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 LATONA, JOHNATHAN R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,446.88 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOND, AUSTIN J Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $44,446.55 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JESSICA D Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $44,446.42 Date 05/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROTHERS, DAVID G Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,446.33 Date 06/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRETT, STEPHEN A Employer name Ossining Public Library Amount $44,446.30 Date 01/25/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARCANGELO, SHELLY K Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $44,446.25 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, CHRISTINE C A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $44,446.16 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, LINDA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,446.15 Date 07/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASILE, DENNIS A Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $44,446.13 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN PATTEN, KYLE D Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $44,446.03 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELSH, DEBORAH J Employer name Hamilton CSD Amount $44,445.73 Date 10/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, SHARON Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,445.68 Date 12/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILWICH, MICHAEL Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $44,445.56 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTMAN, JEFFREY K Employer name Onondaga County Amount $44,445.55 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARLOTTA, LYNMARIE Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $44,444.65 Date 10/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEELS, TIMOTHY J Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $44,444.62 Date 10/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILEY, ALAN M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,444.61 Date 08/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, KRISTIN M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,444.59 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELEY, WILLIAM J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $44,444.53 Date 04/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPHETT, DEBORAH Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $44,444.51 Date 05/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDRY, DENNIS M, JR Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $44,444.24 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, JAMES J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $44,444.17 Date 10/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIMARCHI, MICHELLE M Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $44,443.94 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYNOR, CATHIE L Employer name Niagara County Amount $44,443.79 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSPEDALES, JO ANNE Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $44,443.79 Date 08/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTUS, TAYLOR D Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $44,443.76 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULPEPPER, KENDRA E Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $44,443.68 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMONICA, GEORGE A Employer name Westchester County Amount $44,443.65 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGIN, ROBERT C Employer name Town of Delhi Amount $44,443.63 Date 11/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRISSIKOPULOS, ILIAS T Employer name Orange County Amount $44,443.61 Date 02/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGHAM, JEFFREY T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $44,443.49 Date 12/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, JASON T Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $44,443.47 Date 06/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EPPS, RONALD W Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $44,443.45 Date 03/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEEVES, TRACY E Employer name Ulster County Amount $44,443.17 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, MARY E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,442.80 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUMAER, AMY C Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $44,442.78 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESROSIERS, AMY L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,442.56 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, SCOTT A Employer name Clinton County Amount $44,442.52 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, TAMIKA S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,442.48 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNNE, SEAN W Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $44,442.26 Date 02/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIOLA, ANDREW J Employer name Hudson River Park Trust Amount $44,442.23 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRIHEW, SHEILA M Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $44,442.21 Date 01/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHERSON, JEROME Employer name Erie County Amount $44,442.13 Date 05/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYPHAIR, KATELYN E Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $44,442.11 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERSTENBERGER, MAX L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $44,441.93 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, MATTHEW J Employer name Ontario County Amount $44,441.90 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANKUS, KAREN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $44,441.68 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, KEVIN B Employer name Onondaga County Amount $44,441.65 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRE, JANET E Employer name Beaver River CSD Amount $44,441.63 Date 12/02/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYPRIEN, PIERRE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $44,441.60 Date 08/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEAR, CHRISTINE A Employer name Steuben County Amount $44,441.34 Date 03/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, DAWN M Employer name Village of Marcellus Amount $44,441.04 Date 09/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFONSO, ALEXANDER V Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $44,441.02 Date 08/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, TAMERA L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $44,441.00 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLDEN, MARJORIE A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $44,440.86 Date 01/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADFORD, KATHY L Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $44,440.64 Date 03/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELLEGARA, KATHLEEN C Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,440.53 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, MARGARITA Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,440.53 Date 12/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERRY, LAUREN L Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,440.52 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKE, DEBRA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,440.51 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESQUILIN, IVONNE Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,440.51 Date 02/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRAHAM, LINDA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,440.51 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPLANTE, DONNA J Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,440.51 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, LYNN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,440.51 Date 09/27/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFENNINGER, LAURA C Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,440.50 Date 09/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCATA, MARGARET L Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,440.50 Date 01/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFF, ANDREA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,440.50 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODRUFF, TINA J Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,440.50 Date 04/05/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKPATRICK, ANNE K Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,440.49 Date 03/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, ROBERT M Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $44,440.26 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN, COLLEEN A Employer name Town of Marlborough Amount $44,440.20 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, SHAVON N Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $44,440.13 Date 11/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRYLAK, KIM A Employer name Broome County Amount $44,439.86 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLERUS, JACOB J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $44,439.55 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRYERTON, JENNIFER N Employer name Madison County Amount $44,439.51 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAYKOFF, ELISSA F Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,439.41 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWRIE, KIM A Employer name Hamilton CSD Amount $44,439.38 Date 02/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSIER, LAWRENCE A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $44,439.14 Date 04/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRISON, BARBARA A Employer name Town of Hunter Amount $44,439.09 Date 05/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOEHL, HEIDI A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $44,439.00 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIAVITTI, ANTHONY M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $44,438.85 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSSELLE, ANNETTE Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $44,438.57 Date 09/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, BETH A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $44,438.50 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, MICHELE L Employer name Niagara County Amount $44,438.34 Date 03/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, BRIAN W Employer name Columbia County Amount $44,438.32 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, JUSTIN A Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $44,438.20 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLSINELLI, MATTHEW D Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $44,437.99 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWKIRK, FELTON G Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $44,437.89 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, RONNIE E Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $44,437.79 Date 06/03/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMBROWSKI, EMMY LOU L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,437.61 Date 10/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRONE, CARL R Employer name Education Department Amount $44,437.48 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, KRISTIN M Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $44,437.38 Date 12/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ANGELA C Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $44,437.21 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, CODEY L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $44,437.18 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOPAS, ELAINE A Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $44,437.15 Date 06/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDILIEN, JUDITH Employer name Orange County Amount $44,436.83 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, MATTHEW L Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $44,436.81 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINSELLA, LINDA M Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $44,436.72 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNBULL, TERRANCE K Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $44,436.56 Date 07/20/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIM, BRYANT K Employer name Clinton County Amount $44,436.50 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System