Return to Headlines

Census Taker

Positions available now for Census taker

Every ten years, the U.S. Census Bureau is responsible for conducting the nationwide census. 
While the next census itself will be taken in 2020, the Census Bureau is already recruiting to fill important positions. In King County, there are supervisory and non-supervisory positions available that pay $23 to $25.50 per hour.
We are hiring for a variety of temporary jobs, including census takers, recruiting assistants, office staff, and supervisory staff. To be eligible, you must be at least 18 years old, have a valid Social Security number, and be a U.S. citizen.

These well-paying, temporary, flexible positions are available now and will continue through the next year. Having an accurate count is essential for fair representative government and the data will be used in big funding decisions, from education to healthcare to social services. Recruiting Census Taker applicants from our community helps ensure our community is properly represented.

2020 Census jobs provide:
  • Great pay!
  • Flexible hours!
  • Weekly pay!
  • Paid training!
Applicants are encouraged to apply online or call the toll-free number, 855-JOB-2020 (855-562-2020) with questions or to obtain more information or assistance.