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 BOWMAN, MATTHEW A Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $249.09 Date 09/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULDY, MATTEA R Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $249.07 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMBROW, MATTHEW E Employer name Town of Newstead Amount $249.00 Date 03/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCHIECHIO, DENISE C Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $248.87 Date 03/07/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JOHANNA A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $248.81 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, BRUCE E Employer name Village of Hunter Amount $248.75 Date 11/27/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CAROL E Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $248.71 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAHMAN, VINETTE N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $248.70 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, FRANK JON Employer name Syosset Fire District Amount $248.64 Date 02/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASSINI, RYAN M Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $248.63 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANK, TAYLOR J H Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $248.62 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUNLICH, KYLE W Employer name Oneida County Amount $248.60 Date 03/07/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARIBEE, DENISE P Employer name Oneida County Amount $248.60 Date 02/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, DIANE H Employer name Broome County Amount $248.50 Date 07/18/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOWERS, JAMI L Employer name North Collins CSD Amount $248.43 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAKES, JENNIFER L Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $248.30 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNITZLER, LAURIE A Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $248.00 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMBURELLO, DIANE L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $247.82 Date 08/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, ANDREA M Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $247.69 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTHBERT, REBECCA J Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $247.68 Date 09/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, NEIL L Employer name Town of Claverack Amount $247.50 Date 05/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERCOX, CHARLES R, JR Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $247.50 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AULT, KATHLEEN A Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $247.50 Date 04/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELFI, REBECCA D Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $247.50 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, JOHN M Employer name Onondaga CSD Amount $247.36 Date 04/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENNARD, BRIANA R Employer name Bolivar Richburg CSD Amount $247.35 Date 01/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ORDEN, JAMIE L Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $247.35 Date 03/07/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ, JANETTE Employer name Greece CSD Amount $247.33 Date 02/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, WILLIAM J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $247.29 Date 01/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEI-CHAN, WENLIEN MICHELE Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $247.27 Date 08/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GINESTRA, NICHOLAS V Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $247.25 Date 07/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, MELODY C Employer name Town of Rush Amount $247.22 Date 01/13/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALOTA, KATHLEEN M Employer name Town of Belfast Amount $247.00 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, TARA L Employer name Oneonta City School Dist Amount $247.00 Date 12/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGBY, JAMIE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $246.74 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARKO, ROBERTA A Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $246.64 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, MANUEL A Employer name Town of Goshen Amount $246.61 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOBLEY, LARRY A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $246.56 Date 05/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, RONNIE S Employer name Erie County Amount $246.42 Date 08/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $246.41 Date 04/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERLE, TINA C Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $246.38 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, STEVEN J Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $246.37 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASO, VICTORIA P Employer name Port Jefferson UFSD Amount $246.00 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOURY, MAY M Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $246.00 Date 06/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, ARTHUR J Employer name Oneida County Amount $245.89 Date 12/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISIASZEK, TYLER A Employer name Oneida County Amount $245.71 Date 03/14/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTY, THOMAS J Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $245.52 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, MARYBETH Employer name Columbia County Amount $245.39 Date 04/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGRISANI, DINA M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $245.26 Date 11/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, NICHOLAS T Employer name Village of Attica Amount $245.20 Date 03/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VECCHIO, FRANCES Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $245.20 Date 01/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTRAW, ARIANA E Employer name Jefferson County Amount $245.00 Date 09/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIDELL, EMMA A Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $245.00 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, SARAH E Employer name Town of Riga Amount $245.00 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAVIN, DANIELLE P Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $245.00 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLETCHKA, NOELLE C Employer name Stamford CSD Amount $245.00 Date 02/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLETSAT, BRANDON NW Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $245.00 Date 02/01/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMIOTTO, MARY-JO Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $245.00 Date 08/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, ASHLEY Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $244.80 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MARGARET L Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $244.80 Date 09/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOERNER, DANIEL Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $244.69 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, DELILAH O Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $244.64 Date 01/12/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, NATHANEAL J Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $244.60 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUT, COURTNEY E Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $244.55 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPF, VALERIE Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $244.38 Date 09/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, SKYLYNN M Employer name Village of Rouses Point Amount $244.31 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKINGHAM, DARRELL D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $244.13 Date 06/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINSTER, ERIN L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $244.13 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELTSER, GABRIEL Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $244.06 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLDT, BRANDON R Employer name Village of Saltaire Amount $244.00 Date 09/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, CHRISTINE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $243.86 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUM, MARY B Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $243.75 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY, MICHAEL Employer name West Islip Fire District Amount $243.75 Date 07/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, MIKAELA J Employer name Alden CSD Amount $243.75 Date 11/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFARO, FERNANDO J Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $243.74 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLE, NANISHA Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $243.71 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINSTERWALDER, BENJAMIN R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $243.62 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIDE, ANN MARIE Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $243.53 Date 06/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENSLER, WILLIAM J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $243.48 Date 07/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGER, CHARLES R, JR Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $243.34 Date 05/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENISTER, DUANE Employer name Rockland County Amount $243.34 Date 02/08/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, IAN M Employer name Rocky Point Fire District Amount $243.24 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDMON, SYLVIA P Employer name Warren County Amount $243.08 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARCHER, KYLE D Employer name Village of Hancock Amount $243.01 Date 07/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARTWELL, TRE QWANEL Employer name Herkimer County Amount $243.00 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, BRYAN A Employer name Town of Tuscarora Amount $243.00 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, JOYCE A Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $243.00 Date 12/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIMM, KRISTYN Employer name Brushton Moira CSD Amount $243.00 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARK, MARGARET A Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $243.00 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POOLE, LEANNA Z Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $242.87 Date 06/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, KAYLA D Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $242.66 Date 06/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSTON, DANYELLE S Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $242.58 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SODHI, NIRMALJIT Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $242.50 Date 03/01/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERGEL, ILYSSA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $242.34 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTON, ADAM P Employer name Tupper Lake CSD Amount $242.33 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, ELLEN C Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $242.30 Date 11/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARGUILO, MICHAEL V Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $242.00 Date 09/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZILNICKI, AMANDA L Employer name East Quogue Fire District Amount $241.40 Date 07/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERVONE, TONI ANN Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $241.16 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, DONALD J, JR Employer name Town of Alexander Amount $241.05 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System