BOSTON (CBS) — The highest-paid state employees work in the University of Massachusetts system.
The chancellor of UMass Medical School, Michael Collins, made more than $1.1 million last year, according to state employee data. The medical school’s executive deputy chancellor, Terence Flotte, also made more than $1 million.READ MORE: CDC Says Fully Vaccinated People May Meet Without Masks Or Social Distancing
The head coach of the UMass Amherst men’s basketball team, Matthew McCall, was third on the list with an annual salary of about $850,000. The highest-paid non-UMass employee was Chief Medical Examiner Mindy Hull. She came in 31st on the list, making just over $395,000 a year.READ MORE: These Are The Most Popular Dog Names In Boston, According To Licensing Data
The entire state payroll was $8.2 billion in 2020. The average state employee made a little more than $62,000.MORE NEWS: Car Destroyed In Serious Crash At Everett Turnpike Toll Booth In Bedford, NH
Click here to see state payroll records from the comptroller’s office.