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 MC DERMOTT, NICOLE E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $44,413.42 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDEAUX, JEAN P Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $44,413.10 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, KATHLEEN B Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $44,413.08 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNBAR, MARGRIAN D Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $44,413.07 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, ANTONIO Employer name New York Public Library Amount $44,413.06 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLINS, WESLEY A Employer name Essex County Amount $44,412.42 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCIPE, ASHLEY L Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $44,412.21 Date 12/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTNAM, JAMES R Employer name Cornell University Amount $44,412.01 Date 09/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCKNAL, CONSTANCE W Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $44,411.80 Date 09/30/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, SHARON L Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $44,411.76 Date 03/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALUPPO, ELISA M Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $44,411.55 Date 04/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMRTIC, MICHAEL W Employer name Fulton County Amount $44,411.50 Date 02/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIBEL, CHARLES M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $44,411.17 Date 04/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, KENNETH J Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $44,411.14 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENWARE, BRIDGET N Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $44,410.81 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRADE SANDOVAL, MARJORIE P Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $44,410.78 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, JAMES P Employer name Town of Potsdam Amount $44,410.76 Date 02/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KATHRYN J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $44,410.67 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODMANCY, PENNY M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $44,410.52 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTES, TANIA M Employer name Orange County Amount $44,410.34 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DEUSEN, BRENT S Employer name Columbia County Amount $44,410.25 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODNIESINSKI, ALANE M Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $44,410.25 Date 12/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, SANDRA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $44,410.14 Date 06/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUTTER, JOSEPH C Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,410.13 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, PATRICK F Employer name Town of Wheatland Amount $44,410.11 Date 11/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORICK, LUQUINAS M Employer name Thrall Public Library Amount $44,409.99 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECHT, DEBBIE N Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $44,409.70 Date 10/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UPDYKE, DAVID M Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $44,409.68 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, STERLING M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,409.58 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATON, GAIL Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $44,409.55 Date 12/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLICHETTI, DONNA M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $44,409.55 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUFFER, MEGAN D Employer name Lewis County Amount $44,409.34 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, ROBIN L Employer name Greene County Amount $44,409.17 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAKRAN, DAVID E Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $44,409.05 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, JENNA M Employer name Washington County Amount $44,408.77 Date 08/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOETZ, ANNE K Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $44,408.36 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANAHAN, AMANDA V Employer name Education Department Amount $44,408.19 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATEER, JUDY L Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $44,408.18 Date 01/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHORTEMEYER, CHRISTINE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,408.07 Date 05/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, CHARLES E, III Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $44,408.06 Date 01/27/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORPE, AMANDA I Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $44,407.86 Date 03/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUMANN, MARGARET M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $44,407.83 Date 04/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, STANLEY J Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $44,407.47 Date 10/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, BETH R Employer name Hamilton County Amount $44,407.44 Date 05/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEEDLING, CHRISTIAN J Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $44,407.42 Date 05/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVEY, AARAN D Employer name Essex County Amount $44,407.38 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDER, LOUIS F Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,407.27 Date 03/13/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, WENDY S Employer name Livingston County Amount $44,407.12 Date 08/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTERBERG, GLEN E Employer name Sharon Springs CSD Amount $44,407.00 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUPINO, MICHELE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,406.48 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHLEY, ERICA L Employer name Franklin County Amount $44,406.47 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, PENNY S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,406.03 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNON, ELAINE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $44,405.97 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORSUK, MICHAEL E Employer name Town of Cairo Amount $44,405.48 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUROW, DEAN A Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $44,405.42 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLON, CHERYL G Employer name Alexander CSD Amount $44,405.28 Date 08/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, WENDY Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $44,405.10 Date 11/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHIPPEN, JOHN, JR Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $44,404.75 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, CAROLE L Employer name Cortland Housing Authority Amount $44,404.63 Date 10/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENIL, ANU Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $44,404.56 Date 11/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONACCI, JENNIFER M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,404.48 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALVEY, DENNIS A, JR Employer name Broome County Amount $44,404.39 Date 11/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, BRITTANY Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $44,404.09 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEBBIA, MICHAEL V Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $44,403.94 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANANNA, DOMINICK A Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $44,403.60 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN AMBURGH, SUSAN L Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $44,403.51 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JO MARIE Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $44,403.51 Date 03/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMNICK, RICHARD R Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $44,403.45 Date 11/09/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWITZER, RALPH C Employer name Odessa Montour CSD Amount $44,403.36 Date 07/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAYTON, JOHN R Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $44,403.30 Date 07/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NINIVAGGI, ANNAMARIE Employer name Rockland County Amount $44,403.17 Date 01/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSSOLINI, JEANNETTE M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $44,403.15 Date 10/10/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOVEN, RICHARD Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $44,403.09 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, SHAUNTYA L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $44,403.07 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBDON, JACOB J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,403.07 Date 12/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLOWAY, CORINNE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,403.03 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGUST, ALLISON E Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $44,403.03 Date 04/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, DONNA D Employer name Department of Law Amount $44,402.81 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, JOHN A Employer name North Massapequa Fire District Amount $44,402.65 Date 06/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLNESS, JACQUELINE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $44,402.56 Date 02/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KARESS A Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $44,402.41 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEMMATI, NANCY Employer name Department of Health Amount $44,402.32 Date 08/19/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, JAMES E Employer name Oneida County Amount $44,401.93 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JOY Employer name Erie County Amount $44,401.74 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GENNARO, THERESA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,401.55 Date 06/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAIDA, MICHELLE L Employer name Schoharie County Amount $44,401.25 Date 08/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, JAMES A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $44,400.88 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RION, DARRIN Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $44,400.83 Date 02/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTSLEY, SHARON I Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $44,400.74 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTTON, HOWARD L, JR Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $44,400.23 Date 04/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTTHARDT, SHAUN E Employer name Hancock CSD Amount $44,399.94 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, DAVID LEE Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $44,399.66 Date 02/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, MICHAEL R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $44,399.56 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JAVIER-SANTANA, SANDRA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $44,399.30 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMMERMAN, GLENN A Employer name Town of Wheatfield Amount $44,399.23 Date 12/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKOWSKI, ERIC A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $44,399.22 Date 02/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENSON, TARA Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $44,399.01 Date 04/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFAFF, ERIC R Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $44,398.97 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KNIGHT, SUSAN E Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $44,398.43 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHARO, ANTHONY G Employer name Office For Technology Amount $44,397.98 Date 09/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System