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 WICK, BRENDAN W Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $1,716.02 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, MIRIAM L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $1,716.00 Date 10/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKS, KELLY M Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $1,715.86 Date 01/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYCHLICHI, APRIL M Employer name Broome County Amount $1,715.85 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERRIGAN, EDWARD H Employer name Nassau County Amount $1,715.59 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONASTERO, NANCI E Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $1,715.43 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, PAMELA A Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $1,715.14 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAUSS, ANDREW C Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $1,715.00 Date 12/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, SHARON E Employer name Beaver River CSD Amount $1,715.00 Date 06/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDMAN, MOLLIE E Employer name Town of Highlands Amount $1,714.95 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, ERIN L Employer name Deposit CSD Amount $1,714.92 Date 05/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESJARDIN, NICHOLAS A Employer name Holtsville Fire District Amount $1,714.88 Date 12/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASS, MAX A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $1,714.51 Date 06/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, WILLIAM J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $1,714.50 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOONMAKER, THEODORE M, JR Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $1,714.20 Date 02/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTUNDA, SHANNON N Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $1,713.80 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LEONARDIS, DENISE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $1,713.74 Date 02/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMPOUX, KRISTEN S Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $1,713.67 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASPER, JOHN W Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $1,713.67 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, MEGAN B Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $1,713.67 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMACHER, RICHARD J Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $1,713.67 Date 04/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZMEYER, TINA M Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $1,713.67 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEZA, ASHLEY Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $1,713.48 Date 03/02/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENSFORD, GABRIEL M Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $1,713.36 Date 07/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, EMILY S Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $1,713.34 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOFRIO, CATHY Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $1,713.25 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, JUDY A Employer name Town of Wheatfield Amount $1,712.97 Date 09/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOLZ, JOSEPH P Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $1,712.80 Date 07/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOESER, CAROLINE P Employer name Town of Mendon Amount $1,712.80 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIENG, DANH C Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $1,712.75 Date 01/12/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, MICHELLE M Employer name Broome County Amount $1,712.59 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSEW, AIMEE K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $1,712.50 Date 06/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACH, KENNETH J Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $1,712.45 Date 10/28/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUMFORD, ASHLEY CM Employer name Seneca Falls-Csd Amount $1,712.33 Date 09/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, MABEL H Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $1,712.25 Date 07/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIRTHS, KAREN F Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $1,712.23 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMAGALA, NANCY M Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $1,712.04 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENKIN, CAROLE A Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $1,712.00 Date 04/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SARAH R Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $1,712.00 Date 02/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAIR, SEAN T Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $1,711.95 Date 07/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MAGGIE A Employer name Cazenovia CSD Amount $1,711.39 Date 12/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTLE, THOMAS K Employer name Town of Ellicottville Amount $1,710.90 Date 08/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIAH, BARRY R Employer name Hammond CSD Amount $1,710.50 Date 08/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABRERA, GIA G Employer name Schenectady County Amount $1,710.46 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, CODY M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $1,710.28 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARMER, LECIA D Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $1,710.20 Date 11/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, PATRICK D Employer name Department of State Amount $1,710.00 Date 11/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, IAN M Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $1,710.00 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $1,710.00 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALSTEK, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $1,710.00 Date 07/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASSELMAN, BRIAN E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $1,710.00 Date 10/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, KELLY M Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $1,710.00 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, EMILY M Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $1,710.00 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, COLIN Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $1,710.00 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YACOUB, FEDA Z Employer name Town of Stony Point Amount $1,710.00 Date 07/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILAC, BRADLEY C Employer name Village of Attica Amount $1,710.00 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALCORN, SARA L Employer name Hempstead Library Amount $1,710.00 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENNELLA, MICHAEL W Employer name Nassau Co Voc Edu & Ext Bd Amount $1,710.00 Date 03/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, LIZA F Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $1,710.00 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WING, MIRANDA A Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $1,710.00 Date 06/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEUNG, SUSAN Employer name Department of Law Amount $1,709.50 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, RUSSELL J Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $1,709.12 Date 07/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUDEAU, MACKENZIE E Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $1,708.95 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, JOANN M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $1,708.87 Date 09/22/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALANTGIS, LAUREN J Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $1,708.79 Date 02/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNING, DIANNA L Employer name Town of Hope Amount $1,708.50 Date 10/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUART, JOHN E, JR Employer name Town of Hope Amount $1,708.50 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUART, MARK A Employer name Town of Hope Amount $1,708.50 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMLINSON, STEVEN M Employer name Town of Hope Amount $1,708.50 Date 02/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, ALEJANDRO Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $1,708.02 Date 03/07/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVIGAN, CHERYL L Employer name Village of Depew Amount $1,708.00 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORETH, CAROL J Employer name Worcester CSD Amount $1,707.75 Date 11/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIULIANI, JEAN M Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $1,707.75 Date 05/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, SUZANNE C Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $1,707.67 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, STEPHEN L Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $1,707.50 Date 06/27/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, BRIAN W Employer name Village of Ocean Beach Amount $1,707.47 Date 12/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDBERG, ERIN R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $1,707.25 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVAREZ LAGUER, WILNELIA Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $1,707.20 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVERANCE, KRYSTALLYNN K Employer name Albany County Amount $1,707.05 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JAMIE L Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $1,707.00 Date 07/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, KYLE B Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $1,706.71 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, RYAN Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $1,706.63 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIA, TIFFANY L Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $1,706.25 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, JESSICA A Employer name Village of Fishkill Amount $1,706.25 Date 02/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, TAMMY L Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $1,706.11 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, KRISTI L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $1,705.78 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAREZ, ALANA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $1,705.50 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUND, DONALD C Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $1,705.50 Date 12/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAURIO, SHELBY L Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $1,705.50 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MATTHEW D Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $1,705.50 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSFELD, CAROLYN M Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $1,705.22 Date 10/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINLEY, SUSAN T Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $1,705.02 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, SHANNON M Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $1,705.02 Date 09/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINGMAN, STEPHANIE A Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $1,705.00 Date 10/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, JOSEPH M Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $1,704.89 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKBARI, MASHOQ Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $1,704.81 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERNATT, KIMBERLY D Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $1,704.75 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUMM, KATHLEEN S Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $1,704.74 Date 08/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COWAN, SEAN M Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $1,704.59 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADSELL, GARY A Employer name Town of Greenwood Amount $1,704.54 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System