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 RIGOLI, VICTOR Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $57,183.32 Date 09/29/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAKAITIS, EILEEN M Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $57,183.00 Date 08/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOTLER, ADAM J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $57,182.97 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDELSOHN, STEVEN L Employer name Village of Lake Placid Amount $57,182.85 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NICHOLS-LINK, LOU ANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,182.52 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGERIO, GEORGE M Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $57,182.49 Date 11/09/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARK, NORMAJEAN Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $57,182.42 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHITTINO, MARYANN Employer name NYS Joint Comm Public Ethics Amount $57,182.31 Date 10/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEATHERS, ANTHONY D Employer name Hutchings Childrens Services Amount $57,182.19 Date 06/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIAK, ELAINE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,182.16 Date 09/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHIONNI, PATRICIA A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $57,181.76 Date 09/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERCIO, CHARISSE Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $57,181.61 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVARY, CINDY L Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $57,181.44 Date 07/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRAVECCHIO, TRUDI L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,181.28 Date 05/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELEPPA, BRIAN J Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $57,181.00 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTTEY, JUSTIN A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $57,180.83 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWICKI, LANA M Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $57,180.76 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAAK, BRADLEY T Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $57,180.71 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, ALICIA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,180.70 Date 03/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHT, KATHLEEN A Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $57,180.42 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, KELLY Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,180.36 Date 10/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANSONE, GAIL M Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $57,180.09 Date 03/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIOT, KELLY L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $57,180.02 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, KATHY I Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $57,180.00 Date 11/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERAFINI, AMANDA J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $57,179.79 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELFE, ROBERT O, JR Employer name Cayuga County Amount $57,179.67 Date 03/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, KAREN A Employer name Chemung County Amount $57,179.67 Date 05/29/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, JEFFREY A Employer name Schoharie County Amount $57,179.60 Date 06/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, MICHAEL W Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $57,179.21 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGAN, HENRY E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $57,179.06 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALLARO, VERA L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $57,178.83 Date 04/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATOS, DINA MARIE E Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $57,178.76 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC WHORTER, KAREN A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $57,178.58 Date 04/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINSELLA, SHERI J Employer name Sidney CSD Amount $57,178.49 Date 02/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, ERIN L Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $57,178.41 Date 02/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROBERTS, ANDREA M Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $57,177.66 Date 11/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, JANICE H Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $57,177.54 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DONALD J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,177.19 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOCK, DARRIN L Employer name Brushton Moira CSD Amount $57,177.11 Date 10/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCAVILLA, LEONARD Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $57,176.91 Date 03/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEBROOK, JOHN R, III Employer name Office For Technology Amount $57,176.76 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARTINO, LENORE R Employer name Department of Health Amount $57,176.76 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, SEAN M Employer name Department of State Amount $57,176.76 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, EILEEN M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $57,176.76 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPEC, VALDYMAR Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $57,176.76 Date 10/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, MARIANNE H Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $57,176.75 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBB, PHILLIP L Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $57,176.71 Date 08/19/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE YOUNG, AMY W Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $57,176.63 Date 09/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREIGHTON, DONALD J, JR Employer name Dutchess County Amount $57,176.52 Date 09/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICHEL, JEFFREY T Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $57,176.49 Date 02/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAGGLE, ROBERT J Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $57,176.45 Date 09/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAER, PHOEBE A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $57,176.43 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRZAN, DEAN H Employer name Oneida County Amount $57,176.24 Date 11/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTTA, JACQUELINE E Employer name Education Department Amount $57,176.21 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GESEL, KATHLEEN M Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $57,176.03 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSTON, KIA A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $57,175.71 Date 04/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLIA, DILLION C Employer name Erie County Amount $57,175.69 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHREIS, DAVID A Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $57,175.68 Date 02/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESSETTE, BRADLEY J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $57,175.61 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVER, VALERIE H Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,175.41 Date 10/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIPPER, TIMOTHY P Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $57,175.40 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, ANN MARIE Employer name Orange County Amount $57,175.37 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIBBLE, LISA Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $57,175.31 Date 03/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOEPFER, KRISTINA M Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $57,175.08 Date 08/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, JOHN C Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $57,174.59 Date 02/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGDON, HEIDI C Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $57,174.58 Date 04/16/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, MICHAEL W Employer name Town of Manchester Amount $57,174.25 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, RICHARD N Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $57,174.25 Date 02/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORGEN, MICHAEL E Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $57,174.02 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTRO, ANTHONY M Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $57,173.74 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINNANE, JOSEPH C Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $57,173.48 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEONG, JUSTIN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $57,173.46 Date 07/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, MICHAEL B Employer name Madison County Amount $57,172.47 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, CORY J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $57,172.25 Date 12/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRING, DONALD W Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $57,172.15 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALT, LYNDEN L Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $57,171.39 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINK, ERIN L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,171.29 Date 07/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, JACOB J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $57,171.11 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLEY, MICHAEL W Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $57,170.95 Date 09/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MALLEY, BRYAN M Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $57,170.34 Date 11/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTOS, DOROTHY Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $57,170.31 Date 03/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLMETT, PATRICIA Employer name Town of Harrietstown Amount $57,170.15 Date 10/18/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY, TARA A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $57,169.67 Date 01/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVILLE, RICHARD A Employer name Village of Castleton-On-Hudson Amount $57,169.64 Date 08/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEW, JUDITH F Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $57,169.48 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAXE, HOLLY M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $57,169.29 Date 12/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KYEA, EDWARD R Employer name Granville CSD Amount $57,169.15 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALICEA, ANNETTE Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $57,169.06 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARX, ERIC M Employer name Nassau County Amount $57,169.02 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, CYDELL C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $57,168.98 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, JAIME Y Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,168.92 Date 06/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATHJEN, PETER C Employer name Village of Rhinebeck Amount $57,168.87 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODENSIECK, ALEXANDER V Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $57,168.71 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMYTH, MAUREEN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $57,168.70 Date 11/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIUCA, BILL Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $57,168.67 Date 02/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHANG, CHRISTINE A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $57,168.13 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDEN, JEFFREY M Employer name Department of Health Amount $57,168.11 Date 03/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARGARITA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,167.99 Date 06/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBANO, JOHN M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $57,167.96 Date 04/29/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNEY, CAROL L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $57,167.95 Date 12/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System