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 SARVAIYA, NASIM Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $67,454.66 Date 10/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, THOMAS P Employer name Rockland County Amount $67,454.58 Date 07/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, PHILLIP A Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $67,454.46 Date 06/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANDISH, RUSSELL L Employer name Ontario County Amount $67,454.37 Date 09/04/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLENDER, JASON M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $67,454.10 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRIVELLO, DANIEL J Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $67,454.00 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, DARREN L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $67,453.87 Date 10/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGEN, HENRY R Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $67,453.74 Date 12/12/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, DANNY J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $67,453.60 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMOREAUX, ELLEN K Employer name Nassau County Amount $67,453.56 Date 01/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAIR, JONATHAN G Employer name Schenectady County Amount $67,453.08 Date 10/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZELLO, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $67,452.87 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROWLEY, ADAM N Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $67,451.60 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSCHMANN, DANIEL Employer name Sullivan County Amount $67,451.19 Date 08/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERT, VICTORIA ANN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,451.02 Date 06/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLK, DANIEL R Employer name City of Hornell Amount $67,450.66 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REICH, SARAH M Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $67,450.56 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMESLE, MARIE N Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $67,450.55 Date 11/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC PHERSON, BRENT C Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $67,450.50 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRAM, PHIL Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $67,450.50 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, KATHLEEN B Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $67,450.50 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, DOREEN E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $67,450.50 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSTON, KIMBERLY A Employer name Department of Health Amount $67,450.50 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, NATHANIEL J Employer name Department of Health Amount $67,450.50 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEGARTY, PATRICK F Employer name Department of Health Amount $67,450.50 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUST, KARLA J Employer name Department of Health Amount $67,450.50 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPPES, RICHARD P Employer name Department of Health Amount $67,450.50 Date 01/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, GENE G Employer name Department of Health Amount $67,450.50 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, RICHARD A Employer name Department of Health Amount $67,450.50 Date 04/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REES, CATHERINE S Employer name Department of Health Amount $67,450.50 Date 11/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIDY, ANGELA C Employer name Department of Health Amount $67,450.50 Date 02/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANG, JIANZHONG Employer name Department of Health Amount $67,450.50 Date 02/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, DEBORAH Employer name Department of Law Amount $67,450.50 Date 02/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINTSKY, JOSEPH A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $67,450.50 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ANDREW J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $67,450.50 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GAETANO, AMY M Employer name Department of State Amount $67,450.50 Date 01/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDYNIAK, MYROSLAWA M Employer name Department of State Amount $67,450.50 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVAN, VALERIA Employer name Department of State Amount $67,450.50 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDA, FREDERICK Employer name Department of State Amount $67,450.50 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURN, TERRA M Employer name Department of State Amount $67,450.50 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JOHN-DAVID Employer name Department of State Amount $67,450.50 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLARD, REBECCA D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,450.50 Date 01/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE NARDO, CHARLES A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,450.50 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISENBERG, JOSEPHINE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,450.50 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAMMGER, JANELLE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,450.50 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILTON, JANICE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,450.50 Date 10/27/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HO, TUYEN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,450.50 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERGEL, JEREMY T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,450.50 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, SUNG D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,450.50 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINK, BEATRICE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,450.50 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROLCZYK, WENDY J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,450.50 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCATIELLO, ANTHONY M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,450.50 Date 06/02/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTOLANO, STEPHEN C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,450.50 Date 11/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMISANO, STEPHEN J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,450.50 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RALSTON, JONATHAN C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,450.50 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEITLER, MAUREEN E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,450.50 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST GERMAIN, MICHAEL A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,450.50 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIFT, NEIL D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,450.50 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONDACARO, MICHAEL J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $67,450.50 Date 02/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANRAHAN, ELLWOOD F Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $67,450.50 Date 09/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRMINGHAM, FRANK V Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $67,450.50 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, CHERYL A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $67,450.50 Date 02/26/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURD, JOHN L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $67,450.50 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELCOGLIANO, DAVID J Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $67,450.50 Date 10/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAIR, DEEPA Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $67,450.50 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRABELLI, RALPH J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $67,450.50 Date 09/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISWANGER, MATTHEW M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $67,450.50 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, WENDY K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $67,450.50 Date 02/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIDDLE, JASON B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $67,450.50 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDING, MAUREEN A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $67,450.50 Date 12/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAS, LEONARD S, JR Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $67,450.50 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCURIO, ANDREA L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $67,450.50 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, JOANNE W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $67,450.50 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, MATTHEW C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $67,450.50 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANENKO, PAUL A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $67,450.50 Date 12/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEAR, HOLLY B Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $67,450.50 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, SARAH F Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $67,450.50 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, SCOTT M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $67,450.50 Date 12/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOLEY, PAMELA J Employer name Education Department Amount $67,450.50 Date 12/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSGROVE, DONALD C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $67,450.50 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELEFONTUYI, ADEBOLA K Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $67,450.50 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAACS, GREGSON J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $67,450.50 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTHER, MATTHEW B Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $67,450.50 Date 05/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JEAN M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,450.50 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, MELVIN J, JR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,450.50 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACHEROVSKY, ILYA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,450.50 Date 02/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, MATTHEW C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,450.50 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMONS, TIMOTHY B, JR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,450.50 Date 03/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NALLAMOTHU, SIREESHA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,450.50 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PABBOJU, PADMAJA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,450.50 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANIS, CHRISTINE M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,450.50 Date 01/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERHAM, SHARON M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,450.50 Date 10/03/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDHU, PAWANDEEP S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,450.50 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KELLEY S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,450.50 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICEDOMINE, JOSEPH Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,450.50 Date 08/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MARK E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,450.50 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON-DEANE, CONZELLA I Employer name Office For Technology Amount $67,450.50 Date 09/04/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRATTINGER, WILLIAM E Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $67,450.50 Date 07/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CUNE, ROBERT F Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $67,450.50 Date 11/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIFFERLI, MICHAEL P Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $67,450.50 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System