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 SABUDA, CAROL J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $38,693.73 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, MICHELLE L Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $38,693.71 Date 01/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABRIZI, JOHN J Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $38,693.71 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANDELARIO, CINDY Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $38,693.47 Date 05/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, CINDY Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $38,693.35 Date 01/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LOREEN L Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $38,693.25 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDOTI, MELANIE A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $38,693.15 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, PAMELA A Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $38,693.15 Date 03/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, JASON L Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $38,692.84 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, MICHAEL T Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $38,692.69 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILSON, DORCAS G Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $38,692.64 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICK, REGINA M Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $38,692.47 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELMY, ANGELA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $38,692.46 Date 07/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMOSTHENES, MILEON Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $38,692.46 Date 10/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONELLI, JOHN J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $38,692.35 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUSS, RICHARD J, JR Employer name Town of Thurston Amount $38,692.32 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGER, ELIZABETH M Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $38,692.18 Date 10/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFTER, ALBERT A Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $38,692.09 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARP, LOUANN Employer name Town of Cairo Amount $38,691.87 Date 11/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOKE, THOMAS S, JR Employer name Department of Health Amount $38,691.80 Date 03/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREVELLYAN, SUZANNE Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $38,690.91 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILROY, CODY S Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $38,690.85 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, CHARLES D, III Employer name Town of Mansfield Amount $38,690.80 Date 07/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAUS, SARAH B Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,690.73 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, YOLANDA D Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $38,690.33 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVIVINO, FRANCESCO G Employer name Office of General Services Amount $38,689.96 Date 02/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHIPPLE, JASON S Employer name Town of Little Valley Amount $38,689.75 Date 07/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEEK, JAMES M Employer name Education Department Amount $38,689.67 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPELLER, MONIC S Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $38,689.37 Date 05/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLARD, WILLIAM F Employer name Town of Stratford Amount $38,689.26 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, LISA A Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $38,689.21 Date 11/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VOE, PENNY L Employer name Department of Health Amount $38,689.18 Date 07/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOFTUS, PATRICK R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,689.10 Date 01/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, NATHAN C Employer name Cornell University Amount $38,688.99 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINTZ, PAUL F Employer name Town of Jay Amount $38,688.90 Date 01/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, KATHRYN L Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $38,688.77 Date 03/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, JON A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $38,688.55 Date 03/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, BETTY A Employer name Oneida County Amount $38,688.31 Date 03/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNNER, CODY J Employer name Tioga County Amount $38,688.21 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PSARUDAKIS, ROBERT J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $38,688.12 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIGAN, RICHARD L Employer name Ellenville Housing Authority Amount $38,687.90 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSKIN, RAQUEL H Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,687.81 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, CURTIS R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $38,687.73 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENKUSAWMY, DHANWANTIE M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $38,687.37 Date 12/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTZ, JOHN S Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $38,687.10 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATO, ANGELA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $38,686.67 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KEITH R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $38,686.62 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIACONA, SANDRA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,686.32 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MARGARET Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $38,686.19 Date 01/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORELLANA, SILVIA P Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $38,686.09 Date 11/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGOVIC, MICHAEL B Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,685.95 Date 06/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, THOMAS J Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $38,685.73 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENSHAW, MAUREEN E Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $38,685.63 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JOHN D Employer name Town of Wells Amount $38,685.60 Date 11/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, PATRICIA A Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $38,685.21 Date 09/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATTO, DOROTHY G Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $38,685.14 Date 06/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODINO, EDWARD J Employer name Niagara County Amount $38,684.98 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTISTA, DAPHNE D Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $38,684.10 Date 08/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, LEONARD C, JR Employer name Granville CSD Amount $38,683.88 Date 02/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, STACEY Y Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $38,683.78 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DARRYL S Employer name City of Hornell Amount $38,683.44 Date 05/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOVIL, FLOYD L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $38,683.44 Date 04/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILSTON, WILLIAM J, III Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $38,683.35 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, MICHAEL W Employer name City of Oswego Amount $38,683.32 Date 04/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, TYLER K Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $38,683.22 Date 06/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFF, LINDA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,682.62 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMORE, DAVID G, II Employer name Chenango County Amount $38,682.60 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, ROLANDO M Employer name Erie County Amount $38,682.52 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLZMACHER, BERNICE K Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $38,682.19 Date 11/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAREZ, QUETCY Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $38,682.18 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASIRI-KENAN, MEHRAB Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $38,682.14 Date 08/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ, ZENOBIO M Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $38,681.90 Date 12/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NISEBETH-JONES, TAMESHA N Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $38,681.83 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THUESON, ALLY R Employer name Orange County Amount $38,681.80 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORZILLERI, MICHAEL Employer name Erie County Amount $38,681.74 Date 05/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACE, CATERINA Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $38,681.73 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEADMAN, ERIC Employer name New York Public Library Amount $38,681.34 Date 01/03/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGLIOTTI, ELIZABETH G Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $38,681.25 Date 01/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHABIR, BRIJMAHAHIE Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $38,680.66 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALAUTTI, KELLY M Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $38,680.61 Date 06/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUER, NEIL H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $38,680.52 Date 01/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARZ, JODY L Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $38,680.43 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGLINO, NANCY L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $38,680.15 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETTIS, RUSSELL P Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $38,679.99 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSELBACH, KEVIN C Employer name Education Department Amount $38,679.67 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAX, JESSICA A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $38,679.54 Date 05/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEUS, LEIGHANNE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,679.00 Date 06/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYER, ARLENE M Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $38,678.66 Date 12/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIFFT, JACK R Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $38,678.49 Date 04/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, DIANE L Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $38,678.39 Date 10/31/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDINIER, JOHN C Employer name Town of Red Hook Amount $38,678.15 Date 01/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWICK, ASHLEE N Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $38,677.86 Date 12/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, JOANN Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $38,677.75 Date 05/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UJVARY, ROCIO C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $38,677.65 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, KIM D B Employer name Town of Lyme Amount $38,677.52 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, THERESA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $38,677.33 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, CARMINE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $38,677.02 Date 04/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, WILLIAM L Employer name Town of Springport Amount $38,677.01 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKS, VICKI L Employer name Village of Groton Amount $38,676.85 Date 11/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, CARMEN T Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $38,676.17 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System