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 BURKE, SARAH M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $33,895.61 Date 05/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CLEMENTE, JACLYN Employer name Levittown Public Library Amount $33,895.45 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, LUIS A Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $33,895.16 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, THERESA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $33,894.97 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHIPORUK, TATYANA S Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $33,894.83 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, TIENA M Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $33,894.81 Date 04/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZDUNSKI, RAYMOND R Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $33,894.79 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTT, ERIC R Employer name Livingston County Amount $33,894.73 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELC, VALERIE M Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $33,894.28 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORO, WILLIAM P Employer name Blind Brook-Rye UFSD Amount $33,894.09 Date 12/17/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINT-FORT, HUGUETTE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $33,893.91 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, GERMALDY M Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $33,893.70 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINS, PATRICIA L Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $33,893.53 Date 10/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHARDONNAY C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,893.47 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN VLEIT, GARY J, JR Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $33,893.38 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATHBURY, FLORENCE J Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $33,893.36 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKINS, BRUCE G Employer name Town of Thurston Amount $33,893.33 Date 01/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISER, LAURA L Employer name Erie County Amount $33,893.18 Date 01/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CURTIS J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $33,893.13 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER-NORRIS, ANNMARIE Employer name Broome County Amount $33,892.97 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MIRANDA M Employer name Erie County Amount $33,892.82 Date 12/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORELLO, PHILIP A Employer name Nassau County Amount $33,892.49 Date 04/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMISETH, JEREMY M Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $33,892.24 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLBURN, BRIANNA N Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $33,892.20 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPCZYNSKI, BONNY M Employer name No Tonawanda Public Library Amount $33,891.71 Date 11/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, JACQUELINE C Employer name Attica CSD Amount $33,891.46 Date 09/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, LISA ANN Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $33,891.29 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, NANCY E Employer name Erie County Amount $33,891.12 Date 06/05/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYNAKOWSKI, CYNTHIA M Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $33,891.03 Date 10/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTAVIANO, DANA LYNN M Employer name Education Department Amount $33,891.01 Date 08/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, RICKY L Employer name Town of Plymouth Amount $33,890.51 Date 06/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SARAH N Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $33,890.43 Date 02/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JASON R Employer name Town of Elbridge Amount $33,890.27 Date 03/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARIER, THOMAS Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $33,890.21 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, ELAINE Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,889.58 Date 07/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, DEBRA A Employer name Holley CSD Amount $33,889.45 Date 05/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, DANIEL T Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,888.82 Date 02/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, LISA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,888.76 Date 09/22/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRAGLIA, JUDITH A Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,888.76 Date 10/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, MARLENE R Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,888.75 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, MARLYNN Y Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,888.73 Date 08/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREHOUSE, TAMMY L Employer name Warren County Amount $33,888.66 Date 08/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIUSTO, NANCY L Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $33,888.09 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, MATTHEW R Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $33,888.04 Date 10/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, BRENDA L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $33,887.96 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCHESTER, MELISSA L Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $33,887.95 Date 11/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIESBACH, KENNETH W Employer name Office of General Services Amount $33,887.94 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTKOWSKI, MARY C Employer name Wayne County Amount $33,887.85 Date 09/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, ANTIONETTE Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $33,887.65 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEROY, MARSHLEY F Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $33,887.45 Date 11/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, DEBRA J Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $33,887.35 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATZIANGELOU, MARIA A Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $33,887.10 Date 02/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSSLER, ROSE M Employer name Wellsville CSD Amount $33,886.56 Date 06/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELLERS, MARIE E Employer name East Quogue UFSD Amount $33,886.40 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI VERNIERO, SUSAN M Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 13 Amount $33,886.32 Date 07/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKES, MARY A Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $33,886.22 Date 04/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTISON, TRAVIS E Employer name Village of Hudson Falls Amount $33,886.21 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONLON, DARLENE A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $33,886.17 Date 11/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, DANIEL L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $33,885.99 Date 02/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOROW, BRENDA L Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $33,885.87 Date 11/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, CAROL A Employer name Chenango County Amount $33,885.34 Date 09/30/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVIN, ZACHARY R Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $33,885.21 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYER, SHEILA A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $33,885.19 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDRAKE, ROBERT J Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $33,885.17 Date 04/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYRIACKS, SABRINA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,885.06 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMPLEO, MIRABEAU N Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,885.03 Date 03/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFF, GAIL K Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $33,885.01 Date 01/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, HELEN R Employer name Oswego County Amount $33,884.83 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAGHER, JAMES W Employer name City of Corning Amount $33,884.83 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEFLER, RYAN P Employer name Village of Marcellus Amount $33,884.79 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOOPMAN, JULIA NUTH Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $33,884.76 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOLITTLE, ERIC M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $33,884.50 Date 06/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISH, ANDREW G, JR Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $33,884.39 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE PAGE, ANNA S Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $33,884.20 Date 07/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEROCHER, TIMOTHY W Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $33,884.12 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, FREDERICK A Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $33,883.64 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAHAN, MARY LOU A Employer name Chenango County Amount $33,883.63 Date 04/25/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, RYAN H Employer name Town of Owego Amount $33,883.52 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTERO, ALEXANDER Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $33,883.46 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINENBERG, CLIFFORD R Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $33,882.97 Date 01/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINSTER, DEBBERA A Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $33,882.62 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKS, DAVID J Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $33,882.40 Date 10/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, REBECCA D Employer name Chenango County Amount $33,882.24 Date 09/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, MELISSA A Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $33,882.20 Date 05/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMAD, ASMA EJAZ Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $33,882.16 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITKA, KATHARINE A Employer name Department of Law Amount $33,881.99 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASSNACHT, KATHRYN B Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $33,881.87 Date 10/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORETTA, JOSEF V Employer name Nassau County Amount $33,881.19 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVANEY, DANIEL L Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $33,880.67 Date 03/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWICKI, ANNE M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $33,880.67 Date 08/31/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELEY, JEAN M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $33,880.50 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, FELIX A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $33,880.26 Date 06/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIGE FRITH, JOANN Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $33,880.18 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBEL, SHARON R Employer name Greenwich CSD Amount $33,879.68 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSON, KARLA F Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $33,879.66 Date 05/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPIELION, SHAWN Employer name City of Troy Amount $33,879.20 Date 04/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORLEW, PATTI A Employer name Town of Warrensburg Amount $33,879.10 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVERANCE, EVAN M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $33,878.78 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASENKO, ANNETTE J Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $33,878.62 Date 04/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERHE, MICHELLE L Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,878.57 Date 09/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System