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 ALZITOON, HOLLY P Employer name Tompkins County Amount $35,799.17 Date 01/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREYETTE, JAMIE A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $35,799.04 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEDFORD, VALERIE Employer name Erie County Amount $35,798.81 Date 07/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, LYDIA I Employer name City of Rochester Amount $35,798.72 Date 12/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, WILLIAM C, JR Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $35,798.55 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, ALEC J Employer name Village of West Carthage Amount $35,798.47 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WACHTER, DANA Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $35,797.83 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENCIA, ELIZABETH A Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $35,797.52 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTROSS, SANDRA V Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $35,797.27 Date 08/20/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ALSTYNE, DONALD J Employer name Town of Coeymans Amount $35,797.02 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERVIUS, GESNER Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $35,796.96 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORTO, FRANCISCA S Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $35,796.96 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, STEPHEN J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $35,796.65 Date 07/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, ANGUS Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $35,796.46 Date 02/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEISEL, SIERRA E Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $35,796.33 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMEELE, MARJORIE H Employer name Wayne County Amount $35,795.92 Date 09/19/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CHARLENE E Employer name Binghamton Housing Authority Amount $35,795.68 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, KIMBERLY K Employer name Binghamton Housing Authority Amount $35,795.68 Date 07/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, BRIAN G Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $35,795.64 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABEL, MATTHEW J Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $35,795.63 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTTI, JEANIE M Employer name Town of Windham Amount $35,795.56 Date 04/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, CHRISTINE S Employer name Lyndonville CSD Amount $35,795.40 Date 01/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILD, SARAH K Employer name Broome County Amount $35,795.18 Date 05/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESPOT, DOMENICA Employer name Nassau County Amount $35,795.13 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSIER, MIKE Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $35,795.04 Date 01/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROUGH, SHARON L Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $35,794.89 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMENDAT, BARBARA A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $35,794.08 Date 01/26/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABST, DANIEL J Employer name Water Auth of West Nassau Co Amount $35,794.08 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, BONNIE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $35,793.80 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILCHER, JAMES J Employer name Rockland County Amount $35,793.76 Date 06/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRER, CELESTE Employer name Westchester County Amount $35,793.57 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBERT, CHRISTINE P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,792.98 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSON, DONNA J Employer name Hermon-Dekalb CSD Amount $35,792.74 Date 09/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAWN, NEIL R Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $35,791.80 Date 05/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALCIONE, PAUL R, JR Employer name Port Jefferson UFSD Amount $35,791.75 Date 03/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MARIA A Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $35,791.68 Date 02/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOROPLYAS, LIDIYA Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $35,791.56 Date 02/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOROPLYAS, PETRO Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $35,791.56 Date 01/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,791.09 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTO, STEVEN M Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $35,791.09 Date 12/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, LAURA LEE Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $35,791.04 Date 09/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, STACEY E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $35,791.03 Date 06/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CHESNEY, JEFFREY C Employer name Erie County Amount $35,790.39 Date 12/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEY, JAN M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $35,790.19 Date 08/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTIGLIANO, ELIZABETH Employer name New York Public Library Amount $35,790.18 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROM, FREDRICK W Employer name Town of Rochester Amount $35,789.12 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTIN, WENDY A Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $35,788.95 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAMMER, TERESA L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $35,788.93 Date 12/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEUNEMAN, ROBERT M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $35,788.85 Date 12/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIEZIO, EUGENE T Employer name Greenwich CSD Amount $35,788.55 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, MELANIE L Employer name Greenburgh Eleven UFSD Amount $35,788.46 Date 01/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, MICHELLE L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $35,788.18 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, WILLIAM J Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $35,787.80 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMACHER, MARGARET M Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $35,787.48 Date 09/17/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC AVEY, THERESA Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $35,787.10 Date 07/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIALEK, HEATHER D Employer name Erie County Amount $35,786.99 Date 07/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFILIPPO, LESLEE L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $35,786.97 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWAB, CATHERINE A Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $35,786.70 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHUR, GUNJAN Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $35,786.67 Date 01/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, DONNA H Employer name Town of Ogden Amount $35,786.36 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTINGTON, LORENE A Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $35,786.30 Date 04/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, SARAH Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $35,786.25 Date 07/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIELSON, BONNIE J Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $35,786.08 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, PATRICK E Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $35,785.80 Date 10/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAAS, AMY P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $35,785.67 Date 08/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, ANTHONY D Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $35,785.62 Date 04/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROTH, MARK T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $35,785.55 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLOS, CONSTANCE M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $35,785.46 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, NICHOLAS Z Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $35,785.22 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIENHARDT, LORABELLE A Employer name Cortland County Amount $35,784.82 Date 08/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAINES, NICOLE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $35,784.78 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, LYNN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $35,784.22 Date 10/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, SABINE M Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $35,784.11 Date 06/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UMAR, ABDUL K Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $35,783.81 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, TUNISIA L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $35,783.66 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OROPALLO, HOLLY A Employer name Albany County Amount $35,783.51 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNES, CATHERINE F Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $35,783.25 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGUORI, DONNA R Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $35,783.20 Date 10/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, PAULINE Z Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $35,783.07 Date 02/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCANIO, ISMAEL, JR Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $35,783.06 Date 09/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELD, BARBARA A Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $35,782.93 Date 05/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIONE, CAROLE ANN Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $35,782.78 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, FRANKLIN J Employer name Chenango County Amount $35,782.72 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEELEY, KENDRA A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $35,782.64 Date 02/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKS, RACHAEL A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $35,782.64 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKRIDGE, DAWN Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $35,782.61 Date 04/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTIVOGLIO, SHERRY M Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $35,782.35 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMBRIANO, VICKI L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $35,782.30 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAVENWORTH, KAREN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,782.18 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPUR, SATINDER Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $35,782.15 Date 01/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOGLAS, GENEVIEVE N Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $35,781.85 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPKOWSKI, DORCEE B Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $35,781.74 Date 10/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENEY, CHRISTINA N Employer name New York Public Library Amount $35,781.73 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRUS, ERIC W Employer name Education Department Amount $35,781.69 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUZO, BRENDA BARNEY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $35,781.60 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, SUZANNE M Employer name Erie County Amount $35,781.55 Date 10/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, BARBARA J Employer name Ulster County Amount $35,781.20 Date 01/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GYURITS, DEANNA Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $35,781.16 Date 10/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCINI, JEFFREY R Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $35,781.12 Date 04/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CHRISTINE J Employer name Albany County Amount $35,780.98 Date 06/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System