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 MILLER, DANIEL A Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $44,997.81 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ALISON Y Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $44,997.60 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIA, RONALD R, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $44,997.12 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ANNETTE Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $44,997.06 Date 06/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, EMILY A Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $44,997.06 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIPPOLIS, DONA K Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $44,996.78 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALVO, FLORINE G Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $44,996.63 Date 07/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACY, TAMMY J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $44,996.62 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKWIRE, NICOLE G Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $44,996.59 Date 10/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHER, JUNE E Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $44,996.31 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIGAND, LEE ANN Employer name Ontario County Amount $44,996.19 Date 02/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, RACHEL M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $44,996.19 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, KRISTEN A Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $44,996.18 Date 06/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, MILITZI Employer name New York Public Library Amount $44,996.04 Date 06/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZIOLI, KATHRYN A Employer name Wynantskill UFSD Amount $44,995.99 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, EILEEN C Employer name Suffolk Coop Library System Amount $44,995.92 Date 03/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINDRON, JUDITH A Employer name Village of Williamsville Amount $44,995.76 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIBBERT, CYNTHIA L Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $44,995.60 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATH, RACHEL S Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $44,995.53 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICIANO, STEVIE E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $44,995.40 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, JOI A Employer name Westchester County Amount $44,995.38 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLBIN, DANIEL Employer name Cornell University Amount $44,995.14 Date 06/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIBBO, DEBRA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $44,995.14 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDMAN, REBECCA Employer name Westchester County Amount $44,995.14 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, WILLIAM O Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $44,995.03 Date 03/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIOTINE, GIOVANNI F Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $44,994.83 Date 05/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZECCA, TAMELA L Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $44,994.71 Date 06/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOCUM, JASON Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $44,994.63 Date 06/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERGESEN, TRAVIS Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,994.56 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ORTA, MANUEL Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $44,994.55 Date 04/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADER, MICHAEL C Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $44,994.33 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIREN, JENNIFER L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,994.30 Date 06/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSJEAN, ANN P Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,994.04 Date 12/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTON, ERIC J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $44,994.01 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROMWELL, APRIL L Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $44,993.48 Date 07/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALANDRUCCOLO, TERESA A Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $44,993.12 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZERNIAWSKI, DARIVSZ Employer name Westchester County Amount $44,992.81 Date 07/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, THOMAS T Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $44,992.70 Date 03/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELAN, MARY J Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $44,992.69 Date 02/10/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, MELINDA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,992.67 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLIGAN, MICHAEL M Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $44,992.47 Date 05/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ELVOY, DONNA L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $44,991.95 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFFERNIS, TABITHA A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $44,991.95 Date 04/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, LOLA F Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $44,991.74 Date 11/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMAS, HARRIET Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $44,991.58 Date 08/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KELLY A Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $44,991.34 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANASIUK, JANICE H Employer name Montgomery County Amount $44,991.07 Date 06/11/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MARCUS A Employer name Department of Health Amount $44,991.02 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZ, RUTH A Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $44,990.80 Date 08/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINICKLE, ANGEL L Employer name Tompkins Co Soil&Water Con Dis Amount $44,990.74 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIOLA, JESSICA M Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $44,990.71 Date 04/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INZERILLO, ROBERT J Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $44,990.66 Date 04/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, DEREK Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $44,990.35 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRIDO, LEEANN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,990.25 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, MARY E Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $44,990.21 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULL, JOSEPH H Employer name Town of Waterloo Amount $44,989.94 Date 01/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, PATTI ANN Employer name Town of Webster Amount $44,989.89 Date 04/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKS, SARAH R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $44,989.77 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MICHAEL R Employer name Broome County Amount $44,989.53 Date 09/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAIRD, KYLE J Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $44,989.47 Date 06/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, RAHSAAN N N Employer name New York Public Library Amount $44,989.44 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, MAUREEN S Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,989.00 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAHN, HOLLY J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,988.72 Date 02/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, REGINA S Employer name New York Public Library Amount $44,988.61 Date 09/07/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUNTRYMAN, SHARON E Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $44,988.53 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEE, JOHN F Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $44,988.35 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKES, JOSEPHINE R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,988.24 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOTSCHE, PATRICIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,988.20 Date 05/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOUTEN, MARETTA A Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $44,988.05 Date 10/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPERON, MARDOCHEE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $44,987.78 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEBALLO, DEIDA M Employer name Ulster County Amount $44,987.71 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZWACK, DONNA M Employer name Eden CSD Amount $44,987.68 Date 11/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOORHASSAN, SHABANA Y Employer name New York Public Library Amount $44,987.24 Date 11/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPE, JAMIE M Employer name Erie County Amount $44,987.16 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUOCCIO, FRANK A Employer name City of Albany Amount $44,987.03 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PADDOCK, LLOYD J Employer name Middleburgh CSD Amount $44,986.97 Date 05/01/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, THOMAS P Employer name Office of General Services Amount $44,986.94 Date 04/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHALJIAN, JOHN A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $44,986.73 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURLEY, DANIEL S Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $44,986.58 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, ETON R Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $44,986.44 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAVER, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name Town of Floyd Amount $44,986.36 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YORK, JENNIFER L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,986.22 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNIZZO, TRISTA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,986.20 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADERTSCHER, TRICIA A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $44,986.19 Date 11/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, MICHAEL S Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $44,986.18 Date 09/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, ALECIA M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $44,985.75 Date 12/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA LONDE, LONNIE L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $44,985.59 Date 02/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTELLI, RENEE N Employer name Erie County Amount $44,985.29 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, KELLY D Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,984.87 Date 04/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLTON, WILLIAM A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $44,984.49 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOVERN, KELLY J Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,984.43 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYRICKS, TYSHAWN S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,984.33 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOERSCHIG, JEFFREY M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $44,984.31 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, MARK E Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $44,984.26 Date 08/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, ANINA C Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $44,984.25 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANSOR-POLITO, KAREN J Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $44,984.18 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, MICHELLE A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $44,983.62 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRONEISS, DEBORAH J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,983.61 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYEA, DIANNE L Employer name Lewis County Amount $44,983.52 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESLIN, JOHN W Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $44,983.30 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System