The Oregon Coast Wage Challenge

The Oregon Coast Wage Challenge

by Erik Knoder

September 13, 2021

How can workers on the Oregon Coast find higher-paying jobs? The best single answer is to get the education and training to enter a higher-paying occupation. (Our website

Youth Employment in Northwest Oregon

Youth Employment in Northwest Oregon

by Erik Knoder

September 2, 2021

The number of teenagers working in Northwest Oregon fell by 47% from its peak in 1997 to 2020, but it increased by 431 (28%) from its low point in 2012 to 2020. The...

Job Vacancies Abound: Tips for Employers Competing in the NW Oregon Labor Market

Job Vacancies Abound: Tips for Employers Competing in the NW Oregon Labor Market

by Shawna Sykes

August 10, 2021

Job vacancies in NW Oregon in spring 2021 were nearly four times the number of spring 2020 and more than double the level of...

Commuting in Northwest Oregon

Commuting in Northwest Oregon

by Erik Knoder

July 13, 2021

Many people commute to work in the same county in which they live, and that seems to be the case in Benton, Clatsop, Lincoln, and Tillamook counties, but it’s not true in Columbia...

Occupational Wages in Northwest Oregon in 2021

Occupational Wages in Northwest Oregon in 2021

by Erik Knoder

July 7, 2021

The average wage in Northwest Oregon is lower than the statewide average, but much of the difference is due to the prevalence of lower-wage occupations in the area –...

QI Stats QI Stats

Unemployment Rate

August 2021
Released Sep 23, 2021
3.8%
Seasonally Adjusted
The unemployment rate for Corvallis, OR MSA declined by 0.3% over the last month.
0.3% PTS

Total Unemployed

August 2021
Released Sep 23, 2021
1,807
Seasonally Adjusted
The total number of unemployed in Corvallis, OR MSA declined by -121 over the last month.
-121

Nonfarm Employment

August 2021
Released Sep 23, 2021
38,770
Not Seasonally Adjusted
Nonfarm employment in Corvallis, OR MSA rose by 560 over the last month.
560
Source: Oregon Employment Department, QualityInfo.org
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Source: Oregon Employment Department, QualityInfo.org
 

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