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 VELEZ, DAISY Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $38,721.17 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, MARY ELLEN C Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $38,721.11 Date 09/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOZER, STEPHEN W Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $38,721.00 Date 01/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONELLI, KATHLEEN Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $38,720.99 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANZALDI, THERESA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $38,720.87 Date 02/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, TERRIE M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $38,720.87 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIA, ELIZABETH P Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $38,720.84 Date 09/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRAN, JENNIFER A Employer name Ontario County Amount $38,720.78 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHENBAUER, LORI L Employer name Otsego County Amount $38,719.78 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MARCO, VINCENT J Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $38,719.77 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICANDRI, TRACY Employer name Seneca County Amount $38,719.69 Date 04/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULERIO, MICHELE M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $38,719.59 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUXBURY, HEATHER L Employer name Niagara County Amount $38,719.53 Date 08/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUOMO, MICHAEL R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,719.40 Date 10/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRETL, REBEKAH A Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $38,718.72 Date 12/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERKO, DEANNA M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $38,718.60 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRICKLAND, CORY A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,718.39 Date 03/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBATANGELO, LAWRENCE R Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $38,718.33 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODD, LAURA M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $38,718.33 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKWELL, ERICKA N Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $38,718.33 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWLING, WILLIAM A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $38,718.33 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORTA, GENEVIEVE Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $38,718.33 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEARY, NICOLE M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $38,718.33 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, ANNA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $38,718.33 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASKIN, JONATHAN D Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $38,718.33 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOPPING, JAZMINE S Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $38,718.33 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISTOW HAYNES, NADINE M Employer name Rockland County Amount $38,718.32 Date 05/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINMETZ, PATRICIA A Employer name Eden CSD Amount $38,718.02 Date 09/18/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUT, STEVEN C, JR Employer name Town of Hector Amount $38,717.93 Date 10/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASHOW, MEGHAN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $38,717.57 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPULLO, MARY Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $38,717.50 Date 05/10/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTO-CHANG, OSWALDO A Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $38,716.60 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUALES, ALEXANDRA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $38,716.38 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILES, DINA Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $38,716.33 Date 09/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIRADO, LUIS A Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $38,716.30 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, ZACHARY R Employer name Schenectady County Amount $38,716.19 Date 08/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARROS, JESSICA M Employer name Steuben County Amount $38,716.17 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRADINGER, JOSHUA E Employer name Department of Law Amount $38,716.04 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORDWAY, JAMIE L Employer name Steuben County Amount $38,716.02 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, JEAN M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $38,715.91 Date 12/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISCOE, ARNOLD A, JR Employer name East Glenville Fire District Amount $38,715.91 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, EILEEN M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $38,715.71 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, CAITLIN K Employer name Erie County Amount $38,715.68 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, JOHN W Employer name Delaware County Amount $38,715.21 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, DARYL LEE Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $38,714.69 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRETT, TERRANCE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,714.66 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCARVILLE, HENRIETTA J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $38,714.39 Date 04/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZENI, BARBARA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $38,714.36 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSARO, MICHELLE A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $38,714.35 Date 12/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, HOWARD R, JR Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $38,714.14 Date 08/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAILALL, RAJMATTEE Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $38,714.04 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, KAREN L Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $38,713.64 Date 09/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCMILLEN, JANE L Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $38,713.54 Date 09/25/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN-MARKHAM, I-FEI Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $38,713.33 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DOUGLAS C Employer name Town of Urbana Amount $38,713.22 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, BENJAMIN J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $38,713.09 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERVIN, COLLEEN M Employer name Columbia County Amount $38,713.03 Date 04/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, WILLIAM E, SR Employer name Schoharie County Amount $38,713.03 Date 06/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDER, VANESSA C Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $38,712.83 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDEL, STEVEN J Employer name Rockland County Amount $38,712.71 Date 01/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTIGLIANO, ANNA A Employer name Rockland County Amount $38,712.70 Date 01/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELO, DONNA D Employer name Rockland County Amount $38,712.69 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC NAIR, DIANE M Employer name Rockland County Amount $38,712.68 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, ABRAHAM Employer name Rockland County Amount $38,712.67 Date 05/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REISS, DONNA A Employer name Rockland County Amount $38,712.67 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DOROTHY F Employer name Rockland County Amount $38,712.66 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAXMAN, SIDNEY S Employer name Rockland County Amount $38,712.61 Date 01/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGG, ANNA MAY Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $38,712.50 Date 09/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSIER, SCYLER R Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $38,712.38 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, JENNA L Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $38,712.36 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROGAN, MARCIA A Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $38,712.27 Date 08/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, MARIPILY Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $38,712.24 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, SHEILA L Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $38,712.04 Date 10/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCHINGER, ROBERT J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $38,711.95 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNER, MAURICE Employer name Glen Cove Housing Authority Amount $38,711.87 Date 08/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, WENDELL E Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $38,711.23 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, LISA E Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $38,710.95 Date 10/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, LUCILA Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $38,710.69 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, RICHARD C Employer name Washington County Amount $38,710.42 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERDONE, THERESA A Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $38,710.29 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILDS, DONNA L Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $38,709.49 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLWELL, JENNIFER Employer name Columbia County Amount $38,709.26 Date 10/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINDL, SUSANNE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,709.12 Date 12/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESCI, LISA M Employer name Port Byron CSD Amount $38,709.04 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGSTON, JOYCE M Employer name Oneida County Amount $38,708.73 Date 02/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTON, BRIAN M Employer name Village of Belmont Amount $38,708.73 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAISDELL, DONALD K, JR Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $38,708.65 Date 12/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINNICK, VERONICA E Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $38,708.53 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JAMIE L Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $38,708.49 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, JAMES M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $38,708.32 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINGERESKY, BRIAN D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $38,708.32 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDDICK, ROBERT W Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $38,708.32 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALUSHA, RICKY J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,708.32 Date 10/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKHART, THELMA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,708.32 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, LINDA S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,708.32 Date 05/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONIAK, DAVID A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $38,708.32 Date 05/25/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, WILLIAM F Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $38,708.32 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, JAMES J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $38,708.32 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PRIEST, ROGER T Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $38,708.32 Date 09/27/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, KAREN A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $38,708.32 Date 05/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System