Oneida County, New York Elections

Become an Election Worker

The Oneida County Board of Elections 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.


  • You must be registered to vote in Oneida County.
  • You can’t be an elected official or a candidate.
  • You can’t be the spouse, parent, or child of a candidate in the district you are assigned to work.
  • You must be available to work on Election Day from 5:15 a.m. until 9:30 p.m. or until all of the closing procedures have been completed.
  • You must be available to attend a paid training class.


Election workers are paid for volunteering. The stipend is set by the Oneida County Board of Legislators.

  • Training Class attendance – $50
  • Inspector – $250.00
  • Inspector – $275.00

Signing Up

If you’re interested in being an election worker, contact us by calling (315) 798-5765, emailing, or by signing up online today: