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 TILLER, RONALD L Employer name Village of Gowanda Amount $44,363.32 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, DELORIS V Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $44,363.08 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, ERICA M Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $44,362.96 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGEL, BEVERLY A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,362.79 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MICHAEL J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $44,362.76 Date 02/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGER, KEVIN M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $44,362.75 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSTON, MARJORIE H Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $44,362.57 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, ALEXANDER J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $44,362.55 Date 06/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHADE, PAMELA Employer name Cornell University Amount $44,362.47 Date 09/12/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANCIE, JENNIFER M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $44,362.37 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, DENISE Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $44,361.98 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, GLENROY L Employer name Westchester County Amount $44,361.94 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, COLEEN M Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $44,361.83 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORP, FREDERICK D Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $44,361.52 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANSFIELD, MELISSA K Employer name Village of Westfield Amount $44,361.33 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANCELLA, MARIE Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $44,361.28 Date 11/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGUIN, MICHAEL E Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $44,360.89 Date 08/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNERKNECHT, KYLE R Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $44,360.88 Date 03/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMIERI, MARY L Employer name Herkimer County Amount $44,360.70 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVERDALE, MAUREEN J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $44,360.56 Date 03/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUANTONIO, SUSANNAH A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $44,360.41 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-LOUIS, PIERRE-RICHARD R Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $44,360.35 Date 05/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, RONALD Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $44,359.90 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNIPES, ELIJAH Employer name City of Rochester Amount $44,359.72 Date 02/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMELL, DAVID J Employer name Town of Schuyler Falls Amount $44,359.37 Date 01/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POGNANT, NICOLE E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,359.31 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, MICHELLE M Employer name Broome County Amount $44,359.31 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MEGAN Employer name Ulster County Amount $44,359.14 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLIWINSKI, KYLE E Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $44,359.09 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, KASEY L Employer name Town of Jerusalem Amount $44,358.96 Date 06/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, KIMBERLY A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $44,358.42 Date 12/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASEL, ANDREW A Employer name Ulster County Amount $44,358.41 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, MICHAEL J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $44,358.34 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEATTIE, KEITH C Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $44,358.32 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, ELISE D Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $44,357.28 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, STEPHEN Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $44,356.79 Date 08/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, ANN M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $44,356.49 Date 03/17/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANTONIO, MARIO A Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $44,356.38 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IBRAHIM, MOHAMED M Employer name Webster CSD Amount $44,356.11 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GHEE, MALICHI R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $44,355.86 Date 11/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, KISHA Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $44,355.76 Date 01/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUJSCE, NICOLAS S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,355.72 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILARDA, JOHN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,355.67 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAUTHEN, OTIS Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,355.61 Date 03/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEBRICH, STEPHEN G Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,355.39 Date 01/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, MICHAEL A Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $44,355.18 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCHFIELD, WILLIAM C Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $44,355.16 Date 08/05/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHRENS, RUSSELL W Employer name Otsego County Amount $44,355.05 Date 01/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFREY, DENISE L Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $44,354.93 Date 07/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAUGHTER, WAYNE Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $44,354.47 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, KEITH R Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,354.41 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOBBS, WALTER B Employer name Town of Salisbury Amount $44,354.27 Date 12/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDICK, MARK P Employer name Oneida County Amount $44,354.10 Date 07/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROVNAK, SHANNON A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,353.85 Date 01/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAILEY, DARRIN W Employer name Madison County Amount $44,353.52 Date 12/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JOEY E Employer name Town of Villenova Amount $44,353.41 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDELKEN, MARK L Employer name Columbia County Amount $44,353.33 Date 12/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERZULLI, DIANE T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,353.19 Date 09/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARIUS, DONALD R Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $44,353.00 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIGAN, CHRISTINA J Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,352.58 Date 05/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI TROCCHIO, BARBARA A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $44,352.52 Date 01/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTAGLIONE, KAREN L Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,352.30 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEETING, LINDA P Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,352.21 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, MEGHAN E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,352.09 Date 06/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRZYZANOWICZ, REBECCA H Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $44,351.99 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABERLAU, GREGORY G Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $44,351.99 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGNE, NEIL E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,351.23 Date 07/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREB, LAURIE N Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $44,351.20 Date 10/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, CLAIR J, JR Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,350.73 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWARD, PATRICK M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $44,350.72 Date 03/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLETON, TIMOTHY A Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $44,350.56 Date 09/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, RICHARD D Employer name Utica Mun Housing Authority Amount $44,350.45 Date 09/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKHURST, BRIAN D Employer name Ulster County Amount $44,350.41 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY, KEVIN K Employer name Erie County Amount $44,350.16 Date 09/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGO, JASON B Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $44,349.90 Date 08/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITELOW, TEONEA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,349.83 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISSESSAR, TESSA T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $44,349.40 Date 11/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATHIJA, VEENA Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $44,349.40 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, BERNICE E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $44,349.40 Date 10/13/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKNIGHT, CAROLYN Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $44,349.40 Date 12/21/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, MONIFA T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,348.61 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARIAN, PETER J Employer name Schodack CSD Amount $44,348.26 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANGLOFF, ALISON M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,348.21 Date 07/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPO, RONALD Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $44,347.98 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, PATRICIA F Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $44,347.93 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENWARE, PAIGE M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $44,347.90 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTTIERI, JOSEPH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,347.21 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLING, KAILYN A Employer name Albany County Amount $44,347.18 Date 10/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ELIZABETH S Employer name Orange County Amount $44,347.03 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, RICHARD A Employer name Town of Cherry Creek Amount $44,346.92 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NALLY, SUSAN D Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $44,346.76 Date 03/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YARMEL, PETER S Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $44,346.16 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POIRIER, DEAN R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $44,345.99 Date 03/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINK, JOSEPH R Employer name Town of New Scotland Amount $44,345.18 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRATTLIE, BRIT Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $44,345.06 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORDEN, ROBERT D Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $44,344.99 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSELEY, VILLAN D Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $44,344.88 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNUTTI, DIANA M Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $44,344.87 Date 09/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Jefferson County Amount $44,344.74 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, LACE-ANN Employer name Chenango County Amount $44,344.55 Date 06/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System