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 BROWN, VICKI A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $44,983.28 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, ANNE M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $44,983.25 Date 10/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEACH, BRENDAN J Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $44,982.88 Date 03/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHEDD, RYAN Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $44,982.88 Date 05/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABRERA, ZULMA Employer name Education Department Amount $44,982.71 Date 11/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANOR, ELIZABETH M Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $44,982.62 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKHILL, KAREN A Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $44,982.56 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, ERIC D Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $44,982.25 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCKETT, JAMES S Employer name Columbia County Amount $44,982.24 Date 01/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRICKEY, ALAN W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $44,982.07 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, BRIAN J Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $44,981.37 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISCIOTTA, VIRGINIA A Employer name Half Hollow Hills Comm Library Amount $44,981.37 Date 03/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZEKERES, DENISE A Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $44,981.34 Date 02/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCOIS, CARLO Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $44,981.13 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANSFIELD, RICHARD Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,980.84 Date 03/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGGINS, JOSEPH C Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $44,980.79 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWIE, PRISCILLA L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $44,980.66 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROJAS, PAUL R Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $44,980.65 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, VALERIE L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $44,980.35 Date 08/05/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNCE, CHRISTOPHER N Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $44,980.28 Date 11/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, WILLIAM G Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $44,980.28 Date 01/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUCH, DEAN L Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $44,980.28 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, SHERRIE L Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $44,980.28 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNING, LUKE E Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $44,980.28 Date 06/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADUS, JOSEPH J Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $44,980.28 Date 11/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, MICHAEL C Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $44,980.20 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, MELANIE J Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $44,980.20 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENOVESI, WILLIAM Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $44,980.06 Date 09/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHRNE, DANIEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $44,979.94 Date 12/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYES, CHAD A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $44,979.66 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DERRICK Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $44,979.48 Date 06/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APONTE, EDWIN A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $44,979.40 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAFFNER, RODNEY J Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $44,979.08 Date 02/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURIE, JULIANA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $44,978.23 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZOTTO, EILEEN P Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $44,978.05 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOUCHER, PHILIP S Employer name Town of Lake George Amount $44,978.01 Date 09/14/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINENTHAL, JULES A Employer name Cornell University Amount $44,978.00 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, MICHAEL L Employer name Westchester County Amount $44,977.84 Date 06/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBIN, JACK D Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $44,977.84 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDERMAN, DAVID H Employer name Department of Law Amount $44,977.68 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENWOOD, PARKER T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $44,977.65 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEATHERS, JAMES E, JR Employer name Livingston County Amount $44,977.58 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUPHIN, STACI Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $44,977.52 Date 02/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, CHARLENE M Employer name Chemung County Amount $44,977.45 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVAREZ, NADIA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,977.31 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, VARGHESE P Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $44,977.27 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, BRIAN D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,977.12 Date 10/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAUZZI, MARIA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $44,977.11 Date 08/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATEJKA, TIMOTHY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $44,976.96 Date 09/01/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ARDLE, JOHN P Employer name Village of Babylon Amount $44,976.93 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABBERFIELD, THERESA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $44,976.66 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, JOSEPH Employer name Lindenhurst Memorial Library Amount $44,976.49 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MELANIE S Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $44,976.40 Date 06/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARRINER, CHRISTINE M Employer name Yates County Amount $44,976.39 Date 10/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANKEL, BRIAN T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $44,976.30 Date 10/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIDULICH, TISHA V Employer name Amsterdam Housing Authority Amount $44,976.25 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UWOM, GLORIA E Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $44,975.93 Date 11/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, TONI A Employer name Village of Haverstraw Amount $44,975.90 Date 11/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, SUSAN Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $44,975.83 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSEKNECHT, VALERIE J Employer name NYS School For The Blind Amount $44,975.47 Date 10/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIFENBURGH, BOBBIE-JO Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $44,975.30 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, SCOTT D Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $44,975.20 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARCROFT, AMANDA M Employer name Montgomery County Amount $44,974.90 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUILAR, MABEL I Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,974.87 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDY, MELISSA A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $44,974.46 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERNS, PATRICIA A Employer name Town of Paris Amount $44,973.97 Date 01/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDEN, MAUREEN Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $44,973.87 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MARIBEL Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $44,973.84 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, MICHELE A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $44,973.67 Date 10/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUERGENS, RISA R Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,973.63 Date 12/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, TEGAN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,973.55 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, ADRIENNE N Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $44,973.45 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOURWINE, MICHAEL E Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $44,973.43 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPIAH, JOEL Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $44,973.43 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEEB, SCOTT E Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,972.79 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WAKIN, DAVID E Employer name Delaware County Amount $44,972.76 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALVO, NICOLINA M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $44,972.64 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TRISH D Employer name Schenectady County Amount $44,972.63 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTMAN, CHAD E Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $44,972.60 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, YVETTE V Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $44,972.55 Date 02/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, SCOTT M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $44,972.54 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTINI, JASON T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,972.39 Date 03/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATCHEN, DOREEN A Employer name Clyde-Savannah CSD Amount $44,972.37 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRE, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,972.30 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEESLER, GLENN R, JR Employer name Delaware County Amount $44,972.26 Date 04/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICIANO, RENE Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $44,972.15 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALSKI, JUDITH E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,972.13 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BJORKGREN, SARA I Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $44,972.05 Date 06/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, MARIA DL Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $44,972.05 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORIBIO, ANA Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $44,972.05 Date 03/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELZ, EVELYN H Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $44,972.05 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, JO ANN M Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $44,972.05 Date 04/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAUMENI, SUSAN M Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $44,972.01 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, JOHN P Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $44,971.94 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIMPSON, WALTER J, III Employer name Washington County Amount $44,971.74 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, RICHARD N Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $44,971.40 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGELE-MEIGEL, JO ANN Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $44,971.08 Date 10/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKERT, KYLE S Employer name City of Albany Amount $44,971.01 Date 03/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ENGSTROM, ERIN M Employer name City of Albany Amount $44,971.01 Date 02/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREEN, MATTHEW E Employer name City of Albany Amount $44,971.01 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System