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 DILLON, GERALDINE Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $43,911.00 Date 04/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, DALE M Employer name Town of Colesville Amount $43,910.95 Date 01/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIGAN, MALLERY L Employer name Lewis County Amount $43,910.83 Date 10/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAROLUS, ROBERT S Employer name Office of General Services Amount $43,910.72 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEJOURDAN, ANN L Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $43,910.60 Date 06/23/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAAC, ROBEN A Employer name Webster CSD Amount $43,910.59 Date 04/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES CRUZ, JACQUELINE E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $43,910.56 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASS, STEVEN C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $43,910.32 Date 08/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGHI, EILEEN P Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $43,909.55 Date 10/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERTZLER, RUSSELL Employer name Town of Maryland Amount $43,909.27 Date 01/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, BONNIE S Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $43,909.20 Date 03/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JEANNE Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $43,909.11 Date 06/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, DIANA G Employer name Erie County Amount $43,909.10 Date 02/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUM, GIDGET M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $43,908.86 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITTS, BELYNDA M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $43,908.55 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOFIELD, DAVID R Employer name Village of Saranac Lake Amount $43,908.54 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITRI, JEFFREY T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $43,908.50 Date 10/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASKILL, LILIAN A Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $43,908.44 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINSEY, DILLON R Employer name Town of Constantia Amount $43,908.40 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELHOW, JAMIE Employer name Oneida County Amount $43,908.38 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUNTAIN, MELISSA S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $43,908.29 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHOLOMEW, ANTHONY J Employer name Niagara County Amount $43,908.22 Date 04/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, JOHN W Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $43,908.22 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONROD, KRISTIN A Employer name Oneida County Amount $43,908.11 Date 10/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGLIOTTA, JANE E Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $43,907.73 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, RENA M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $43,907.72 Date 01/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCER, DEBRA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $43,907.65 Date 08/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST. ANDREWS, JOHN, JR Employer name Town of Cato Amount $43,907.64 Date 12/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZUR, RICHARD J Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $43,907.53 Date 05/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, PATRICIA L Employer name Clinton County Amount $43,907.48 Date 09/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERG, CINDY L Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $43,907.38 Date 12/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORT, CYNTHIA J Employer name Cornell University Amount $43,907.20 Date 10/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWLEY, JESSICA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $43,907.07 Date 05/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, SARAH L Employer name Livingston County Amount $43,906.95 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVITO, CARLA Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,906.84 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALL, MICHELE Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $43,906.61 Date 02/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC VOY, MATTHEW L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $43,906.48 Date 07/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLEGRINO, ANTHONY P Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $43,906.38 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELARDO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Westchester County Amount $43,906.31 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCE, CATHERINE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $43,906.07 Date 01/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, LORI M Employer name Erie County Amount $43,905.89 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILGENBERG, DARCIE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $43,905.87 Date 01/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, JARED B Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $43,905.84 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUAY, LUKE J Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $43,905.73 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNOZ, LILIANA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $43,905.39 Date 01/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUT, LAURIE J Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $43,904.72 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, NICHOLAS J Employer name Town of Webster Amount $43,904.66 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, JEREMY L Employer name Steuben County Amount $43,904.36 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERWIN, DARIA E Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $43,903.93 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEPHARD, JAMES R Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $43,903.91 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, LAURA N Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,903.80 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONEY, JOSHUA D Employer name Village of Youngstown Amount $43,903.25 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, JALYSSA J Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $43,903.04 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Orange County Amount $43,902.80 Date 10/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISE, DONNA J Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $43,902.78 Date 05/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, JENNET V Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $43,902.77 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, JEFFREY LEE Employer name Allegany County Amount $43,902.76 Date 01/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTIMER, LINDA A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $43,902.51 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCHELL, BRENDA A Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $43,902.16 Date 06/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELASQUEZ, JOSE M Employer name Village of Westbury Amount $43,902.00 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBANE, THOMAS W Employer name Delaware County Amount $43,901.68 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CICCO, JOSHUA J Employer name Wayne County Amount $43,901.60 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACON, JONATHAN L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $43,901.58 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, ROBERT A Employer name Town of Colesville Amount $43,901.57 Date 11/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTHELY, CARMEN D Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $43,901.06 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, JACQUELYNNE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $43,900.71 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANYE, LINDSEY L Employer name Warren County Amount $43,900.66 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, MARIAMA Employer name Monroe County Amount $43,900.54 Date 12/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVALESKI, GERALD J, JR Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $43,900.29 Date 02/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COMBS, PHILIP J Employer name Niagara County Amount $43,900.16 Date 09/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ESPOSITO, LAURIE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $43,900.00 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANE, SHARON M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $43,900.00 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, THOMAS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $43,900.00 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KURT N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $43,900.00 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSH, UQUAANA C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $43,900.00 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEBOR, DINA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $43,900.00 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISTO, PAULA R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $43,900.00 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, TRACY S Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $43,899.96 Date 12/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOKOLOFF, CRYSTAL A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $43,899.96 Date 10/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPHS-CLARKE, ANDRE O Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $43,899.96 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUADRA, RENE Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,899.94 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREHOUSE, MELISSA L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $43,899.80 Date 08/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUDYK, SHANNON M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $43,899.74 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNER, DEDRA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $43,899.73 Date 08/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADEYA, ALFONSO A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $43,899.67 Date 10/18/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, JOSEPH E Employer name Village of Saugerties Amount $43,899.54 Date 03/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTHARD, KAREN W Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $43,899.50 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELONE, JOSEPH J Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $43,899.34 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, SHIRLEY D Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $43,899.28 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDER, MARVIN F Employer name Schoharie County Amount $43,899.09 Date 07/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALMONT, ENID A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $43,899.02 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, SUSAN C Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $43,899.02 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, TARA L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $43,898.79 Date 10/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABIDA, CATHERINE E Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $43,898.76 Date 11/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, JAMES A Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $43,898.46 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERSTEIN, MARK R Employer name Perry CSD Amount $43,898.42 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDES, PAUL A Employer name Caledonia-Mumford CSD Amount $43,898.33 Date 07/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REY, CAROL L Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $43,898.31 Date 12/12/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, STEPHANIE M Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $43,898.26 Date 04/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, YUNLONG Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $43,898.25 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System