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.

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Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name PEGUERO, ALBERTO J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $62,029.59 Date 05/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, LEONARD C Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $62,029.34 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMANN, MEAGAN L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $62,029.05 Date 03/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAUGHN, ROGER E Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $62,028.92 Date 05/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, NANCY L Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $62,028.73 Date 02/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELLOWS-DAVIS, MARY E Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $62,028.72 Date 05/16/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTIN, ALLISON S Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $62,028.69 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMORE, GREGORY P Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $62,028.15 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QURESHI, DIANA M Employer name Hewlett Woodmere Pub Library Amount $62,028.08 Date 09/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWER, EDWARD M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $62,027.90 Date 12/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZALA, JAMES J Employer name Orange County Amount $62,027.85 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, EDWARD N Employer name Division of State Police Amount $62,027.77 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHAFER, TODD A Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $62,027.76 Date 02/16/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANAHAN, PAMELA A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $62,027.48 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SONIA M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $62,027.31 Date 10/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, TINA M Employer name Albany County Amount $62,027.25 Date 11/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPELLINO, MARK E Employer name Cornell University Amount $62,027.16 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANCATI, FRANCESCO Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $62,027.15 Date 02/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, RONNIE, JR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $62,026.84 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, GRADY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $62,026.78 Date 09/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHWORTH, FREDERICK B Employer name Albany County Amount $62,026.78 Date 10/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROIANNI, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $62,026.63 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CISCO, LANCE J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $62,026.58 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONVECCHIO, KAREN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $62,026.49 Date 04/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLT, TERRI P Employer name Town of Victor Amount $62,026.40 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, DONALD J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $62,026.37 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILMARTIN, MICHELE R Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $62,026.37 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE IESO, SCOTT M Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $62,026.02 Date 08/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTERI, PETER, JR Employer name Town of Cortlandville Amount $62,025.60 Date 12/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANECA, LOUISE D Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $62,025.40 Date 01/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVEZ, KENIA E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $62,025.25 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUPTA, SUBAH Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $62,024.80 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZZO, JOYCE C Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $62,024.00 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, ANTHONY J, III Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $62,023.97 Date 02/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICKERS, CAROL R Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $62,023.92 Date 01/22/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODLIFF, RICHARD J, II Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $62,023.90 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JONATHAN J Employer name Town of Newfane Amount $62,023.86 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $62,023.80 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS-PERALTA, DIEGO V Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $62,023.80 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERPLANCK, JOHN I Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $62,023.80 Date 05/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGARDUS, RYAN L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $62,023.78 Date 01/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MEO, MARIE C Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $62,023.63 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSPA, KENNETH Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $62,023.63 Date 06/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMIERI, APRIL A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $62,023.63 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, RANDY L Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $62,023.29 Date 06/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IGLIO, SUZANNE Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $62,023.25 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, STACEY M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $62,022.94 Date 07/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANCTIS, MARK J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $62,022.50 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, STEFANIE Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $62,022.35 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRIVEN, CHRISTIE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $62,022.35 Date 10/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONEAUX, DOMINIQUE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $62,021.89 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLEN, SHANE B Employer name Onondaga County Amount $62,021.77 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, JOSEPHINE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $62,021.50 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTOR, GLENN A Employer name Hewlett Woodmere Pub Library Amount $62,021.50 Date 04/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, NOREEN M Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $62,021.39 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAEZ, JONATHAN M Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $62,021.38 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORTORICE, MICHAEL P Employer name Hampton Bays Fire District Amount $62,021.21 Date 07/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANOIX, NADIA M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $62,020.98 Date 06/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEEGAN, JESSICA Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $62,020.89 Date 09/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERNOSKY, SUSAN N Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $62,020.88 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATISTI, FELICE Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $62,020.36 Date 09/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURKASZ, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $62,020.22 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIAZ, JOSE A Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $62,019.89 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMSON, STAFFORD A Employer name Hempstead Housing Authority Amount $62,019.84 Date 01/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, LEWIS A Employer name City of Albany Amount $62,019.82 Date 09/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TENACE, REBECCA L Employer name Education Department Amount $62,019.39 Date 05/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MICHELE L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $62,019.36 Date 12/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILL, KEVIN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $62,019.33 Date 10/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENISTON, LA VAUGHN N Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $62,019.19 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTA, KEVIN M Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $62,019.10 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMONS, LAWRENCE E, JR Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $62,018.83 Date 08/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, COREY A Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $62,018.70 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, JOHN P Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $62,018.65 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDERWOOD, MATTHEW R Employer name Albany County Amount $62,018.63 Date 08/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORO, CHARLES R Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $62,018.54 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO DOLCE, ADRIANA Employer name Islip Public Library Amount $62,018.48 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DANIEL K Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $62,018.47 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARITA, ANNMARIE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $62,018.37 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADICE, ROSE J Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $62,018.16 Date 05/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, TANYA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $62,018.00 Date 05/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, SUSAN J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $62,017.83 Date 07/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUERCHER, JEFFERY T Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $62,017.61 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESPO, EROHILDA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $62,016.99 Date 10/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFER, DEREK M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $62,016.97 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, MICHAEL D Employer name Oswego County Amount $62,016.70 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANZONE, ANTHONY, JR Employer name Saratoga County Amount $62,016.17 Date 10/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, BRIAN J Employer name City of Corning Amount $62,015.90 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HYATT, MICHAEL A Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $62,015.51 Date 04/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISGULA, LIAN M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $62,014.67 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NONNENMACHER, NORA L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $62,014.47 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRIGHT, HARRY M Employer name Greene County Amount $62,014.45 Date 09/01/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, MARJORIE C Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $62,014.30 Date 11/14/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFORD, CONNOR T Employer name Livingston County Amount $62,013.86 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVILLA, MATTHEW R Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $62,013.68 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SESSIONS, BRUCE F Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $62,013.65 Date 02/27/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDESCO, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $62,013.29 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA, JOSEPH Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $62,013.22 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIMI, CHRISTINA M Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $62,012.67 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, MAUREEN E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $62,012.63 Date 12/30/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZA, DARLENE M Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $62,012.63 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System