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 KIMBALL, SHAWN R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,553.92 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIP, ANTHONY Employer name Westchester County Amount $42,553.88 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLANG, CAROL A Employer name Albany County Amount $42,553.63 Date 01/02/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAYTON, JOHN R Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $42,553.53 Date 07/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, JAMI LYN Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $42,553.41 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JAMES M Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,553.17 Date 06/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DCRUZ, NELSON J Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $42,552.95 Date 10/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, PATRICIA D Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,552.83 Date 08/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREY, CYNTHIA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,552.79 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, TAKISHA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $42,552.77 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATOS, SARIELYS M Employer name Erie County Amount $42,552.64 Date 12/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGGIO, HARRISON J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $42,552.45 Date 06/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIRINDONGO, BRENDA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $42,552.20 Date 11/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, KIM Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,551.90 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERAN, MARIE M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,551.90 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NG, LINDA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,551.90 Date 07/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKSON, SHARON C Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,551.90 Date 02/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, LUIS A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,551.90 Date 03/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, REINA E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,551.90 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERONE, ANTONETTA Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $42,551.82 Date 09/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANOWSKI, SARAH C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $42,551.72 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SICKLE, JOSEPH Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,551.70 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KAREN M Employer name Southern Cayuga CSD Amount $42,551.59 Date 09/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMANN, TAMMY J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,551.56 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWDISH, JOHN P, II Employer name Town of Charleston Amount $42,551.38 Date 03/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSES, JENNIFER M Employer name Broome County Amount $42,551.24 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOCK, SHANNON D Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $42,551.16 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, DANIEL D Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $42,551.13 Date 05/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINCH, LINDA A Employer name Catskill Otb Corp. Amount $42,551.00 Date 08/23/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAILEY, JOY A Employer name Broome County Amount $42,550.90 Date 02/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSUMANO, LUCIAN R Employer name South Beach Childrens Serv Amount $42,550.50 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, KENNETH Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,550.27 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, GERHILD A Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $42,549.76 Date 03/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, GARY W Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $42,549.66 Date 08/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMER, PAMELA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,549.12 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGE, KENNETH P Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $42,549.12 Date 04/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, KATRINA L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,549.12 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENNIG, BILLIE SUE Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $42,549.12 Date 12/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, LAUREN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $42,549.08 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, KESHA M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,548.95 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCILLA, JOSEPH P, JR Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $42,548.80 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, BRENDEN M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $42,548.78 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, CYNTHIA L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,548.47 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUALE, JOSEPH Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $42,548.44 Date 02/26/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SECOR, CURTIS F, JR Employer name Rensselaer City School Dist Amount $42,548.36 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWSER, RONALD J Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $42,548.34 Date 08/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCIARDI, AMANDA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $42,548.27 Date 03/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JOSEPH E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $42,548.19 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAKAS, LISA A Employer name Barker CSD Amount $42,548.03 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVINE, SHANON C Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $42,548.01 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGAN, SARA J Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $42,547.91 Date 08/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, JAMIE C Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $42,547.71 Date 06/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, FAITHLYN A H Employer name Westchester County Amount $42,547.66 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICIANO, ROBERTO, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $42,547.57 Date 01/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, CURTIS Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $42,547.50 Date 08/11/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, NELSON E Employer name Town of Hannibal Amount $42,547.49 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEROLD, STEPHANIE E Employer name City of Albany Amount $42,547.41 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRIN, JOSEPH LJ Employer name Allegany County Amount $42,547.33 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITSTIFER, DENNIS A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $42,547.32 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, RYAN E Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $42,547.32 Date 10/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHENK, LISA M Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $42,547.13 Date 03/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNE, RICK J Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $42,547.12 Date 07/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHER, LUTHER D Employer name Town of Alma Amount $42,547.00 Date 01/19/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALERMO, LORI A Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $42,546.77 Date 11/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEADON, TARA A Employer name Chemung County Amount $42,546.58 Date 08/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNER, THOMAS K Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $42,546.51 Date 04/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ANJELICA Y Employer name Orange County Amount $42,546.48 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERSTEIN, SHARI L Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $42,546.06 Date 11/23/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MARJORIE J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $42,546.04 Date 02/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINATO, SUSAN Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $42,546.03 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, MELANIE W Employer name Lake Pleasant CSD Amount $42,545.68 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUHART, PATRICIA P Employer name Berlin CSD Amount $42,545.66 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICKS, CHARLENE Y Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $42,545.54 Date 06/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOWERS, SANDRA Y Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,545.36 Date 05/25/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKE, AMI E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,545.33 Date 02/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLSWORTH, PETER A Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $42,545.22 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVIO, VINCENT J Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $42,545.16 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, EARL S Employer name City of Oswego Amount $42,545.02 Date 03/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, ADAM J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $42,545.00 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTO, PAUL Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $42,544.85 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEHER, BREILLE A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $42,544.59 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLECKER, PAMELA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $42,544.33 Date 06/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKAD, FREDERICK G Employer name Cayuga County Amount $42,544.23 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECCARI, JULIA M Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $42,544.06 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTURIN, CATHERINE L Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $42,544.06 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPE, KELLY L Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $42,544.00 Date 10/16/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROLL, GARY E Employer name Town of Camden Amount $42,544.00 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, DAVID, JR Employer name Town of Camden Amount $42,544.00 Date 11/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YERDON, BRETT W Employer name Town of Camden Amount $42,544.00 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEN, BEVERLY R Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $42,543.88 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, JONATHAN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,543.83 Date 04/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, GLORIA J Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,543.83 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADE, SUSAN M Employer name Broome County Amount $42,543.69 Date 05/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAK, BARBIE S Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $42,543.59 Date 06/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISTRIC, EDINA Employer name Oneida County Amount $42,543.48 Date 10/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENOVESE, JAMES J Employer name Oneida County Amount $42,543.41 Date 02/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONIECZNY, STEPHEN J Employer name Genesee County Amount $42,543.17 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSARA, ANNETTE J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $42,543.12 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMEROY, MAGDALENA M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $42,542.88 Date 08/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNCH, SHAMEYIA Q Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $42,542.80 Date 10/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System