These are the Most Well-Paid City Employees in Mississauga

Published March 26, 2018 at 7:08 pm

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More public servants in Ontario – including City of Mississauga employees – earned six figures in 2017, marking a seven per cent increase versus a year ago.

Who’s at the very top?

Ontario Power Generation president and CEO Jeffrey Lyash made a whopping $1,554,456.

Trillium Health Partners CEO Michelle DiEmanuele raked in $660,450.

Mississauga-Halton LHIN CEO Bill MacLeod made $333,184.

Sheridan College president and vice-chancellor Mary Preece made $377,999.

The annual Sunshine List was released on March 23 divulging public sector employees who earned at least $100,000.

At the municipal level, city manager and chief administrative officer Janice Baker earned $284,809.

There were 1,048 city staff making more than $100,000 versus 984 employees a year ago.

Mayor Bonnie Crombie, who made $139,374, froze her salary back in Jan. 2015 but also earned money from the Region of Peel, the Peel police board, and Merge Co.

Commissioners, too, made big bucks: Ed Sajecki and Paul Mitcham each earned $224,452; Gary Kent was paid $220,344; Geoff Wright raked in $214,027.

City solicitor Mary Ellen Bench earned $213,102.

Region of Peel employees made big money, with 859 total — there were 739 versus 2016.

Chief medical officer of health Dr. Katherine Bingham tops the list at $207,318.

Peel Police Chief Jennifer Evans – one of 1,641 police officers on the list – made $301,970 last year.

Premier Kathleen Wynne earned $208,974 in 2017, while former Progressive Conservative Leader Patrick Brown made $180,885. NDP leader Andrea Horwath made $158,157.

Broadcast journalist and TVO host Steve Paikin earned $303,087.

Here’s the full 2017 Sunshine List.

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