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 PEDERSEN, GERALD L Employer name Village of Oriskany Falls Amount $1,500.00 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONGER, JUDY M Employer name Village of Pulaski Amount $1,500.00 Date 07/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHATLEY, CASEY L Employer name Village of Wayland Amount $1,500.00 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEUBAUER, RALPH E Employer name Village of Westhampton Beach Amount $1,500.00 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAESTELLA, CHERYL K Employer name Village of Speculator Amount $1,500.00 Date 01/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENMAN, JOSEPH A Employer name Village of Manlius Amount $1,500.00 Date 09/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, WILLIAM J Employer name Village of Riverside Amount $1,500.00 Date 01/18/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRATELLA, CAROL A Employer name Village of Riverside Amount $1,500.00 Date 07/18/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, DONALD N Employer name Village of Cato Amount $1,500.00 Date 12/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, BRIAN A Employer name Village of The Branch Amount $1,500.00 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILA, GELSOMINA Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $1,500.00 Date 06/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, JANET L Employer name Salamanca Housing Authority Amount $1,500.00 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, STACI M Employer name Canaseraga CSD Amount $1,500.00 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, KRISTAL M Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $1,500.00 Date 04/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBE, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $1,500.00 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLATH, JARED W Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $1,500.00 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORUCH, CARMEL J Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $1,500.00 Date 12/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBLEY, KAREN L Employer name Albion CSD Amount $1,500.00 Date 04/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, MICKILLA L Employer name Watkins Glen-Csd Amount $1,500.00 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE OLIVEIRA E SOUZA, LEONARDO V Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $1,500.00 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCENTE, LAURA Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $1,500.00 Date 02/01/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUBENSPECK, KACEY L Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $1,500.00 Date 04/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, TRAVIS N Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $1,499.99 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILES, KRISTINA M Employer name Town of Ellington Amount $1,499.99 Date 04/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, NICHOLAS R Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $1,499.82 Date 02/23/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLINGTON, AMANDA L Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $1,499.68 Date 11/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, SARAH M Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $1,499.41 Date 02/15/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, AMANDA L Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $1,499.28 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARK, MEGAN R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $1,499.00 Date 07/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, FRANCIE L Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $1,498.75 Date 12/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITSELL-DICKENSON, STACEY J Employer name Village of Groton Amount $1,498.51 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGGONER, MARGARET J Employer name Village of Sackets Harbor Amount $1,498.50 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANNER, SCOTT T Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $1,498.13 Date 06/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL KREBS, ROBERTA A Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $1,497.92 Date 10/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHIE, LEA A Employer name Colton-Pierrepont CSD Amount $1,497.50 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC GREGOR, MIRANDA M Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $1,497.38 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JEAN M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $1,497.00 Date 10/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKE, MONICA C Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $1,496.66 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES PEREZ, RYAN E Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $1,496.63 Date 06/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLOUGHBY, MORGAN E Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $1,496.52 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, TYLER J Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $1,496.49 Date 11/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AULT, KATHLEEN A Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $1,496.42 Date 04/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYLVESTER, SHAWN J Employer name City of Watertown Amount $1,496.25 Date 06/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARAYIANAKIS, ANDREW L Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $1,496.25 Date 06/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARENA, JESSICA L Employer name Island Trees Public Library Amount $1,496.25 Date 01/04/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHOE, GINA A Employer name Village of Walden Amount $1,496.16 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, LAURIE A Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $1,496.06 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OROMAN, DEYLANIA M Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $1,496.00 Date 01/12/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCLAFFERTY, JANET Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $1,495.86 Date 02/17/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JELLEN, STEVEN T Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $1,495.80 Date 07/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLOTTI, AUSTIN Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $1,495.76 Date 07/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, NANCY J Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $1,495.67 Date 02/13/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARIAGA, ALBERTO A Employer name Oyster Bay-East Norwich CSD Amount $1,495.66 Date 03/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, XAVIER J Employer name Cornell University Amount $1,495.50 Date 07/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCK, JENNIFER A Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $1,495.34 Date 09/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DOUGAL, HANK Employer name Town of Willsboro Amount $1,495.00 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINER, JEAN A Employer name Clyde-Savannah Pub Library Amount $1,495.00 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREUNIG, RUTH P Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $1,494.93 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALWARD, JESSE Employer name Monroe County Amount $1,494.90 Date 01/04/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEILER, LAUREN Employer name Hauppauge Public Library Amount $1,494.56 Date 02/15/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRMINGHAM, TRACEY Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $1,494.46 Date 04/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUENO, YADIRA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $1,494.45 Date 02/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRATO, LEANNE S Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $1,494.40 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOMBS, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $1,494.30 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHNESTOCK, LOIS Employer name Eldred CSD Amount $1,494.11 Date 02/24/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVIN, LESA J Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $1,494.10 Date 03/07/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRITT, JAMES J Employer name Oswego County Amount $1,494.00 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAN, JAMES J Employer name Erie County Amount $1,493.90 Date 07/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANSER, NICOLE E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $1,493.80 Date 08/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of German Flatts Amount $1,493.76 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERHARDT, DANIELLE K Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $1,493.73 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSKINS, KYLA M Employer name Campbell Savona CSD Amount $1,493.60 Date 03/07/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRIGG, CHRIS J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $1,493.51 Date 06/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, BRENDEN M Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $1,493.50 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SHARON N Employer name Rockland County Amount $1,493.31 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, REBECCA A Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $1,493.08 Date 11/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALOFARO, MARIA L Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $1,492.92 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLE, JENNA M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $1,492.90 Date 12/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVAKOWSKI-ADAMS, KATHERINE A Employer name Chemung County Amount $1,492.83 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARL, ROBIN A Employer name Town of Ischua Amount $1,492.50 Date 02/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, ANGELA B Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $1,492.50 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, CRYSTAL L Employer name Delaware County Amount $1,492.44 Date 03/12/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROISI, MARIA A Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $1,492.26 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, VALERIE T Employer name Nassau County Amount $1,491.95 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, VINCENT M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $1,491.76 Date 06/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAFUR, VICTOR M Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $1,491.76 Date 12/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAITT, KEITH W Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $1,491.76 Date 12/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UHLMAN, DONOVAN M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $1,491.69 Date 10/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TINA M Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $1,491.54 Date 08/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERMAN, HOLLY G Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $1,491.46 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWLEN, HAZEL A Employer name Village of Solvay Amount $1,491.39 Date 08/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JAMES J, JR Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $1,491.22 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIS, JOSEPH L Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $1,491.22 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVITT, ROGER L Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $1,491.20 Date 03/13/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUZEE, RACHEL A Employer name Seneca County Amount $1,491.14 Date 03/07/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADSEN, MICHELE L Employer name Seneca County Amount $1,491.14 Date 03/07/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, SHANE R Employer name Cornell University Amount $1,491.00 Date 02/10/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ZOLT, LEXI A Employer name Town of Perth Amount $1,491.00 Date 07/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, ARNESTIA B Employer name Village of Pleasantville Amount $1,491.00 Date 06/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, VIKTORIA A Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $1,491.00 Date 08/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System