Kurt S. Wachter Investigator II,public Defender · Alternate Public Defender


Kurt S. Wachter holds the position title INVESTIGATOR II,PUBLIC DEFENDER, employed in the department of Alternate Public Defender in Los Angeles County. The total compensation in 2016 is $132446.00.

For the position title INVESTIGATOR II,PUBLIC DEFENDER, the number of employees is 99; the average compensation is $119,865; the minimum compensation is $3,211; the maximum compensation is $172,758.

For the department Alternate Public Defender, the number of employees is 301; the average compensation is $171,580; the minimum compensation is $0; the maximum compensation is $387,184.


Kurt S. Wachter · INVESTIGATOR II,PUBLIC DEFENDER · Alternate Public Defender

Last Name WACHTER
First Name KURT
Middle Initial S
Position Title INVESTIGATOR II,PUBLIC DEFENDER
Department Alternate Public Defender
Base Earnings $104751.00
Overtime Earnings $0.00
Other Earnings $2851.00
Leave Time Payouts $0.00
Total Earnings $107602.00
Medical Dental Vision $0.00
Retirement Surcharge $0.00
Pension Contributions $19192.00
Deferred Contributons $3297.00
LTD Life Medical Tax $2244.00
Other Benefits $111.00
Total Benefits $24844.00
Total Compensation $132446.00
Year 2016

Investigator II,public Defender · Employee

Name Total Compensation Position Title Department
DEREK KAWAI $95587.37 INVESTIGATOR II,PUBLIC DEFENDER Alternate Public Defender
RICHARD SANTIAGO $137073.92 INVESTIGATOR II,PUBLIC DEFENDER Alternate Public Defender
ROBERT CALABUIG $155358.47 INVESTIGATOR II,PUBLIC DEFENDER Public Defender
STEPHEN WRATTEN $55797.50 INVESTIGATOR II,PUBLIC DEFENDER Public Defender
JOSEPH LINARES $134748.73 INVESTIGATOR II,PUBLIC DEFENDER Alternate Public Defender
DANIEL WOOLSEY $146848.17 INVESTIGATOR II,PUBLIC DEFENDER Alternate Public Defender
ELIZABETH AGUILAR $140796.28 INVESTIGATOR II,PUBLIC DEFENDER Public Defender
RHASAAN WILSON $146833.24 INVESTIGATOR II,PUBLIC DEFENDER Public Defender
SUSAN STEPHANS $131753.87 INVESTIGATOR II,PUBLIC DEFENDER Public Defender
RICHARD SANFORD $142179.86 INVESTIGATOR II,PUBLIC DEFENDER Public Defender
CHARLES FLIPPO $136368.70 INVESTIGATOR II,PUBLIC DEFENDER Alternate Public Defender
PETER HUNTER $149334.71 INVESTIGATOR II,PUBLIC DEFENDER Alternate Public Defender
RICHARD SALAZAR $130637.91 INVESTIGATOR II,PUBLIC DEFENDER Public Defender
TINA WADE $22867.09 INVESTIGATOR II,PUBLIC DEFENDER Public Defender
MELISSA FUENTES $150291.11 INVESTIGATOR II,PUBLIC DEFENDER Public Defender
GERALD MORA $166228.99 INVESTIGATOR II,PUBLIC DEFENDER Public Defender
MARIA ORTIZ $133127.49 INVESTIGATOR II,PUBLIC DEFENDER Alternate Public Defender
MARGARITA HERMOSILLO $125335.05 INVESTIGATOR II,PUBLIC DEFENDER Public Defender
HOLLY CREAMER $145982.74 INVESTIGATOR II,PUBLIC DEFENDER Public Defender
NEIL SPECTOR $149780.37 INVESTIGATOR II,PUBLIC DEFENDER Public Defender

Alternate Public Defender · Employee

Name Total Compensation Position Title Department
TONI RETANA $101285.34 PARALEGAL Alternate Public Defender
CHERYL LACOUR $237051.04 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER IV Alternate Public Defender
ANGELES ZARAGOZA $124584.86 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER II Alternate Public Defender
JEFFREY KELLEY $288667.83 HEAD DEPUTY,PUBLIC DEFENDER Alternate Public Defender
HUNG DU $181419.77 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Alternate Public Defender
RICHARD CAILLOUETTE JR $188135.30 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER IV Alternate Public Defender
LEE ROSEN $244867.80 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Alternate Public Defender
DAVID KWAK $187305.41 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Alternate Public Defender
WILLIAM MAESTAS $159724.64 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER II Alternate Public Defender
RUBA BATNIJI $107361.10 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER II Alternate Public Defender
RICHARD MERENBACH $232671.82 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER IV Alternate Public Defender
CARLIN YUEN $164001.96 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Alternate Public Defender
STACEY LOOMIS $79660.96 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER II Alternate Public Defender
MIMI GOLDEN $226581.64 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Alternate Public Defender
BOBBY BLACK $241468.94 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER IV Alternate Public Defender
JUSTIN GROSHAN $183783.52 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER II Alternate Public Defender
ALEXIS SALZMAN $168862.07 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Alternate Public Defender
LA RONDA MC COY $239309.20 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER IV Alternate Public Defender
GARY WIGODSKY $234958.02 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER IV Alternate Public Defender
ROY VAUGHN $170769.93 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER II Alternate Public Defender

Alternate Public Defender · Employee by Position_Title

Position Number of Employees Average Salary Maximum Salary Minimum Salary Employee
DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER IV 80 $238,920 $268,137 $180,206 VIVIAN GRAY
DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III 59 $182,180 $244,868 $22,614 LEE ROSEN
DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER II 46 $139,920 $193,398 $14,705 ANGELIQUE JOHNSON
INVESTIGATOR II,PUBLIC DEFENDER 28 $132,390 $172,758 $84,536 SHERRILYNE HEADLEY
HEAD DEPUTY,PUBLIC DEFENDER 16 $284,561 $312,442 $227,520 DAVID DELGADO
LEGAL OFFICE SUPPORT ASSISTANT II 10 $82,183 $90,742 $69,529 GEORGINA CRUZ
SR LEGAL OFFICE SUPPORT ASSISTANT 8 $90,256 $96,837 $82,190 VICKEY GILMORE
PARALEGAL 8 $84,169 $101,285 $56,834 TONI RETANA
SENIOR PARALEGAL 5 $113,313 $119,426 $111,274 TERESA MONTEZ
LEGAL OFFICE SUPPORT ASSISTANT I 3 $48,052 $65,206 $24,221 JAMIE MONTOYA
SUPERVISING PARALEGAL 3 $119,731 $120,768 $118,166 ALBERTAJEAN LEE
SUPVG LEGAL OFFICE SUPPORT ASST. 3 $88,979 $94,871 $78,856 ALICE RAMIREZ
STUDENT WORKER 3 $13,639 $16,697 $10,640 GABRIELA TALAMANTES
STUDENT PROFESSIONAL WORKER I 3 $2,314 $6,587 $127 VERONICA GARCILAZO
INVESTIGATOR III, PUBLIC DEFENDER 3 $154,104 $161,533 $145,681 REYMUNDO MIJARES
ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES MANAGER I 2 $130,757 $138,677 $122,837 MARIA CORDERO
DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER I 2 $89,042 $107,337 $70,748 IRIS ROE
INTERMEDIATE TYPIST-CLERK 2 $53,904 $66,790 $41,018 EVELYN GONZALEZ
DIV CHF,PUBLIC DEF 2 $312,316 $320,349 $304,283 LARRY THAXTON
CHIEF DEPUTY, APD (UC) 1 $313,784 $313,784 $313,784 BRUCE BRODIE