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 DZIEKOWICZ-SYDORIW, SARAH L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $28,707.12 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALL, FRANCIS J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $28,707.12 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN, CHELSEA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $28,707.12 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEDY, ERIN M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $28,707.12 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR, LISA J Employer name Department of Health Amount $28,707.12 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, MARK W Employer name Department of Health Amount $28,707.12 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIALLANZO, ANTHONY P Employer name Department of Health Amount $28,707.12 Date 10/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSMITH-ROONEY, BONNIE P Employer name Department of Health Amount $28,707.12 Date 12/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GREGOR, HEIDI L Employer name Department of Health Amount $28,707.12 Date 10/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDLEY, TYRONE Employer name Department of Health Amount $28,707.12 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERO, ANGEL L Employer name Department of Law Amount $28,707.12 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOMBARD, RUTH A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $28,707.12 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLTMAN, AMANDA R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $28,707.12 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUCAULT, MATTHEW D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $28,707.12 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRITT, ANGIE A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $28,707.12 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASON, TANYA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $28,707.12 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROLL, BONNIE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,707.12 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSON, JOYCE A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $28,707.12 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMOAKS, ANTHONY Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $28,707.12 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINS, MARGARET J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $28,707.12 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, LAURA E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $28,707.12 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, APRIL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $28,707.12 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADIKUPPAM, SUDHIR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $28,707.12 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERWERFF, MARGARET L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $28,707.12 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPANIK, MARY E Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $28,707.12 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDEN, PATRICIA A Employer name Education Department Amount $28,707.12 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROSPER, CYNTHIA M Employer name Education Department Amount $28,707.12 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLONECKER, DEBORAH Employer name Education Department Amount $28,707.12 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUGHLER, REBECCA A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $28,707.12 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCE, JOAN A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $28,707.12 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLESPIE, WAYNE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $28,707.12 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, DERRICK A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $28,707.12 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, CARL Employer name Office For Technology Amount $28,707.12 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROLEY, DANEESHA J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $28,707.12 Date 11/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, NICHOLE A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $28,707.12 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, LAURA M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $28,707.12 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSKANZER, JARED B Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $28,707.12 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANATA, TAMMY L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $28,707.12 Date 01/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPELLBURG, PENNY L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $28,707.12 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHUNS, KATHY L Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $28,707.12 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, NATASHA L Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $28,707.12 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCHRANE, VERONICA A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $28,707.12 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, COURTNEY L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,706.21 Date 01/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, MARYLISA Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $28,706.12 Date 01/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST CLAIRE, EVELYN A Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $28,706.05 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHARD, JANE A Employer name Town of Schroon Amount $28,705.89 Date 06/03/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RZUCEK, KRISTA J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $28,705.82 Date 04/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, MAUN P Employer name Eden CSD Amount $28,705.66 Date 10/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANTE, OUSMANE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $28,705.31 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBEY, JUNE F Employer name Fredonia CSD Amount $28,705.25 Date 09/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, DELMINA E Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $28,704.82 Date 11/30/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTEAD, STEVEN P Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $28,704.61 Date 06/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREM, DANIEL J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $28,704.59 Date 06/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, RAQUEL N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,704.41 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BRAKE, ROBIN L Employer name Rensselaer County Ida Amount $28,704.39 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOKER, MARYAM M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,704.38 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROONEY, KYLE P Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $28,704.24 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWSON, LYNN M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $28,703.81 Date 08/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, KEELY A Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $28,703.61 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORKMAN, BRANDON P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $28,703.54 Date 11/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALAS, CHAD A Employer name Village of Fredonia Amount $28,703.54 Date 01/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CHRISTINE J Employer name Arkport CSD Amount $28,703.46 Date 12/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINEGARD, TANYA M Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $28,703.44 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL, ROBERT W Employer name Town of Bradford Amount $28,703.24 Date 12/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIAL, ERLENN Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $28,703.12 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LUCAS N Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $28,702.97 Date 07/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELDEN, MARY A Employer name East Greenbush Comm Library Amount $28,702.90 Date 06/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, PENNY E Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $28,702.53 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, KIMBERLY L Employer name Yates County Amount $28,702.52 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANNALL, JEAN M Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $28,702.38 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, MAGDALENA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $28,702.32 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDELLA, BRIAN M Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $28,702.29 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, THERRESA M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $28,702.29 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODLEWSKI, CINDY J Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $28,701.94 Date 01/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIGLES, BILLIE M Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $28,701.85 Date 12/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, KATARZYNA Employer name Unatego CSD Amount $28,701.75 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEON, CHARLENE F Employer name Oneida County Amount $28,701.63 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZENOSKI, RILEY C Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $28,701.45 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLEY, JO ANNE M Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $28,701.28 Date 01/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURTEAU, DONNA J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $28,701.21 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEOD, SCOTT C Employer name Islip Public Library Amount $28,701.10 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, PETER V Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $28,701.05 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTE, MIRANDA R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,700.74 Date 04/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, TYLER D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,700.74 Date 11/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERESI, GREGORY J Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $28,700.00 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRS-BECKER, TRICIA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,699.98 Date 09/27/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLMAR, CECELIA F Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $28,699.82 Date 01/19/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIERSTEIN, ANDREW J Employer name Town of Pound Ridge Amount $28,699.76 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUNN, DAVID D Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $28,699.51 Date 10/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBB, ANNETTE K Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $28,699.41 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSLEY, STACY L Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $28,699.00 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRUCK, GEORGIA M Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $28,698.94 Date 01/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, BRITTNEY M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $28,698.70 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUDUGUNTLA, ANITHA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $28,697.64 Date 03/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANDY, TODD B Employer name Office For Technology Amount $28,697.64 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALVASO, LUCY M Employer name Town of Gates Amount $28,697.62 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $28,697.58 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, DAVID B Employer name Chenango Forks CSD Amount $28,697.37 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTCH, JANET L Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $28,697.17 Date 12/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASKINS, JUSTIN N Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $28,697.00 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System