Salem, Oregon 

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  EMPLOYMENT INFORMATIONSalem, OregonUnited States
  $24,755$31,177
  $51,666$57,652
  6.26
  -2.81%-6.18%
  40.17%33.51%
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The unemployment rate in Salem is 6.2% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%)


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- That Job Growth in Salem has been Negative.
- Jobs have Decreased by 0.1% over the past year.
- The average salary in Salem is $46,273.
- The median home cost in Salem is $354,500

  AVERAGE SALARY BY OCCUPATIONSalem, OregonUnited States
  Management$55,829$65,643
  Business, Financial$50,294$55,431
  Computer, Math$56,713$73,554
  Architecture, Engineering$53,438$74,001
  Sciences$60,262$55,336
  Social Service$36,697$38,592
  Legal$56,250$74,395
  Education$35,494$39,450
  Arts, Entertainment$25,025$36,374
  Health Practitioners$65,489$64,417
  Health Technicians$38,065$35,954
  Healthcare Support$24,979$22,334
  Fire Fighters$29,559$29,766
  Law Enforcement$60,675$55,397
  Food Prep, Serving$11,794$13,351
  Cleaning, Maintenance$17,947$18,423
  Personal Care$15,281$15,351
  Sales, Related$24,459$26,485
  Office Admin, Support$27,666$29,268
  Farming, Fishing, Forestry$19,675$19,254
  Construction, Extraction$30,856$32,468
  Maintence, Repair$37,033$40,948
  Production$28,893$31,479
  Transportation$25,795$32,663
  Material Moving$20,918$22,126
  AVERAGE SALARY BY INDUSTRYSalem, OregonUnited States
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting$20,056$24,135
  Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction$24,211$62,204
  Construction$35,472$35,300
  Manufacturing$31,781$42,158
  Wholesale Trade$40,040$41,714
  Retail Trade$21,435$21,666
  Transportation and Warehousing$41,348$40,449
  Utilities$44,861$62,996
  Information$33,550$48,512
  Finance and Insurance$39,363$50,584
  Real Estate and Rental and Leasing$19,984$36,265
  Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services$39,480$59,897
  Management of Companies and Enterprises$29,852$61,392
  Administrative and Support and Waste Services$22,163$23,873
  Educational Services$33,411$37,346
  Health Care and Social Assistance$31,154$33,234
  Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation$14,654$21,042
  Accommodation and Food Services$11,910$14,790
  Other Services$20,855$22,627
  Public Administration$50,349$51,719
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Reviews for Salem    36 Reviews
Beautiful, ideally located, but costly & insular - 9/16/2020
Moved here approx. 4 years ago from SW Michigan, but I've lived in 9 other cities & 5 other states. Salem is a very manageable sized city, with tons of parks, diverse... Read More

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The best place to live - 1/17/2020
I'm a native 5th generation Oregonian, so bear in mind that I was born with webs between my toes! Anyway, I used to think it rained too much when I was young. Then I... Read More

We absolutely love it here! - 1/4/2020
We love this city! We moved here from Indianapolis Indiana 5 years ago. It is an hour to Portland, a little over an hour to Eugene, an hour to the coast or the... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN SALEM, OREGON
97301 97302 97304 97306

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