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 RIZZUTI, ALLISON Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $35,235.60 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUOVO, CHRISTINA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $35,235.49 Date 07/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMSLEY, MARILYN A Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $35,235.24 Date 06/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREHAND, DEREK M Employer name Broome County Amount $35,235.20 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMES, SHANE M Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $35,234.88 Date 02/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, MARGARET R Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $35,234.85 Date 09/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTHONY, PATRICIA A Employer name Hamilton County Amount $35,234.79 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, DUSTIN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $35,233.98 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVY, ANNE E Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $35,233.97 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, SALVATORE Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $35,233.46 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, FAYE M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $35,233.40 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABICKI, MARY E Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $35,233.23 Date 02/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREWS, ROBERT E Employer name Montgomery County Amount $35,232.73 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBIER, HUGUES Employer name Cornell University Amount $35,232.72 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, TIFFANY N Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $35,232.54 Date 12/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERBY, KIMBERLY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $35,232.53 Date 04/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCROGGINS, DAVID A Employer name North Warren CSD Amount $35,232.42 Date 08/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, DARREN D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $35,232.41 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, TYRONE Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $35,232.40 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAM, SALEHA K Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $35,232.16 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAILEY, BRIAN I Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $35,231.70 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, STEVEN R Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $35,231.33 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMINGTON, ERIC J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $35,231.28 Date 12/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGURNEY, PETER W, JR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $35,230.98 Date 02/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JANINE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $35,230.78 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JAMES J Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $35,230.28 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, NICOLE L Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $35,230.20 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, EDWARD D Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $35,230.10 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JABCUGA, CAROL M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $35,230.10 Date 03/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENON, BEENA P Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $35,229.86 Date 10/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSARATH, SHAWN Employer name Nassau County Amount $35,229.82 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WIE, CHRISTINE L Employer name Cato-Meridian CSD Amount $35,229.41 Date 01/25/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAHAN, MEGAN L Employer name Clinton County Amount $35,229.33 Date 04/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, THOMAS D Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $35,229.33 Date 09/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMATO, THOMAS G Employer name Town of Macedon Amount $35,229.32 Date 06/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCALZO, JOHANNA P Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $35,229.25 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOHR, TARA M Employer name Mid Hudson Library System Amount $35,228.93 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYER, BRADLEY D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $35,228.43 Date 09/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINK, CHRISTOPHER JH Employer name City of Little Falls Amount $35,228.16 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VREDENBURG, MARY JANE Employer name Village of Herkimer Amount $35,228.16 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANLEY, JANINE M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $35,228.10 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, LARRY W Employer name Oneida County Amount $35,228.07 Date 06/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDINALE, SHELLY R Employer name Village of Catskill Amount $35,227.93 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, LORI L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $35,227.91 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENDINO, DOMINIC R Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $35,227.78 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEITER, CAROLYN Employer name Greece CSD Amount $35,227.74 Date 10/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORELLA, JUDITH M Employer name Erie County Amount $35,227.71 Date 01/10/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCOTTE, CAMILLE T C Employer name Cornell University Amount $35,227.62 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINNIE, RONALD N Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $35,227.14 Date 09/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAJOIE, KENNETH R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $35,227.06 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCH, JAMES W Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $35,227.03 Date 06/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, SAMANTHA L Employer name Education Department Amount $35,227.02 Date 02/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE REU, LAURA L Employer name Erie County Amount $35,226.25 Date 06/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAHLU, ROMAN Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $35,226.18 Date 08/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, DIANE L Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $35,226.13 Date 08/09/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIVEN, GELSOMINA Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $35,225.68 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNSTEIN, TIERNNEY M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $35,225.64 Date 01/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENFORD, GARLAND D Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $35,225.55 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREUND, NINA A Employer name Harborfields Public Library Amount $35,225.50 Date 04/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAIOLI, GRAYCE J Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $35,225.38 Date 09/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVO, LINDA Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $35,225.38 Date 02/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, MICHAEL S Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $35,224.91 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, PRESTON B Employer name Bolton CSD Amount $35,224.08 Date 02/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUSTUS, PAUL A Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $35,224.00 Date 01/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELMONT, DAMON M Employer name Erie County Amount $35,223.96 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, AARON D Employer name Village of Waterville Amount $35,223.30 Date 03/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOOPS, JAMIE E Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $35,222.47 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINER, SANFORD JEFFREY Employer name Rockland County Amount $35,222.32 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, ALTON Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $35,222.06 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUSHKOV, MARIA P Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $35,221.90 Date 04/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVILLE, MICHAEL C Employer name Town of Groton Amount $35,221.76 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, JOANNE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $35,221.57 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BLOIS, WILLIAM L, JR Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $35,221.50 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRELLA, LESLIE S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $35,221.40 Date 05/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PAOLO, MICHAEL A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $35,221.19 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLLIN-WOOD, JONATHAN M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $35,221.14 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZEWCZYK, JOSEPH J Employer name Oneida County Amount $35,220.97 Date 02/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIFIELD, KATHRYN M Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $35,220.89 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLADAY, JACQUELYN L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $35,220.82 Date 11/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCOBAR, DANIEL X Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $35,220.29 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, JOSHUA A Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $35,220.21 Date 03/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, KYLE R Employer name Village of Tupper Lake Amount $35,220.13 Date 04/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZ, MARY Employer name Montgomery County Amount $35,220.09 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFAVE, MICHELLE R Employer name Jefferson County Amount $35,219.72 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMPNICH, KATRINA L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $35,219.71 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GJONBALAJ, DRITA Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $35,219.64 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, CAROL Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $35,219.48 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MOND, RUSSELL L, II Employer name Town of Summerhill Amount $35,219.00 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYE, BRIAN M Employer name City of Utica Amount $35,218.95 Date 06/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAUGHN, VALERIE D Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $35,218.94 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, GREGORY S Employer name New York Public Library Amount $35,218.79 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, GARY T Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $35,218.73 Date 02/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTHUP, TERRI L Employer name Essex County Amount $35,218.39 Date 08/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUST, DAVID C Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $35,218.28 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEUEL, REBECCA J W Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $35,218.27 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, CAROLANN Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $35,217.95 Date 09/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOLPINI, ALICE A Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $35,217.87 Date 10/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONK, DIANNA K Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $35,217.73 Date 05/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, PATRICIA D Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $35,217.73 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, DELMAR E Employer name Alexandria CSD Amount $35,217.50 Date 07/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System