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 CROCE, DEBRA A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $44,656.96 Date 09/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, SUSAN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,656.88 Date 10/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,656.83 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EADY, STANLEY C Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $44,656.50 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMEO, ANTHONY M Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,656.48 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SNOECK, ROSEMARY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,656.33 Date 05/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, MARK E Employer name Erie County Amount $44,656.30 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, JENNIFER L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,656.23 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, MONICA L Employer name Warren County Amount $44,656.06 Date 11/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDING, CONNIE L Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $44,655.90 Date 09/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARLING, PATRICIA I Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $44,655.83 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUELL, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Erie County Amount $44,655.77 Date 03/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWICKI, PETER R, JR Employer name Otsego County Amount $44,655.42 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, PATRICIA A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $44,655.36 Date 07/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILOR, CHAUQUITA D Employer name Cornell University Amount $44,655.32 Date 11/15/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROMATTEO, DEBORAH A Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $44,655.32 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, MONIQUE-JESSICA Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $44,655.20 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, CLINTON Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $44,655.18 Date 04/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, MAUREEN K Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $44,655.17 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHIBALD, JAMIE D Employer name Town of Franklin Amount $44,655.04 Date 01/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPA, LESLIE A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $44,654.12 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIX, DANIELLE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,654.00 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, JEREMY W Employer name Erie County Amount $44,653.97 Date 07/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBURGEY, JAMIE E Employer name Genesee County Amount $44,653.68 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, BENITA J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $44,653.54 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREA, LINA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,653.29 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSEY, JAMES A, III Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,653.29 Date 06/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORKELSON, LESLIE D Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $44,653.02 Date 10/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLOSON, DEBORAH L Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $44,652.88 Date 01/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, YETTA A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $44,652.79 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDFARB, AARON S Employer name Clinton County Amount $44,652.79 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORRITO, GIUSEPPE Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $44,652.78 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE COOK, PAUL G Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $44,652.78 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTAUZZO, MARY J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $44,652.66 Date 08/27/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUMLEY, MATTHEW J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $44,652.52 Date 04/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMEAU, JEAN M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $44,652.24 Date 09/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRIFF, JAMAL W Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $44,652.16 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, THEODORE, II Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $44,652.13 Date 07/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMMONS, BOBBY Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $44,652.12 Date 09/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, MICKEL L Employer name Lewis County Amount $44,651.95 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANGJI, KENNY S Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $44,651.84 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHIPPLE, KIMBERLY K Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $44,651.53 Date 11/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, MARIANNE Employer name Broome County Amount $44,651.40 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANARA, DAVID J Employer name Oneida County Amount $44,651.39 Date 09/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISK, PATRICIA A SIPOS Employer name Seneca County Amount $44,651.31 Date 12/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARAGOL, GREGORY L Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $44,651.16 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, JAMES P Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $44,651.02 Date 10/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, NANCY L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $44,650.88 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGE, PATRICIA A Employer name Chenango County Amount $44,650.41 Date 10/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNDT, PATRICIA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $44,650.29 Date 06/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, VIRGINIA N Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $44,650.21 Date 08/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALINOWSKI, RICHARD J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $44,650.20 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, HEATHER A Employer name Erie County Amount $44,649.94 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIDGE, JUSTIN R Employer name Essex County Amount $44,649.93 Date 08/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGUCKI, ZACHARY A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $44,649.79 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, JAMIE E Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $44,649.76 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, STEPHANE C Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $44,649.60 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLOWE-DESMOND, LAURA J Employer name Ontario County Amount $44,649.57 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDE, DONNA M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $44,649.43 Date 05/29/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROZD, CONNIE L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $44,649.40 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, SICARAH Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $44,649.37 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTON, ERIK Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $44,648.99 Date 11/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUIRES, ROGER G Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $44,648.86 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, TIESHA M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $44,648.45 Date 12/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTCHER, JANET T Employer name Ontario County Amount $44,648.39 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCATELLO, JOSEPH A, JR Employer name Albany County Amount $44,648.29 Date 12/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITWINOWICZ, JEFFREY Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $44,648.26 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARDO, FERNANDA G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,648.02 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAIN, SUSAN A Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $44,647.74 Date 09/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVAZZINI, DEBRA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,647.53 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADLEY, ANTHONY Employer name Erie County Amount $44,647.49 Date 01/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, FRANK H, II Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $44,647.44 Date 10/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAHN, JAMES C Employer name Chenango County Amount $44,647.35 Date 04/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIPLEY, BARRY R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $44,647.22 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATEMAN, BRIAN P Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $44,647.12 Date 12/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, ANTHONY L Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $44,647.11 Date 08/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, EMMA Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $44,646.79 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEESE, STUART D Employer name Schoharie County Amount $44,646.64 Date 12/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHUROV, VLADIMIR Y Employer name City of Rochester Amount $44,646.58 Date 08/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVILAND, NICOLE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,646.38 Date 08/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHMANN, DANIEL P Employer name Village of Sylvan Beach Amount $44,646.26 Date 02/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL-GRIFFIN, MELISSA R Employer name Steuben County Amount $44,646.24 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON BRAUN, DIANE E Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $44,646.19 Date 09/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDE, LESLIE J Employer name Franklin County Amount $44,646.06 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALCK, BONNIE L Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $44,645.92 Date 03/10/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, RAYMOND L, JR Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $44,645.89 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, DOUGLAS J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $44,645.79 Date 05/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGER, SU ELLEN F Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,645.65 Date 03/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POULSEN, TARA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,644.62 Date 06/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRISON, DONNA G Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $44,644.39 Date 10/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, PATRICIA M Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $44,644.39 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URQUHART, JULIA T Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $44,644.39 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEITH, ANDREA L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $44,644.35 Date 08/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIVLEHAN, KATHY A Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $44,644.33 Date 09/15/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, MARGARET J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $44,644.29 Date 09/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WASSENHOVE, JOSEPH M Employer name Poughkeepsie Publ Library Dis Amount $44,644.25 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARD, MARK A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $44,644.11 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, BETH A Employer name Cornell University Amount $44,643.71 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANDERS, DAVID Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $44,643.62 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONETTI, ROXANNE Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,643.61 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System