Become an Election Worker

Cartoon man holding paper application Opens in new windowPoll workers are the unsung heroes of our electoral system, and there is an ongoing need for these essential volunteers. Signing up to be a poll worker is a great way to help Americans vote in elections this year.

Please click here to download a copy of the application.

Voter Registration Requirements:

You must be registered to vote in Michigan to work on Election Day.

Hours and Compensation:

  • Start Time: 6:00 - 6:15 am.
  • End Time: Approximately 9:30 pm.
  • Compensation: $180 to $300 for Election Day. $20 for training.
  • You must work the full day.

Work Requirements:

  • Minimum Age: 16
  • You must attend a training session.
  • Training Details: Poll workers are required to attend training at least once every two years.

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