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Oregon State has seen an impressive 38.64% job growth since the last year, significantly higher than the national average of 30.54%. This growth is indicative of a strong and healthy economy in Oregon which has helped to keep the unemployment rate at 3.7%, again lower than the US unemployment rate of 4.1%. With such positive job market conditions, it's no wonder that more and more people are looking to Oregon for career opportunities and a brighter future.

The unemployment rate in Oregon is 6.5% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%)

You Should Know

- That Job Growth in Oregon has been Positive.
- Jobs have Increased by 0.8% over the past year.
- The average salary in Oregon is $70,084.
- The median home cost in Oregon is $468,400

Job Helpful Resources

- Best paying jobs in Oregon? Architecture, Engineering ($88,457)
- Worst paying jobs? Personal Care ($14,220)
- Highest paying industry jobs? Management of Companies and Enterprises ($94,223)
- Lowest paying industry jobs? Accommodation and Food Services ($19,317)
- Average Income of Residents in Oregon ($37,816) compared to USA ($37,638)
- The Unemployment Rate in Oregon (6.5) is higher than USA (6)

Process of Job Search

View jobs in occupation categories below. It is important to join a job site search that offers legally protected status, inclusive workplace, and diverse and inclusive workplace if you're looking for work in Oregon. A team that respects gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, and other legally protected status are important to look for.

Diverse and inclusive employers are looking for job seekers with a wide range of skills and experience. You can find jobs in Oregon, Oregon that match your qualifications.

     JobsOregon, OregonUnited States
  Average Salary by OccupationOregon, OregonUnited States
  Business, Financial$65,131$68,299
  Computer, Math$82,517$87,306
  Architecture, Engineering$88,457$86,023
  Social Service$43,631$44,925
  Arts, Entertainment$39,167$43,591
  Health Practitioners$87,323$75,327
  Health Technicians$44,541$41,524
  Healthcare Support$26,725$25,441
  Fire Fighters$37,843$35,516
  Law Enforcement$78,520$64,941
  Food Prep, Serving$17,523$16,379
  Cleaning, Maintenance$24,074$23,378
  Personal Care$14,220$15,351
  Sales, Related$35,350$33,178
  Office Admin, Support$35,355$35,058
  Farming, Fishing, Forestry$27,284$25,716
  Construction, Extraction$44,787$41,315
  Maintence, Repair$48,705$48,436
  Material Moving$26,197$25,906
  Average Salary by IndustryOregon, OregonUnited States
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting$31,841$31,273
  Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction$60,139$74,432
  Wholesale Trade$53,128$51,301
  Retail Trade$28,864$26,757
  Transportation and Warehousing$41,190$43,256
  Finance and Insurance$61,010$65,016
  Real Estate and Rental and Leasing$43,681$46,406
  Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services$67,662$73,907
  Management of Companies and Enterprises$94,223$75,118
  Administrative and Support and Waste Services$30,747$30,687
  Educational Services$40,871$44,708
  Health Care and Social Assistance$42,671$40,852
  Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation$24,055$25,861
  Accommodation and Food Services$19,317$18,154
  Other Services$28,816$29,481
  Public Administration$62,424$61,644
Unemployment by Year (Years 1990 to 2021)
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Over 2 years ago

Honestly it's not as bad as people say. I moved out of state, but that's only because Oregon was the only place I knew. I don't regret moving but Oregon as a whole is a  More

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I have lived here for most of my life, throughout the north and southern cities. If I were rating Oregon from ten years ago, it would be 5 stars for the beauty and  More

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Please make sure you have a job lined up. I'm meeting a lot of people who are having to move back to other states or are really struggling because most places don't pay  More

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