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 NOLE, JEFFREY M Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $44,927.54 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTHONY, CHRISTINA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,927.44 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHETSTONE, EMILY N Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,927.44 Date 06/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, LINDA D Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $44,927.28 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, THOMAS F Employer name Greene County Amount $44,927.24 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JACOB R Employer name Town of Sweden Amount $44,927.13 Date 04/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEIGER, CHRISTINE M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $44,927.09 Date 12/23/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, ELIZABETH A Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $44,926.96 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRIESBACH, TIMOTHY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $44,926.93 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBETT, WILLIAM V Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $44,926.73 Date 11/17/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRONE, THOMAS F, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,926.64 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLENN, DAVID W Employer name Oneida County Amount $44,926.62 Date 07/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVERHILL, DEIRDRE H Employer name Clinton County Amount $44,926.61 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIELLO, FRANK Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $44,926.56 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADE, LISA C Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $44,926.45 Date 05/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, LINCOLN Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,926.30 Date 07/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, BARBARA J Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $44,925.94 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU CHEMIN, LANCE A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $44,925.91 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPPER, ANGEL M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $44,925.85 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRARD, THOMAS E Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $44,925.85 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAYERS, TIMOTHY F Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $44,925.84 Date 12/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKFORD, COURTNEY R Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $44,925.62 Date 06/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SHARON A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $44,925.38 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFFORD, KAREN M Employer name Delaware Co Soil Water Con Dis Amount $44,924.97 Date 01/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSELMENT, LORI A Employer name Albany County Amount $44,924.74 Date 01/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFSON, MARLA Employer name Village of Roslyn Harbor Amount $44,924.73 Date 02/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, BRENDON A Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $44,924.71 Date 06/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, MICHAEL F Employer name Town of Richford Amount $44,924.64 Date 12/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOW, MELISSA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,924.56 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUVAL, STEPHEN L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $44,924.47 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, TRACY A Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $44,924.41 Date 08/31/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMEK, DOUGLAS J Employer name Fulton County Amount $44,924.39 Date 11/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, LINDA M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $44,924.30 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUTTER, ANDREW F Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $44,924.03 Date 11/06/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUTIS, ALEXIS M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $44,923.86 Date 10/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHARDT, ANN M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $44,923.78 Date 09/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, KRISTEN M Employer name Erie County Amount $44,923.72 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSALAH, SHANNON L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $44,923.60 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, STEVEN W Employer name Sullivan County Amount $44,923.56 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALLEY, SUSAN M Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $44,923.24 Date 08/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, ZACHARIAH A, JR Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $44,923.14 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, KEITH A Employer name Village of Warsaw Amount $44,923.09 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JOHN M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $44,923.08 Date 02/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, JENNIFER M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $44,923.05 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAZLER, WILLIAM V Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $44,923.05 Date 09/13/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTH, JASON C Employer name Dutchess County Amount $44,922.95 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSTOLOVSKA, MAGDALENA Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $44,922.72 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARKS, BENNIE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,922.37 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, PATRICIA Employer name Orange County Amount $44,922.34 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATANI, TRACY A Employer name Erie County Amount $44,922.32 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHUYEL, CHANDRA Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,922.28 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUPP, ERIC T Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $44,922.25 Date 01/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOGGIE, LATOYA C Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $44,922.19 Date 07/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, CHARLES J Employer name Cornell University Amount $44,922.18 Date 07/09/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHURMAN, DEBORAH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,922.00 Date 08/20/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, MAMIE R Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $44,921.86 Date 07/05/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASKIN, SUSAN L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $44,921.57 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REKSC, JESSE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,921.16 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR-WARD, CAROL Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $44,920.92 Date 03/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADON, ROBERT W Employer name Town of Harrietstown Amount $44,920.80 Date 05/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAL, TOBY L Employer name Town of New Haven Amount $44,920.79 Date 10/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIERS, KATHLEEN Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $44,920.60 Date 08/24/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREINERT, DAWN M Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $44,920.59 Date 12/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFFENELLA, MICHAEL A Employer name Genesee County Amount $44,920.33 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, WARREN Employer name Westchester County Amount $44,920.31 Date 03/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUGGLES, CORWIN C Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $44,920.16 Date 01/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSTILLER, MARK S, JR Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,919.87 Date 04/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALPIN, KAITLIN C Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $44,919.55 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOWSKI, LISA M Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $44,919.44 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AXELSEN, KATHLEEN M Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $44,919.43 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $44,919.42 Date 12/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMCHAI, MAJALIWA Employer name Education Department Amount $44,919.42 Date 12/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANATH, JUDITH Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $44,919.32 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLISON, JOANN G Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $44,919.18 Date 10/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNDIKE, SHARON L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,919.14 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, MARANDA J Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $44,918.98 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHRISTINE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $44,918.68 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATERINIS, ASPASIA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $44,918.65 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENAS-BARRIO, CARMEN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $44,918.65 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KABANUK, CHRISTINE A Employer name Cortland Housing Authority Amount $44,918.31 Date 03/28/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSEY, DIANNA F Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $44,918.22 Date 12/21/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANZEN, KAREN L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $44,918.20 Date 12/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUCH, KATHLEEN M Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $44,918.01 Date 08/01/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, WALTER E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $44,917.99 Date 07/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OELLRICH, THERESA C Employer name Otsego County Amount $44,917.92 Date 02/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELC, WILLIAM F Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $44,917.90 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA LONDE, JEFFREY A Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $44,917.62 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNESEN, DOREEN Employer name Ulster County Amount $44,917.60 Date 05/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTANEZ, MIRIAM Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,917.46 Date 11/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEKS, JACINTHA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $44,917.43 Date 08/04/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIMENTEL, WILMA S Employer name Education Department Amount $44,917.43 Date 12/06/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISE, ELAINE K Employer name Education Department Amount $44,917.43 Date 10/12/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, EDWIN GERARD Employer name Department of Health Amount $44,917.43 Date 09/15/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEBALLOS, LUZ MARIA Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $44,917.43 Date 11/09/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JACQUELINE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,917.43 Date 04/08/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAINEY, CAROL Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $44,917.43 Date 10/20/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGGINS, LEON Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,917.43 Date 10/11/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHYUDIN, KHAIRANY R Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $44,917.43 Date 10/24/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDDIQUI, AZIZ A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $44,917.43 Date 12/22/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, ELAINE Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $44,917.43 Date 03/02/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System