British Columbia Sunshine List 2022

Searchable database of the British Columbia public sector employees who earned more than 125,000 in 2021.

Salary Name Employer
$934,521.00
earned in 2021
Thomas Bechard BC Hydro
$611,712.00
earned in 2021
Santa Ono University of British Columbia
$590,114.00
earned in 2021
Chris O'Riley BC Hydro
$527,004.00
earned in 2021
Brenda Leong BC Securities Commission
$495,493.00
earned in 2021
James Hamilton Okanagan College
$479,814.00
earned in 2021
Benoit Morin Provincial Health Services Authority
$467,905.00
earned in 2021
Nicolas Jimenez Insurance Corporation of BC
$456,034.00
earned in 2021
Andrew Szeri University of British Columbia
$451,917.00
earned in 2021
James Cassels University of Victoria
$447,158.00
earned in 2021
David Wong BC Hydro
$443,090.00
earned in 2021
Anne Naser WorkSafe BC
$434,482.00
earned in 2021
Janet Fraser BC Hydro
$420,255.00
earned in 2021
Susan Brown Interior Health Authority
$409,907.00
earned in 2021
Andrew Petter Simon Fraser University
$408,928.00
earned in 2021
Charlotte Mitha BC Hydro
$406,144.00
earned in 2021
Dr Victoria Lee Fraser Health Authority
$405,088.00
earned in 2021
Kathryn MacNeil Vancouver Island Health Authority
$403,149.00
earned in 2021
Maureen Daschuk BC Hydro
$394,357.00
earned in 2021
Shayne Ramsay BC Housing Management Commission
$393,574.00
earned in 2021
Gordon Johnson BC Securities Commission
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Published March, 2022

British Columbia Public Sector Salary Disclosure - Sunshine List 2022

Welcome to the SunshineListStats.com, where we rank employees from organizations that received public funding from the Province of British Columbia who earn over 125,000 per year, including total taxable benefits.

This year's sunshine list includes the top earners in British Columbia, including:

2022 Sunshine List: top earners

Every year by March 31, British Columbia government publishes its annual Sunshine List of public sector servants with six-figure salaries. According to the document, British Columbia 625 staffers made the list, earning a total salary of $141,190,297.00 in 2021.

At the top of the Sunshine List

Topping the list for British Columbia was Thomas Bechard who brought home $934,521.00 in 2021.

Following Thomas Bechard was Santa Ono, who had annual earnings of $611,712.00. Chris O'Riley made $590,114.00, Brenda Leong made $527,004.00 and James Hamilton round out the top-five highest paid employees with $495,493.00 for the British Columbia 2022 Sunshine List.

Breaking down the numbers

Among employees who received more than six-figure salaries in 2021, 2 received earnings between $100,000 and $110,000 followed by 16 who received between $110,001 and $150,000 , 174 received between $150,001 and $200,000 , 223 received between $200,001 and $250,000 , 67 received between $250,001 and $300,000 , and 143 received over $300,000 at British Columbia.

  • Salary breakdown
  • 2 employees made between $100,000 to $110,000
  • 16 employees made between $110,000 to $150,000
  • 174 employees made between $150,000 to $200,000
  • 223 employees made between $200,000 to $250,000
  • 67 employees made between $250,000 to $300,000
  • 143 employees made between More than $300,000

For a complete list of public sector employees who made the 2022 Sunshine List, go to Sunshine List 2022 Employees List. If you wish to analyse the list by employer go to Sunshine List 2022 Employers List.

The Sunshine List

In British Columbia, organizations defined by the Public Sector Employers Act are statutorily required to disclose all compensation that is paid to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and the next four highest ranking or highest paid executives with decision-making authority earning an annualized base salary of $125,000 or more during a fiscal year.