Melvin Wesson Senior Investigator, D.a. · District Attorney



Melvin Wesson holds the position title SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A., employed in the department of District Attorney in Los Angeles County. The total compensation in 2014 is $45981.31.

For the position title SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A., the number of employees is 218; the average compensation is $157,109; the minimum compensation is $81; the maximum compensation is $263,773.

For the department District Attorney, the number of employees is 2163; the average compensation is $142,640; the minimum compensation is $0; the maximum compensation is $553,146.


Melvin Wesson · SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. · District Attorney

Last Name WESSON
First Name MELVIN
Position Title SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A.
Department District Attorney
Base Earnings $45324.11
Overtime Earnings $0.00
Other Earnings $0.00
Leave Time Payouts $0.00
Total Earnings $45324.11
Medical Dental Vision $0.00
Retirement Surcharge $0.00
Pension Contributions $0.00
Deferred Contributons $0.00
LTD Life Medical Tax $657.20
Other Benefits $0.00
Total Benefits $657.20
Total Compensation $45981.31
Year 2014

Senior Investigator, D.a. · Employee

Name Total Compensation Position Title Department
HENRY VALDEZ $171794.14 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
PETER PURMALIS $179147.14 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
JAKE GIBSON $163572.76 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
JOHN WILLIAMS $130356.10 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
DAVID BERMEJO $182026.33 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
WILLIAM JORDAN $169079.89 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
JOHN YACOVONE $180418.32 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
DAMION WELLS $158400.07 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
MARIO URIBE JR $13541.61 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
GILBERT MIRANDA $173301.33 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
MARIAN JUNGK $172595.15 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
JACK GONTERMAN $50284.73 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
KIMBERLY COLLINS $165549.55 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
CHRISTOPHER COSTANZA $187792.72 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
CRAIG UTLEY $188874.06 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
MING FENG $183581.11 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
LEIGHTON ROSE $188103.42 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
TIMOTHY COOMES $45024.32 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
STEPHEN RAMIREZ $1055.79 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
JUAN FLORES $179429.83 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney

District Attorney · Employee

Name Total Compensation Position Title Department
ROBERT SERNA $212716.14 DEPUTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY III District Attorney
ELENA MORA $82617.79 LEGAL OFFICE SUPPORT ASSISTANT II District Attorney
GIHAN ARMANEOUS $104205.13 ACCOUNTING OFFICER I District Attorney
PAULA GONZALES $237834.80 DEPUTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY IV District Attorney
LAURA REYES $93055.01 LEGAL OFFICE SUPPORT ASSISTANT II District Attorney
WILLIAM KING $104773.97 HEARING OFFICER,DISTRICT ATTORNEY District Attorney
KIMBERLY ABOUREZK $207423.02 DEPUTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY III District Attorney
DARYL ILAGAN $41273.70 INTERMEDIATE TYPIST-CLERK District Attorney
LOUIE MENDEZ $75497.59 VICTIM SERVICES REPRESENTATIVE II District Attorney
GREGORY WHITE $149765.30 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
KIM DAVIS $74108.12 LEGAL OFFICE SUPPORT ASSISTANT I District Attorney
LINDA CHILSTROM $226805.35 DEPUTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY IV District Attorney
LAI CHAN $84143.40 STAFF ASSISTANT II District Attorney
JANA KNOWLES $86281.12 LEGAL OFFICE SUPPORT ASSISTANT II District Attorney
YAMEL HOLMES $109226.33 HEARING OFFICER,DISTRICT ATTORNEY District Attorney
ERIKA HINOJOSA $55404.78 INTERMEDIATE TYPIST-CLERK District Attorney
CATHERINE CARAWAY $119693.16 SENIOR MANAGEMENT SECRETARY V District Attorney
EDWARD DESARIO JR. $11505.75 HEARING OFFICER,DISTRICT ATTORNEY District Attorney
JOSEPHINE CHO $56880.00 INTERMEDIATE TYPIST-CLERK District Attorney
KENDRA CARMAN $238761.20 DEPUTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY IV District Attorney

District Attorney · Employee by Position_Title

Position Number of Employees Average Salary Maximum Salary Minimum Salary Employee
DEPUTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY III 403 $184,392 $228,885 $18,348 ROBERT BUDMAN
DEPUTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY IV 349 $222,481 $270,089 $1,132 PHILIP WYNN
SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. 218 $157,109 $263,773 $81 MELVIN WESSON
DEPUTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY II 191 $131,993 $178,057 $222 SANDRA SEINFELD BERTON
LEGAL OFFICE SUPPORT ASSISTANT I 175 $69,438 $92,544 $4,952 SUSAN ANGULO
LEGAL OFFICE SUPPORT ASSISTANT II 86 $80,082 $95,225 $18,269 GERALDINE WILLIAMS
INTERMEDIATE TYPIST-CLERK 60 $44,485 $73,634 $2,759 LYNETTE SANCHEZ
PARALEGAL 50 $91,354 $111,051 $19,838 LYNDA JOHNSON
VICTIM SERVICES REPRESENTATIVE II 48 $68,216 $80,501 $1,920 DONNA BURNS
SUPERVISING INVESTIGATOR, D.A. 40 $192,420 $211,009 $169,596 LEIGH ANN FERNSTROM
HEAD DEPUTY,DISTRICT ATTORNEY 39 $269,225 $311,238 $91,133 THOMAS HIGGINS
SR LEGAL OFFICE SUPPORT ASSISTANT 34 $87,789 $97,346 $74,714 BERNICE LAWRENCE
WITNESS ASSISTANT I, DA 34 $64,752 $77,094 $12,479 ATTONNIA NELSON
DEPUTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY I 25 $30,266 $63,939 $178 OLGA ALEXEEVA-BAKER
SENIOR TYPIST-CLERK 22 $67,111 $78,469 $53,042 MARLA CHENNAULT
INTERMEDIATE CLERK 20 $48,405 $68,819 $7,545 SYLVIA SABORI
HEARING OFFICER,DISTRICT ATTORNEY 18 $94,719 $115,254 $11,506 DIANE GREEN
INVESTIGATOR, D.A. 18 $94,587 $174,333 $6,259 ZARE VOSKANYAN
LIEUTENANT,DA 16 $213,623 $298,246 $29,344 JIMMY GARCIA
INFORMATION SYSTEMS ANALYST II 14 $118,333 $125,088 $106,965 DEBRA TYLER