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 CUMMINGS, SARAH D Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $9,038.91 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABERDEEN, ASTRID A Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,038.50 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUNDERMAN, DENISE L Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $9,038.41 Date 09/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGEL, DANIEL P Employer name Town of Arietta Amount $9,038.05 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, BRANDON N Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $9,037.50 Date 05/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERLY, KARLEE L Employer name Chenango County Amount $9,036.72 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONES, LORI J Employer name Fillmore CSD Amount $9,036.52 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, STACEY M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $9,036.30 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NINO PAZ, GISELA Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $9,035.91 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASCAVITA, MARIA P Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $9,035.51 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEROLD, TRACY L Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $9,035.32 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPADOPOULOS, FOTEINI T Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $9,035.27 Date 02/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, ROBERT S Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $9,035.02 Date 07/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCARDI, JANICE L Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $9,034.98 Date 05/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCINI, SARAH K Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $9,034.85 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANLEY, BARBARA A Employer name Oyster Bay-East Norwich CSD Amount $9,034.81 Date 08/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIERO, PAULINE A Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $9,034.64 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, JOSE A Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $9,034.44 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARERE, DAWN S Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $9,034.40 Date 11/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLMAN, ASHLEY M Employer name Department of Health Amount $9,034.38 Date 07/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOKOSZKA, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name City of Olean Amount $9,034.33 Date 05/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, DAVID E Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $9,034.28 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEHM, CHRISTINE M Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $9,033.93 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, JUSTINA L Employer name Village of Westfield Amount $9,033.66 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALCOLM, SHERINE N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $9,033.64 Date 11/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDLEITNER, JENNIFER A Employer name Greene County Amount $9,033.50 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTO, TINA M Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $9,033.50 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESTOIK, NICHOLAS J Employer name Department of Health Amount $9,033.34 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAELS, DANIEL J Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $9,033.25 Date 03/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARCOE, DOUGLAS R Employer name Edinburg Common Sd Amount $9,032.61 Date 11/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN-CUDDIHY, LISA K Employer name Village of Cambridge Amount $9,032.53 Date 07/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGANTI, RAE ANN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $9,032.31 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, JEANNE M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $9,032.31 Date 12/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, HELGA R Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $9,032.29 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAVLESKI, JUDITH A Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $9,032.02 Date 08/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ALLYSON M Employer name Westchester County Amount $9,032.00 Date 03/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLSTON, RICHARD A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $9,031.77 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATERSON, JOSEPH S Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $9,031.68 Date 02/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, MARIA Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $9,031.66 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMESON, LYDIA Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $9,031.50 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADOVANO, ELAINE Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $9,031.43 Date 05/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYWARD, MELISSA V Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $9,031.34 Date 03/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGER, JOHN C Employer name Village of Harriman Amount $9,031.04 Date 03/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCCI-ROOF, LENORE C Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $9,030.90 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, MICHELLE J Employer name Honeoye CSD Amount $9,030.69 Date 04/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRTEN, KRISTIE M Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $9,030.65 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABREU, SHERRI L Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $9,030.32 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUGNO, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $9,030.00 Date 06/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNELLA, LISA J Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $9,029.85 Date 10/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, MOLLY M Employer name Warren County Amount $9,029.85 Date 03/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE FEVER, SUZANNE S Employer name Cayuga County Amount $9,029.83 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FELIA, FRANCES M Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $9,029.46 Date 07/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMOTT, JAMES C Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $9,028.93 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHUA, JUSTIN R Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $9,028.70 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, KELLY S Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $9,028.69 Date 04/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORBORG, DIANNA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $9,028.50 Date 01/27/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINECOFF, KATHLEEN A Employer name Ulster County Amount $9,028.31 Date 02/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENNE, BETH A Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $9,027.04 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JIHAN S Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $9,027.04 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNAVELY, DOROTHY L Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $9,026.91 Date 04/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, JENNA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $9,026.87 Date 01/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DEREK A Employer name Boces-Franklin Essex Hamilton Amount $9,026.83 Date 08/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAULDING, SUSAN M Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $9,025.81 Date 08/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINK, DENISE M Employer name New Rochelle Public Library Amount $9,025.66 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASHMAN, COURTNEY A Employer name Broome County Amount $9,025.63 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEE, AMANDA K Employer name Town of Walworth Amount $9,025.62 Date 05/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEICHER, MARGARET M Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $9,025.57 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KAISHA N Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $9,025.39 Date 04/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, JILLIAN E Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $9,025.37 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, KEVIN W Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $9,025.12 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GITTLE, STELLA D Employer name Town of Glen Amount $9,025.00 Date 03/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTUCH, BENJAMIN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $9,024.63 Date 07/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURTEAU, DEVIN T Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $9,024.53 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, BARBARA R Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $9,024.49 Date 05/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSZKOWSKI, GARY A Employer name Fort Plain CSD Amount $9,024.26 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADER, MICHAEL C Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $9,024.00 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O GORMAN, BRIAN W Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $9,023.97 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, KAREN A Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $9,023.90 Date 02/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASH, SUSAN M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $9,023.88 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, KIM M Employer name Yates County Amount $9,023.81 Date 01/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORT, KANDACE A Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $9,023.64 Date 09/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAEL, JACOB M Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $9,023.40 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULRISS, JESSICA K Employer name Town of Chazy Amount $9,022.68 Date 01/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIN, ZHE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $9,022.53 Date 07/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, CYNTHIA A Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $9,022.50 Date 09/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, LORI L Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $9,022.12 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDLEY, JODY C Employer name Town of Whitehall Amount $9,021.55 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VOIE, BRANDON J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $9,021.51 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GILLICUDDY, JOSEPH M, JR Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $9,021.51 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEHM, DANIELLE F Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $9,021.47 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOZIFEK, LYNN M Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $9,021.20 Date 01/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENDA, DANIEL Employer name Copiague Fire District Amount $9,020.72 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, DONNA S Employer name Waverly CSD Amount $9,020.69 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, JO ANNE Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $9,020.10 Date 05/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, JAMES C Employer name Sullivan County Amount $9,020.08 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE-DEPPA, MAUREEN A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $9,020.03 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGRAMIAN, CASSANDRA M Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $9,019.58 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, LANA A M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $9,019.48 Date 11/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEATON, ANDREW L Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $9,019.39 Date 04/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEKELBURG, EARL, III Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $9,019.18 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System