On December 1, the U.S. Census Bureau pay rates will increase across the nation for the many positions available to conduct the once-a-decade census. These positions offer competitive pay, flexible hours, paid training and weekly paychecks. Pay rates vary by position and location, with rates in Colorado ranging from $16.00 to $22.50 per hour.
The selection process for census taker positions begins in January 2020, with paid training occurring in March and April. Please visit www.2020census.gov/jobs to apply and for a list of available positions, which include recruiting assistants, clerks, office operations supervisors, and field supervisors. To determine the estimated pay rate in an area. www.2020census.gov/en/jobs/pay-and-locations/national-map.html.
The census is the largest peacetime deployment of civil servants across the country. For the first time ever, it will have an online option, which will make filling out the form easy, safe and secure.
The 2020 Census is a count of where everyone lives as of April 1, 2020, which is officially designated as Census Day. By this date, most homes will receive an invitation to participate online, by phone, or by mail. For households that do not self-respond, the national door-to-door enumeration begins in May and ends in July.