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 MARACLE, JUDY E Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $44,958.38 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLACK, DERRICK A Employer name Selden Fire District Amount $44,958.22 Date 04/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name USCHOLD, CAMILLE M Employer name Niagara County Amount $44,958.05 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASTELAN, REBEKAH Employer name Niagara County Amount $44,957.98 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAIMO, RODNEY D Employer name Niagara County Amount $44,957.95 Date 07/15/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POHLMAN, JENNIFER S, MRS Employer name Niagara County Amount $44,957.93 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, BARBARA M Employer name Niagara County Amount $44,957.92 Date 07/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUBIA, MICHAEL A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $44,957.63 Date 08/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ROBERT G, JR Employer name Cornell University Amount $44,957.36 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTS, SHAWNKREA L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $44,957.10 Date 05/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MARGARET A Employer name Delaware County Amount $44,956.96 Date 11/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEYTON, KERRI Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $44,956.63 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBBLE, DAVID N Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $44,956.62 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWAK, SUZANNE M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $44,956.60 Date 03/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, PAMELA A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $44,956.56 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, FRANCES G Employer name Schenectady County Amount $44,956.56 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBBA, BENEDICIA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $44,956.41 Date 09/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDY, SHANNON R Employer name Greene County Amount $44,956.02 Date 08/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTICE, FAWN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,955.96 Date 08/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLOCK, JOSEPH B Employer name Department of Health Amount $44,955.95 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANZIRONI, THERESA R Employer name Orange County Amount $44,955.87 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLER, MARY A Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $44,955.66 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREER, STANLEY Employer name Office of General Services Amount $44,955.60 Date 07/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, MARILYN A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $44,955.49 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARLES, EVON Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $44,955.32 Date 08/18/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, WILLIAM P Employer name Town of East Otto Amount $44,955.16 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIORCIARI, MICHAEL J Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $44,955.08 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, AMY M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $44,954.48 Date 06/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIA, MELISA ANN Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $44,954.42 Date 11/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAK, RYAN C Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $44,954.40 Date 09/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ERNEST T, JR Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $44,954.26 Date 05/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLADWIN, TIMOTHY A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $44,954.26 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINBERG, AARON Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,954.23 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAGER, KENNETH G Employer name Town of Floyd Amount $44,954.17 Date 04/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, PAMELA A Employer name Genesee County Amount $44,954.09 Date 02/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLEY, JAMES K Employer name Wyoming County Amount $44,954.00 Date 01/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURCIO, PATRICIA M Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 13 Amount $44,953.40 Date 09/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, CATHERINE H Employer name Cornell University Amount $44,953.36 Date 09/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPONI, PERI H Employer name Peninsula Public Library Amount $44,953.34 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLIDAY, JOHN W Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $44,952.80 Date 06/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRINGTON, MARY Employer name Orange County Amount $44,952.76 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURATORE, ELLEN L Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $44,952.55 Date 05/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIMIRA, LUCYNA Employer name Ontario County Amount $44,952.51 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISSESSAR, ANGELINA M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $44,952.45 Date 05/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, VERONICA Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $44,952.22 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YERDON, CATHERINE F Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $44,952.17 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTES, DE ETTA M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $44,952.17 Date 07/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, DERRICK Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,952.17 Date 07/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATING, TIMOTHY E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,952.17 Date 01/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMERE, LAURIE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,952.17 Date 08/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALCOLM, ANDREW R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,952.17 Date 04/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICKLE, LISA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,952.17 Date 06/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTEN, ASHLEY L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,952.17 Date 03/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEFFER, MELISSA D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,952.17 Date 04/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZURELL, HALEY M Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $44,952.17 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALICK, BRIAN P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $44,952.13 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COMSTOCK, NICOLLE S Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $44,951.66 Date 11/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,951.13 Date 01/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHELSKI, KIMBERLY A Employer name Erie County Amount $44,951.00 Date 02/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGOR, BRIAN M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $44,950.74 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, SHARON L Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $44,950.56 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCMILLAN, GWENDOLYN L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $44,949.94 Date 08/14/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOGARIA, MICHAEL A Employer name Erie County Amount $44,949.90 Date 03/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMPION, LA-KISHA S Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $44,949.83 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWLES, JOSEPH D Employer name Lewis County Amount $44,949.82 Date 02/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, VALERIE Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $44,949.62 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, SUZANNE M Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $44,949.40 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPINSKIE, JOSEPH J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $44,949.18 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARE, LAVAR D Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $44,949.16 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMACK, INGE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,949.16 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGUARE, ERIC R Employer name Delaware County Amount $44,948.75 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY, DONNA J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $44,948.70 Date 04/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, C RAYMOND Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $44,948.67 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEARBY, JOSEPH D Employer name Utica Mun Housing Authority Amount $44,948.47 Date 08/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEITZ, AMY W Employer name Schoharie County Amount $44,948.34 Date 03/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, MARTINA D Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $44,948.21 Date 06/25/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, GAY E Employer name Saratoga County Amount $44,948.07 Date 10/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPPERMAN, DANIEL S Employer name Seneca County Amount $44,948.02 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MADELYN Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $44,948.02 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARLMAN, GLADYS R Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $44,947.74 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KILEY D Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $44,947.59 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBIE, KEVIN D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,947.31 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, MARIE A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $44,947.31 Date 10/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, LISA M Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $44,947.06 Date 05/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPER, GUY F, JR Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $44,946.92 Date 07/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OBERJOSH, VIRGINIA C Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $44,946.92 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, GERALD D Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $44,946.41 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUBAUER, WILLIAM S Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,946.14 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUTZ-ZIMMER, KIM M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,945.74 Date 10/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, RONALD J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,945.64 Date 12/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLKA, VICKY A Employer name Niagara County Amount $44,945.57 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, PERVIS C Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $44,945.57 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STELLMACK, JILL M Employer name Tully CSD Amount $44,945.55 Date 01/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, ERIK D Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $44,944.97 Date 09/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, JESSICA Employer name Dutchess County Amount $44,944.59 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ALSTYNE, BRIAN C Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $44,944.59 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRE, NICOLE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,944.38 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELLENBACK, MARIANNE E Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $44,944.14 Date 05/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARNETT, LEE J Employer name Albany County Amount $44,943.71 Date 04/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, FAYE N Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $44,943.57 Date 08/17/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System