Wage and Hour Division (WHD)
Service Contract Act Directory of Occupations
01420 SURVEY WORKER (Interviewer)
Interviews people to obtain information on topics such as public issues or consumer buying habits. Contacts people at home or place of business or by telephone following specified sampling procedures, or approaches them at random on street. Asks questions relative to items on form or questionnaire, records answers, and assists persons in filling out forms. May review, sort, classify and file forms according to specified procedures and criteria. May participate in Federal, state or local census surveys.