Metrolinx

Ontario Public Sector Salary Disclosure - Sunshine List 2021

Salary Name Position
$179,665.20
earned in 2020
Aaron Greeniaus Director, Signals and Communication/Directeur, Signalisation et communications
Metrolinx
$120,415.78
earned in 2020
Aaron Reback Category Manager - Information Technology and Management Services/Gestionnaire de catégorie – Technologie de l’information et services de gestion
Metrolinx
$122,890.96
earned in 2020
Abdemusa Moosajee Assistant Manager, Rail Radio Maintenance/Gestionnaire adjoint, Entretien de l’infrastructure radio et ferroviaire
Metrolinx
$105,462.90
earned in 2020
Abdul Shah Network Administrator, Infrastructure and Application Support/Administrateur réseau, Soutien aux infrastructures et aux applications
Metrolinx
$102,269.25
earned in 2020
Abraham Villafuerte Project Manager/Gestionnaire de projet
Metrolinx
$125,274.00
earned in 2020
Adam Arnold Manager, Transit Integration/Gestionnaire, Intégration du transport en commun
Metrolinx
$100,542.67
earned in 2020
Adam Blokzyl Supervisor, Train Operation Contract/Superviseur, Contrat d'exploitation ferroviaire
Metrolinx
$107,059.14
earned in 2020
Adam Donner Senior Business Analyst, Customer Support /Analyste d’entreprise principal, Soutien à la clientèle
Metrolinx
$101,594.45
earned in 2020
Adam Slade Transit Safety Officer, West Operations/Agent chargé de l’application des règlements, Activités de l’Ouest
Metrolinx
$119,876.77
earned in 2020
Adam Snow Manager, Third Party Capital Infrastructure Coordination - Light Rail Transit/Gestionnaire, Coordination des projets d’immobilisations de tierces parties - Transport léger sur rail
Metrolinx
$110,026.29
earned in 2020
Adesh Bissessar Radio Communications System Specialist/Spécialiste des systèmes de communication radio
Metrolinx
$176,219.27
earned in 2020
Adnan Moghul Director, Consultant Contracts/Directeur, Contrats de consultants
Metrolinx
$109,339.91
earned in 2020
Adriana Alvarez Manager, Stations Capital Delivery/Gestionnaire, Exécution des projets d’immobilisation des gares
Metrolinx
$108,491.33
earned in 2020
Adriana Deboveanu Project Manager, Traction Power /Gestionnaire de projet, Énergie de traction
Metrolinx
$133,496.51
earned in 2020
Adriana Trujillo Senior Manager, Stations Capital Delivery /Gestionnaire principale, Exécution des projets d’immobilisation des gares
Metrolinx
$108,433.70
earned in 2020
Adrian Chong Manager, Business Planning and Performance/Gestionnaire, Planification d’affaires et rendement
Metrolinx
$101,981.44
earned in 2020
Adrian Gurau Senior Rail Performance Advisor/Conseiller principal en rendement ferroviaire
Metrolinx
$213,639.79
earned in 2020
Adrian Piccolo Vice President, Subways Yonge North Subway Extension/Vice-président, Métro, Prolongement vers le nord de la ligne de métro Yonge
Metrolinx
$119,474.59
earned in 2020
Agerico Cadiz Construction Safety Officer/Agent, Sécurité des travaux de construction
Metrolinx
$120,649.55
earned in 2020
Ahmed Hussein Manager, GO Expansion Project Delivery/Gestionnaire, Exécution du projet d’expansion de GO
Metrolinx
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Published March, 2021

Ontario Public Sector Salary Disclosure - Sunshine List 2021

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 2021 at Metrolinx
  • President and Chief Executive Officer/Président et chef de la direction
    $742,127.29
  • Program Director/Directeur de programmes
    $436,901.71
  • Vice President, Community Relations and Communications/Vice-président, Relations communautaires et communications
    $367,141.98
  • Chief Capital Officer/Chef responsable des immobilisations
    $352,571.57
  • Chief Information Officer/Chef de l’information
    $346,629.28

2021 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 1,144 staffers made the list, earning a total salary of $147,251,078.00 in 2020.

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 $742,127.29 in 2020.

Following Phil Verster was Program Director/Directeur de programmes Richard Johnston, who had annual earnings of $436,901.71. Vice President, Community Relations and Communications/Vice-président, Relations communautaires et communications Jamie Robinson made $367,141.98, Chief Capital Officer/Chef responsable des immobilisations Matthew Clark made $352,571.57 and Chief Information Officer/Chef de l’information Jenny Alfandary round out the top-five highest paid employees with $346,629.28 for the Metrolinx 2021 Sunshine List.

Breaking down the numbers

Among employees who received more than six-figure salaries in 2020, 398 received earnings between $100,000 and $110,000 followed by 543 who received between $110,001 and $150,000 , 163 received between $150,001 and $200,000 , 31 received between $200,001 and $250,000 , 3 received between $250,001 and $300,000 , and 6 received over $300,000 at the Metrolinx.

  • Salary breakdown
  • 398 employees made between $100,000 to $110,000
  • 543 employees made between $110,000 to $150,000
  • 163 employees made between $150,000 to $200,000
  • 31 employees made between $200,000 to $250,000
  • 3 employees made between $250,000 to $300,000
  • 6 employees made between More than $300,000

For a complete list of public sector employees who made the 2021 Sunshine List, go to Sunshine List 2021 Employees List. If you wish to analyse the list by employer go to Sunshine List 2021 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.