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 PAGGI, CHRISTOPHER Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $73,941.27 Date 08/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, ANDERSON A Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $73,941.26 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, MICHAEL A Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $73,941.25 Date 07/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVERN, KRISTIAN A Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $73,941.08 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDDY, MEGHAN Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $73,941.02 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNES, NORA K Employer name Allegany County Amount $73,940.96 Date 01/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVAK, PATRICIA J Employer name So Huntington Public Library Amount $73,940.66 Date 09/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, AMY J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $73,940.07 Date 06/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STITH, RASHEED Y Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $73,939.98 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUSKIE, DEBRA J Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $73,939.24 Date 05/19/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, DENNIS Employer name City of Lockport Amount $73,938.99 Date 04/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, SARAH E Employer name Education Department Amount $73,938.99 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWMASTER, STEPHEN K Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $73,938.93 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZI, LISA A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $73,938.92 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOBIN, BROOKE Employer name Tompkins County Amount $73,938.92 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, RYAN L Employer name Ontario County Amount $73,938.49 Date 06/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONTILLO, MARIANN Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $73,938.48 Date 08/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIUBA, PATRICIA L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $73,938.42 Date 02/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERSON, DAWN L Employer name Lewis County Amount $73,938.28 Date 08/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGALI, GINA M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $73,938.15 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, THOMAS A Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $73,938.14 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TERRENCE K Employer name Monroe County Amount $73,937.79 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBURN, JAN P Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $73,937.74 Date 01/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUANG, YUGEN Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $73,937.46 Date 05/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRIPP, WAYNE O Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $73,937.18 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINS, RUSSELL T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $73,936.88 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISTRETTA, ANN C Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $73,936.85 Date 12/11/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINI, JACQUELINE R Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $73,936.60 Date 10/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UY, ALDRIN C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $73,936.05 Date 02/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUDEAU, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $73,935.94 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUNDTISCH, DALE W Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $73,935.89 Date 04/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, JESSE A Employer name Tri-Valley CSD at Grahamsville Amount $73,935.80 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREAULT, MELISSA A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $73,935.62 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, SOPHIA Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $73,935.54 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAAB, BRYAN R Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $73,935.39 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINITZ, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $73,935.23 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CULTRARA, ANNMARIE Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $73,935.15 Date 11/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHR, ERIC L Employer name Broome County Amount $73,934.46 Date 02/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORIO, MARGARET Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $73,934.26 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODDY, ALISON L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $73,934.05 Date 12/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STINCONE, JURGEN A Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $73,933.56 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNGER, GERALD E, JR Employer name Village of Liverpool Amount $73,933.37 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI SORBO, VINCENT P Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $73,933.06 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OAKLEY, SUSAN M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $73,932.83 Date 10/23/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONIRAKIS, DIMITRI W Employer name Cornell University Amount $73,932.60 Date 06/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZZARD, JEFFREY L Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $73,932.37 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGONA, JOSEPH S Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $73,932.32 Date 10/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, STEVEN W, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $73,932.22 Date 10/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, LAURIE B Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $73,931.61 Date 10/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN KEUREN, TODD D Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $73,931.46 Date 03/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMITRANO, GEORGE J, JR Employer name Great Neck Park District Amount $73,930.96 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIESZYNSKI, MICHAEL L Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $73,930.78 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURNARI, CAILLIN Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $73,930.39 Date 05/11/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPCZYK, MAUREEN E Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $73,930.13 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDOH, KWAME F Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $73,930.05 Date 06/11/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMO, MICHAEL A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $73,929.69 Date 04/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUERSCHNER, EDMUND T Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $73,929.67 Date 10/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, ALLEN O Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $73,929.08 Date 04/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOTO, PANDI Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $73,928.14 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKHAM, JOSIANNE M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $73,928.14 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, ELIZABETH A Employer name Department of Health Amount $73,927.75 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERREIRA, CHARLES L Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $73,927.66 Date 09/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, MARK A Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $73,927.54 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, KENT A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $73,927.16 Date 08/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPSON, WAYNE A Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $73,927.14 Date 06/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGNEY, NICHOLAS F Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $73,927.11 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISELE, JOHN R Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $73,926.88 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGAN, JAMES P Employer name Department of Health Amount $73,926.84 Date 05/07/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANSON, BARBARA M Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $73,926.79 Date 09/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTON, JODY L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $73,926.73 Date 04/30/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, THOMAS J Employer name Orange County Amount $73,926.67 Date 08/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOZZOLI, LOUIS G Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $73,926.06 Date 06/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHIONDA, JOSEPH M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $73,925.99 Date 01/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANDRIDGE, LAUREN M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $73,925.85 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATON, STEPHANIE E Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $73,925.67 Date 12/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, LINDA MARIE Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $73,925.25 Date 03/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEIL, ANGELA D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $73,925.23 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, JAMES H Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $73,925.22 Date 09/02/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, ROBERT W Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $73,925.07 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, ALICE G Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $73,924.99 Date 09/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRIFFIANO, ALEXANDER Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $73,924.90 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANJI, SHADE Employer name Nassau County Amount $73,924.74 Date 11/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELTON, EMILY R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $73,924.60 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVES, KENNETH J Employer name Town of Southold Amount $73,924.50 Date 05/19/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, ANN W Employer name Schenectady County Amount $73,924.45 Date 02/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAEL, FRANK C, JR Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $73,924.45 Date 03/26/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATE, PETER E Employer name Port Jefferson UFSD Amount $73,924.24 Date 03/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTALDI, JENNIFER L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $73,923.94 Date 07/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHENGALLET, BONNIE R Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $73,923.94 Date 12/13/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETANCOURT, WILLIAM, SR Employer name Somers CSD Amount $73,923.76 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLLECITO, FRANK L Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $73,923.67 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER-FAMBO, BEYONKA M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $73,923.52 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, JOSEPH T Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $73,923.40 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, THOMAS C Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $73,922.29 Date 09/07/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, EDMUND A, JR Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $73,922.24 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISIP, ARMAND F Employer name New York Public Library Amount $73,921.72 Date 10/03/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUEST, THOMAS E Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $73,921.07 Date 07/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLZLE, KEVIN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $73,921.01 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLAHERTY, MAUREEN E Employer name Orange County Amount $73,920.85 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAUDHRY, SAADIA A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $73,920.77 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System