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 FREY, KRISTEN M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $31,156.67 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACHERT, MAUREEN E Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $31,156.36 Date 03/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIFOLCO, ALBERT R Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $31,156.21 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPIN, ROBERT D Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,156.19 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELINGE, JENNIFER L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $31,156.15 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVISKI, DESTINY A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $31,156.08 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTS, ANICA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $31,155.79 Date 11/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, JOSEPH W Employer name Lyncourt UFSD Amount $31,155.73 Date 10/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOKUS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $31,155.36 Date 08/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, JOSH R Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $31,155.34 Date 09/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASHEEN-SOUSIE, CANDICE R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $31,155.25 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NOVA, NANCY L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $31,155.07 Date 04/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIERSON, SUI MEI Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $31,155.07 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, JACQUELYN C Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $31,154.63 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, DEBORA M Employer name Cazenovia CSD Amount $31,154.59 Date 10/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPYTKO, KATHLEEN W Employer name Richfield Springs CSD Amount $31,154.51 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODRICH, MARSHA L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $31,154.49 Date 11/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, KELLY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,154.45 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALCZAK, MARYBETH A Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $31,154.19 Date 09/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDER, TREVOR W Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $31,153.90 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEECHER, KATHLEEN E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $31,153.77 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, LAURENNE A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $31,153.54 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMAN, ANNA E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $31,153.39 Date 02/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKOWITZ, JENNA Employer name Westchester County Amount $31,153.26 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLACCO, MICHELE L Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $31,152.36 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROPER, DUVANIA A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $31,152.32 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMONS, TRISH R Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $31,152.17 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, THOMAS L Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $31,152.13 Date 11/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALEK, MARCIE A Employer name Broome County Amount $31,152.11 Date 07/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCEL, BETHANY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $31,151.94 Date 10/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARVELO, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $31,151.87 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTFALL, JOHN R Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $31,151.79 Date 05/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, TAMMY L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $31,151.71 Date 06/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, WILLIAM J Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $31,151.63 Date 05/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAVOY, STEVEN V Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $31,151.44 Date 05/31/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRANTUONO, LEO Employer name Oceanside Sanitary District #7 Amount $31,151.03 Date 02/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSERE, JUDITH A Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $31,150.85 Date 11/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARKINS, JAMES J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $31,150.49 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, ADAM P Employer name Office of General Services Amount $31,150.41 Date 06/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLSON, KEITH Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $31,150.15 Date 04/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMO, JOHN J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $31,150.03 Date 08/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC AULIFFE, MARIA E Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $31,149.75 Date 07/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JOHN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,149.59 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYCE, JUDY Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $31,149.27 Date 08/11/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKAJANI, RYAN C Employer name Erie County Amount $31,149.25 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDOW, SUSAN B Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $31,149.19 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, DANIEL A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $31,149.12 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, ANN M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $31,149.03 Date 07/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLEY, SHANNON M Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $31,148.95 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUETI, MARIA A Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $31,148.80 Date 06/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, ALISON Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $31,148.80 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYROTYNSKI, REBBECA O Employer name Department of Health Amount $31,148.35 Date 08/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, CODY J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $31,148.17 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGDEN, CAROL L Employer name Yates County Amount $31,148.04 Date 01/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, MARGARET W Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $31,147.77 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEDITA, JACK H Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $31,147.76 Date 09/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLIER, JACQUELINE M Employer name Town of Wawarsing Amount $31,147.71 Date 02/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LASHAY U Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $31,147.52 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC AVOY, COLLEEN S Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $31,147.51 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINKER, SHANNON B Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $31,147.51 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VOIE, DENISE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $31,147.37 Date 01/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, LINDA L Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $31,147.36 Date 10/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRICK, BRENDAN M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $31,147.35 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEDDEAU, DAWN M Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $31,147.27 Date 05/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, JAISY Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $31,147.25 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRISTOFFERSEN, BARBARA A Employer name Potsdam CSD Amount $31,147.12 Date 01/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESCH, MARY C Employer name Department of Health Amount $31,147.01 Date 07/03/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NESS, JEREMY E Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $31,146.80 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIN, LISA K Employer name Delaware County Amount $31,146.73 Date 01/30/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SELMO, GREGORY Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $31,146.68 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEDY, TRAVIS S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $31,146.67 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOZNACK, THOMAS M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $31,146.67 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENEY, VERONICA L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $31,146.67 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELKINANI, ABUBAKR K Employer name Education Department Amount $31,146.55 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JONATHAN A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $31,146.44 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTOR, MARIAN E Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $31,146.24 Date 10/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAKICH, DIANE F Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $31,146.14 Date 11/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYSE, NEREIDA Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $31,146.08 Date 12/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, DEBRA A Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $31,145.78 Date 12/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TYRONE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $31,145.67 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLCHETTI, GREGORY L Employer name Town of Southeast Amount $31,145.36 Date 01/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERCOLLONE, RICHARD W Employer name Town of Southeast Amount $31,145.36 Date 03/20/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, AMY I Employer name Cortland County Amount $31,145.24 Date 02/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERSON, GILBERT Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $31,145.14 Date 09/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAWLEY, NICOLE K Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $31,144.88 Date 11/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REHAC, MOLLY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $31,144.76 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMA, KATHLEEN M Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $31,144.72 Date 12/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, MARY E Employer name Department of Health Amount $31,144.68 Date 10/13/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVITT, RANDY P Employer name Lake George CSD Amount $31,144.34 Date 06/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEGMAN, JOSETTE M Employer name East Rochester UFSD Amount $31,143.94 Date 03/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGAN, ELAINE M Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $31,142.91 Date 09/16/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOAN S Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $31,142.84 Date 01/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIGELMAN, JESSICA Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $31,142.73 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPER, MARY E Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $31,142.49 Date 10/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRONSTEIN, MATTHEW Z Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $31,142.34 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCIA, JULIANA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $31,142.34 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERAZ, ANUM Employer name Cornell University Amount $31,142.01 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANACK, BOBBI J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,141.68 Date 10/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKSON, ELIZABETH M Employer name Albany County Amount $31,141.12 Date 02/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOK, ROBIN E Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $31,141.04 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System