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 TRIPATHY, SABITRI R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,570.42 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLI, VITO A Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $36,570.27 Date 01/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANELLIS, CARMELA Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $36,570.07 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNO, THERESA A Employer name Oneida County Amount $36,569.83 Date 10/14/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, CANDACE J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,569.58 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTOUTE, JASMINE H Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,569.58 Date 11/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVILLE, PETER R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $36,569.08 Date 06/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CARR, KADI B Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $36,569.04 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, ALAINA M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $36,568.99 Date 04/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIROCCO, ALEXIS J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $36,568.99 Date 04/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNER, KATHRYN L Employer name Broome County Amount $36,568.70 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEWERT, CYNTHIA A Employer name Genesee County Amount $36,568.50 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIDHAN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $36,568.27 Date 07/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOERR, KEVIN G Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,568.21 Date 09/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELTZ, MEGAN E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,567.85 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, THERESA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $36,567.52 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MELIAN, VALJEAN M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $36,567.26 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEGICH, SUZANNE L Employer name Montgomery County Amount $36,566.85 Date 01/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANELLI, NANCY L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $36,566.62 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHILL, RICHARD P Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $36,566.57 Date 06/08/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, ELIZABETH R Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $36,566.48 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUGH, DEBORAH L Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $36,566.09 Date 08/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VESELY, MELISSA J Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $36,565.86 Date 11/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, JESSE L Employer name Albany County Amount $36,565.75 Date 09/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIN, DEBORAH L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $36,565.66 Date 03/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, TONYA A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $36,565.22 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMM, FRANCINE A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $36,565.14 Date 12/03/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, STEVEN R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $36,565.14 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, ANDREW C Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $36,565.14 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBUTO, KAREN A Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $36,565.05 Date 05/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLMAN, WARREN A Employer name Victor CSD Amount $36,564.99 Date 08/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, DANIELLE M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $36,564.87 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, JUDITH E Employer name Village of Malverne Amount $36,564.86 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERBURGH, LAURIE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,564.81 Date 10/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DAVID R Employer name Dutchess County Amount $36,564.77 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, MARGARET E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $36,564.54 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, GARY T Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $36,564.54 Date 10/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, KENNETH F Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $36,564.12 Date 12/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO BIANCO, DEOBRAH R Employer name North Collins CSD Amount $36,563.96 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARYOFILLES, MARCIA M Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $36,563.92 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, LECIA B Employer name Washington County Amount $36,563.88 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOEMAKER, TERESA L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $36,563.36 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD-MC GOWAN, SARAH F Employer name Village of Marathon Amount $36,563.26 Date 04/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, HENSEY Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,563.24 Date 08/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, BRENDA L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $36,563.16 Date 08/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, SHANIESA M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $36,562.64 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGER, PHILLIP T Employer name Ulster County Amount $36,562.39 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, JOYCE M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $36,562.27 Date 12/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINA, MARIA R Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $36,562.23 Date 06/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULVER, ANTHONY D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $36,562.18 Date 09/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNGER, MARLEA J Employer name Oswego County Amount $36,562.14 Date 03/07/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENNARO, KAREN G Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $36,561.92 Date 02/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, THERESA L Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $36,561.90 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMELIO, PAUL R Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $36,561.79 Date 06/20/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURCELL, CHRISTINA L Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $36,561.33 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERRY, MATTIE P Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $36,561.04 Date 06/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASELLO, ADAM Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $36,560.96 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, RYAN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $36,560.86 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCI, CYNTHIA M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $36,560.82 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERALTA, ISMAEL Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $36,560.55 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, NICOLE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $36,560.51 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, KEVIN M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $36,560.38 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JACK C Employer name Town of Edwards Amount $36,560.25 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, THELMA D Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $36,560.23 Date 12/19/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPINAL, RINO Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $36,559.93 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADMORE, CIMONE L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $36,559.88 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNLEE, DANIELLE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $36,559.79 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, PATRICIA A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $36,559.72 Date 09/01/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MICHAEL F, SR Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $36,559.35 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLINGTON, ROBERT Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $36,559.08 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIN, THERESA M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $36,558.06 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORTHWICK, PAUL R Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $36,557.99 Date 02/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROMFIELD, MEGAN Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $36,557.98 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUIMETTE, GEORGE D Employer name Town of Chesterfield Amount $36,557.80 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSELA, GEORGETTE M Employer name Holland CSD Amount $36,557.63 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTISTA, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $36,556.40 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLIDAY, BRETT A Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $36,556.11 Date 11/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, DARLENE Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $36,556.03 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURR, SHARON R Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $36,555.90 Date 04/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLAND, CHRISTINA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $36,555.75 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, JONATHAN S Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $36,555.61 Date 09/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YARRINGTON, AMANDA L Employer name Candor CSD Amount $36,555.53 Date 09/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYE, LYNWOOD E Employer name City of Albany Amount $36,555.40 Date 06/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, JILL N Employer name Montgomery County Amount $36,555.06 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGHESE, RESHMA M Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $36,555.03 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEPINSKI, DEBRA A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $36,554.94 Date 05/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, JEANIE F Employer name Washington County Amount $36,554.56 Date 04/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAIR, PRIYA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $36,554.51 Date 06/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALBERT, TERRI A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,554.18 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEU, RICKY A Employer name La Fayette CSD Amount $36,553.76 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROMAN, ETHEL Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,553.74 Date 09/06/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, KELSEY M Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $36,553.74 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, JULIE R Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,553.73 Date 07/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FEO, BARBARA W Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $36,553.53 Date 05/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ANGELA R Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $36,553.52 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLUG, KEVIN R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $36,553.50 Date 03/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORNHOFT, PATRICIA A Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $36,553.49 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNDAKER, KIMBERLY K Employer name Lewis County Amount $36,553.18 Date 03/25/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GUGLIELMIS, MATTHEW R Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $36,553.17 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARENTE, MICHAEL A Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $36,553.13 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System