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 CALHOUN, SABRINA Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $696.40 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALKER, PENNY A Employer name Oswego County Amount $696.30 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGATE, MARIAME Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $696.20 Date 04/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDE, MOLLY M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $696.20 Date 03/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGAN, GERARD Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $696.20 Date 03/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, LEON E, JR Employer name Schuyler County Amount $696.00 Date 07/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIRIMIS, DIANE Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $696.00 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEE, ANDREW D Employer name Town of Shawangunk Amount $696.00 Date 01/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, MARY M Employer name Avon CSD Amount $696.00 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KNIGHT, LISA C Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $695.89 Date 12/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADVORNIK, ANTON J, JR Employer name W Sayville-Oakdale Fire Dist Amount $695.82 Date 01/18/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, JONATHAN T Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $695.60 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, ANDREW M Employer name Village of Haverstraw Amount $695.50 Date 03/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYATT, BILLY R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $695.37 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANCHAK, MICHELE M Employer name Town of Waterford Amount $695.27 Date 05/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTO, JOHN M Employer name Town of Claverack Amount $695.25 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANZONE, CHASE J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $695.22 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, SPENCER J Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $695.05 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZYMANSKI, SHANE W Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $695.04 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENN, IDEAL N Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $695.03 Date 01/23/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWTON, JOSEPH W Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $695.03 Date 01/23/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEITZER, CASDEN B Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $695.03 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, KEVIN S Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $695.03 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIZ-TORRES, DAVID L Employer name Nassau County Amount $695.00 Date 01/31/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, TIMOTHY C Employer name Town of Black Brook Amount $695.00 Date 11/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, JOHN E Employer name Duanesburg CSD Amount $695.00 Date 04/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDS, SCOTT O Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $694.82 Date 05/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, DANIELLA Employer name Orange County Amount $694.50 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, CATHLEEN C Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $694.44 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, WILLIAM J Employer name Town of Pomfret Amount $694.33 Date 12/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORMETUS, CARLINE Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $694.14 Date 06/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DINA M Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $693.71 Date 04/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINS, AMBER L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $693.38 Date 03/13/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARUSNAK, WENDI L Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $693.20 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABOW, JUSTIN E Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $693.16 Date 03/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOCKLEY, LEANN Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $693.01 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWANDOWSKI, LEANNE N Employer name Erie County Amount $693.00 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEKER, CATHERINE R Employer name Madison County Amount $693.00 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, GUDELIA Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $693.00 Date 01/31/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POCHOBRADSKY, BETHANY Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $693.00 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCELLA, GINA M Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $693.00 Date 01/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTTER, DIANA L Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $692.76 Date 03/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYA, SHAGUFTA N Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $692.40 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LEONARD Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $692.37 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, LA DONNA O Employer name City of Albany Amount $692.31 Date 03/27/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALKARAN, MAHARANI B Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $692.31 Date 03/13/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBLE, DAVID A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $692.26 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JESSICA M Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $692.25 Date 06/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, COLLEEN W Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $692.20 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIXLEY, LAUREN A Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $692.17 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMSON, RICHARD D Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $692.16 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISINSKI, CATHERINE E Employer name Elwood Public Library District Amount $692.08 Date 06/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, WANDA Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $692.07 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABBITT, MIRANDA J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $691.98 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALKIEL, STEVEN Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $691.74 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, DANIELLE M Employer name Sullivan West CSD Amount $691.65 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARDI, ALISON J Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $691.50 Date 04/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERT, ADELINE Employer name Greenburgh Graham UFSD Amount $691.21 Date 09/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAMATAKIS, JOSEPH A Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $691.18 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOPER, JENNIFER M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $691.18 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRIE, CRAIG E Employer name Village of Montgomery Amount $691.14 Date 11/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLITHORPE, LISA M Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $691.14 Date 03/01/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOPOROWSKI, TERESA A Employer name Campbell Savona CSD Amount $691.14 Date 09/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLEN, ALTHEA L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $691.13 Date 05/22/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ATEER, JAYNA Employer name Orange County Amount $691.02 Date 06/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASSBERG, JOANN R Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $691.00 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRETT, GINAMARIE Employer name Setauket Fire District Amount $690.99 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN AUKEN, EVANGELINE Employer name Albany County Amount $690.80 Date 06/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEHRINGER, KRISTINE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $690.71 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLUSH, OKSANA G Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $690.09 Date 09/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASTA, MADELEINE M Employer name NYS Senate Temporary Amount $690.00 Date 02/10/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, KENNETH J Employer name State Fair Ag & Markets Expo Amount $690.00 Date 06/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINS, CALLIE A Employer name Town of Shelter Island Amount $690.00 Date 02/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIS, ADELE J Employer name Town of Lansing Amount $690.00 Date 10/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRINGTON, HELEN Employer name Village of Castleton-On-Hudson Amount $690.00 Date 10/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITT, BLAKE A Employer name Village of Walton Amount $690.00 Date 07/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGUIRE, KATE M Employer name Village of Walton Amount $690.00 Date 07/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, CHRISTIANNE Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $690.00 Date 01/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, MARGUERITE Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $689.85 Date 10/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUSA, RUSSELL Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $689.50 Date 10/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOVSKY, TIMOTHY R Employer name Village of Allegany Amount $689.43 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name Town of New Scotland Amount $689.40 Date 06/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGER, LARISSA M Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $689.30 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ALTO, JOSEPH N Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $689.21 Date 03/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLMAN, REBECCA L Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $689.13 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOERRER, JOHANN F Employer name Herkimer County Amount $688.80 Date 07/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREY, SUZANNE L Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $688.71 Date 02/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGROS, JERRY R Employer name Rockland County Amount $688.70 Date 02/08/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINS, MELISSA J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $688.64 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIORIA, SANDRA R Employer name Greece CSD Amount $688.64 Date 06/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERISTIL, ERNST Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $688.64 Date 10/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATURA, BROOKE E Employer name Schenectady County Amount $688.54 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, NOAH W Employer name Village of Green Island Amount $688.50 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, JOANN M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $688.42 Date 11/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTELNIK, CALLEN E Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $688.30 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, VICTOR L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $688.26 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZ, MARY Employer name Montgomery County Amount $687.89 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, CHRISTINE M Employer name Village of St Johnsville Amount $687.60 Date 01/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESSITORE, MICHAEL W Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $687.51 Date 05/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEC, MARKO Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $687.51 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System