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 GOLDEN, SAMANTHA L Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $44,116.74 Date 09/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCULLIN, ELISA Employer name Greenburgh North Castle UFSD Amount $44,116.63 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCK, JOHN L Employer name Westchester County Amount $44,116.24 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARDEN, WILLIAM Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $44,115.91 Date 10/16/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAVID L Employer name City of Oswego Amount $44,115.89 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, ADAM W Employer name Wyoming County Amount $44,115.72 Date 09/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILMER, RAYMOND E, JR Employer name Town of North East Amount $44,115.62 Date 05/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRITZ, KAREN F Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $44,115.34 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, CALBERT C Employer name New York Public Library Amount $44,114.83 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANON, LATRENDA S Employer name Office of General Services Amount $44,114.73 Date 02/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRERA, ROBERT P Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $44,114.53 Date 03/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIXLER, DOUGLAS T Employer name Schenectady County Amount $44,113.81 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, LORETTA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,113.28 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAJEWSKI, BRENDA L Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $44,112.58 Date 10/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MOTT, JOEL F Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $44,112.56 Date 07/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BARBARA J Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $44,112.40 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, SHENECCA A Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $44,111.40 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FRENIERE, RAYMOND A Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $44,111.37 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSON, CHRISTINA L Employer name City of Olean Amount $44,111.10 Date 10/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MIA M Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $44,111.07 Date 08/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, JAMES B Employer name Court of Claims Amount $44,110.98 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ONEIL D Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $44,110.94 Date 12/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONSERRATE, ANGELA A Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $44,110.84 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVENCIA, CHRISTINA N Employer name Erie County Amount $44,110.83 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRIEGER, PATRICIA A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $44,110.61 Date 01/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEHOUSE, DARIN M Employer name Fulton County Amount $44,110.43 Date 05/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, CYNTHIA G Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $44,110.42 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIDGEMAN, ROBERT C Employer name Town of Niagara Amount $44,110.15 Date 06/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENTE, BARBARA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,110.10 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWALSKI, AMANDA R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,110.04 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POIRIER, ROBIN R Employer name Jefferson County Amount $44,109.81 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEHAN, CAROL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,109.78 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASTYK, JULIANNE E Employer name Erie County Amount $44,109.66 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUPP, JACQUELYN Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $44,109.63 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORKAS, LISA M Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $44,109.28 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSCHWITZ, KIERSTIN M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $44,109.22 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTHOLF, PETER L, JR Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $44,109.04 Date 02/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDOLPH, GREGORY M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $44,108.68 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STINARD, DAVID B Employer name Town of Tioga Amount $44,108.60 Date 01/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEACOCK, SHARON Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $44,108.57 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANSKER, GREGORY R Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $44,108.19 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLAK, CONSTANCE A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $44,108.16 Date 04/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARINA, JOSEPH J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $44,108.09 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO-CORZO, HILDA L Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $44,107.86 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE-GOLDING, KEISHA P Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $44,107.78 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, JERRY D Employer name Warren County Amount $44,107.68 Date 05/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, GARY W Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,107.18 Date 05/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVINE, ANNE E Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $44,107.00 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGIL-TRIM, BRENDA M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $44,106.90 Date 01/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, DENNIS H Employer name New York Public Library Amount $44,106.86 Date 07/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLARIO, MARIA T Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $44,106.65 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOMBA, PAUL F Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $44,106.64 Date 11/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDIVAR, CARMEN M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $44,106.62 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEADEEK, JUDITH A Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $44,106.56 Date 05/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATTA, DANIEL ANTHONY, III Employer name Dutchess County Amount $44,106.55 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUGBEE, PAMELA J Employer name Chenango County Amount $44,106.51 Date 08/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDD, SHERRICE Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $44,106.42 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYCRAFT, LORI M Employer name Oneida County Amount $44,106.38 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANCEY, DANIEL L Employer name Town of Denmark Amount $44,106.25 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERDOMO, VIVIANA V Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $44,106.23 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTON, ALLEN D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $44,106.17 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, IAN A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $44,106.09 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLERI, JOHN M Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $44,105.89 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOURE, FANTA Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $44,105.82 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRING, BERT B Employer name Broome County Amount $44,105.74 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, MICHAEL W Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $44,105.70 Date 10/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTMAN, BROOKE L Employer name Department of Health Amount $44,105.69 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITFIELD, CATHLEEN L Employer name Allegany County Amount $44,105.58 Date 10/01/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, JEFFREY C Employer name Oakfield-Alabama CSD Amount $44,105.44 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, JOSHUA A Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $44,105.41 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, DENNIS D Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $44,105.15 Date 10/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUJAWA, GAVIN R Employer name Erie County Amount $44,105.14 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, RONALD Employer name Town of Wheatfield Amount $44,104.65 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERKUR, JANYLYN C Employer name Leg Task Force Reapportionment Amount $44,104.58 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVENZANO, DONNA Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $44,104.29 Date 12/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLBUT, WILLIAM J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $44,104.20 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFIZENMAIER, EDWARD J, IV Employer name Town of Tuxedo Amount $44,104.18 Date 04/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLUPS, ALEXIS A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $44,104.03 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAD, COLLEEN M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $44,103.84 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEY, JAIME D Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $44,103.79 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANI, JOHN C Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $44,103.46 Date 10/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALCID, JOCELYN CLAIRE S Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $44,103.33 Date 05/06/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISTICK, DAVID W, JR Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $44,102.90 Date 11/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLESHAUSER, JOANNE Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $44,102.86 Date 09/03/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRICK, RACHEL E Employer name Livingston County Amount $44,102.82 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GREGOR, DANIEL L Employer name Village of Norwood Amount $44,102.78 Date 05/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, WILLIAM F Employer name Office of General Services Amount $44,102.66 Date 09/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, APRIL R Employer name Office of General Services Amount $44,102.26 Date 01/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLSKE, SUSAN M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $44,102.25 Date 03/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDLEY, LAURIE CURTIS Employer name Town of North Elba Amount $44,102.06 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, BARRY N Employer name Office of General Services Amount $44,101.95 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, DARLENE A Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $44,101.59 Date 09/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIMPFF, THOMAS E Employer name City of Fulton Amount $44,101.27 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKENS, ALYSIA D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,101.15 Date 03/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, JESSE W Employer name Erie County Amount $44,101.09 Date 01/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREINER, CHRISTINA M Employer name Oneida County Amount $44,101.03 Date 01/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARPSTEEN, SUSAN D Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $44,101.01 Date 10/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SARIO, JOSEPH G Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $44,101.00 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PARLANE, MARK F Employer name Erie County Amount $44,100.84 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONDS, ARIANNE D Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $44,100.83 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System