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 REYNOLDS, BONNIE S Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $26,633.96 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORN, JEFFERY S Employer name Town of Otsego Amount $26,633.79 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIGAN, DARCY H Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $26,633.75 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSWELL, GREGORY J Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $26,633.62 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERKOWITZ, GAIL A Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $26,633.60 Date 03/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, SHERYL L Employer name Attica CSD Amount $26,633.46 Date 09/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GREW, CLAUDIA B Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $26,633.37 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILARDONI, CHRISTIAN Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $26,632.71 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINNER, KELLY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $26,632.04 Date 07/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUAMINA, NORDIA S Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $26,631.99 Date 01/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREYER, THOMAS M Employer name Village of Babylon Amount $26,631.67 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISE, LENORA J Employer name Forestville CSD Amount $26,631.53 Date 10/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, ALEXIS C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $26,631.40 Date 07/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGT, JACQUELINE M Employer name Dalton-Nunda CSD Amount $26,631.40 Date 05/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPANCIC, ANNMARIE Employer name Westchester County Amount $26,631.02 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUAX, MARK J Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $26,630.95 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITZ, KEVIN M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $26,630.93 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN-CHUNG, KEISHA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $26,630.33 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAREZ, MIGUEL A Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $26,630.24 Date 02/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENITEZ, ORLANDO Employer name Geneva Housing Authority Amount $26,629.84 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YIP, HEIDI L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $26,629.81 Date 07/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, DOLORES Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $26,629.78 Date 04/28/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOANNE Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $26,629.30 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, JOSHUA R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $26,629.12 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORIGLIO, MARY LOU G Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $26,628.83 Date 10/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UBALDINI, SALVATORE S Employer name Nassau County Amount $26,628.66 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, KIM A Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $26,628.22 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRONE, MARIA Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $26,628.13 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLIN, BRUCE L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $26,628.09 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, THOMAS J Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $26,627.92 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGLIANO, FRANKIE V Employer name Village of East Hills Amount $26,627.53 Date 08/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNAFAN, RICHARD P, JR Employer name Fabius-Pompey CSD Amount $26,627.23 Date 05/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, ROBERT E Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $26,626.82 Date 01/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASKA, JESSICA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $26,626.62 Date 07/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, ROY E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $26,626.60 Date 12/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSWORTH, LINDA Employer name Ellenville CSD Amount $26,626.16 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKETT, TYRIE M Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $26,625.50 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTZMAN, MARY W Employer name Broome County Amount $26,625.31 Date 12/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABER, ALLISON M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $26,625.19 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILOVICH, ANTHONY D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $26,625.05 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALANSKY, NATALIIA Employer name Erie County Amount $26,624.60 Date 07/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, ROBIN J Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $26,624.50 Date 10/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENZMANN, KELLY A Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $26,624.34 Date 05/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, ASHLEY A Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $26,623.87 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, LYNN M Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $26,623.57 Date 11/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMMER, KIMBERLY A Employer name Town of New Lebanon Amount $26,623.20 Date 01/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, HOWARD F, III Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $26,622.60 Date 03/29/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SAMANTHA Q Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $26,621.77 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDMOND, MARYANNE Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $26,621.32 Date 01/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBBS, MATTHEW T Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $26,621.31 Date 10/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANTALEO-DE MONG, JO ANNE Employer name Oswego County Amount $26,620.97 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKER, JONATHAN C Employer name Mid York Library System Amount $26,620.73 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAP, BONNIE J Employer name Spencer Van Etten CSD Amount $26,620.57 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIEBER, KENDRA E Employer name Corinth CSD Amount $26,620.49 Date 09/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADOWS, TERESA Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $26,620.38 Date 03/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTNAM, LEANN A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $26,620.21 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KO, JUNGHA Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $26,619.75 Date 11/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULOTTA, SORIVEL M Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $26,619.04 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVENZANO, ANNA K Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $26,618.75 Date 02/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE-ARMETTA, OMEI Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $26,618.45 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LODGE, JANE S Employer name Watkins Glen-Csd Amount $26,617.99 Date 05/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, RACHELE L Employer name Genesee Valley CSD Angelica-Be Amount $26,617.39 Date 03/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, HOPE G Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $26,617.20 Date 08/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, ROBERT D Employer name Town of Plattekill Amount $26,616.97 Date 05/31/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOBZIAR, PETER B Employer name Ulster County Amount $26,616.93 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, LISA A Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $26,616.74 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, CARMEN M Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $26,616.27 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA-FOWLER, GISELLE E Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $26,616.21 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDICT, JAMES P Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $26,616.17 Date 12/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADWAY, HEIDI J Employer name Warrensburg CSD Amount $26,616.16 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLIVKA, JOANNE S Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $26,616.07 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANCTO, DONALD C Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $26,615.00 Date 04/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, DALE L Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $26,614.92 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUGER, DIANE G Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $26,614.62 Date 09/19/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, AARON Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $26,614.22 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAJI, RAGITHA M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $26,614.21 Date 10/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, LISA Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $26,613.93 Date 01/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLOFF, JODY Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $26,613.92 Date 09/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, DAVID C Employer name Walton CSD Amount $26,613.26 Date 02/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, SUZANNE Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $26,613.05 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, JASON J Employer name East Islip Public Library Amount $26,613.03 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASIER, JORDAN M Employer name Warrensburg CSD Amount $26,612.66 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, FRANCES M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $26,612.50 Date 07/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYER, LAUREN E Employer name Otsego County Amount $26,611.81 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, FRAN Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $26,611.40 Date 06/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANNASCH, STEPHEN C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $26,611.20 Date 05/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLANSKE, WILLIAM L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $26,611.20 Date 04/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIBBITTS, SHARON A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $26,611.02 Date 04/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, CHAD M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $26,610.84 Date 11/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAGHAN, KYRAN C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $26,610.68 Date 10/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REBHAN, ROBIN E Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $26,609.93 Date 09/07/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMASES, PATRICIA D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $26,609.86 Date 12/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKS, DAVID Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $26,609.65 Date 03/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, NANCY A Employer name Nassau County Amount $26,609.20 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, CYNTHIA A Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $26,608.50 Date 08/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZUK, PRISCILLA S Employer name Monroe County Amount $26,608.48 Date 05/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TAMARA S Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $26,608.28 Date 10/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANRIPER, TAMMY L Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $26,608.12 Date 03/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, DEBRA J Employer name Tioga CSD Amount $26,608.00 Date 02/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, NICOLE L Employer name Genesee County Amount $26,607.96 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System