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 DILLARD TRAYLOR, SHAWNIKA T Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $34,815.68 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABRY, CHAD H Employer name Town of Clarkson Amount $34,815.63 Date 09/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, HEATHER A Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $34,815.62 Date 01/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOP, SHANNON P Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $34,815.16 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, REBECCA L Employer name Warren County Amount $34,814.81 Date 01/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, DEBRA A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,814.78 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALTON, FRANCINE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,814.66 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERELLO, DONALD S, JR Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $34,814.51 Date 05/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFTE, DAVID A Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $34,814.46 Date 09/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, TRACY A Employer name Livingston County Amount $34,814.26 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DENNIS C Employer name Oneida County Amount $34,814.19 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY DOWNEY, CASEY L Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $34,814.08 Date 10/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNO, ALAN A Employer name Essex County Amount $34,814.00 Date 05/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULHOLLEN, JEFFREY L Employer name SUNY Coll Ceramics Alfred Univ Amount $34,813.61 Date 04/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACKIE, JARED A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $34,813.37 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Oswego County Amount $34,812.95 Date 01/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE DELL, JOYCE A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $34,812.88 Date 03/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, CLIFTON L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $34,812.86 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORNER, REBECCA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $34,812.80 Date 12/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, ROGER P Employer name Town of Massena Amount $34,812.80 Date 09/05/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOISTION, GEORGE Y, JR Employer name Jefferson County Amount $34,812.59 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUNTS, HELENA T Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $34,812.27 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, JAYSON S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $34,812.25 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, JOHN P Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $34,812.02 Date 10/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUKUP, TRACY Employer name Schodack CSD Amount $34,811.98 Date 09/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALASKO, WARREN J Employer name Village of Lloyd Harbor Amount $34,811.72 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAZZULLO, CHRISTINA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $34,811.59 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WUNDER, DONALD C Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $34,811.29 Date 12/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, JAY Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $34,811.12 Date 06/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIMERS, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $34,811.05 Date 12/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAGAPEDE, MITJA Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,810.85 Date 04/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMER, BRANDON E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $34,810.41 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITELY, ROBERT E, JR Employer name Port Washington Water Poll Dist Amount $34,810.16 Date 09/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASCONE, JESSICA L Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $34,809.92 Date 06/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILENO, STEVEN Employer name Westchester County Amount $34,809.61 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, TERRELL L Employer name Westchester County Amount $34,809.61 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, CHENEY, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $34,809.61 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILDEBRAND, DEBORAH C Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $34,809.21 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATTA, SHANNAN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $34,809.13 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECTOR, LINDA G Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $34,809.09 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SITARAM, MOON M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $34,809.01 Date 08/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, ROGER P Employer name Town of Berlin Amount $34,808.50 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHN, MARY E Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $34,808.42 Date 06/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWAGER, HANNAH L Employer name Department of Health Amount $34,808.41 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELBOUSTY, CHARLEEN A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $34,808.41 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCK, ROBERT R Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $34,808.40 Date 11/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, AMY R Employer name Spencer Van Etten CSD Amount $34,808.20 Date 09/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERMIN, DARY Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $34,808.16 Date 01/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVENS, GREGORY L Employer name Bath Mun Utility Commission Amount $34,807.87 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRO, MARK A Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $34,807.86 Date 01/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHER, NATHALIE Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $34,807.77 Date 11/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, KIMBERLY B Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $34,807.76 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POEHMEL, BONNIE L Employer name Town of Windham Amount $34,807.63 Date 11/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLITTO, LEIGH A Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $34,807.60 Date 09/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA LONDE, LYNSEY E Employer name Allegany County Amount $34,807.54 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLER, CHRISTINA L Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $34,807.48 Date 01/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, TIMOTHY J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,807.35 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTA, JOSEPHINE A Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $34,807.10 Date 02/15/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELIHAN, JAMES K Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $34,806.72 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALEY, ANNE M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $34,806.65 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, SHARON J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $34,806.65 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GREW, LERA M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $34,806.64 Date 06/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCOME, TERRIE L Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $34,806.54 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, BRIAN K Employer name Town of Campbell Amount $34,805.82 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRISH, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $34,805.50 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEHLER, JENNIFER L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $34,805.20 Date 07/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEY, CARRIE A Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $34,805.08 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECINE, DINO Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $34,804.78 Date 10/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, HEATHER L Employer name Steuben County Amount $34,804.52 Date 01/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, JAMIE L Employer name Steuben County Amount $34,804.49 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, ANGELA Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $34,804.13 Date 06/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, NANETTE Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $34,804.08 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VADA, JOY A Employer name Fulton County Amount $34,804.06 Date 04/24/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUNIER, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Westchester County Amount $34,804.05 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGUE, PATRICIA A Employer name Eden CSD Amount $34,803.85 Date 02/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOHMEYER, THOMAS W Employer name Town of Charleston Amount $34,803.80 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAUB, STEVEN C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $34,803.67 Date 10/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVICKY, CHRISTINE M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $34,803.48 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COAMEY, DEBRA A Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $34,803.29 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, JENNIFER A Employer name Westfield CSD Amount $34,803.29 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUL, PAMELA G Employer name Niagara County Amount $34,803.21 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, GEORGE T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,803.20 Date 03/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLVERA, NICOLE M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $34,803.18 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVINO, KELLY J Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $34,803.14 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARIAG, DIWANTI Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $34,802.89 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITFIELD, TANISHA L Employer name Wayne County Amount $34,802.35 Date 06/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIATEK, PAMELA J Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $34,802.14 Date 05/08/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, MARGARET M Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $34,802.01 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, NICHOLAS P Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $34,801.39 Date 04/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURSO, STEPHANIE A Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $34,801.36 Date 07/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ETTEN, CYNTHIA L Employer name City of Albany Amount $34,801.24 Date 12/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARDO, LINDA D Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $34,800.94 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFF, PIERRE Employer name Village of Elmsford Amount $34,800.28 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMERNICK, KAREN A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $34,800.00 Date 10/28/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNGER, DARRYL J Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $34,799.88 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMMA, PAMELA D Employer name Oneida County Amount $34,799.77 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ROBERT M, JR Employer name Broome County Amount $34,799.48 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON-LAYTON, APRIL M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $34,799.44 Date 08/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZVALERIO, JENNY M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $34,799.02 Date 10/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLETT, JAMES M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $34,798.69 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System