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 BROOKS, JOHN R Employer name City of Utica Amount $69,085.46 Date 08/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LINDBERG, DAWN D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,084.70 Date 12/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, JASON M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $69,084.48 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JAMES Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $69,084.42 Date 09/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE PAGE, COREY J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $69,084.28 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUSATERI, DANIEL Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $69,084.26 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEARNS, BRIAN R Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $69,083.83 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, ROBERT S Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $69,083.71 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, TIMOTHY G, SR Employer name City of Rome Amount $69,083.71 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RYDZYNSKI, DENNIS W, JR Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $69,083.69 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERLE, SCOTT T Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $69,083.61 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATASUS-CHAPMAN, JAMES M Employer name Rhinebeck CSD Amount $69,083.45 Date 12/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAGHAN, KATHLEEN M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $69,083.44 Date 08/18/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS-DRUMGO, DESAREA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $69,083.42 Date 04/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, LEETOYA Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $69,083.16 Date 03/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANGELO, MARC S Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $69,083.14 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, GLENN R Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $69,083.07 Date 08/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRAW, THOMAS J Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $69,082.87 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKELLINGTON, ANN MARIE Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $69,082.66 Date 11/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, JONGHAW Employer name Office For Technology Amount $69,082.55 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATHROP, KARLA D Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $69,082.16 Date 12/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARPAIA, PATRICIA A Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $69,081.90 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCONE, LUKE A Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $69,081.76 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASTREMSKI, JOHN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $69,081.72 Date 06/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMBROSIO, FRANK Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $69,081.27 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SECRIST, JASON A Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $69,081.19 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPARONE, LESLEY-ANNE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $69,081.08 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKMAN, WILLIAM C Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $69,081.06 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PERSON, DAVID P Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $69,080.96 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, ROY A Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $69,080.35 Date 02/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATRICIAN, LAURA A Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $69,079.29 Date 08/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRD, ETHAN W Employer name Village of Arcade Amount $69,079.11 Date 05/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNATTASIO, THOMAS M Employer name Office NYS Inspector General Amount $69,078.82 Date 08/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALUK, JAMES P Employer name Office NYS Inspector General Amount $69,078.82 Date 10/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSE, LAWRENCE E Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $69,078.43 Date 09/09/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILGES, CHAD W Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $69,078.19 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, NICOMA L Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $69,078.18 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DANETT M Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $69,078.06 Date 02/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUPPIES, ELIZABETH C Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $69,077.84 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUCHLER, BENJAMIN T Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $69,077.72 Date 01/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALLARO, DANIEL M Employer name Monroe County Amount $69,076.97 Date 12/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISHAW, JOEY Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $69,076.89 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUSAW, JOSEPH D Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $69,076.87 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $69,076.76 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISCO, KIM M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $69,076.56 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SHALONDA P Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $69,076.44 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPELLETT, BRIAN Employer name Broome County Amount $69,076.05 Date 02/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, WILLIAM Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,076.05 Date 12/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALISBURY, KIMBERLY A Employer name Chemung County Amount $69,075.79 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLIN, CAROL M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $69,075.79 Date 02/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERCIBALLI, TODD A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $69,075.68 Date 02/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, CHERYL P Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $69,075.50 Date 02/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENIS, VINCENT Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $69,075.34 Date 05/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELAN, DIANE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $69,075.03 Date 02/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLER, INGRID S Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $69,075.00 Date 02/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBALLO, KIM B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $69,074.95 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMILLO, JOHN MICHAEL Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $69,074.21 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARK W Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $69,072.75 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DANTE D Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $69,071.94 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, DOUGLAS L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $69,071.88 Date 06/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMETA, DONNA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $69,071.87 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JULIE A Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $69,071.56 Date 11/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMORE, PHILIP Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $69,071.13 Date 04/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAZZOLA, MICHAEL E Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $69,071.00 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHADDOCK, JASON Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $69,070.78 Date 05/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, KURT T Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $69,070.78 Date 01/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, DANIEL R Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $69,070.62 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, HOWARD S Employer name City of White Plains Amount $69,070.59 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMICO, ERICA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,070.50 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SILVA, ELAYNE R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,070.44 Date 10/10/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTNICH, JAMES Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $69,069.99 Date 04/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONG, CHENG CHENG Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $69,069.95 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRENS, KENNETH W Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $69,069.92 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, MATTHEW C Employer name Orange County Amount $69,069.79 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAWISKY, JOHN PAUL Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $69,069.42 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUEORGUIEV, REBECCA L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $69,069.30 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INTILI, MARIA C Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $69,069.18 Date 11/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, KRISTIAN J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $69,068.48 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, AMANDA S Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $69,068.20 Date 07/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANDER, ELLEN E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $69,068.17 Date 01/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPOLLA, PHILIP J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $69,067.72 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FETZER, PETER E, JR Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $69,067.40 Date 06/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAY, FREDERICK E Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $69,067.18 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, JOHN Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $69,066.60 Date 09/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYLVESTER, MICHELE R Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $69,066.58 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUTT, SHAWN J Employer name Steuben County Amount $69,066.29 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORA, PHILLIP J Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $69,066.06 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLAIN, DANIEL R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $69,065.71 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERIN, TRAVIS D Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $69,065.64 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIKORA, JOSEPH R Employer name Nassau County Amount $69,065.42 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BELL, DENISE D Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $69,065.22 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTEMORANO, PAUL K Employer name Wayne County Amount $69,065.07 Date 12/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPPLE, NATHAN P Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $69,064.74 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, RALPH S Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $69,064.65 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRNIGLIARO, RAYMOND Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $69,064.50 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIORINO, ANTHONY M Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $69,064.44 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIMA, KRISTEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,063.86 Date 12/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOSMAS, KELLY Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $69,063.85 Date 10/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIALTO, NICOLE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $69,063.75 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, ELIZABETH A Employer name City of Hudson Amount $69,063.70 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System