Pay & Locations

With hundreds of thousands of temporary jobs across the United States and Puerto Rico, the U.S. Census Bureau may have a place for you on the 2020 Census team.


Help your community while getting paid. Jobs for the 2020 Census include both field and office positions throughout the United States and Puerto Rico. A single application allows you to be considered for several positions, including census taker, recruiting assistant, office clerk, and supervisory staff.

Find Pay Rates Near You

Pay rates and work hours can vary by position and location. Select your state (or Puerto Rico) and county (or municipio) below to find the pay rates in your area. You can find area census office locations here.

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* The pay rate above is for a census taker position. Census takers also receive reimbursement for work-related mileage and expenses, where applicable. * The pay rate above represents the range of pay rates for both office and census taker positions. Census takers also receive reimbursement for work-related mileage and expenses, where applicable.
Area Census Offices

You can also visit our nationwide map.


Hiring Focus Areas

While we have completed making job offers for the vast majority of positions, we will continue to accept applications nationwide to deepen the bench of qualified workers.

We encourage additional applicants living in the following states/counties:


Baldwin County, Cleburne County, Cullman County, Etowah County, Jackson County, Lamar County


Apache County


Johnson County


Eagle County, Pitkin County, San Miguel County, Summit County


Bay County, Walton County


Brantley County, Brooks County, Charlton County, Chattahoochee County, Colquitt County, Decatur County, Effingham County, Glascock County, Grady County, Irwin County, Johnson County, Rabun County, Thomas County, Turner County, Wayne County, Worth County


Champaign County, Pope County


Clinton County, Tippecanoe County


Adams County, Decatur County, Dickinson County, Humboldt County, Palo Alto County, Poweshiek County, Sioux County, Story County, Van Buren County, Winnebago County, Woodbury County


Grant County


Bossier Parish, Calcasieu Parish, Sabine Parish, Washington Parish


Androscoggin County, Cumberland County, Hancock County, Oxford County, Piscataquis County, York County


Nantucket County


Isabella County, Kent County, Lake County, Mackinac County, Montmorency County


Cass County, Clay County, Lake of the Wood County, Mahnomen County, Roseau County, Stearns County, Winona County


Itawamba County, Lee County, Tippah County, Walthall County, Wayne County


Camden County, Jackson County, Morgan County


Deer Lodge County, Fergus County, Flathead County, Madison County, Ravalli County, Richland County, Rosebud County

New Hampshire

Rockingham County

New Jersey

Cape May County

New Mexico

Eddy County, Lincoln County, Los Alamos County, McKinley County, San Juan County

New York

Cattaraugus County, Cayuga County, Chemung County, Columbia County, Essex County, Fulton County, Genesee County, Herkimer County, Lewis County, Ontario County, Orange County, Orleans County, Rockland County, Saratoga County, Schuyler County, Steuben County, Sullivan County, Ulster County, Warren County, Washington County, Wayne County, Yates County

North Carolina

Alexander County, Avery County, Brunswick County, Carteret County, Lee County, Macon County, Onslow County, Randolph County, Yadkin County


Holmes County, Mercer County


McClain County


Bedford County, Blair County, Bradford County, Clearfield County, Fulton County, Jefferson County, Mifflin County, Northumberland County, Potter County, Somerset County

South Carolina

Beaufort County, Darlington County, Horry County, Lancaster County, Lexington County


Aransas County, Atascosa County, Cass County, Ector County, Gaines County, Midland County, Mitchell County, Ochiltree County, Pecos County, Reeves County, Wilson County


Summit County, Wasatch County


Essex County, Windsor County


Franklin County, King William County

West Virginia

Brooke County, Hancock County, Harrison County, Marshall County, Ohio County, Pocahontas County, Preston County, Tucker County, Ritchie County, Wood County


Burnett County, Dane County, Forest County, La Crosse County, Menominee County, Oneida County, Pierce County, Sawyer County, Vilas County


Campbell County, Carbon County, Converse County, Laramie County, Sheridan County, Teton County

Area Census Office Locations

Field and office positions for the 2020 Census are located throughout the United States and Puerto Rico.

You can find area census office locations with the state and county locator above, or you can visit our national map.

Ready to Apply?

Take the next step toward joining our team! Complete your application today.

The U.S. Census Bureau is an equal opportunity employer.

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