Be a Poll Worker!

The Department of Election is currently recruiting poll workers to serve on June 7, 2022. Prior to their service, poll workers receive training and materials to make sure they are prepared to help voters on Election Day. Poll workers arrive at their assigned polling place by 6 a.m. on Election Morning and end their day around 10 p.m. Upon completion of their Election Day assignment, poll workers receive a stipend of $180-$240.

You must meet all the requirements to be eligible to serve as a poll worker in San Francisco:

  • U.S. citizen and registered to vote in California or lawfully admitted for permanent residence in the United States
  • At least 18 years old or an eligible high school student (If you are a high school student, apply by submitting a High School Student Poll Worker Application)
  • Comfortable assisting voters in English 
  • Able to 1) comply with San Francisco’s COVID-19 vaccination requirement policy; 2) complete the required training; and 3)serve on Election Day from 6 a.m. until all tasks are completed (approximately 10:00 p.m.)