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 DEMBER, SHARON M Employer name Baldwin Public Library Amount $31,016.63 Date 01/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITHS, JAMES F Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $31,016.25 Date 10/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROKOSCH, STEVEN T Employer name Oneida County Amount $31,016.18 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, MICHAEL D Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $31,015.97 Date 04/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ANTHONY J Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $31,015.54 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, JOANNE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $31,015.31 Date 04/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, TIMOTHY O Employer name Parishville-Hopkinton CSD Amount $31,015.15 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PERCHE, DOUGLAS M Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $31,015.05 Date 11/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, LYNN S Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $31,014.97 Date 02/21/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCKO, JOHN W Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $31,014.28 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, KAREN J Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $31,014.12 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EKLUND, KATHLEEN Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $31,014.11 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBER, ROBERT A Employer name Erie County Amount $31,014.09 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALL, FARRELL P Employer name Village of Speculator Amount $31,014.08 Date 07/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDER, JUDY M Employer name Chateaugay CSD Amount $31,014.05 Date 09/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMASHKO, WALTER A Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $31,013.83 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIERGANNS, JACOB, JR Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $31,013.80 Date 06/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVARRO, GIANCARLO Employer name Westchester County Amount $31,013.41 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, LILLIE A Employer name Clinton County Amount $31,013.31 Date 07/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, MAE L Employer name Cornell University Amount $31,013.30 Date 01/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONELL, SHAUNA L Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $31,012.86 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, ELAINE L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $31,012.80 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGSDON, BRIAN J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $31,012.80 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINBERGER, PAUL J Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $31,012.51 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIANTLING, CUNG L Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $31,012.29 Date 10/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNSER, TRACEY A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $31,012.16 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORREST, DAVID M Employer name Chemung County Amount $31,012.03 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERIN, KYLE Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $31,011.91 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALPIN, JESSICA E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $31,011.66 Date 07/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCHSENBEIN, GARY R Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $31,011.19 Date 01/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNUUTI, AMY D Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $31,010.95 Date 09/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTNAM-RAFFERTY, LORRIE E Employer name Essex County Amount $31,010.91 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABUDA, STEPHEN E, SR Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $31,010.57 Date 07/14/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, MARISA Employer name Merrick Library Amount $31,010.24 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEELE, RYANN M Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $31,010.21 Date 11/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEELEY, JAMES C Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $31,009.82 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELIAS, KRYSTYNA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $31,009.30 Date 01/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, GLENDA L Employer name Salem CSD Amount $31,008.84 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH-KRASZ, JENNIFER R Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,008.39 Date 10/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, LYNN M Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $31,008.20 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALAGISI, BRIENNA JO M Employer name Fulton County Amount $31,008.19 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOOLEY, PATRICIA N Employer name Cornell University Amount $31,008.02 Date 08/11/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, COLETTE T Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $31,007.93 Date 10/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABIAN, ANA M Employer name Albany County Amount $31,007.61 Date 10/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWORTH, DEBRA L Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $31,007.34 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSTIC, CALVIN L Employer name Wayne County Amount $31,007.30 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZUTO, AMANDA M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $31,007.24 Date 12/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, TERRI L Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $31,006.87 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, KENNETH Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $31,006.56 Date 04/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, DANA M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $31,006.50 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYON, JON M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $31,006.28 Date 04/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEGEL, JAMES Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $31,006.25 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, STEPHEN E Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $31,006.07 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKS, BRYANT L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $31,005.83 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINGROVE, CHANDRA M Employer name Niagara County Amount $31,005.67 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAUSTEIN, DEBRA L Employer name Somers CSD Amount $31,005.65 Date 11/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, MARIANNE Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $31,005.59 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, BERNADETTE M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $31,005.53 Date 10/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDEN, ERICA L Employer name Village of Brockport Amount $31,005.40 Date 10/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKE, OLADEJI A Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $31,005.35 Date 09/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINTUP, LYNETTE S Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $31,005.34 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEFF, AMANDA J Employer name Herkimer County Amount $31,005.27 Date 05/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIZBE, LYNDA L Employer name Fulton County Amount $31,004.97 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDINE, JOYCE W Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $31,004.31 Date 02/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIESE, HERMAN W Employer name Charlotte Valley CSD Amount $31,004.08 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JULIET K Employer name Erie County Amount $31,004.07 Date 12/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALL, ROBERT B Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $31,004.06 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURDICK, MICHAEL D Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $31,004.06 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL TORTO, CHRISTOPHER V Employer name Office For Technology Amount $31,004.06 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, KELVIN C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $31,004.06 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STELLEY, DOUGLAS W Employer name Office For Technology Amount $31,004.06 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATSCHURECK, JANINE M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $31,004.04 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELLIS, BARBARA A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $31,004.00 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUSS, SHARLETT A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $31,003.95 Date 04/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, SYLVIA J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $31,003.93 Date 05/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERILLO, ANTONIA Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $31,003.27 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATOS, EMILY Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $31,003.15 Date 01/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBINSKY, MARK A Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $31,003.15 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGUIRE, JAMES J Employer name Greenwood Lake UFSD Amount $31,002.34 Date 07/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETZLER, TIMOTHY J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $31,002.15 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALLONE, TERESA Employer name Dobbs Ferry UFSD Amount $31,002.09 Date 09/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CECERE-SELLARS, MELISSA A Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $31,001.85 Date 10/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUC, LYNN M Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $31,001.83 Date 12/20/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SALA, JAMES F Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $31,001.72 Date 11/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHOLOMEW, LAURIE A Employer name Education Department Amount $31,001.62 Date 08/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALOTA, JOLENE M Employer name Erie County Amount $31,001.32 Date 04/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLAS, JASMIN Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $31,001.22 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMAN, NICOLE C Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $31,001.18 Date 06/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RICHARD A Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $31,000.85 Date 01/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGEL, CHARLENE K Employer name Erie County Amount $31,000.63 Date 08/29/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, MICHAEL R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,999.91 Date 12/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOUTEN, SARA E Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $30,999.75 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTAMOUR, EILEEN M Employer name Lewis County Amount $30,999.71 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRADER, DANIEL J Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $30,999.27 Date 10/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ELVIS G Employer name Dutchess County Amount $30,998.62 Date 04/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNER, MARY A Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $30,998.42 Date 08/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, CASEY R Employer name Town of Lockport Amount $30,998.26 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSKEY, MELLISSA L, MS Employer name Cornell University Amount $30,998.21 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFFORD, SCOTT P Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $30,998.14 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, BERNADETTE C Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $30,998.09 Date 03/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System