O.C. 227/2012

June 21, 2012

††††††††††† The Lieutenant Governor in Council, effective April 1, 2012,

1††††††††† approves the exclusion by the Minister of the positions listed in Schedules 1 and 2 of the attached Appendix from the classification plan and establishes the salary rate or ranges for those positions as that set out in those Schedules;

2††††††††† orders that the Minister charged with the administration of the Public Service Act or the Ministerís designates, the Deputy Minister of the Executive Council or the Public Service Commissioner, establish

††††††††††† (a)††††††† the salary applicable for each position listed in Schedules 1 and 2,

††††††††††† (b)††††††† the date that the salary becomes effective, and

††††††††††† (c)††††††† the remuneration for persons appointed in an acting capacity to any of the positions listed in Schedules 1 and 2;

3††††††††† rescinds Orders in Council numbered O.C. 158/2012 and O.C. 187/2012.

For Information only

Recommended by:††††††††† President of the Executive Council

Authority:†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Public Service Act
††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† (sections 11 and 14)


Schedule 1

Deputy Ministers

Salary Rate $275,159

Deputy Minister of Aboriginal Relations

Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development

Deputy Minister of Culture

Deputy Minister of Education

Deputy Minister of Energy

Deputy Minister of Enterprise and Advanced Education

Deputy Minister of Environment and Sustainable Resource Development

Deputy Minister of the Executive Council

Deputy Minister of Health

Deputy Minister of Human Services

Deputy Minister of Infrastructure

Deputy Minister of International and Intergovernmental Relations

Deputy Minister of Justice

Deputy Minister of Municipal Affairs

Deputy Minister of Service Alberta

Deputy Solicitor General

Deputy Minister of Tourism, Parks and Recreation

Deputy Minister of Transportation

Deputy Minister of Treasury Board and Finance



Schedule 2

Senior Officials

Salary Range D
Minimum $204,685 - Maximum $275,159

Alberta Representative in Asia

Alberta Representative in London

Alberta Representative in Ottawa

Alberta Representative in Washington, D.C.

Chair, Alberta Utilities Commission

Chair, Energy Resources Conservation Board

Chief Executive Officer, Alberta Gaming and Liquor Commission

Chief Executive Officer, Environmental Monitoring

Chief of Staff, Office of the Premier

Public Service Commissioner

Salary Range C
Minimum $149,822 - Maximum $208,628

Chair, Labour Relations Board

Chair, Land Compensation Board

Chair, Natural Resources Conservation Board

Chair, Surface Rights Board

Chief Appeals Commissioner, Appeals Commission for Workers' Compensation

Chief of the Commission and Tribunals, Alberta Human Rights Commission


Deputy Chief, Policy Coordination

Deputy Clerk of the Executive Council

Deputy Secretary to Cabinet

Director of Communications, Office of the Premier

Director of Operations, Office of the Premier

Executive Director, Office of the Premier, Southern Alberta

Managing Director, Alberta Emergency Management Agency

Managing Director, Public Affairs Bureau

Principal Secretary, Office of the Premier

Vice-Chairs, Alberta Utilities Commission

Vice-Chairs, Energy Resources Conservation Board

Salary Range B
Minimum $117,549 - Maximum $162,814

Members, Alberta Human Rights Commission

Members, Alberta Utilities Commission

Members, Energy Resources Conservation Board

Members, Natural Resources Conservation Board

Vice-Chairs, Labour Relations Board

Vice-Chairs, Surface Rights Board

Salary Range A
Minimum $105,706 - Maximum $144,905

Appeals Commissioners, Appeals Commission for Workers' Compensation

Members, Land Compensation Board

Members, Surface Rights Board


Note: Schedule 1 and 2 incumbents shall be entitled to be considered for lump sum payments at such times and in such manner as may be prescribed by Government policy established from time to time. The Minister or Deputy Minister of Executive Council may approve compensation beyond the salary rate or ranges on Schedules 1 and 2 in exceptional circumstances or where the salary rate or range maximum for the Senior Official position is or will be an impediment to the recruitment and/or retention of the incumbent.