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 QUEEN, HEATHER M Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $10,629.99 Date 11/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROFT, SAMANTHA L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $10,629.99 Date 04/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENDRES, MELISSA V W Employer name Victor CSD Amount $10,629.84 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILL, GERALD P Employer name Town of Colchester Amount $10,629.51 Date 05/23/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYOR, MITCHELL T Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $10,629.25 Date 12/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKELY, LA VERNE Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $10,629.22 Date 11/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, LINDSAY M Employer name Broome County Amount $10,629.03 Date 07/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ALFREDA R Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $10,628.75 Date 05/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SHARON M Employer name Nassau County Amount $10,628.64 Date 11/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ELIA, JULIE M Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $10,628.60 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLAHAN, EILEEN M Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $10,628.57 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, MARCELLA G Employer name Jasper-Troupsburg CSD Amount $10,628.04 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIAZZOLA, BARBARA J Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $10,627.85 Date 07/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, CHRISTINA B Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $10,627.83 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOM, JOSE Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $10,627.77 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONDA, BYRON W Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $10,627.54 Date 08/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUSE, ANJA C Employer name Greece CSD Amount $10,627.49 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSSIER, CYNTHIA L Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $10,627.33 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOSA, ALLISON R Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $10,627.20 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, TONICE Employer name Albany County Amount $10,627.11 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUDETTE, KATHERINE R Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $10,626.98 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $10,626.94 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAIGLE, NANCY M Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $10,626.75 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRICOZZI, VICTORIA E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $10,626.72 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATSHAW, DEBBIE L Employer name Monroe County Amount $10,626.57 Date 07/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, BIANCO M Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $10,626.45 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, LUKE E Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $10,626.36 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASH, HEATH L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $10,626.36 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROCCIA, DAVID J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $10,626.36 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREEDON, MICHAEL J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $10,626.36 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEIBEL, JOHN R Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $10,626.36 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENEKA, DANIEL M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $10,626.36 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEDOM, KIMBERLY J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $10,626.36 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORRIGAN, TARA K Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $10,626.36 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUDE, MICHAEL E Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $10,626.36 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, SETH H Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $10,626.36 Date 01/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, JOSHUA R Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $10,626.36 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEWETT, ZACHARY D Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $10,626.36 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCCA, JACK J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $10,626.36 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAINE, NATHANIEL T Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $10,626.36 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAGLE, NORMAN A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $10,626.36 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABENHORST, MICHAEL C Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $10,626.36 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, SCOTT D Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $10,626.36 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRENTO, VICTOR S Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $10,626.36 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ZED K Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $10,626.36 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARTINGER, JASON J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $10,626.36 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, RITA J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $10,626.36 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEST, TIMOTHY D Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $10,626.36 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKRIS-GIANARIS, ELIZABETH Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $10,626.25 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWELU-HILLS, PHOENIX Employer name Erie County Amount $10,626.21 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SICKLE, HEATHER E Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $10,626.15 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, GEORGE J Employer name Catskill Otb Corp. Amount $10,626.06 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGFRIED, SERENA E Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $10,625.76 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLCOMB, GARY J Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $10,625.46 Date 07/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANTER, LAURA A Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $10,625.46 Date 10/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDELLO, SHAWNDA M Employer name Genesee County Amount $10,625.31 Date 10/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALIERE, MARIA A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $10,625.21 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKMAN, ROGER W Employer name Cornell University Amount $10,625.00 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SALLE, BRETT M Employer name Richfield Springs CSD Amount $10,625.00 Date 03/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVANEY, CHARLES D Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $10,624.91 Date 12/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOKEY, JASON J Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $10,624.60 Date 07/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECONE, CARRIE L Employer name Cuba Rushford CSD Amount $10,624.54 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATES, CAMILLE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $10,624.48 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALCHAK, CATHLEEN M Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $10,624.43 Date 10/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULZE, NOREEN M Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $10,624.26 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GREGOR, CORTNI K Employer name Cornell University Amount $10,624.00 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DUFF, EARL J, JR Employer name Village of Hudson Falls Amount $10,623.74 Date 01/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCULLOUGH, JAMES M Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $10,623.55 Date 12/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KEVIN P Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $10,623.47 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFF, CARLETON Employer name Village of Fishkill Amount $10,623.45 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOGART, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $10,623.20 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERBER, JOHN R Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $10,623.20 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTORANA, JOSEPH A Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $10,623.07 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABRIOLA, CATHLEEN A Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $10,622.45 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, CAROL A Employer name Fredonia CSD Amount $10,622.30 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIARELLI, MARIA Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $10,622.27 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINKLEY, JESSICA A Employer name Sidney CSD Amount $10,622.19 Date 08/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMERSCHLAG, CATHERINE A Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $10,622.06 Date 06/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLTMAN, BARNEY Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $10,622.01 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOROWS, KATHY M Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $10,621.84 Date 05/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, LEDWING F Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $10,621.46 Date 12/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, PAULETTE W Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $10,621.24 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, TAMMY L Employer name Mayfield CSD Amount $10,620.94 Date 03/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUZEK, NANCY M Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $10,620.82 Date 07/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICERON, MARIE KETTY Employer name Rockland County Amount $10,620.58 Date 06/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEALS, ANDRONICUS D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $10,620.51 Date 11/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERTEL, JERICHO R Employer name Erie County Amount $10,620.29 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIPES, WENDY B Employer name Town of Huron Amount $10,620.27 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEZYS, PELE A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $10,620.16 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, JUDITH M Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $10,620.06 Date 10/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANTRY, JAMES P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $10,619.85 Date 10/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORY, JUSTIN M Employer name Town of Ellicottville Amount $10,619.79 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVERN, JOSHUA A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $10,619.43 Date 09/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBER, NANCY D Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $10,618.72 Date 01/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, DISHAM I Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $10,618.55 Date 12/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESCIA, DIANE M Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $10,618.41 Date 03/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUBERT, DAMIANA L Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $10,618.34 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARY, TAMRA L Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $10,618.30 Date 08/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIEDEMA, MICHAEL C Employer name Town of Wawayanda Amount $10,618.29 Date 02/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CAMERON A Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $10,618.17 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System