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 BALDUZZI, MICHAEL J Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $33,438.42 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIER, WILLIAM E Employer name Town of Arietta Amount $33,438.41 Date 06/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, JOHNNIE A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $33,438.30 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLEY-PUTT, SUSAN M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $33,437.43 Date 01/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERBECK, LISA A Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $33,436.60 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIORIO, LINDA J Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $33,436.36 Date 03/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALE, STEFANIE L Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $33,436.31 Date 07/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBOVIK, KIMBERLY A Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $33,436.09 Date 08/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LYNETTE R Employer name Broome County Amount $33,435.94 Date 07/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLOU, DARLEEN A Employer name Oswego County Amount $33,435.60 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, MARY A Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $33,435.58 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESSEY, SANDRA E Employer name Ontario County Amount $33,435.34 Date 02/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, SHEILA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $33,434.96 Date 02/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, LOUISE R Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $33,434.91 Date 09/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OROLOGIO, BARRY D Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $33,434.81 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERT, DENNIS S Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $33,434.76 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JAMES M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $33,434.74 Date 11/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHL, KELLEY D Employer name Oswego County Amount $33,434.19 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, ELIZABETH A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $33,434.13 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, PHILIP S Employer name Town of Nichols Amount $33,434.02 Date 02/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISAREK, JOSHUA D Employer name Erie County Amount $33,433.90 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBBO, IRENE D Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $33,433.85 Date 10/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, KAREN A Employer name Southold UFSD Amount $33,433.72 Date 03/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORCUCCI, VICTORIA E Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $33,433.63 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUKER, ANNA M Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $33,433.06 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENUS-COWAN, LEONIE E Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $33,432.96 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNEGAN, RICHARD M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $33,432.42 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, CARLOS Employer name City of Albany Amount $33,432.32 Date 06/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPONE, KRISTY A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $33,431.84 Date 04/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACHOWSKI, KRISTIN S Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $33,431.61 Date 03/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORR, DAVE B Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $33,431.36 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUAMBA, MAHUMBA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $33,431.11 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VANCHER, VIRGINIA M Employer name Madison County Amount $33,430.75 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, JACQUELINE C Employer name Genesee County Amount $33,430.61 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENDERSON, JONI C Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $33,429.55 Date 08/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNALD, DENISE M Employer name Education Department Amount $33,429.47 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPADA, TERRY A Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,429.33 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATARAZZO, MARIANNE Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $33,429.02 Date 04/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERK, GARY L, SR Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $33,428.73 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, ROSEMARY E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,428.42 Date 01/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREUTER, AWILDA Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $33,427.93 Date 12/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVERHILL, TINA M Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $33,427.81 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONER, FRANCES M Employer name Nassau County Amount $33,427.49 Date 04/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMODOVAR, NASHAERA M Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $33,426.87 Date 08/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, AMY E Employer name Education Department Amount $33,426.69 Date 12/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBIK, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Education Department Amount $33,426.69 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XINAKES, LAWRENCE J Employer name Education Department Amount $33,426.69 Date 04/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZWORKA, BARBARA A Employer name Town of Bethany Amount $33,426.69 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEIGHAN, JOHN J Employer name Sag Harbor UFSD Amount $33,425.36 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCHE, CECILE G Employer name Office For Technology Amount $33,425.26 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWRY, RAQUEL D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $33,425.08 Date 08/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, FALISA A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $33,424.90 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, ROBERT J Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $33,424.48 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAMMONS, SUSANNE M Employer name Fulton County Amount $33,424.35 Date 03/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARSHAUER, PETER S Employer name Plainview Old Bethpage Pub Lib Amount $33,424.33 Date 08/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, GRACE J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $33,424.12 Date 12/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALAYKO, MARGARET M Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $33,423.80 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKERING, ANNE E Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $33,423.50 Date 08/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MARIBEL Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $33,423.44 Date 04/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIKUZINSKI, ROBERT M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $33,423.30 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORBOYS, MARIE E Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $33,423.24 Date 10/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRODOTZKE, BRIAN W Employer name Southold UFSD Amount $33,423.09 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILKEY, JAMES D Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $33,422.91 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, SARAH A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $33,422.62 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSSEAULT, COLLEEN E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $33,422.37 Date 05/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JARED L Employer name Education Department Amount $33,422.27 Date 02/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECIROVIC, MEDIHA Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,421.89 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTY, LORNA M Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $33,421.75 Date 01/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRAN, KATHLEEN M Employer name Delaware County Amount $33,421.62 Date 03/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, EVAN J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $33,421.57 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTANEDA, ABEL A Employer name Rockland County Amount $33,420.99 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GILL, LAURA S Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $33,420.61 Date 04/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOUTEN, MARK S Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $33,420.41 Date 03/04/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADELL, CHELSAE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $33,420.21 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERHART, DAWN M Employer name Sodus CSD Amount $33,419.76 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROXAS, GARIZALDO Employer name Rockland County Amount $33,419.70 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINKOWSKI, KIMBERLY A Employer name Town of Kinderhook Amount $33,419.70 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTON, TIANA L Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $33,419.47 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, MICHAEL E Employer name Town of Leon Amount $33,419.40 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMON, TARA R Employer name Corning Community College Amount $33,419.31 Date 01/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, JOHN F Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $33,418.85 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONESTEEL, JILL D Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $33,418.84 Date 12/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, MICHAEL B Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $33,418.51 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, TINA M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $33,418.37 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANA, COLLEEN A Employer name Cleary School Deaf Children Amount $33,418.35 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTSMEDA, SHERYL A Employer name Long Beach Public Library Amount $33,418.35 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLACH, WAYNE A Employer name Greene County Amount $33,418.14 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTON, BRITTNEY R Employer name Herkimer County Amount $33,417.95 Date 06/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, JACQUELINE L Employer name Westchester Joint Water Works Amount $33,417.82 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKENS, BENJAMIN C Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $33,417.49 Date 02/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATOTT, LORI L Employer name Clinton County Amount $33,417.20 Date 08/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERSTELT, ELAINE M Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $33,416.95 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JACQUELYN A Employer name Oswego County Amount $33,416.94 Date 03/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRUGGIA, ROBERT J Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $33,416.89 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, MELISSA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $33,416.85 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBIN, WALTER Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $33,416.70 Date 04/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, MARITZA Employer name Erie County Amount $33,416.69 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETIENNE, CHOPIN Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $33,416.57 Date 12/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEMBHARD, DWIGHT O Employer name Village of Great Neck Plaza Amount $33,416.51 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPHERE, CRAIG Employer name Dolgeville CSD Amount $33,416.50 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System