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 HYLKEMA, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Erie County Amount $1,949.85 Date 04/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTERT, MICHAEL J Employer name Erie County Amount $1,949.85 Date 11/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STATE, DAVID J Employer name Erie County Amount $1,949.85 Date 07/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNER, EMILIE A Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $1,949.75 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHTON, SHERI L Employer name Webster CSD Amount $1,949.75 Date 09/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTIS, ALEXANDER E Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $1,949.11 Date 08/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTH, ERICA L Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $1,948.81 Date 02/14/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MICHAEL A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $1,948.80 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, SAMUEL F Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $1,948.80 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALYER, CHARLES J, JR Employer name Village of Walden Amount $1,948.75 Date 02/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEAR, EDWARD P Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $1,948.62 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURCELL, SHAELA S Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $1,948.52 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAD, RACHEL C Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $1,948.50 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, JAVIER Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $1,948.32 Date 04/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYTON, DAVID W Employer name Village of Vernon Amount $1,948.13 Date 05/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPECHT, ROBERT A, JR Employer name Plainview Vol Fire Dept Amount $1,948.00 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, MICHAEL F Employer name Lyncourt UFSD Amount $1,948.00 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOD, MARY A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $1,947.86 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABUDA, BRIAN Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $1,947.86 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIROA, AURA E Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $1,947.86 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, JESSICA M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $1,947.86 Date 07/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LATOYA N Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $1,947.81 Date 11/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, BARBARA A Employer name Caledonia-Mumford CSD Amount $1,947.63 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, BETSY J Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $1,947.52 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, JUSTIN M Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $1,947.40 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENZ, VICKIE S Employer name Town of Rush Amount $1,947.29 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMLIN, MARK Employer name Nassau County Amount $1,947.13 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, SONIA S Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $1,947.12 Date 06/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, ANGELINE M Employer name Oneida County Amount $1,947.10 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, TINA M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $1,947.00 Date 03/05/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAWRO, MARSHA A Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $1,947.00 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYRICK, ANDRE K Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $1,946.88 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, MICHAEL B Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $1,946.78 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORELLANA, VANESSA E Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $1,945.97 Date 02/16/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURDOCK, BARBARA L Employer name Town of Inlet Amount $1,945.88 Date 09/24/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, KARA B Employer name Camden CSD Amount $1,945.82 Date 02/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINDBERG, JACOB T Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $1,945.70 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENO, KIMBERLY E Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $1,945.46 Date 11/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOBBS, BENJAMIN Employer name Warren County Amount $1,945.28 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALTA, LORRAINE Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $1,945.27 Date 03/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, ERIN J Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $1,945.04 Date 08/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LURIE, NICOLE C Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $1,945.00 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGENHAUSET, REBECCA Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $1,944.64 Date 02/13/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, MORGAN T Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $1,944.50 Date 10/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLRIDGE, ISSAC, JR Employer name Albany County Amount $1,944.20 Date 02/22/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHHOLZ, ELLEN M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $1,944.18 Date 10/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBNEY, RONALD A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $1,944.00 Date 06/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEZEL, DENA M Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $1,944.00 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUH, ERIC C Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $1,944.00 Date 06/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACON, JANE E Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $1,944.00 Date 09/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALICEA, MIGUEL A Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $1,944.00 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, THOMAS R Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $1,944.00 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLAN, JOHN P Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $1,944.00 Date 05/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRSCH, SAMANTHA M Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $1,943.88 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCHI, FRANCES A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $1,943.77 Date 09/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNEY, STEPHEN A, JR Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $1,943.10 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAFFEO, GABRIELLA Employer name New Hyde Park Fire District Amount $1,943.04 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTT, BENJAMIN K Employer name Melville Fire District Amount $1,943.00 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAW, RYAN R Employer name Town of Marlborough Amount $1,942.92 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEE-CARLEY, JULIANNE G Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $1,942.90 Date 06/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOGOWSKI, JASON P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $1,942.79 Date 02/28/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, ROBERTO R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $1,942.79 Date 03/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, JOHN J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $1,942.79 Date 02/21/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, ARIANA C Employer name Town of Tupper Lake Amount $1,942.75 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MATTHEW C Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $1,942.71 Date 05/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOLES, BENJAMIN C Employer name Allegany County Amount $1,942.50 Date 07/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIBEL, PAUL A Employer name Camden CSD Amount $1,942.39 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC SHANE, REBECCA L Employer name Jordan-Elbridge CSD Amount $1,942.07 Date 10/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIGHTLINGER, JOYCE A Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $1,942.06 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO VULLO, JULIE Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $1,941.91 Date 03/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STATEN, JAMESA A Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $1,941.75 Date 05/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, MATTHEW T Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $1,941.75 Date 06/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVILES, ANGEL Employer name Albany County Amount $1,941.55 Date 03/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ARI J Employer name Westchester County Amount $1,941.50 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORD, CHARLES E, JR Employer name Franklin County Amount $1,941.35 Date 03/01/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINCHELL, BRANDON L Employer name Washington County Amount $1,941.30 Date 01/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGGETT, RAYNEIQUA E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $1,941.28 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPA, JOSEPH D Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $1,941.16 Date 02/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, JAMES P Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $1,941.06 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMEROY, APRIL Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $1,940.94 Date 11/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, COURTNEY A Employer name Wayne County Amount $1,940.87 Date 09/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYSER, DANIEL R Employer name Columbia County Amount $1,940.74 Date 03/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, ABIGAIL J Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $1,940.54 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMAS, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of Islip Amount $1,940.45 Date 08/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FOUNTAIN, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Schroon Amount $1,940.40 Date 07/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURMAN, STEPHEN P, JR Employer name Franklin County Amount $1,940.30 Date 03/02/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, SARA E Employer name Erie County Amount $1,940.26 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, JACK L Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $1,940.25 Date 05/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, MARY K Employer name Town of North Elba Amount $1,940.25 Date 07/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPROMOLLA, SKYLER M Employer name Town of Patterson Amount $1,940.25 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHALIN, TARYNE K Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $1,940.25 Date 07/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENTWORTH, RACHEL K Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $1,940.05 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRON, ADAM R Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $1,939.80 Date 05/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WIE, SHAUNA E Employer name Otsego County Amount $1,939.72 Date 02/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, FRANCIS A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $1,939.66 Date 11/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLOW, JESSICA L Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $1,939.50 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSMOND, NATHANIEL P Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $1,939.50 Date 12/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONNEVILLE, JEFFERI M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $1,939.50 Date 03/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORRACCIA, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $1,939.50 Date 07/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERNAN, JAMES M Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $1,939.50 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System