Richard P. Arellano Investigator IIi, Public Defender · Public Defender


Richard P. Arellano holds the position title INVESTIGATOR III, PUBLIC DEFENDER, employed in the department of Public Defender in Los Angeles County. The total compensation in 2016 is $193961.00.

For the position title INVESTIGATOR III, PUBLIC DEFENDER, the number of employees is 16; the average compensation is $160,055; the minimum compensation is $145,681; the maximum compensation is $176,626.

For the department Public Defender, the number of employees is 1098; the average compensation is $154,217; the minimum compensation is $318; the maximum compensation is $445,350.


Richard P. Arellano · INVESTIGATOR III, PUBLIC DEFENDER · Public Defender

Last Name ARELLANO
First Name RICHARD
Middle Initial P
Position Title INVESTIGATOR III, PUBLIC DEFENDER
Department Public Defender
Base Earnings $126027.00
Overtime Earnings $2581.00
Other Earnings $2441.00
Leave Time Payouts $2858.00
Total Earnings $133907.00
Medical Dental Vision $18335.00
Retirement Surcharge $658.00
Pension Contributions $32405.00
Deferred Contributons $5041.00
LTD Life Medical Tax $3504.00
Other Benefits $111.00
Total Benefits $60054.00
Total Compensation $193961.00
Year 2016

Investigator IIi, Public Defender · Employee

Name Total Compensation Position Title Department
MARTHA CONTRERAS $170462.07 INVESTIGATOR III, PUBLIC DEFENDER Public Defender
TROY SHIN $156322.20 INVESTIGATOR III, PUBLIC DEFENDER Public Defender
CHARLES GARDNER $156602.25 INVESTIGATOR III, PUBLIC DEFENDER Public Defender
MARIE RODRIGUEZ $155097.89 INVESTIGATOR III, PUBLIC DEFENDER Alternate Public Defender
LETICIA MACIAS $160211.66 INVESTIGATOR III, PUBLIC DEFENDER Public Defender
JOSE RAYGOZA $176625.55 INVESTIGATOR III, PUBLIC DEFENDER Public Defender
REYMUNDO MIJARES $161532.62 INVESTIGATOR III, PUBLIC DEFENDER Alternate Public Defender
RICHARD ARELLANO $172390.55 INVESTIGATOR III, PUBLIC DEFENDER Public Defender
MARIA RODRIGUEZ $156536.26 INVESTIGATOR III, PUBLIC DEFENDER Public Defender
THEODORE BRAGA JR $161352.65 INVESTIGATOR III, PUBLIC DEFENDER Public Defender
DANIEL ROSE $175309.53 INVESTIGATOR III, PUBLIC DEFENDER Public Defender
JAY KOMOSINSKI $154148.50 INVESTIGATOR III, PUBLIC DEFENDER Public Defender
ROBERT SMITH SR $158136.27 INVESTIGATOR III, PUBLIC DEFENDER Public Defender
ROBERT DI PAOLO $146258.24 INVESTIGATOR III, PUBLIC DEFENDER Public Defender
JACK RAND JR $154205.65 INVESTIGATOR III, PUBLIC DEFENDER Public Defender
ANTONIO GARCIA SR $145681.21 INVESTIGATOR III, PUBLIC DEFENDER Alternate Public Defender

Public Defender · Employee

Name Total Compensation Position Title Department
BONISHA SCHENCK $59865.06 INTERMEDIATE TYPIST-CLERK Public Defender
JOHAN EL-FARRA $243078.78 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER IV Public Defender
LINDA POWELL $174789.14 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER II Public Defender
BERNICE HICKS $79336.89 LEGAL OFFICE SUPPORT ASSISTANT II Public Defender
STEPHANIE FREIDENREICH $238633.38 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER IV Public Defender
GUILLERMINA ARAMBULA $139409.33 INVESTIGATOR II,PUBLIC DEFENDER Public Defender
LAURICE CHEUNG $227765.31 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
MAX FANTOZZI $215622.48 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
EDUARDO CARDENAS $101381.56 PARALEGAL Public Defender
ANDREW THORPE $136087.68 HEAD DEPUTY,PUBLIC DEFENDER Public Defender
KATHRYN HIRANO $200646.01 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
CONSTANCE HSIAO $20043.88 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER I Public Defender
MONICA PEREZ $149272.25 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER II Public Defender
SHERYL BAILEY $123752.11 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER II Public Defender
CARMELITA MANALO $60244.52 LEGAL OFFICE SUPPORT ASSISTANT I Public Defender
EMILYA SHAAYA $17376.11 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER I Public Defender
TRACI BLACKBURN $242714.81 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER IV Public Defender
MARCI PANTILIAT $101363.63 SENIOR PARALEGAL Public Defender
MARILYNN LIPPI $102083.14 PARALEGAL Public Defender
EPIFANIO LLANOS JR $93123.26 PARALEGAL Public Defender

Public Defender · Employee by Position_Title

Position Number of Employees Average Salary Maximum Salary Minimum Salary Employee
DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III 279 $196,866 $229,230 $42,097 DIANE LINK
DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER II 239 $144,141 $192,467 $5,024 MELVIN HIGASHI
DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER IV 143 $232,605 $266,730 $54,621 STEVEN FISHER
LEGAL OFFICE SUPPORT ASSISTANT II 71 $75,974 $91,899 $11,148 BERNICE HICKS
INVESTIGATOR II,PUBLIC DEFENDER 71 $114,925 $169,280 $3,211 REYES DURAN
PARALEGAL 33 $89,916 $121,457 $5,602 AUDREY ANDERSON
HEAD DEPUTY,PUBLIC DEFENDER 28 $264,082 $308,573 $95,596 RITA SMITH
SENIOR PARALEGAL 27 $102,367 $120,079 $21,888 GENEVA BROUSSARD
DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER I 25 $43,556 $114,608 $318 CHRISTINA LOPEZ
SUPVG LEGAL OFFICE SUPPORT ASST. 19 $79,224 $97,192 $23,475 LETICIA FONSECA
INTERMEDIATE TYPIST-CLERK 14 $51,645 $63,119 $33,924 BONISHA SCHENCK
LEGAL OFFICE SUPPORT ASSISTANT I 13 $53,847 $76,068 $18,636 MARIA CONTRERAS
INVESTIGATOR III, PUBLIC DEFENDER 13 $161,428 $176,626 $146,258 THEODORE BRAGA JR
PSYCHIATRIC SOCIAL WORKER II 13 $107,724 $120,063 $90,499 MARIA SIM
STUDENT PROFESSIONAL WORKER I 10 $8,021 $11,809 $4,440 RONI MANOUKI
DIV CHF,PUBLIC DEF 8 $263,573 $310,540 $49,442 JOANNE ROTSTEIN
INTERMEDIATE CLERK 7 $64,377 $68,730 $53,154 AIDE ACOSTA
SENIOR IT TECHNICAL SUPPORT ANALYST 5 $117,016 $124,189 $95,826 VU DOAN
PSYCHIATRIC SOCIAL WORKER I 5 $90,372 $105,034 $81,337 STACY LUONG
VETERAN INTERN, OFFICE & CLERICAL SUPPORT 4 $18,152 $19,714 $15,303 LONNELL COLE