12/12/2014 04:26 EST | Updated 02/11/2015 05:59 EST

Alberta government employee salaries: premier's staff collect $2.2M total

EDMONTON - The Alberta government's latest figures show a dozen of Premier Jim Prentice's senior staff earn more than $103,00 a year.

The list shows the top earner is Jay Hill, who is the province's senior representative to Saskatchewan, British Columbia and the North.

He makes $243,000 a year.

Others who make more than $200,000 a year are chief of staff Mike Percy and communications director Mike Storeshaw.

In total, the 12 people in the senior office make about $2.2 million a year.