LINKS: KSTP Pensions Investigation

Updated: 10/31/2012 9:27 AM KSTP.com By: Leslie Dyste

PERA (Public Employees Retirement Association) Fact vs. Myth on Pensions

TRA (Teacher's Retirement Association) Pensions Pump Billions Into MN Economy

MSRS (Minnesota State Retirement System) Pensions Are a Shared Responsibility

PEW Study on Charitable Trusts

Top 10 Pension Earners in Each Plan

PERA - Public Employee Retirement Association

1. Kenneth Young        $15,250/month          $183,011/year
2. Edward Eberhardt     $14,578                   $174,946
3. Dale Ackmann          $14,180                  $170,162
4. Ellen McCauley         $13,422                  $161, 070
5. Robert Zeleznikar       $13,337                  $160,051
6. Joseph Bianchi         $13,308                   $159,707
7. Thomas Thompson    $13,178                   $158,146
8. Verne Jacobsen        $13,141                    $157,698
9. Charles Zacharias      $13,096                   $157,162
10. Richard Fritzke         $12,909                  $154,918

MSRS - MINNESOTA STATE RETIREMENT SYSTEM

1. Richard Braun       $11,824/month        $141,888/year
2. Homer Saetre         $10,797                 $129,564
3. Lawrence Yetka      $10,509                 $126,108
4. John Schindler        $10,274                 $123,288
5. John Harbinson       $10,081                 $120,972
6. Nina Archabal         $10,022                 $120,264
7. Ralph Church          $9,837                   $118,044
8. William Crawford     $9,562                   $114,744
9. John Daly               $9,307                   $111,684
10. Patrick Flahaven    $9,230                   $110,760

TRA - TEACHER'S RETIREMENT ASSOCIATION

1. David Landswerk    $14,749/month     $176,988/year
2. Leila Anderson        $14,066              $168,792
3. Douglas Anderson   $13,518              $162,216
4. Gerald Kleve           $12,679              $152,148
5. Edward Boegemann $12,621              $151,452
6. Patricia McGuire      $12,350             $148,200
7. Joseph Foegen         $12,276             $147,312
8. Daniel Mjolsness      $12,132              $145,584
9. Chris Huber              $12,039              $144,468
10. Frank Brendemuehl $11,846              $142,152