Sunshine list shrinks slightly at City Hall

The number of city employees on the Ontario sunshine list has gone down.

Data released by the province today shows 2,884 municipal employees in Ottawa made more than $100,000 dollars last year.

That is down from 2,912 for 2015.

The top paid city staffer for 2016: Medical Officer of Health Dr. Isra Levy at $302,412, replacing retired city manager Kent Kirkpatrick who still collected $180,727.

His successor Steve Kanellakos earned $225,712.

Ottawa Police Chief Charles Bordeleau and Deputy Chief Jill Skinner are numbers two and three at $281,511 and $272,208 respectively.

4. Planning GM John Moser (269,596), 5. Associate MOH Robin Taylor (263,892), 6. Transpo GM John Manconi (253,765) #ottnews

— Chris Holski (@HolskiCFRA) March 31, 2017

There are also 538 Ottawa Hospital employees on the list, including President and CEO Dr. Jack Kitts.

He was the 16th highest-paid public servant in Ontario last year at $630,485.