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 TIRELLA, DEBRA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $46,255.38 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHERYL D Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $46,255.37 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMDEHOLL, NEVILLE Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $46,254.96 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMAS, HARRIET Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $46,254.96 Date 08/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, LILLIAN M Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $46,254.96 Date 12/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO, LAIFONG ZOE Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $46,254.96 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, PAMELA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $46,254.96 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'GORMAN, ANTOINETTE Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $46,254.96 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ALVA D Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $46,254.95 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, VIRGINIA S Employer name Nassau County Amount $46,254.94 Date 09/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINA-JACK, JOANN Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $46,254.92 Date 01/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEESMER, DONNA L Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $46,254.78 Date 02/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGH, MICHAEL P Employer name Albany County Amount $46,254.59 Date 10/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTINI, CATHERINE Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $46,254.48 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINACCIO, CHERYL L Employer name Webster CSD Amount $46,254.40 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIFF, SUSAN L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $46,254.26 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FRANCESCO, DOMINICK P Employer name Schenectady County Amount $46,254.26 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JODY L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $46,254.08 Date 10/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, KATHLEEN A Employer name Village of Catskill Amount $46,254.08 Date 01/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIPPOLIS, DONA K Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $46,253.94 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINS, JOHN P Employer name Dutchess County Amount $46,253.88 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEIG, SUSAN ANN Employer name Education Department Amount $46,253.78 Date 08/03/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOKINGHAM, ROBERT H, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $46,253.58 Date 07/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, DANIELLE J Employer name Town of Greece Amount $46,253.50 Date 01/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, CARL Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $46,253.46 Date 06/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARK J Employer name Oneida County Amount $46,253.33 Date 04/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEE, LORRAINE M Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $46,253.30 Date 10/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, TIMOTHY C Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $46,253.27 Date 11/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $46,253.25 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, ALEIDA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $46,253.10 Date 11/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTON, SARAH L Employer name Huntington Memorial Library Amount $46,253.09 Date 04/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEL, JOHN G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $46,252.84 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, BARRY L Employer name Town of Jerusalem Amount $46,252.56 Date 07/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, SHEILA Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $46,252.56 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CANDIA, JOSEPH P Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $46,252.48 Date 09/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIM, CYNTHIA LU Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $46,252.26 Date 09/13/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELYEA, ROBERT D Employer name Cornell University Amount $46,251.82 Date 01/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, ALAN R Employer name Madison County Amount $46,251.66 Date 11/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOLOTTA, RENEE Employer name Erie County Amount $46,251.64 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCCO-PETRELLA, KRISTIN E Employer name Town of Cortlandville Amount $46,251.54 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, ERNESTINE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $46,251.42 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STINCONE, CHRISTINA M Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $46,251.31 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNORS, HEIDI R Employer name Albany County Amount $46,251.30 Date 08/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINTZEL, ZDZISLAWA J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $46,251.07 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'RIORDAN, EMER A Employer name South Orangetown CSD Amount $46,250.90 Date 02/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLBEIN, TIMOTHY S Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $46,250.88 Date 01/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTANA, BARBARA Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $46,250.80 Date 05/24/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, GARY S Employer name Orange County Amount $46,250.75 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYCOFF, NANCY A Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $46,250.33 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, PETER G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $46,250.27 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATE, DANA L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $46,250.21 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHNKE, JOHN E Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $46,250.12 Date 11/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, INGRID M Employer name Cornell University Amount $46,250.10 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JAIME A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $46,249.50 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISSBLUM, ELLEN N Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $46,249.30 Date 11/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITBECK, RICHARD N Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $46,249.29 Date 08/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGLESTON, SCOT T Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $46,249.06 Date 12/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLSER, DEBORAH R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,248.97 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SOUSA, NORMA M Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $46,248.89 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULYAS, JOSEPH A Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $46,248.85 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, JERRALYN N Employer name City of Rochester Amount $46,248.67 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOZZUTO, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $46,248.46 Date 10/24/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, LISA P Employer name Department of Health Amount $46,248.41 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, KEVIN R Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $46,248.37 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, ROBERT G Employer name Town of Clarkson Amount $46,248.31 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVEE, LEON A, JR Employer name Corinth CSD Amount $46,247.93 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DERRICK Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $46,247.82 Date 06/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSKWA, MARIA R Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $46,247.58 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYTELL, ROBERT M Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $46,247.52 Date 11/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEECROFT, DONALD A Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $46,247.48 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYRPAK, SARAH Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $46,247.44 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FETHERBAY, REBECCA S Employer name Tioga County Amount $46,247.08 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THUNDATHIL, ZACHARIAS JOHN Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $46,246.72 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADSHAW, HELEN S Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $46,246.37 Date 03/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS-GILCHRIST, DENISE Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,246.36 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, MARY L Employer name Village of Albion Amount $46,246.20 Date 09/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARONHALT, JARED J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $46,246.01 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDOMSKI, STEFAN J Employer name Oneida County Amount $46,245.87 Date 05/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCURI, ROCCO F, II Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $46,245.80 Date 06/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGER, DEBORAH A Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $46,245.77 Date 01/26/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLOW, BENNETT A Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $46,245.53 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNS, COLLEEN N Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $46,244.76 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLEE, CHRISTINE A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $46,244.70 Date 08/06/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, GRAIG A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,244.64 Date 05/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYCE, JUSTIN R Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $46,244.60 Date 09/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANASTASI, DOMINIC J Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $46,244.35 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHIBEE, KAREN M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $46,244.35 Date 10/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAZMINO, MAURICIO S Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $46,244.32 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUCEDO, MARTIN Employer name Orange County Amount $46,244.29 Date 12/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTLE, DARLENE A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $46,244.12 Date 04/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMONS, SHANITHA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,243.98 Date 10/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, ADRIAN O Employer name City of Rochester Amount $46,243.45 Date 12/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGE, DARIA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $46,243.40 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, TIMOTHY M Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $46,243.38 Date 07/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENTON, HEATHER A Employer name Broome County Amount $46,243.09 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOREND, KRISTINE E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $46,243.03 Date 02/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHRINGER, TODD P Employer name Town of Jefferson Amount $46,242.84 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST GEORGE, SUSAN L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $46,242.34 Date 08/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, CHRISTINA B Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $46,242.16 Date 12/27/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, ADAM E Employer name Broome County Amount $46,242.05 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System