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 MAZZELLA, JOSEPH F Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $9,588.53 Date 06/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTER, HEATHER A Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $9,588.19 Date 01/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDLETON, GEORGE D Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $9,588.00 Date 02/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, GHENYA B Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $9,587.50 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NERO, LINDSAY M Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $9,587.44 Date 06/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATLIN, ROBERT J Employer name Letchworth CSD at Gainesville Amount $9,587.37 Date 11/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RE, NICOLE HUSHLA Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $9,587.32 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, PHYLLIS C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $9,587.12 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALEWSKI, ERIK Employer name Middle Island Fire District Amount $9,586.50 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLIGATTI, MARGARET A Employer name Village of Malverne Amount $9,586.05 Date 05/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI VESTEA, DOLORES V Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $9,585.74 Date 02/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLOCK, KIMBERLY R Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $9,585.72 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMMEL, LACEY A Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $9,585.45 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, LINDA A Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $9,585.39 Date 07/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDING, SARAH L Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $9,585.35 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABICEK, STEFAN J Employer name Town of Union Amount $9,585.24 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, JOSEPH M Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $9,585.00 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS-TOSI, KIMBERLY Employer name Dutchess County Amount $9,584.97 Date 05/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, DAVID W Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $9,584.92 Date 01/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, CHRIS R Employer name Morris CSD Amount $9,584.75 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOCE, THOMAS J Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $9,584.49 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJORANA, ROBYN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $9,584.17 Date 10/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DANNIELLE I Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $9,583.43 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODFORD, THERESA A Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $9,583.26 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, JUSTINE L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $9,583.26 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITTON, BRIANA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $9,583.09 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANE, KEITH M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $9,583.00 Date 07/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, MOLLY M Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $9,582.81 Date 09/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, LEVI S Employer name Town of Louisville Amount $9,582.60 Date 09/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, JACOB R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $9,582.27 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, EVANGELITA Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $9,582.14 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTISON, NICOLE C Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $9,581.82 Date 11/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, JOANNE L Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $9,581.58 Date 11/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, DUANE D Employer name Newfield CSD Amount $9,581.57 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMITAGE, TIFFANY L Employer name Galway CSD Amount $9,581.54 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YORK, DONALD A Employer name Town of Newstead Amount $9,581.36 Date 02/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENITO, ROSE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $9,580.77 Date 12/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, SARA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $9,580.71 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, SUSAN B Employer name Worcester CSD Amount $9,580.57 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUBBS, HANNAH M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $9,580.53 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPP, COLBY D Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $9,580.51 Date 07/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ERNEST D Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $9,580.50 Date 11/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADDAD, JUBRAEL S Employer name Dutchess County Amount $9,580.47 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEMRICK, HEATHER N Employer name Canajoharie CSD Amount $9,580.39 Date 09/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEBINSKI, ROBIN A Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $9,580.36 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENAIM, JEFFREY Y Employer name Nassau County Amount $9,580.33 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUNT, MARY E Employer name Town of Marshall Amount $9,580.32 Date 11/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, CALEB K Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $9,580.26 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, LISETTA Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $9,580.07 Date 10/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, ASTRID Y Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $9,579.94 Date 11/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRISON, SUSAN A Employer name Village of Colonie Amount $9,579.88 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, SELINA M Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $9,579.85 Date 02/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEAU, AMBER L Employer name Schoharie County Amount $9,579.74 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUZON, JAMES S Employer name Schoharie County Amount $9,579.74 Date 10/18/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, WILLIAM M, III Employer name Schoharie County Amount $9,579.74 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDETTO, GIOCCHINO A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $9,579.51 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, LAURIE J Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $9,579.48 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHU, HINGWAN Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $9,579.38 Date 04/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAFFREY, COLEEN M Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $9,579.24 Date 01/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNE, JUSTINE M Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $9,579.22 Date 06/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, ALYSSA C Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $9,578.21 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, LARRY A Employer name Erie County Amount $9,578.18 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRIVER, JULIAN C Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $9,578.13 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRY, BRITTNAY N Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $9,577.97 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULISE, SUSAN M Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $9,577.79 Date 04/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, SUE-ANN M Employer name Washington County Amount $9,577.74 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNS, SUSAN M Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $9,577.37 Date 05/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, KELLY A Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $9,577.17 Date 01/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAWCZYK, JOYCE J Employer name Erie County Amount $9,576.93 Date 05/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERZOG, THOMAS L, JR Employer name Village of Lake Placid Amount $9,576.74 Date 10/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNHA, EUNICE R Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $9,576.63 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLAN, JONATHAN E Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $9,576.63 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELIA, DOMINICK R, JR Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $9,576.52 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, KARRIE B Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $9,576.43 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR-AUSTIN, TANIKA N Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $9,576.19 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, MARYANNE M Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $9,576.15 Date 02/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLOP, KAREN E Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $9,576.14 Date 09/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, MELANIE A Employer name Corning Community College Amount $9,575.88 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLEERY, CATHERINE D Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $9,575.50 Date 04/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHINAGAWA, NATHAN I Employer name Tompkins County Amount $9,575.28 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIDER, PATRICIA I Employer name Erie County Amount $9,575.19 Date 04/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAYZE, BRENDA L Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $9,575.17 Date 03/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMOND, ROBERT N Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $9,574.84 Date 11/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAM, HELENA M Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $9,574.72 Date 11/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, MATTHEW G Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $9,574.21 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILAZZO, JESSICA A Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $9,574.19 Date 09/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTARO, MARIANN Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $9,574.12 Date 10/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINS, DONNA A Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $9,573.97 Date 11/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLO, ELIZABETH M Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $9,573.84 Date 05/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN TASSEL, CATHLEEN J Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $9,573.71 Date 11/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, GARRY T Employer name Waterville CSD Amount $9,573.58 Date 02/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, ALLISON M Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $9,573.18 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANZILLOTTO, NICHOLAS J Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $9,572.96 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKISER, DORIS J Employer name Village of Cornwall Amount $9,572.50 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, ANDREW J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $9,572.46 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSENGER, JEFFREY S Employer name Town of Clymer Amount $9,572.04 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ-ACOSTA, MARGARET Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $9,571.61 Date 05/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOREK, BRIDGITT K Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $9,571.40 Date 09/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VULPIS, NICHOLAS Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $9,570.00 Date 05/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, KATHRYN L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $9,570.00 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System