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 ASTARITA, ANNE Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $55,881.34 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTISTA, VALERIE J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $55,881.34 Date 01/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODENMILLER, DONNA M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $55,881.34 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, KEVIN C Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $55,881.34 Date 01/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLA PERUTA, PATRICIA L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $55,881.34 Date 06/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, TINA M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $55,881.34 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GU, EUNJEONG G Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $55,881.34 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY-DABROWSKI, DIANE L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $55,881.34 Date 11/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, KATHLEEN Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $55,881.34 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICH, AMANDA A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $55,881.34 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, PATRICIA G Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $55,881.34 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARR, LISA G Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $55,881.31 Date 09/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PARTLAND, DIANNE C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,881.13 Date 07/18/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, MAXINE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $55,880.89 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNET, ERIC W Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $55,880.42 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIAS, BRIAN J Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $55,880.42 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIESENBERGER, PETER J Employer name Town of Naples Amount $55,880.38 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, ROBERT I, JR Employer name Chenango County Amount $55,880.30 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLAR, KYLE L Employer name Washington County Amount $55,879.95 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, WILLIE B Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $55,879.80 Date 10/12/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDETT, JAMES E Employer name Pittsford Fire District Amount $55,879.78 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTLE, ERIN S Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $55,878.98 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDY, SYDNEY E Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $55,878.70 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPPI, JULIA A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $55,878.70 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNING, SCOTT A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $55,878.69 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DELTON C Employer name Monroe County Amount $55,878.58 Date 08/29/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POULSON, GEORGIA K Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $55,878.55 Date 05/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUTISTA, KIM S Employer name Wayne County Amount $55,878.41 Date 05/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATLAS, FRANK J Employer name Village of Depew Amount $55,878.28 Date 06/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIATROWSKI, MARK P Employer name Erie County Amount $55,878.05 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASSON, KELLY M Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $55,877.70 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BROSKY, KEVIN Employer name Kingston Housing Authority Amount $55,877.49 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMA, ROBERT J Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $55,877.45 Date 11/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKUDLAREK, CAROL J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $55,877.35 Date 09/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLETTE, EDDIE L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $55,877.13 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, TOBIAS Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $55,877.09 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMORE, WILLIAM A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $55,876.94 Date 01/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUDEANS, JENINE Employer name Quogue UFSD Amount $55,876.92 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ROGER D Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $55,876.87 Date 04/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETCHUM, LINDA C Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $55,876.75 Date 09/07/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER-COLLINS, JENNIFER Employer name Rockland County Amount $55,876.49 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCBRIDE, TARA C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $55,876.49 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEUNG, GRACE W Employer name Office For Technology Amount $55,876.36 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, EDWARD P Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $55,876.27 Date 02/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCO-HERHOLTZ, SHERRI A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $55,876.25 Date 02/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, JEFF D Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $55,876.18 Date 05/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, MAUREEN Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $55,876.13 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEATLEY, DOREEN M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $55,875.82 Date 05/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTHOLF-ROWE, SUZANNE Employer name Orange County Amount $55,875.66 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, KELLY E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $55,875.62 Date 03/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, SHELLESE A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $55,875.61 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIEN-AIME, CELION Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $55,875.39 Date 07/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODNICKI, MICHELE E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $55,875.37 Date 11/26/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UPDYKE, DAVID D Employer name Steuben County Amount $55,875.05 Date 01/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACQUAVITA, FRANCES Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $55,874.54 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELANGER, PAULINE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $55,874.52 Date 10/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC EVOY, ERIN M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $55,873.71 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEMPLETON, ROBERT L Employer name Livingston County Amount $55,873.47 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTRZEBA, DEBORAH F Employer name Office of General Services Amount $55,873.21 Date 01/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORANO, KIM Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $55,873.12 Date 01/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, RYAN E Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $55,872.94 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KERRIGAN, CHRISTINE A Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $55,872.91 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINN, DEAN E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $55,872.79 Date 05/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANTHAPATTU, VARUGHESE V Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $55,872.70 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOCK, RONALD D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $55,872.66 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPPINGTON, SUSAN J Employer name Cornell University Amount $55,872.43 Date 01/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARROYO, JACQUELINE Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $55,872.40 Date 07/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, DARLENE Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $55,872.39 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUBAKER, CHRISTINE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $55,871.95 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, KATHLEEN E Employer name Ontario County Amount $55,871.94 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, VALERIE J Employer name Washington County Amount $55,871.91 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERGHESE, ALEX Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $55,871.61 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, MATHEW S Employer name City of Norwich Amount $55,871.31 Date 08/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STRINGER, PEGGY Employer name Schenectady County Amount $55,871.22 Date 09/03/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, TIMOTHY H Employer name Town of Erwin Amount $55,871.08 Date 03/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONZONE, BRIAN T Employer name City of Oswego Amount $55,871.03 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, KEVIN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $55,870.93 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, CYNTHIA E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $55,870.86 Date 09/04/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACRI, GRACE Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $55,870.78 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATING, ROBIN L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $55,870.73 Date 07/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULEY, STEVEN M Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $55,870.72 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHITE, DONNA L Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $55,870.54 Date 01/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KODWEIS, CAROL Employer name City of Rochester Amount $55,870.43 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, DONALD K Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $55,870.32 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALFAMO, JOHN J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $55,870.27 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATON, NATHANIEL E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $55,870.27 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XIQUES, ERIC L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $55,870.27 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NICHOLAS, MARISA Employer name Department of Health Amount $55,870.27 Date 03/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLUEWELLING, JAMES H, JR Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $55,870.18 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDOFF, JESSICA R Employer name New York Public Library Amount $55,869.91 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAUD, PAUL V Employer name Washington County Amount $55,869.88 Date 08/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, TIFFANI C Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $55,869.77 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENDETTI, JULIE M Employer name Orleans County Amount $55,869.46 Date 03/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARFAN, ELIZABETH Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $55,869.44 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDUJAR TORRES, JANELLE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $55,869.28 Date 04/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINKLER, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $55,869.04 Date 03/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PASQUALE, CAROLE A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $55,868.94 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, TONYA C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $55,868.91 Date 05/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, DEREK T Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $55,868.89 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGENER ZIMPFER, SHARON L Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $55,868.42 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System