Precinct Workers

Who can use this service?

A precinct worker must be either a registered voter in California or a permanent legal resident of  the United States.

Is there a charge for this service?

Precinct Worker Pay

  • Clerks receive $48.50 for half day; $97 for full day, plus $20 bonus for attending the election training course
  • Inspectors receive between $137 & $162 depending on assignment, plus $20 bonus for attending the election training course

What is the process?

Step 1: Review Precinct Worker Programs

Step 2: Apply to be a Precinct Worker

If you are interested in serving as a precinct worker, please complete and submit the precinct worker application.

When and where is this service offered?

This service is available anytime throughout the year at the Clerk-Recorder office in San Luis Obispo or Atascadero during regular business hours except during County-observed holidays. For more information, please call the Clerk-Recorder office at (805) 781-5228 or email precinctworker@co.slo.ca.us.

Location, directions and hours of operation

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Clerk-Recorder San Luis Obispo Office

Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm

1055 Monterey Street Suite D120 San Luis Obispo, CA 93408

Tel: (805) 781-5080

Fax: (805) 781-1111

Clerk-Recorder North County Office

Monday-Friday 7:30am-4:00pm

6565 Capistrano Avenue 2nd Floor Atascadero Library Atascadero, CA 93422

Tel: (805) 461-6041

Fax: (805) 461-6044