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 WHITE, HEATHER M Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $38,277.76 Date 12/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARRETT, SHANE M Employer name Scio CSD Amount $38,277.60 Date 07/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, RICKEY B Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $38,277.23 Date 10/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKTHER, KAZI M Employer name Cornell University Amount $38,277.09 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEGRETTI, JANE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $38,276.86 Date 05/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, LU ANN Employer name Herkimer County Amount $38,276.66 Date 10/26/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOONES, BETH A Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $38,276.60 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KATIRAE A Employer name Cortland County Amount $38,276.48 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIERA, IVAN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $38,276.19 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, CARLTON E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $38,276.01 Date 04/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORGHAM, CHARLA A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $38,275.80 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJOR, BRIAN H Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $38,275.66 Date 12/02/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMBROTO, MICHELLE P Employer name Nassau County Amount $38,275.56 Date 01/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELESTINE, ARNYEL B Employer name New York Public Library Amount $38,275.35 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKARITKA, MATTHEW J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $38,275.28 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALISHER, LOREEN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $38,275.21 Date 02/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARBARINO, LINDA M Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $38,275.20 Date 10/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRZOZOWY, RICHARD A Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $38,275.20 Date 12/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACKETT, LA TANYA L Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $38,274.85 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI COSMO, PATRICK P Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $38,274.44 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRANZ, PATRICIA E Employer name Sullivan County Amount $38,274.24 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANAS, TERESA A Employer name Wayne County Amount $38,274.05 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURO, SHARON R Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $38,274.00 Date 10/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVICK, JESSICA G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,273.67 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAI, XIAOXIN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $38,273.42 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, REBECCA N Employer name Hempstead Housing Authority Amount $38,273.11 Date 12/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, WAYNE F Employer name Town of Hoosick Amount $38,272.96 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, CATHY J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $38,272.78 Date 10/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, PAULA A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $38,272.78 Date 01/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN MARTER, GINGER K Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $38,272.78 Date 09/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHNLE, DONNA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,272.44 Date 12/03/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, GRACE A Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $38,272.33 Date 09/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVEL, JOYCE E Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $38,272.33 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, BARBARA A Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $38,272.25 Date 09/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMPKES, INGEBORG PFLIEGER Employer name Briarcliff Manor UFSD Amount $38,271.84 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, MARK A Employer name Elmira Heights CSD Amount $38,271.00 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, SCOTT P Employer name Northville CSD Amount $38,271.00 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLOY, TAMMY L Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $38,270.80 Date 09/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALICKI, DIANE A Employer name Erie County Amount $38,270.67 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONEY, TAMI M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $38,270.51 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCCARDI, MICHAEL A Employer name Putnam County Amount $38,270.39 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIANSEN, DOROTHY J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,270.21 Date 01/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODNER, VIRGINIA Employer name Cayuga County Amount $38,269.94 Date 03/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DAVID B Employer name Nassau County Amount $38,269.94 Date 05/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMUHOSKY, MATTHEW J Employer name Genesee County Amount $38,269.72 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACY, BRENDA L Employer name Genesee County Amount $38,269.72 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, DELORES A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $38,269.67 Date 04/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, KRISTINA M Employer name Genesee County Amount $38,269.63 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURCK, NEIL J Employer name Lewis County Amount $38,269.34 Date 02/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKAS, AMY S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,269.31 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHETTEPLACE, EMILY A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $38,268.86 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHEY, MICHAEL J Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $38,268.69 Date 12/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRIES, ALEXANDER Employer name Nassau County Amount $38,268.56 Date 08/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTFALL, GARTH C Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $38,268.41 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOCCIO, LORI Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $38,267.80 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BRETT J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $38,267.74 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOB, JOSE Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $38,267.69 Date 10/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURLONG, MARY E Employer name Albany County Amount $38,267.56 Date 01/02/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIMEAU, CYNTHIA A Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $38,267.46 Date 07/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, KENNETH B Employer name City of Rochester Amount $38,267.30 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURRER, VICKI R Employer name Schenectady County Amount $38,267.27 Date 06/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAGLE, ERICA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,266.83 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCMANUS, JAMES D Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $38,266.68 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTUNDO, ROBIN A Employer name City of Utica Amount $38,266.64 Date 12/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLIER, BARBARA L Employer name Franklin County Amount $38,266.35 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, TIERNEY A Employer name Rockland County Amount $38,266.29 Date 08/29/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOFIELD, JAMES D Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $38,266.10 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITCHIE, DAVID B Employer name Kendall CSD Amount $38,266.05 Date 09/16/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, MICHELLE M Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $38,266.02 Date 09/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTRAND-GAY, VARDA Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $38,265.67 Date 06/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, JEREMY M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $38,265.51 Date 05/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGENSCHUTZ, CATHRYN E Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $38,265.18 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, KATIE J Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $38,265.13 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERTITTA, TRACY A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $38,265.05 Date 05/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNWELL, ASHLEY E Employer name Cornell University Amount $38,264.82 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBERLY, JENNIFER I Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,264.54 Date 06/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALIK, AYESHA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $38,264.29 Date 12/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY, PATRICK S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $38,264.05 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JEFFREY J Employer name Town of Otto Amount $38,263.97 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARR, ERIC C, JR Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $38,263.92 Date 09/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCCHICONE, JENEE A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $38,263.29 Date 12/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANGELICO, ANDREW M Employer name Town of Horicon Amount $38,263.21 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, JOSEPHINE Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $38,263.20 Date 11/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, MARGARET A Employer name Lyme CSD Amount $38,263.20 Date 08/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIELE, JAMES A, JR Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $38,263.19 Date 06/10/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIGAN, DEBRA J Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $38,263.14 Date 09/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, MARY M Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $38,262.65 Date 03/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSCARELLA, VALARY R Employer name Town of South Bristol Amount $38,262.35 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNS, RONDA L Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $38,262.24 Date 08/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHES, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $38,262.11 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, DILLON W Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $38,262.02 Date 08/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, AMELIA A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $38,261.89 Date 08/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHIESEN, CONSTANCE Employer name Margaretville CSD Amount $38,260.70 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNDO, THERESA M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $38,260.51 Date 04/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORANVIL, ELSA Employer name Cornell University Amount $38,260.25 Date 02/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PASQUALE, SAM D Employer name Avon CSD Amount $38,259.99 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, SCOTT D Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $38,259.67 Date 04/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAEZ, ANNA M Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $38,259.53 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WIE, MARIE Employer name Town of Salina Amount $38,259.34 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINCKLER, MICHELLE L Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $38,258.82 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System