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 MISTRETTA, JAMES P Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $40,323.61 Date 06/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEINHANS, KATELIN N Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $40,323.40 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAYFORD, DEBRA A Employer name Village of Canton Amount $40,323.15 Date 08/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNARD, JERRY L Employer name Town of Tyrone Amount $40,322.98 Date 09/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRITSCH, SANDRA J Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $40,322.93 Date 06/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELDEN, TINA M Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $40,322.78 Date 11/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASHJIAN, CHRISTINE Employer name Albany County Amount $40,322.53 Date 07/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBOWITZ, SAMUEL D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $40,322.46 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESIG, MARTHA A Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $40,322.26 Date 11/14/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STELLRECHT, MICHAEL D Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $40,322.17 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTOVA, ALBA Employer name Education Department Amount $40,322.14 Date 08/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIZAN, JOSEPH R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,322.10 Date 09/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPASEVSKI, DUSKO Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,321.97 Date 07/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, MOLLY Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $40,321.75 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, KATHERINE M Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $40,321.75 Date 04/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURGEOIS, TRAVIS P Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,321.04 Date 05/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, PATRICK J Employer name Town of Altona Amount $40,320.91 Date 09/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAKACS, JOSEPH S, JR Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,320.88 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, WAYNE R, JR Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $40,320.73 Date 07/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, BARBARA D Employer name Orange County Amount $40,320.62 Date 01/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDER, DEBRA L Employer name Town of Greece Amount $40,320.60 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWTHORNE, CELESTE A Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $40,320.06 Date 08/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, CARLY M Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $40,320.00 Date 08/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILLOT, FATIMA A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $40,319.88 Date 01/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNISON, WENDY P Employer name Newark CSD Amount $40,319.87 Date 09/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHEOME, DEBRA A Employer name Clinton County Amount $40,319.82 Date 02/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSCHAK, PAUL P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,319.68 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTS, RONALD C, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $40,319.65 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMBREWSTER, MELISSA E Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $40,319.50 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMEAU, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Town of Caroga Amount $40,319.31 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBON, STANLEY J Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $40,319.28 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, CANDY L Employer name Genesee County Amount $40,319.25 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, CHRISTINA N Employer name Cornell University Amount $40,319.10 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, DOUGLAS E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $40,319.05 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ANGIE P Employer name Franklin County Amount $40,319.05 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PSANIS, DENISE D Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $40,318.66 Date 09/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGEE, CAROLINE D Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,318.58 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, ALEX P Employer name Department of Health Amount $40,318.42 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, ASHLEY E Employer name Albany County Amount $40,318.15 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINGERMAN, MICHAEL R Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $40,318.14 Date 08/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECHLIN, BRANDON C Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $40,318.14 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCUTT, DEIDRE K Employer name Schoharie County Amount $40,317.98 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORA, ASUNCION Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,317.97 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRADE, MARC R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $40,317.92 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCOS, CAROLINE R Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $40,317.55 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, DIANE M Employer name Rockland County Amount $40,317.39 Date 03/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, CHERYL A Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,317.34 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENENATI, CAROL Employer name Jericho Public Library Amount $40,316.79 Date 07/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASEK, LANA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,316.54 Date 02/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONTURO, KAYLA M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,316.27 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANAUER, KIM Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $40,316.04 Date 10/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GRAFF, JASON L Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $40,315.98 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANSSEN, KENDRA L Employer name Cornell University Amount $40,315.88 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, ANDREA S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,315.85 Date 05/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITFORD, ERIC J Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $40,315.70 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTUNE, ALISA M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $40,315.65 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, JACQUELINE B Employer name Orleans County Amount $40,315.60 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, AMY N Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $40,315.59 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUTY, KRISTI A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $40,315.30 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOELKERS, L'OREAL R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,315.21 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITULLI, DANIEL Employer name City of Corning Amount $40,314.78 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALL, ALYSSA M Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $40,314.64 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILEY, LAUREN L Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $40,314.56 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCHMAN, ALEXANDRA R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $40,314.39 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, NICOLE L Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $40,314.33 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, MARY M Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $40,314.30 Date 04/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMERS, MARLENE M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $40,314.19 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYLE, ANDI L Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $40,314.07 Date 08/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADDOCK, THERESA L Employer name De Ruyter CSD Amount $40,313.91 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, DONNA M Employer name Ontario County Amount $40,313.89 Date 07/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRILLANT, ADRIANNA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,313.84 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPECK, ADRIAN J Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $40,313.54 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLUBEK, MICHAEL F, JR Employer name Schenectady County Amount $40,313.40 Date 04/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKMAN-COWCER, JOANN E Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $40,313.37 Date 10/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMAS, MARISA M Employer name Rockland County Amount $40,313.31 Date 03/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUSO, ROBERT A Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $40,312.64 Date 11/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALUSKI, GARY L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $40,312.47 Date 10/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, EILEEN M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $40,312.45 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, BRIAN R Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $40,312.45 Date 11/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TCHERTKOFF, TATIANA Employer name Rockland County Amount $40,312.32 Date 04/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEGONA, LISA M Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $40,311.96 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORSHINSKI, MELISSA A Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $40,311.96 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLCOTT, COLLEEN L Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $40,311.90 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIARRAPUTO, GASPARE A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $40,311.86 Date 04/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANAVAN, MARGARET J Employer name Royalton-Hartland CSD Amount $40,311.75 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUSS, ROBERT G Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $40,311.63 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN PELT, MAUREEN Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $40,311.62 Date 01/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASECCHIA, DANIELLE M Employer name Erie County Amount $40,311.36 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MICHAEL J Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $40,310.71 Date 09/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCULLY, WILLIAM S Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $40,310.62 Date 07/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUPATELLI, PAULA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,310.56 Date 08/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSS, BETH ANN Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $40,310.40 Date 08/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT-HATLEE, MELISSA A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $40,310.10 Date 08/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSIEJA, LYNETTE M Employer name Erie County Amount $40,309.71 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUMANN, PHILIP J Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $40,309.70 Date 04/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, RAQIYAH M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,309.40 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMPERIO, MARY M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $40,309.36 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREER, JENNIFER D Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $40,309.25 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISHAUPT, CHERYL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $40,309.25 Date 03/27/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORIO, MARY E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $40,309.07 Date 03/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System