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 BUTLER, ONEITA A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $44,692.82 Date 01/12/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREESE, ORIEL IONIE Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $44,692.82 Date 06/18/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRSCH, NATALIE Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $44,692.82 Date 02/10/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINCKNEY, COLETTE T Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $44,692.82 Date 06/30/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, BARBARA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $44,692.82 Date 12/22/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL WHITLEY, CHERYL Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $44,692.82 Date 01/14/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, ADRIENNE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $44,692.82 Date 09/11/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASSITER, LORETTA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $44,692.82 Date 12/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, SONDRA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,692.82 Date 03/12/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNARD, MARION ZENOBIA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $44,692.82 Date 10/22/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODNICK, DUANE DOMINIC Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $44,692.82 Date 10/22/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANSBY, JANIS Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $44,692.82 Date 08/28/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKEL, BARBARA A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $44,692.82 Date 05/21/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHEE-VICKERS, REBECCA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $44,692.82 Date 03/25/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGUARDI, GARY Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $44,692.82 Date 08/22/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DEVORAH A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $44,692.82 Date 01/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESLIE, PATRICIA R Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $44,692.82 Date 05/21/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, LOUVINIA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $44,692.82 Date 09/13/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYRICK, KARYN A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $44,692.82 Date 06/13/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SONIA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $44,692.82 Date 06/17/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEE, MARJORIE Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $44,692.82 Date 07/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGERE, GUY R Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $44,692.82 Date 02/13/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARINO, IRENE Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $44,692.82 Date 02/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CENDER, MARGARET Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $44,692.82 Date 09/01/1959 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETANCOURT, LAURA E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $44,692.82 Date 05/24/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, SONIA J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $44,692.82 Date 07/30/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYLES, BEVERLY Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $44,692.82 Date 03/08/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONYEUKWU, JACALYN R TERRY Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $44,692.82 Date 08/31/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILOCETE, ROSE M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $44,692.82 Date 06/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, RHONDA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $44,692.82 Date 08/31/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBERG, CAROL Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $44,692.82 Date 10/30/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHENKOFF, JO NAN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $44,692.82 Date 01/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHENGEN, WILLIAM D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,692.72 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADLEY, MARK Employer name Fulton County Amount $44,692.53 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURENNE, KATHLEEN GINA Employer name Schenectady County Amount $44,692.31 Date 07/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GROGAN, DONNA Employer name Town of Hyde Park Amount $44,692.28 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPITZFADEN, PAMELA ANNE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $44,692.21 Date 01/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, LORI M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $44,692.19 Date 02/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACALUSO, GINA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,691.89 Date 04/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRIEWING, STEPHAN Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $44,691.69 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, LATIA G Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $44,691.14 Date 09/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACE, LINDA A Employer name Town of Richmond Amount $44,691.05 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMI, TAD J Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $44,690.84 Date 08/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUL, CHARLES K, JR Employer name Fulton County Amount $44,690.77 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDZISZEWSKI, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $44,690.74 Date 08/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHEL, CYNTHIA L Employer name Schenectady Housing Authority Amount $44,690.45 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, LAYLEE Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $44,689.76 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, PATRICIA A Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $44,689.43 Date 06/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, MICHAEL L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $44,689.32 Date 09/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLL, HELANE J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $44,688.93 Date 12/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLOCK, GUS, III Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $44,688.74 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELY, PATRICIA M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $44,688.73 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOODRAM, RADIKA Employer name Long Beach Public Library Amount $44,688.68 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, COREY L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,688.66 Date 01/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASS, BRENDA L Employer name Ontario County Amount $44,688.58 Date 07/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON STERLING, SHELIANNE C Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $44,688.30 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, CHARLES R Employer name Washington County Amount $44,687.98 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESESKY, JAKKI Employer name Chemung County Amount $44,687.96 Date 04/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEEPLES, LISA A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $44,687.91 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, LYNN M Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $44,687.84 Date 09/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, ELIZABETH D Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $44,687.79 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGWIN, KAREN M Employer name Madison County Amount $44,687.74 Date 05/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, VANESSA D Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $44,687.56 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUCHNICKI, PAUL E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $44,687.51 Date 01/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, VIRGINIA J Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $44,687.35 Date 12/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINETOS, JAMES P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $44,687.29 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, CHAD T Employer name Village of Sag Harbor Amount $44,687.21 Date 07/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, EUNICE A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $44,686.95 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATARSKI, DENNIS M Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $44,686.90 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS-LOPEZ, HERMINIA Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $44,686.80 Date 03/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARPE, LISA J Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $44,686.64 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELEY, LOUIS L Employer name Town of Starkey Amount $44,686.50 Date 08/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALUKIEWICZ, JOHN E Employer name Camden CSD Amount $44,686.49 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMAREL, FRANCESCA C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,686.48 Date 04/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUITS, WENDY L Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $44,686.23 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SESTANOVICH, TARA J Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $44,685.94 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, EDWIN T Employer name Spencer Van Etten CSD Amount $44,685.65 Date 05/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JOANNA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $44,685.54 Date 10/22/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENLEAF, DENNIS W Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $44,685.54 Date 01/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREVNYAK, ORNELLA M Employer name Village of East Rockaway Amount $44,685.34 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN GENECHTEN, AUDREY Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $44,684.98 Date 03/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNO, BRENT F Employer name Town of Lisbon Amount $44,684.93 Date 02/26/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDARELLI, MICHAEL S Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $44,684.71 Date 10/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, SUSAN M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,684.42 Date 09/08/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIARITIS, JAMES M Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $44,684.41 Date 01/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $44,684.39 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTHRIE, DAVID R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,684.29 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, BARBARA E Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $44,684.14 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, TOBI Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $44,683.91 Date 09/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREINER, BARBARA A Employer name Franklinville CSD Amount $44,683.72 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, THERESA M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $44,683.62 Date 01/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLIN, JULIE L Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $44,683.61 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDOLPH, CHRIS Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $44,683.30 Date 10/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCFAYDEN, CHRISTINE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,683.28 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVES, SHARON A Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $44,683.25 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEER, MARK E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,682.94 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARVIN, JUSTIN M Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $44,682.82 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHI, DOUGLAS K Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $44,682.54 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALLUM, STACEY L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $44,682.26 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISCOE, TYLER G Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $44,682.01 Date 08/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System