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 MUELLER, RICHARD R Employer name Montgomery County Amount $44,684.94 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORO, KARA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $44,684.33 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTROSE, CHERYL A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $44,684.29 Date 02/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, JOSEPH P Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $44,684.18 Date 08/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCEPPA, GEORGETTE L Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $44,684.17 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFFORD, KAREN M Employer name Delaware Co Soil Water Con Dis Amount $44,684.12 Date 01/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JAMES L Employer name City of Kingston Amount $44,684.08 Date 05/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANS, JENNIFER M Employer name Erie County Amount $44,683.85 Date 11/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAK, TIMOTHY W Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $44,683.74 Date 07/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, MARK W Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $44,683.65 Date 03/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODE, JORDAN H Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,683.42 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, CONRON Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $44,683.21 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLY, PHYLLIS A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $44,682.97 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JACQUELYNN B Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $44,682.90 Date 03/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMRAH-POLADIAN, LARA A, MRS Employer name Town of Hunter Amount $44,682.90 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRIST, JOHN J Employer name Village of Babylon Amount $44,682.65 Date 07/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, NANCY E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $44,682.62 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICARD, CLAUDE A Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $44,682.57 Date 05/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAIA, STEPHEN C Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,682.53 Date 02/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN AERNAM, JOANNE Employer name West Canada Valley CSD Amount $44,682.52 Date 09/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEHEAD, EILEEN J Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $44,682.51 Date 08/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ANDREA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $44,682.47 Date 11/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, ISABEL S Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $44,682.46 Date 01/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, PATRICIA J Employer name Oneida County Amount $44,682.42 Date 10/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTOSA, JOHN J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $44,682.29 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICKS, EDWARD W Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $44,682.26 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, ETHAN A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $44,682.23 Date 11/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YACOBUCCI, MEREDITH L Employer name Fort Plain CSD Amount $44,682.21 Date 03/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, JILLIAN S Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $44,682.21 Date 03/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRIK, APRIL A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,681.84 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, JONATHAN G Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $44,681.77 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIEROTTI, EDWARD J Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $44,681.73 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMULLEN, CHARLES R Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $44,681.70 Date 12/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDON, PAIGE L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $44,681.65 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JOYCE M Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $44,681.62 Date 05/10/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VROOMAN, KELLY A Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $44,681.58 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHEARN, MARYANN Employer name Ulster County Amount $44,681.58 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, AMANDA A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $44,681.57 Date 04/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ANGELIS, MARY E Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $44,681.54 Date 12/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, SHARON Employer name Village of Depew Amount $44,681.46 Date 08/17/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBARK, BRUCE D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $44,681.35 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, BARBARA J Employer name Tioga County Amount $44,681.29 Date 08/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELEY, DAVID F Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,681.26 Date 04/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, CHRISTINE M Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $44,681.26 Date 09/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, KEVIN J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $44,681.07 Date 11/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARASTA, KATHERINE M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $44,681.00 Date 06/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELNICK, STEPHANIE A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $44,680.77 Date 04/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITRE, SAMANTHA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,680.52 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTERY, DANIEL E Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $44,680.34 Date 01/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMSKI, SUE ANN Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,680.23 Date 10/11/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SEAN D Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $44,680.22 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLES, SADE A Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $44,679.92 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, ALEXANDER D Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $44,679.92 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTHERLAND, ALEX D Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $44,679.92 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, BRITTANY L Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $44,679.92 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESIR, PIERRE E Employer name Rockland County Amount $44,679.92 Date 08/20/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANTZLER, COURTNEY D Employer name City of Rome Amount $44,679.73 Date 02/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMSTOCK, RONALD W Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $44,679.62 Date 02/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIER, WENDY L Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $44,679.55 Date 10/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBOIS, GEORGE C, JR Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $44,679.53 Date 11/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYCE, SANDRA D Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $44,679.46 Date 10/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, TARA B Employer name City of Rochester Amount $44,679.28 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUDEAU, ROBERT JAMES Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $44,679.20 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMOLY, THIERRY W Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $44,679.15 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASILLO, NORMA R Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $44,678.98 Date 10/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, SARAH M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $44,678.80 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, RENEE D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,678.76 Date 03/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIAN, STEVEN D Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $44,678.60 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANA, DEREK D Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $44,678.60 Date 03/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENIOR, LORI A Employer name Westmoreland CSD Amount $44,678.39 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Springwater Amount $44,678.35 Date 06/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTELLA, FABIO Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,678.32 Date 05/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESSINGER, ELIZABETH C Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $44,678.22 Date 04/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROBECK, KELLY M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $44,678.02 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDING, JOHN K Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $44,677.97 Date 12/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBB, NANETTE E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,677.84 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ-JAVUREK, VALERIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,677.67 Date 05/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUJAWA, BRIAN P Employer name Erie County Amount $44,677.63 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTILLO, DANIELA Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $44,677.54 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, TINISHA S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,677.46 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, AMBER L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $44,677.37 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVULLO, JEANNE M Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $44,677.33 Date 11/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ROBIN G Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $44,677.33 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR, STEPHANIE A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $44,677.32 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, TONYA L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $44,677.28 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, JUDY M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $44,677.24 Date 12/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCIOCCHI, STEVEN M Employer name Town of Ulysses Amount $44,677.20 Date 12/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, JONATHAN V Employer name Village of Hancock Amount $44,677.16 Date 05/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOPER, EMMA E Employer name Bayport Blue Point Pub Library Amount $44,676.86 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, THOMAS W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $44,676.79 Date 11/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, EDWIN Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $44,676.33 Date 01/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPOLLINO, GAVIN M Employer name Columbia County Amount $44,675.81 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELAND, MARK J Employer name Niagara County Amount $44,675.19 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, ROBERT W Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $44,675.19 Date 10/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, HOLLY S Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,674.98 Date 08/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLIDAY, JOHN W Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $44,674.74 Date 06/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENORE, ELIZABETH A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $44,674.70 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, TIAUNA B Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $44,674.64 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEISENBURG, KIMBERLY M Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $44,674.54 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, TERESA L Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $44,674.46 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System