Municipal Affairs

Ontario Public Sector Salary Disclosure - Sunshine List 2017

Salary Name Position
$145,300.12
earned in 2016
Adam Redish Director, Growth Policy, Planning and Analysis / Directeur, politiques de la planification et de l'analyse de la croissance
Municipal Affairs
$110,031.65
earned in 2016
Ahmed Sharaf Code Advisor, Sewage Systems Specialist / Conseiller, Code du bâtiment (spécialiste des réseaux d'égouts)
Municipal Affairs
$106,424.81
earned in 2016
Alison Coke Manager, Local Government and Housing / Chef, administrations locales et hébergement
Municipal Affairs
$109,125.79
earned in 2016
Alison Fath-York Senior Municipal Financial Advisor / Conseiller en gestion municipale
Municipal Affairs
$143,048.40
earned in 2016
Allan Scott Regional Director, Municipal Services Office - Eastern / Directeur régional, Bureau des services aux municipalités – région de l'Est
Municipal Affairs
$100,044.09
earned in 2016
Amanda Powrie Senior Policy Advisor
Municipal Affairs
$132,628.24
earned in 2016
Andrew Tang Director, Municipal Programs and Education Branch / Directeur, Direction des programmes municipaux et de la formation du personnel
Municipal Affairs
$100,252.95
earned in 2016
Andrew Theoharis Senior Associate / Agent principal
Municipal Affairs
$112,457.41
earned in 2016
Anna MacDonald Manager, Greater Golden Horseshoe Greenbelt / Chef, ceinture de verdure de la région élargie du Golden Horseshoe
Municipal Affairs
$113,071.65
earned in 2016
Antonio Brutto Team Lead, Regional Housing Services / Chef d'équipe, services régionaux de logement
Municipal Affairs
$144,147.25
earned in 2016
Audrey Bennett Director, Provincial Planning Policy / Directrice, politiques provinciales d'aménagement
Municipal Affairs
$115,358.58
earned in 2016
Barbara Konyi Manager, Greater Golden Horseshoe Greenbelt / Chef, ceinture de verdure de la région élargie du Golden Horseshoe
Municipal Affairs
$111,985.38
earned in 2016
Bohdan Wynnyckyj Manager Municipal Performance Partnerships / Chef, partenariats pour l’amélioration de la performance des municipalités
Municipal Affairs
$108,515.17
earned in 2016
Brandon Forrest Manager, Local Government and Housing / Chef, administrations locales et hébergement
Municipal Affairs
$147,361.52
earned in 2016
Brenda Lewis Director, Building and Development / Directrice, Bâtiment et aménagement
Municipal Affairs
$102,777.47
earned in 2016
Brenda Vloet Senior Economist
Municipal Affairs
$103,193.34
earned in 2016
Bruce Curtis Regional Director, Municipal Services Office Western Region / Directeur régional, Bureau des services aux municipalités, région de l'Ouest
Municipal Affairs
$116,125.32
earned in 2016
Carly Steinman Manager, Corporate Coordination Unit / Chef, Unité de la coordination des affaires ministérielles
Municipal Affairs
$102,345.72
earned in 2016
Carol Healy Senior Planner / Conseillère principale en aménagement municipal
Municipal Affairs
$109,538.53
earned in 2016
Carolyn Tudge Team Lead
Municipal Affairs
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Published March, 2017

Ontario Public Sector Salary Disclosure - Sunshine List 2017

Welcome to the SunshineListStats.com, where we rank employees from organizations that received public funding from the Province of Ontario who earn over $100,000 per year, including total taxable benefits.

This year's sunshine list includes the top earners in Municipal Affairs, including:

  • Highest salaries in the Sunshine List 2017 at Municipal Affairs
  • Housing
    $242,431.56
  • Assistant Deputy Minister, Municipal Services Division / Sous-ministre adjointe, Division des services aux municipalités
    $169,324.76
  • Assistant Deputy Minister, Local Government and Planning Policy / Sous-ministre adjointe, Division des administrations locales et des politiques d'aménagement
    $168,811.42
  • Assistant Deputy Minister, Ontario Growth Secretariat / Sous-ministre adjoint, Secrétariat des initiatives de croissance de l'Ontario
    $168,811.42
  • Assistant Deputy Minister, Business Management Division / Sous-ministre adjoint, Division de la gestion des activités ministérielles
    $168,811.42

2017 Sunshine List: Municipal Affairs top earners

Every year by March 31, Ontario government publishes its annual Sunshine List of public sector servants with six-figure salaries. According to the document, at the Municipal Affairs 120 staffers made the list, earning a total salary of $13,884,977.75 in 2016.

At the top of the Sunshine List

Topping the list for the Municipal Affairs was Housing Laurie LeBlanc who brought home $242,431.56 in 2016.

Following Laurie LeBlanc was Assistant Deputy Minister, Municipal Services Division / Sous-ministre adjointe, Division des services aux municipalités Elizabeth Harding, who had annual earnings of $169,324.76. Assistant Deputy Minister, Local Government and Planning Policy / Sous-ministre adjointe, Division des administrations locales et des politiques d'aménagement Kate Manson-Smith made $168,811.42, Assistant Deputy Minister, Ontario Growth Secretariat / Sous-ministre adjoint, Secrétariat des initiatives de croissance de l'Ontario Larry Clay made $168,811.42 and Assistant Deputy Minister, Business Management Division / Sous-ministre adjoint, Division de la gestion des activités ministérielles James Cassimatis round out the top-five highest paid employees with $168,811.42 for the Municipal Affairs 2017 Sunshine List.

Breaking down the numbers

Among employees who received more than six-figure salaries in 2016, 60 received earnings between $100,000 and $110,000 followed by 54 who received between $110,001 and $150,000 , 5 received between $150,001 and $200,000 , 1 received between $200,001 and $250,000 at the Municipal Affairs.

  • Salary breakdown
  • 60 employees made between $100,000 to $110,000
  • 54 employees made between $110,000 to $150,000
  • 5 employees made between $150,000 to $200,000
  • 1 employee made between $200,000 to $250,000

For a complete list of public sector employees who made the 2017 Sunshine List, go to Sunshine List 2017 Employees List. If you wish to analyse the list by employer go to Sunshine List 2017 Employers List.

Sunshine List Resources

Here are the Frequently Asked Questions about the Ontario Sunshine List.

The Ontario Sunshine List is the Ministry of Finance's listing of salary, benefits, and severance information. The Ontario Sunshine List is the province's annual list of public sector employees and publicly-funded agency employees paid more than $100,00 annually. For a complete list of names go to SunhineListStats.com

In 1996 the Ontario Sunshine List began as a way to ensure accountability to taxpayers through Ontario's Public Sector Salary Disclosure Act. The annual list of public sector employees who earn over $100,000 per year or greater.

In 2021 Kenneth Hartwick, the Chief Executive Officer of Ontario Power Generation, led the pack by making $1,628,246. Interestingly, Ontario Power Generation employees made up the top four positions of the highest earners on the Sunshine List.

SunhineListStats.com aims to spotlight government spending and public funding to create awareness of where your money is being spent as a taxpayer. It lets taxpayers compare the performance of an organization with the compensation given to the people running it.

No, the Ontario Sunshine List does not include non-taxable benefits such as pension costs. The Sunshine List includes salaries and taxable benefits.

The Ontario Sunshine List is calculated by using a list of taxable salary, benefits, and severance information.

Yes, the Sunshine List does include bonuses, salaries, overtime, severances, and benefits.

In Ontario, teachers make a salary between $51,263 and $94,612 per year in 2021.

Toronto mayor John Tory made $202,949.20 per year in 2021, according to the Ministry of Finance's Ontario Sunshine List public sector salary disclosure.

Every year Ontario government publishes its annual Sunshine List of public sector servants, which includes nurses, teachers, police officers, and firefighters, with six-figure salaries. In Ontario, 244,390 staffers made the list, earning a total salary of $30,240,295,606.44 (more than thirty billion) in 2021.

In 2021 there were approximately 244,00 people on the Sunshine List making more than $100,000 per year. This is an increase of approximately 19% or 39,000 people over the 2020 Sunshine List.

The Ontario Sunshine List aims to shed light on government expenditures. The Sunshine List also helps the Ministry of Finance identify public sector employees who earn over $100,000 in salary and above.

Ontario's Public Sector Salary Disclosure Act aims to provide transparency to taxpayers and accountability to the Ontario government regarding hiring practices. Public sector employees earn over $100,000 annually, so taxpayers are naturally interested in how and where their money is being spent. The Ontario Sunshine List is a resource to give taxpayers insight into the use of public funds.

Ontario's Public Sector Salary Disclosure Act aims to provide transparency to taxpayers and accountability to the Ontario government regarding hiring practices. Public sector employees earn over $100,000 annually, so taxpayers are naturally interested in how and where their money is being spent. The Ontario Sunshine List is a resource to give taxpayers insight into the use of public funds.

Yes, the Ontario Sunshine List includes bonuses as these are taxable benefits.

The $100,000 annual income is calculated before taxes. If these public sector employees are paid $100,000 or more, then the total of these taxable benefits has to be disclosed.

Doug Ford made $208,974.00 in 2021, although the average range for public sector employees in this category on the Sunshine List is $100,000 to $180,000 annually.

In 2021 the adjusted inflation rate of 3.36% inflation brought the Sunshine List threshold to $159,300.