2020 Census Jobs

U.S. Census Bureau - Full Time/Part Time

Job #15866

Openings Available

  • Recruiting Assistants
  • Census Field Supervisor
  • Office Operations Supervisor
  • Enumerator
  • Clerk


The U.S. Census Bureau is recruiting thousands of people across the country to assist with the 2020 Census count. Job Details We are hiring for a variety of temporary jobs, including:
  • Recruiting Assistants ($21 per hour)
  • Census Field Supervisor ($21 per hour)
  • Office Operations Supervisor ($19.50 per hour)
  • Enumerator ($19.00 per hour)
  • Clerk ($15.00 per hour)
  In areas where the Census Bureau has local offices, clerical jobs are also available. In addition, there are a few supervisory and recruiting outreach positions.

You can apply for all jobs with one application; the online process will guide you.

Apply at 2020census.gov/jobs


To be eligible for a 2020 Census job, you must:
  • Be at least 18 years old.
  • Have a valid Social Security number.
  • Be a U.S. citizen.
  • Have a valid email address.
  • Complete an application and answer assessment questions. (Some assessment questions are available in Spanish. However, an English proficiency test may also be required.)
  • Be registered with the Selective Service System or have a qualifying exemption, if you are a male born after Dec. 31, 1959.
  • Pass a Census-performed criminal background check and a review of criminal records, including fingerprinting.
  • Commit to completing training.
  • Be available to work flexible hours, which can include days, evenings, and/or weekends.
  Most jobs require employees to:
  • Have access to a vehicle and a valid driver’s license, unless public transportation is readily available.
  • Have access to a computer with internet and an email account (to complete training).