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 VICTORIA, YUDERKA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $36,942.73 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLL, JANICE E Employer name Barker CSD Amount $36,942.63 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOPAS, ELAINE A Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $36,942.37 Date 06/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORDWAY, GARY R, JR Employer name Town of Amity Amount $36,942.08 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGAUDIO, MATTHEW S Employer name Albany County Amount $36,941.81 Date 12/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, LINDA E Employer name Broome County Amount $36,941.32 Date 08/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIS, KRISTINA R Employer name Broome County Amount $36,941.28 Date 05/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTEZ, LOUIS Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $36,940.73 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, DEBORAH J Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $36,940.70 Date 02/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUEL, MATTHEW S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $36,940.50 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIP GROOMS, DONNA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $36,940.49 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLER, SABINE E Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $36,940.43 Date 05/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMLEY, KRISTIN L Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $36,940.26 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, KELLY Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $36,940.11 Date 02/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELLO, ROBERTO B Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $36,939.97 Date 10/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANSOM, DONNA S Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $36,939.83 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMIANO, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $36,939.72 Date 11/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVEZZANO, MARCIA J Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $36,939.13 Date 03/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEOPLES, MARY E Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $36,939.05 Date 10/17/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBS, BONNIE L Employer name Wayne County Amount $36,938.97 Date 11/09/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, LISA V Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $36,938.93 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREETER, NICHOLLA A Employer name Chemung County Amount $36,938.91 Date 04/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKHORN, ALISON L Employer name Chemung County Amount $36,938.83 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAO, XIAOLIN Employer name Nassau County Amount $36,938.79 Date 05/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIT, ADRIAN D Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $36,938.66 Date 11/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, JOSHUA R Employer name Franklin County Amount $36,938.64 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, YVONNE D Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $36,938.55 Date 09/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLMAN, JENNIFER L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $36,938.48 Date 02/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZLER, TAMMY L Employer name Cortland County Amount $36,938.30 Date 02/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLNY, STEVEN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $36,937.89 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDFORD, SHEILA L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,937.69 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLIG, JACOB R Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $36,937.42 Date 07/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, HSIAO-LUNG Employer name Webster CSD Amount $36,937.22 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVILAND, ANN C Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $36,936.95 Date 11/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JOY P Employer name Town of Clay Amount $36,936.65 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, ROBERT Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $36,936.61 Date 11/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POVEROMO, JEAN E Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $36,936.30 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROFKA, MELISSA C Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $36,935.87 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, PATRICK I Employer name Dutchess County Amount $36,935.84 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INSINGA, STEVEN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $36,935.76 Date 10/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, COLETTE B Employer name Village of Great Neck Plaza Amount $36,935.41 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PAMELA J Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $36,935.08 Date 09/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALCOLM, ORAL L Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $36,935.03 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANK, DARLENE M Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $36,934.82 Date 04/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISSANE, ROSA I Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $36,934.70 Date 05/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, BLAIR A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $36,934.65 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FAZIO, SONDRA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,934.57 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARWIEL, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Green Island UFSD Amount $36,934.51 Date 07/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILAZZO, ANN T Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $36,934.20 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KERNON, SHELLEY A Employer name Town of Argyle Amount $36,934.00 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARINO, ANGELO A Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $36,933.83 Date 09/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROSSER, HEATHER A Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $36,933.73 Date 06/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEILL, NATHAN S Employer name Town of Newstead Amount $36,933.68 Date 09/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRITTS, BURTON L Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $36,933.37 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, LISA A Employer name City of Albany Amount $36,933.33 Date 09/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JACQUELINE A Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $36,932.97 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, LATOYA C Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $36,932.96 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORIN, ANDREW Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $36,932.96 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTS, ELIZABETH M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $36,932.96 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, SHIRELLE Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $36,932.69 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESJARDINS, MANON Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $36,932.44 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEREMIA, PAUL J Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $36,932.44 Date 05/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAUDT, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $36,931.86 Date 03/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAY, JANICE M Employer name Erie County Amount $36,931.24 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, SHELLY R Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $36,931.18 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARIEL, DANA R Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $36,930.95 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMMER, NADINE A Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $36,930.32 Date 06/29/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDE, GERALD C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $36,930.26 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILOTTA-KLINE, JOYCE E Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $36,930.19 Date 10/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, ADAM R Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $36,930.09 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER-PRICE, YOLANDA R Employer name Niagara Falls Housing Authorit Amount $36,929.63 Date 03/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASCANIO, THERESA A Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $36,929.61 Date 04/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENFELD, ROSALINE Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $36,929.51 Date 08/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALBRITTER, LARRY F Employer name City of Albany Amount $36,929.50 Date 06/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPA, MARY Employer name Highlnd Falls-Ft Mntgomery CSD Amount $36,929.50 Date 10/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DEUSEN, NANCY J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $36,929.20 Date 09/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MILIA, BETH A Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $36,929.03 Date 10/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDOVANI, LINDA J Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $36,928.56 Date 04/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, KERA M Employer name Cortland County Amount $36,928.30 Date 08/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTON, LAURIE A Employer name Village of Mount Morris Amount $36,928.22 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIGRO, LAURI A Employer name Seneca Falls-CSD Amount $36,928.10 Date 02/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKEL, ERIC P Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $36,928.10 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, IVY I Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $36,928.07 Date 05/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIELSKI, LESTER S Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $36,928.06 Date 06/28/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOJEK, SHARON L Employer name Erie County Amount $36,927.49 Date 04/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWE, JOANNE B Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $36,927.40 Date 02/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, MELISSA F Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $36,926.88 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEUNG, YEN MEI Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,926.70 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORDUZ, GUSTAVO Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $36,926.69 Date 04/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEDOMINICAS, PAUL Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $36,926.55 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALIL, KIMBERLY A Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $36,925.45 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAPPERT, MARY K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $36,925.30 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAER, JANE E Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $36,925.26 Date 09/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, MARY L Employer name Clinton County Amount $36,925.03 Date 12/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BARBARA Employer name City of Albany Amount $36,924.94 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, STEVEN J Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $36,924.78 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKMAN, MEREDITH J Employer name Livingston County Amount $36,924.72 Date 05/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELEY, MARY M Employer name Livingston County Amount $36,924.72 Date 12/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAULDING, HEIDI J Employer name Livingston County Amount $36,924.72 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGEL, CARISA A Employer name Glens Falls Common Sd Amount $36,924.60 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System