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 PIERRE-SAINT, FLORETTE M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $32,370.37 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, JANE E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $32,370.34 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAITZ, MARGARET S, MRS Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $32,369.50 Date 09/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, DOLORES Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $32,369.48 Date 02/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCH, MARYANNE Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $32,369.42 Date 11/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOMEY, MICHAEL J Employer name Millbrook CSD Amount $32,369.28 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, VERONICA M Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $32,369.09 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIAZZA, NICHOLAS A Employer name Erie County Amount $32,368.30 Date 08/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, FRANCES G Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $32,367.80 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATELLE, BERNADETTE M Employer name Boces-Franklin Essex Hamilton Amount $32,367.46 Date 08/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, THOMAS W Employer name Cazenovia CSD Amount $32,367.40 Date 01/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESCHAINE, JODIE L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $32,367.10 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALIGORSKY, KIMBERLY C Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $32,367.06 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLAZO, NICHOLAS L Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $32,366.96 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, KAREN A Employer name Erie County Amount $32,366.93 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, SAMANTHA L Employer name Department of Health Amount $32,366.84 Date 02/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Albany County Amount $32,366.68 Date 04/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILEY, MICHAEL L Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $32,366.63 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANTON, DEBORAH Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $32,366.43 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MONT, BARBARA J Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $32,366.18 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTHERFORD, THADDEUS C Employer name Assembly: Annual Legislative Amount $32,365.99 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CHIANA-MEHR, DONNA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $32,365.97 Date 09/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUDIN, GERARD A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $32,365.90 Date 08/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, TIMOTHY J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $32,365.90 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE WAAL MALEFYT, MATTHEW J Employer name Department of Health Amount $32,365.90 Date 08/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ-NEAL, KARIM Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $32,365.90 Date 02/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARDO, LYNN Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $32,365.90 Date 07/18/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FACCIOLA, MARIA Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $32,365.76 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARTLEY, JESSICA L Employer name Erie County Amount $32,365.75 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELMAGE, SARAH L Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $32,365.37 Date 12/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, MARTIN R Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $32,365.36 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, JAMES P Employer name Wayne County Amount $32,365.28 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, BARBARA J Employer name Warren County Amount $32,365.23 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARGE, JEROMIE J Employer name Town of German Flatts Amount $32,365.06 Date 10/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, WILLIAM H, IV Employer name Essex County Amount $32,365.00 Date 09/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, KAREN L Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $32,364.73 Date 12/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONIN, ROBIN E Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $32,364.54 Date 05/04/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, MICHAEL S Employer name Village of Tannersville Amount $32,364.25 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, RAMON A Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $32,364.01 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULTON, LEVON E Employer name Wyoming County Amount $32,363.96 Date 07/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, OLGA Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $32,363.90 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARR, JAMES S Employer name Harpursville CSD Amount $32,363.85 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, BRIAN D Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $32,363.84 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSWALD, JACOB A Employer name City of Troy Amount $32,363.59 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, CHRISTINE L Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $32,363.59 Date 12/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGER, BARBARA J Employer name Village of Harriman Amount $32,363.38 Date 08/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, AGENA Employer name Albany County Amount $32,363.11 Date 05/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARCE, JEROME Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $32,363.10 Date 06/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, ARTHUR, JR Employer name Broome County Amount $32,362.82 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINES, DEBRA J Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $32,362.80 Date 02/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVER, SUSAN M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $32,362.46 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, JULIE K Employer name Hoosick Falls CSD Amount $32,361.45 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, AMY E Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $32,361.09 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREL, DOLORES Y Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $32,360.62 Date 02/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACE, SHYKIEA M Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $32,360.06 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRECHETTE, JACLYN G Employer name Department of State Amount $32,359.80 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, KATRICE M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $32,359.66 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROSSBER, MICHELL A Employer name Corning Community College Amount $32,358.45 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMART, KENYAH M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $32,358.26 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILE, JOSEPH N Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $32,358.25 Date 02/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, SARAH L Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $32,358.14 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, JOSEPHINE M Employer name Montgomery County Amount $32,358.07 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERHAM, TAMMY L Employer name Berlin CSD Amount $32,358.06 Date 10/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONVISSUTO, CYNTHIA L Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $32,357.16 Date 10/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, TERRY L Employer name Town of Leon Amount $32,356.80 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZUTO, ANTHONY J Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $32,356.71 Date 06/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, MARIA A Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $32,356.65 Date 06/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORT, WENDY A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $32,356.47 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN COURT, JESSE Employer name Village of Richfield Springs Amount $32,355.88 Date 05/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCYCK, GERALD M Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $32,355.85 Date 09/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SVEC, JANET M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $32,355.32 Date 03/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENEY, JOHN A Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $32,355.31 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASPANTI, VICTORIA Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $32,354.97 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATH, DWAYNE M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $32,354.91 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATTI, FLORENCE M Employer name Erie County Amount $32,354.45 Date 06/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANE, JAMES A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $32,354.45 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRYAN, MARYANN Employer name Erie County Amount $32,354.43 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAY, LOU ANN Employer name Broome County Amount $32,354.13 Date 01/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODSTEIN, DEBRA E Employer name Department of Health Amount $32,354.04 Date 12/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, JUSTIN D Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $32,353.64 Date 05/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, VELTAN D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $32,353.56 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIXDORF, THERESA Employer name Town of Islip Amount $32,353.27 Date 05/31/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, CHRISTINE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $32,353.23 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETCHER, DONNA M Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $32,352.61 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDER, DUANE M Employer name Town of Perry Amount $32,352.58 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWXHURST, MAX Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $32,352.53 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN-STRIGGLES, LISA A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $32,352.29 Date 06/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BRIAN T Employer name Oswego County Amount $32,352.24 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANKSLEY, BROCK C Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $32,352.13 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADALINO, KATHRYN R Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $32,351.85 Date 09/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, LONDON L Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $32,351.55 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, WILLIAM A Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $32,351.24 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, KATHLEEN A Employer name Schoharie County Amount $32,351.04 Date 09/18/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYHILL, ROBIN L Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $32,351.02 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, WILLIAM J Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $32,350.64 Date 10/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI VOTI-RICE, CATHERINE M Employer name Oswego County Amount $32,350.63 Date 10/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, AISHA L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $32,350.61 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLL, CONNIE S Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $32,350.54 Date 09/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTON, CHERI L Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $32,350.52 Date 11/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, ERIC S Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $32,350.39 Date 06/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System