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 THARNISH, CARL M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $542.73 Date 12/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVY, JUSTIN M Employer name Village of Afton Amount $542.57 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAULSEN, KRISTIE A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $542.55 Date 06/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CORNETHIA Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $542.50 Date 03/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHEL, CARMELLE Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $542.35 Date 03/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANGEL, ALEJANDRA Employer name Ontario County Amount $542.25 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSTON, NETANIAH A Employer name Town of Avon Amount $542.25 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTANA FERNANDEZ, YOELVIS Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $541.96 Date 08/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, MICHELLE L Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $541.80 Date 10/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INNIS, SCOTT M Employer name State Fair Ag & Markets Expo Amount $541.75 Date 07/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKNER-CICHOCKI, ANNA M Employer name Lyndonville CSD Amount $541.37 Date 02/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIFER, KATHLEEN A Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $541.27 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELTON, KIMBERLY D Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $541.22 Date 03/22/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, NATHAN R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $541.18 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARCA, ERIC J Employer name Town of Southeast Amount $541.15 Date 01/31/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCK, KEITH G Employer name Town of Sterling Amount $541.12 Date 02/02/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAMONE, JO ANN M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $541.00 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATOLA, MICHELLE Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $540.96 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KABITA, MAHBOOBA A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $540.82 Date 05/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, THOMAS A Employer name Warren County Amount $540.80 Date 03/13/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ GOMEZ, MARITZA Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $540.78 Date 03/02/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, ANGELA M Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $540.75 Date 03/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHMAN, ALEXANDRA E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $540.70 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUPY, VEDA J Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $540.43 Date 03/13/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATHCART, DESTINEY A Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $540.14 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODAK, ANASTASIA E Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $540.00 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRION, ELIZABETH M Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $540.00 Date 04/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRONOLONE, EMILY J Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $540.00 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAY, MAUREEN R Employer name Clinton County Amount $540.00 Date 04/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMITAGE, JOHN J Employer name Genesee County Amount $540.00 Date 05/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABAHUG, MONICA GAIL C Employer name City of Albany Amount $540.00 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFFNEY, SOPHIA R Employer name City of Albany Amount $540.00 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, MORGANLEE A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $540.00 Date 05/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRESS, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Riga Amount $540.00 Date 01/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTT, CALLIE A Employer name Town of Lee Amount $540.00 Date 07/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODKOWKA, HUNTER M Employer name Town of Lee Amount $540.00 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROHL, EMILY E Employer name Town of Lee Amount $540.00 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, DANIEL G Employer name Town of Gardiner Amount $540.00 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEDD, JOHN W Employer name Village of Westbury Amount $540.00 Date 05/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, TRACY L Employer name Gates Fire District Amount $540.00 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERLING, DAWN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $540.00 Date 02/28/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOROSEY, MALLORY B Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $540.00 Date 03/13/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOURVILLE, ASHLEY M Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $540.00 Date 11/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISCONTE, XIAOHONS C Employer name Greece CSD Amount $540.00 Date 04/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STETTER, KAREN A Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $540.00 Date 02/25/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAGLIONE, GABRIELLA Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $540.00 Date 11/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIMM, ANDREW J Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $540.00 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLONDONA, KATRYNA Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $540.00 Date 01/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, MENCIA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $539.96 Date 06/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, HYACINTH C Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $539.78 Date 06/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACHURA, JENNA R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $539.76 Date 03/21/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, BREAUNA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $539.76 Date 03/21/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, JENNIFER E Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $539.76 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRNEY, RYAN P Employer name Village of New Paltz Amount $539.75 Date 02/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, ALEXIS K Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $539.75 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODGE, ROSEMARY Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $539.52 Date 12/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, SCOTT M Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $539.03 Date 11/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES MIGENES, NANCY B Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $539.00 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, LYNN P Employer name Webster CSD Amount $538.87 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIBER, BENJAMIN D Employer name Monroe County Amount $538.83 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRRA, JOSEPH R Employer name Town of Somers Amount $538.71 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITCH, DYLAN T Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $538.35 Date 03/02/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIMMINS, DAVID B Employer name Nassau County Amount $538.20 Date 05/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITCHINGS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $538.16 Date 09/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVINGTON, TERESA G Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $538.05 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOT, LINDA M Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $537.98 Date 12/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDONA, LINDA K Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $537.87 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, ATIYA I Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $537.61 Date 05/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, KATHERINE M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $537.12 Date 02/22/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROTTA, KERRYLYNNE A Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $537.03 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGENBUCH, TRACY L Employer name Town of Farmington Amount $537.00 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRWIN, WANDA L Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $536.80 Date 03/21/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUSELL, CARLOS G Employer name City of Albany Amount $536.79 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNATYNE, LISA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $536.53 Date 08/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ELAINE M Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $536.40 Date 05/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRATLEY, WAYNE J Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $536.38 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRESBOLD, CARA S Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $536.30 Date 08/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ANTHONY R Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $536.25 Date 08/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ BATISTEI, ANNY M Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $536.25 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN LEUVEN, DANIELLE N Employer name City of Watervliet Amount $536.25 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORVILLIER, MARIE J Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $535.94 Date 03/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LELAND, ETHEL M Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $535.93 Date 03/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCOLINA, MELISSA H Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $535.88 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, NARCORRA C Employer name Chemung County Amount $535.50 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, NICOLE M Employer name Wayne County Amount $535.50 Date 08/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, VICTORIA K Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $535.50 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELARA, EDWIN A Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $535.50 Date 02/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, REBECCA R Employer name Manchester Shortsville CSD Amount $535.50 Date 05/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, JUANITA G Employer name Dundee CSD Amount $535.50 Date 11/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, JOHN D Employer name City of Beacon Amount $535.30 Date 11/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FABRIZI, RENE M Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $535.15 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBARIAN, NAIRA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $535.08 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHIC, FEHID Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $535.06 Date 11/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $535.00 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, JOHN K Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $535.00 Date 05/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUMAW, BRANDON L Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $534.63 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWALL, JOSEPHINE M Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $534.60 Date 02/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOETZER, SUSAN A Employer name Allegany Limestone CSD Amount $534.58 Date 04/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADIA, LEONARD J Employer name Nassau County Amount $534.45 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYDAM, LEANNE J Employer name Franklin CSD Amount $534.38 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System