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 MULLER, CAROLYN S Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $44,857.75 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTONE, CRAIG M Employer name Town of Putnam Valley Amount $44,857.71 Date 04/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDERIOS, JOANN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,857.57 Date 04/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRACKEN, MARY E Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $44,857.53 Date 03/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $44,857.36 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRAD, SHAUN G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $44,857.22 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, TERRI L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $44,857.21 Date 07/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DOUGLAS C Employer name Town of Urbana Amount $44,856.99 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENWAY, MICHAEL F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $44,856.85 Date 11/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIEL, DEBRA A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $44,856.70 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELDRIDGE, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $44,856.61 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOWE, LAURA R Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $44,856.36 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABEL, KATRINA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,856.25 Date 01/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, BRIAN F Employer name Warren County Amount $44,856.21 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINO, ROBERT D Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $44,856.02 Date 10/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUNIUS, HEIDI J Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $44,855.84 Date 12/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOVOCOOL, STACEY K Employer name Binghamton Childrens Services Amount $44,855.79 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALBRAITH, LYZZETTE Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $44,855.74 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORCZYNSKI, NANCY A Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $44,855.52 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MAGGIE A Employer name Town of Richmondville Amount $44,855.50 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRETTA, STEVE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $44,855.26 Date 08/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MARLING Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,854.62 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORELLANA, MARCELA NI Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $44,854.36 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSEY, DENNIS L Employer name Bath CSD Amount $44,854.08 Date 02/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUVE, SARA E Employer name Franklin County Amount $44,854.07 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAESAR, BARBARA C Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $44,854.06 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALEOTTI, TAMMY J Employer name Cortland County Amount $44,853.84 Date 02/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNE, JAMES L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,853.74 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOHN M Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $44,853.70 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, PAMELA A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $44,853.61 Date 07/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYLESS, ALAN W Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $44,853.59 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMONDA, BRETT C Employer name Fulton County Amount $44,853.45 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVAN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $44,853.23 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARD, STEPHANIE A Employer name Ulster County Amount $44,853.19 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPER, ERIN M Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $44,853.17 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYCE, SHARON E Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $44,853.15 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, SHAWN W Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,852.90 Date 08/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINNOTT, PATRICK J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $44,852.58 Date 02/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, VANESSA Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $44,852.52 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATCH, ELAINE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,852.52 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINONES, ERICKA N Employer name Office of General Services Amount $44,851.80 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMMESOETE, SUSAN L Employer name Webster CSD Amount $44,851.78 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UCKER, CHRISTINE A Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $44,851.51 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREA, SHANNON L Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $44,851.39 Date 03/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLITANO, ELIZABETH M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,851.26 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNER, ALEXIS L Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $44,851.05 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, JASON R Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $44,850.57 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST AUBIN, MARIE A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $44,850.49 Date 01/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSLOW, MARION E Employer name Town of Arietta Amount $44,850.40 Date 07/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MARA, PATRICIA R Employer name Town of Cortlandville Amount $44,850.40 Date 04/29/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLLMUTH, RYAN M Employer name Education Department Amount $44,850.24 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRISH-DEESING, KAREN L Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $44,849.91 Date 06/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLESKACH, MICHAEL G Employer name Town of Martinsburg Amount $44,849.89 Date 12/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALICEA, PEDRO Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,849.87 Date 04/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMMEL, DOUGLAS M Employer name Town of Ogden Amount $44,849.60 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSON, BRENDA M Employer name Erie County Amount $44,849.44 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLUCK, KEITH G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $44,849.13 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TACKIE, LYDIA K Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $44,849.04 Date 08/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAISER, LAURA L Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $44,848.80 Date 03/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWANER, DIANE H Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $44,848.76 Date 01/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, DUSTIN J Employer name Oneida County Amount $44,848.68 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRIGHT, DESIREE L Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $44,848.67 Date 09/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, ORLANDO Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $44,848.40 Date 07/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHANNA, MARIAM Y Employer name Office of General Services Amount $44,847.99 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, PATRICK G Employer name Office For Technology Amount $44,847.90 Date 10/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIANO, ROWENA A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $44,847.88 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHANG, JING Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $44,847.85 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERIN, MELINDA R Employer name Town of Altona Amount $44,847.67 Date 07/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKARIA, SABU Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $44,847.42 Date 11/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOIR, TERRI L Employer name Steuben County Amount $44,846.97 Date 02/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASPER, CHERYL A Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $44,846.64 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ZALIA, LISA A Employer name Schroon Lake CSD Amount $44,846.63 Date 04/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE-ANTHONY, ALLISON P Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $44,846.56 Date 08/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, JAMES S Employer name Downsville CSD Amount $44,846.43 Date 12/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, SHADORA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $44,846.30 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MICHAEL, DAVID L Employer name City of Hornell Amount $44,846.18 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUFFRONT, JULIO Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,846.11 Date 10/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CHRISTY Employer name Ulster County Amount $44,846.02 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, RUTH H Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $44,845.62 Date 10/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEARHART, DON A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,845.25 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, KRISTIN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,845.22 Date 02/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELTZ, ALICIA M Employer name Chenango County Amount $44,845.18 Date 03/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCISCO, JEFFREY R Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $44,845.09 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, GERMAN D Employer name New York Public Library Amount $44,844.83 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, CANDICE E Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $44,844.72 Date 02/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERANO, JORGE L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $44,844.69 Date 04/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, LAURIE A Employer name Moravia CSD Amount $44,844.56 Date 06/22/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINI, CAROL E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $44,844.40 Date 12/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALAYCHIK, BARBARA A Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $44,844.38 Date 01/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONDEK, JAN Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $44,844.38 Date 07/11/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, GENIFER D Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $44,844.07 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JOYCE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,843.61 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, TONY R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $44,843.47 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HESS, MARY L Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $44,843.25 Date 11/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, ANGELA L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $44,843.19 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNEER, RANDY J Employer name Brunswick CSD Amount $44,842.85 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEFFEL, RAY Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $44,842.80 Date 02/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, TANESHA R Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $44,842.72 Date 06/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTEFORTE, JOSEPH W, SR Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $44,842.69 Date 06/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, MARK J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $44,842.32 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System