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 HICKS, FELISA I Employer name Sullivan County Amount $8,235.38 Date 11/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLING, DAVID Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $8,235.36 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERET, JOHN P Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $8,235.24 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDBY, ELENA C Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $8,235.17 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, DREW A Employer name Village of Westhampton Beach Amount $8,235.00 Date 07/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANDZEL, KELLI A Employer name Village of Chittenango Amount $8,234.71 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWEN, ANTIONETTE M Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $8,234.65 Date 09/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHMAN, LESLIE Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $8,234.33 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROPER, MATTHEW K Employer name Bethpage Fire District Amount $8,234.30 Date 12/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEMANN, KIMBERLY S Employer name Livingston Manor CSD Amount $8,234.29 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERKEN, DANIEL L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $8,234.07 Date 02/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, MEGAN R Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $8,234.07 Date 09/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZZO, STEPHANIE L Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $8,234.07 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANGL, JOSEPH M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $8,234.01 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORENZA, STEVEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $8,233.27 Date 03/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBERT, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Orange County Amount $8,233.22 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, LORI J Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $8,232.86 Date 09/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOY, SUSAN S Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $8,232.77 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERLING, ANDRE Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $8,232.74 Date 12/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEDDY, ASHLEY L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $8,232.42 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, PAUL D Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $8,232.41 Date 06/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUIR, ANDREA Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $8,232.04 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REITHEL, JANINE Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $8,231.75 Date 09/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFOUNTAIN, HILARY C Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $8,231.44 Date 10/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHACE, DEBRA L Employer name Homer CSD Amount $8,231.34 Date 10/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINWANDEL, DANIEL K Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $8,230.99 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDMER, JOHN D Employer name Westchester County Amount $8,230.75 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAXLER, ALEXANDER C Employer name Chemung County Amount $8,230.50 Date 05/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHAN, JENNIFER Employer name Cleary School Deaf Children Amount $8,230.40 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, ALEXANDRA M Employer name Catskill Public Library Amount $8,230.31 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPPERT, JENA D Employer name Essex County Amount $8,230.13 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCIA, THOMAS J Employer name West Hempstead Public Library Amount $8,230.10 Date 07/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, MARCY Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $8,229.79 Date 10/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LOUGHLIN, EMILY E Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $8,229.68 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCARO, JILL C Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $8,229.44 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, SABRINA D Employer name Schenectady County Amount $8,229.32 Date 03/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENN, WILLIAM W Employer name Village of Cooperstown Amount $8,229.24 Date 04/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUAMANI, GREGORIA Employer name Jones Institute Amount $8,229.20 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUMANY, JESSICA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $8,228.95 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABATIELLO, JULIE Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $8,228.85 Date 05/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRANELLO, ANDREW A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $8,228.77 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIBER, NICHOLAS B Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $8,228.28 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERN-SMITH, CATHRYN F Employer name Schenectady County Amount $8,227.92 Date 12/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, RAYMOND R, JR Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $8,227.64 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, ANDREA Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $8,227.56 Date 04/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDY, KRISTI M Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $8,227.50 Date 09/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PAN, ELIZABETH K Employer name Washington County Amount $8,227.46 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, STEPHEN R Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $8,227.15 Date 05/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNETT, KIMBERLY L Employer name Clinton County Amount $8,226.79 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUBAKER, MELISSA N Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $8,226.36 Date 05/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGE, RICHARD W Employer name Livingston County Amount $8,226.26 Date 07/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEOGRANDE, PETER C Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $8,226.00 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINNIE, JASON H Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $8,225.78 Date 06/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANISCALCO, SHEILA M Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $8,225.75 Date 01/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPETTI, ZOE L Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $8,225.58 Date 06/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNHARDT, CARL W Employer name Office of General Services Amount $8,225.50 Date 10/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSHING, ARETHA T Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $8,225.48 Date 10/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MEAGAN K Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $8,225.23 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORLEY, CAITLIN K Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $8,225.12 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, REBECCA L Employer name Village of Arkport Amount $8,225.03 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEMISDERFER, THOMAS J Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $8,225.01 Date 02/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, LAURA M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $8,225.00 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, BILLIE J Employer name North Collins CSD Amount $8,224.60 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, THOMAS A Employer name Orange County Amount $8,224.39 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MARK G Employer name Steuben County Amount $8,224.36 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEFENDORF, MICHAEL T Employer name Greece CSD Amount $8,224.34 Date 09/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTINI, NANCY J Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $8,224.26 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEESLER, WINDY S Employer name Town of Esopus Library Amount $8,224.14 Date 03/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYHURST, NANCY L Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $8,224.11 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERLA, FRANCINE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $8,223.85 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKEWICZ, CHRISTINA Employer name Monroe County Amount $8,223.65 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARVIN Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $8,223.52 Date 02/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHER, AIMEE J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $8,223.45 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LACY, CAROLYN A Employer name Erie County Amount $8,223.00 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, JOSEPH A Employer name Huntington Memorial Library Amount $8,223.00 Date 02/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONK, KRISTEN N Employer name Chenango County Amount $8,222.95 Date 10/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERLING, TAMMY A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $8,222.80 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYSZ, MATTHEW P Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $8,222.76 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINE, JESSICA L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $8,222.66 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, MELISSA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $8,222.56 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GLOIN, KIM Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $8,222.55 Date 06/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERRILL, LATRANA R Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $8,222.24 Date 10/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENISE, SUZANNE Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $8,221.92 Date 09/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVARRO, DAWN M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $8,221.92 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNS, JEAN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $8,221.87 Date 12/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DULSKI, WENDY J Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $8,221.82 Date 10/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, CRISTAL A Employer name Parishville-Hopkinton CSD Amount $8,221.70 Date 07/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENKWITT, ANDREW J, JR Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $8,221.50 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTE, GIUSEPPE C Employer name Village of Briarcliff Manor Amount $8,221.50 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, TERRI A Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $8,221.26 Date 05/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAMORSKI, JEFFREY S Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $8,221.25 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANAGOT, ELIZABETH H Employer name Oyster Bay-East Norwich CSD Amount $8,221.20 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBREMSKI, ALEXANDRA S Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $8,221.12 Date 02/10/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, TARA A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $8,221.12 Date 03/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STADELMEYER, KRISTEN E Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $8,221.10 Date 03/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISCIAGNA, ROBERT Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $8,220.92 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOWDHURY, NUSRAT Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $8,220.87 Date 09/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, DAWN L Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $8,220.74 Date 04/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUMSMOKE, CHARLES D Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $8,220.70 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLAN, MARISA A Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $8,220.48 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System