Romina R. Aghai Deputy Public Defender IIi · Public Defender


Romina R. Aghai holds the position title DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III, employed in the department of Public Defender in Los Angeles County. The total compensation in 2016 is $223699.00.

For the position title DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III, the number of employees is 338; the average compensation is $194,302; the minimum compensation is $22,614; the maximum compensation is $244,868.

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.


Romina R. Aghai · DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III · Public Defender

Last Name AGHAI
First Name ROMINA
Middle Initial R
Position Title DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III
Department Public Defender
Base Earnings $145568.00
Overtime Earnings $0.00
Other Earnings $3729.00
Leave Time Payouts $4526.00
Total Earnings $153824.00
Medical Dental Vision $20932.00
Retirement Surcharge $0.00
Pension Contributions $24947.00
Deferred Contributons $12415.00
LTD Life Medical Tax $3082.00
Other Benefits $8499.00
Total Benefits $69875.00
Total Compensation $223699.00
Year 2016

Deputy Public Defender IIi · Employee

Name Total Compensation Position Title Department
DENISE FUJITA $179417.33 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
KEVIN MC GURK $187927.66 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
CHRISTOPHER SHARPE $217781.39 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
SUZANNE Mills $204415.50 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
TERRY SHENKMAN $209407.74 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
ROURKE STACY $209994.51 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
LYALL BEGGS $209034.64 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Alternate Public Defender
HUNG DU $181419.77 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Alternate Public Defender
STEPHANIE DIXON $213931.12 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Alternate Public Defender
JANE SULLIVAN $198243.77 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
MARK MCBRIDE $201109.14 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
IRV RUBIN $200391.33 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
ERIK PILLOW $196059.57 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
MARLENE MC NEILL $192019.37 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
BLANCA TORRES $191749.56 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
RIGOBERTO ARRECHIGA $204050.24 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
NAOMI FALK $202075.30 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Alternate Public Defender
STEVE KWON $193260.46 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Alternate Public Defender
KATHERINE BONAGUIDI $171984.51 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
DOUGLAS WARRICK $160530.73 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender

Public Defender · Employee

Name Total Compensation Position Title Department
MICHAEL THEBERGE $232877.94 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER IV Public Defender
CHRISTOPHER THOMAS $224296.98 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
RITA SMITH $95595.82 HEAD DEPUTY,PUBLIC DEFENDER Public Defender
JILL JANOTTA $168891.87 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER II Public Defender
LOURDES CAWILE $214905.40 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
ROBERT GUADERRAMA $208021.83 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
JAMES GATES $165733.72 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
JUAN NOLAN $151017.62 INVESTIGATOR II,PUBLIC DEFENDER Public Defender
DOUGLAS LOVE $21318.18 INVESTIGATOR II,PUBLIC DEFENDER Public Defender
ANN-YU WANG $166873.10 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER II Public Defender
EPIFANIO LLANOS JR $93123.26 PARALEGAL Public Defender
GUADALUPE ZAMORANO-REAGIN $221393.86 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
ANNA ARMENTA-RIGOR $205064.52 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
RUSSELL GRIFFITH $198393.45 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
ANNA RAMIREZ $75336.25 LEGAL OFFICE SUPPORT ASSISTANT II Public Defender
SANDRA JORDAN $75542.37 LEGAL OFFICE SUPPORT ASSISTANT II Public Defender
SAMUEL LEONARD $246049.78 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER IV Public Defender
ANDREA WYRICK $76921.80 LEGAL OFFICE SUPPORT ASSISTANT II Public Defender
ANIA HAIGWOOD $174924.39 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
DANIEL MARSHALL $217408.13 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III 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
PSYCHIATRIC SOCIAL WORKER II 13 $107,724 $120,063 $90,499 MARIA SIM
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
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
PSYCHIATRIC SOCIAL WORKER I 5 $90,372 $105,034 $81,337 STACY LUONG
SENIOR IT TECHNICAL SUPPORT ANALYST 5 $117,016 $124,189 $95,826 VU DOAN
SR LEGAL OFFICE SUPPORT ASSISTANT 4 $87,266 $94,464 $80,446 ALICIA ALBURO