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 RADESI, JAMES A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,084.82 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ ESCALERA, NITZALIS Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $49,084.59 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCARPETA, NADINE E Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $49,084.27 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, JOSHUA A Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $49,084.17 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTIN, ABED Employer name Rockland County Amount $49,083.95 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATA, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $49,083.60 Date 10/29/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCESCHI, MICHELLE M Employer name Erie County Amount $49,083.47 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONZON, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $49,083.45 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTEN, LISA A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $49,083.40 Date 09/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYAS, PATRICIA A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $49,083.01 Date 11/30/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMFELD, CASSANDRA N Employer name Saratoga County Amount $49,082.80 Date 08/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, JOHN E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $49,082.76 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, KENNETH Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $49,082.63 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURPIN, ERIC Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $49,082.52 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERASMO, DIANE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $49,082.49 Date 08/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARROYO, STEPHANIE A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $49,082.35 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULL, DIANE P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $49,082.31 Date 08/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULER, SHAYLA A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $49,082.16 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, LISA Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $49,081.98 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPADARO, JASON P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,081.85 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BART, THERESA Employer name Orange County Amount $49,081.83 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTZ, WAYNE E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $49,081.80 Date 11/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTILLO, ELIZABETH A Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $49,081.73 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORE, JOHN J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $49,081.73 Date 02/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JEFFREY R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,081.69 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELKO, LAURIE J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,081.36 Date 06/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASTYK, JULIANNE E Employer name Erie County Amount $49,081.25 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTH, JENNIFER L Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $49,080.75 Date 11/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDING, TIMOTHY L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $49,080.55 Date 10/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGGINS, JEFFREY R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $49,080.35 Date 07/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIMEAU, DARCI Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $49,080.35 Date 02/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNEJOHN, KEVIN R Employer name Livingston County Amount $49,080.33 Date 02/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, ERICA R Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $49,079.76 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUNTAINE, KATHERINE L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $49,079.67 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCANTONIO, MARYANN Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $49,079.59 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUCKINS, LISE J Employer name Essex County Amount $49,079.52 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMPA, LINDA L Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $49,079.39 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUCOIN, BRENDAN D Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $49,079.32 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACY-ZARECKI, MEGHAN M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $49,079.12 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, HORACE A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $49,079.08 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE, LESLY Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $49,079.02 Date 01/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, NADIA D Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $49,078.98 Date 05/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTA, DAVID P Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $49,078.98 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOK, KARA C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,078.87 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONAN, KELLY A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $49,078.75 Date 04/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $49,078.48 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PORTO, JOSE L Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $49,078.29 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOFFLE, TAMMY S Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $49,078.20 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTINGTON, ROBERT L, SR Employer name Town of Wolcott Amount $49,077.67 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERVERS, DOUGLAS H Employer name Cornell University Amount $49,077.60 Date 06/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAILSFORD, JENNIFER L Employer name Town of Massena Amount $49,077.60 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRUS, ERIC S Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $49,077.50 Date 01/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRABELLA, ALISON M Employer name Longwood Public Library Amount $49,077.45 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWEN, CHRISTINE C Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $49,077.19 Date 01/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $49,077.18 Date 04/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, DENISE A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $49,076.92 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHITELLO, CHRIS J Employer name Greenway Conservancy Amount $49,076.41 Date 06/12/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARCAVAGE-BRADLEY, CATHERINE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $49,076.21 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSSAIN, MOHAMMAD H Employer name Chemung County Amount $49,076.08 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, KIMBERLY R Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $49,076.05 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, WILLIAM C, JR Employer name Village of Wappingers Falls Amount $49,076.01 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MATTHEW J Employer name Greene County Amount $49,075.69 Date 05/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZESNAT, DANIEL L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $49,075.58 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTIGLIA, KATIE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,075.15 Date 01/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRONS, ADRIENNE L Employer name Broome County Amount $49,075.14 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ALLAIRD, MARY C Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $49,075.07 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHIBALD, LONNIE A Employer name Town of Barton Amount $49,074.93 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGER, LARRY S Employer name Cornell University Amount $49,074.76 Date 10/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDER, KATELYN M Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $49,074.62 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLAN, JULIE K Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,074.47 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, LARRY J Employer name Waverly CSD Amount $49,074.23 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, ANTHONY Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,073.97 Date 02/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, KAREN A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $49,073.88 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESSIN, KARLA-JO Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $49,073.80 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ANGELO, AMY J Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $49,073.79 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TYRON Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $49,073.79 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, ANNETTE Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $49,073.68 Date 11/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDELL, MICHAEL L Employer name Wayne County Amount $49,073.42 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO-DANN, JOANNE Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $49,073.38 Date 02/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINELL, JEFFREY D Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $49,073.28 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUJUS, PAUL M Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $49,072.89 Date 04/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, PILAR M Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,072.83 Date 08/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, MICHELLE L Employer name Oneida County Amount $49,072.63 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELUCA, KERRI ANN Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,072.38 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, RALSON R Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $49,072.37 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, VANESSA A Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $49,072.36 Date 08/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, KAREN M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $49,071.61 Date 02/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PRIEST, SHARLAINE M Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $49,071.50 Date 01/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, LYNNE M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $49,071.29 Date 02/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELESS, AMBER R Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $49,071.28 Date 01/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMIDEY, MARICELIE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $49,071.26 Date 04/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTENWALDER, ELADIA MECEDES Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $49,070.98 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSAWI, VALERIE L Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $49,070.95 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIUSO, BRETT M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $49,070.91 Date 09/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISMANTLE, HAROLD J Employer name Village of Vernon Amount $49,070.47 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MICHAEL S Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $49,070.16 Date 01/05/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, YARRY L Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $49,070.13 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVENZANO, NANCY Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $49,070.08 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSSELANGE, JEAN A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $49,069.87 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KIMBERLEE A Employer name Mt Pleasant Cottage Sch UFSD Amount $49,069.87 Date 12/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System