AUSTIN (KXAN) — The Travis County Elections Division is asking for ballot employees forward of May 7’s election.
Election Day is May 7 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Poll employees are paid between $15 and $17 an hour, the division mentioned.
Voter turnout within the May 7 election was off to a sluggish begin throughout Central Texas. Early voting kicked off April 25 and ended on May 3. According to Travis County, early voting for the May 7 election had a turnout of 6.75%, with 58,293 ballots forged out of 863,952 registered voters.
Turnout in May elections is usually decrease than that of March primaries or November basic elections.