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 SHAW, MARY J Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $31,331.75 Date 08/03/1964 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODSON, SCOTT E Employer name Oneida County Amount $31,331.74 Date 02/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, DOUGLAS R Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $31,331.68 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESSLER, ALEXANDER D Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $31,331.30 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MELISSA A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $31,330.96 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENO, PEDRO Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $31,330.82 Date 11/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINNER, AMY S Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $31,330.40 Date 12/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDY, SARAH Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $31,330.15 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKWORTH, TONYA Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $31,329.71 Date 09/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES-JETER, LYDIA Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $31,329.54 Date 01/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARDSLEY, NANCY A Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $31,329.32 Date 03/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, HAMANDRAWATEE SINGH Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $31,329.32 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSE, MARY L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $31,329.26 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERNER, DOUGLAS H Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $31,328.95 Date 01/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, MITCHELL DAVID Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $31,328.58 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, CAROL A Employer name Cornell University Amount $31,328.19 Date 02/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNITTER, MARY KAY Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,328.01 Date 02/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIELEN, MARCIN Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $31,327.88 Date 01/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSEY, ARNOLD D Employer name Newfield CSD Amount $31,327.68 Date 06/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORN, JOSHUA R Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $31,327.60 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICKS, CURTIS W Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $31,327.59 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFREY, TERRY A Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $31,327.09 Date 11/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, SHERILYN A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $31,326.98 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, JAMES Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $31,326.90 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, INGRID Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $31,326.74 Date 12/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORIANO, RAYMOND Employer name Village of East Hills Amount $31,326.50 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUESLER, MARGARET L Employer name Edinburg Common Sd Amount $31,326.40 Date 09/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, KIM R Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $31,323.80 Date 05/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, SARAH M Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $31,323.15 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, MARY Employer name Dutchess County Amount $31,323.06 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIBBY, LORI A Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,323.04 Date 04/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, CHRISTINE A Employer name Lansingburgh CSD at Troy Amount $31,322.95 Date 02/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVERANCE, EVAN M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $31,322.91 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, DONNA A Employer name Delaware County Amount $31,322.54 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYTON, WENDY S Employer name Delaware County Amount $31,322.53 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, BARBARA Y Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $31,322.30 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTAMARIA, MILENA Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $31,322.25 Date 05/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ-ABREU, KATIRIA B Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $31,322.00 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, DIANE Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $31,321.81 Date 11/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, SUSAN M Employer name Lewis County Amount $31,321.73 Date 02/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GESMUNDO, MARGHERITA R Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $31,320.09 Date 03/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMILLARD, VERONICA T Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $31,320.05 Date 03/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODBURN, DAWN E Employer name Town of Livonia Amount $31,319.60 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENZAMICI, MARY M Employer name Somers CSD Amount $31,319.53 Date 11/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ALFREDO Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $31,319.51 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, JOSHUA I Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $31,319.41 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTTAN, MARY B Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $31,319.20 Date 09/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, LINDA S Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $31,319.19 Date 08/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, CHARLETTA L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $31,319.14 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, GARY G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $31,319.05 Date 11/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZAL, CYNTHIA A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $31,318.23 Date 04/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASSMAN, CINDY Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $31,318.16 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, KRISTOPHER P Employer name Town of Salamanca Amount $31,317.73 Date 06/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNELLO, JOANNE J Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $31,317.64 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODFELLOW, PATRICIA A Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $31,316.52 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUPE, EVELYN M Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $31,316.46 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUMAN, JULIE I Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $31,316.35 Date 06/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATISTA, FLORIS Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $31,316.08 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILK, NANCY L Employer name Town of Hancock Amount $31,315.70 Date 08/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, DAWN L Employer name Weedsport CSD Amount $31,315.35 Date 12/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKORUPSKI, TERESA J Employer name Akron CSD Amount $31,314.72 Date 03/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GRAVIO, NICHOLAS P Employer name Webster CSD Amount $31,314.59 Date 04/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORINO, MICHAEL D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $31,314.58 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPARDI, BONNIE Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $31,314.27 Date 08/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, MARIA D Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $31,314.13 Date 04/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON-JOHNSON, JEANETTE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $31,314.03 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCZKOWSKI, DENNIS Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $31,313.82 Date 12/16/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO VETRO, MARIE A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $31,313.77 Date 01/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, FRANK S Employer name Town of Chili Amount $31,313.65 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $31,313.62 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNELL, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Village of Cornwall Amount $31,313.60 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, GARY D Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $31,313.59 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARQUART, MICHELLE A Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $31,312.78 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENKRANSE, WILLIAM Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $31,312.65 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROODENBURG, MARY ELLEN Employer name Cortland County Amount $31,312.57 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENOW, PAUL J Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $31,312.30 Date 02/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, MELITZA Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $31,312.13 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, JOHN F Employer name Honeoye CSD Amount $31,311.44 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLASE, LAURIE A Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $31,311.39 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ELKENNY, KEVIN P Employer name Avoca CSD Amount $31,311.33 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, HANNAH K Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $31,311.17 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GLAUFLIN, MICHAEL M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $31,310.65 Date 11/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, MICHAEL P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $31,310.59 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANKS, DOUGLAS C, JR Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $31,310.16 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, SHANNON M Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $31,309.19 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEITZER, DEBRA A Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $31,308.94 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIARMONTE, JEFFREY M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $31,308.92 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURFEE, NATHANIEL A Employer name Village of Tupper Lake Amount $31,308.80 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARNEY, PATRICK T Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $31,308.73 Date 05/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGATIES, DAVE Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $31,308.72 Date 07/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZUPRYNSKI, GLORIA Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $31,308.70 Date 08/09/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENHAW, PAUL Employer name New York Public Library Amount $31,308.18 Date 08/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSO, SAMANTHA L Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $31,307.75 Date 08/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUSE, KAYLA A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $31,307.60 Date 11/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUCHAN, KRISTIN L Employer name Erie County Amount $31,307.51 Date 10/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERMAN, REBECCA S Employer name Lewis County Amount $31,307.45 Date 01/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUELL, ROBERT D Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $31,307.44 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, VIVENE C Employer name Office of General Services Amount $31,307.43 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, ANNE F Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $31,307.39 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, APRIL C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $31,307.16 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System