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 GRZEGOREK, LIDIA M Employer name Town of Ontario Amount $19,586.91 Date 01/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIRT, MEGAN M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $19,586.88 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMANGA, JEAN-MARIE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $19,586.85 Date 02/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, GLORIA J Employer name Rensselaer City School Dist Amount $19,586.48 Date 09/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ALEXIS Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $19,586.48 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAWE, DEBORAH C Employer name Monroe County Amount $19,586.43 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, MARJORIE A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $19,586.29 Date 12/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHARD, MARY K Employer name Cornell University Amount $19,586.00 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, JOHN J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $19,585.58 Date 12/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, ERNESTINE S Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $19,585.48 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, MARCELLA F Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $19,585.38 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENER, DEBORAH A Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $19,584.67 Date 11/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, LORI J Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $19,584.64 Date 11/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCKCROFT, LAUREN A Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $19,584.60 Date 07/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, GREGORY N Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $19,584.42 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGADONE, DIANE M Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $19,584.08 Date 05/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSAUD, DAVE Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $19,584.02 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESSETTE, DARLENE P Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $19,583.93 Date 11/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETKOVSKI, HALYNA Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $19,583.62 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ERIN E Employer name Lewis County Amount $19,583.58 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NANGLE, STEVEN P Employer name Cornell University Amount $19,583.34 Date 10/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERSOLE, JEANNE Z Employer name Town of Collins Amount $19,583.28 Date 03/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, PATRICK R Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $19,582.97 Date 10/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLREIGEL, JENNIFER L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $19,582.88 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBLE, MARTIE J Employer name Afton CSD Amount $19,582.73 Date 06/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, AMY M Employer name Mt Pleasant Cottage Sch UFSD Amount $19,582.64 Date 03/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCULLION, EDMUND R Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $19,582.56 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGLIACCIO, SYLVIA Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $19,582.56 Date 09/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORTOSO, BARBARA J Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $19,582.15 Date 10/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRABELLA, ALISON M Employer name Longwood Public Library Amount $19,581.85 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASON, MARY E Employer name Columbia County Amount $19,581.60 Date 09/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALOMO, FLORENCE M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $19,581.34 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIENTEK, JILL M Employer name Holland CSD Amount $19,581.20 Date 02/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MICHAEL J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $19,581.08 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSEN, NICHOLAS R Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $19,580.51 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLAND, JOSHUA C Employer name Town of Humphrey Amount $19,580.45 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTNETT, STACY A Employer name Village of Depew Amount $19,580.22 Date 03/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, ANNA M Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $19,580.12 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LONG, ROBIN A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $19,579.82 Date 03/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARULLO, MARY ELLEN Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $19,579.69 Date 03/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSSET, ALISON Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $19,579.29 Date 04/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, NYLA L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $19,578.96 Date 02/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOERSCHLEIN, JACQUELINE A Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $19,578.64 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCARELLA, MARIANNA Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $19,578.21 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONETO, MELANIE Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $19,577.98 Date 09/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLGAN, BRIAN P Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $19,577.84 Date 01/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, MELISSA A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $19,577.82 Date 02/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI RENZO, MICHAEL W Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $19,577.06 Date 12/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCZKOWSKI, MARY A Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $19,576.82 Date 05/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENOLDS, PENNY A Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $19,576.33 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONAVITACOLA, AGATA A Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $19,576.20 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, ZORAIDA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,575.89 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNRO, JACQUELINE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $19,575.80 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUERHAFER, HARRY M Employer name Webster CSD Amount $19,575.53 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORKOWSKI, CARRIE ANN Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $19,575.49 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDWIG, SUSAN E Employer name Granville CSD Amount $19,575.39 Date 10/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, CYNTHIA Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $19,575.36 Date 01/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLCE, LISA A Employer name Village of Pleasantville Amount $19,575.00 Date 03/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, RHONDA L Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $19,574.77 Date 10/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMPF, HARRY W Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $19,574.72 Date 04/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, MICHAEL A Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $19,574.65 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIEL, AMY J Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $19,574.56 Date 02/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTLES, DOROTHEA A Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $19,574.38 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORENDORF, JANICE P Employer name Town of German Flatts Amount $19,573.52 Date 06/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROTSCH, WAYNE R Employer name Victor CSD Amount $19,573.49 Date 10/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASSENZIO, JOSEPHINE Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $19,573.45 Date 10/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRAN, CRESCENCIO Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $19,573.32 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWART, ELIZABETH Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $19,573.20 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LERCH, LOUIS H, II Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $19,572.68 Date 02/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOFKO, ELLEN M Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $19,572.47 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIEVE, LINDA M Employer name Groton CSD Amount $19,572.42 Date 06/19/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SHA-HIEM O Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $19,572.00 Date 07/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, CARLOS Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $19,571.90 Date 04/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, TREVOR L Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $19,571.48 Date 08/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POULIN, ASHLEY D Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $19,571.44 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, DESIREE Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $19,571.37 Date 02/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARRON, DONNA M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $19,570.69 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLNER, DONNA J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $19,569.96 Date 01/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, WILLIAM C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $19,569.38 Date 11/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMINGWAY, EARL J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $19,568.49 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, THORTON L Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $19,568.47 Date 12/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KECK, ANNETTE M Employer name Dundee CSD Amount $19,568.23 Date 09/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUALANDI, JEFFREY P Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $19,568.19 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRIGHT, RUTH A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $19,568.03 Date 02/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGULLA, BARBARA A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,567.90 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CWIK, DARIA L Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,567.90 Date 02/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIELE, CATHERINE G Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,567.90 Date 06/02/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEOGHAN, MARIANNE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,567.90 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, MICHELLE L Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,567.90 Date 10/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARONG, MEGHAN C Employer name Erie County Amount $19,567.90 Date 08/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURO, CLAUDIA A Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $19,567.55 Date 10/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIARAVINO, LEO M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $19,567.29 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEBBINS, ROBERT J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $19,566.91 Date 12/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMORE, JUSTIN R Employer name Seneca County Amount $19,566.63 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYCKOFF, JACLYN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $19,566.58 Date 10/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYNAN-NICOLL, MARY K Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $19,566.22 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, TANYA D Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $19,566.18 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILBRAND, KATHLEEN M Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $19,565.74 Date 03/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE GROW, LISA M Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $19,565.39 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTTUSO, CINDY M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $19,565.12 Date 09/04/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System