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Nearly 9,000 state workers earned at least $100,000

About 8,850 state employees earned more than $100,000 last year, a significant jump from 2012, when nearly 7,700 state workers cracked that mark, according to a Globe analysis of public payroll records.

The University of Massachusetts, as in past years, dominated the list of highest paid employees, with 68 of 69 top spots held by UMass doctors, administrators, and coaches.

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