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 DRAGOON, ROBBIE J Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $44,046.61 Date 06/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIRIA, ALYSSA M Employer name Niagara County Amount $44,046.60 Date 05/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, MEGAN T Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $44,046.40 Date 11/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JOHN L Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $44,046.39 Date 07/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUSTER, JANET D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,046.28 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEETING, JUSTIN J Employer name City of Fulton Amount $44,046.20 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WANER, JEFFREY S Employer name Village of Canajoharie Amount $44,045.96 Date 07/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOFIELD, WILLIAM O Employer name Town of Lake Luzerne Amount $44,045.90 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBARO, ROBERT V Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $44,045.90 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSIORVAS, TEANA Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,045.88 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHIPPERS, CHRISTOPHER I Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $44,045.87 Date 09/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER PONTON, JANICE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,045.48 Date 11/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS-MAI, CHERYL D Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $44,045.41 Date 11/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DUFFEE, JAMES W Employer name Tompkins County Amount $44,045.39 Date 01/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, KELLY J Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $44,045.31 Date 03/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, BRYCE L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,044.96 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, NICOLE R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,044.91 Date 09/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, MARIE Y Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $44,044.43 Date 03/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAHLCK, CORRINNE A Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $44,044.43 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERVIN, COLLEEN M Employer name Columbia County Amount $44,044.24 Date 04/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, MARILYN Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $44,044.04 Date 10/19/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IWAN, SHANNON L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,043.88 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVOIE, JOY Employer name Warren County Amount $44,043.88 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGUE, WILLIAM P, JR Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $44,043.87 Date 12/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKS, JEFFREY E Employer name Village of Mexico Amount $44,043.82 Date 09/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, TINA Employer name Schoharie County Amount $44,043.66 Date 11/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, RACHEL A Employer name Town of Evans Amount $44,043.58 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICKS, EARL B, JR Employer name Town of Root Amount $44,043.32 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VESCIO, FRANCESCO G Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,043.29 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAISA, LIZA C Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $44,043.10 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINO, ROBIN A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,042.49 Date 07/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKSON, SARA C Employer name Albany County Airport Authorit Amount $44,042.48 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATCH, DARREN P Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $44,042.47 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, CHRISTINE A Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $44,042.42 Date 09/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DYLAN J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $44,042.42 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, KELLY J, JR Employer name Department of Health Amount $44,042.34 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JUSTIN E Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $44,042.29 Date 04/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTERLITZ, AUDREY J Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $44,042.24 Date 04/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECKMAN, BRUCE Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,041.49 Date 08/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SCOTT D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,041.25 Date 01/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PTACEK, KIEL J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $44,041.24 Date 04/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, ADAM N Employer name Village of Lake Placid Amount $44,041.19 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, KENNETH L Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $44,040.91 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGE, MARK F Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,040.83 Date 07/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATELOS, MARIA A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $44,040.62 Date 06/25/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, ELIZABETH D Employer name New York Public Library Amount $44,040.55 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NETTLES, THERESA Employer name Town of Wawarsing Amount $44,040.17 Date 04/20/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE ROY, ERNEST C, II Employer name City of Oneida Amount $44,040.16 Date 04/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ROSALIE A Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $44,040.08 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Town of Otto Amount $44,040.00 Date 11/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOANE, THERESA A Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $44,039.91 Date 11/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINATO, SUSAN Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $44,039.89 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, ERIN M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $44,039.76 Date 06/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTHONY, STEPHEN F Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $44,039.60 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPERTI, LIZA M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $44,039.53 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, THOMAS R Employer name Allegany County Amount $44,039.49 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, LORRAINE C Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $44,039.44 Date 09/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLETT, JANICE M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $44,039.32 Date 08/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYSKA, LINDA M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $44,039.23 Date 05/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, LORI A Employer name Port Washington Water District Amount $44,039.12 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRO, DANIA L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $44,039.00 Date 05/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMEN, DEAN P Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $44,038.97 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGDAHL, JOLENE L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $44,038.91 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRELLO, RACHEL A Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $44,038.76 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, BARBARA Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $44,038.56 Date 11/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORBER, JONATHAN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $44,038.50 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTER, JULIE A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,038.44 Date 06/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC LEAN, ANDREW P Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $44,038.28 Date 10/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASLER, KRISTOPHER J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $44,038.08 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRK, THOMAS D Employer name City of Corning Amount $44,038.03 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, MICHAEL A Employer name Warren County Amount $44,038.00 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, DUANE F Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $44,037.95 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUONG, DANIEL M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $44,037.91 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUVSHYNOVA, HANNA Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,037.85 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POWELL, CLEVELAND T Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $44,037.61 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLCE, DYLAN M Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $44,037.31 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, ANTOINE A C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $44,037.14 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOMPF, MATTHEW T Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $44,037.12 Date 03/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL VALLE, MARILYN D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $44,037.07 Date 10/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWEY, JAMES A Employer name Village of Sidney Amount $44,037.07 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, CHRISTINE L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $44,037.04 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YERDON, LISA M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $44,036.91 Date 10/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALZO, ADELE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,036.90 Date 12/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALGUARD, REBECCA S Employer name Cornell University Amount $44,036.81 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRA, CHARLENE R Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $44,036.65 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINWALD, BRIAN J Employer name Wayne County Amount $44,036.59 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, JUDITH Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $44,036.55 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, YAHAYRA Employer name Hudson River Park Trust Amount $44,036.45 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ERIN L Employer name Clyde-Savannah CSD Amount $44,036.42 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JAMES H, JR Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $44,036.26 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, JONATHAN W Employer name City of Kingston Amount $44,036.14 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, TAMIKA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $44,035.92 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUCKNO, JOSEPH M Employer name Town of Boonville Amount $44,035.92 Date 03/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, ANNE S Employer name Education Department Amount $44,035.91 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBB, HOLLY M Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $44,035.45 Date 11/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, HIRAM, JR Employer name City of Albany Amount $44,035.41 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, ANTHONY R Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $44,035.38 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWINSKI, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $44,035.24 Date 03/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERBER, PATRICIA L Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $44,035.10 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LYNDA S Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $44,034.97 Date 09/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System