Poor Starving Teachers: UMass – Amherst Salaries

560 Employees of the University of Massachusetts – Amherst were paid over $100,000 in 2008.  This number does not include the other campuses.  139 employees made more than Governor Deval Patrick’s salary of $140,535.00.

Associate Dean Natural Res & Environ Derek R Lovley made $458,263.00 or $220.32 per hour.  This is actually down from $591,763.00 in 2007.


Other Noteables:

UMass basketball head coach Derek Kellogg made $215,000 in 2008.

The Median salary for a UMass – Amherst professor was $112,091.00

Only 35 of 6,267 (less than 1%) earn minimum wage.

4 people made $45,492.00 each ,or $21.87 per hour, as a  “Cook III” at the Dinning Commons.

These numbers are just salaries, and do not include other compensation.  They do not reflect the total cost of employing these people.

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