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 CROPPER, MASHANDIA L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $57,491.06 Date 04/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLINGER, RANDAL J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $57,490.99 Date 07/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORFLEET, ONYSHA D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $57,490.97 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YATES, ERNEST E, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $57,490.45 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALAID, VIRGIL E Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $57,490.34 Date 06/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLILLO, MARY ANN P Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $57,490.24 Date 02/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURER, PETER J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $57,490.03 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPER, ANN-MARIE Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $57,489.90 Date 02/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPHERE, DALE F Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $57,489.83 Date 03/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMOUR, DAVID P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $57,489.77 Date 05/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUDETTE, PETER S Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $57,489.77 Date 12/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, KENNETH G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $57,489.67 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIMOLA, MATTHEW G Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $57,489.61 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, BRIAN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,489.51 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMACHER, WENDY A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $57,489.42 Date 08/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELLIS, JOSEPH S Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $57,489.41 Date 10/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLARINO, JEFFREY S Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $57,489.24 Date 11/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, MARIA M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $57,489.04 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTHE, SHEREE A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $57,488.96 Date 05/31/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORWATH, EDIE C Employer name Monroe County Amount $57,488.92 Date 08/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATWOOD, MICHAEL K Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $57,488.76 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, TERRY A Employer name Montgomery County Amount $57,488.38 Date 11/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANINGER, SUSANNE M Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $57,488.28 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY, KELLIE A Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $57,488.28 Date 05/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASENKOPF, HARALD J Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $57,487.94 Date 12/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIASOTTI, MARIE-ELENA Employer name Dutchess County Amount $57,487.74 Date 05/13/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, DENNIS P Employer name City of Kingston Amount $57,487.33 Date 09/06/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNTSEN, DOREEN A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $57,487.17 Date 06/25/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, TAMMY R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $57,486.83 Date 07/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, LEONARD W Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $57,486.74 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUSTINGER, KRISTEN M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $57,486.26 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, REGINA M Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $57,486.14 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, WILLIAM Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $57,486.04 Date 06/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTI, AMY B Employer name Town of Evans Amount $57,486.02 Date 07/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHE, KERRI L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $57,486.00 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERRY, CATHY R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $57,486.00 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, ANNE E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $57,485.87 Date 11/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, YOLANDA Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $57,485.74 Date 09/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RANDY R Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $57,485.54 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMANGINO, DOROTHY R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $57,485.26 Date 10/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINK, THOMAS J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $57,485.10 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, MICHAEL A Employer name Orange County Amount $57,484.90 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENNER, JOHN F Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $57,484.58 Date 09/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDIFORD, LINDA Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $57,484.56 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONIOR, VICTORIA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $57,484.45 Date 08/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, DERRICK F Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $57,484.43 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOL, JILL MARIE Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $57,484.40 Date 09/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, KAREN Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $57,484.40 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, MATTHEW R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $57,484.35 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMP, SHEILA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $57,484.31 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, ROBIN R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $57,484.24 Date 02/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUOSO, OTELLO G, JR Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $57,483.92 Date 12/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, AARON B Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $57,483.69 Date 11/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUNDEN, STACEY A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $57,483.67 Date 11/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDT, LISA M Employer name Education Department Amount $57,483.61 Date 02/25/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEYANT, RAMONITA Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $57,483.23 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MAUREEN E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $57,483.19 Date 03/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMBROSIA, DAVID M Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $57,483.13 Date 08/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, TARA L Employer name Education Department Amount $57,483.05 Date 01/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALCENAT, ALAIN Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $57,483.02 Date 06/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DE MARK, ERIC S Employer name Village of Cornwall Amount $57,482.95 Date 07/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYSTRON, WANDA M Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $57,482.62 Date 08/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGANA, CHERYL Employer name Onondaga County Amount $57,482.56 Date 03/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, KEVIN J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $57,482.42 Date 01/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, MARY ANN Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $57,482.19 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGAR, SANDRA Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $57,482.01 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAVID E Employer name Seneca County Amount $57,481.88 Date 11/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JUSTIN E Employer name Town of Greece Amount $57,481.80 Date 11/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BLANC, MICHAEL J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,481.32 Date 05/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATING, RICHARD P Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $57,481.29 Date 09/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHARRAM, DONALD G Employer name Village of Holley Amount $57,480.87 Date 07/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELDEN, ANDREW P Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $57,480.67 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MEGAN L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $57,480.67 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENEA, GARY M Employer name Village of Gowanda Amount $57,480.59 Date 02/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEIL, MAXINE Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $57,480.52 Date 11/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LA TOYA D Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $57,480.51 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDERSCHEID-KERN, PATRICIA A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $57,480.41 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLANVILLE, DAVID L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $57,479.96 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARQUEZ, RAFAEL Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $57,479.69 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HORN, SEAN M Employer name Town of Putnam Valley Amount $57,479.68 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISRAEL, PRECIOUS U Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $57,479.65 Date 06/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEUTCSH, JAMES C Employer name Middle Island Fire District Amount $57,479.65 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBINFELD, JASON Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $57,479.54 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TOBY E Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $57,479.43 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ERIC J Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $57,479.21 Date 07/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, SHARON L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $57,479.00 Date 02/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSSONT, VICTORIA S Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $57,478.94 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, RALPH D Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $57,478.91 Date 02/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDERLICH, STEPHEN E Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $57,478.88 Date 02/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCHANOWSKI, BRENDA J Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $57,478.84 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLOWAY, JOHN E Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $57,478.71 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMELLO, RENEE K Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $57,478.51 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, CYNTHIA S Employer name Orange County Amount $57,478.36 Date 04/18/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, SAMUEL R Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $57,478.08 Date 07/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, TODD R Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $57,477.87 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, SCOTT C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $57,477.81 Date 02/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, ROBERT R Employer name Town of Evans Amount $57,477.79 Date 04/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERRINGTON, WILLIAM E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $57,477.72 Date 07/31/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDERARO, THOMAS A Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $57,477.43 Date 06/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERESTAL, MARJORY G Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $57,477.42 Date 02/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System