Economic Development and Trade

Ontario Public Sector Salary Disclosure - Sunshine List 2018

Salary Name Position
$110,933.43
earned in 2017
Alexander Conradi Senior Director, Key Accounts
Economic Development and Trade
$133,317.86
earned in 2017
Alex Umnikov Sr.Dir.,Innov.Policy&Strategy
Economic Development and Trade
$134,985.24
earned in 2017
Alisa Laliberte ED, Strategic Initatives
Economic Development and Trade
$118,938.56
earned in 2017
Benigno Rojas-Moreno Sr. Dir. Energy & Env. Serv.
Economic Development and Trade
$107,152.50
earned in 2017
Betty E. Jandewerth Manager, Trade and Investment
Economic Development and Trade
$137,599.54
earned in 2017
Bo Nancy Wu Exe Director, Asia Pacific
Economic Development and Trade
$123,238.70
earned in 2017
Brian Nicholson Sr. Dir. Energy Unit
Economic Development and Trade
$133,317.86
earned in 2017
Carol A Mayers Dir Strategic Planning & Eval
Economic Development and Trade
$122,392.14
earned in 2017
Christopher Van Tighem Sr Dir, Integrated Sci&Res Int
Economic Development and Trade
$164,060.78
earned in 2017
Colin Blair ED, Operations & Strategic Ser
Economic Development and Trade
$114,207.08
earned in 2017
Dale Miles Dir, Innova Policy & Strategy
Economic Development and Trade
$128,432.72
earned in 2017
Dale Unrau Sr. Dir., Indust Develop Unit
Economic Development and Trade
$164,060.78
earned in 2017
Daryl J. Hanak ExecutiveDirector,Trade Policy
Economic Development and Trade
$144,000.00
earned in 2017
David Anderson Managing Director, Alberta Japan Office
Economic Development and Trade
$133,317.86
earned in 2017
David B Kettles Dir., Prov. & State Engagement
Economic Development and Trade
$125,984.04
earned in 2017
David Schwarz Sr. Director, Sci& Policy Eval
Economic Development and Trade
$107,152.50
earned in 2017
Dawna L Allard Reg Eco Develop Spec, Red Deer
Economic Development and Trade
$114,717.89
earned in 2017
Dennis Schultz Chief of Staff
Economic Development and Trade
$118,938.56
earned in 2017
Douglas Cameron Director, Trade & Investment
Economic Development and Trade
$164,060.78
earned in 2017
Dwayne Dreger Executive Director, Invest AB
Economic Development and Trade
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Published March, 2018

Ontario Public Sector Salary Disclosure - Sunshine List 2018

Welcome to the SunshineListStats.com, where we rank employees from organizations that receive 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 Economic Development and Trade, including:

2018 Sunshine List: Economic Development and Trade 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 Economic Development and Trade 90 staffers made the list, earning a total salary of $12,249,266.44 in 2017.

At the top of the Sunshine List

Topping the list for the Economic Development and Trade was Senior Rep to the USA Gitane De Silva who brought home $285,877.28 in 2017.

Following Gitane De Silva was Deputy Minister Jason Krips, who had annual earnings of $285,877.28. AB Snr Rep for Asia Pacific Ron Hoffmann made $242,068.84, ADM Trade&Invest Attraction Matthew Machielse made $200,404.88 and ADM Science & Innovation John Samuel Brown round out the top-five highest paid employees with $182,501.02 for the Economic Development and Trade 2018 Sunshine List.

Breaking down the numbers

Among employees who received more than six-figure salaries in 2017, 8 received earnings between $100,000 and $110,000 followed by 62 who received between $110,001 and $150,000 , 16 received between $150,001 and $200,000 , 2 received between $200,001 and $250,000 , 2 received between $250,001 and $300,000 at the Economic Development and Trade.

  • Salary breakdown
  • 8 employees made between $100,000 to $110,000
  • 62 employees made between $110,000 to $150,000
  • 16 employees made between $150,000 to $200,000
  • 2 employees made between $200,000 to $250,000
  • 2 employees made between $250,000 to $300,000

For a complete list of public sector employees who made the 2018 Sunshine List, go to Sunshine List 2018 Employees List. If you wish to analyse the list by employer go to Sunshine List 2018 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 $100,00 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 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 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 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 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 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 annual income is calculated before taxes. If these public sector employees are paid $100,000 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 to $180,000 annually.

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