State Spending: Where the Money Goes
You pay for your government, and you deserve to know how it spends your money. Use the tools and information on this page to search the state check register, track state spending and see your tax dollars at work.
Visualizing Expenditures and Trends
The Comptroller’s latest data visualization tools turn otherwise complicated data into easy-to-understand graphics, to help you understand how your tax dollars are spent now and in the past.
Start with a look at state spending
by major category, then drill down to
subcategories for more specific data.
See how annual state net
expenditures compare over the
past five years.
Search the state check register
by fiscal year to reveal state spending
by agency, payee and expenditure.
Get a close-up
view of the payees paid by state
agencies, how much they were paid
State spending in a variety of categories is accessible through our classic tools. However, our new data visualization tools (at left) bring the numbers to life graphically.
- Spending by Agency
- Spending by Category
- Spending by Purchase Code
- Payments to Vendors
- Travel Expenses by Agency