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 BENT, TAHINA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $36,318.52 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JURKOWSKI, JERZY Employer name Greece CSD Amount $36,318.49 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, RANDI L Employer name Erie County Amount $36,318.48 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, MARISOL Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $36,318.44 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, DENNIS H Employer name Malone CSD Amount $36,317.87 Date 09/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMAS, MARISA M Employer name Rockland County Amount $36,317.49 Date 03/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, MONICA Employer name Department of Health Amount $36,316.98 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, EVELYN H Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $36,316.92 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, JOY D Employer name Westbury Mem Public Library Amount $36,316.92 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENDRESZ, MICHELLE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,316.88 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, PATRICIA A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $36,316.59 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACE, JAMES R, JR Employer name Town of Belfast Amount $36,316.58 Date 12/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVITSKIY, LYUBOV Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $36,316.51 Date 01/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, WAYNE J Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,316.31 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBO, A MICHAEL Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $36,316.08 Date 07/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ANGELIS, JOSEPH D Employer name Town of Cairo Amount $36,316.08 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOW, KIM Employer name Lyndonville CSD Amount $36,315.53 Date 11/13/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCK, DOUGLAS A Employer name Town of Willsboro Amount $36,315.34 Date 03/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, RALPH R Employer name Franklinville CSD Amount $36,315.13 Date 02/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, KATHLEEN J Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $36,315.05 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDICK, HEATHER L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $36,314.98 Date 08/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, JOELLE M Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $36,314.98 Date 07/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERIN, IRENE M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $36,314.88 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSTON, FLOREE Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $36,314.50 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZUBA, ADAM T Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $36,314.41 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRESI, ASHLEY A Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $36,314.36 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPILUPI, ALESSANDRO L Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $36,314.35 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESLIE, CAROL A Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $36,314.13 Date 03/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALABISI, PATRICIA A Employer name Erie County Amount $36,313.55 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAGLUSO, ANDREA Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $36,312.88 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDON, LINDA Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $36,312.87 Date 07/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, SHEILA M Employer name Livingston County Amount $36,312.62 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORN, BARBARA A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $36,312.56 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILQUIN, SUSAN A Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $36,312.46 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGARDUS, PENNY J Employer name Morristown CSD Amount $36,312.04 Date 11/21/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOY, JAMES R Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $36,311.99 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOECKMAN, CAROLYN A Employer name Mattituck-Cutchogue UFSD Amount $36,311.46 Date 03/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYTE, KEIRA L Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $36,311.22 Date 06/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VARNWAY, CONRAD M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $36,311.09 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAFFT, JILL C Employer name Erie County Amount $36,310.83 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $36,310.63 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELUCA, JOHN Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $36,310.54 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FACIN, BRENDA J Employer name Greenwich CSD Amount $36,310.43 Date 10/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, HOPE J Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $36,310.09 Date 03/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, DANIEL A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $36,309.95 Date 02/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, RENA C Employer name Town of Lloyd Amount $36,309.65 Date 01/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTAL, DEBRA L Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $36,309.48 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBINO, JENNIFER M Employer name Oneida County Amount $36,309.38 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANZARELLA, JOSEPH C Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,308.70 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUYKENDALL, SANTOSHA R Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,308.66 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, SUMARIE Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,308.63 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name USCHOLD, CODI M Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,308.61 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, TANYA Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $36,308.48 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, SCOTT R Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $36,308.42 Date 11/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTER, JILL S Employer name Town of Chili Amount $36,308.18 Date 05/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERLATH, LINDA Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $36,307.99 Date 06/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, GAIL C Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $36,307.89 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLENS, JEFFREY H Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,307.68 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROBST, EDWARD W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $36,307.27 Date 04/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANGBURN, BARBARA J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $36,307.05 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUIKSMA, ARLENE B Employer name Downsville CSD Amount $36,306.99 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINLOW, KEVIN Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $36,306.18 Date 09/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOODIE, TRACEY-ANN M Employer name Westbury Mem Public Library Amount $36,306.06 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATHAN, BEN M Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $36,305.94 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, MICHELLE M Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $36,305.90 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIGRO-BRUSTAD, JOSEFINA E Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $36,305.85 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, NANCY L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $36,305.46 Date 04/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIOLA, LUIGI M Employer name Nassau County Amount $36,305.01 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAROLDI, ANTHONY V Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $36,304.95 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GURBACKI, JOHN L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $36,304.92 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, COAL F Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $36,304.78 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESETT, JOSEPH W Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $36,304.73 Date 11/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENELAOS, JUSTIN S Employer name Town of Catskill Amount $36,304.36 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSS, ROBERT E, II Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $36,304.35 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, HERBERT S Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $36,304.07 Date 11/24/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNELL, HENRY F, JR Employer name Town of Caroga Amount $36,303.93 Date 02/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, ERICA L Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $36,303.86 Date 09/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNACHI, DARLENE A Employer name Erie County Amount $36,303.83 Date 07/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, JESSICA N L Employer name Lewis County Amount $36,303.83 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEY, KELSEY N Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,303.60 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUMBO, MARISA Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $36,303.49 Date 08/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VORIS, DENISE M Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $36,303.47 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, CAROL J Employer name Erie County Amount $36,303.31 Date 12/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, BRYAN N Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $36,303.28 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANTE, MICHELE M Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $36,303.12 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTE, MARIA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $36,303.11 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVER, DIANNE M Employer name Seneca County Amount $36,303.10 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, KEVIN N, SR Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $36,302.73 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUHAMMAD, MUJAHID S Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $36,302.70 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARRIGO, ANNETTE Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $36,302.62 Date 02/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, BETTY A Employer name Town of Sardinia Amount $36,302.62 Date 02/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, JOAN M Employer name Town of Massena Amount $36,302.46 Date 07/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, GERALD R Employer name Waverly CSD Amount $36,302.46 Date 10/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POITRAS, LYNNETTE M Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $36,302.37 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKES, RUSSELL G, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $36,302.26 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSETT, TYLER M Employer name Village of Fayetteville Amount $36,302.10 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCK, KATHLEEN M Employer name Waterford-Halfmoon UFSD Amount $36,302.03 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLA, ANTHONY M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $36,302.00 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHTER, DORA L Employer name Town of Massena Amount $36,301.90 Date 11/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOILEY-MILLER, RETHA Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,301.54 Date 02/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System