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 MATTICE, THOMAS E, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $35,640.59 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, BRIAN A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $35,640.56 Date 10/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, VICKIE LEE Employer name Montgomery County Amount $35,640.54 Date 07/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAFFEE, BRANDON A Employer name Village of Carthage Amount $35,640.37 Date 12/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, JANET C Employer name Madison County Amount $35,640.36 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, DUANE E Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $35,640.33 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HISE, KELLY D Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $35,639.90 Date 11/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURST, MARK R Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $35,639.83 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COATES, STEFFANIE A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $35,639.73 Date 10/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAL, BASMATTIE S Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $35,639.49 Date 05/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST DENNY, BARBARA J Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $35,639.22 Date 02/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECKMAN, KARA M Employer name Broome County Amount $35,638.89 Date 06/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JUSTIN M Employer name City of Auburn Amount $35,638.65 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, MARY L Employer name Marion CSD Amount $35,638.62 Date 11/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OFFRINGA, JANIS C Employer name Town of Neversink Amount $35,638.33 Date 06/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAYWARD, SAMUEL A Employer name Cornell University Amount $35,638.13 Date 07/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELGIOVINE, KAREN L Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $35,638.09 Date 02/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, PAUL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $35,638.07 Date 04/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALITO, KIMBERLY M Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $35,638.06 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLFO, PATRICIA L Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $35,638.00 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBA, TATIANA B Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $35,637.99 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUXTON, HARRY D Employer name Town of Long Lake Amount $35,637.84 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERRY, RENEE Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $35,637.72 Date 11/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DONALD, WILLIAM D, JR Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $35,637.69 Date 10/26/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSECAR, ROBBIN M Employer name Niagara County Amount $35,637.09 Date 07/31/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR, AUSTIN M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $35,636.99 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, HELEN M Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $35,636.88 Date 03/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINMAN, SUSAN L Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $35,636.52 Date 06/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, EDWARD P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $35,636.25 Date 03/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURCELL, CHERYL-ANN Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $35,635.91 Date 09/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUFORD, DENAY A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $35,635.84 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUSCO, MICHAEL G Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $35,635.82 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRYE, SILAS R Employer name City of Utica Amount $35,635.59 Date 06/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TEMPLE, MATTHEW W Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $35,635.55 Date 12/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGAR, KOWSILAH Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $35,635.41 Date 03/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRON, ROBIN L Employer name Westmoreland CSD Amount $35,634.96 Date 10/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBON, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Norwich Amount $35,634.72 Date 08/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, LISA A Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $35,634.33 Date 08/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITZ, CRAIG W Employer name Delaware County Amount $35,634.23 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFER, ANNEMARIE V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $35,633.80 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWE, DIANE M Employer name Franklin County Amount $35,633.72 Date 01/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKER, JENNIFER J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $35,633.68 Date 01/31/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, ROBERTA J Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $35,633.63 Date 08/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECKMAN, BRUCE Employer name Nassau County Amount $35,633.52 Date 08/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, DEBRA A Employer name Orange County Amount $35,633.47 Date 05/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAS, SHERRYL O Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $35,633.40 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, THERESA A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $35,633.19 Date 05/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELTON, APRIL M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $35,632.85 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VADALA, DANIEL P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $35,632.56 Date 03/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTS, NANCY Employer name Onondaga County Amount $35,632.32 Date 03/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRETON, VIRGINIA L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $35,632.30 Date 04/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, MARY ANN Employer name Leroy CSD Amount $35,632.09 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE-ANTHONY, ALLISON P Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $35,631.46 Date 08/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, AMY M Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $35,631.40 Date 02/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEH, KYLE A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $35,631.32 Date 10/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMIGIO, LUISITO Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $35,631.15 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, DERREK J Employer name NYS School For The Blind Amount $35,630.89 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTORE, MICHELE M Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $35,630.86 Date 07/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLBUTT, AARON T Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $35,630.80 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES-ROACH, LA KICIA M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $35,630.66 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ANA I Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $35,630.42 Date 09/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKHART, PEGEEN A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $35,630.38 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, LISA Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $35,629.89 Date 04/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, DEBORAH L Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,629.83 Date 09/14/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKS, MARCY L Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,629.82 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAILEY, STACIE L Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,629.78 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, WILLIAM Employer name Village of New Hyde Park Amount $35,629.49 Date 03/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMAYA, NENCY R Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $35,628.98 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGO, ALEXANDRA M Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $35,628.82 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, THOMAS J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $35,628.52 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, JOSEPH A Employer name City of Albany Amount $35,628.49 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRANDINO, ELIZABETH M Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $35,628.43 Date 02/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVANZO, THERESA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $35,628.29 Date 10/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTIA, MARGARET M Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $35,628.12 Date 02/18/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, PATRICK J Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $35,628.02 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIAN, ROBERT N Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $35,628.02 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRANOVA, BLANCA E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $35,628.02 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JONATHAN I Employer name Suffolk County Amount $35,628.00 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAHASS, ELIAS N Employer name Office of General Services Amount $35,627.94 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, ANDREA D Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $35,627.90 Date 06/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, LAUREN AB Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $35,627.71 Date 12/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSETT, WESLEY J Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $35,627.44 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESROCHES, SHELLEY M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $35,627.26 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, TAMARA N Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $35,627.04 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRENCI, SYLVIA M Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $35,627.00 Date 09/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, REBECCA T Employer name Greece CSD Amount $35,626.98 Date 09/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, DOROTHY R Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $35,626.63 Date 10/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, DEBRA A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $35,626.49 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHOUTHAVONG, CHITTADAPHONE O Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,626.27 Date 11/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARMSTADT, BROOKE E Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $35,626.20 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YACCARINO, ANTHONY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $35,626.14 Date 09/26/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ISAAC, IV Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $35,626.13 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMA, LEONORE Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $35,626.12 Date 12/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, WILLIAM P Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $35,625.84 Date 08/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORTEZ, KAREN M Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $35,625.68 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAN, SCOTT P Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $35,625.61 Date 08/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCKWATER, CAROL A Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $35,625.29 Date 09/18/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTERHOUT, DONNA L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $35,624.65 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, DANIEL L Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $35,624.03 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAPKIN, MARY ANN Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $35,623.98 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System