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 BARKOFSKY, LINDA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $55,172.19 Date 12/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOS, ISRAEL Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $55,172.09 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARI, CHRISTINA M Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $55,172.01 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, WILLIAM S Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $55,171.70 Date 02/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JUANITA P Employer name Suffolk Coop Library System Amount $55,171.69 Date 11/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLANTONI, SHARON A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $55,171.64 Date 09/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, EILEEN M Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $55,171.60 Date 11/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH-MC EWEN, DEBRA A Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $55,171.44 Date 02/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WINCKEL, SHARON R Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $55,171.34 Date 07/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSYPIEWSKI, NIKOLAS P Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $55,171.28 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISCOLO, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $55,171.22 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JOHN H Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $55,171.22 Date 04/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, KEVIN E Employer name Warren County Amount $55,170.97 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, THOMAS R Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $55,170.66 Date 05/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAO, ALKANANDA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $55,170.49 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN RIPER, DEBORAH C Employer name Monroe County Amount $55,169.99 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGHLIN, ALEXIS B Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $55,169.71 Date 07/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DONALD, DEBORAH C Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $55,169.64 Date 12/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMM, RANDALL P Employer name Stamford CSD Amount $55,169.55 Date 11/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN LOAN, MICHELLE A Employer name Ulster County Amount $55,169.54 Date 11/08/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLETON, LOREEN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $55,169.23 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, NANCY J Employer name Monroe County Amount $55,169.23 Date 02/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEALY, JILL B Employer name Monroe County Amount $55,169.22 Date 02/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK-ALBANO, CORYNDA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $55,169.21 Date 05/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, KEVIN J Employer name Monroe County Amount $55,169.21 Date 03/27/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEMIA, JANA H Employer name Monroe County Amount $55,169.20 Date 10/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, ANDREW D Employer name Monroe County Amount $55,169.20 Date 06/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCULLION, KRISTOFER P Employer name Town of Callicoon Amount $55,168.87 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMS, SANDRA Employer name Albany County Amount $55,168.77 Date 08/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPINSKY, WILLIAM F Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $55,168.74 Date 08/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOOMQUIST, MATTHEW A Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $55,168.51 Date 01/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENNELLY, SHERRY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $55,167.98 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, JAMES P Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $55,167.97 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCCHIO, DONNA A Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $55,167.81 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOONAN, SCOTT J Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $55,167.33 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, CARLOS L Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $55,167.28 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICIANO, MIGUEL A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $55,167.13 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOROBOVSKY, ANDREY Employer name Village of South Glens Falls Amount $55,167.02 Date 05/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KNIGHTS, NICOLE E Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $55,166.96 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, PRISCILLA A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $55,166.81 Date 05/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBB, JUSTINE E Employer name Cornell University Amount $55,166.76 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARGOSIAN, KEVIN V Employer name Town of Stillwater Amount $55,166.74 Date 12/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUKASA, SIMON P Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $55,166.71 Date 06/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONYERS, SANDRA G Employer name Nassau County Amount $55,166.70 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLINANE, ROSE MARIE Employer name Nassau County Amount $55,166.70 Date 05/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, PATRICE E Employer name Nassau County Amount $55,166.70 Date 11/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKER, RONALD G Employer name Village of Albion Amount $55,166.62 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUSINEAU, LISA M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $55,166.62 Date 11/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIEPP, WILLIAM P Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $55,166.58 Date 08/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ, DIGNA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $55,166.53 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANZA, CYNTHIA M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $55,166.49 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, ANGELISA M Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $55,166.31 Date 01/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFUS, SHELLY L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $55,166.13 Date 02/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VARNWAY, DANIEL M Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $55,166.08 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, GREGORY R Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $55,166.08 Date 11/05/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTNETT, SHAWNE H Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $55,165.92 Date 04/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORCIUS, MARIE V Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $55,165.77 Date 02/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICALE, JENNIFER R Employer name Broome County Amount $55,165.33 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARIOTO, MATTHEW N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,165.30 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTI, MICHAEL A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $55,164.95 Date 05/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHELDE, MARY A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $55,164.92 Date 06/29/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISTOL, REBECCA Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $55,164.91 Date 10/18/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRIAN C Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $55,164.78 Date 12/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUKHDEO, DEEPAK Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $55,164.63 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JASON R Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $55,164.63 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA, CECILIA A Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $55,164.50 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIECZKOWSKI, EDWARD F Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $55,163.76 Date 07/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, THOMAS Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $55,163.71 Date 03/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDMAN, DANNY E, JR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $55,163.57 Date 05/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, PAMELA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $55,163.43 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, EMMA Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $55,163.42 Date 08/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, MICHELE L Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $55,163.02 Date 11/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KEITH B Employer name Bridgewtr-Leonard-W Winfld CSD Amount $55,163.00 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, HEATH P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $55,162.96 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOROVAYNYK, VIKTOR Employer name City of Utica Amount $55,162.87 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRANDJEAN, CONNIE L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $55,162.84 Date 10/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIERAN, SEAN C Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $55,162.70 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMERICO, VIRGINIA Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $55,162.61 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERNATT, JOSEPH W Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $55,162.58 Date 07/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMIRAULT, MELANIE A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $55,162.19 Date 03/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESTER, TANA D Employer name Jefferson County Amount $55,162.16 Date 01/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISKELL, BEN T, JR Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $55,162.12 Date 06/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, KAREN A Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $55,161.95 Date 06/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARPSTEEN, JAMES E Employer name Tompkins County Amount $55,161.76 Date 05/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAGGIANO, VINCENT J, JR Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $55,161.42 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ALISERA, STEFANIE A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $55,161.33 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURPIN, TERESA Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $55,161.19 Date 04/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ANTHONY R Employer name Columbia County Amount $55,161.05 Date 02/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBISON, KEVIN J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $55,160.77 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, KEVIN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,160.10 Date 07/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVE, MARA F Employer name Albany County Amount $55,160.08 Date 03/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, GERALD E Employer name Albany County Amount $55,160.06 Date 03/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICERO, JOHN A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $55,160.04 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, ALLISON S Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $55,159.56 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MARK A Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $55,159.42 Date 04/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGEMAN-CLARK, JILL E Employer name Town of Clay Amount $55,159.42 Date 05/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JODEE M Employer name Town of Clay Amount $55,159.42 Date 10/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEITTER, JOSHUA D Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $55,159.27 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBLEE, JAMES C Employer name Town of Indian Lake Amount $55,159.06 Date 03/29/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, RONALD J, JR Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $55,158.77 Date 05/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System