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 DUTKA, MARY E Employer name Highland CSD Amount $37,693.76 Date 02/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCZKOWSKI, PAWEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $37,693.06 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, ERIN V Employer name Schuyler County Amount $37,692.91 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI VELLO, VITO M Employer name Town of Southold Amount $37,692.89 Date 06/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABATINO, DAVID G Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $37,692.71 Date 04/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLT, CHRISTIAN R Employer name Town of Johnsburg Amount $37,692.36 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAEMER, SAMUEL S Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $37,692.34 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALLING, DEBORAH Employer name Erie County Amount $37,692.29 Date 07/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, DAVID J Employer name Village of Antwerp Amount $37,692.24 Date 08/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POGGI, SARA Y Employer name Albany Pine Bush Preserve Comm Amount $37,692.13 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, MICHELLE D Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $37,692.02 Date 12/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTEGA, JESSICA K Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $37,691.98 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DUZER, JUDITH J Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $37,691.50 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, GUY R, JR Employer name Warren County Amount $37,691.50 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL SIGNORE, JOAN A Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $37,691.46 Date 08/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOZLEY, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Wilmington Amount $37,691.46 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY-PHILLIPS, AMBER M Employer name Seneca County Amount $37,691.43 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, LEE J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $37,691.38 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, ELIZABETH Employer name Orange County Amount $37,691.11 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAQUISH, LOUANN M Employer name Essex County Amount $37,690.80 Date 11/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLENBACKER, THOMAS H, JR Employer name Worcester CSD Amount $37,690.55 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, ASHLEY E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $37,690.03 Date 06/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMAN, STEPHEN F Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,689.80 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAASCH, THERESA L Employer name Tioga County Amount $37,689.75 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLETIER, LAURIE M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $37,689.71 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, LESLEY A Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $37,689.71 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANDLA, THOMAS J Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $37,689.60 Date 07/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CYNTHIA L Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $37,689.54 Date 02/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASON, SCOTT T Employer name Schenectady County Amount $37,689.43 Date 09/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARDHAUGH, JAMES Employer name City of Fulton Amount $37,689.34 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBBINS, JOHN B Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $37,689.27 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDEN, BENJAMIN J Employer name Broome County Amount $37,689.18 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURGEOIS, COLTON F Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $37,689.05 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISH, HEATHER L Employer name Town of Stockholm Amount $37,689.01 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, NICOLE F Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $37,688.70 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYCE, DEBORAH F Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $37,688.63 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, NANCY S Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $37,688.59 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWEY, JENNIFER A Employer name Chemung County Amount $37,688.51 Date 12/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWEN, JOLENE J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $37,688.48 Date 12/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, SUSAN W Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $37,688.43 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, BRENDA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,688.41 Date 07/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLCOMB, COLLEEN M Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $37,688.37 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WING, RHIANNA MAE Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $37,688.37 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO RIVERA, ARELIS N Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $37,688.08 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHENCK, EDWARD L Employer name Hudson River Park Trust Amount $37,688.04 Date 01/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, GAIL M Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $37,687.91 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOGLIA, ADA Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $37,687.43 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPPITT, KEITH T Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $37,687.24 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, SCOTT R Employer name Ithaca Housing Authority Amount $37,686.80 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, KEVIN C Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $37,686.56 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, JANET T Employer name Otsego County Amount $37,685.74 Date 04/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSA, JESSENIA Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $37,685.63 Date 04/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDT-CALDERON, VIRGINIA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,685.51 Date 06/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEGLER, SEAN S Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,685.46 Date 01/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSICK, ERICA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $37,685.40 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LINDA M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $37,685.23 Date 03/14/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GIULIO, PAUL M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,685.09 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORTELL, ERIN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,685.08 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ANTHONY M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,685.03 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUMESSER, MAUREEN M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $37,684.93 Date 02/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, PAUL J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $37,684.80 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, JESSICA L Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $37,684.37 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPISARDI, CRISTINA M Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $37,684.21 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGER, ELIZABETH A Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $37,684.13 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, REGINA M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $37,684.13 Date 03/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LUKE A Employer name Niagara County Amount $37,684.00 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, TERRANCE E Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $37,683.95 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOD, CASSONDRA Employer name Oneida County Amount $37,683.91 Date 01/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, WILLIAM T, III Employer name Ulster County Amount $37,683.89 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMEL, DONNA Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $37,683.53 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKER, SEAN B Employer name Montgomery County Amount $37,683.27 Date 07/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, ZENAIDA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $37,682.79 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURHAM, DENISE M Employer name Education Department Amount $37,682.79 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERFAN, ZAHRA Employer name Merrick Library Amount $37,682.63 Date 05/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEDOPAK, JOAN M Employer name Erie County Amount $37,682.61 Date 03/14/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, PATRICIA Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $37,682.53 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, ANTHONY Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $37,682.50 Date 07/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ESTELA Employer name Dutchess County Amount $37,682.42 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SRNKA, VICTORIA L Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $37,682.39 Date 02/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, RACHEL J Employer name Alexander CSD Amount $37,682.34 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVATORE, MARK Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,682.33 Date 06/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSLEY, JAMES D Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $37,682.08 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, NELLI W Employer name Village of Cobleskill Amount $37,681.86 Date 12/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORRELL, JENNIFER L Employer name Orange County Amount $37,681.82 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERS, KEVIN B, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $37,681.76 Date 12/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESLIN, JASON T Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $37,681.41 Date 03/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADLEY, RACHEL L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $37,680.90 Date 04/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYGERT, DAVID P Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $37,680.87 Date 05/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCOLERO, JEANNETTE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $37,680.14 Date 06/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, EDWARD T Employer name New York Public Library Amount $37,679.52 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLEN, MATTHEW M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $37,679.50 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAUB, MARK S Employer name Blind Brook-Rye UFSD Amount $37,679.36 Date 03/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAHLAN, DENISE M Employer name Town of Milton Amount $37,679.19 Date 12/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, JOSEPHINE Employer name Albany County Amount $37,679.14 Date 10/28/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, MICHAEL C Employer name Town of Fort Ann Amount $37,678.90 Date 02/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORGESE, MARY LOU Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $37,678.73 Date 02/25/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, JULIE A Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $37,678.25 Date 09/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN, ACHELEY Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $37,678.20 Date 08/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAFT, RICHARD, JR Employer name Town of Kortright Amount $37,678.09 Date 03/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRICK, GEORGE E, III Employer name Wyoming County Amount $37,678.08 Date 07/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System