US Census Bureau
3.7 of 5 503 reviews
www.census.gov Suitland, MD 5000+ Employees

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Just like the military without guns or uniforms

Crew Leader (Former Employee)
Stone Mountain, GA (US)

I worked at US Census Bureau full-time for less than a year

ProsSalary was great and I enjoyed knowing that I was doing something important

ConsSome of the policies were contradictory and caused confusion

Advice to Senior ManagementRead policies for yourself so you can better help us understand how to do the job and answer our questions.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Got to meet a lot of people!

Enumerator (Former Employee)
Powell, OH (US)

I worked at US Census Bureau as a contractor for less than a year


Pros: Make your own hours. Paid travel. Cons: Some people just don't want to answer census questions. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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Positive experience as an "Intermediate Temporary" Field Census Enumerator (Midwest)

Census Enumerator ("IntermittentTemporary") (Former Employee)

I worked at US Census Bureau part-time for less than a year


Pros: Found the majority of the public to be enthusiastic and supportive of the survey. Training was excellent, first supervisor and crew leader were very… Cons: Had to (occasionally) put up with harassment, threats, verbal abuse, lack of cooperation, and lack of response from the… Advice to Senior Management: Better and quicker communication to field reps when supervisors have… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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