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 HESSNEY, JUDITH A Employer name Victor CSD Amount $33,816.00 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOULIA, CRYSTAL S Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $33,815.57 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDERS, SUSAN I Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $33,815.24 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUDELL, KIMBERLY A Employer name Oswego County Amount $33,814.73 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, SHERYL M Employer name Sackets Harbor CSD Amount $33,814.71 Date 12/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DREW L Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $33,814.47 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERI, MARLENE V Employer name Erie County Amount $33,814.35 Date 03/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DEBORAH E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $33,814.17 Date 03/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELLARD, BRIDGETTE A Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $33,814.17 Date 11/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELLARD, BRIDGETTE A Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $33,814.17 Date 11/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVER, JENNIFER G Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $33,814.11 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAIN, ADAM P Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $33,813.91 Date 09/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAUGHTON, TRACY A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $33,813.84 Date 05/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIELLO, ADRIENNE E Employer name Herkimer County Amount $33,813.71 Date 01/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGIOLILLO, PATRICIA Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $33,813.54 Date 12/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS-ALLEN, KEITH W Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $33,813.41 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTILLO, JOSE A Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $33,813.11 Date 06/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, MARVIN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $33,813.11 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEGAN, ROSALIND T Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $33,813.01 Date 07/28/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASINSKI, COLLEEN R Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $33,812.72 Date 02/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIANSEN, EDWARD D Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $33,812.72 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINFIELD, TRAVIS C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $33,812.38 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRAHAM, DONALD J Employer name Delaware County Amount $33,812.32 Date 01/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITER, COLLEEN A Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $33,812.23 Date 04/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZI, JOAN R Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,812.11 Date 03/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, BARBARA J Employer name Akron CSD Amount $33,811.96 Date 04/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CLAIR, ELIZABETH A Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $33,811.88 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINEO, MARTHA A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $33,811.75 Date 07/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAREK, DIANE L Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $33,811.66 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, ABBY C Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $33,811.22 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESUTTO, JESSICA L Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $33,811.05 Date 05/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWITKOWSKI, CHRISTINA R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $33,810.94 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLOCK, JOETTA Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $33,810.80 Date 06/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SUSAN E Employer name Town of Massena Amount $33,810.75 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAQUIN, COURTNEY J Employer name Franklin County Amount $33,810.68 Date 07/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARA, DENISE G Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $33,810.54 Date 04/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, JENNIFER L Employer name Department of Health Amount $33,810.52 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILTON, WILLIAM Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $33,810.50 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIE, BARRY L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $33,810.12 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, MARC Employer name Broome County Amount $33,810.02 Date 03/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOOS, SUSAN J Employer name Caledonia-Mumford CSD Amount $33,810.02 Date 09/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHRISTINE M Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $33,809.95 Date 01/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORLIER, CHARLENE Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $33,809.69 Date 04/09/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MELISSA M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $33,809.44 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STETIN, TRACEY M Employer name Canajoharie CSD Amount $33,809.25 Date 10/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMBERT, REBECCA S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,808.89 Date 05/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEELEY, MATTHEW FRANCIS Employer name Department of Health Amount $33,808.14 Date 12/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLTZ, ANDREW M Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $33,807.92 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, CHRISTOPHER H Employer name Dutchess County Amount $33,807.86 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMMARATA, ANNAMARIE Employer name Department of Health Amount $33,807.80 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHWER, CHARLENE K Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $33,807.79 Date 06/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VYAS, JIGNESH R Employer name Department of Health Amount $33,807.72 Date 01/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALLEN, JUSTIN M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $33,807.54 Date 05/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIDSTONE, JESSICA L Employer name Brasher Falls CSD Amount $33,807.53 Date 10/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKER, MARY E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $33,807.28 Date 02/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATCH, DAVID M Employer name Cuba Rushford CSD Amount $33,806.90 Date 05/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANDS, HEATHER A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $33,806.78 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELYTOK, ASHLEY A Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $33,806.64 Date 01/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARBELL, CHRISTINE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $33,806.60 Date 06/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIELDS, CYNTHIA A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $33,806.54 Date 07/26/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVANDA, VINCENT J Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $33,806.51 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERIDUN, CYNTHIA Employer name Putnam County Amount $33,806.50 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKLOW, CATHERINE M Employer name Town of Marlborough Amount $33,806.50 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEECHER, TINA LEE Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $33,806.47 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'IMPERIO, DAWN L Employer name Putnam County Amount $33,806.46 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH-STEFL, ERIN G Employer name Town of Bethel Amount $33,805.98 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARTAGLIA, JOSEPH A Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $33,805.79 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, EVELYN B Employer name Greene County Amount $33,805.70 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCH, GARRETT R Employer name Village of Ocean Beach Amount $33,805.61 Date 05/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILEY, CHRISTINE M Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $33,805.20 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, JOHN H Employer name Broome County Amount $33,805.09 Date 01/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, GEORGIA M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $33,805.01 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON-BROWN, ROBERT J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $33,804.96 Date 10/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, CRAIG A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $33,804.80 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOWELL, PAMELA Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $33,804.41 Date 06/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEPF, EILEEN M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $33,804.16 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, YUK L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $33,803.95 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECINE, LUISA Employer name Greene County Amount $33,803.94 Date 02/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINE, MELANY L Employer name Brasher Falls CSD Amount $33,803.81 Date 09/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, STEPHEN M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $33,803.77 Date 02/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARELLO, JEFFREY M Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $33,803.60 Date 07/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BECKFORD-CAMPBELL, ELEANOR W Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $33,802.96 Date 09/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DOUGLAS W Employer name Town of Lincoln Amount $33,802.93 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $33,802.81 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRASS, THERESA A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $33,802.32 Date 05/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURGEOIS, TRAVIS P Employer name Nassau County Amount $33,801.91 Date 05/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DANIEL J Employer name Delaware County Amount $33,801.77 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHLEISEN, JOHN J, II Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $33,801.76 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVALOS, DAWN M Employer name Byron-Bergen CSD Amount $33,801.29 Date 04/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORI, ELLARY J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $33,801.09 Date 05/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEAY, JOHN, JR Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $33,801.01 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, QUIN DISA R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,800.93 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ-MENDEZ, MICHELLE Employer name Livingston County Amount $33,800.79 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, KIMBERLY F Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $33,800.70 Date 06/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRIVENS, MATTHEW T Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,800.32 Date 06/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLURA, KEVIN M Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $33,799.94 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, JAMES N Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $33,799.80 Date 06/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, SHAWN M Employer name Wayne County Amount $33,799.64 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGE, CRETINA A Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $33,799.59 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORD, DAVID J Employer name City of Corning Amount $33,799.51 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System