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 JANUS, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $42,498.94 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRIANI, MICHELLE R Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $42,498.87 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSS, COURTNEY J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,498.49 Date 04/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINTENACH, JOANN Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $42,498.40 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, DENNIS M Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,498.32 Date 06/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORINSHEK, TIMOTHY A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $42,498.01 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAFT, THOMAS G Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $42,498.00 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENAO, JULIAN D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $42,497.96 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, SONJI S Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $42,497.95 Date 01/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARK, COLLEEN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,497.93 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACZKOWSKI, CHRIS A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $42,497.44 Date 09/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, DAWN M Employer name Niagara County Amount $42,497.05 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDWIRT, CHAYA S Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $42,496.80 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, DAVID V Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,496.77 Date 04/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICCHIO, MICHAEL Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $42,496.59 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, JENILYN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,496.53 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST PIERRE, BROOKE A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,496.37 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS NUTTALL, NATALIE Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $42,496.25 Date 06/17/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOGMAN, IAN Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $42,496.23 Date 04/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGLIARO, MATTHEW L Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $42,496.02 Date 04/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEO, ENZA Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 24 Amount $42,496.02 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELEE, DEIRDRA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,495.95 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALSANO, SCOTT A Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $42,495.91 Date 02/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, WILLIAM J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $42,495.72 Date 03/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIAS, RHONDA A Employer name Town of Bath Amount $42,495.47 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, KEVIN Employer name Town of Hamden Amount $42,495.34 Date 01/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCADORY, TRACEY M Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $42,495.07 Date 11/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, JOSEPH L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $42,494.86 Date 07/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBINI, SUZANNE L Employer name Erie County Amount $42,494.82 Date 03/24/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANALE, SUSAN Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $42,494.76 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASCON, DAVID J Employer name Hammond CSD Amount $42,494.70 Date 09/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRIN, GALE C Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $42,494.65 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, DALE C Employer name City of Fulton Amount $42,494.61 Date 07/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VREDENBURG, CAROL A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,494.46 Date 07/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDOZA, AURELIO Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $42,494.41 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, LINETTE D Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $42,494.32 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLBERG, WENDY L Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $42,494.32 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTLER, MATTHEW P Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,494.08 Date 08/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPE, DINA E Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $42,494.06 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUHM, HENRY J Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $42,493.92 Date 07/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORINA, AMY L Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $42,493.83 Date 12/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTARD, AMANDA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,493.60 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, SUSAN R Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $42,493.14 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, AUTUMN M Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $42,493.03 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, FREDDIE L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $42,493.01 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, GERALD E, JR Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $42,492.72 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, RAMON A Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $42,492.53 Date 10/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, CODY R Employer name Village of Hilton Amount $42,492.31 Date 01/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOHN L Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $42,492.29 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENAO, HUGO LEON Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,491.85 Date 05/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCK, JOHN L Employer name Westchester County Amount $42,491.83 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MARTIN J Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $42,491.78 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINO, JOHN F Employer name Highland CSD Amount $42,491.38 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, JASON C Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $42,491.09 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNNEY, DANIELLE L Employer name Education Department Amount $42,490.88 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHT, FREDERICK H Employer name Town of Great Valley Amount $42,490.86 Date 04/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOKER, MELONEE V Employer name Erie County Amount $42,490.73 Date 10/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREIG, DEBRA M Employer name Village of Ilion Amount $42,490.40 Date 06/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STELLMAN, SUSAN C Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,490.25 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, CHARLENE S Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,490.24 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, SONYA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,490.24 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTER, VIRGINIA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,490.24 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, SABRINA C Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,490.23 Date 10/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, REBECCA Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,490.23 Date 08/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAWRZASZEK, EDWARD F Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,490.22 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, TIFFANY N Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,490.21 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KATHERINE L Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,490.21 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLOS, HALINA Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,490.21 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, FREDERICK Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,490.18 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CAROL B Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,490.18 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JOANNE M Employer name Chemung County Amount $42,490.00 Date 03/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUCHAMP, BRUCE A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $42,489.98 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, GERALYN T Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $42,489.98 Date 01/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAK, JAKE W Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $42,489.87 Date 03/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRITCHARD, BRADLEY I Employer name Oneida County Amount $42,489.53 Date 05/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDETTO, ANNA Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $42,489.40 Date 11/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JEANINE L Employer name Cayuga Co Water & Sewer Auth Amount $42,489.28 Date 04/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHEMILI, KATHLEEN M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $42,489.27 Date 09/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIRGER, ALISON E Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $42,489.25 Date 08/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, ANGELA S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $42,489.19 Date 03/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLINGBECK, COLLEEN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,489.07 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKASIEWICZ, PAUL S, III Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,489.05 Date 11/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINANDES, MARIA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $42,488.66 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ANN MARIE Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $42,488.64 Date 01/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, ROBIN E Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $42,488.52 Date 07/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, DANIELLE M Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $42,488.51 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASFORD, DENISE I Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $42,488.51 Date 11/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGARAM, LAWRENCE J Employer name Education Department Amount $42,488.50 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERAS, OSCAR O Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $42,488.25 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESORIERO, DEBRA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,488.19 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYNN, CAROLYN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $42,488.05 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUDELL, RYAN D Employer name Town of Vienna Amount $42,488.03 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SALVO, SUSAN T Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $42,488.01 Date 11/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JOAN R Employer name Ulster County Amount $42,487.74 Date 01/21/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, SHANA S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $42,487.49 Date 04/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBRU, ALMAZ Employer name Webster CSD Amount $42,486.98 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, KELLY S Employer name Oswego County Amount $42,486.94 Date 11/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALFAS, PENNY A Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $42,486.91 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FOREST, CHERYL L Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $42,486.88 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEGLER, RONALD J Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $42,486.87 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System