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 NELSON, WILLIAM M Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $46,465.49 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, BETTY J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $46,465.30 Date 05/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, LAWRENCE E Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $46,465.30 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, WENDY L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $46,465.20 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, LORI A Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,464.87 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVEY, JOSEPH J Employer name Town of Massena Amount $46,464.81 Date 12/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, BRENDA K Employer name Roxbury CSD Amount $46,464.77 Date 12/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBSTEIN, GARY P Employer name Blind Brook-Rye UFSD Amount $46,464.51 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SHOMB, GUY J Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $46,464.39 Date 01/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERN, KATHLEEN M Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $46,464.36 Date 06/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALI, DEBRA A Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $46,464.33 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, GARY P Employer name Town of Fremont Amount $46,464.25 Date 11/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORCZYNSKI, RICHARD J, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $46,464.13 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, PHILIP J, JR Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $46,464.10 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENTHAL, GLORIA J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $46,464.05 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUTNER, JESSICA E Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $46,464.01 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WAGNER, KANDY L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $46,463.96 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIDDLE, KELLY A Employer name Lewis County Amount $46,463.87 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGST, MARY J Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $46,463.62 Date 02/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHUA, JUSTIN R Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $46,463.56 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, ALICE M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $46,463.46 Date 12/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARDELLA, JOHN A Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $46,463.38 Date 06/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name URTZ, HEATHER J Employer name Mid York Library System Amount $46,463.38 Date 08/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CATHERINE J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $46,463.37 Date 09/12/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBREGSEN, SCOTT A Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $46,463.30 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, JAMES L Employer name Genesee County Amount $46,463.26 Date 03/23/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNEDAKER, MATTHEW R Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $46,462.99 Date 06/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, VERNON L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $46,462.63 Date 07/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGER, MICHELLE M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $46,462.33 Date 09/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, DENNIS P Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $46,462.28 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JORDAN M Employer name Erie County Amount $46,462.24 Date 06/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDEMANN, JOSHUA R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $46,462.16 Date 01/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, PETER M M Employer name Warren County Amount $46,461.96 Date 10/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, KASEY L Employer name Wellsville CSD Amount $46,461.79 Date 02/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GIVNEY, JOHN Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $46,461.72 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLESKY, THERESA Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $46,461.68 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, CHANDRA M Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $46,461.50 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZARZ, BILLI JO Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,461.50 Date 10/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, AMANDA E Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $46,461.31 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, GREGORY D Employer name Erie County Amount $46,460.86 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGLIOMENI, CARLA Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $46,460.80 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MARIA E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $46,460.79 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOSKI, JESSICA L Employer name Greene County Amount $46,460.70 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, SHAWN R Employer name Town of Lowville Amount $46,460.65 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRAK, YULIYA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,460.41 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUCKS, MAURICE E Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $46,460.41 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLER, LISA M Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $46,460.40 Date 12/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATIYEH, MOHUMMED Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $46,460.32 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEALY, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $46,460.25 Date 03/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERLOWITZ, MARK W Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $46,460.25 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONE, TERRY L Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $46,460.13 Date 11/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, LEANNE D Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $46,459.75 Date 05/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS-NIXON, NAEEM J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $46,459.71 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, DELORES Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $46,459.51 Date 04/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLENBECK, KOLIN S Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $46,459.28 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONLEY, EDMUND C Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $46,459.28 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIGBY, DEBORAH M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $46,459.19 Date 10/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNADIO, ANNETTE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,459.16 Date 12/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOETZ, DAVID D Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $46,459.03 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALIX, DEBORAH A Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $46,458.53 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, QUIANIA C Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $46,458.33 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, IRENE E Employer name Livingston County Amount $46,458.26 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABOUNADER, THOMAS L, III Employer name Oneida County Amount $46,458.19 Date 01/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZOTEA, PATRICIA A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $46,458.15 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, BETTY ANN Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $46,457.57 Date 12/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTIMURRO, JENNIFER S Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $46,457.47 Date 06/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, ROBERT L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $46,457.46 Date 10/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGALBUTO, BENEDETTO Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $46,457.44 Date 03/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITHERS, MICHELLE A Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $46,457.39 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, LEROY E Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $46,456.65 Date 09/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABONE, GILBERT E Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $46,456.61 Date 12/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRESHCHYSHYN, YURI B Employer name Erie County Amount $46,456.26 Date 02/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, GREGORY R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $46,456.14 Date 12/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONFANTE, COURTNEY L Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $46,455.44 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUMLEY, SAMANTHA Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $46,455.44 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNHA, EUNICE R Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $46,455.44 Date 04/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, STEPHANIE E Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $46,455.44 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIBBITTS, SAMANTHA L Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $46,455.44 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, PATRICIA J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $46,455.18 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEY, ANTHONY J Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $46,455.13 Date 05/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, MAUREEN Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,455.11 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, DEBRA D Employer name Saratoga County Amount $46,455.01 Date 06/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISCIOTTI, MARIO G Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $46,455.00 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, KEVIN R Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,454.97 Date 05/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATSON, EDWARD Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $46,454.81 Date 08/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEVES, MADELINE Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,454.80 Date 06/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCATES, JESSICA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $46,454.69 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSA, DAWN A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $46,454.62 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIRCO, MARIE G Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $46,454.40 Date 05/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, JENNIFER L Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $46,454.14 Date 02/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CETRONE, JOSEPH A Employer name Rockland County Amount $46,454.06 Date 03/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, BRIAN A Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $46,454.04 Date 11/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, RICHARD E Employer name Village of Walden Amount $46,453.95 Date 08/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULINO, RAMONA G Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $46,453.77 Date 12/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOOTSKY, NICOLE L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $46,453.74 Date 11/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBER, DAVID P Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $46,453.73 Date 12/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICKS, CHARLENE Y Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $46,453.25 Date 06/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORONKIEWICZ, BERNADETTE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $46,452.97 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LA ROSA, JOSE M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $46,452.81 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, RACHEL M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $46,452.76 Date 09/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System