Effectively and efficiently manage investments, debt, and cash to protect and enhance Washington State’s strong financial standing, build economic vitality, and ensure the highest possible value for every tax dollar in a rapidly changing financial and regulatory environment.
A growing state needs financial expertise.
The Office of the State Treasurer provides an array of vital services to state and local governments in a way that balances opportunity, cost control and risk management.
Treasurer Mike Pellicciotti also serves on seven key state boards and commissions.
We help educate Washingtonians about money management.
This work covers the ABCs of personal savings and debt, plus retirement planning and special state-enabled savings accounts for the college-bound and those with disabilities.
Focal points are financial education; the state’s work on behalf of public sector retirees; plus the Guaranteed Education Tuition (GET) and Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) programs.
We’re the bank of Washington state government.
We also prudently invest state and local government funds, protect public funds held in private institutions, and manage financing of important capital projects.
The Office of the State Treasurer is an integral partner of local and regional governments, and institutional investors in our state’s future.
Charts showing key performance measures.
Articles on our work and partners, and how we intersect with education, infrastructure, and finance.