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 TASSELLO, ROBERT V, SR Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $38,828.54 Date 07/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULICK, MARIA L Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $38,828.51 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRWEATHER, ANDREW Employer name New York Public Library Amount $38,828.43 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARENBERG, CYNTHIA J Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $38,828.35 Date 12/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOGGINS, DONYAL K Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $38,828.30 Date 02/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUBIK, PAMELA Employer name Fulton County Amount $38,828.05 Date 09/25/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAJOIE, CHRISTINE R Employer name Niagara County Amount $38,828.04 Date 04/23/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZIE, LISA M Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $38,827.46 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIER, DAWN M Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $38,827.29 Date 12/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, GAIL M Employer name Watkins Glen-CSD Amount $38,827.11 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CITRANO, JOANN M Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $38,827.10 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOD, BRENDA L Employer name Cortland County Amount $38,826.87 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, EDWARD L Employer name Cortland County Amount $38,826.66 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCUS, KIMBERLEY J Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $38,826.27 Date 11/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMENIAK, ANDREA Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $38,826.24 Date 08/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMES, DARNELL K Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $38,826.23 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, HERIBERTO Employer name New York Public Library Amount $38,825.94 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHU, SHEAULIAN C Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $38,825.94 Date 01/05/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORETTI, JENNIFER J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $38,825.73 Date 01/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFANOVICH, PATRICIA L Employer name Hoosick Falls CSD Amount $38,825.67 Date 12/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLENWRIGHT, JANICE Employer name Webster CSD Amount $38,825.55 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELMENDORF, ROBIN P Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $38,825.32 Date 04/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, CHRISTINA J Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $38,825.14 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLMOR-MROZ, DEBORAH S Employer name Ontario County Amount $38,825.05 Date 07/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINKLER, WALTON J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $38,824.80 Date 09/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASKOWSKI, DEBRA L Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $38,824.42 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KAY, SHAUNETTE A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $38,823.96 Date 06/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTS, EUGENE S Employer name Ulster County Amount $38,823.92 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, CRAIG M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $38,823.44 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODEN, RALSTON Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $38,823.25 Date 06/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, JESSICA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,823.17 Date 10/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITKOP, BONNIE L Employer name NYS School For The Blind Amount $38,822.48 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, HAROLD, JR Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $38,822.48 Date 01/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADFORD, ROBERT J, JR Employer name City of Kingston Amount $38,822.47 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHER, WILLARD H Employer name Town of New Lisbon Amount $38,822.41 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, LAUREN A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $38,822.40 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCELLO, DONNA M Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $38,822.00 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRIE, ELEANOR M Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $38,821.96 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JARETH L Employer name Cortland County Amount $38,821.85 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODGE, ALLISON C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,821.49 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIALDONE, JOHN F Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $38,821.34 Date 11/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENT, DONNA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,821.30 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATSAROS, NANCY N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,821.30 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, DONNA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,821.30 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECORELLA, COLEEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,821.30 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, ELIJAH T Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $38,820.98 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, DANIA E Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $38,820.75 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUZARA, KELLY A Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $38,820.45 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENTE, MARY FRANCES Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $38,820.34 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRK, BOBBI JO Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $38,820.31 Date 08/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, DANIEL P Employer name New York Public Library Amount $38,819.50 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITT, MARY C Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $38,819.40 Date 11/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLINGER, LISA Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $38,819.36 Date 10/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, SHARON L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $38,819.18 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIFERT, KIMBERLY A Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $38,818.98 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, RITA N Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $38,818.76 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGES, JOANIE M Employer name Columbia County Amount $38,818.68 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE STEFANO, CAROL E Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $38,818.62 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, CLEON J Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $38,817.97 Date 07/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAVITZ, JOANNE Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $38,817.72 Date 02/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMUDA, STEPHEN S, III Employer name Village of South Dayton Amount $38,817.49 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFF, HAROLD E Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $38,817.24 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBERT, ANNA L Employer name Broome County Amount $38,817.18 Date 04/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASHMER, DALTON S Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $38,817.14 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREESE, ANNICE E Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $38,817.13 Date 01/01/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURICE, LEURIANTE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $38,817.06 Date 02/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVERN, VIRGILIA M Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $38,816.90 Date 08/19/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATT, LYNN W Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $38,816.63 Date 12/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHENG, ZHANG ZHANG J Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $38,816.41 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILDAY, LYNDA C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,816.15 Date 12/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOJ, KENNETH M Employer name Erie County Amount $38,815.53 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSBY, CASSANDRA A Employer name Erie County Amount $38,815.21 Date 12/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGEL, LORI A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $38,815.00 Date 05/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONARO, KATHY D Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $38,814.90 Date 11/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NGUYEN, PETE V Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $38,814.60 Date 04/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANNON, SHAUN M Employer name Hancock CSD Amount $38,814.47 Date 09/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, WAYNE R, JR Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $38,814.41 Date 07/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREW, MARLA E Employer name Madison County Amount $38,814.27 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYED, SADAF Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $38,814.26 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGUIN, MAUREEN E Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $38,814.16 Date 05/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, VICTORIA A Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $38,813.92 Date 06/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIDON, ELIZABETH S Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $38,813.76 Date 10/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRITH, VALERIE J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $38,813.66 Date 09/05/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICK, LA-TRICE D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,813.53 Date 02/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERR, CHARLES T Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $38,813.21 Date 09/23/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORTH, MICHAEL F Employer name Village of Akron Amount $38,812.97 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABLE, KRISTY A Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $38,812.06 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINGO, CATHERINE M Employer name Babylon Public Library Amount $38,811.94 Date 02/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, PETER A Employer name Pulaski CSD Amount $38,811.40 Date 01/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEISE, MICHEAL G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $38,811.25 Date 01/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALLAGLIO, LEE A Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $38,811.22 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, LESLIE L Employer name Village of Sag Harbor Amount $38,811.00 Date 09/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, ORA O Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $38,810.83 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVERAS, MIGUEL A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $38,810.75 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOWERS, LA SHANDA C Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,810.70 Date 12/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, PATRICIA A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $38,810.28 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINKLE, JACQULINE N Employer name Cornell University Amount $38,810.14 Date 06/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRINIDAD, VICTOR Employer name New York Public Library Amount $38,810.11 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, LUCILLE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,810.10 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONILLA, ALBERTO A Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $38,809.79 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System