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 ABDALLAH, SANDRA L Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $33,123.14 Date 10/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLIPINSKI, JAYNE M Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $33,123.09 Date 08/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSARO, KARI A Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $33,122.96 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BOMBARD, ROBERT T Employer name Clinton County Amount $33,122.85 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVENPORT, DIANA L Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $33,122.53 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, RICKIE C Employer name Erie County Amount $33,122.43 Date 05/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONILLA, YAIR A Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $33,121.84 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, SARA A Employer name Erie County Amount $33,121.79 Date 05/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERREIRA, LUANA Y Employer name Department of State Amount $33,121.63 Date 10/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEELY, DAVID G Employer name Attica CSD Amount $33,121.33 Date 10/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUMFIELD, COLLEEN M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $33,121.18 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARCANGELO, KATHY A Employer name Town of Campbell Amount $33,121.12 Date 09/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, BRENDA J Employer name Malone CSD Amount $33,120.92 Date 10/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETO, LETA Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $33,119.55 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBALSAMO-SORBIE, CONNIE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $33,119.50 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, KENNETH R, JR Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $33,119.40 Date 08/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BROOM, GREGORY S Employer name Jefferson County Amount $33,119.37 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, LORI ANN Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $33,119.33 Date 08/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, IVANA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $33,119.13 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SESSA, REBECCA L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $33,119.13 Date 08/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRAY, ANDRE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $33,119.12 Date 08/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NED, DONNA M Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $33,119.11 Date 02/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALCZYN, MICHAEL G Employer name Onondaga County Amount $33,118.70 Date 02/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, CHAD M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $33,118.45 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TAMARA T Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $33,118.08 Date 01/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALEY, REGINA B Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $33,118.06 Date 12/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, WILLIS C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $33,117.60 Date 03/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERY, BRENDA L Employer name Fulton County Amount $33,117.03 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, EDWARD L Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $33,116.44 Date 10/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE COSTY, ANN M Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $33,116.36 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGAN, ALLEN Employer name Wyoming Soil,Water Cons District Amount $33,115.20 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, BRIAN Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $33,115.12 Date 06/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADDY, SHANISE F Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $33,115.09 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDER, DEBBIE D Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $33,115.00 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOPKA, GEORGE ELDRED, JR Employer name Bath CSD Amount $33,114.94 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGETT, MICHELLE L Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $33,114.85 Date 01/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLODGETT, SUE A Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $33,114.55 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, RONALD A Employer name Schoharie County Amount $33,114.54 Date 12/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIK, NANCY B Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $33,114.40 Date 11/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, TERRA G Employer name Erie County Amount $33,114.31 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARROYO, CARMEN I Employer name Tompkins County Amount $33,114.22 Date 08/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONAN, DENNIS M Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $33,113.95 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HENRY, MELISSA Employer name Town of Gates Amount $33,113.61 Date 05/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANOVA, PETER D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $33,113.30 Date 11/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SVEDA, LYDIA Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $33,112.96 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBALL, ROBERT E Employer name Southern Cayuga CSD Amount $33,112.56 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESSIER, GREGORY A Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $33,112.44 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNOX, JAMES H Employer name Mattituck-Cutchogue UFSD Amount $33,112.12 Date 07/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOJAVE, SUSAN N Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $33,111.83 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESSEK, DOUGLAS P Employer name Fredonia CSD Amount $33,111.61 Date 09/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCONNELL, MELISSA A Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $33,111.21 Date 11/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, STEVEN C Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,110.87 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIPERNA, JOAN L Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $33,109.31 Date 09/13/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADRIAN, COURTNEY Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $33,109.28 Date 07/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, SYLVIA J Employer name Fredonia CSD Amount $33,109.09 Date 04/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CAROL A Employer name Fulton County Amount $33,108.38 Date 12/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELIX, ANDRES Employer name Village of Coxsackie Amount $33,108.35 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTS, KENDRA L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $33,108.11 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, TOSHI M Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $33,108.04 Date 09/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SCALA, MICHAEL J Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $33,107.65 Date 01/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUTET, JARRETT C Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,107.63 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELIAS RUGEL, PEDRO M Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $33,107.59 Date 02/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUADAGNO, LUCILLE A Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $33,107.10 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAMIAS, GERALDINE A Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $33,107.10 Date 09/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLOTTA, ANA J Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $33,107.10 Date 08/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUNTAIN, CELIA M Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $33,107.08 Date 02/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALAMIA, DIANN M Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $33,107.06 Date 11/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAWADZKI, LAURIE J Employer name Erie County Amount $33,106.99 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANGRAZIO, ROXANNE Employer name Caledonia-Mumford CSD Amount $33,106.80 Date 07/29/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, VIVIAN J Employer name Albany County Amount $33,106.72 Date 06/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELMS, ALBERT T Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $33,106.62 Date 10/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNO, CRAIG J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $33,106.54 Date 04/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, APHRODITIES Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $33,106.11 Date 11/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ETHELL Employer name Bellmore Memorial Library Amount $33,106.00 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETTI, DAVID F Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $33,105.87 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDITT, JOSEPH B Employer name Herkimer County Amount $33,105.56 Date 07/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KODRA-CARLOCK, KATHLEEN B Employer name Department of Health Amount $33,105.34 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYSTROM, RICHARD A Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $33,104.75 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOR, ELIZABETH A Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $33,104.55 Date 09/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, KENYATTA Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $33,104.20 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILOTTI, BARBARA E Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $33,103.95 Date 08/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIMKUS, BRIAN J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $33,103.86 Date 05/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZWART, JIMMY L Employer name Crandall Library Amount $33,103.68 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATO, BRENDA J Employer name Delaware County Amount $33,103.46 Date 04/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDA, SARA S Employer name Lewis County Amount $33,103.42 Date 02/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, APRIL J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $33,103.27 Date 09/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, VERONICA M Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $33,102.73 Date 04/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBONI, GENART Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $33,102.31 Date 08/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUBA, REBECCA L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $33,102.31 Date 04/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENSEL, BARBARA J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $33,102.31 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMKINS CINQUENTI, DEBORAH A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $33,102.31 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLETTE, EDWARD L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $33,102.31 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUNIGA, NOEMI Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $33,102.31 Date 04/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEUTHER, MATTHEW S Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $33,102.31 Date 07/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, MEGAN A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $33,102.31 Date 07/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARIGHT, VICKIE A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $33,102.31 Date 04/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, KATILYN M Employer name Education Department Amount $33,102.27 Date 05/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, THERESA M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $33,102.15 Date 11/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOWNY, SANDRA L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $33,102.01 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORTH-HOLDEN, SHARI A Employer name Town of Wilton Amount $33,101.90 Date 01/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System