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 MUSCARELLA, THOMAS A Employer name Schenevus CSD Amount $32,544.94 Date 08/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, YOLANDA R DARBY Employer name Greenburgh Eleven UFSD Amount $32,544.29 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MEO, JOSEPH Employer name Nassau County Amount $32,544.22 Date 02/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, PENNY E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $32,544.08 Date 07/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITESIDE, ROBERT E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $32,543.90 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORE, DEBRA A Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $32,543.73 Date 08/30/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULINA, MICHELE G Employer name Lake Placid CSD Amount $32,543.68 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUGLER, CINDY R Employer name Town of Eden Amount $32,543.33 Date 09/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURDEAU, ZACHARY D Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $32,543.10 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOGIUDICE, AGAPITA P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $32,543.08 Date 10/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URENA, ORLANDO A, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $32,543.00 Date 07/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, LOGAN R Employer name Tioga County Amount $32,542.53 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, SUSAN C Employer name Orange County Amount $32,542.50 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORKEY, BRENT R Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $32,542.39 Date 11/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KESHIA S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $32,542.20 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUNT, MARY E Employer name Waterville CSD Amount $32,542.00 Date 11/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBHARDT, JULIA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $32,541.97 Date 02/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISSITA, JESSICA S Employer name Warren County Amount $32,541.84 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROULX, GAIL M Employer name Oswego County Amount $32,541.60 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARAWAY, MELANIE Employer name Village of Middleburgh Amount $32,541.56 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIECZKOWSKI, IRENE C Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $32,541.30 Date 01/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, ANN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $32,541.21 Date 08/18/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANAKOS, MAUREEN P Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $32,541.09 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, WINONA K B Employer name Town of Ithaca Amount $32,540.70 Date 04/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAGNINA, FRANK A, SR Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $32,540.42 Date 03/29/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, JULIE A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $32,540.40 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADSLEY, MONA C Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $32,540.40 Date 09/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAY, STEPHEN E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $32,539.99 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, DOREEN G Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $32,539.96 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHANAL, GUNA Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $32,539.80 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, MICHELE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $32,539.64 Date 05/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEMIA, JANESSA M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $32,539.62 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIN, NICOLE M Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $32,539.52 Date 04/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPER, LUCY A Employer name Otsego County Amount $32,539.46 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, DEBORAH A Employer name Town of Seneca Falls Amount $32,539.21 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CICCO, STACY A Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $32,539.05 Date 11/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOROSKI, SANDRA L Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $32,539.05 Date 11/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, JOLANDA Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $32,538.73 Date 10/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIKE, MARY E Employer name Dalton-Nunda CSD Amount $32,538.70 Date 06/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEJIA, ALEJANDRO Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $32,538.42 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, FRANCIS X, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $32,538.32 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWERY, MARY P Employer name Allegany County Amount $32,538.27 Date 11/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZELL, JASON M Employer name Department of Health Amount $32,538.22 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WYCKE, TAMMIE L Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $32,538.21 Date 12/18/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, LAUREN K Employer name Saratoga County Amount $32,538.00 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUSS, CAROL A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $32,537.97 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHLERS, SUZANNE M Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $32,537.90 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $32,537.84 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, CHARLES R Employer name Laurens CSD Amount $32,537.15 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, LORI Employer name Broome County Amount $32,536.92 Date 02/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FABIO, PETER H Employer name Office of General Services Amount $32,536.68 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFEN, DANA M Employer name Commack Public Library Amount $32,536.60 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, JOAN M Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $32,536.36 Date 06/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, WILLIAM R Employer name South Seneca CSD Amount $32,536.31 Date 12/14/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRELAND-KOHN, ANNABELLA Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $32,536.19 Date 10/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASTINGS, CLARISSA J Employer name Boces-Franklin Essex Hamilton Amount $32,536.13 Date 04/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOFTON, TAMMY N Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $32,535.63 Date 01/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEITZ-SCHNEID, DIANE A Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $32,535.59 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERBY, TRAVIS W Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $32,535.47 Date 06/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUOMO, JENNIFER J Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $32,535.31 Date 02/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHER, RALPH E, JR Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $32,535.28 Date 10/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPTON, DENISE W Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,535.06 Date 05/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, MAURICE S Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $32,534.69 Date 10/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZITO, ALICE D Employer name Richmond Memorial Library Amount $32,534.00 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRADER, CHRISTINA L Employer name Erie County Amount $32,533.64 Date 04/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUFEL, WESLEY D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $32,533.41 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBERT, DOUGLAS F Employer name Schoharie County Amount $32,533.22 Date 11/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSETTE, NICHOLAS D Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $32,533.15 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, PATRICIA M Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $32,533.07 Date 05/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, CHRISTINE I Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $32,533.05 Date 08/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOX, MARY Employer name Cortland County Amount $32,532.88 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, ERICA Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $32,532.87 Date 01/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROTHERS, DANIELLE L Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $32,532.85 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROMLEY, CORY A Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $32,532.71 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMBRONE, TERESA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $32,532.71 Date 06/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURANTE, ROBERT F Employer name Erie County Amount $32,532.63 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, CALESA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $32,532.50 Date 10/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE-SAUVE, MELISSA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $32,532.46 Date 05/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROKOSCH, TYLER J Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $32,532.23 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLIC, AIDA Employer name Oneida County Amount $32,532.22 Date 11/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEN-SHIDAH, ELENORA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $32,532.06 Date 01/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYAN, NATALIE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $32,531.97 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGRINO, ROBERT V Employer name Village of Suffern Amount $32,531.81 Date 08/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAYERS, GLENN E Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $32,531.74 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, JEANETTZA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $32,531.68 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGOSTINELLI, PAOLA A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $32,531.46 Date 02/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FYFE, RICHARD J Employer name Oneida County Amount $32,531.27 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CASKILL, ARVIA L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $32,531.20 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, KEITH T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $32,531.02 Date 03/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, DAVID M Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,530.96 Date 10/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, LILLIAN B Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $32,530.83 Date 12/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMSON, MARY JANE Employer name Alexandria CSD Amount $32,530.80 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYBURN, KIMBERLY J Employer name Town of East Bloomfield Amount $32,530.73 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGNON, JEFFREY A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $32,530.63 Date 10/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANISZAK, SUSAN A Employer name Albany County Amount $32,530.20 Date 10/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MARY M Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,530.07 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIKES, HELEN B Employer name Jefferson County Amount $32,530.03 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HISE, DEBORAH J Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,530.01 Date 06/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODINE, CARRIE L Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,529.94 Date 01/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARAPEZZA, CARLA J Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,529.94 Date 01/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System