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 HAWORTH, JAMES L Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $47,183.00 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANIELLO, THEODORE J Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $47,182.59 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, PAULA J Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $47,182.46 Date 10/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, SHARON L Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $47,182.39 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKERING, JAIME L Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $47,182.22 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, THOMAS L Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,182.19 Date 05/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTE, NICOLO Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $47,182.03 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIZRAHI, JOAN Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $47,181.89 Date 08/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINDLEY, CHRISTINE Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,181.85 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHSEL, ERIC M Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $47,181.84 Date 04/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROSENDAHL, DAVID N, JR Employer name Town of Aurora Amount $47,181.04 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, MICHAEL E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $47,180.98 Date 11/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, DORIS D Employer name Ontario County Amount $47,180.85 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSLEY, DAVID J, II Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $47,180.58 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASICK, DAVID M Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $47,180.46 Date 09/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINARO, PAUL R Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $47,180.00 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROPITZKY, ANITA M Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $47,179.98 Date 11/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIBAULT, MARTIN J Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $47,179.98 Date 04/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOMAHEGAN, ETIENNE G Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $47,179.98 Date 10/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANSBURG, MARCIA R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $47,179.98 Date 09/22/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDEL, JOHN F Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $47,179.98 Date 05/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, KISHOR N Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $47,179.98 Date 10/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCK, JAMES J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,179.98 Date 08/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNDSTROM, GAIL A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,179.98 Date 03/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UZDARWIN, DON J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,179.98 Date 10/11/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONOPHY, PETER T Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $47,179.98 Date 10/08/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKER, KESTER R Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $47,179.98 Date 01/04/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREW, DONNIE Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $47,179.98 Date 12/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAG, CHARLES D Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $47,179.98 Date 07/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMMARATA, SUSAN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,179.92 Date 02/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSIE, TAYLOR K Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $47,179.72 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGG, JOHN Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $47,179.69 Date 02/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, NIKIA L Employer name Chemung County Amount $47,179.44 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIOSA, SARAH A Employer name Roosevelt Public Library Amount $47,179.43 Date 07/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIELSKI, SELINA M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $47,179.19 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, CHARLES E Employer name Town of Warrensburg Amount $47,179.05 Date 05/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JEFFREY M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $47,178.97 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTEL, TRACY L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $47,178.81 Date 01/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWE, DONALD A Employer name Erie County Amount $47,178.73 Date 05/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARATAYLI, OLGA Employer name Monroe County Amount $47,178.60 Date 12/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCULLY, PHILIP J Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $47,178.60 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, TRACY L Employer name Morrisville-Eaton CSD Amount $47,178.37 Date 10/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARHAM, PAUL C Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $47,178.18 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, KEVIN P Employer name City of Troy Amount $47,178.17 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHETTLETON, JAMES C Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $47,178.09 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCELLO, PHILIP J Employer name Genesee County Amount $47,177.94 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARAN-MC GRAW, CATHY M Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $47,177.71 Date 09/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLLA, JOHN N Employer name Westchester County Amount $47,177.63 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GURNEY, FREDERICK R Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $47,177.61 Date 06/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITCH, JANET L Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $47,177.05 Date 11/12/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, ELAINE M Employer name Village of Dannemora Amount $47,177.03 Date 11/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELOSSANTOS, ALBERTO Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $47,176.96 Date 07/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEMPLAR, CATHERINE M Employer name Town of Victor Amount $47,176.88 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEGADEL, BETHANY E Employer name Monroe County Amount $47,176.85 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENKRANSE, DAVID K Employer name Town of Plattekill Amount $47,176.37 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLANDER, CARLY J Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $47,176.27 Date 01/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWLING, TYLER T Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $47,176.19 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, KATHRYN E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $47,176.12 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OECHSNER, EDWARD R, JR Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $47,175.63 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDDICK, EDWARD, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,175.50 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLITANO, SARAH G Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $47,175.39 Date 11/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, LA VERNE M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $47,175.25 Date 12/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACAULAY, MARIA A Employer name Massena CSD Amount $47,175.20 Date 08/24/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSH, DEBORA K Employer name Massena CSD Amount $47,175.20 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'REILLY, THOMAS V Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $47,175.09 Date 08/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUTER, KEVIN D Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,175.03 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ENDERS, AKIO Employer name Cornell University Amount $47,174.94 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROMP, LUKE I Employer name Village of Saranac Lake Amount $47,174.80 Date 07/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIGNETTI, JOHN W Employer name New Hyde Park Fire District Amount $47,174.78 Date 02/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, EVELYN Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $47,174.74 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOBIANCO, MICHAEL Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $47,174.72 Date 12/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRA, ANDREW D Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $47,174.71 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASINELLA, STEPHEN E Employer name Lansingburgh CSD at Troy Amount $47,174.63 Date 11/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, RAQUEL Employer name Erie County Amount $47,174.55 Date 10/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO, CARLOS E Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $47,174.51 Date 05/07/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDAZZO, SUSAN L Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $47,174.51 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLATTMACHR, STEPHANIE Employer name NYS Joint Comm Public Ethics Amount $47,174.28 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, BERNARDA Employer name Erie County Amount $47,174.16 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SHELLY M Employer name Moravia CSD Amount $47,173.92 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VOIE, RICHARD P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $47,173.89 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, KIMBERLY A Employer name Town of Massena Amount $47,173.62 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, LISA Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $47,173.61 Date 06/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETROWSKI, TIMOTHY F Employer name Akron CSD Amount $47,173.60 Date 02/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTAPENKO-PETROFF, OLGA Employer name Cornell University Amount $47,173.46 Date 06/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA LONDE, RANDY W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $47,173.38 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, COLLEEN M Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $47,173.37 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, BRENDA J Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $47,173.36 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLICK, DEBORAH J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $47,173.23 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, JEANMARIE Employer name City of Beacon Amount $47,173.05 Date 02/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCA, JAHMAL H Employer name Westchester County Amount $47,172.58 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, TRACY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $47,172.46 Date 05/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWITCHELL, CATHERINE M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $47,172.18 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, QUINCY R Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $47,171.96 Date 01/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, VIRGINIA E Employer name Broome County Amount $47,171.94 Date 07/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINSON, ANDREW J Employer name Erie County Amount $47,171.85 Date 09/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOY, ANJU Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $47,171.73 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHARD, PAMELA J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $47,171.55 Date 08/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $47,171.46 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURRIS, HOWARD, III Employer name Orange County Amount $47,171.39 Date 11/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUG, LAURIE J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $47,171.36 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System