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 DUNN, SHERRIE L Employer name Wayne County Amount $861.71 Date 02/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREMILLER, RUBIE S Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $861.60 Date 09/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMENDINGER, HEATHER N Employer name Nassau County Amount $861.56 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERMAN, PHILIP Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $861.56 Date 01/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, KAREN M Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $861.52 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTLE, ANDREW F, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $861.44 Date 03/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIGOROVA, DETELINA G Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $861.33 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOINS, MICHAEL V Employer name Ulster County Amount $861.30 Date 03/13/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, RICHARD R Employer name Ulster County Amount $861.30 Date 03/13/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, MATTHEW R Employer name Ulster County Amount $861.30 Date 03/13/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAUTNER, BENJAMIN R Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $861.21 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER-TAFFE, CLAUDETTE Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $861.04 Date 11/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWANDOWSKI, EMILIE M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $861.00 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFF, PAUL W Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $860.99 Date 09/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, JOHN J Employer name Town of Olive Amount $860.87 Date 07/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVE, RACHEL M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $860.69 Date 03/13/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, HEATHER A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $860.61 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLARRAGA, GERARDO Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $860.60 Date 01/11/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, JERI D Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $860.31 Date 10/20/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMES, NOEL K Employer name Village of Frankfort Amount $860.27 Date 08/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DANON, ALEX M Employer name Town of Shawangunk Amount $860.15 Date 06/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUROUARD, ERIC T Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $860.07 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERMINI, NICOLE J Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $860.00 Date 08/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURR, WILLIAM Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $860.00 Date 03/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLKUN, NATALIE N Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $860.00 Date 10/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFFER, GARY E, JR Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $859.89 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, SHAHZAD Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $859.74 Date 09/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIP, HILARY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $859.74 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALKO, KATHLEEN M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $859.63 Date 02/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDEL, SARA A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $859.50 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATZ, JEFFREY L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $859.50 Date 07/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, GREGORY G Employer name Town of Chesterfield Amount $859.41 Date 12/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DONNA M Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $859.35 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDINOCK, ALYSSA M Employer name North Rose-Wolcott CSD Amount $859.10 Date 05/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREY, JEANETTE W Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $858.95 Date 07/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ANNE Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $858.91 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMELTER, DEREK J Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $858.65 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GLOIN, DANIELLE C Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $858.48 Date 07/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVIDENCE, SHATISHA J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $858.45 Date 01/26/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHINEHART, AMY L Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $858.45 Date 03/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, NORA R Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $858.45 Date 10/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAA, ELIZABETH Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $858.30 Date 12/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARFORD, ALLISON J Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $858.08 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIUCCI, SHAWNA L Employer name Town of Gardiner Amount $858.00 Date 01/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, SARA A Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $858.00 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONIFACIO, YARA L Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $858.00 Date 08/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERY, NICHOLAS G Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $857.96 Date 03/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITKOWSKI, ALEXANDRA N Employer name Town of Marbletown Amount $857.94 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALABI, SHERIFAT S Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $857.76 Date 01/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNGBLUT, DENIS M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $857.56 Date 01/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALZANO, KAREN Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $857.48 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOPPING, EMILY E Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $857.16 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OMULESKI, KAITLYN S Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $857.10 Date 03/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZWIERSKI, MICHELE Employer name East Meadow Public Library Amount $856.90 Date 10/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTLESMAN, PAULA C Employer name La Fayette CSD Amount $856.85 Date 10/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINIEWSKI, KRISTIN N Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $856.80 Date 10/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANGENBERG, MILDRED G Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $856.71 Date 06/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDARD, ALICIA M Employer name Peru CSD Amount $856.56 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAUGHNAN, EUGENIA I Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $856.53 Date 09/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRITT, KAYLA E Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $856.44 Date 09/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINS, KATHLEEN J Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $856.29 Date 02/14/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, STEPHANIE G Employer name Royalton-Hartland CSD Amount $856.20 Date 12/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRABERT, MELISA A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $856.18 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, CATHERINE M Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $855.98 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRVING, MARCIA P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $855.76 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HLYWA, SEAN M Employer name State Fair Ag & Markets Expo Amount $855.56 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENON, CARLI A Employer name City of Utica Amount $855.50 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONYEA, DONNA A Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $855.49 Date 11/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORABITO, JOSEPH G Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $855.44 Date 05/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, DAKOTA M Employer name Watkins Glen-Csd Amount $855.25 Date 09/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARADIS, DARCY L Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $855.22 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMIOLO, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $855.17 Date 07/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, STEPHANIE M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $855.16 Date 02/10/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, SARINA A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $855.00 Date 12/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANHART, AUDREY J Employer name Chemung County Amount $855.00 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTFALL, CANDACE M Employer name Steuben County Amount $855.00 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERAN, CONNOR D Employer name Town of Islip Amount $855.00 Date 06/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, ANDREW S Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $855.00 Date 07/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, BENJAMIN M Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $855.00 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAIFF, HALEY H Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $855.00 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DITZEL, ANDREW C Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $855.00 Date 06/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Village of Frankfort Amount $854.98 Date 12/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZEHNDER, ROBERT A Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $854.90 Date 06/10/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEAD, JONATHAN P Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $854.48 Date 05/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTENRICH, SHELBY J Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $854.32 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GURAL, ZACHERY Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $854.30 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRYCIA, THOMAS M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $854.29 Date 10/15/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGHTRY, JASEN A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $854.16 Date 01/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVIN, NICHOLAS S Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $854.00 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRALA, ERICKA S Employer name Broome County Amount $853.95 Date 11/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYEK, MARK W Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $853.91 Date 02/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVER, DIANA L Employer name Town of Portland Amount $853.80 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAMONTO, DENISE S Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $853.70 Date 03/02/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANJIM, MAYSHA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $853.67 Date 03/19/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, OLIVIA L Employer name Columbia County Amount $853.62 Date 12/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOOR, DANIEL J Employer name Village of Depew Amount $853.60 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILINSKI, DIANE Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $853.60 Date 01/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEP, SHANNON B Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $853.60 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, DENNIS A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $853.56 Date 06/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, STEVEN M Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $853.55 Date 02/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System