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.

Clear Search
Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name VAZQUEZ, BARBARA Employer name Ulster County Amount $13,089.19 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEADLEY, CARRIE L Employer name Bath CSD Amount $13,089.16 Date 04/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLASDELL, LYNN C Employer name James Prendergast Library Amount $13,089.04 Date 09/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DERRIS E Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $13,088.75 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEMIER, SAMUEL D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $13,088.58 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEWETT, LINDSAY T Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $13,088.37 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELL, LORI G Employer name Somers CSD Amount $13,088.24 Date 09/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COANE, JANE M Employer name Commack Public Library Amount $13,088.18 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, MICHAEL J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $13,088.10 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLA ROCCO, AMY M Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $13,087.72 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAUVELT, BRITNEY M Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $13,087.50 Date 11/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, DONALD E Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $13,087.50 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENZIE, ALDITH M Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $13,087.14 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JOHN L Employer name Florida UFSD Amount $13,086.80 Date 09/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARTZ, KATHLEEN M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $13,086.15 Date 03/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDOW, PATRICIA A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $13,086.08 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTOS, DEBRA M Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $13,086.00 Date 09/12/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUNSCHEIDEL, CYNTHIA M Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $13,085.82 Date 11/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAINES, BONNIE H Employer name La Fargeville CSD Amount $13,085.70 Date 10/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEWARD, KARYL T Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $13,085.64 Date 12/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CYNTHIA Employer name Town of Chester Amount $13,085.56 Date 01/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, ROBERT D Employer name Town of Chester Amount $13,085.56 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMPSEY, PATRICIA M Employer name Chenango County Amount $13,085.12 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, LISA A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $13,085.00 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIBACK, LISA A Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $13,084.85 Date 03/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOTTS, KIM M Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $13,084.53 Date 04/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, KHYLE C Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $13,084.49 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRAOLO, CAROL M Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $13,084.44 Date 02/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRENT, LORIANE M Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $13,084.24 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLENCOWE, DYLAN E Employer name Dundee CSD Amount $13,083.76 Date 08/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA, ROSANN P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $13,083.68 Date 08/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYE, RAYMOND B Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $13,083.66 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARQUITT, LORI J Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $13,083.65 Date 05/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIAZZA, JOSEPH M Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $13,083.60 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCKETT, CHRISTINE A Employer name Ellenville CSD Amount $13,083.52 Date 04/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PJONTEK, SHIRLEY A Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $13,083.41 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTER KLINE, VALESSA G Employer name Cornell University Amount $13,083.36 Date 09/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, ROBIN Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $13,083.18 Date 08/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, KALI M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $13,083.12 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GNAU, MALISSA A Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $13,083.09 Date 03/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, JOANN M Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $13,082.77 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ANITA J Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $13,082.76 Date 03/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMPALA, DANIEL J, JR Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $13,082.75 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVSEY, KYLE J Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $13,082.49 Date 12/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGAN, BARBARA E Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $13,082.04 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSARO, KATHLEEN M Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $13,081.94 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIENS, MARY JANE Employer name Essex County Amount $13,081.78 Date 03/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, JASON R Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $13,081.50 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBERNESSER, DEAN A Employer name Oneida County Amount $13,081.38 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANSFIELD, HEATHER M Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $13,081.27 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, LORI B Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $13,081.14 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINGLER, JULIE S Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $13,080.48 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNKLEE, MELLISSA L Employer name Warren County Amount $13,079.80 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UDY, WENDY E Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $13,079.64 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUCCI, DEBORAH A Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $13,079.18 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, DONNA A Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $13,078.79 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSEN, JOAN Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $13,078.64 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, DONALD J Employer name Manchester Shortsville CSD Amount $13,078.59 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIENCKOWSKI, MARY K Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $13,078.44 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNWORTH, TYLER M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $13,077.39 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEONAUTH, BHUWANDEO Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $13,077.05 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGHMAN, IVY K Employer name New York Public Library Amount $13,076.92 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLLBAUM, ROBERT C Employer name Town of Tuxedo Amount $13,076.92 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUALITY, JUSTIN M Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $13,076.91 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, ROBBIN F Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $13,076.53 Date 04/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANO, PATTY L Employer name Village of Hastings-On-Hudson Amount $13,076.51 Date 02/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULME, WENDY J Employer name Genesee County Amount $13,076.50 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULLMAN, AUSTIN C Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $13,076.49 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, JOYCE C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $13,076.40 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODABASHIAN, RAFFI Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $13,076.36 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNOTT, DENNIS C Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $13,076.27 Date 12/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINKLER, NEAL A Employer name Village of Middleville Amount $13,076.25 Date 05/29/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUMBA, MARIA L Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $13,076.21 Date 10/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICATESE, ANTHONY J Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $13,076.20 Date 11/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANKE, RENEE J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $13,076.00 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELBY, CAREN D Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $13,075.72 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, MARTIN P Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $13,075.62 Date 10/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, EILEEN L Employer name Kendall CSD Amount $13,075.59 Date 01/08/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOTTI, DENISE M Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $13,075.45 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMADOR, ANTHONY P Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $13,075.33 Date 11/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, ROBERT S Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $13,075.30 Date 07/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAIMO, LISA M Employer name Webster CSD Amount $13,075.20 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUBHAM, JENNIFER R Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $13,074.66 Date 04/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, CONSUELO M Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $13,074.60 Date 08/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUART, DORIS A Employer name Campbell Savona CSD Amount $13,074.59 Date 10/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILTS, BARBARA Employer name Weedsport CSD Amount $13,074.58 Date 05/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRARY, KISLYN C Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $13,074.35 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESTINO, CECILIA M Employer name Niagara County Amount $13,074.33 Date 06/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, ANN MARGARET Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $13,073.71 Date 04/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITE, ROBERT J Employer name Village of Central Square Amount $13,073.66 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NASSIVERA, LORI-ANNE F Employer name Greece CSD Amount $13,073.37 Date 10/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMA, JENNIFER L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $13,073.37 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, DEBRA J Employer name Town of Cape Vincent Amount $13,073.30 Date 09/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DELVON J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $13,073.17 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULLINS, YVONNE M Employer name Portville CSD Amount $13,073.12 Date 11/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, JAYNE E Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $13,072.94 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMED, FAHD BEN Employer name Schenectady County Amount $13,072.66 Date 04/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIAPPINELLI, ANN MARIE G Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $13,071.73 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISHMAEL, KYLE H Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $13,071.69 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINICK, KATHLEEN R Employer name Florida UFSD Amount $13,071.56 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System