Recent Graduate Statistician (Demography)
U.S. Census Bureau

The Census Bureau is seeking bright, innovative, results-oriented individuals to join our Recent Graduates Program (RGP). The Recent Graduate Program is a one-year program that targets individuals who have recently graduated from qualifying educational institutions or programs. Successful applicants will be placed in a dynamic, one-year career development program. Throughout the program, you will participate in formal training, job assignments and receive a mentor to develop competencies applicable to the Census Bureau’s mission and needs. These positions are at the grade 9/11 levels, with an opportunity for permanent appointment upon successful completion of the program.

Contact: Andrew Kaiser; 301-763-3705;


  • Open & closing dates: 08/26/2019 to 09/09/2019

  • Service: Excepted

  • Pay scale & grade: GS 09 – 11

  • Salary: $57,510 to $90,461 per year

  • Appointment type: Recent Graduates – Recent Graduate – Full Time

  • Work schedule: Full-Time – Excepted Service


  • Perform parts of major social science or demographic projects involving numerous or unpredictable factors requiring setting up and carrying out of integrated procedures.
  • Communicate complex technical issues to a variety of audiences.
  • Plan elements of large-scale projects using demographic data from surveys or censuses.