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 REIGLE, BARBARA ANN Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $63,296.16 Date 09/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ROBERT S Employer name Town of Hastings Amount $63,296.05 Date 12/06/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, LUZ E Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $63,296.05 Date 03/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, HAROLD A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $63,295.81 Date 01/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, JAMES V Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $63,295.41 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANUCHOWSKI, DANIEL R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $63,295.33 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, TROY A Employer name Eldred CSD Amount $63,294.64 Date 04/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIDAL, DAVID M, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,294.55 Date 06/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DOUGALL, DOREEN C Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $63,294.06 Date 10/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUNG, JEFFREY Employer name New York Public Library Amount $63,294.03 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLA, ERIK C Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $63,293.97 Date 10/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, ANNE K Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $63,293.92 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIN, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $63,293.80 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, DANIEL M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $63,293.65 Date 02/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, FREDERICK J Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $63,293.61 Date 06/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARSICK, CHRISTINE S Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $63,293.58 Date 10/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, CHARLES A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $63,293.56 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BLASI, ANTHONY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,293.30 Date 07/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN-CURRAN, HONORA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,293.30 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LAUREN K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,293.30 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name USEFOF, SUSAN L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,293.30 Date 06/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANDEL, ALLISON M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,293.30 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAGLI, CHRISTINE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,293.30 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, ROBERT J Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $63,293.17 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMANY, KAREN F Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $63,293.15 Date 02/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANCATI, SUE W Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $63,292.91 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCUS, MAXWELL J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $63,292.88 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUKWU-ONUOHA, KERRY C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $63,292.84 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, OSCAR Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $63,292.53 Date 07/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOCK, CAROLINE E Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $63,292.51 Date 09/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVETT, BROOKE C Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $63,292.38 Date 03/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, LE ROY Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $63,292.15 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, MATTHEW I Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $63,291.91 Date 06/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, VALERIE A Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $63,291.66 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, SUSANNE T Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $63,291.66 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONCIATORI, MARIA T Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $63,291.66 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELLARDITO, KATHLEEN A Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $63,291.66 Date 05/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFF, LINDA A Employer name City of Olean Amount $63,291.24 Date 03/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONSEVITCH, MICHAEL J Employer name Selden Fire District Amount $63,290.42 Date 10/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, CHRISTINA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $63,289.64 Date 04/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEGGS, RICHARD G Employer name Nassau County Amount $63,289.41 Date 06/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAJEWSKI, DAWN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $63,289.29 Date 05/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINELLA, GARRET F, JR Employer name Town of Islip Amount $63,289.24 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, THERESA E Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $63,288.78 Date 03/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNERS, KENNETH R Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $63,288.69 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SHELLIAN E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $63,288.68 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE WERT, DAREN A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $63,288.67 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHOE, BENJAMIN M Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $63,288.46 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAONA, LISA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $63,288.43 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALKOC, MIRZA Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $63,287.93 Date 05/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, LAMONT E Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $63,287.88 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANTHER, GINA Employer name Schenectady County Amount $63,287.47 Date 05/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINSON, SABRINA Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $63,287.31 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRIO, LINDA D Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $63,287.21 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANNELLA, CLEMENTE Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $63,287.07 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZURE, WILHELMENA R Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $63,286.90 Date 01/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCARELLA, ANTIMO Employer name Syracuse Reg Airport Auth Amount $63,286.71 Date 01/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERHALTER, ANNE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $63,286.58 Date 07/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNESSY, DAVID Employer name Division of State Police Amount $63,286.50 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STOKELY, PAUL H Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $63,286.22 Date 08/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIR, STACEY L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $63,286.14 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERMAN, VICKI L Employer name Ontario County Amount $63,285.91 Date 04/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNELL, JANICE R Employer name Schenectady County Amount $63,285.74 Date 06/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSETT, DANA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $63,285.36 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Erie County Amount $63,285.35 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROSS, MARK L Employer name Erie County Amount $63,285.25 Date 02/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, JESSE A Employer name Orange County Amount $63,285.21 Date 03/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYTKO, WILLIAM Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $63,285.19 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, BUFFIE E Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $63,285.17 Date 07/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPADY, THOMAS J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $63,284.89 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARALAMBOUS, ANDRIANA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $63,284.70 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGBEN, GEORGE E Employer name City of Rye Amount $63,284.68 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENDERS, MICHAEL Employer name Erie County Amount $63,284.52 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMSON, DAVID H Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $63,284.26 Date 02/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVER, BRENT A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $63,284.15 Date 02/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEINWEBER, MARIANE Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $63,284.09 Date 02/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLANCO, YESENIA Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $63,283.88 Date 10/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULLANO, JOSEPH L Employer name Monroe County Amount $63,283.44 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVER, HEATHER L Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $63,283.40 Date 12/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEDLAK, RICHARD J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $63,282.92 Date 06/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, RYAN M Employer name Albany County Amount $63,282.44 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREY, DAVID J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $63,282.07 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ZHANA L Employer name White Plains Housing Authority Amount $63,281.88 Date 07/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, BRIAN A Employer name Town of Southold Amount $63,281.66 Date 04/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPRA, TAMARA S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $63,281.40 Date 07/06/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDFINE, MICHAEL W Employer name Monroe County Amount $63,281.31 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTTON, DIANA J Employer name Tuckahoe UFSD Amount $63,281.19 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICK, ANN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $63,281.15 Date 05/28/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIGHE, JOSEPH K Employer name Town of La Grange Amount $63,281.03 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, JACQUELINE M Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $63,280.81 Date 08/19/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARIS, JULIA LORETTA-BUCKLEY Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $63,280.81 Date 09/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACCO, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $63,280.67 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTTER, KERRY C Employer name Education Department Amount $63,280.48 Date 04/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHREY, SHAWN W Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $63,280.32 Date 10/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARRERA, TIMOTHY J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $63,280.17 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOGARTY, JAMES M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $63,279.94 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWOMBLY, JOHN A Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $63,279.79 Date 03/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASI, TINA M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $63,279.56 Date 05/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADU-MENSAH, LINDA Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $63,279.27 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELEY, JOSEPH A, III Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $63,279.26 Date 08/22/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System