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 PEDUZZI, EUGENE L Employer name Columbia County Amount $34,444.46 Date 09/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, VELINA A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $34,444.11 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSTIN, DENISE E Employer name Franklin County Amount $34,444.08 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEDERHOFER, RICK B Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $34,443.99 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMONDS, JANA M Employer name Sodus CSD Amount $34,443.59 Date 07/06/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, PEDRO O Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $34,443.15 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, MICHELE L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $34,443.02 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GERMAIN L Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $34,442.73 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUCKS, DENNIS D Employer name Village of Addison Amount $34,442.61 Date 03/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SAIN, KAREN A Employer name Wayne Co Water & Sewer Auth Amount $34,442.41 Date 07/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DANIEL A Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $34,442.37 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, ELAINA K Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $34,442.32 Date 04/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CENTANNI, DEBORAH A Employer name Berlin CSD Amount $34,442.08 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOLEY, BRIAN D Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $34,441.94 Date 07/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANFEAR, ALEXANDER R Employer name Village of Lake George Amount $34,441.93 Date 11/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDLUM, MARGARET C Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $34,441.85 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH- LA CLAIR, MARIE Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $34,441.60 Date 11/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, BRIAN E Employer name Town of Indian Lake Amount $34,440.80 Date 01/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASH, GEMMA G Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,440.71 Date 01/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC MURRAY, JAMES N, SR Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $34,440.60 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGISTER, DEREK A Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $34,440.24 Date 07/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIPPEE, ESTHER J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,439.65 Date 10/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, KATHY J Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $34,439.52 Date 11/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, NATHAN M Employer name Bath Mun Utility Commission Amount $34,439.45 Date 12/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS-KOEGEL, STEPHANIE M Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $34,439.17 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAKTOR, TED J Employer name Town of Forestport Amount $34,438.96 Date 07/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMLAW, KEVIN J Employer name Norwood-Norfolk CSD Amount $34,438.80 Date 10/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENGLER, LAURA C Employer name Hamilton County Amount $34,438.76 Date 03/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTO, DEBORAH R Employer name Wayne County Amount $34,438.75 Date 02/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDRIGAN, KRISTAL E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,438.74 Date 02/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINGS, CANDAIS L Employer name Wayne County Amount $34,438.73 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNS, CHRISTINE A Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $34,438.72 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAHL, JACQUELYN M Employer name Wayne County Amount $34,438.71 Date 10/12/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, VICTORIA E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,438.67 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TISO, LISA Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $34,438.39 Date 04/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRAF, KARIN P Employer name Webster CSD Amount $34,437.99 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, AMY M Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $34,437.96 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHLERS, ALLISON M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $34,437.84 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNT, SCOTT J Employer name Department of Health Amount $34,437.80 Date 07/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA SILVA, JASON R Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $34,437.78 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, ELIZABETH A Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $34,437.64 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPELLETT, KAREN A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $34,437.60 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, KENNETH K Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $34,437.56 Date 08/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHIO, MAUREEN A Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $34,437.52 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCOTTO, LINDA S Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $34,437.51 Date 07/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMBROSKI, TINA L Employer name Coxsackie-Athens CSD Amount $34,437.47 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, SHA'NIQUE M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $34,437.16 Date 04/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGLOIS, ELIZABETH A Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $34,437.04 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, KEITH Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $34,436.87 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, ROSANN Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $34,436.56 Date 01/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEARY, JAMES W Employer name Nassau County Amount $34,436.53 Date 11/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, NICOLAS L Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $34,436.38 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, SUSAN A Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $34,435.88 Date 04/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDICK, JENNIFER L Employer name Lewis County Amount $34,435.81 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVLICK, RUDOLPH V Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $34,435.49 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, DANIEL M Employer name City of Albany Amount $34,435.40 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LING, JEREMY M Employer name Town of Randolph Amount $34,435.37 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC FEE, DANIELLE M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $34,435.29 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, KEITH B, JR Employer name Tioga County Amount $34,435.00 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGHLEY, DEBORAH B Employer name Rhinebeck CSD Amount $34,434.85 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIMINO, ANNA D Employer name Rockland County Amount $34,434.70 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADUE, KAREN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $34,434.12 Date 07/31/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAMSLEY, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of Tuscarora Amount $34,433.45 Date 07/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, JEFFREY A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $34,433.29 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIATT, ROBERT A Employer name Town of Thompson Amount $34,433.23 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENRICK, ALICE H Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $34,433.19 Date 08/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODENWEISER, KAREN A Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $34,433.13 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBEY, TONYAMAREE H Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $34,432.91 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, FREDERICK D Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $34,432.90 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CHELSEA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,432.54 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POVEROMO, PAULA H Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $34,432.52 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVIN, THERESA M Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $34,432.39 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAREDES, LINDA F Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $34,432.26 Date 02/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPERSTEIN, CHRIS S Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $34,431.82 Date 05/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAND, JACQUELINE M Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $34,431.81 Date 07/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HE, HONGLING Employer name Onondaga County Amount $34,430.69 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERNAIL, JUSTIN R Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $34,430.31 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALEO, PATRICIA A Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $34,430.21 Date 09/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, SHEILA J Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $34,429.86 Date 12/30/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, JOSULYN Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $34,429.82 Date 12/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GREGOR, ROBERT J, II Employer name Massena CSD Amount $34,429.68 Date 10/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLUMPP, SHELLEY L Employer name Niagara County Amount $34,429.68 Date 07/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSER, STACEY L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $34,429.11 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEVES, MARIA T Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $34,429.06 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLS, GARY A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $34,428.78 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLI CARPINI, FRANCESCO Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $34,427.87 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKSON, ALICIA J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $34,427.84 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROW, JOHN L Employer name Wayne County Amount $34,427.73 Date 01/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRETT, BEATRICE Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $34,427.64 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGER, ANDREW E Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $34,427.37 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILES, JOHN E Employer name Schoharie County Amount $34,426.99 Date 04/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REA, JESSE A Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $34,426.70 Date 06/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, LYNETTE J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $34,426.35 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, CORINNE K Employer name Broome County Amount $34,426.23 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERIN, LINDA J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $34,426.13 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUY, BRIAN J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $34,425.90 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRYE, AMELIA H Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,425.74 Date 01/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIME, ROBERT Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $34,425.74 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUS, KELLY A Employer name Erie County Amount $34,425.60 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFLEGL, VIOLA E Employer name Greene County Amount $34,425.58 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System