Gayle Fisher
Salary: $421,289.25
Year: 2016
Position: Chief Administrative Officer / Chef de l'administration
Category of Employment: Crown Agencies
Published March 2017

Ontario Public Sector Salary Disclosure - Sunshine List 2017

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 Pension Board, including:

  • Highest salaries in the Sunshine List 2017 at Ontario Pension Board
  • Executive Vice President and Chief Investment Officer / Vice-présidente directrice et chef des placements
    $835,389.06
  • President and Chief Executive Officer / Président et chef de la direction
    $669,991.80
  • Managing Director, Real Estate / Directeur général, Immobilier
    $609,567.18
  • Managing Director, Private Markets / Directeur général, Marchés privés
    $542,802.21
  • Managing Director, Private Debt / Directeur général, Obligations de sociétés fermées
    $540,202.15

2017 Ontario Sunshine List: Ontario Pension Board 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 Pension Board's 60 staffers made the Sunshine List, earning total compensation of $13,667,032.57 in 2016.

At the top of the Ontario Pension Board Sunshine List

Topping the list for the Ontario Pension Board was Executive Vice President and Chief Investment Officer / Vice-présidente directrice et chef des placements Jill Pepall, who brought home $835,389.06 in 2016.

Following Jill Pepall was President and Chief Executive Officer / Président et chef de la direction Mark Fuller, with annual earnings of $669,991.80. Managing Director, Real Estate / Directeur général, Immobilier Brian Whibbs made $609,567.18, Managing Director, Private Markets / Directeur général, Marchés privés Sean Macaulay made $542,802.21, and Managing Director, Private Debt / Directeur général, Obligations de sociétés fermées Glenn Hubert round out the top-five highest-paid employees with $540,202.15 for the Ontario Pension Board 2017 Sunshine List.

Breaking down the numbers

Among employees who received more than six-figure salaries in 2016, 5 received earnings between $100,000 and $110,000 followed by 26 who received between $110,001 and $150,000 , 13 received between $150,001 and $200,000 , 1 received between $200,001 and $250,000 , 1 received between $250,001 and $300,000 , and 14 received over $300,000 at the Ontario Pension Board.

  • Salary breakdown
  • 5 employees made between $100,000 to $110,000
  • 26 employees made between $110,000 to $150,000
  • 13 employees made between $150,000 to $200,000
  • 1 employee made between $200,000 to $250,000
  • 1 employee made between $250,000 to $300,000
  • 14 employees made more than $300,000

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 analyze the list by the employer, go to Sunshine List 2017 Employers List.