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 WILLIAMS, LINDA B Employer name Greene CSD Amount $39,815.19 Date 04/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, STEPHANIE L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $39,814.80 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATHROP, MELINDA K Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $39,814.70 Date 09/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAUL, WILLIE J Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $39,814.64 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ANITA D Employer name Nassau County Amount $39,814.49 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, BRENDON G Employer name Ontario County Amount $39,814.43 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, TARA L Employer name Ulster County Amount $39,814.43 Date 02/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CAROL J Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $39,814.37 Date 01/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, CANDIDA R Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $39,814.36 Date 01/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, VINICIA Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $39,814.23 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROE, CRYSTAL A Employer name Erie County Amount $39,814.12 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MALLIE, DEAN R Employer name Town of Gates Amount $39,814.03 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, JEFFREY L Employer name City of Fulton Amount $39,813.57 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, KAREEM D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $39,813.46 Date 04/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALEVIC, JEMALE Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $39,813.26 Date 10/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, MERYLE S Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $39,813.22 Date 08/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, GARRY A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $39,813.20 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC GREGOR, JUSTIN K Employer name Broome County Amount $39,812.69 Date 10/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MICHAEL J Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $39,812.65 Date 09/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBANOWICZ, JENNIFER A Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $39,812.39 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHANNSSEN, MICHELLE F Employer name Town of Southold Amount $39,812.21 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGALONG, MELBA Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $39,812.04 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEUNG, YUK-FUNG Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $39,811.86 Date 11/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZGER, DEBBIE R Employer name Livingston County Amount $39,811.84 Date 01/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUROCHER, SCOTT R Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $39,811.82 Date 02/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKER, KATHY E Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $39,811.79 Date 11/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRONGETTA, LORI L Employer name Town of Riga Amount $39,811.72 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAETA, ATHENA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,811.38 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Washington County Amount $39,811.37 Date 01/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, VANESSA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $39,811.20 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVILACQUA, MARY A Employer name Erie County Amount $39,810.96 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATCH, RYAN W Employer name Town of Portville Amount $39,810.90 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, LISA M Employer name Greenwood Lake UFSD Amount $39,810.68 Date 11/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LISA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,810.21 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHCALUS, RICHARD J Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $39,810.19 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIN, STACEY A Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $39,810.18 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVES, MARK D Employer name Webster CSD Amount $39,810.13 Date 03/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRIN, GALE C Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $39,810.02 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRABIK, BOGUSLAWA Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $39,809.61 Date 10/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOLINSKY, DAVID J Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $39,809.11 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRIS, MARY J Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $39,809.10 Date 06/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, SHEILA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,808.99 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELJOUR, EVELYNE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $39,808.87 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, JOSEPH J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $39,808.85 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARGE, MEGHAN Employer name City of Troy Amount $39,808.76 Date 03/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, ALEXANDER S Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $39,808.57 Date 01/29/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NOSTRAND, GARY P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $39,808.49 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUSTAM, CHANDROUTIE Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $39,808.08 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IBACH, THERESA M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $39,807.89 Date 10/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANCY, RICHARD W Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $39,807.75 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUSINGER, JEAN P Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $39,807.70 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVINSKI, JAMES W, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $39,807.69 Date 11/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITCHCOCK, MARION D Employer name Albany County Amount $39,807.55 Date 03/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIR, HERBERT M Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $39,807.39 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EWEKA, SUNNY E Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $39,807.20 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLESKY, PATRICIA A Employer name City of Albany Amount $39,806.74 Date 12/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSMAN, LYNN M Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $39,806.73 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOKE, JOEL B Employer name Warren County Amount $39,806.66 Date 09/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, JORDAN A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $39,806.61 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULIMOWICZ, JENNIFER L Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,806.44 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, SCOTT M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $39,806.21 Date 12/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, TRACEY ANN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $39,805.86 Date 10/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CHARLES P Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $39,805.81 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOS, MICHAEL E Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $39,805.57 Date 07/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIPP, BRENDAN J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $39,805.47 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ANITA L Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $39,805.10 Date 04/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLINE, BRENDA L Employer name Warren County Amount $39,804.84 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLENEUVE, KENNETH J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $39,804.73 Date 02/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, KAYLA L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $39,804.70 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ARLANDA Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $39,804.59 Date 03/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONHOMME, MICHEL Employer name Village of Massapequa Park Amount $39,804.53 Date 10/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, BRIAN E Employer name Oswego County Amount $39,804.46 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINO, MATTHEW M Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $39,804.41 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULEY, KATHLEEN C Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $39,804.26 Date 10/31/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTRI, DWAYNE S Employer name Town of Marathon Amount $39,804.11 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, CHRISTINE D Employer name Education Department Amount $39,803.96 Date 11/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROUGHTON, AMY S Employer name Jefferson County Amount $39,803.89 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYA, SHAGUFTA N Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $39,803.67 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOETSCH, NANCY E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $39,803.20 Date 04/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, ELIZABETH A N J Employer name Albany County Amount $39,803.19 Date 07/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, MATTHEW J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $39,802.93 Date 06/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRICKER, MARY E Employer name Town of Union Amount $39,802.77 Date 05/20/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUM, RYAN M Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $39,802.48 Date 12/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTALEK, GEORGE M Employer name Town of Windsor Amount $39,802.27 Date 10/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, MARGARET M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $39,802.12 Date 03/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEIGERT, JEAN E Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $39,801.90 Date 04/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENGEL, CORY W Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $39,801.87 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYGERT, TERRY L Employer name Town of Canajoharie Amount $39,801.75 Date 03/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, CYNTHIA L Employer name Department of Law Amount $39,801.36 Date 05/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, JOHN R Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $39,801.32 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINEEN, TIFFANY A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $39,801.30 Date 02/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWD, CATHY A Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $39,801.27 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REISCHER, MARIA A Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $39,801.15 Date 05/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, DEBORAH A Employer name Shelter Island UFSD Amount $39,800.99 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BARBARA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $39,800.77 Date 06/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, ANNETTE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,800.65 Date 04/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLLTEN, BETTY J Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $39,800.60 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMAN, SHAUN D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,800.56 Date 01/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDDELL, KARA Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $39,800.12 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNDELL, CARLA J Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $39,799.95 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System