Ruben Garcia Deputy Public Defender IIi · Public Defender


Ruben Garcia 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 $222000.00.

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.


Ruben Garcia · DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III · Public Defender

Last Name GARCIA
First Name RUBEN
Position Title DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III
Department Public Defender
Base Earnings $146705.00
Overtime Earnings $0.00
Other Earnings $12539.00
Leave Time Payouts $3549.00
Total Earnings $162793.00
Medical Dental Vision $9633.00
Retirement Surcharge $0.00
Pension Contributions $25291.00
Deferred Contributons $12734.00
LTD Life Medical Tax $3210.00
Other Benefits $8339.00
Total Benefits $59207.00
Total Compensation $222000.00
Year 2016

Deputy Public Defender IIi · Employee

Name Total Compensation Position Title Department
KIMBERLY GREENE $161021.42 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
MELISSA MERTENS $201923.91 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
RAMIRO CISNEROS $220301.34 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
MICHAEL SALMAGGI $207971.25 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
M STEARNS $202478.64 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
MICHAEL TANNER $197220.40 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
DIANE WISEMAN $195651.94 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
SHARONDA BRADFORD $201747.85 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
JA HEE YIN $152302.87 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Alternate Public Defender
BRYAN SMITH $206207.59 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
RICHARD PETHERBRIDGE $202385.38 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
YUSUN KANG $184146.52 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Alternate Public Defender
ROURKE STACY $209994.51 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
CHRISTOPHER THOMAS $224296.98 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
JAMES GATES $165733.72 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
SUSANNE BLOSSOM $198510.76 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
TORAL MALIK $199481.32 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
JOEL LOFTON $193835.29 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
REBECCA JAMES $179954.59 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Alternate Public Defender
MANUEL MARIN JR $214235.38 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender

Public Defender · Employee

Name Total Compensation Position Title Department
SANDRA HURST $149473.59 SENIOR INFORMATION SYSTEMS ANALYST Public Defender
GRAHAM BENTLEY $150423.01 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER II Public Defender
CATHERINE PATTINSON $157472.39 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER II Public Defender
RHONDA MAY-RUCKER $253326.15 HEAD DEPUTY,PUBLIC DEFENDER Public Defender
CATHRYN LEVINE $210407.22 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
BEAU HICKMAN $53153.62 INTERMEDIATE CLERK Public Defender
PETER CHUNG $187376.88 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
CAROL DI SABATINO $207721.45 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER IV Public Defender
OLENA TOPOR $46322.09 INTERMEDIATE TYPIST-CLERK Public Defender
STEPHANIE CHOI $173587.45 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
ETHNA BURNS $224771.20 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER IV Public Defender
MICHAEL SKLAR $250051.58 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER IV Public Defender
KIMIKO YAMAMOTO $153022.97 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER II Public Defender
CAROL PETERSON $209237.53 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
ALISON BROWN $149870.69 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER II Public Defender
RAMIRO JACINTO $238040.08 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER IV Public Defender
KATHY PARK $157804.29 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER II Public Defender
CHRISTINE FIELD $179229.51 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
JAN DATOMI $245609.56 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER IV Public Defender
JUDITH GREENBERG $204591.47 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
INVESTIGATOR II,PUBLIC DEFENDER 71 $114,925 $169,280 $3,211 REYES DURAN
LEGAL OFFICE SUPPORT ASSISTANT II 71 $75,974 $91,899 $11,148 BERNICE HICKS
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
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
LEGAL OFFICE SUPPORT ASSISTANT I 13 $53,847 $76,068 $18,636 MARIA CONTRERAS
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