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    Chart: The 100 highest-paid Mass. state workers in 2016

    The 100 highest paid Mass. state workers in 2016
    Figures are for 2016 and rounded to the nearest whole dollar. Some people on this list held more than one position in state government during the year; the position listed below is the one in which each person made the most pay.

    To look up the 2016 pay for other state workers, click here.

    MORE | Mass. payroll falls for first time in years | 16 workers made over $100k in OT pay | State payroll, by department
    Rank Pay Name Department Position
    1 $1,063,678 Derek Kellogg University of Massachusetts System Head Basketball Coach
    2 $938,075 Michael Collins University of Massachusetts System Chancellor & SVP Hlth Sciences
    3 $823,753 Terence Flotte University of Massachusetts System Exec Dep Chanc Provost & Dean
    4 $617,517 Mark Klempner University of Massachusetts System Exec Vice Chancellor, UMBL
    5 $603,362 Joyce Murphy University of Massachusetts System Exec VC, Commonwealth Medicine
    6 $593,676 Martin Meehan University of Massachusetts System President, University of Mass
    7 $588,547 Derek Lovley University of Massachusetts System Associate Dean CNS
    8 $527,613 Kumble Subbaswamy University of Massachusetts System Chancellor
    9 $522,860 Kenneth Rock University of Massachusetts System Chairman of Department
    10 $498,660 Andrew McCallum University of Massachusetts System Professor U of M
    11 $482,399 Brendan O'Leary University of Massachusetts System Exec VC Innovation & Bus Devel
    12 $479,439 Robert Jenal University of Massachusetts System Exec VC, Admin & Finance
    13 $465,660 Mark Whipple University of Massachusetts System Head Football Coach
    14 $454,962 Charles Pagnam University of Massachusetts System Director, Executive
    15 $438,633 Peter Reinhart University of Massachusetts System Dir Inst Applied Life Sciences
    16 $422,213 James Motley University of Massachusetts System Chancellor
    17 $421,361 Mark Fuller University of Massachusetts System Dean, School of Management
    18 $416,859 Katherine Newman University of Massachusetts System Provost/VC for Academic Aff
    19 $411,530 Michael Czech University of Massachusetts System Professor
    20 $405,646 Jacqueline Moloney University of Massachusetts System Chancellor
    21 $395,190 William Croft University of Massachusetts System Dean Computer Science
    22 $390,056 Gregory Wolf University of Massachusetts System Chief Information Officer
    23 $386,592 Jeffrey Geller University of Massachusetts System Professor
    24 $384,680 Catarina Kiefe University of Massachusetts System Chairman of Department
    25 $377,103 John Micheletto University of Massachusetts System Athletic Coach
    26 $371,991 David Polakoff University of Massachusetts System Chief Medical Officer, CWM
    27 $371,384 James Julian Jr University of Massachusetts System Executive Vice President
    28 $368,860 Normand Bazin University of Massachusetts System Head Coach - Men's Ice Hockey
    29 $361,600 Allan Jacobson University of Massachusetts System Professor
    30 $356,547 Murugappan Muthukumar University of Massachusetts System Wilmer D. Barrett Professor
    31 $353,590 Eike Blohm University of Massachusetts System Resident Pgy - 5
    32 $352,051 Timothy Anderson University of Massachusetts System Dean, Engineering
    33 $350,561 Sharon Dawley University of Massachusetts System Head Basketball Coach
    34 $341,850 Daniel Asquino Mt Wachusett Community College President
    35 $341,487 John Finch University of Massachusetts System Deputy Director
    36 $335,165 Charles Matthews University of Massachusetts System Chairman of Department
    37 $331,194 James Kurose University of Massachusetts System Distinguished Univ Prof,UMA
    38 $328,250 John Hayes University of Massachusetts System VC, Advancement
    39 $327,717 James Watkins University of Massachusetts System Professor U of M
    40 $325,793 Deborah Molrine University of Massachusetts System Deputy Director & Clin&Reg Aff
    41 $324,206 Joanne Yestramski University of Massachusetts System Vice Chancellor
    42 $322,215 Michael Leto University of Massachusetts System Vice Chan for Dev & Alumni Rel
    43 $321,514 Luanne Thorndyke University of Massachusetts System Vice Provost Faculty Affairs
    44 $320,215 Jeroan Allison University of Massachusetts System Professor
    45 $320,044 Paul Noroian University of Massachusetts System Asst Professor
    46 $319,903 Christopher Agoglia University of Massachusetts System Chrm.Of Department U of M
    47 $319,602 William Brown Jr University of Massachusetts System Visiting Associate Professor
    48 $319,469 Robert Nakosteen University of Massachusetts System Professor U of M
    49 $319,404 Michael Malone University of Massachusetts System VC Research & Engagement
    50 $319,073 Mohammad Karim University of Massachusetts System Provst & Exec VC Ac St Af COO
    51 $318,881 Marcellette Williams University of Massachusetts System Senior Vice President
    52 $317,378 Donald Towsley University of Massachusetts System Distinguished Professor
    53 $315,883 Donald Pierson University of Massachusetts System Special Asst to Chancellor
    54 $313,039 Michele Pugnaire University of Massachusetts System Sr Assoc,Dean of Education
    55 $308,172 Steven Goodwin University of Massachusetts System Dean College Natural Sciences
    56 $307,311 Supriya Chakrabarti University of Massachusetts System Assoc Dean - Res & Grad Prog
    57 $305,931 Robert Feldman University of Massachusetts System Dean, College of Education
    58 $305,452 Steven Floyd University of Massachusetts System Professor U of M
    59 $304,966 C Aelion University of Massachusetts System Dean, Public Health
    60 $303,000 Prescott Stewart University of Massachusetts System Executive Dir, Advancement
    61 $302,401 Eric Chin Department of State Police State Police Trooper,1st Class
    62 $302,347 Todd Emrick University of Massachusetts System Professor U of M
    63 $301,310 Jean Sullivan University of Massachusetts System Assoc VC CWM-Dir CTR H/L&E
    64 $301,310 Marc Thibodeau University of Massachusetts System Executive Director CHCF, CWM
    65 $299,511 Richard Palmer University of Massachusetts System Head of Department
    66 $299,334 Lila Gierasch University of Massachusetts System Distinguished Professor
    67 $294,220 Denis Mahoney Department of State Police State Police Sergeant
    68 $293,936 Anthony Carruthers University of Massachusetts System Dean,Grad Sch of Biomed Sci
    69 $293,678 Melvin Piercey University of Massachusetts System Assoc Professor U of M
    70 $292,426 Sankaran Thayumanavan University of Massachusetts System Professor U of M
    71 $290,375 Vivian Budnik University of Massachusetts System Chairman of Department
    72 $290,131 Winston Langley University of Massachusetts System Provost & VC Academic Affairs
    73 $289,850 James McNamara University of Massachusetts System Exec Dir,Ofc of Tech Mgmt
    74 $289,562 Robert Hallock University of Massachusetts System Distinguished Univ Prof,UMA
    75 $287,635 Jack Wilson University of Massachusetts System President Emeritus
    76 $287,576 Deborah Plummer University of Massachusetts System VC, Diversity & Inclusion
    77 $287,120 Stephen Cavanagh University of Massachusetts System Dean, Nursing
    78 $286,738 Thomas Russell University of Massachusetts System Distinguished Univ Prof,UMA
    79 $286,034 John Klier University of Massachusetts System Head of Department
    80 $286,022 Patti Onorato University of Massachusetts System Assoc VC, CWM Operations
    81 $284,574 James Staros University of Massachusetts System Professor U of M
    82 $284,101 Ryan Bamford University of Massachusetts System Athletic Director
    83 $283,860 Robert Finberg University of Massachusetts System Physician (Dual)
    84 $282,025 Raymond Bradley University of Massachusetts System Distinguished Professor
    85 $281,980 Jorge Haddock University of Massachusetts System Dean College of Management
    86 $281,881 Tuong Tran University of Massachusetts System Lecturer
    87 $281,451 Charles Emerson University of Massachusetts System Professor
    88 $281,385 Agha Ali University of Massachusetts System Chrm.Of Department U of M
    89 $278,721 George Bennett University of Massachusetts System Asst Professor U of M
    90 $278,339 Boris Lorberg University of Massachusetts System Asst Professor
    91 $278,214 Anahid Kulwicki University of Massachusetts System Dean College of Nursing
    92 $278,154 Guangping Gao University of Massachusetts System Professor
    93 $277,188 John Feudo University of Massachusetts System Vice Chancellor
    94 $277,129 James Sheehan University of Massachusetts System VC/ CFO for Admin & Fiscal
    95 $276,441 James Allan University of Massachusetts System Chrm.Of Department U of M
    96 $276,000 Henry Nields Chief Medical Examiner Chief Medical Examiner
    97 $275,889 Shubjeet Kaur University of Massachusetts System Physician (Dual)
    98 $275,716 Joseph Hartman University of Massachusetts System Dean - Engineering
    99 $275,715 Julie Buehler University of Massachusetts System VC Info Services&Strategy/CIO
    100 $275,124 John Kennedy University of Massachusetts System Vice Chancellor Univ Rel
    SOURCE: Office of the Comptroller

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