Adeline Lee
Salary: $184,017.83
Year: 2021
Position: Senior Legal Counsel / Avocate principale
Category of Employment: Crown Agencies
Published March 2016

Ontario Public Sector Salary Disclosure - Sunshine List 2016

The Public Sector Salary Disclosure Act, 1996 makes Ontario’s public sector more open and accountable to taxpayers. The act requires organizations that receive public funding from the Province of Ontario to make public, by March 31 each year, the names, positions, salaries and total taxable benefits of employees paid $100,000 or more in the previous calendar year.

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

This year's sunshine list includes the top earners in Ontario Securities Commission, including:

  • Highest salaries in the Sunshine List 2016 at Ontario Securities Commission
  • Chair and Chief Executive Officer / Président et chef de la direction
    $705,828.64
  • Executive Director and Chief Administrative Officer / Directrice générale et chef des services administratifs
    $477,390.22
  • Chair & Vice Chair / Présidente et vice-présidente
    $472,980.63
  • Director / Directeur
    $307,499.02
  • Director / Directeur
    $305,165.60

2016 Ontario Sunshine List: Ontario Securities Commission Top Earners

Every year, the Ontario government publishes its annual Sunshine List of public sector servants with six-figure salaries. According to the document, Ontario Securities Commission's 310 staffers made the Sunshine List, earning total compensation of $52,196,127.80 in 2015.

At the top of the Ontario Securities Commission Sunshine List

Topping the list for the Ontario Securities Commission was Chair and Chief Executive Officer / Président et chef de la direction Howard Wetston, who brought home $705,828.64 in 2015.

Following Howard Wetston was Executive Director and Chief Administrative Officer / Directrice générale et chef des services administratifs Maureen Jensen, with annual earnings of $477,390.22. Chair & Vice Chair / Présidente et vice-présidente Monica Kowal made $472,980.63, Director / Directeur Huston Loke made $307,499.02, and Director / Directeur Thomas Atkinson round out the top-five highest-paid employees with $305,165.60 for the Ontario Securities Commission 2016 Sunshine List.

Breaking down the numbers

Among employees who received more than six-figure salaries in 2015, 29 received earnings between $100,000 and $110,000 followed by 116 who received between $110,001 and $150,000 , 93 received between $150,001 and $200,000 , 43 received between $200,001 and $250,000 , 23 received between $250,001 and $300,000 , and 6 received over $300,000 at the Ontario Securities Commission.

  • Salary breakdown
  • 29 employees made between $100,000 to $110,000
  • 116 employees made between $110,000 to $150,000
  • 93 employees made between $150,000 to $200,000
  • 43 employees made between $200,000 to $250,000
  • 23 employees made between $250,000 to $300,000
  • 6 employees made more than $300,000

For a complete list of public sector employees who made the 2016 Sunshine List, go to Sunshine List 2016 Employees List. If you wish to analyze the list by the employer, go to Sunshine List 2016 Employers List.