Inyo County Elections

Become an Election Worker

The Inyo County Elections department is currently recruiting election workers for upcoming elections. Election workers are a critical part of the election process. This is a great opportunity to serve your community and earn extra money in the process.

Requirements – Who can be a poll worker?

  • Registered California voters
  • Legal permanent residents that meet all voter eligibility requirements besides citizenship
  • Eligible high school students
  • You must be available to work on Election Day, from 6:30 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. or until all of the closing procedures have been completed.
  • You must be available to attend one training class.

Stipend

Election workers are paid a stipend for volunteering. The stipend is set by the Inyo County Board of Supervisors.

  • Technician – $150.00
  • Inspector – $100.00
  • Election Clerk/Poll worker – $80
  • Student poll worker – $80
  • Training Class attendance – $30
  • COVID-19 Training Class – $30

Signing Up

If you’re interested in being an election worker, sign up at https://pollworker.sos.ca.gov/.

Training classes

Thank you for volunteering to help your community vote!

All election volunteers will be required to attend at least one training session prior to working on election day. Volunteers will receive information about training classes prior to being assigned.

Contact mhartshorn@inyocounty.us for more information.