The Province has released the latest Sunshine List for 2018.
The list has the salaries of Ontario Public Service and broader public sector employees who were paid $100,000 or more.
The total number of employees disclosed under the Act continued to grow in 2018, increasing by 19,131 employees, or 14.5%.
A large portion of the increase is attributable to the Broader Public Sector, which specifically saw an increase of 17,792 employees disclosed, or 15.4% in 2018.
In addition, the data shows that the number of employees earning more than $100,000 at the agencies that make up Ontario Health has grown from 138 in 2003 to 1,469 in 2018, a 964.5% increase.
You can view the list by clicking here
- The total salaries cost to the government was $19,207,224,624 in 2018, a 14.1% increase from the previous year
- The Public Sector Salary Disclosure Act requires most organizations that receive public funding from Ontario to disclose annually the names, positions, salaries and total taxable benefits of employees paid $100,000 or more in the previous calendar year.
- The Public Sector Salary Disclosure Act applies to the provincial government, Crown agencies and corporations, Ontario Power Generation and subsidiaries, publicly-funded organizations such as hospitals, municipalities, school boards, universities and colleges, and not-for-profit organizations that meet a funding threshold.