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 CONGDON, SARON E Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $31,120.44 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAND, KATHLEEN M Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $31,120.24 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIESOWICZ, TYLER J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $31,119.57 Date 07/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETER, RYAN X Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $31,119.54 Date 11/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, OWEN H Employer name Pocantico Hills CSD Amount $31,119.39 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDEAU, STEPHANIE L Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $31,119.20 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, LINDA D Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,118.69 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, MARJORIE A Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $31,118.66 Date 06/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, HARRIETTE F Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $31,118.56 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNBULL, MATTHEW A Employer name Orange County Amount $31,118.46 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYER, THOMAS J Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $31,118.43 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NITTI, HEATHER L Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $31,118.23 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNUR, MICHAEL D Employer name Greene County Amount $31,117.96 Date 10/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVER, SUSAN M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $31,117.60 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNIGAN, COLLEEN M Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $31,117.52 Date 03/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, HOLLY A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $31,117.50 Date 01/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONDA, WENDY S Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $31,117.38 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILDS, CASEY W Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $31,117.29 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZLER, PATRICIA M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $31,117.03 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, THOMAS S Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $31,116.71 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGAD, GEORGIA MAE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $31,116.62 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEETS, MARY ELLEN Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,116.58 Date 06/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $31,116.53 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNELL, CHERYL A Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $31,116.01 Date 07/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, KELSEY M Employer name Town of Greece Amount $31,115.79 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROUGH, MELVIN J, III Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $31,115.77 Date 05/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, MICHAEL C Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $31,115.72 Date 06/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, LEON Employer name Webster CSD Amount $31,115.71 Date 03/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BRENDA L Employer name Chenango County Amount $31,115.05 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERTON-TURNER, CHERYL A Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $31,114.83 Date 06/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, STACY L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $31,114.83 Date 03/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, EUGENE J Employer name Town of Lloyd Amount $31,113.94 Date 09/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARROTTA, TONY Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $31,113.87 Date 02/19/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, DAVID L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $31,113.76 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTALVO, GERMAN, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $31,113.65 Date 08/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, ANGELA C Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $31,113.62 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, GENELL Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $31,113.53 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, JAMES T Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $31,112.50 Date 06/26/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, AMY P Employer name Chenango County Amount $31,112.46 Date 08/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKER, WAYNE D Employer name Erie County Amount $31,112.35 Date 01/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMBRANO, JOHN E Employer name Rockland County Amount $31,112.25 Date 08/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, BRIAN T Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $31,111.57 Date 12/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVINSKY, EVE R Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $31,111.52 Date 10/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREER, DANIEL R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $31,111.51 Date 08/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLL, PAMELA K Employer name Ripley CSD Amount $31,111.50 Date 04/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIZON, JASMINE C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $31,111.26 Date 12/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVALSKY, RICHARD V Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $31,111.17 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, JULIANNE M Employer name Orleans County Amount $31,111.16 Date 10/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DORIS S Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $31,110.72 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATURSO, NICHOLAS A Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $31,110.08 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKSON, BARBARA J Employer name Harpursville CSD Amount $31,110.00 Date 09/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCH, HOLLY C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $31,109.54 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORMS, TERRI E Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $31,109.50 Date 02/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYLSMA, JASON A Employer name Town of New Scotland Amount $31,109.43 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ELLIGOTT, DAVID J Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $31,109.35 Date 12/31/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, NEKIA L Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $31,109.26 Date 06/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARLSTEIN-LEDERER, RANDI Employer name South Orangetown CSD Amount $31,109.00 Date 04/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, TODD A Employer name Niagara County Amount $31,108.42 Date 05/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, PENNY L Employer name Holley CSD Amount $31,108.20 Date 01/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOUDA, DARLENE M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $31,107.84 Date 11/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, TRACY E Employer name Niagara County Amount $31,107.36 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, LANCE W Employer name Town of Schroon Amount $31,107.01 Date 07/20/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNE, ALVION Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $31,107.00 Date 01/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RONALD J, JR Employer name Sidney CSD Amount $31,106.86 Date 06/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRESKA, ASHLEY I Employer name Tompkins County Amount $31,105.78 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIOLA, ROBERT Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $31,105.74 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTON, LYNDA L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $31,105.10 Date 12/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOIT, DIANE A Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $31,104.76 Date 01/31/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANISZEWSKI, MATTHEW J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $31,104.09 Date 09/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIAMPI, PHILIP C Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $31,103.57 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, ROBERT P Employer name Village of Lowville Amount $31,103.44 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUSSEAU, CURTIS S Employer name Town of Elizabethtown Amount $31,103.38 Date 02/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORI, SARAH C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $31,103.37 Date 04/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GARRAH, LAURA M Employer name Orange County Amount $31,103.19 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONE, SHARON A Employer name Pavilion CSD Amount $31,103.19 Date 02/14/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, LEANNE S Employer name Niagara County Amount $31,103.17 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERTON, REBECCA A Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $31,103.01 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARULLO, AMANDA M Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $31,102.91 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMER, DENISE M Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $31,102.88 Date 04/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BHATIA, SAVITRI Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $31,101.80 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEITZ, JACQUELINE M Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $31,101.27 Date 10/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, CARRIE A Employer name Broome County Amount $31,100.20 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, AMY M Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $31,100.20 Date 07/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, LISA J Employer name Warsaw CSD Amount $31,099.20 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUT, MICHELLE Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $31,098.80 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ROBERT B Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $31,098.27 Date 05/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULTZ, DEBRA A Employer name Byron-Bergen CSD Amount $31,097.83 Date 11/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKWAY, LUISE R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $31,097.80 Date 09/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, CHANTA Y Employer name Orange County Amount $31,097.35 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEY, MICHAEL J Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $31,097.24 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAVEY, SCOTT M Employer name Department of Health Amount $31,097.22 Date 09/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCK, RACHEL M Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,097.21 Date 12/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, CAROLYN D Employer name Town of Lockport Amount $31,096.89 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, SHARYL L Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $31,096.85 Date 04/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, MARY E Employer name Sullivan County Amount $31,096.79 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILROY, AMY T Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $31,096.50 Date 09/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZZO, LINDA J Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $31,096.29 Date 10/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYLEY, PATRICIA M Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $31,096.18 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, JERRY W Employer name Town of Lake Pleasant Amount $31,096.17 Date 01/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSCRI, DAWN M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $31,095.89 Date 05/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System