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 SELLITTO, SUSAN Employer name Dutchess County Amount $42,883.26 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEERS, LYDIA J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $42,883.25 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRYE, CAROL J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $42,883.25 Date 04/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRACCO, LOURDES Employer name Dutchess County Amount $42,883.24 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, LUCIA Employer name Dutchess County Amount $42,883.23 Date 05/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSLOW, LINDA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,883.22 Date 10/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, JO ANNE Employer name Town of Pawling Amount $42,883.17 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, EDWARD W Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,883.15 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANKS, PATRICIA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,883.15 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REPENNING, BARBARA A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $42,883.14 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUNIGA, MARSIA D Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $42,883.00 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUADAGNI, KRISTEN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,882.92 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOKER, TYEESHA C Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $42,882.87 Date 02/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITTON, KEVIN W Employer name Otsego County Amount $42,882.58 Date 02/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLOGG, MICHAEL P Employer name City of Albany Amount $42,882.50 Date 06/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN-BOYD, GINGER H Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $42,882.41 Date 11/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUZIO, TIMOTHY P Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $42,882.27 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONINIEC, CYNTHIA Employer name W NY Library Resources Council Amount $42,882.20 Date 10/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, DUSTIN L Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $42,882.12 Date 01/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAJDECKI, BOZENA M Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $42,881.79 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARCE, MICHELE L Employer name Wyoming CSD Amount $42,881.67 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDICT, MICHELE E Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $42,881.62 Date 01/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, BONNIE J Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $42,881.46 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELSOIN, T'KEYAH A Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $42,881.41 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEMAN, TRACY M Employer name Erie County Amount $42,881.38 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, RAUL Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $42,881.38 Date 02/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAFT, CYNTHIA Employer name Erie County Amount $42,881.33 Date 06/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWDER, NICOLE L Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $42,881.10 Date 02/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, TARI L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $42,881.09 Date 02/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI IORIO, RENEE B Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $42,880.96 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMOLKOVICH, ANDREW, JR Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $42,880.87 Date 12/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOFFEY, DAVID J Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $42,880.86 Date 12/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTINGHAM, JANET C Employer name Dutchess County Amount $42,880.78 Date 01/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KENNETH E Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $42,880.71 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALINSKI, PATRICIA I Employer name Dutchess County Amount $42,880.69 Date 07/11/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMANTE, NICOLE J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $42,880.07 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODEMEYER, DAVID H Employer name Erie County Amount $42,879.66 Date 08/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORE, JACQUELINE M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $42,879.61 Date 09/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLEY-BELL, MICHELLE Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,879.11 Date 06/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, STEVEN J Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $42,879.00 Date 06/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARVAEZ-COOPER, M MARGARET Employer name Dutchess County Amount $42,878.63 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIARTY, DEBORAH L Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $42,878.36 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORP, DARLENE M Employer name Niagara County Amount $42,878.15 Date 03/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, REBECCA M Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $42,878.00 Date 05/13/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARHIGH, ANDREW M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $42,877.98 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEZGEL, NURI Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,877.96 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINAZZO, VITO Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,877.22 Date 12/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, COREY B Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $42,877.11 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTALBANO, JOSEPH Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $42,877.01 Date 02/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHER, LUTHER D Employer name Town of Alma Amount $42,876.92 Date 01/19/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCETTI, LINDSAY G Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,876.29 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURNAN, MARLENE J Employer name Town of Victor Amount $42,876.08 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINOW, NANCY J Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $42,876.08 Date 10/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACCARELLA, CYNTHIA A Employer name Niagara County Amount $42,876.02 Date 03/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSON, STEPHEN G Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $42,875.98 Date 12/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCKEY, JUDITH A Employer name Ontario County Amount $42,875.89 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERS, AMBER N Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $42,875.71 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACE, CARL T Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $42,875.56 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, DEBBIE L Employer name Erie County Amount $42,875.24 Date 03/29/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, VICKIE L Employer name Broome County Amount $42,875.19 Date 08/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITTLING, TIMOTHY R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,874.87 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIEWISCH, BRIANNA J Employer name Village of Silver Creek Amount $42,874.73 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORT, LEANNE M Employer name Oswego County Amount $42,874.71 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, IRENE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $42,874.33 Date 08/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEBYAH, TAMPA G Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $42,874.20 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLY, RANDI L Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $42,874.20 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMIDON, PATRICK J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,873.81 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALZER, DANIEL R Employer name Village of Scottsville Amount $42,873.40 Date 02/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, WILLIAM T, III Employer name City of Auburn Amount $42,873.35 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEBRON, NASHOMI L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $42,873.29 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBE, LINDSAY G Employer name Bath CSD Amount $42,873.29 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALASH, KELLY E Employer name Lewis County Amount $42,873.22 Date 11/10/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATTEN, ALLISON M Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $42,873.17 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EWING, BRIAN K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $42,873.16 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, PAUL J Employer name Town of Big Flats Amount $42,873.13 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLASH, SHANTEL T Employer name Orange County Amount $42,872.94 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKS, LORI J Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $42,872.62 Date 09/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, DISHAM I Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $42,872.57 Date 12/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWZEE, BRYAN L Employer name Rcs Community Library Amount $42,872.56 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, JOHN D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,872.54 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIN, KAREN Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $42,872.51 Date 12/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, WILLIAM J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $42,872.50 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABOLT, JENNIFER L Employer name Village of Boonville Amount $42,872.40 Date 10/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOOD, ANDREW R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $42,872.35 Date 07/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZEL, BRYAN K Employer name Orleans County Amount $42,872.33 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLIS, TERESA M Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $42,871.90 Date 08/23/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANK, LISA M Employer name Niagara County Amount $42,871.58 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST HILAIRE, SINDY Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $42,871.52 Date 09/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, CHARLENE M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $42,871.46 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, KAITLYN A Employer name Rockland County Amount $42,871.44 Date 01/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTWRIGHT, TERRI L Employer name Bath CSD Amount $42,871.29 Date 03/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYTE, TYRAN D, SR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $42,870.83 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, ARETHA R Employer name Niagara Falls Housing Authorit Amount $42,870.31 Date 12/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBERG, LISA J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $42,870.06 Date 09/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAAP, STEVEN B Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $42,869.92 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, MARK D Employer name Town of Sidney Amount $42,869.92 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZYNSKI, DANA L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,869.82 Date 07/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROM, AARON M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $42,869.46 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, KENNETH B Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,869.42 Date 01/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLIO, ELYSE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $42,869.32 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System