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 RODRIGUEZ, INEZ M Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $1,204.58 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERSON, JOHN P Employer name State Fair Ag & Markets Expo Amount $1,204.50 Date 12/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCHS, ERIKA L Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $1,204.50 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, ADA Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $1,204.39 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, STEPHEN D Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $1,203.75 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEALS, RACHEL L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $1,203.60 Date 07/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENDLETON, SEAN M Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $1,203.29 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLS, JENNA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $1,203.14 Date 05/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, CYNTHIA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $1,203.07 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCHCICKI, DEBRA A Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $1,203.01 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNEY, MEGAN Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $1,203.00 Date 09/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICERNO, MARISA A Employer name Montgomery County Amount $1,202.85 Date 02/11/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPONEYBARGER, LEVI L Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $1,202.80 Date 08/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTERSEN, ASHLEY Employer name Roxbury CSD Amount $1,202.80 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, GAIL D Employer name Alexander CSD Amount $1,202.80 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, MATTHEW J Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $1,202.62 Date 02/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENT, DEREK A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $1,202.62 Date 12/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HOESEN, ORVILLE E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $1,202.62 Date 02/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLCOURT, CHLOE Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $1,202.50 Date 06/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, MICHAEL C Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $1,202.50 Date 12/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLECHA, CHAD A Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $1,202.15 Date 09/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VALENTI, LESLEY-ANNE Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $1,202.07 Date 07/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELEM, LINDA M Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $1,202.01 Date 02/15/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILFOYLE, JORDYN L Employer name City of Kingston Amount $1,201.90 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALDINA, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $1,201.81 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMAIN, FRANCIS A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $1,201.80 Date 03/13/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARGHNI, ASMA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $1,201.75 Date 01/07/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, RANDY J Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $1,201.75 Date 04/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSWELL, CEEJAY M Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $1,201.50 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARINA, ANTHONY D Employer name Town of Highlands Amount $1,201.50 Date 05/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAIPORT, EMILY K Employer name Village of Gowanda Amount $1,201.50 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAPLETON, KEVIN C Employer name Village of Gowanda Amount $1,201.50 Date 07/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, ANGELA M Employer name Cato-Meridian CSD Amount $1,201.50 Date 08/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, MELISSA J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $1,201.26 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENKEL, PATRICIA A Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $1,201.07 Date 01/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNER, WAYNE E Employer name Chenango County Amount $1,200.80 Date 03/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRE, ELIZABETH S Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $1,200.77 Date 07/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAIN, JEFFREY H Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $1,200.70 Date 06/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JON S Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $1,200.52 Date 06/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPA, JAMES V Employer name Town of Somers Amount $1,200.16 Date 04/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JOSEPH F Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $1,200.12 Date 08/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUBA, TRAVIS J Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $1,200.08 Date 10/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, YAZMIN P Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $1,200.02 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, BARBARA Employer name Adirondack Park Agcy Amount $1,200.00 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAISER, GILLIAN Employer name Department of State Amount $1,200.00 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC AULIFFE, J GERARD, JR Employer name NYS Joint Comm Public Ethics Amount $1,200.00 Date 05/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGOSTA, JOHN Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $1,200.00 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONAFIDE, JOHN A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $1,200.00 Date 10/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ PARKER, BLANCA A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $1,200.00 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOK, MICHELLE C Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $1,200.00 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAPPIERI, JEFFREY D Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $1,200.00 Date 12/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NACLERIO, JESSICA L Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $1,200.00 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, MICHELLE M Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $1,200.00 Date 01/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MARY KAY A Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $1,200.00 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOPLER, ERIKA B Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $1,200.00 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROUGHS, KIMBERLY A Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $1,200.00 Date 05/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWAN, TIMOTHY S Employer name Madison County Amount $1,200.00 Date 11/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, TRICIA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $1,200.00 Date 12/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROVOU, JOSHUA A Employer name Oneida County Amount $1,200.00 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLOY, MICHELE R Employer name Schenectady County Amount $1,200.00 Date 11/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELSHIN, LEE M Employer name Ulster County Amount $1,200.00 Date 02/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, THOMAS M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $1,200.00 Date 08/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIRENZE, TERRY L, II Employer name City of Fulton Amount $1,200.00 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVIERI, STEFANIE A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $1,200.00 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAFFREY, THOMAS O Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $1,200.00 Date 10/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC WHITE, KENNY M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $1,200.00 Date 11/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANCIN, MARTIN C Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $1,200.00 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRON, JANSEN E Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $1,200.00 Date 10/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURCIO, JUDITH R Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $1,200.00 Date 01/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, MAUREEN J Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $1,200.00 Date 09/29/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRIMAN, NIKKI V Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $1,200.00 Date 12/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, PATRICIA M Employer name Town of Lenox Amount $1,200.00 Date 10/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PHEE, TANYA A Employer name Town of Monroe Amount $1,200.00 Date 03/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCK, LAURA L Employer name Town of Alma Amount $1,200.00 Date 04/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIST, MATTHEW L Employer name Town of Schodack Amount $1,200.00 Date 08/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Town of Schodack Amount $1,200.00 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, CASSANDRA A Employer name Town of Schodack Amount $1,200.00 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MEO, SOPHIA A Employer name Town of Lewisboro Amount $1,200.00 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, LYNN E Employer name Town of Fowler Amount $1,200.00 Date 12/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAYETTE, DUSTIN A Employer name Town of Fowler Amount $1,200.00 Date 01/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, JOHN Employer name Town of Benson Amount $1,200.00 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLSINELLO, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $1,200.00 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, PETER M Employer name Town of Harrietstown Amount $1,200.00 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLINK, NORVEL R Employer name Town of French Creek Amount $1,200.00 Date 03/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, CRAIG R Employer name Town of Groveland Amount $1,200.00 Date 05/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVATO, RONALD J Employer name Town of Crawford Amount $1,200.00 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTO, CONNIE L Employer name Town of New Hudson Amount $1,200.00 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, DONALD B Employer name Town of Butternuts Amount $1,200.00 Date 03/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABBERFIELD, MARCIA W Employer name Town of Scio Amount $1,200.00 Date 07/01/1965 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, LARRY H Employer name Town of Cochecton Amount $1,200.00 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, DWIGHT A Employer name Town of Franklin Amount $1,200.00 Date 08/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAY, RICHARD A Employer name Town of De Peyster Amount $1,200.00 Date 11/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEDER, KYLE M Employer name Town of Erin Amount $1,200.00 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, WAYNE J Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $1,200.00 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUICCIARINI, JAMES A Employer name Village of Amityville Amount $1,200.00 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIFFANY, MARYANN Employer name Village of Pleasantville Amount $1,200.00 Date 11/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMES, JAMES W Employer name Village of Andover Amount $1,200.00 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASKINETT, KENNETH H Employer name Village of Minoa Amount $1,200.00 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORDBERG, MICHAEL T Employer name Village of Bainbridge Amount $1,200.00 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, BRIAN G Employer name Village of Williston Park Amount $1,200.00 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System