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 2016 is $47100.00.

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 $46427.00
Overtime Earnings $0.00
Other Earnings $0.00
Leave Time Payouts $0.00
Total Earnings $46427.00
Medical Dental Vision $0.00
Retirement Surcharge $0.00
Pension Contributions $0.00
Deferred Contributons $0.00
LTD Life Medical Tax $673.00
Other Benefits $0.00
Total Benefits $673.00
Total Compensation $47100.00
Year 2016

Senior Investigator, D.a. · Employee

Name Total Compensation Position Title Department
THOMAS SNOOK $158044.28 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
BRIAN BUCHANAN $173736.06 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
JAMES NEWLAND $176565.51 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
ALEX CAMPBELL $186501.47 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
MARIA GRIMALDO $195599.68 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
RONALD HERNANDEZ $43359.65 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
DEWAYNE ELDRIDGE $111442.33 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
JULIE HALFORD $177102.22 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
SEAN ROBINSON $180104.43 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
SONIA FLOREZ $159886.08 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
HAROLD RHUDY $156398.47 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
LINNEAR LAWLESS $150457.15 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
THOMAS DOAN $180743.55 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
MARY STEPHENS $157545.12 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
EDWARD MENDOZA $263772.96 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
ARNOLD WONG $174999.52 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
LAWRENCE VANDAELE $177704.52 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
ROBERT FRAILING $145206.09 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
MICHAEL ROBINSON $191747.52 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
SUSAN WIGGINS $56343.76 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney

District Attorney · Employee

Name Total Compensation Position Title Department
LOUIS PARISE $224734.59 DEPUTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY IV District Attorney
MICHAEL MORSE $31802.31 DEPUTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY I District Attorney
J. HOLLY HARPHAM $217732.41 DEPUTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY III District Attorney
JENNIFER TURK $176903.44 DEPUTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY III District Attorney
YVETTE AHUMADA $180863.43 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
SANTALIA CARTER $98505.15 SENIOR PARALEGAL District Attorney
SERGIO GONZALEZ $9903.41 AUTOMOTIVE EQUIPMENT COORDINATOR District Attorney
JOHN CHESLOCK $166210.66 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
MICHAEL BUFORD $213894.75 DEPUTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY III District Attorney
TIEN PHAM $193743.60 DEPUTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY III District Attorney
JEFFERY SCOTT $185382.75 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
LORI PRICKETT $176208.85 SENIOR INVESTIGATOR, D.A. District Attorney
VIVIAN MORENO $232034.74 DEPUTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY IV District Attorney
DAVID ZYGIELBAUM $103041.43 DEPUTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY II District Attorney
MARC ST HIPPOLYTE $227713.03 DEPUTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY IV District Attorney
LUPE GRANADOS $134411.66 SENIOR INFORMATION SYSTEMS ANALYST District Attorney
BRENDAN GIBSON $125579.95 DEPUTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY II District Attorney
PING YU $96740.59 ACCOUNTING OFFICER I District Attorney
TIMOTHY AARON $67179.41 LEGAL OFFICE SUPPORT ASSISTANT I District Attorney
ARCELIA VADURRO $96928.75 SUPVG LEGAL OFFICE SUPPORT ASST. 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 ROSS ALARI
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 SYLVIA CASTILLO
LEGAL OFFICE SUPPORT ASSISTANT II 86 $80,082 $95,225 $18,269 BRENDA COLEMAN
INTERMEDIATE TYPIST-CLERK 60 $44,485 $73,634 $2,759 LYNETTE GILL
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 VICKIE FITZPATRICK
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