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 MUJICA, RAMONA C Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $32,683.46 Date 12/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MONICA T Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $32,682.41 Date 01/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, ANNE M Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $32,682.04 Date 08/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEREDIA, MICHAEL R Employer name Franklin County Amount $32,681.99 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANUEVA, ALEJANDRA I Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $32,681.85 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, SARAH B Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $32,681.85 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVER THOMPSON, MAXWELL T Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $32,681.85 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSAI, CHRISTINE Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $32,681.85 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHANNSEN, LESLEY A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $32,681.77 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, MICHAEL L Employer name Yaphank Fire District Amount $32,681.70 Date 06/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMKO, GARRETTE J Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $32,681.26 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESAI, BHUMESH Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $32,680.73 Date 12/29/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, STEVEN J Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $32,680.72 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, JOSE Employer name Victor CSD Amount $32,680.04 Date 01/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, WAYNE M Employer name Town of Catskill Amount $32,679.84 Date 04/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLASS, KATHRYN I Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,679.64 Date 09/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, NOAH J Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,679.62 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICKERS, SUSAN A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $32,679.60 Date 12/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAJKA, MARGARET Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $32,679.26 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, CARMEN M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $32,679.24 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTS, DAVID A Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $32,679.17 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POEIRA, HELENA P Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $32,679.13 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, LINDSEY A Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $32,678.86 Date 02/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, JOSEPH F Employer name City of Rochester Amount $32,678.80 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAWINSKI, MARZENA R Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $32,678.68 Date 10/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DEMARK, CARRIE L Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $32,678.28 Date 11/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTRICH, THOMAS J Employer name Webster CSD Amount $32,677.91 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, NANCY E Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $32,676.87 Date 04/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINOVO, ROBIN L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $32,676.78 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XIA, MIN Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $32,676.30 Date 10/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNDE, JOSEPHINE M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $32,676.16 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, KRISTAL M Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $32,676.01 Date 01/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDIE, GENEVA C Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $32,676.01 Date 01/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUASHA, ELLEN Employer name Glen Cove Public Library Amount $32,675.84 Date 07/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIO, JOHN Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $32,675.83 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, GAIL M Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $32,675.31 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAUBARD, HOWARD J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $32,674.74 Date 06/03/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORONEY, KAREN L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $32,674.74 Date 12/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL, KELLY M Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $32,674.54 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORNSCHEIN, NORINE E Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $32,674.52 Date 03/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTRAND, CHRISTEEN A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $32,674.33 Date 05/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLANDA, JOSEPH P Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $32,674.22 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, LORI E Employer name Hamilton County Amount $32,674.20 Date 09/16/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, GARFIELD S Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $32,673.98 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KEVIN M Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,673.81 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, CARMEN Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $32,673.72 Date 04/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEIS, SUSAN J Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $32,673.26 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUCKS, DANIELLE R Employer name Schoharie County Amount $32,673.26 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANDUES, LONNIE F Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $32,673.05 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, CHRISTINE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $32,672.50 Date 03/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, NICOLE A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $32,672.41 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHENKEL, LINDA R Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $32,672.38 Date 02/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAILEY, JENNIFER L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $32,672.38 Date 09/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATTO, DAWN M Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $32,671.76 Date 12/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLEY, NICHOLAS R Employer name Town of Chili Amount $32,671.69 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMARINIS, LUCIA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $32,671.60 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADEAU, BARBARA L Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $32,671.32 Date 11/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEO, PEGGY L Employer name Otsego County Amount $32,671.23 Date 02/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWRY, NANCY J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $32,671.16 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE PARD, RONALD F Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $32,670.68 Date 08/16/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, KEZIA R Employer name Candor CSD Amount $32,670.66 Date 11/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECHARD, CYNTHIA J Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $32,670.61 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVE, KAREN Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $32,670.20 Date 12/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDEN, JOHN J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $32,670.08 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAND, KRISTINA A Employer name Morris CSD Amount $32,669.61 Date 07/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYA, ERICA M Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $32,669.33 Date 05/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACEY, JO ANN Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $32,669.31 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, LARRY Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $32,669.06 Date 10/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARR, MICHELE A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $32,668.87 Date 07/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMMIS, BONNIE S Employer name Halesite Fire District Amount $32,668.80 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMILLERI, ANNA Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $32,668.51 Date 09/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENTER, JENNIFER R, MS Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $32,668.48 Date 07/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMMISSO, JAIME R Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,668.04 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLIEM, JOHN A Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $32,668.00 Date 04/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, JEFFREY M Employer name Town of Rushford Amount $32,667.92 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNAGE, DOUGLAS T Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $32,667.85 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TICHENOR, JOSEPH C Employer name Village of Sloatsburg Amount $32,667.82 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUSTINIANO, PELHAM Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $32,667.76 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, CHERI E Employer name Wyoming County Amount $32,667.73 Date 06/05/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KENNETH J Employer name Oneida County Amount $32,667.25 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAMS, JENNIFER W Employer name City of Oneonta Housing Auth Amount $32,667.12 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DONNA L Employer name Village of Minoa Amount $32,666.97 Date 04/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PABON, ELVIS, JR Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $32,666.77 Date 04/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLERY, FORREST M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $32,666.66 Date 02/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULSEN, ANDREW G Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,666.51 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, BRIAN A Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $32,666.50 Date 05/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, TAMARA E Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,666.14 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIKE, RANDALL A, JR Employer name Village of Fredonia Amount $32,665.95 Date 12/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN-LYNCH, BONNIE A Employer name Livingston County Amount $32,665.92 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHMURA, JOANNE M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $32,665.92 Date 09/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUGLER, KATHLEEN A Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,665.80 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MILLIAN, BRADLEY R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $32,665.61 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ALICIA D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $32,665.54 Date 12/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, JENNIFER J, MS Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $32,665.29 Date 02/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, JENNIFER M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $32,665.23 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SHANA M Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $32,664.70 Date 03/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMISETH, JEREMY M Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $32,664.56 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARBLE, TIFFANY N Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $32,664.48 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERALTA, VANESSA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $32,664.16 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALFORD, JULIE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $32,664.06 Date 03/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System