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 SATTERLEE, JENNIFER R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $32,624.45 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIADZIO, JASON J Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $32,624.28 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOJANOV, THOMAS P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $32,623.97 Date 06/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, LEONA P Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $32,623.82 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, EDWIN Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $32,623.28 Date 08/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HOOSER, LOUISE M Employer name Levittown Public Library Amount $32,623.25 Date 09/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANACH, CATHERINE M Employer name Genesee County Amount $32,623.17 Date 05/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATOS, LEESANDRA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $32,622.87 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEILSON, BONNIE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $32,622.65 Date 03/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, PATRICIA M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $32,622.63 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYNOR, JUDITH Employer name Nassau County Amount $32,622.38 Date 02/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, STEFFAN I Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $32,622.38 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUHRKEN, LOREN S Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $32,622.13 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTHARD, ALANNA E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $32,621.86 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC VEIGH, SUSAN L Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $32,621.64 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELAN, DEBRA J Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $32,621.45 Date 10/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARNISH, TAMERINE F Employer name Erie County Amount $32,621.40 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, ROBERT A Employer name Town of Preston Amount $32,620.98 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDOZA, LUPE A Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $32,620.92 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, ANN M Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $32,620.80 Date 01/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCATO, JOHN J Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $32,620.20 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAZIANI, JAMES T Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $32,620.11 Date 07/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, DANIEL G Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $32,619.95 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, STEVEN C Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $32,619.64 Date 12/08/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLOWS, LINDA Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $32,619.52 Date 05/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVLING, CYNTHIA A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $32,619.36 Date 12/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSSOW, MELISSA C Employer name Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $32,619.23 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASWELL, JOSHUA A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $32,619.20 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, MICHAEL J Employer name Westchester County Amount $32,618.94 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAVALIER, FRANCIS Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $32,618.89 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLENS, JENNIFER L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $32,618.79 Date 03/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ASHLEY N Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $32,618.78 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTIGLIONE, CHRISTINE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $32,618.63 Date 06/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUSZESKI, KAREN A Employer name Department of Health Amount $32,618.62 Date 04/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOUGH, LAURA J Employer name Seneca County Amount $32,618.58 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLISS, LAURA B Employer name Essex County Amount $32,618.40 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOKES, SHANNON N Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $32,618.37 Date 11/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANZA, STEPHANIE E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $32,618.00 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFRANCE, KATHLEEN J Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $32,617.44 Date 02/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIBURCIO, MAIRA Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $32,617.33 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIEVA, EILEEN F Employer name Ramapo Catskill Library System Amount $32,616.99 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULBERT, JOHN L Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $32,616.86 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSEY, TRAVIS E Employer name Schoharie County Amount $32,616.74 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, SAMUEL V Employer name Albany County Amount $32,616.46 Date 05/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JESSICA L Employer name Delaware County Amount $32,616.17 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELECIO, YISELL M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $32,616.16 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIDINGS, ROBERT J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $32,616.14 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREGO, CHRISTY M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $32,616.14 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONITSKI, DIANE Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $32,616.14 Date 11/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, DEBRA A Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $32,616.14 Date 07/11/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIDY, KATHLEEN A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $32,616.14 Date 11/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORLOCK, PATRICIA A Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $32,616.14 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWELL, JULIE K Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $32,616.13 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNDEL, JULIA L Employer name Indian Lake CSD Amount $32,616.05 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JOANNE M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $32,615.98 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUGHRAN, JAMES F Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $32,615.67 Date 03/07/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, PINA Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $32,615.36 Date 03/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPUCK, STEVEN Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $32,615.16 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL FORNO, MATILDA T Employer name Highland CSD Amount $32,614.89 Date 09/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, ELIZABETH Employer name Albany County Amount $32,614.86 Date 11/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUAREZ, LUIS Employer name Village of Brightwaters Amount $32,614.62 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADOMSKI, DANIEL S Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $32,613.92 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOHLFEIL, MARK R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $32,613.78 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MICHELL L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $32,613.73 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINER, DAVID E Employer name Tompkins County Amount $32,613.67 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, ANTHONY H Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $32,613.49 Date 07/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SUSAN J Employer name Rhinebeck CSD Amount $32,613.41 Date 05/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVALLEE-COOK, KIMBERLEE A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $32,613.41 Date 10/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRARAGEN, JUSTIN T Employer name Crandall Library Amount $32,613.34 Date 05/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, SUE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $32,613.08 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, SHARON L Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $32,612.86 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, BRIAN M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $32,612.28 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONTI, SALVADOR A Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $32,612.16 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENSLEY, DAVID M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $32,611.94 Date 02/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSDORF, SHARON K Employer name Weedsport CSD Amount $32,611.92 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVALCHOUKOFF, NICHOLAS J Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $32,611.53 Date 08/08/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, KARL A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $32,611.18 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOPER, DANIEL J Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $32,611.00 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETESS, ROSE ANN Employer name Sullivan County Amount $32,610.99 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENGO, ROXANNE M Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $32,610.94 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALL, MELISSA J Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $32,610.71 Date 09/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONDEAU, BRYAN E Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $32,610.58 Date 09/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICHELE, LYNN C Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $32,610.30 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALESZCZAK, KATHLEEN M Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $32,609.98 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, VIVIAN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $32,609.75 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISTA, WENDY M Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $32,609.29 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEARY, KATHERINE J Employer name Office NYS Inspector General Amount $32,609.06 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, DARLENE Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $32,608.92 Date 10/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, JOANNA M Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $32,608.83 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALYER, GENEEN M Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $32,608.50 Date 03/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIRA, ANA M Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $32,607.97 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODBEE, REGINA Employer name Albany County Amount $32,607.47 Date 02/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'GORMAN, MARGARET Employer name Avon CSD Amount $32,607.21 Date 10/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABICZ, TRACY M Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $32,607.12 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYE, EDWARD S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $32,606.86 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNIN, CHRISTINA M Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $32,606.65 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, MELISSA R Employer name Cortland County Amount $32,606.64 Date 04/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINCON, JACINTO C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $32,606.53 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORANO, KRISTEN J Employer name Eden CSD Amount $32,606.46 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERTZ, RICHELLE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $32,606.40 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System