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 PALMER, ANGELA M Employer name Village of Baldwinsville Amount $982.00 Date 02/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, COOPER S Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $981.99 Date 03/10/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CENTERWALL, MICHAEL B Employer name Broome County Amount $981.80 Date 03/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALZMANN, ALEXANDER L Employer name City of White Plains Amount $981.77 Date 07/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KYLE, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name Orange County Amount $981.64 Date 12/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SARA-KATE Employer name Schenectady County Amount $981.60 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, SHELLY Employer name Town of Pompey Amount $981.56 Date 03/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, CORINNE F Employer name Erie County Amount $981.29 Date 07/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLER, WILLIAM P Employer name Town of Schuyler Amount $981.12 Date 04/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, MORA G Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $981.00 Date 06/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTINGTON, RACHEL L Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $981.00 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAND, ANDREA L Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $981.00 Date 02/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCHOFF, DAVID Q Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $981.00 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBISIERO, NOSHIN Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $981.00 Date 02/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLODGETT, MARGARET E Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $980.70 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, AMY M Employer name Education Department Amount $980.63 Date 05/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, JENIFER A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $980.59 Date 01/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEERAVALLI, VANI Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $980.51 Date 03/13/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT FERREYRA, STEPHANIE Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $980.50 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUCINSKI, MAXWELL L Employer name Town of Alden Amount $980.50 Date 08/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDELLA, ANDREA T Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $980.40 Date 12/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIORDAN, ROBIN M Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $980.10 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVOTNY, DIANE E Employer name Chemung County Amount $980.08 Date 01/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNON, CONSUELO N Employer name Cornell University Amount $980.00 Date 01/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLETIER, CHRIS L Employer name Cornell University Amount $980.00 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GEORGIA, DARLENE J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $980.00 Date 08/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, ELIZABETH C Employer name Town of Cairo Amount $980.00 Date 03/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRAO, KIMBERLY L Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $980.00 Date 08/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRETT, JAMIE L Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $980.00 Date 06/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUERTAS, MINOR Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $980.00 Date 07/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JAMIE Y Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $980.00 Date 04/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOEMAKER, JAMES E Employer name Town of Lake George Amount $980.00 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONIN, SCOTT W Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $980.00 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRADINA, ANTHONY J Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $980.00 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMNITZER, BETH W Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $979.72 Date 02/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGLIO, JADE A Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $979.71 Date 02/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUNK, SARAH K Employer name Greece CSD Amount $979.40 Date 06/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVAC-AHMED, ALISA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $979.34 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LAVONNA A Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $979.27 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSTROM, RYAN W Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $979.20 Date 07/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLABER, MICHAEL D Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $979.20 Date 07/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBE, KIRSTIN R Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $979.20 Date 01/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTON, AARON R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $979.08 Date 06/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELM, VALERIE Employer name Town of Warsaw Amount $979.00 Date 04/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERNAK, JENNIFER M Employer name Edinburg Common Sd Amount $978.88 Date 09/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLOSKI, SEAN D Employer name Town of Marcellus Amount $978.75 Date 07/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CLAIR, BRITTANY N Employer name Brushton Moira CSD Amount $978.75 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MISTY N Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $978.53 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMBROSIO, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $978.50 Date 07/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, CHARLES R Employer name Genesee County Amount $978.00 Date 08/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MARC A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $978.00 Date 12/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, SERRA G Employer name Village of Walden Amount $977.89 Date 02/15/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, LYNNE A Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $977.67 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSON, ANTHONY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $977.63 Date 11/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, DANIEL Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $977.62 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MENDOLA, ERIC M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $977.50 Date 05/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BRIANA R Employer name Erie County Amount $977.44 Date 03/13/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGGINS, GRETCHEN A Employer name Red Creek CSD Amount $977.00 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVIEKA, JOSEPH J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $976.86 Date 03/13/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, GRACE K Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $976.80 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARDSON, JACK T Employer name Village of Fayetteville Amount $976.76 Date 07/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADOLF, ELIZABETH A Employer name Erie County Amount $976.66 Date 06/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, ROBIN E Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $976.60 Date 11/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, NICHOLAS S Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $976.50 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, LISA J Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $976.25 Date 01/04/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARTRAND WALROTH, LAURA A Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $976.07 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTANA, MAILA A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $976.00 Date 04/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, AUSTIN C Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $975.94 Date 02/21/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLOUGHBY, VALERIE J Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $975.81 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, AUDREY V Employer name Greenburgh North Castle UFSD Amount $975.76 Date 10/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELTRE, MOISES Employer name New York Public Library Amount $975.37 Date 02/21/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRIS, ASIA Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $975.27 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASSITER, QUINCY S Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $975.27 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORKAS, NAOMI J Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $975.26 Date 10/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, WILLIAM L, JR Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $975.03 Date 02/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTTARI, BRANDON A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $975.02 Date 05/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKENNA, HOLLY J Employer name NYS Senate Temporary Amount $975.00 Date 03/13/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONNANBURG, GAGE A Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $975.00 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, MELINDA Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $975.00 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, LUCILLE V Employer name Cayuga County Amount $975.00 Date 08/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESHAN, SHANNON A Employer name Monroe County Amount $975.00 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, CORY D Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $975.00 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INFIELD, DANIELA Employer name Town of Lewisboro Amount $975.00 Date 04/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KENNETH J Employer name Village of Brightwaters Amount $975.00 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANCARLO, MICHAEL Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $975.00 Date 08/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELVAS, JONATHAN N Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $974.72 Date 03/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NG, KIN-HUNG A Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $974.38 Date 12/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, JOSE R Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $974.30 Date 08/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEMIEC, EVAN L Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $974.23 Date 07/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALOR, JOSEPH D Employer name Setauket Fire District Amount $974.16 Date 06/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASAMANIA, CYNTHIA W Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $974.14 Date 02/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, MARLENE M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $973.92 Date 02/23/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, RANDY A Employer name Orange County Amount $973.65 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAIGNAULT, JENNIFER J Employer name Oneida County Amount $973.60 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTON, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Genesee Valley CSD Angelica-Be Amount $973.57 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLITTIER, JOHN M, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $973.44 Date 06/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICKERTON, PHILIP Employer name Town of Kinderhook Amount $973.26 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERDAN, ROSS P Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $973.13 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, MOLLY R Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $972.90 Date 11/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORTORELLO, TAMMY S Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $972.84 Date 10/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System