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 WALLMAN, STEPHEN H Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $62,611.04 Date 09/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRINBERG, ALEKSANDR Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $62,611.02 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARNEY, MARGARET Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $62,610.83 Date 02/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAGNANO, MATTHEW E Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $62,610.62 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, KATHLEEN H Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $62,610.35 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLALBA, LORRIE Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $62,609.67 Date 09/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUSEF, BESHARA F Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $62,609.57 Date 11/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, STACEY L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $62,609.56 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAZARIO, ERNEST G Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $62,609.27 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALIAS, JOBIN Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,609.20 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGEL, LONNIE D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $62,609.05 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZA, VINCENT J Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $62,608.79 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUCILE, BRIAN F Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $62,608.75 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARE, CHRISTINE M Employer name Albany County Amount $62,608.69 Date 02/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, MAURA A Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $62,608.29 Date 03/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONFANTE, CHARLES M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $62,608.12 Date 04/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEOMBRUNO, ADAM J Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $62,608.06 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUKREZIS, ANTONIOS N Employer name Putnam County Amount $62,607.89 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, STEPHEN V Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $62,607.84 Date 07/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELM, BARBARA A Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $62,607.70 Date 01/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTS, BONITA D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $62,607.37 Date 10/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, SHANNON E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $62,607.34 Date 07/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUENTES, RICARDO E Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $62,607.11 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARHAWK, STEPHEN H Employer name Office of General Services Amount $62,607.06 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGO, GERALD Y Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $62,606.92 Date 11/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, YAHAIRA A Employer name Rockland County Amount $62,606.19 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCELLI, BRITTANY L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $62,606.06 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MALRY S Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $62,606.01 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESLIN, PAUL W Employer name Erie County Amount $62,605.70 Date 08/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOERBER, KRISTINA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $62,605.66 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, MARY PAT Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $62,605.40 Date 03/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVLOT, EDWARD J Employer name Oneida County Amount $62,604.83 Date 08/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DALE E Employer name Erie County Amount $62,604.57 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, SHERYL E Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $62,604.19 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, FRANCISCO R Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $62,603.96 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, BRIDGET A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $62,603.65 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMONS, JILL L Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $62,603.33 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERNERT-LARREA, LEE B Employer name Corning Community College Amount $62,603.31 Date 03/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, ROCHELLE L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $62,603.29 Date 12/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANPHEAR, JASON L Employer name Seneca County Amount $62,603.26 Date 08/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLANO, RICHARD Employer name City of Rye Amount $62,603.15 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STATHAM, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Greene County Amount $62,602.57 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIEDRA, ALFREDO Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $62,602.11 Date 09/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NATALE, DOMENIC J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $62,602.01 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNZ, BRENDA L Employer name Town of Islip Amount $62,600.99 Date 07/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MILLAN, SUZETTE A Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $62,600.67 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUBBS, CARL J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $62,599.87 Date 07/15/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINGHINELLI, JAMES Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $62,599.64 Date 06/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, THOMAS C Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $62,599.44 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOERING, RICK M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $62,599.44 Date 11/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANOWSKI, MICHELE R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $62,599.37 Date 07/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LONG, STANLEY J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $62,599.24 Date 09/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACLEOD, THOMAS J Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $62,599.22 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEARY, MEGHAN J Employer name Monroe County Amount $62,599.15 Date 12/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LESLIE E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,599.10 Date 12/17/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, GLENN E Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $62,598.70 Date 05/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOTEN, JOHN P Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $62,598.64 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JOSEPH F Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $62,598.47 Date 06/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, BONNIE R Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $62,598.36 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIENKIEWICZ, ROBERT J Employer name Department of Health Amount $62,598.30 Date 03/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, PHILLIPA Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $62,598.29 Date 10/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, MEARLENE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $62,598.23 Date 11/16/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENOVESE, MICHAEL E Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $62,598.02 Date 10/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCIL, JEREMY R Employer name Town of Massena Amount $62,597.71 Date 04/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, RYAN L Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $62,597.63 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALERMO, FELICIA J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $62,597.50 Date 05/07/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAREZ, CYNTHIA J Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $62,597.50 Date 05/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $62,597.42 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, KAREN A Employer name Chemung County Amount $62,597.40 Date 05/29/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, TIMOTHY C Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $62,597.39 Date 07/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, JAMES P Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $62,596.77 Date 09/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, PAUL C Employer name Tioga County Amount $62,596.53 Date 09/10/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEVERT, WILLIAM R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $62,596.30 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRK, WENDY S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $62,596.05 Date 10/13/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKIEWICZ, ANTHONY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $62,595.76 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, BENJAMIN R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $62,595.67 Date 04/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMEL, BRIAN M Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $62,595.58 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ERIC J Employer name Monroe County Amount $62,595.45 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EWING, BRENDA J Employer name Department of Health Amount $62,595.13 Date 12/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENSTRACH, JEFFREY Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $62,595.01 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANPOELVOORDE, JUSTIN J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $62,594.98 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, EARL J Employer name City of Rome Amount $62,594.91 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HELLER, ROBERT J Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $62,594.87 Date 07/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALARNEAU, PETER J Employer name Fulton County Amount $62,594.84 Date 04/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIERNAN, KENNETH C Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $62,594.83 Date 01/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIDEI, THERESA Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $62,594.77 Date 09/30/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANVIER, PIERRE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $62,594.12 Date 02/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIMMER, TRACEY C Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $62,594.09 Date 07/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, CARLOS J Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $62,593.95 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, PATRICIA L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $62,593.90 Date 07/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAW, LISA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $62,593.80 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPKA, DEBORAH A Employer name Education Department Amount $62,593.47 Date 04/07/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHRHARDT, DANIEL R, JR Employer name Central Islip Fire District Amount $62,593.30 Date 01/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSSARD, SHAWN E Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $62,593.28 Date 04/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, BRANDON M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $62,593.21 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN-FREDA, LINOTE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $62,593.20 Date 10/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEBRUN, RANDY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $62,593.12 Date 03/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, CHRISTINA A Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $62,592.97 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, LISA M Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $62,592.77 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLT, DERYELL F Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $62,592.72 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System