Two Election Dates for 2022:
- Tuesday, August 9, 2022 – Minnesota Primary Election
- Tuesday, November 8, 2022 – General Election
Hourly Rates for Election Judge Types:
- Election Judges: $11.00
- Absentee Ballot Judges is $12.00
- Head Election Judges is $13.00
- Assistant Head Judges is $12.00
On all Election Days, Elections judges arrive at 6:00 a.m. to set up the polling locations. Polls are open from 7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. The day ends once the election results have been transmitted and the equipment has been taken down.
All Election Judges for 2022 are required to take a mandatory 2-hour paid Election Judge Training prior to the Primary and General Elections. Absentee Judges, Absentee Board members and Head Judges are required to take an additional 1 hour paid training course for their specific positions as well. This is required by state law and it is always a good refresher for those who have served in prior elections.
For more information about election judge duties and requirements please visit: https://www.ci.orono.mn.us/265/Election-Judges
How do I sign up?
If you are interested in serving as an election judge, please complete the online application by visiting: http://www.ci.orono.mn.us/FormCenter/Elections-4/Election-Judge-Application-47