Oregon's air transportation industry includes 422 airports and heliports, and is an essential part of the current economy, economic development and tourism.
Access to historical employment and wage information has never been easier. Our on-line database contains over 20 years of detailed industry data for Oregon and all counties.
The Current Employment Statistics (CES) monthly survey provides the most up-to-date employment estimates available. Industry employment figures are available for all labor market areas in Oregon.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics is the principal fact-finding agency for the federal government in the broad field of labor economics and statistics.
The Voice is an online information center about what's happening in Oregon's dynamic manufacturing sector. It collects and consolidates news, resources, programs, and contacts from companies, consortia, industry and labor groups, education and training providers, and government organizations.
With more than 37,000 additional jobs, more jobs were created in 2013 than in 2011 and 2012 combined!
Analysis of the employment and unemployment data for December 2013.
The first quarter of 2013 brought the largest first-quarter net job gain since 2005, and the third-largest in the BED series.
While recessionary job losses hit men hard, the recovery has been worse for women.
Nearly one-quarter of employed Oregonians usually worked part-time schedules in 2012.
Oregon's private-sector employment growth accelerated to 2 percent during 2013, a pace that's expected to hold fairly steady for the next few years.
The wine industry has flourished in recent years - by 2012 there were 905 vineyards and 515 Oregon wineries.
Vast open spaces, natural beauty, and recreational opportunities draw both visitors and homebuyers to Oregon's destination resorts.
Metals manufacturing is one of Portland's major, and oldest, industrial clusters. More than 600 companies employ 18,800 workers.
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Where do you stop when you need something - anything - in the middle of a road trip? Why, a convenience store, of course.
This monthly newsletter contains the latest information on trends in employment and unemployment, as well as providing in-depth coverage of a wide range of economic and labor market topics.
A Local Labor Trends newsletter is published each month for the 13 regions within the state, and each contains the most recent information on local area employment and unemployment.
In Marion, Polk, and Yamhill counties, nearly one-third of fabricated metal manufacturers struggled to find qualified workers in 2011.
A new survey of employers finds that green jobs make up 3 percent of Oregon's workforce.
Whether you are looking for the largest industries, the occupations with the most job openings, or the fastest-growing occupations, you will find the information here.
Tables of monthly and annual average agricultural employment by area.