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 REISIG, BONNIE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $43,965.25 Date 11/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAN, STEPHEN H Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $43,965.22 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YERTON-BROWN, TINA M Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $43,965.21 Date 01/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESCOTT, RHONDA A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $43,964.99 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEITZER, STEVEN S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $43,964.98 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, KAREN L Employer name Oswego County Amount $43,964.85 Date 08/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVEL, JOHN M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $43,964.76 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, JACK M Employer name City of Utica Amount $43,963.85 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KAIN, DANIELLE M Employer name Chemung County Amount $43,963.82 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CORY J Employer name Cornell University Amount $43,963.76 Date 08/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, LORI J Employer name Ulster County Amount $43,963.67 Date 12/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRACHMAN, MATTHEW L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $43,963.51 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACIAK, CELINA J Employer name Erie County Amount $43,963.23 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLAR, SUSAN A Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $43,963.23 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELINGER, MATTHEW M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $43,963.15 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, TYLER W Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $43,962.84 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPHERE, GARY G, JR Employer name Town of Salisbury Amount $43,962.82 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABBATINO, SCOTT J Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $43,962.76 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, RICHARD J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $43,962.00 Date 08/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMINSKI, DAWN M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $43,961.83 Date 09/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBER, TIMOTHY R Employer name Town of Colchester Amount $43,961.57 Date 12/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, ELIZABETH L Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $43,961.56 Date 09/13/1962 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOYCE L Employer name Cortland County Amount $43,961.40 Date 07/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRY, RICHARD T Employer name Dutchess County Amount $43,961.03 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, NELLIE B Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $43,960.83 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, CAROLYN M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $43,960.76 Date 01/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODNEY, CAROLIN A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $43,960.68 Date 02/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNDBERG, MICHELE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $43,960.59 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGLETON, THOMAS Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $43,960.54 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOVILLE, RONALD E Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $43,960.54 Date 03/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLCOMB, PHILLIP J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $43,960.41 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRETORE, DAVID T Employer name Town of Webster Amount $43,960.36 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SALVO, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Webster Amount $43,960.36 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, NICOLE J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $43,960.15 Date 06/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VUICH, JAYME M Employer name Erie County Amount $43,959.96 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESNER, LYNNE O Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $43,959.50 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERMAN, HEIDI L Employer name Ontario County Amount $43,959.48 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUOZZO, CARMINE S Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $43,959.34 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZ, LAURIE A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $43,959.21 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFFORD, RYAN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $43,959.10 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNSTER, KELLY Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $43,959.01 Date 07/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, ROBIN R Employer name Village of Penn Yan Amount $43,958.83 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, CHARLES H, III Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $43,958.79 Date 01/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, EDWARD M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $43,958.47 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULUSAN, NIKKO G Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $43,958.46 Date 04/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKWELL, RORY G Employer name Town of Hyde Park Amount $43,958.31 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERFORTH, DWIGHT P Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $43,958.26 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, SHARON A Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $43,958.03 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINGLEY, ANNETTE M Employer name Department of State Amount $43,957.85 Date 08/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, KENNETH M Employer name Town of Dryden Amount $43,957.84 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIMSON, RICHARD S Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $43,957.82 Date 03/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, PAUL E Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $43,957.76 Date 02/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEZA AGUERO, FRANCISCO G Employer name Orleans County Amount $43,957.46 Date 08/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVER, SE'VAUGHN K Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $43,957.22 Date 05/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, BERNICE A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $43,957.05 Date 07/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, MARY ANN Employer name Village of Tuckahoe Amount $43,956.75 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARUGHESE, NIGI E Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $43,956.71 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNINI, JEANETTE M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $43,956.50 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDUCCI, PETER Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $43,956.48 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAADI, THOMAS A Employer name Town of Orleans Amount $43,956.21 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLOU-WILSON, KEDRA Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $43,956.02 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANNARD, DALE E Employer name Seneca County Amount $43,956.01 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEINER, RYANN L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $43,955.93 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, NIKESHIA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $43,955.85 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, PETE C Employer name Oneida County Amount $43,955.84 Date 09/21/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, JONATHAN C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,955.70 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, PAULA D Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $43,955.23 Date 09/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DANIEL D Employer name Oneida County Amount $43,955.21 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGBEBOR-BADA, REGINA Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $43,955.19 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWARD, REX A Employer name Chateaugay CSD Amount $43,955.10 Date 07/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, DENISE M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $43,955.04 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, ANN M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $43,954.94 Date 07/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARD, JAMES K Employer name Roxbury CSD Amount $43,954.84 Date 07/15/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMM, MATHEW M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $43,954.31 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTON, JEFFREY W Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $43,954.01 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MACKENZIE A D Employer name Cornell University Amount $43,953.83 Date 11/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANNON, LISA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $43,953.76 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEED, SIERRA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $43,953.74 Date 09/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLBERT, DEVERA D Employer name Department of Law Amount $43,953.71 Date 03/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENES, MARCOS A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $43,953.71 Date 01/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIJMOHAN, SHOWATEE R Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $43,953.71 Date 01/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARIPRASAD, PREMWATTIE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $43,953.71 Date 10/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGT, RAYMOND F Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $43,953.71 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAUS, BERNARD Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $43,953.71 Date 10/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, CATHERINE Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $43,953.66 Date 04/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, AUGUSTINA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $43,953.51 Date 11/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRYZHANOVSKYY, SERGIY Employer name Westchester County Amount $43,953.11 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEOLI, MARY R Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $43,953.03 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAUGHTON, JOHN H Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $43,952.97 Date 07/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARVER, SHANNON M Employer name Chemung County Amount $43,952.92 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFANGER, JENNIFER L Employer name Skaneateles CSD Amount $43,952.36 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCHE, KENDRA Employer name Education Department Amount $43,952.35 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOUGAL, THOMAS D Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $43,951.78 Date 10/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, LARRY D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $43,951.68 Date 01/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ELSON Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $43,951.60 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIEMBRONIEWICZ, CHESTER C Employer name Saratoga County Amount $43,951.52 Date 12/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATRINE, ELLEN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $43,951.16 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOWELL, TOR S Employer name Office of General Services Amount $43,950.72 Date 10/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ETHAN J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $43,950.63 Date 11/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTE, THERESA L Employer name Warren County Amount $43,950.40 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System