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 MAHONEY, RITA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $44,643.55 Date 07/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOMEY, CYNTHIA M Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $44,643.29 Date 09/27/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIECLAW, PATRICIA A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $44,643.20 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SHERRY O Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $44,643.19 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENNER, SABRINA J Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $44,643.18 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADIAN, ABDALLA N Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $44,643.08 Date 07/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, WINNIE B Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $44,642.88 Date 10/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, TODD M Employer name Town of Richfield Amount $44,642.68 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEATHERBEE, KAREN A Employer name Erie County Amount $44,642.58 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NALLY, JENNIFER D Employer name Albany County Amount $44,642.56 Date 09/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, JAI'AYANNA Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,642.45 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANKERT, SHANNON M Employer name Cortland County Amount $44,642.16 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATT, BARBARA L Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $44,642.06 Date 04/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, SHAWN B Employer name Village of Saranac Lake Amount $44,642.05 Date 12/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, JILLIAN L Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $44,642.02 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, TIMOTHY M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $44,641.68 Date 12/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORTRIGHT, MARY B Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $44,641.55 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLARD, AUDREY A Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $44,641.55 Date 09/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, PEGGY C Employer name Clinton County Amount $44,641.50 Date 06/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAFFE, CAROLANN M Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 13 Amount $44,641.45 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAZULMA, SANDRA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $44,641.08 Date 05/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARVONIO, FERDINANDO J Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $44,640.99 Date 04/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELLWEGER, MICHELLE L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $44,640.63 Date 08/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOELLER, TIMOTHY D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,640.42 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNSIDE, TRACY A Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,640.03 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCALLEN-KIM, COURTNEY A Employer name Cortland County Amount $44,639.94 Date 01/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, MELISSA M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $44,639.80 Date 04/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ-TAPIA, MARIA E Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $44,639.67 Date 06/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVEZ, WILLIAM L Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $44,639.56 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULTON, RAYMOND E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $44,639.21 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BONANNI, BARBARA M Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $44,639.21 Date 11/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RULE, JOAN L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $44,639.08 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNAPP, GREGORY Employer name Watervliet City School Dist Amount $44,638.80 Date 06/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNDELL, STACY L Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $44,638.74 Date 05/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSHAL, RICHARD J Employer name Village of Belmont Amount $44,638.56 Date 11/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERN, KIMBERLY Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $44,638.43 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN UDEN, SANDRA L Employer name Town of Lewiston Amount $44,638.42 Date 02/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRETTON-BATTS, MISCHELLE M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $44,638.21 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, KIM M Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $44,637.65 Date 12/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEATON, LARRIE E Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $44,637.46 Date 09/07/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS-HINES, ADRIANA C Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $44,637.18 Date 04/15/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUBOULIS, MARIA C Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $44,637.06 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, GAIL D Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $44,636.86 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELLO, JOSEPH S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,636.40 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, CHAD-MICHAEL Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $44,636.32 Date 10/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, ELIZABETH M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $44,636.23 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACRONE, TRACY I Employer name Quogue UFSD Amount $44,636.21 Date 06/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKEY, JOSEPH D Employer name Franklin County Amount $44,636.15 Date 04/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENWARE, SHELLY J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $44,636.07 Date 03/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, LONDON L Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $44,635.87 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANLEY, THOMAS, JR Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $44,635.81 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YARN, AVERY L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $44,635.72 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHSON, DAWN M Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $44,635.60 Date 01/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REUBEN, JO ANN Employer name Ulster County Amount $44,635.39 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKOWIAK, SUZANNE L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $44,635.18 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, LORLIE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,635.09 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JURS, MATTHEW C Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $44,634.94 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPOPIANO, THOMAS M Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $44,634.75 Date 04/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESIDERIO, ANNE V Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $44,634.69 Date 03/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, IVOYNUAL M Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $44,634.61 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANCATO, LISA M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $44,634.53 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, PATRICIA A, MRS Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,633.94 Date 01/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAVULICH, SCOTT E Employer name Broome County Amount $44,633.90 Date 07/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, CYNTHIA M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $44,633.68 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAJSKI, JOHN P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $44,633.61 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLEIN, KIM E Employer name Town of Callicoon Amount $44,633.59 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURELKO, LINDA S Employer name Livingston County Amount $44,633.58 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MARISSA N Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $44,633.36 Date 01/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIFERT, CHERYL L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $44,633.28 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARKS, NICHOLAS R Employer name Town of Royalton Amount $44,632.74 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLASUONNO, LINDA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $44,632.17 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FOREST, SHIRLEY J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $44,632.04 Date 10/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ELIZABETH J Employer name Department of Health Amount $44,631.74 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDRICH, BRUCE T Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,631.69 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, WAYNE K Employer name Franklin Co Solid Waste Mgt Au Amount $44,631.64 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLEE, CHRISTINE A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $44,631.30 Date 08/06/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMM, DENNIS M Employer name Columbia County Amount $44,631.20 Date 01/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUANDO, SARA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,631.00 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISCIONE, MICHAEL S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $44,630.77 Date 01/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATO, ROSALIE S Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $44,630.20 Date 06/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALZARENO, DIANA H Employer name Ulster County Amount $44,630.16 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, LEANNE M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $44,630.11 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTRIGHT-PALOMBO, RACHAEL D Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $44,629.90 Date 07/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEROUX, TRACY L Employer name Education Department Amount $44,629.76 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DUFFIE, KANZAYDIA A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $44,629.46 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBE, DAVID W Employer name Alexandria CSD Amount $44,629.41 Date 12/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLIA, DIANA C Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $44,629.34 Date 02/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRONO, COLLEEN ANNE Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,629.28 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEU, JOSHUA A Employer name Onondaga CSD Amount $44,629.00 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTAGE, REBECCA L Employer name Mayfield CSD Amount $44,628.91 Date 09/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNINGER, ROBERT K, JR Employer name Town of Floyd Amount $44,628.79 Date 11/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUILLACE, SABATINO Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $44,628.69 Date 01/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMANZAR, ANA J Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $44,628.69 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIASCHETTI, JULIE R Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $44,628.46 Date 03/13/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, KRISTEN L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $44,628.27 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRYGAS, JOSEPH J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $44,628.27 Date 07/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTTA, LINDA A Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $44,628.24 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBLATT, EILEEN P Employer name Greene County Amount $44,628.14 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAY, JESSICA R Employer name Oneida County Amount $44,627.52 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, STACY L Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $44,627.37 Date 08/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System