City of Toronto

Ontario Public Sector Salary Disclosure - Sunshine List 2017

Salary Name Position
$131,230.95
earned in 2016
Aaron Sui Lun Pun Human Resource Manager Corporate Learning and Leadership Development
City of Toronto
$147,480.49
earned in 2016
Abbie Leslie Moscovich Solicitor 1
City of Toronto
$103,163.68
earned in 2016
Abdulhamid Hathiyani Supervisor Direct Program
City of Toronto
$122,185.77
earned in 2016
Abere Channie Senior Systems Integrator Information and Technology
City of Toronto
$128,749.57
earned in 2016
Abhay D. Tadwalkar Manager Operations Efficiency Treatment
City of Toronto
$118,648.72
earned in 2016
Abraham Seedu General Supervisor Haulage
City of Toronto
$110,524.34
earned in 2016
Ada Bielow Sinclair Supervisor 311 Contact Centre
City of Toronto
$103,452.24
earned in 2016
Adam A. Goddard Senior Systems Integrator Clerks
City of Toronto
$108,184.09
earned in 2016
Adam J. Mock E City Management Consultant
City of Toronto
$101,129.32
earned in 2016
Adam Simson Firefighter Operation
City of Toronto
$125,562.02
earned in 2016
Adam Thurston Commander Community Safeguard Services
City of Toronto
$128,953.02
earned in 2016
Adam Zietara Manager Divisional Operations Services
City of Toronto
$141,720.73
earned in 2016
Adel Gorgis Senior Technical Support Specialist 1
City of Toronto
$101,549.67
earned in 2016
Adelle D'silva Project Manager Information and Technology
City of Toronto
$110,261.81
earned in 2016
Aderonke Akande Manager Tower and Neighbourhood Revitalization
City of Toronto
$152,247.78
earned in 2016
Adir Gupta Manager Financial Policy Strategic Analysis
City of Toronto
$111,859.06
earned in 2016
Adriana C. Castelletto Human Resource Consultant Employee Labour Relations
City of Toronto
$106,857.77
earned in 2016
Adrian Burtenshaw Firefighter Operation
City of Toronto
$118,990.22
earned in 2016
Adrian Duta Building Engineer
City of Toronto
$125,205.57
earned in 2016
Adrian Lewicki District Chief Senior Fire Boat Captain
City of Toronto
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Published March, 2017

Ontario Public Sector Salary Disclosure - Sunshine List 2017

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 City of Toronto, including:

  • Highest salaries
  • City Manager
    $350,072.89
  • Deputy City Manager
    $300,013.86
  • Associate Medical Officer of Health Director Communicable Disease Control
    $292,424.31
  • Deputy City Manager and Chief Financial Officer
    $283,132.99
  • Fire Chief General Manager
    $271,391.62

2017 Sunshine List: City of Toronto 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 City of Toronto 4,400 staffers made the list, earning a total salary of $523,658,387.75 in 2016.

At the top of the Sunshine List

Topping the list for the City of Toronto was City Manager Peter Wallace who brought home $350,072.89 in 2016.

Following Peter Wallace was Deputy City Manager John W. Livey, who had annual earnings of $300,013.86. Associate Medical Officer of Health Director Communicable Disease Control Howard Shapiro made $292,424.31, Deputy City Manager and Chief Financial Officer Roberto Rossini made $283,132.99 and Fire Chief General Manager James Sales round out the top-five highest paid employees with $271,391.62 for the City of Toronto 2017 Sunshine List.

Breaking down the numbers

Among employees who received more than six-figure salaries in 2016, 1,713 received earnings between $100,000 and $110,000 followed by 2,360 who received between $110,001 and $150,000 , 264 received between $150,001 and $200,000 , 54 received between $200,001 and $250,000 , 7 received between $250,001 and $300,000 , and 2 received over $300,000 at the City of Toronto.

  • Salary breakdown
  • 1,713 employees made between $100,000 to $110,000
  • 2,360 employees made between $110,000 to $150,000
  • 264 employees made between $150,000 to $200,000
  • 54 employees made between $200,000 to $250,000
  • 7 employees made between $250,000 to $300,000
  • 2 employees made between 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 analyse the list by employer go to Sunshine List 2017 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.