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 DUINK, AMY M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $39,567.50 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHAI, SOOSAN Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $39,567.24 Date 06/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROSSER, HEATHER A Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $39,567.23 Date 06/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY-BLAKE, LAKESHA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $39,567.13 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, ROBERT A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $39,567.11 Date 11/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARE, THERESE M Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $39,567.06 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDRICK, HOWARD R Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $39,566.76 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOVER-BLAISURE, SUSAN L Employer name Broome County Amount $39,566.75 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARTRAND, JODY A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $39,566.57 Date 11/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILGER, GARY J Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $39,566.49 Date 04/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGOZZINO, GINA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,566.45 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLADE, BRITTANY L Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $39,565.86 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, LARRY E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $39,565.51 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENHOLLOW, LISA J Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $39,565.32 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, JULIE L Employer name Plattsburgh Housing Authority Amount $39,565.26 Date 06/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Southeast Amount $39,565.20 Date 06/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSOU, IBRAHIM N Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $39,564.90 Date 10/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLUVIOT, RONALD D Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $39,564.86 Date 08/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEENAGH, WILLIAM M Employer name Columbia County Amount $39,564.26 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERB, DANIEL D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $39,563.97 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANTLEY, SABRINA T Employer name Orange County Amount $39,563.86 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZZARI, JORDAN L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $39,563.82 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, ALAINA M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $39,563.49 Date 04/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATUSZEWSKI, ANDREW J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,563.19 Date 01/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEKSTUTIS, JONATHAN D Employer name Nassau County Amount $39,563.11 Date 02/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA, JUAN G Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $39,562.86 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSKIN, BENJAMIN V Employer name Washington Co Soil & Water Con Amount $39,562.86 Date 02/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKARD, DOROTHY M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $39,562.68 Date 05/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, GEORGE A Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $39,562.43 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPELLMAN, MARY E Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $39,562.30 Date 06/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDOLSKI, LAURA A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $39,562.29 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, CAROLANNE A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $39,562.18 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHOENIX, MEGAN C Employer name Delaware County Amount $39,562.13 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, EARL P, JR Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $39,562.05 Date 11/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEITER, ROSE M Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $39,561.91 Date 11/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENZIEN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $39,561.67 Date 05/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ANULTY, ERIN E Employer name Jefferson County Amount $39,561.67 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, CYNTHIA L Employer name Town of Murray Amount $39,561.48 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, YASMIN Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $39,561.39 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIMER, MICHAEL R Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $39,561.33 Date 09/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, KEVIN M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $39,561.27 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICKLE, RICHARD C Employer name Clinton County Amount $39,561.15 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBILOTTI, MELISSA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,560.31 Date 12/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA RUFFA, KYLE G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $39,560.31 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, JENNIFER E Employer name Schoharie County Amount $39,560.30 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAZZOFFI, DAVIDE L Employer name NYS Joint Comm Public Ethics Amount $39,560.28 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOP, TAMMY J Employer name Wheatland-Chili CSD Amount $39,560.20 Date 03/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKERSON, ANNETTE M Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $39,560.01 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, RAMON Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $39,559.88 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SANDRA L Employer name Byron-Bergen CSD Amount $39,559.24 Date 01/14/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARABALLO, ALELI M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $39,558.81 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODINE, KAREN C Employer name Ontario County Amount $39,558.17 Date 08/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, MARY JO Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $39,558.11 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, JANINE F Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $39,558.07 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNST, ERIC K Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,558.02 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISINA, KIMBERLY A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $39,558.01 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILI, RONALD A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $39,557.86 Date 12/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRABAW, PATRICIA A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $39,557.86 Date 06/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHRESTHA, SOYUZ Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $39,557.70 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALERO, MAXIMO B, JR Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $39,557.57 Date 07/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LECOINTE, JEAN M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $39,557.50 Date 04/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, CHIKA Employer name Albany County Amount $39,557.17 Date 04/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSE, JUDY L Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $39,557.13 Date 03/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTCHER, TODD W Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $39,556.97 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMENY, SAMUEL A Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $39,556.95 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KATHRYN G Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,556.67 Date 02/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAS, DEBRA ANN Employer name Sullivan County Amount $39,556.62 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, CLARE E Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,556.37 Date 08/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MICHAEL J Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,556.35 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIABO, JESSICA Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,556.34 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAW, MAX W Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $39,556.17 Date 07/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, DARIELY Employer name Department of Law Amount $39,555.78 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANIGAN, EDWARD T Employer name Schenectady County Amount $39,555.49 Date 08/30/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMBLETON, AARON L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $39,555.46 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRINGTON, MICHAEL J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $39,555.35 Date 04/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRIZAN, ZACHARIAH A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $39,555.23 Date 07/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOSA, KEVIN M, JR Employer name Town of Hillsdale Amount $39,554.98 Date 10/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYTKA, JAMES F Employer name Town of Hanover Amount $39,554.77 Date 05/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, PATRICIA A Employer name Town of Massena Amount $39,554.76 Date 04/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINER, GARY A Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $39,554.71 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, BRADLEY L Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $39,554.71 Date 08/14/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, LUZ E Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $39,554.67 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OHLE, CONNIE B Employer name Livingston County Amount $39,554.58 Date 10/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINTZ, DONNA MARIE Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $39,554.51 Date 10/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SPAIN, KRISTOPHER M Employer name Oswego County Amount $39,554.42 Date 01/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, CHRISTINA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $39,554.16 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, JOYCE A Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $39,553.70 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELLOWS, JAMES R Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $39,553.70 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTHROP, SHELLIE K Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,553.67 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REITBERGER, ERIC E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $39,553.55 Date 02/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILIAN, THOMAS F Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $39,553.51 Date 07/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKMAN, AMY M Employer name Erie County Amount $39,553.33 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDINE, JASON T Employer name Delaware County Amount $39,552.77 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMROOP, VISHNUE Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $39,552.64 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, TARA M Employer name Town of Rosendale Amount $39,552.44 Date 05/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPPE, STEVEN D Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $39,552.11 Date 06/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, DONALD EMMETT Employer name Indian Lake CSD Amount $39,551.89 Date 07/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUSINNO, DAVID P Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $39,551.39 Date 07/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'STEEN, RAQUEL L Employer name Erie County Amount $39,551.25 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, JUVENCIA Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $39,551.23 Date 09/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System