Metrolinx

Ontario Public Sector Salary Disclosure - Sunshine List 2019

Salary Name Position
$170,018.19
earned in 2018
Aaron Greeniaus Director, Signals and Communication/Directeur, Signalisation et communications
Metrolinx
$112,899.14
earned in 2018
Aaron Reback Category Manager - Information Technology and Management Services/Gestionnaire de catégorie – Technologie de l’information et services de gestion
Metrolinx
$110,673.77
earned in 2018
Abdemusa Moosajee Senior Radio Equipment Officer/Agent principal du matériel radio
Metrolinx
$103,239.35
earned in 2018
Abdul.J Shah Network Administrator, Infrastructure and Application Support/Administrateur réseau, Soutien aux infrastructures et aux applications
Metrolinx
$112,980.67
earned in 2018
Abdulreza Pourkeivan Bus Driver/Chauffeur d’autobus
Metrolinx
$107,088.65
earned in 2018
Abraham.C Villafuerte Project Manager, Regional Express Rail Early Works/Gestionnaire de projet, Service régional express, Travaux préliminaires
Metrolinx
$110,225.91
earned in 2018
Adam Snow Manager, Rail Corridor Management Office/Gestionnaire, Bureau de gestion du corridor ferroviaire
Metrolinx
$102,687.93
earned in 2018
Adesh Bissessar Radio Communications System Specialist /Spécialiste des systèmes de communication radio
Metrolinx
$150,543.75
earned in 2018
Adnan Moghul Director, Program Contracts/Directeur, Contrats de programme
Metrolinx
$100,228.48
earned in 2018
Adriana Deboveanu Project Manager, Regional Express Rail Electrification - Systems/Gestionnaire de projet, Service régional express, Électrification – Systèmes
Metrolinx
$108,771.25
earned in 2018
Adriana.K Trujillo Manager, Station Construction and Commissioning/Gestionnaire, Construction des gares et mise en service
Metrolinx
$104,900.02
earned in 2018
Ahmed Hussein Project Manager, Regional Express Rail Early Works/Gestionnaire de projet, Service régional express, Travaux préliminaires
Metrolinx
$142,973.91
earned in 2018
Ajit Chaudhary Information Technology System Technical Support Specialist/Spécialiste du soutien technique, Systèmes de technologie de l’information
Metrolinx
$193,442.13
earned in 2018
Alaisdar Graham Chief Information Officer/Chef d’information, Systèmes d’information
Metrolinx
$129,498.60
earned in 2018
Alan Britton Director, Corridor Maintenance/Directeur, Maintenance du corridor
Metrolinx
$101,149.42
earned in 2018
Alan.E Dick Project Coordinator, Regional Express Rail Early Works/Coordonnateur de projet, Service régional express, Travaux préliminaires
Metrolinx
$100,838.49
earned in 2018
Alan.M Hall Senior Project Officer - Project Management Office -Information&Information Technology/Agent de projet principal – Bureau de gestion des projets – Information et technologie de l'information
Metrolinx
$178,769.75
earned in 2018
Alba.M Sandre Taylor Senior Legal Counsel /Avocate principale
Metrolinx
$111,162.95
earned in 2018
Alex Adu Bus Driver/Chauffeur d’autobus
Metrolinx
$131,253.48
earned in 2018
Alexander Karlov Software Developer, Infrastructure and Applications Support/Concepteur de logiciels, Infrastructure et soutien aux applications
Metrolinx
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Published March, 2019

Ontario Public Sector Salary Disclosure - Sunshine List 2019

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 Metrolinx, including:

  • Highest salaries in the Sunshine List 2019 at Metrolinx
  • President and Chief Executive Officer/Président et chef de la direction
    $506,280.26
  • Chief Capital Officer/Chef responsable des immobilisations
    $351,974.12
  • Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary/Vice-présidente, chef du contentieux et secrétaire générale
    $331,247.66
  • Chief Operating Officer/Chef de l’exploitation
    $284,547.78
  • Chief Financial Officer /Directeur financier
    $257,296.40

2019 Sunshine List: Metrolinx 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 Metrolinx 827 staffers made the list, earning a total salary of $101,527,514.13 in 2018.

At the top of the Sunshine List

Topping the list for the Metrolinx was President and Chief Executive Officer/Président et chef de la direction Phil Verster who brought home $506,280.26 in 2018.

Following Phil Verster was Chief Capital Officer/Chef responsable des immobilisations Peter Zuk, who had annual earnings of $351,974.12. Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary/Vice-présidente, chef du contentieux et secrétaire générale Mary Martin made $331,247.66, Chief Operating Officer/Chef de l’exploitation Gregory.W Percy made $284,547.78 and Chief Financial Officer /Directeur financier Robert Siddall round out the top-five highest paid employees with $257,296.40 for the Metrolinx 2019 Sunshine List.

Breaking down the numbers

Among employees who received more than six-figure salaries in 2018, 352 received earnings between $100,000 and $110,000 followed by 376 who received between $110,001 and $150,000 , 82 received between $150,001 and $200,000 , 12 received between $200,001 and $250,000 , 2 received between $250,001 and $300,000 , and 3 received over $300,000 at the Metrolinx.

  • Salary breakdown
  • 352 employees made between $100,000 to $110,000
  • 376 employees made between $110,000 to $150,000
  • 82 employees made between $150,000 to $200,000
  • 12 employees made between $200,000 to $250,000
  • 2 employees made between $250,000 to $300,000
  • 3 employees made between More than $300,000

For a complete list of public sector employees who made the 2019 Sunshine List, go to Sunshine List 2019 Employees List. If you wish to analyse the list by employer go to Sunshine List 2019 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 $100,000 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 $100,000,000 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 $100,000,000 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 $100,000,000 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 $100,000,000 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 $100,000,000 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 $100,000,000 annual income is calculated before taxes. If these public sector employees are paid $100,000,000 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 $100,000,000 to $180,000 annually.

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