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 SPURDIS, WILLIAM, JR Employer name Greene County Amount $43,693.41 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, MATTHEW R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $43,693.31 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAUMAN, COREY D Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $43,692.99 Date 12/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MONTE, NICHOLAS A Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $43,692.79 Date 04/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCCA, BRITTANY A Employer name Albany County Amount $43,692.54 Date 12/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENBERG, LEVI Y Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $43,692.48 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOTZBACH, DEBORAH M Employer name Genesee County Amount $43,692.41 Date 02/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCHTENBERG-APONTE, KAREN Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $43,692.40 Date 02/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REISH, FILOMENA D Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $43,692.00 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, DORIAN R Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $43,691.95 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, ANNETTE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $43,691.90 Date 02/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDY, BRYAN C, MR Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $43,691.89 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, JARED P Employer name Otsego County Amount $43,691.82 Date 04/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, ASHLEY C Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $43,691.82 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, ANDREA N Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $43,691.82 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, DIANA R Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $43,691.06 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALEWSKI, DIANA E Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $43,691.00 Date 10/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, LAURA F Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $43,690.73 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBINO, DENISE E Employer name Erie County Amount $43,690.73 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, BARRY Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $43,690.57 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, GREGORY V, JR Employer name City of Beacon Amount $43,690.36 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILUOMO, DEVON R Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $43,690.13 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASAK, PATRICIA E Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $43,689.72 Date 04/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, SCOTT A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $43,689.70 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINISCARCO, JOHN Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $43,689.60 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARD, JEFFREY S Employer name Greece CSD Amount $43,689.58 Date 01/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATARZEWSKI, BARBARA J Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $43,689.43 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERIA, WESLEY C Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $43,689.42 Date 02/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRILL, JILL M Employer name Hermon-Dekalb CSD Amount $43,689.37 Date 09/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, DEBRA M Employer name Education Department Amount $43,689.31 Date 03/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, DENIS E Employer name Steuben County Amount $43,689.10 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWER, ROSEMARY R Employer name Steuben County Amount $43,689.09 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GLYNN, KENNETH J Employer name Steuben County Amount $43,689.08 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINOR, THOMAS M Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $43,689.03 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLHILL, LORETTA S Employer name Dutchess County Amount $43,688.96 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURGEOIS, BRENDA L Employer name Lewis County Amount $43,688.87 Date 08/29/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, NIKIA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $43,688.86 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, RONALD R Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $43,688.76 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINO, CRYSTAL Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $43,688.52 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, LINDA Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $43,688.40 Date 05/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMES, GARY A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $43,688.31 Date 05/25/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULLEN, SANDRA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $43,688.22 Date 02/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, CHRISTINA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $43,688.10 Date 10/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODO, MARY V Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $43,688.01 Date 01/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGOLD, LUCILLE E Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $43,687.95 Date 12/03/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, DAVID C Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $43,687.60 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, KATHY J Employer name Steuben County Amount $43,687.58 Date 05/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGELLI, ANGEL M Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $43,687.51 Date 09/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIELDS, PETER M Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $43,687.34 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLEBRANDT, ANTHONY P Employer name Wayne County Amount $43,687.32 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORNETTA, LAWRENCE R, III Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $43,687.03 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOTE, MARY M Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $43,686.93 Date 11/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAWCZAK, JEREMY M Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $43,686.31 Date 09/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUIS, MICHAELLE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $43,686.28 Date 05/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, BRIAN P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $43,686.07 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOWAN, GREGORY I Employer name Cortland County Amount $43,686.02 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOOTOO-ECKSTEIN, JANE Employer name Malverne Public Library Amount $43,686.01 Date 07/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTIN, STEVEN P Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $43,685.88 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, KAREN A Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $43,685.83 Date 08/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENKRANSE, DAVID K Employer name Town of Plattekill Amount $43,685.81 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERCONE, AMANDA I Employer name Royalton-Hartland CSD Amount $43,685.80 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUOIO-DANIELS, KIMBERLY A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $43,685.68 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUCH, DEAN L Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $43,685.46 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUDREWICZ, ANNETTE Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $43,685.16 Date 07/16/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKTOFT, JEFFREY G Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $43,685.05 Date 03/28/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ALLEN, DONNA A Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $43,684.86 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTERVELT, CYNTHIA A Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $43,684.71 Date 07/05/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWLES, JOSEPH D Employer name Lewis County Amount $43,684.50 Date 02/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILDEBRANDT, NANCY MAIER Employer name Webster CSD Amount $43,684.20 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAVISH, JULIE A Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $43,684.18 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREISSINGER, DENISE L Employer name Attica CSD Amount $43,684.07 Date 09/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLSEN, DEBBEON A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $43,683.89 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLOSON, REBECCA A Employer name Seneca County Amount $43,683.80 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, ELIZABETH M Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $43,683.75 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, ERIC J Employer name Village of Perry Amount $43,683.20 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACAREZA, JESUS SALVADOR G Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $43,683.12 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, RITA K Employer name City of Fulton Amount $43,683.04 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENTNIK, CYBIL Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $43,683.01 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, MAYRA J Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $43,682.82 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONN, DANA A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $43,682.80 Date 09/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLANEY, JAMES G Employer name Town of Edwards Amount $43,682.77 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, JOHN W Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $43,682.62 Date 07/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANCIO, JOHN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $43,682.56 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, MATTHEW J Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $43,682.41 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMO, TINA M Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $43,682.09 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEESON, JEAN A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $43,681.72 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANZONE, ARIELLE E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $43,681.61 Date 06/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHAO, QING Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $43,681.48 Date 08/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANZO, RONALD J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $43,681.44 Date 05/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLSWORTH, CHARLOTTE Employer name Ulster County Amount $43,681.28 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, AGNES K Employer name Town of Wheatfield Amount $43,681.20 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROGNALE, ALICE Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $43,681.07 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWKER, JEREMY W Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $43,681.07 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, JOSHUA A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $43,681.07 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMEROSA, MATTHEW L Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $43,681.07 Date 09/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JAMES I Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $43,681.04 Date 10/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORR, CURTIS E Employer name City of Rome Amount $43,680.57 Date 05/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KOY, MARILYN A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $43,680.55 Date 06/28/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDETT, JENNIFER L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $43,680.44 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CORTNE A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $43,680.00 Date 04/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System