 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRONE, ELIZABETH A Employer name Cornell University Amount $1,993.15 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVECE, GIUSEPPE Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $1,993.02 Date 11/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMATIER, GUENEVERE A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $1,992.88 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System