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 WARE, ARTHUR R Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $114,753.86 Date 01/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEARY, DAVID L Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $114,753.86 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEST, EDWARD J Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $114,753.86 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, RICHARD A Employer name Department of Law Amount $114,753.56 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, ANDREW P Employer name Orange County Amount $114,752.41 Date 07/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, WAYNE D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $114,750.61 Date 08/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMAREK, RAYMOND Employer name Nassau County Amount $114,749.96 Date 01/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIERRA, JUAN C Employer name Westchester County Amount $114,749.70 Date 07/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, KATHLEEN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $114,749.66 Date 11/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDOZA, LUIS A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $114,742.90 Date 06/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINATERI, ANGELO T Employer name City of White Plains Amount $114,741.49 Date 08/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHLBRENNER, DAVID J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,739.80 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUCCHIARA, MICHAEL L Employer name City of Rye Amount $114,736.93 Date 10/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, MELINDA C Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $114,736.83 Date 03/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONYEIHE, CYPRIAN I Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $114,735.39 Date 04/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, RICHARD A Employer name Town of Chester Amount $114,735.25 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARNAO, ANA C Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $114,734.52 Date 03/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMMIELLO, STEVEN E Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $114,732.54 Date 10/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHANG, LEI Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $114,731.06 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASKER, JAMES T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,730.97 Date 05/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLEISCHMAN, CRAIG S Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $114,728.23 Date 08/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOWOSIELSKI, AUDRA A Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $114,726.34 Date 06/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHADWICK, EDWARD J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $114,726.32 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, LAWRENCE G Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $114,725.36 Date 10/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, ROBERT M Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $114,725.21 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, SCOTT A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,723.45 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLEARY-HARKIN, JO ANN Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $114,721.05 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGE, STEVEN K Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $114,719.90 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISCOE, SUSAN M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $114,719.80 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODARO, RICHARD L Employer name City of White Plains Amount $114,719.47 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANTHONY, PAUL M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,717.96 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FAZIO, DAVID Employer name Westchester County Amount $114,717.04 Date 12/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMUS, JAMES M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $114,716.83 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIANELLI, PAUL A Employer name Westchester County Amount $114,715.33 Date 09/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FENNER, NICHOLAS J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $114,712.92 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAIRSTON, KEVIN L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $114,712.46 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARINO, MAIERITA T Employer name Nassau County Amount $114,710.01 Date 08/04/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, LISA K Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $114,709.58 Date 08/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBRINO, JOSEPH F Employer name Eastchester Fire Dist Amount $114,707.13 Date 09/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ACOSTA, MARIO R Employer name Orange County Amount $114,705.49 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARBURGH, GREGORY L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,704.36 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZITANI, BRIAN C Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $114,703.91 Date 04/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNOT, ANTHONY J Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $114,703.61 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEJADA, IDA L Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $114,702.72 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMAL, SYED Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $114,702.00 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, GREGORY J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $114,701.00 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAMONE, KENNETH C, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $114,698.34 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFF, THOMAS R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $114,695.97 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOELLER, LAWRENCE G Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $114,695.75 Date 07/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, TREVOR C Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $114,695.03 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, VALERIE J Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $114,691.25 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMMER, MICHAEL D Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $114,689.90 Date 01/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUPPLES, CERRI S Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $114,689.00 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUCIA, GUY W Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $114,686.27 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOULIK, SERGEI Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $114,681.78 Date 03/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILKES, SANDI R Employer name Plainview Old Bethpage Pub Lib Amount $114,680.30 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABENAVOLI, PHILIP J Employer name Westchester County Amount $114,680.17 Date 05/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARCY, ANN T Employer name Westchester County Amount $114,680.17 Date 04/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGINI, ELIZABETH J Employer name Westchester County Amount $114,680.17 Date 04/18/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUATTROCCHI, PATRICIA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $114,680.17 Date 11/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, JEFFREY C Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $114,679.39 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOBIALKA, MAREK T Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $114,679.05 Date 06/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE PAUL, DONNA Employer name Department of Law Amount $114,676.17 Date 05/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TETAR, JOHN R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $114,674.20 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABSOLOM, GLENN H Employer name Erie County Amount $114,674.16 Date 10/28/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHR, RALPH M Employer name Erie County Amount $114,673.67 Date 06/26/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEO, JOHN R Employer name Water Auth of West Nassau Co Amount $114,672.49 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUDA, ROBERTO Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $114,670.80 Date 05/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROPLEY, RALPH E Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $114,670.21 Date 07/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLARKE, HORACE K Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $114,669.39 Date 10/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUGGE, SCOTT E Employer name Nassau County Amount $114,667.86 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAICEK, PAUL G Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $114,666.54 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, JULIE Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $114,660.59 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, KEVIN R Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $114,659.22 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANOWSKI, ROBERT F Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $114,658.36 Date 01/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LINK, GARY E Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $114,658.19 Date 04/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DENNIS L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $114,657.53 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, THOMAS B Employer name City of Rochester Amount $114,657.27 Date 01/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOORE-ABRAMS, TERRIANN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $114,656.60 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, STEVEN G Employer name Oneida County Amount $114,655.32 Date 07/05/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGLETON, LYNN Employer name Nassau County Amount $114,654.80 Date 09/20/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWE, DANIEL J Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $114,653.39 Date 01/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAN KLEUNEN, ROCHELLE B Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $114,651.25 Date 11/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, WENDY J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $114,651.25 Date 03/08/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALOIS, PAUL J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $114,651.15 Date 11/29/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, MARY MOLLY E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $114,650.11 Date 05/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CENTENO, JOSE A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $114,646.70 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALSEY, ANTHONY S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,644.35 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANION, DOUGLAS A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $114,644.16 Date 12/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSE, ALISON Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $114,644.16 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSAH, OSEI Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $114,636.41 Date 07/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, EDWARD L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $114,636.37 Date 08/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, CHARLOTTE Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $114,636.37 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IWANEJKO, THOMAS J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $114,635.80 Date 06/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWORKIN, DANIEL A Employer name Rockland County Amount $114,634.99 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOKEY, MATTHEW D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $114,633.68 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAXIN, LOUIS S Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $114,632.24 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENFIELD, BELINDA M Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $114,629.16 Date 06/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANLULU, MARIETTA A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $114,626.91 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYUKO-WILLIAMS, MARGARET K Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $114,625.46 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System