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.
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.