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 BOKMAN, MICHELE K Employer name Genesee County Amount $55,315.40 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORCHERDT, JEFFREY R Employer name Ulster Co Resource Recovery Ag Amount $55,314.91 Date 04/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVEE, ROBERT J Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $55,314.66 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, AUDRA M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $55,314.64 Date 06/20/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, VICTORIA A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $55,314.60 Date 04/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGADA, FREDRICK O Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $55,314.24 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, DANIEL H Employer name Chemung County Amount $55,314.15 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, RACHEL Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $55,314.13 Date 06/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNARD, GARY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $55,314.04 Date 12/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISE, LINDA R Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $55,313.64 Date 03/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDICT, KEITH A Employer name Oneida County Amount $55,312.90 Date 07/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONE, THERESA J Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $55,312.77 Date 02/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, JOSELITO Employer name City of Rochester Amount $55,312.72 Date 06/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLAVIA, LENORA J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $55,312.58 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEGLIO, CHRISTINE E Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $55,312.51 Date 10/02/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JILL M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $55,312.31 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARMOROWSKI, RAYMOND M Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $55,312.07 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONTIUS, CHARLES K Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $55,311.90 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILG, APRIL L Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $55,311.64 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAR, LAURA F Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $55,311.62 Date 10/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, BRIAN K Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $55,311.22 Date 03/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMORE, ERICA L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $55,311.20 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, GERALDINE J Employer name Town of Southeast Amount $55,310.63 Date 02/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIRRELLO, THERESA A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $55,310.53 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, BRENDON M Employer name Town of Bethel Amount $55,310.51 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITTEREISER, DANIEL Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $55,310.38 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALLMER, JAMES G, JR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $55,310.14 Date 11/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUFFOLINO, VINCENT Employer name Nassau County Amount $55,310.08 Date 01/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOERNER-PARGAMENT, LINDA J Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $55,310.06 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURAN, MARY C Employer name Department of Health Amount $55,310.00 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALL, EDWARD J, JR Employer name Oneida County Amount $55,309.82 Date 09/28/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ROBIN Employer name Broome County Amount $55,309.74 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGIONCALDA, JOHN C Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $55,308.72 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SHANNON T Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $55,308.68 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIKE, JESSICA L Employer name Livingston County Amount $55,308.40 Date 08/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMALHETE, DANIEL D Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $55,308.39 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCANO, ERIC M Employer name Ontario County Amount $55,308.20 Date 08/14/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINER, TERRY Employer name Lewis County Amount $55,308.06 Date 04/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAULIEU, JORDAN M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $55,308.02 Date 08/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, DONALD G Employer name Bath Mun Utility Commission Amount $55,307.83 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIRGO-COLE, DENISE C Employer name Columbia County Amount $55,307.77 Date 07/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, LINCOLN C Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $55,307.28 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, MARTA Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $55,307.12 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYO, ROSEMARIE Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $55,307.12 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, EMANUEL Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $55,307.04 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGELSANG, RITA J Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $55,306.99 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRACUSE, BENJAMIN R Employer name Village of Fredonia Amount $55,306.50 Date 06/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAN WICKLEN, JAMES L Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $55,305.58 Date 03/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHACH, WILLIAM S Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $55,305.21 Date 05/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARI, BONNIE M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $55,304.97 Date 05/03/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTRUM, RYAN J Employer name Ulster County Amount $55,304.58 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, KELLY E Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $55,304.42 Date 04/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, MARIE M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $55,304.36 Date 04/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC AVOY, SUSAN E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $55,304.29 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, BRADLEY D Employer name Department of Health Amount $55,304.28 Date 07/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TISSIERA, TERRI L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $55,304.02 Date 06/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBLE, ROBERT J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $55,303.96 Date 08/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OZBEK, MICHAEL B Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $55,303.92 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, DAVID A Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $55,303.58 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, DAWN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $55,303.49 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODROW, JOSEPH W Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $55,303.11 Date 08/26/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRINGFIELD, HEIDI L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $55,303.09 Date 04/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORLANDO, TARA Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $55,302.83 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIONI, RICHARD D Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $55,302.31 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Town of Islip Amount $55,302.08 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYWOOD, RICHARD G Employer name Allegany County Amount $55,301.96 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI COCCO, LAWRENCE D Employer name Schenectady County Amount $55,301.96 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, BOBBY P Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $55,301.51 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLEGAS, JASON O Employer name City of Rochester Amount $55,301.33 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROMAN, ENRIQUE Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $55,301.25 Date 10/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, RICHARD J, JR Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $55,301.06 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSS, TIMOTHY O Employer name Onondaga Co Res Rec Agcy Amount $55,300.86 Date 05/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEITHEUSER, STEPHEN P Employer name Schenectady County Amount $55,300.76 Date 02/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMAO, JOHN J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $55,300.62 Date 11/09/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, COLLEEN A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $55,300.62 Date 10/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOCASALE, MARY ANN Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $55,300.62 Date 01/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABA, LORI A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $55,300.62 Date 07/31/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAGLER, CHERYL L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $55,300.62 Date 07/02/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYAKU, KWAME M Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $55,300.55 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUEKER, EMMA R Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $55,299.55 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIAM, SYLVESTER Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $55,299.44 Date 06/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGO, LINDA J Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $55,299.35 Date 11/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGAWSKI, JACK R Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $55,299.35 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTFALL, ANNE E Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $55,299.21 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, DOREEN M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $55,299.02 Date 09/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINNEY, CRAIG Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $55,298.98 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUREVICIUS, THERESA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $55,298.86 Date 08/07/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERI, LINDSAY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $55,298.76 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, ROBERT P Employer name Monroe County Amount $55,298.71 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WAGNER, JOHN Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $55,298.32 Date 02/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEALE, JANE F Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $55,297.94 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLTNER, DAVID J Employer name Education Department Amount $55,297.75 Date 01/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLEY, DIANE Employer name Town of Pelham Amount $55,297.50 Date 01/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUDINO, DONNA M Employer name Webster CSD Amount $55,297.50 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILLER, MARY JO Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $55,297.40 Date 09/01/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANDEL, ROBERT M, JR Employer name Education Department Amount $55,297.23 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, DIPIKA V Employer name Village of Ardsley Amount $55,297.22 Date 09/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALIAFERRO, EVE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $55,297.06 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTI, JOHN C Employer name Erie County Amount $55,296.99 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALERIO, JOHN W Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $55,296.94 Date 11/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System