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 DESORMEAUX, PIERRE M Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $36,138.19 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, DAVID T Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $36,138.10 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARABEDIAN, DOROTHY J Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $36,137.56 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, DEROME A Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $36,136.77 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MBIAKA, HENRY C Employer name Nassau County Amount $36,136.58 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAN DEWERKER, DAVID G Employer name Town of Cherry Valley Amount $36,136.48 Date 08/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, JAMES, JR Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $36,136.31 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREWS, SAVONNE M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $36,136.30 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JOSE A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $36,136.30 Date 09/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, KIANNA E Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $36,136.30 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIUTA, KIM Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $36,136.29 Date 10/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES-CARVELLA, DUSTIN M Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $36,136.20 Date 07/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, KATHY A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $36,136.06 Date 03/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINDER, KERRY J Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $36,135.84 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, SCOTT K Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,135.80 Date 06/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELMIDINE, ILENE N Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $36,135.39 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRALDO, CARLOS M Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $36,135.11 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, CINDY Employer name Orange County Amount $36,135.08 Date 03/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KAREN A Employer name East Meadow Public Library Amount $36,134.99 Date 05/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLAND, VICTORIA L Employer name Village of Churchville Amount $36,134.51 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, CAROLYN A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $36,134.26 Date 09/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODA, SCOTT R Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $36,133.99 Date 04/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULESA, BENJAMIN M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $36,133.97 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, CRYSTAL R Employer name Orange County Amount $36,133.96 Date 07/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORECKI, MARY JANE Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $36,133.82 Date 04/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGEN, TERRY Employer name Saratoga County Amount $36,133.58 Date 04/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, BARBARA A Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $36,133.44 Date 04/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTE, DAVID C Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $36,133.43 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGSFORD, HATTI J Employer name Education Department Amount $36,133.24 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUHLER, BARBARA J Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,133.21 Date 12/09/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEYDRICK, AUBREE D Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $36,133.14 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEROTTO, PAMELA D Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,133.06 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOORADY, ROSE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,133.04 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, YOKARLIN M Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $36,132.93 Date 07/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MA, TIANLIN Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $36,132.93 Date 04/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHOU, HONG Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $36,132.93 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIPPEL, NICHOLAS C Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $36,132.77 Date 12/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DATTORIA, JENNIFER L Employer name Broome County Amount $36,132.14 Date 06/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADISON, MARIA M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $36,132.02 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONELLA, ROBERT Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $36,131.71 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMSON, HATANGIMANA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,131.50 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, FELIX A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $36,131.29 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENTIPLY, GEORGE R Employer name Village of Hoosick Falls Amount $36,131.12 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDELAZIZ, ANNETTE M Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $36,130.82 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZAFRANSKI, JOSEPH D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,130.64 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIACCO, ROXANE M Employer name City of Troy Amount $36,130.60 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SUSANN Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $36,130.34 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, ALAN J, JR Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $36,130.06 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN KUREN, WILLIAM A Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $36,129.96 Date 02/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGHTALING, SUSAN I Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $36,129.16 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, WILLIAM L Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $36,128.94 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSTON, LYLE S Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $36,128.49 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOFFAT, KATHLEEN A Employer name Town of Aurora Amount $36,128.21 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMOLENSKI, DEBORAH L Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $36,127.82 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GURDA, STEPHANIE A Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $36,127.41 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ-TUCKER, DUWAYNE S Employer name City of Albany Amount $36,127.34 Date 12/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSE, ALVIS D Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $36,127.11 Date 08/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLUPS, CAROLYN L Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,126.74 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMFORT, BARBARA M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $36,126.35 Date 12/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIAN, AMAL W Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $36,125.96 Date 01/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADILLA, ANTHONY Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $36,125.81 Date 11/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWER-CLOSS, HEATHER L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $36,125.59 Date 08/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPELAND, MARCEL M Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $36,125.44 Date 06/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWER, MATTHEW J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $36,125.39 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CADNEY, CURTIS Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $36,125.05 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAV, CHERYL M Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $36,124.89 Date 06/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, JUSTIN A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $36,124.66 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIPP, KENNETH M Employer name Town of Colchester Amount $36,124.59 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LELEK, CHRISTINE M Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $36,124.40 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSE, THOMAS A Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $36,124.08 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWIATKOWSKI, SUSAN A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $36,123.77 Date 11/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUNKER, CYNTHIA J Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $36,123.70 Date 05/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIACCO, ALICE J Employer name Endwell Fire Dist Amount $36,123.64 Date 11/29/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, LAURA Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $36,123.42 Date 05/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORG, LAURIE L Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $36,123.32 Date 10/20/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHN, CHRISTINE J Employer name Oneida County Amount $36,123.14 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, DEBRA L Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $36,123.03 Date 07/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, ELISA Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $36,122.67 Date 12/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC AVOY, DAWN J Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $36,122.13 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAGNO, ANN J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $36,121.86 Date 01/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, MICHAEL S Employer name City of Watertown Amount $36,121.67 Date 02/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUSBICKEL, CHARLES A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $36,121.57 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORRELL, DANIEL J Employer name Ridge Fire District Amount $36,121.49 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGHTALING, CAREY L Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $36,121.49 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, ROSALY A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $36,121.28 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, JOSEPH F Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $36,121.16 Date 04/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINK, MICHAEL J Employer name Genesee County Amount $36,120.55 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOFFI, EUGENE J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $36,120.49 Date 02/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, JENNIFER L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $36,120.17 Date 01/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, RANDI L Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $36,120.15 Date 03/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATOTT, JOSEPH C Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $36,119.92 Date 05/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, URSULA G Employer name Village of Addison Amount $36,119.64 Date 07/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, JOY E Employer name Yates County Amount $36,119.35 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELAIRE, SUSAN E Employer name Yates County Amount $36,119.30 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, SCOTT R Employer name Town of Windsor Amount $36,119.06 Date 02/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOEPFER, MARYJO Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,119.04 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROYAL, LISA A Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $36,118.92 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGOREK, ANNA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $36,118.89 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BEVERLY A Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $36,118.61 Date 07/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNON, STEVEN J Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $36,118.55 Date 12/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System