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 RIGLEY, JOHN W Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $59,867.22 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIPPEE, GREG L Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $59,867.18 Date 10/19/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBRON, LATIA T Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $59,866.98 Date 11/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, FELICIA A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $59,866.76 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPPER, THERESA I Employer name Rensselaer City School Dist Amount $59,866.76 Date 07/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNE, DANIELLE L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $59,866.51 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIMECA, ANDREW J Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $59,866.42 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYCE, JONATHAN D Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $59,866.38 Date 10/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, CLAUDETTE C Employer name Department of Law Amount $59,865.94 Date 12/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIS, GARY C, II Employer name Warren County Amount $59,865.61 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, BRIAN S Employer name Town of Royalton Amount $59,865.60 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MATTEO, JOSEPH A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $59,865.54 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCELLA, TARA A Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $59,865.45 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FACCIUTO, VINCENT J Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $59,865.41 Date 10/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR-DEVERE, JOAN M Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $59,865.32 Date 09/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, THOMAS P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $59,864.75 Date 10/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERUZZINI, ERIN J Employer name Seneca Co Soil,Wtr Conserv Dis Amount $59,864.44 Date 05/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMONICA, CHRISTINE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $59,864.31 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, LISA Employer name Albany County Amount $59,864.20 Date 11/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCHAN, JOHN S Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $59,864.06 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUR, KANWARBIR Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $59,863.99 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEFFER, KATHRYN A Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $59,863.64 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKSON, YVETTE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $59,863.12 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDUS, LOUISE Employer name Allegany County Amount $59,863.06 Date 09/03/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANDRICH, JILL W Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $59,862.83 Date 09/18/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSELBERG, MARGARET M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $59,862.83 Date 12/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARRABEE, JOHN H Employer name Town of North Greenbush Amount $59,862.72 Date 08/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOBIELSKI, JOHN D Employer name Erie County Amount $59,862.61 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, WAYNE A Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $59,862.49 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, TISHA Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $59,862.48 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, MICHAEL R Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $59,862.45 Date 08/29/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, ENRIQUE Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $59,862.38 Date 10/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHEIN, GEORGE T Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $59,862.04 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, SANDRA A Employer name Town of La Grange Amount $59,862.00 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASANO, JOCELYN Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $59,861.81 Date 11/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, DALE Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $59,861.79 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, TERENCE J Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $59,861.55 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIESOWICZ, KATHRYN A Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $59,861.48 Date 10/27/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURTOVIC, MUFID Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $59,860.74 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISON, MARJORIE J Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 13 Amount $59,860.18 Date 10/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORAN, JOSEPH J Employer name Monroe County Amount $59,859.67 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUH, STEPHEN M Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $59,859.01 Date 10/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEN, JEROME M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $59,858.48 Date 05/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUCIULLO, JOHN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $59,858.23 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALDI, NICOLE M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $59,857.63 Date 02/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, HEATHER S Employer name City of Hudson Amount $59,857.56 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOKES, ADAM C Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $59,857.52 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, FRANCINE Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $59,857.44 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHWELL, MICHAEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $59,857.28 Date 05/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VILLAR, OSVALDO Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $59,857.28 Date 12/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILLY, KEITH L Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $59,857.20 Date 03/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, CHESNEY J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $59,856.80 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AALTO, JOHN I, JR Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $59,856.80 Date 12/10/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, DARYL J Employer name Town of Highland Amount $59,856.56 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, GILBERT Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $59,856.29 Date 05/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, DAVID T Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $59,855.73 Date 07/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JOSEPH R Employer name Schenectady County Amount $59,854.73 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERKMEISTER, MARK K Employer name Sullivan County Amount $59,854.48 Date 07/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJCHRZAK, DEBORAH ANN Employer name Education Department Amount $59,854.21 Date 07/26/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUART, JEFFREY A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $59,854.03 Date 09/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCLEMONS, THERESA A Employer name Oswego County Amount $59,853.78 Date 03/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, RACHEL D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $59,853.56 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, STEVEN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $59,853.51 Date 11/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, SCOTT D Employer name Town of Wilton Amount $59,853.49 Date 02/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCLEAN, WILLIAM S Employer name Village of Geneseo Amount $59,853.44 Date 04/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, KENNETH Employer name New York Public Library Amount $59,852.98 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOYD, STEVEN P, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $59,852.95 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARQUES, GLORIA Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $59,852.93 Date 10/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAJEWSKI, BRYAN K Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $59,852.77 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, NATHAN Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $59,852.12 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS-GUIDRY, PAMELA Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $59,851.90 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, KIM H Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $59,851.16 Date 11/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, VINCENT H Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $59,851.14 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, MAUREEN E Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $59,851.02 Date 06/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARDEN, KAREN P Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $59,851.02 Date 09/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILBORNE, ZACHARY C Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $59,850.97 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, JOANN M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $59,850.97 Date 01/28/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, KATHLEEN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $59,850.38 Date 04/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUFFA, BETTY J Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $59,850.32 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL-CONNOLLY, DEBORAH Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $59,850.32 Date 01/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, BARBARA L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $59,850.32 Date 12/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFIN, BONNIE L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $59,850.32 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTWIG, SUSAN Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $59,850.32 Date 05/10/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN-VANDENBURG, TONI M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $59,850.32 Date 09/14/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARY KATHLEEN Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $59,850.32 Date 09/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, BARBARA J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $59,850.32 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZABO, VALERIE J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $59,850.32 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVIMEY, MARGARET K Employer name Essex County Amount $59,850.23 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGUSEO, EILEEN Employer name Village of New Hyde Park Amount $59,850.21 Date 12/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, ELIZABETH M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $59,850.05 Date 07/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERZ, DONALD D Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $59,849.98 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, DENIS Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $59,849.91 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKOWSKI, GUY M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $59,849.90 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIMAN, SUSAN J Employer name Steuben County Amount $59,849.86 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCO, DONNA M Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $59,849.82 Date 06/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLSE, NOELLE G Employer name Wyoming County Amount $59,849.81 Date 10/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAPIRO, JEFFREY G Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $59,849.44 Date 02/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER, SARAH A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $59,849.41 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, JERMAINE Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $59,848.98 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLACIS, DIANA E Employer name Nassau County Amount $59,848.61 Date 07/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System