League of Women Voters

Minnesota Poll Worker Information

In order to be a poll worker in Minnesota:

  • You must be registered to vote in Minnesota
  • You must be at least 18 years of age
  • You will be entitled to compensation, but may decline it.
  • You must be a resident of the state 20 days prior to the election
  • You must complete required training
  • Students 16 years or older who are registered in High school may work with written permission to be absent from school from a parent or guardian

To sign up, contact your local board of elections.


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