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 HUTCHINGS, COLLEEN M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $44,486.04 Date 01/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENNINGER, KELLEY M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $44,485.95 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPP, MARIA H Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $44,485.89 Date 04/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, ERIKA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,485.82 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIN, DIANE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $44,485.69 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUCCARO, JOSEPH Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $44,485.67 Date 10/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKHOUSE, STEPHEN C Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $44,485.52 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAKUBEK, ANDREW M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $44,485.49 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, LAURIE C Employer name Penn Yan Bd of Light Commis Amount $44,485.41 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGAINI, MELISSA A Employer name Village of Catskill Amount $44,484.75 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERKO, JAMES J, JR Employer name Village of East Rochester Amount $44,484.73 Date 03/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, STEPHEN M Employer name Village of Whitesboro Amount $44,484.56 Date 10/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLISON, GROVETTA V Employer name Lackawanna Mun Housing Auth Amount $44,484.48 Date 04/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCIO, MICHAEL L Employer name Montgomery County Amount $44,484.42 Date 07/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, KIMBERLY A Employer name Bemus Point CSD Amount $44,484.21 Date 09/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, LYNN M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $44,484.12 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, JAMIE D Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $44,484.07 Date 07/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUQUE, MARIO A Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,484.07 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAONESSA, JOSEPH Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $44,484.03 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLIN, PAULA M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $44,483.93 Date 06/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAILLANCOURT, MATTHEW D Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $44,483.88 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLSWORTH, DENNIS A, II Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $44,483.72 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUPER, DAVID C Employer name Sodus CSD Amount $44,483.42 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, JUDY S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,483.40 Date 05/14/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, LARRY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $44,483.34 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, SHANNON G Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $44,483.20 Date 10/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARDUZZI, CAROLE M Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $44,483.20 Date 09/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOGLE, RYAN J Employer name Erie County Amount $44,483.07 Date 02/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, DOUGLAS C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $44,482.89 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, PETER R Employer name Schenectady County Amount $44,482.79 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, FAITH H Employer name Broome County Amount $44,482.67 Date 08/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISKIE, NANCY J Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $44,482.62 Date 10/04/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUSTER, RONALD H Employer name Town of Sparta Amount $44,482.60 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREIL, FRANK N Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $44,482.57 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, DAVID L Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $44,482.48 Date 10/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINO, JOSEPH N Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $44,482.46 Date 01/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GYAMFI, SAMUEL A Employer name Westchester County Amount $44,482.39 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, TINA M Employer name Orange County Amount $44,482.38 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALCEDO-WATSON, LORENA I Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $44,482.32 Date 10/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTEMORE, CHRISTINA M Employer name Essex County Amount $44,482.20 Date 04/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, ANGELINA A Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $44,481.94 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANGELLA, LYNN I Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $44,481.66 Date 02/05/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERSTENYAK, TIFFANY L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $44,481.44 Date 07/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNZ, CLIFFORD W Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $44,481.37 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORKAL, SWATHI Employer name Office For Technology Amount $44,481.28 Date 01/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRASSO, LAUREN L Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $44,481.22 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, JENNIFER J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $44,480.96 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORTSLEF, MARJORIE M Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $44,480.90 Date 09/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, KATHLEEN E Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $44,480.80 Date 08/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STABINSKI, MICHELE A Employer name Schenectady Housing Authority Amount $44,480.78 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, KERRY R Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $44,480.31 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, RAFAEL A Employer name Rockland County Amount $44,480.14 Date 02/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRESNEL, MIRGILE Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $44,479.84 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, DANIEL M Employer name Village of Suffern Amount $44,479.67 Date 05/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIVITERE, FREDERICK Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $44,479.49 Date 02/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEGOR, CHERYL L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $44,479.34 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULFORD, CYNTHIA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $44,479.17 Date 08/24/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, LAWRENCE M Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $44,478.57 Date 04/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADALAMENTI, VICTORIA M, MS Employer name Village of Trumansburg Amount $44,478.56 Date 02/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOEDEL, NICOLE M Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $44,478.40 Date 12/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBACK, KEITH B Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $44,478.28 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, JANET M Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $44,478.19 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, RUSSELL J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $44,477.89 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, WILLIAM J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $44,477.88 Date 09/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONA, MARGARET L Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $44,477.77 Date 11/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERICKSON, TERESA E Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $44,477.77 Date 02/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUMSDEN, REBECCA L Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $44,477.77 Date 02/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VESCHI, INGA M Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $44,477.77 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAQUINTO, DIANE P Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $44,477.76 Date 09/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, JOHN G Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,477.69 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN LARE, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Town of Lenox Amount $44,477.20 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZIEC, ANNE Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $44,477.13 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, TAMMIE L Employer name Cornell University Amount $44,477.11 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUTON, SARAH L Employer name Cornell University Amount $44,476.97 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUSHNER, SCOTT L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,476.86 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DIONNE T Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $44,476.77 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATIC, KATARINA N Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $44,476.69 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILDS, DAVID M Employer name City of Oswego Amount $44,476.61 Date 01/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTES, AIXA G Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $44,476.28 Date 03/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, CYNTHIA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $44,476.26 Date 03/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUMENFELD, NEIL A Employer name Education Department Amount $44,476.26 Date 01/17/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINOTT, ANA G Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $44,476.26 Date 12/29/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLARIN, GLADYS Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,476.26 Date 07/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAREZ, JAYNE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $44,476.26 Date 02/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, IDALIA M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $44,476.26 Date 12/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUSKIE, ELIZABETH A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $44,475.91 Date 07/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMONDIE, LORI L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,475.65 Date 01/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVIN, ROBERT F Employer name Town of Southold Amount $44,475.65 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEITH, GREGORY A Employer name Town of Schuyler Falls Amount $44,475.50 Date 07/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVEY, GREG A Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $44,475.48 Date 05/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS-MITH, LYSTRA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $44,475.41 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLER, ROBERTA Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $44,475.35 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, DAWN M Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $44,474.89 Date 03/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, REBECCA L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,474.85 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFUELB, CINDY L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,474.83 Date 01/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJTASZEK, MARY BETH Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $44,474.54 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIANSEN, DEBRA A Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $44,474.38 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDERON, VALERIE J Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $44,474.34 Date 01/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTISTEBAN, JENNY I Employer name New York Public Library Amount $44,474.31 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AROCHO, ROSALINA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $44,474.04 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System