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 MARYHUGH, MITCHELL R Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $31,990.96 Date 01/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATZA, JENNIFER L Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $31,990.84 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIS, SHARON L Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $31,990.70 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBBINS, DIANE L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $31,990.43 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHELL, GEORGIA A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $31,990.41 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPPOLD, MARTHA E Employer name Blind Brook-Rye UFSD Amount $31,990.30 Date 09/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIANO, EILEEN Employer name Greenwood Lake UFSD Amount $31,990.25 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CESARE, ANNA M Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $31,989.94 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, JEFFERY L Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,989.56 Date 12/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAMPHIL, MARIE EVELYNE Employer name Broome County Amount $31,989.33 Date 09/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA TONA, MICHAEL Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $31,989.04 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGALI, LARISA Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $31,988.78 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEHR, ISAAC A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $31,988.70 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOKE, TERRY D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $31,988.56 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITEO, JESSIE Employer name Fulton County Amount $31,988.51 Date 07/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, LACI N Employer name Wayne County Amount $31,988.51 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, JENNIFER L Employer name Oswego County Amount $31,987.95 Date 03/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, BETTY L Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $31,987.60 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATI, ROSEMARY Employer name Albany Parking Authority Amount $31,987.26 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLANI, THOMAS A Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $31,987.20 Date 09/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMAINO, NANCY M Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $31,986.87 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMIEDY, MICHELE M Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $31,986.83 Date 01/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, KRYSTYNA S Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $31,986.75 Date 10/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLIVAN, RACHEL L Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $31,986.59 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, ANNE M Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $31,986.55 Date 03/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADILLA, JAMES E Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $31,986.34 Date 04/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENTS, JONATHAN L Employer name Cornell University Amount $31,986.32 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDES, JUDITH B Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $31,986.19 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURLING, KIRBY S Employer name Town of Hector Amount $31,986.04 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MENAMIN, SCOTT B Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $31,986.02 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOIVIK, AMBER M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $31,985.94 Date 12/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHWALD, WENDY A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $31,985.85 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDI, SCOTT R Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $31,985.75 Date 05/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, TRISH A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $31,984.92 Date 03/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, GREGORY E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $31,984.92 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIPPING, BRIAN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $31,984.83 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLY, DAVID DOUGLAS Employer name Tompkins County Amount $31,984.73 Date 12/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, JONATHAN C Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $31,983.75 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTMEYER, SHARON L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $31,983.59 Date 03/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSCHETTER, JON M Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,983.32 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEABODY, SARA R Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $31,983.20 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEGNER, NATHAN J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $31,982.93 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, KATHLEEN M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $31,982.25 Date 12/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, SARAH E Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $31,982.21 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAWLAK, PAUL Employer name Town of Friendship Amount $31,982.03 Date 08/31/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIDMANN, KATHLEEN P Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $31,981.54 Date 01/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, JOLENE M Employer name Milford CSD Amount $31,981.53 Date 10/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARLOW, DAWN M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $31,981.37 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELLER, SHELLY A Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $31,981.18 Date 06/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSIDINE, NANCY Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $31,981.12 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, SANDRA J Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $31,980.96 Date 11/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLON, AMANDA A Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $31,980.82 Date 01/24/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEPLER, DEBRA L Employer name Watkins Glen-CSD Amount $31,980.64 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISENGARD, JUDY M Employer name Groton Housing Authority Amount $31,980.50 Date 03/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSETT, JACQUELINE A Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $31,980.17 Date 09/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN-STEINER, SAMUEL B Employer name East Rochester UFSD Amount $31,980.00 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDERER, DEBRA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $31,979.92 Date 05/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARMETER, EMILY J Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $31,979.66 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLEY, JENNIFER L Employer name Otsego County Amount $31,979.54 Date 12/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANGER, TERRY L, JR Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $31,979.18 Date 10/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASEDOW, DEBRA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $31,978.79 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULP, DONNA R Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $31,978.72 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTARY, RACHEL C Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $31,978.34 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTMAN, SAMANTHA R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $31,978.10 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARBERA, VICTOR D Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $31,977.95 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAMONE, NICOLE L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $31,977.93 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, TAMMY M Employer name Franklin County Amount $31,977.73 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JOSE ANGEL Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $31,977.68 Date 07/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYKE, KEVIN C Employer name Village of Clifton Springs Amount $31,977.51 Date 04/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, BRITTANY L Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $31,977.40 Date 06/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAPAN, VELIMIIR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $31,977.32 Date 11/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JESSICA B Employer name Clinton County Amount $31,977.17 Date 06/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, ROBERT W Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $31,977.00 Date 02/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, SAMANTHA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $31,976.53 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYSON, RASHAD S Employer name City of Troy Amount $31,976.50 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROPER, REBEKAH B Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $31,976.50 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, STEPHEN P Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $31,976.30 Date 08/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WU, KWEI-HWEI Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $31,975.92 Date 11/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFT, JEANETTE Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,975.78 Date 11/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBERMEIER, SUSAN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $31,975.78 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, PAMELA A Employer name Town of German Flatts Amount $31,975.04 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELLANA, CHERYL A Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $31,975.02 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWENEY, WAYNE J Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $31,974.81 Date 06/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LANCE A Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $31,974.41 Date 03/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTEL, NORMAN C, II Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $31,974.10 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOREMAN, REGINOLD Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $31,973.80 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, JENNIFER E Employer name Wyoming County Amount $31,973.09 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, LARRY L Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $31,972.93 Date 01/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVE, LEO B, JR Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $31,972.49 Date 01/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSEN, BRIAN W Employer name St Francis School For Deaf Amount $31,972.17 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, PATRICK J Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $31,972.08 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUTSCHLER, KELLY M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $31,971.93 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, ROBERT, JR Employer name Office of General Services Amount $31,971.60 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARZILLO, PHILLIP T Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $31,971.40 Date 03/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, SUSAN L Employer name Broome County Amount $31,971.10 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAM, PHAT T Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $31,970.71 Date 03/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONITZER, JACQUELINE M Employer name Erie County Amount $31,969.94 Date 09/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELFAIR, JOHN W Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $31,969.94 Date 09/06/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUBOLINO, NICOLE J E Employer name Jefferson County Amount $31,969.89 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIGERT, THOMAS A, SR Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $31,969.48 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System