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 CICCONE, CYNTHIA A Employer name Village of Frankfort Amount $30,261.23 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHAMBAULT, JILL R Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $30,260.80 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINBORN, RALANDA K Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $30,260.80 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TETTE, JOAN F Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $30,260.73 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASINSKI, PATRICK M Employer name Erie County Amount $30,260.33 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONOVER, RHONDA L Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $30,259.92 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRTLEY, STEPHEN E Employer name City of Albany Amount $30,259.76 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACZMAREK, CHERYL L Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $30,259.74 Date 07/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARNISH, TARA A Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $30,259.28 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODREAU-SEXTON, PATRICIA J Employer name St Regis Falls CSD Amount $30,259.17 Date 09/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, WESLEY M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $30,258.96 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, ANIKA S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $30,258.95 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATO, ANN K Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $30,258.82 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULDOON, AMANDA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,258.49 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, GAIL B Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $30,258.45 Date 02/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGER, LISA M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $30,258.18 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PETRIS, THOMAS A Employer name Village of Sag Harbor Amount $30,258.17 Date 04/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAREHAM, ANDREW M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $30,257.72 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLAIN, JOSEPH C Employer name Amityville Public Library Amount $30,257.59 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, PHILLIP M Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $30,257.38 Date 05/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLETT, LEAH B Employer name Chenango County Amount $30,257.37 Date 01/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GURDZIEL, THOMAS J Employer name Oswego County Amount $30,257.08 Date 10/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPICER, KATRINA J Employer name Tompkins County Amount $30,257.08 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUZIO, TIMOTHY P Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $30,256.91 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSIHA, MICHAEL Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $30,256.89 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSEY, MATTHEW P Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $30,256.68 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, SARAH A Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $30,256.59 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOULY, JEFFREY R, SR Employer name East Bloomfield CSD Amount $30,256.37 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEASAR, WILLIAM A, II Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $30,255.77 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, ROSEMARY A Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $30,255.58 Date 02/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEVINS, SHELLIE L Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $30,255.25 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZANO, HEIDI C Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $30,254.72 Date 01/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURDIE, DAWN R Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $30,254.08 Date 12/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BITZ, CAROL Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $30,253.96 Date 04/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGLE, LYNNE M, MS Employer name Chenango County Amount $30,253.75 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENNA, JAMES V Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $30,253.53 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLDE, SUSAN J Employer name Town of Plattekill Amount $30,253.17 Date 01/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBENDA, PATRICIA M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $30,253.09 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOTI, JOSEPH E Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,252.79 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, STANLEY J Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $30,252.67 Date 04/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAHAN, JONATHAN P Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $30,251.84 Date 04/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAUGH, JOSEPH M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $30,251.82 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSKA, THOMAS M Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $30,251.72 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETHCO, JAMES W Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $30,251.21 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNRIGHT, JOSHUA A Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $30,251.10 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, JEAN K Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $30,251.00 Date 09/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, STEPHANIE Y Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $30,250.89 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DEBORAH A Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $30,250.60 Date 06/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ, JOSE F Employer name Copiague Fire District Amount $30,250.41 Date 12/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADIKU, ARGJENT Employer name Village of Roslyn Amount $30,250.31 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUILINO, DEBRA Employer name Roosevelt Island Oper Corp. Amount $30,250.22 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKAROWSKI, JAMES M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $30,250.08 Date 07/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALEB, MARKIE M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $30,250.02 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIHILL, ROBERT J Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $30,249.91 Date 09/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATO, YUKA Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,249.61 Date 08/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, KRISTIN M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $30,249.58 Date 08/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, ALONZO C, III Employer name South Seneca CSD Amount $30,249.48 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, SANDRA J Employer name Fredonia CSD Amount $30,249.26 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVIN, KAREN A Employer name Fulton County Amount $30,249.17 Date 06/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIMEK, JENNIFER M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $30,249.11 Date 10/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, CORY H Employer name Department of Law Amount $30,248.97 Date 05/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELACRUZ, LLANIRA L Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $30,248.58 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAROCK, DANIEL LEE Employer name Malone CSD Amount $30,248.09 Date 10/30/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CARL A, JR Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $30,247.95 Date 07/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIX, KATHERINE L Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $30,247.63 Date 11/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, DONALD K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $30,247.50 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONALDSON, LULA B Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $30,247.36 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, WILLIAM M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $30,247.14 Date 02/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, PAMELA M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $30,246.84 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, JESSICA M Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $30,245.55 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, DENISE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,245.44 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSI, GAIL L Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $30,244.93 Date 09/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOONMAKER, KELVIN M Employer name Village of Menands Amount $30,244.69 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULGRANO, TERESA Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $30,244.38 Date 02/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, SAADIA Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $30,244.30 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAGER, RONALD D Employer name Oswego County Amount $30,244.17 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIERAS, SUSAN M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $30,243.89 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDALL, MYCHAEL A Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $30,243.64 Date 11/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, SARAH L Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $30,243.31 Date 09/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALACHIUK-KELLY, MELANIE D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $30,243.28 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, SAMUEL J Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $30,243.26 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKISON, RICHARD J Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $30,243.25 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORN, JILLIAN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $30,243.00 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL VECCHIO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $30,243.00 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVELESKI, STANLEY F Employer name Village of Mohawk Amount $30,242.91 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRENTICE, ZACHARY T Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $30,242.45 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINTSMAN, MATTHEW J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $30,242.40 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CHRISTOPHER N Employer name Village of Dundee Amount $30,241.94 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, TAMMY J Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $30,241.90 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, DEBBIE S Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $30,241.84 Date 05/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPSCOMB, JAKEEIA Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,241.76 Date 01/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMBS, CHARLES R Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $30,241.40 Date 09/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELINE, KATIE R Employer name Broome County Amount $30,241.21 Date 02/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WUKOVITS, CLAUDIA A Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $30,241.04 Date 03/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIDDER, MARY B Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $30,241.04 Date 10/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNO, DONNA D Employer name Education Department Amount $30,240.79 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALINDO, ANA M Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $30,240.77 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, MICHAEL E Employer name Village of Fayetteville Amount $30,240.35 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SERRANO, ELIZABETH Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,240.30 Date 03/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPALE, CHRISTINE A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $30,240.19 Date 02/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System