Welcome to the CT Sunlight Project

The Yankee Institute for Public Policy provides the CT Sunlight Project as a resource for Connecticut's taxpayers. Use this database to find public employee salary data, pension beneficiary information, and state government's checkbook in an easy-to-search format. 



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Salary information for state government and higher education employees for calendar years 2015-2021

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Pension recipients and amounts for retired public employees for calendar years 2014-2021

Data       Data Notes



State of Connecticut itemized expenditures to vendors for fiscal years 2012-2021

Data       Data Notes


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Accountability and transparency resources for Connecticut

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What's New

February 28, 2013 - Added calendar year 2013 state government payroll data

July 10, 2013 - Added fiscal year 2012 state government payroll data

July 9, 2013 - Improved search interface for checkbook

July 9, 2013 - Removed fiscal years 2008-2010 checkbook data pending new file from state

July 9, 2013 - Added fiscal year 2011 and fiscal year 2012 state government expenditures to checkbook

July 1, 2013 - Improved search interface for pensions