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 MANGAN, SUSAN J Employer name Ellenville CSD Amount $63,714.04 Date 01/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, ELI W Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $63,713.82 Date 03/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CHRISTINA M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $63,712.96 Date 09/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVEY, SANDRA Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $63,712.31 Date 08/24/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCISCO, ZENAIDA Employer name Dover UFSD Amount $63,712.00 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALGARIN, EDWIN Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $63,711.67 Date 04/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, MICHAEL A, JR Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $63,711.15 Date 10/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEDGWICK, STEVEN D Employer name Rockville Centre Pub Library Amount $63,711.13 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVINE, JENNIFER R Employer name Erie County Amount $63,710.76 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWOOD, MARSHA A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $63,710.69 Date 11/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, CAROL A Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $63,710.34 Date 06/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLBERG, ERIC R Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $63,710.21 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHISOM, DEREK W Employer name Yates County Amount $63,710.00 Date 02/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, TODD M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $63,710.00 Date 03/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, LEONARD A Employer name Allegany Co Soil,Wtr Cons Dist Amount $63,709.60 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOASON-BAKER, TRACI D Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $63,709.36 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMO, ALEXANDER L Employer name Monroe County Amount $63,709.06 Date 10/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, KEITH R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $63,708.34 Date 04/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, RICHARD S Employer name Oswego County Amount $63,708.13 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDAUER, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $63,708.03 Date 07/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARACE, VALERIE A Employer name Orange County Amount $63,707.41 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRERA, LORETTA Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $63,707.35 Date 03/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONIFICIO, PAUL D Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $63,707.18 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKINGTON, TERRI LYNNE Employer name Livingston County Amount $63,706.96 Date 11/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DONALD E Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $63,706.85 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANKLAND, DIENNE J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $63,706.39 Date 06/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN INGEN, JOHN M S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $63,706.11 Date 05/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, JOHN J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $63,706.10 Date 01/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLETTI, MEGHANN A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $63,706.05 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, STEPHEN J Employer name Niagara County Amount $63,705.91 Date 01/02/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, LAWRENCE A, IV Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $63,705.73 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, ROBERT E Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $63,705.54 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALL, HOWARD Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $63,705.34 Date 04/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, GAIL C Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $63,705.17 Date 10/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAYA, SALIM Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,705.15 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTES, JHONNY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $63,704.79 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULIKOWSKI, GREGORY D Employer name Steuben County Amount $63,704.72 Date 03/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MARIA, JAMES G Employer name Erie County Amount $63,704.58 Date 08/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARDO, KELLY A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $63,704.49 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCIA, GEORGE J Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $63,704.32 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCERA, DAVID Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $63,704.22 Date 05/17/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAKE, LAUREN A Employer name Education Department Amount $63,704.05 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, CARL R, JR Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $63,703.46 Date 10/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, GREGORY S Employer name City of Olean Amount $63,703.45 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANGDON, PHILIP E Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $63,703.32 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDEL, BARRY S Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $63,702.57 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZAREK, LAUREN Employer name Nassau County Amount $63,702.49 Date 01/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENNANT, BARBARA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $63,702.49 Date 06/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARDACCI, JOHN J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $63,702.19 Date 01/26/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRESHER, CARYL R Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $63,702.17 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRAVECCHIO, DENNIS Employer name Town of Islip Amount $63,702.16 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARDA, JENNIFER L Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $63,701.66 Date 03/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLAQUILA, STEPHANIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $63,701.51 Date 11/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLETTE, SHERRI Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $63,701.24 Date 09/29/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS-PERRY, MELODY Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $63,700.91 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, PAULA M Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $63,700.79 Date 02/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, MATTHEW C Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $63,700.44 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATZMANN, KELLY ANN Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $63,699.98 Date 12/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANISLAUS, AMELIA I Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $63,699.97 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMS, TOYIA L Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $63,699.90 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELENTANO, DORINA Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $63,699.29 Date 02/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZANA, SUSAN R Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $63,698.73 Date 03/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKENSTIRE, CHERYL A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $63,698.67 Date 01/15/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELLENBACK, KEITH A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $63,698.51 Date 11/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MERE, MELISSA J Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $63,698.26 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACZKA, KRISTOPHER N Employer name Erie County Amount $63,697.92 Date 02/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINERO, STEPHANIE Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $63,697.74 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPP, LINDA A Employer name Clinton County Amount $63,697.40 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARMER, RICHARD T Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $63,697.38 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERL, AMY R Employer name Department of Law Amount $63,697.05 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, DENISE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $63,696.79 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, AARON C Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $63,696.77 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUTTLES, KATHLEEN D Employer name Sullivan County Amount $63,696.51 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLL, DOUGLAS L Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $63,696.42 Date 08/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRANZE, ANGELA M Employer name Putnam County Amount $63,696.40 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REUKAUF, CHERYL A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $63,696.33 Date 10/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORN, PATRICK M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,696.32 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BASLER, DENNIS P Employer name City of Utica Amount $63,695.90 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROGERS, JUSTIN D Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $63,695.55 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JUNIOR O Employer name Nassau County Amount $63,695.52 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEELING, JEREMIAH H Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $63,695.09 Date 08/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAIR, LORRAINE D Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $63,694.94 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHOE, JAMES P Employer name Village of New Hyde Park Amount $63,694.91 Date 02/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALVIN, AARON C Employer name Livingston County Amount $63,694.84 Date 10/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STODDARD, JEFFREY Employer name Town of Montgomery Amount $63,694.61 Date 12/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, DILLON R Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $63,694.60 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELMAN, IVONA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,694.40 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESCE, MICHELLE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $63,694.05 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANDYA, MAULIK V Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $63,693.53 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALI, SHERRIZA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $63,693.49 Date 02/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, SELENA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $63,693.33 Date 03/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCQUE, LISA D Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $63,693.22 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTT, TRACY L Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $63,693.14 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, LISA D Employer name Onondaga CSD Amount $63,692.96 Date 04/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLBURN, SAMUEL M Employer name Ontario County Amount $63,692.82 Date 02/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, STEVEN D Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $63,692.75 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIERNAN, JASON T Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $63,692.75 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUS, SANDRA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $63,692.46 Date 07/09/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, ALAN M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $63,692.35 Date 10/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, MARK G Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $63,692.15 Date 12/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System