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 TORRES, JACQUELINE Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $44,842.24 Date 06/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACZEK, JOSEPH E Employer name Gilbertsville Mt Upton CSD Amount $44,841.25 Date 04/30/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, JAN M Employer name West Carthage Housing Auth Amount $44,841.18 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRACKEN, JAMES E, JR Employer name City of Cortland Amount $44,841.09 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOROWSKI, NORA D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $44,841.07 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, GREGORY L Employer name Schuyler County Amount $44,840.70 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPULLO, MICHELE M Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $44,840.60 Date 02/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, PATRICIA M Employer name Catskill Otb Corp. Amount $44,840.45 Date 04/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, MICHAEL B Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $44,840.34 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, JEFFREY S Employer name Windham-Ashland-Jewett CSD Amount $44,839.91 Date 07/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTILLO, JORGE ALFREDO Employer name Village of Greenport Amount $44,839.41 Date 09/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALTZMAN, STEFANIE L Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,839.16 Date 09/01/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, KATHLEEN C Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $44,839.16 Date 10/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLETT, JOCELYN M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $44,839.03 Date 04/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACE, DONNA K Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $44,838.84 Date 10/02/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRISTOFFERSEN, BETH A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $44,838.71 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROUGHTON, BARBARA L Employer name Allegany County Amount $44,838.46 Date 04/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUMAR, NANCY C Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $44,838.40 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERNATOWSKI, LINDA J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $44,837.67 Date 05/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASCANO, MANUEL J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $44,837.65 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDER, TREVOR J Employer name Town of Stockton Amount $44,837.60 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI RISIO DUGER, MARJORIE I Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $44,837.57 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANEL, JOSHUA P Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $44,837.45 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGEL, CONSTANCE A Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $44,837.28 Date 09/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, ROSEMARY E Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,837.26 Date 03/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANCHER, ANDREW S Employer name Allegany County Amount $44,836.90 Date 08/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSARO, JOAN E Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $44,836.84 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIEPLY, DARLEEN E Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $44,836.74 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGON, PAUL N Employer name Fulton County Amount $44,836.71 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, DEANNE Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $44,836.67 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUNK-SALLEY, MARIE Employer name Erie County Amount $44,836.58 Date 05/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYER, JENNIFER M Employer name Erie County Amount $44,836.57 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKMEYER, CLAUDIA D Employer name Erie County Amount $44,836.56 Date 05/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUMPER, DONALD J Employer name Erie County Amount $44,836.51 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISKA, MELISSA A Employer name Erie County Amount $44,836.51 Date 06/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOWICKI, LYNNE A Employer name Erie County Amount $44,836.48 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREVENDOSKI, SARA L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,836.31 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, ROBERT E Employer name Livingston County Amount $44,836.01 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADILLA, JOSE Employer name Erie County Amount $44,835.88 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINS, SAMUEL D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $44,835.67 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEARY, CHRISTINE F Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,835.60 Date 05/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEELEY, ROBERT C Employer name Village of Warsaw Amount $44,835.51 Date 06/10/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, WILLIAM W Employer name Delaware County Amount $44,835.46 Date 03/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONEAU, SHAWN P Employer name City of Fulton Amount $44,834.85 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CONNAUGHEY GOODYEAR, JULIE A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $44,834.74 Date 01/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARC A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $44,834.55 Date 12/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNSON, CONCETTA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,834.37 Date 07/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NETTO, ADAM J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $44,834.30 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOR, MARIE EMILIE Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $44,834.26 Date 01/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALLIER, PATRICIA Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $44,834.09 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGALE, ELIZABETH G Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $44,833.89 Date 05/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLESPIE, LINDA R Employer name City of Kingston Amount $44,833.82 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YACIUK, STEPHEN Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $44,833.57 Date 09/18/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASCOE, DALE A Employer name Plattsburgh Housing Authority Amount $44,833.28 Date 04/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERBER, SHARI A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $44,832.93 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDDIG, WILLIAM H Employer name Town of Glen Amount $44,832.66 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATAGIRI, NANCY J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $44,832.29 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECORARO, JEREMY F Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $44,832.20 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KOON, SHANNON C Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $44,831.79 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAENGLEIN, ELIZABETH H Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,831.02 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONOGIOUDIS, BARBARA E Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $44,830.52 Date 03/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDRIZZI, STEPHEN P Employer name Town of Venice Amount $44,830.50 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, EVETTE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,830.32 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUMLEIN, ELLEN R Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $44,830.07 Date 04/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, SHARON D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,829.74 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, NATASHA J Employer name Westchester County Amount $44,829.58 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACICCA, KRISTIN E Employer name Westchester County Amount $44,829.58 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, IEISHA Employer name Westchester County Amount $44,829.57 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILAN, JEFFREY M Employer name Westchester County Amount $44,829.57 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ANNETTE M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $44,829.44 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNER, LORRAINE P Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $44,829.36 Date 09/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBLE, LINDA J Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $44,829.36 Date 07/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUGHLIN-ALEJOS, EILEEN M Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $44,829.11 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACQUES, TROY W Employer name Village of Lake Placid Amount $44,829.03 Date 08/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, STEVEN E Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $44,829.01 Date 08/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANER, DIANE T Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $44,828.82 Date 11/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, ROBERT S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,828.75 Date 06/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, HEATHER M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,828.75 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMISA, JENNY M Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $44,828.68 Date 03/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMKE, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $44,828.68 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORFLEET, JENNIFER K Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,828.52 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARRON, KYLE C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $44,828.44 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, PATRICIA A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $44,828.39 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINICCHIA, CHARLES Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $44,828.36 Date 01/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, WALTER W Employer name Allegany County Amount $44,828.18 Date 10/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYNES, ALLISTAIRE N Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $44,827.87 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAHR, MICHAEL G Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $44,827.52 Date 02/17/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, MARY BETH Employer name Seneca Falls-Csd Amount $44,827.13 Date 12/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNDUSKI, JOSEPH P Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $44,827.03 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERN, KRISTINA M Employer name Village of East Hills Amount $44,826.78 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLANTONI, MICHELE M Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $44,826.36 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONCHAN, JAMES V Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $44,826.36 Date 10/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, BARBARA Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $44,826.09 Date 05/14/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, DIANE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $44,826.00 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REVETTE, SHANE D Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $44,826.00 Date 07/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, PATRICIA D Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,825.74 Date 08/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCEDES, MARIA I Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,825.69 Date 01/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOSCANO, CRYSTAL M Employer name Bethpage Public Library Amount $44,825.66 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, WARDELL E Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $44,825.56 Date 09/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, MELISSA L Employer name Steuben County Amount $44,825.42 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System