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 BATTISTI, MICHAEL M Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $44,720.63 Date 10/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, JEFFERY M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $44,720.57 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINS, ANDRE T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $44,720.35 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, ROSE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,720.29 Date 09/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEBUHARARA, MASANGA A Employer name Cornell University Amount $44,720.19 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTY, MELISSA Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $44,720.11 Date 05/09/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURNYEA, MAUREEN G Employer name Town of Evans Amount $44,719.88 Date 07/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAFFAM, MARK S Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $44,719.83 Date 06/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JEFFREY A Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $44,719.42 Date 07/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH-GREENE, TAREEN G Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $44,719.37 Date 10/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, COREY R Employer name Town of Orleans Amount $44,719.13 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROYCE, ROBERT P, JR Employer name Tompkins County Amount $44,719.11 Date 08/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, ANTHONY M Employer name Niagara County Amount $44,719.00 Date 01/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUITO, JACKIE S Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,718.97 Date 03/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUSOFZAI, OMAID Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $44,718.87 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMINGTON, MORGAN N Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $44,718.84 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, MARTIN S Employer name Oswego County Amount $44,718.73 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEDA, CHARITY L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,718.57 Date 05/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOIVIN, MICHELLE B Employer name Office of General Services Amount $44,718.51 Date 08/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, CHRISTINE C Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $44,718.34 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLAS, YANICK B Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $44,718.26 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBLING, PATRICK D Employer name Town of Germantown Amount $44,717.95 Date 12/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHATTUCK, ANN L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $44,717.81 Date 11/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKETT, CAROLE A Employer name Albany County Amount $44,717.79 Date 09/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, SINDY K Employer name Wyoming County Amount $44,717.64 Date 07/24/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC INTYRE, DEAN S Employer name Town of Stamford Amount $44,717.56 Date 04/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, KATHY A Employer name Department of Health Amount $44,717.54 Date 03/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PATRICIA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $44,717.54 Date 07/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONIEWICZ, ROBERT J Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $44,716.84 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CAROL D Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $44,716.82 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, ROBERT M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $44,716.78 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, ANN-MARIE T Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $44,716.56 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIARITY, MARY ANN Employer name Erie County Amount $44,716.51 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, JEFFREY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $44,716.40 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALEY, LAURA J Employer name Cornell University Amount $44,715.78 Date 10/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICH, TIMOTHY J Employer name Town of Hadley Amount $44,715.77 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEMECEK, JUDITH W Employer name Onondaga County Amount $44,715.71 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITFORD, LINDSAY M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $44,715.65 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRAD, RANDY J Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $44,715.59 Date 12/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GLYNN, TIMOTHY Employer name Schenectady County Amount $44,715.59 Date 11/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMES, TRICIA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,715.36 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, JOSE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,714.72 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIAZZO, TIMOTHY J Employer name Schoharie County Amount $44,714.71 Date 03/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, DYLAN D Employer name Village of Brockport Amount $44,714.71 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODNOUGH, BRUCE W Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,714.14 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, BRIAN L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,714.14 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHELSON, CARL D, JR Employer name Oswego County Amount $44,714.09 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JOHANNA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,714.07 Date 11/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, KAREN D Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $44,714.04 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALEJAIYE, KHADIJAT B Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $44,714.03 Date 10/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, KAREN L Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $44,714.00 Date 09/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ELIZABETH M Employer name Livingston County Amount $44,713.58 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, CARISA L Employer name Broome County Amount $44,713.50 Date 11/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGERSOLL, BRIAN L Employer name Poland CSD Amount $44,713.44 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, THOMAS D Employer name Schoharie County Amount $44,713.09 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, ANN C Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $44,712.44 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, PATRICIA A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $44,712.37 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASI, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $44,712.02 Date 03/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLERY, SUSAN J Employer name Schoharie County Amount $44,711.44 Date 10/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, CRAIG A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $44,711.26 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SAIN, DOUGLAS J Employer name Department of Law Amount $44,711.11 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, REGINA Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $44,711.08 Date 09/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ELLIOTT J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,711.02 Date 04/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIPWORTH, DEBORAH A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,710.93 Date 03/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASO, ROBBIN Employer name Orange County Amount $44,710.89 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GERTY, STEPHEN P Employer name Holbrook Fire District Amount $44,710.89 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEHART, FRANCES E Employer name Cornell University Amount $44,710.87 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANAMAKER-BISHOP, LUANNE E Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $44,710.83 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Genesee Valley CSD Angelica-Be Amount $44,710.78 Date 11/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARNO, ILEEN M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $44,710.76 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINCHMAN, DONALD L Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $44,710.75 Date 06/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWE, KEVIN R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,710.72 Date 10/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHARD, LAWRENCE E Employer name Brunswick CSD Amount $44,710.67 Date 04/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIKE, YVONNE M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $44,710.52 Date 11/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, M KATHRYN Employer name Jefferson County Amount $44,710.47 Date 05/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEDGER, CHRISTINA Employer name Jefferson County Amount $44,710.46 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINS, RANDEE L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $44,710.44 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, JENNIFER S Employer name Town of Evans Amount $44,710.08 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERDYKE, ROSE MARIE Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $44,709.62 Date 03/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARDAREWICH, GENEVIEVE S Employer name Manhasset Public Library Amount $44,709.32 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUT, MARLENE L Employer name Westhampton Beach UFSD Amount $44,709.29 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELVILLE, KELLY L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $44,709.11 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDEIRO, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $44,709.04 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUTER, JOHN J Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $44,709.04 Date 06/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DEREK A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $44,708.89 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBEY, TREVOR M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $44,708.83 Date 01/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIJMOHAN, VEDEANAND Employer name Department of Health Amount $44,708.79 Date 10/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, DAMITA J Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $44,708.12 Date 12/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, MARIAN L Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $44,708.08 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DYKE, LAWRENCE R, JR Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $44,708.05 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINIG, PETRA U Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,708.02 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANUSI, KUDIRAT A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $44,708.00 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, RAFAEL Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $44,707.83 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, JOEL Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $44,707.60 Date 05/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINUTO, PATRICIA A Employer name Bellmore UFSD Amount $44,707.42 Date 11/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESQUIVEL, MARIA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,707.32 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUSINSKI, DAVID C Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $44,707.29 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDKIN, CARRIE E Employer name Chemung County Amount $44,706.88 Date 05/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAYNE, DEBORAH S Employer name Wayne County Amount $44,706.79 Date 01/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LYNN J, SR Employer name Franklin County Amount $44,706.41 Date 05/21/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System