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 FORBES, NORMA P Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $32,459.09 Date 10/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIGLEY, MICHELLE A Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $32,459.08 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, MICHAEL J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $32,459.00 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, SHARON Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $32,458.92 Date 01/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIALDONE, TONI-ANN Employer name Orange County Amount $32,458.92 Date 02/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLMAN, JANELL S, MS Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $32,458.51 Date 06/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA, TERRI A Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $32,458.40 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, ROBERT W Employer name Village of Cape Vincent Amount $32,458.08 Date 03/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTERA, ROBERT J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $32,457.92 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, DANNY L, JR Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $32,457.08 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, KRISTIAN P Employer name Mt Pleasant Cottage Sch UFSD Amount $32,456.98 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCORDATO, ANITA JO R Employer name Erie County Amount $32,456.64 Date 12/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNEY, RICHARD M Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $32,455.94 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILLEN, RHAY Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $32,454.85 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSON, LARRY C Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $32,454.85 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ARDLE, PATRICIA M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $32,454.79 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESPARE, EARL T Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $32,454.32 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARK, DAVID T Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $32,453.96 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STULIR, MARY C Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $32,453.88 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENWARE, LANCE D Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $32,453.88 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUHAUS, MEGAN C Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $32,453.84 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENE, JILL E Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $32,453.76 Date 11/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLIAS, STEVEN J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $32,453.25 Date 01/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, LORRY J Employer name Town of Highland Amount $32,452.93 Date 10/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMINGWAY, SUSAN L Employer name Webster CSD Amount $32,452.86 Date 07/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ABREU, ANWAR G Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $32,452.72 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWARD, LANA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $32,452.50 Date 10/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFFIN, DARLENE Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $32,452.41 Date 08/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARMAN, FAYE L Employer name Schoharie County Amount $32,452.14 Date 04/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABATTIS, BRIAN S Employer name Johnsburg CSD Amount $32,452.09 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTA, ANNAMARIA T Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $32,452.00 Date 01/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRAIBMAN, SUZANNE M Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $32,451.79 Date 06/17/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, DENISE A Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $32,451.73 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENOIT, TERRY L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $32,451.62 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, BOBBIE JO Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $32,451.51 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORRECA, MICHELE J Employer name Department of Health Amount $32,451.32 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAEGER, SUZANNE E Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $32,450.96 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRINAN, ELIZABETH A Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $32,450.62 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, SONIA L Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $32,450.47 Date 01/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, ANDRES Y Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $32,450.38 Date 09/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, ADA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $32,450.24 Date 03/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPINAL, YUDITH Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $32,450.12 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREES, LINDA L Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $32,449.98 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, CATHARINE O Employer name Wyoming County Amount $32,449.94 Date 06/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLBERT, NAKISHA M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $32,449.87 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEZZADONNA, ANTHONY Employer name Catskill Otb Corp. Amount $32,449.75 Date 01/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, PAMELA J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $32,449.52 Date 09/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANCHAK, DAVID J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $32,449.44 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESA, ALAIN A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $32,449.21 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTODARO, DOUGLAS A Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,448.96 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARRINGTON, ANITRA N Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $32,448.80 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURIE, JASMIN N Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $32,448.74 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNDAKER, JESSICA L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $32,448.69 Date 06/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAJDLER, PAULA Employer name Nassau County Amount $32,448.64 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOTE, KIMBERLY A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $32,448.53 Date 01/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLADDING, WHITNEY A Employer name Town of Massena Amount $32,448.07 Date 05/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SION, JOHN B Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $32,448.00 Date 05/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOJCZUK, JOHN R Employer name Seneca County Amount $32,447.51 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, YVETTE Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $32,447.29 Date 02/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, WILMA O Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $32,446.99 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILTON, BRADLEY A Employer name Village of Elbridge Amount $32,446.97 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIANSEN, JUSTINE M Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $32,446.82 Date 02/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOAN, KELLY T Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $32,446.52 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BRADLEY E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $32,446.33 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAYER, DONNA J Employer name Edwards Knox CSD Amount $32,446.23 Date 04/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMINSKI, WENDIE M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $32,446.06 Date 08/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITA, JOHAN Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $32,445.59 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILE, LORRAINE A Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $32,445.38 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, TAMMY J Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,445.26 Date 01/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGAND, ROBERT A Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $32,444.78 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARLY, CECILIA A Employer name Erie County Amount $32,443.81 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAHN, LYNN Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $32,443.74 Date 10/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPHER, KATHLEEN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $32,443.72 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRISON, TERRY L Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $32,443.41 Date 03/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSKAL, PATRICIA A Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $32,443.33 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JEANNIE S Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $32,442.54 Date 02/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, DORIS J Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $32,442.49 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGANTE, LAURA M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $32,442.30 Date 12/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUHLER, LAURA B Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $32,442.22 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, CHRISTINA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,442.05 Date 12/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDJEAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $32,442.03 Date 06/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, MICHAEL D Employer name Walton CSD Amount $32,441.82 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, KELLY M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $32,441.73 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASSETT, CHELSEA R Employer name Cherry Valley-Springfield CSD Amount $32,441.55 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, CINDY A Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $32,441.33 Date 04/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRASSBURG, KRISTEN A Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $32,441.29 Date 10/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBIO, OLGA B Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $32,441.17 Date 03/05/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SYNTHIA T Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $32,440.43 Date 08/11/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEY, SCHYM Employer name Onondaga County Amount $32,440.25 Date 10/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, ANDREW Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $32,439.84 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIDD, PAMELA J Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,439.72 Date 02/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHLROSE, ANNA-MARIA Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $32,439.70 Date 09/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONGDON, ELVIS L Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $32,439.61 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATTON, NANCY E Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,439.59 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITHLER, STEPHANIE M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $32,439.11 Date 11/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABARGA, SARAH M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $32,438.93 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHWAY, CANDICE L Employer name Chenango County Amount $32,438.60 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOON, AMANDA L Employer name Madison County Amount $32,438.54 Date 06/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORISEY, BEVERLY A Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $32,438.54 Date 05/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, LISA A Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $32,438.20 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System