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, Coffee County, Cullman County, Etowah County, Houston County


Kodiak Island Borough, North Slope Borough, Sitka City and Borough, Southeast Fairbanks, Valdez-Cordova


Coconino County, Navajo County


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


Bay County, Collier County, Okaloosa County, Walton County


Berrien County, Brantley County, Brooks County, Charlton County, Chattahoochee County, Colquitt County, Columbia County, Decatur County, Effingham County, Grady County, Harris County, Irwin County, Johnson County, Thomas County, Wayne County


Teton County


Douglas County, LaSalle County, Lawrence County, Richland County


Clinton County, Fulton County, LaGrange County, Starke County


Adams County, Dickinson County, Kossuth County


Barton County, Chautauqua County, Cloud County,  Decatur County, Elk County, Greenwood County, Hamilton County, Jewell County, Kingman County, Logan County, Marshall County, McPherson County, Meade County, Mitchell County, Morris County, Osborne County, Pratt County, Rawlins County, Reno County, Rice County, Saline County, Scott County, Seward County, Sheridan County, Stafford County, Sumner County, Trego County, Wabaunsee County, Washington County, Wichita County


Boone County, Grant County, McLean County


Bossier Parish, Sabine Parish, Washington Parish


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


Worcester County


Dukes County, Nantucket County


Alcona County, Ionia County


Itawamba County, Lee County, Tate County, Tippah County


Morgan County


Big Horn County, Carter County, Daniels County, Deer Lodge County, Fallon County, Fergus County, Flathead County, Gallatin County, Granite County, Judith Basin County, Madison County, Meagher County, Park County, Phillips County, Powder River County, Ravalli County, Richland County, Rosebud County, Treasure County, Wheatland County


Antelope County, Colfax County, Custer County, Gosper County, Harlan County

New Hampshire

Rockingham County

New Jersey

Cape May County

New Mexico

Curry County, Eddy County, Lea County, Lincoln County, Los Alamos County, San Juan County

New York

Cattaraugus County, Cayuga County, Essex County, Franklin County, Fulton County, Genesee County, Hamilton County, Lewis County, Orleans County, Saratoga County, Schuyler County, Warren County, Washington County, Wayne County, Yates County

North Carolina

Alexander County, Ashe County, Avery County, Brunswick County, Burke County, Caldwell County, Carteret County, Currituck County, Dare County, Iredell County, Macon County, Onslow County, Randolph County, Stokes County, Surry County, Wilkes County, Yadkin County

North Dakota

Dickey County, Grant County


Auglaize County, Coshocton County, Holmes County, Mercer County


Marshall County, McClain County, Ottawa County


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

South Carolina

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

South Dakota

Bon Homme County, Hand County, Lincoln County, Minnehaha County, Turner County


Benton County, Dickson County, Hardin County, Henderson County, Humphreys County, Marion County, McMinn County, Polk County, Sequatchie County, Sevier County, Smith County


Aransas County, Atascosa County, Brooks County, Cass County, Castro County, Coleman County, Crane County, Culberson County, Dallam County, Dawson County, Deaf Smith County, Fayette County, Gaines County, Gray County, Haskell County, Jones County, Karnes County, La Salle County, Lamar County, Live Oak County, McCulloch County, McMullen County, Medina County, Midland County, Mitchell County, Moore County, Nolan County, Nueces County, Ochiltree County, Pecos County, Real County, Reeves County, Refugio County, Runnels County, San Patricio County, Uvalde County, Van Zandt County, Ward County, Wilson County, Winkler County


Summit County, Wasatch County


Essex County, Franklin County, Grand Isle County, Lamoille County, Orange County, Washington County, Windsor County


Craig County, Franklin County, King William County, Mathews County, Nelson County, Pittsylvania County, Scott County

West Virginia

Brooke County, Clay County, Hardy County, Lincoln County, Marshall County, Mason County, Pendleton County, Pocahontas County, Preston County, Roane County, Tucker County, Wirt County, Wood County


Campbell County, Carbon County, Converse County, Goshen County, Johnson County, Platte County, Sheridan County, Teton County, Weston 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.