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 CHURCH, DENISE JACON Employer name Town of Petersburgh Amount $1,704.52 Date 11/24/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORLONG, ANA C Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $1,704.43 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURIANO, GREGG, JR Employer name Town of Islip Amount $1,704.25 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROYCE, MATTHEW K Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $1,704.20 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, MEGAN L Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $1,704.18 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLACARO, ANTHONY J Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $1,704.00 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDENMATTEN, AUBRIE T Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $1,704.00 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNISTER, KIM RD Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $1,703.72 Date 10/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNASEKERA, AMILA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $1,703.60 Date 03/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, DANIELLE M Employer name Albany County Amount $1,703.56 Date 12/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, STACIE D Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $1,703.40 Date 06/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELARDI, JAIME E Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $1,703.00 Date 07/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIHL, SHANNON D Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $1,702.91 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAY, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $1,702.72 Date 02/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELCER, KAROLINA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $1,702.63 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARIE L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $1,702.59 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASHFORD, RENEE K Employer name Hamilton CSD Amount $1,702.58 Date 01/31/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, JAMIE M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $1,702.50 Date 01/11/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FAVE, KEERSTIN A Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $1,702.35 Date 02/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, JOHN A Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $1,702.00 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HLAPATSOS, GEORGE, JR Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $1,701.95 Date 11/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LYNETTE M Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $1,701.87 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMISON, REGINA M Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $1,701.75 Date 09/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, RYAN M Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $1,701.42 Date 06/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLUKER, JEFFREY R Employer name Town of Bethany Amount $1,701.24 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEALEY, TYLER B Employer name West Islip Fire District Amount $1,701.15 Date 07/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, ARIANNA I Employer name Niagara County Amount $1,701.00 Date 07/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLEY, APRIL B Employer name Town of Greece Amount $1,701.00 Date 12/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLICKMAN, MARNI L Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $1,701.00 Date 07/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAROLA, ABIGAIL R Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $1,701.00 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, LIAM P Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $1,701.00 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JOE, TYLER J Employer name Brocton CSD Amount $1,701.00 Date 08/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARWELL, DANIELLE N Employer name Broome County Amount $1,700.81 Date 12/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, DENA M Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $1,700.73 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANFRATES, CONNIE J Employer name State Fair Ag & Markets Expo Amount $1,700.00 Date 01/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, KEVIN M, JR Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $1,700.00 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORIO, LAUREN M Employer name Warren County Amount $1,700.00 Date 06/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINSTER, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name City of Rome Amount $1,700.00 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHL, BRIDGETTE K Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $1,700.00 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, STEPHANIE M Employer name Town of Porter Amount $1,700.00 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ROBERT N, II Employer name Town of Dickinson Amount $1,700.00 Date 09/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENWOOD, WILLIAM R Employer name Town of Dickinson Amount $1,700.00 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, STEWART A, JR Employer name Town of Dickinson Amount $1,700.00 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, LAURA L Employer name Town of Willet Amount $1,700.00 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, PETER C Employer name Town of Preston Amount $1,700.00 Date 12/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, ROBERT W Employer name Village of Babylon Amount $1,700.00 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, RODNEY V Employer name Village of Belmont Amount $1,700.00 Date 02/18/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, CHARLES R Employer name Lake Mohegan Fire District Amount $1,700.00 Date 02/24/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOWARD, COREY A Employer name Lake Mohegan Fire District Amount $1,700.00 Date 02/24/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIAZZA, RYAN P Employer name Lake Mohegan Fire District Amount $1,700.00 Date 02/24/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLY, ERIN B Employer name West Islip Public Library Amount $1,700.00 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, THOMAS M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $1,700.00 Date 05/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEDME, FRITZNEL Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $1,700.00 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLO, DANIELLA Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $1,700.00 Date 03/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILY, WILLIAM F, III Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $1,700.00 Date 09/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLT, CAROLINE Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $1,699.90 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIA, VINCENT M, JR Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $1,699.12 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEROD, BRIDGET L Employer name Village of Depew Amount $1,698.75 Date 07/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NISSEN-RUGEN, DEBORAH A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $1,698.67 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERN, CHRISTINE M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $1,698.35 Date 12/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNER, SEAN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $1,698.28 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, GERALD C Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $1,698.20 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDETTO, GIOCCHINO A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $1,698.19 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAPPER, JUSTIN AT Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $1,698.18 Date 08/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLISZ, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Eden Amount $1,698.13 Date 06/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPHETE, JIMMY Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $1,698.13 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CARL E, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $1,698.01 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, AUSTIN J Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $1,697.87 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, JOHN W, JR Employer name Town of Hamlin Amount $1,697.85 Date 05/02/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWLEY, MICHELE L Employer name Orleans County Amount $1,697.59 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELSHAW, MARK H Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $1,697.57 Date 03/16/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTERNACK, MARIA C Employer name Erie County Amount $1,697.50 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURANT, RICHARD C, III Employer name Town of Onondaga Amount $1,697.50 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNORS, VICTORIA A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $1,697.50 Date 08/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE NEERGAARD, ELISA A Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $1,697.50 Date 09/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, HEATHER J Employer name Chenango County Amount $1,697.49 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, TREVOR J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $1,697.38 Date 07/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, JUSTIN T Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $1,697.38 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORNT, ROBERT F Employer name Hoosick Falls CSD Amount $1,697.13 Date 12/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLKAMP, ANNALIESE E Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $1,697.10 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUITY, MARIA Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $1,697.01 Date 01/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWERY, JOSEPHINE M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $1,696.94 Date 03/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASTA, DANIEL J Employer name Hauppauge Public Library Amount $1,696.89 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIESA, JAMIE C Employer name Village of Coxsackie Amount $1,696.58 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEMENELLA, JAMES V Employer name Town of Pleasant Valley Amount $1,696.52 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHICK, ABIGAIL M Employer name City of Hornell Amount $1,696.50 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRINCIONE, KELSEY J Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $1,696.50 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERBER, NICOLE A Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $1,696.50 Date 08/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOFARO, ALYSSA M Employer name Sayville Library Amount $1,696.50 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENK, CONNIE L Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $1,696.50 Date 04/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VLAHOV, ENIJA Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $1,696.14 Date 03/17/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATHAWAY, DARCY E Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $1,696.00 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSSANIH, JESSICA L Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $1,695.78 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORETTE, ERIC J Employer name Town of Highlands Amount $1,695.78 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEURY, CHRISTINE W Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $1,695.76 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, LEE-ANN Employer name Deer Park Public Library Amount $1,695.68 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARECKI, JOSHUA T Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $1,695.45 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREILEY, KELLY Employer name Wyoming County Amount $1,695.23 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODRICH, SHIRLEY E Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $1,695.05 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASTUCA, MEAGAN F Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $1,695.04 Date 03/11/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System