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 CRAFT, LINDA H Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $44,945.13 Date 08/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,944.74 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, MICHAEL J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $44,944.63 Date 03/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IKEWOOD, CYNTHIA R Employer name Town of Marion Amount $44,944.46 Date 12/17/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NETTO, ADAM J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $44,944.17 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDERS, BILLIE JO Employer name Orange County Amount $44,944.12 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIDENBAKER, PIPER L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,943.78 Date 09/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLDEN, MARJORIE A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $44,943.69 Date 01/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARTERS, DOUGLAS J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $44,943.61 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, BENJAMIN T Employer name Town of Onondaga Amount $44,943.58 Date 01/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, ELWOOD F Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $44,943.42 Date 01/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, SEAN P Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $44,943.31 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNERTY, CHRIS M Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $44,943.18 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULANER, JENNIFER E Employer name Capital Dist Child&Youth Serv Amount $44,943.11 Date 10/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMM, DUANE C Employer name Binghamton Housing Authority Amount $44,942.98 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROW, BRIAN S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $44,942.80 Date 04/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, AUGUSTINA M Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $44,942.80 Date 10/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNAN, MARTIN J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $44,942.66 Date 04/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DEBRA M Employer name Village of Sloan Amount $44,942.43 Date 04/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEXTON, DOUGLAS E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $44,942.41 Date 02/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, SHERYL A Employer name Clinton County Amount $44,941.55 Date 04/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Lawrence Sanitary District #1 Amount $44,941.42 Date 10/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JUDITH Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $44,941.36 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, RONALD M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $44,941.22 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEENEY, JAMES K Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $44,940.82 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAGAN, LINDA B Employer name Oswego County Amount $44,940.73 Date 02/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, BROOKE N Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $44,940.70 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPONHOLZ, SALLY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,940.68 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, WILLIAM R Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $44,940.15 Date 04/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULCHY, FRANCINE T Employer name Utica Mun Housing Authority Amount $44,940.15 Date 07/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRIANNI, DAVID V Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $44,940.13 Date 12/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, FRANCIS C Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $44,939.93 Date 12/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GIOVANNI, JOYCE A Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $44,939.93 Date 05/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, KIMBERLY E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $44,939.70 Date 01/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YENCER, BRITTANY L Employer name Livingston County Amount $44,939.48 Date 11/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPE, KRISTEN A Employer name City of Utica Amount $44,939.44 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILROY, MORGAN S Employer name Town of Harrietstown Amount $44,939.31 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRERA, HUGO Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $44,938.78 Date 09/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPPLEYE, KEVIN J Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $44,938.33 Date 06/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, CANDACE S Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $44,938.19 Date 01/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILAL, BAYEENA N Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $44,938.14 Date 09/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZGAJ, JEREMY J Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $44,938.03 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC ROBERTS, ALLEN W Employer name City of Troy Amount $44,937.69 Date 09/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHESE, LEONARD J Employer name Village of Northport Amount $44,937.50 Date 08/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINCOLN, CASEY T Employer name Village of Trumansburg Amount $44,937.38 Date 02/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, PABLO Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $44,937.25 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, DAVID, JR Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $44,937.24 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWHART, LUKE Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $44,936.88 Date 07/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINEA, SALVATORE A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $44,936.76 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDARI, LYNDA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $44,936.64 Date 12/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTE, RANDY S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,936.51 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMS, JOHN S Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $44,936.17 Date 10/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARA, MAX J Employer name Town of Rockland Amount $44,936.15 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, CHRISTA N Employer name Erie County Amount $44,935.81 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNE, DEBORAH K Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $44,935.54 Date 01/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTENARO, PAUL A Employer name Montgomery County Amount $44,935.49 Date 03/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON-RAY, MARY C Employer name Amityville Public Library Amount $44,935.06 Date 12/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINTZ, ROBERT P Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $44,934.96 Date 10/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALASAVAGE, JOSEPH H Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $44,934.76 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVARES-HAMILTON, CHRISTINE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,934.72 Date 02/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCUDERI, FRANK C Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $44,934.67 Date 08/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENTZEL, JANIS M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $44,934.48 Date 04/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, CHRISTINE Employer name Connetquot Public Library Amount $44,934.45 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWLEY, RAYMOND G Employer name Village of Hammondsport Amount $44,934.40 Date 05/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Village of Hammondsport Amount $44,934.40 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLASSEY, CAROL F Employer name Orange County Amount $44,934.37 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORKOWSKI, VERONICA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,934.35 Date 04/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRA, LAUREN P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,934.27 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEATON, RAYMOND H Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,933.33 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, LARA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $44,933.31 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, JASON T Employer name Dutchess County Amount $44,933.08 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULTZ, DAVID L Employer name Village of Dundee Amount $44,932.80 Date 08/17/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTHERLAND, CHRISTINE M Employer name Village of Dundee Amount $44,932.80 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, PAUL B Employer name Letchworth CSD at Gainesville Amount $44,932.62 Date 01/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NULTY, SEAN C Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,932.57 Date 10/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, SHELLY Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $44,932.48 Date 01/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, SUSAN B Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $44,932.48 Date 02/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, FRANCIS Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $44,932.45 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CODY, DESIREE D Employer name Columbia County Amount $44,932.37 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURM, ANDREA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,932.36 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAINES, JEANNE A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $44,932.23 Date 07/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, MICHELE L Employer name Montgomery County Amount $44,932.07 Date 04/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORCROSS, SHARON A Employer name Village of Camillus Amount $44,931.93 Date 09/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, OLGA Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $44,931.70 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONIFACE, MARJORIE Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $44,931.65 Date 11/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMIANO, MICHAEL W Employer name Town of North Greenbush Amount $44,931.17 Date 06/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, AIPING Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,931.01 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEE, DIANA L Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $44,930.99 Date 06/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGAL-LAWRENCE, MAUREEN E Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $44,930.85 Date 06/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEKELBURG, EARL J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $44,930.65 Date 02/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, KATHERINE C Employer name Department of Health Amount $44,930.60 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGUIRE, MICHAEL S Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,930.59 Date 10/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALERNO, ELENA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $44,930.40 Date 01/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, MARGARET Employer name NYC Judges Amount $44,930.29 Date 03/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOMIS, THEODORE J Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $44,930.25 Date 01/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAZON-BATRONY, KETLYNE Employer name Cornell University Amount $44,929.86 Date 02/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, JAMIE A Employer name Essex County Amount $44,929.72 Date 07/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULINE, RENEE D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,929.61 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, THERESA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,929.44 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHADT, ROSE M Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $44,929.22 Date 07/13/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System