Oregon Job Growth
There were 1,863,200 jobs in Oregon in March 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,999,665 employed persons for the month. Oregon added 2,400 jobs in March 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 10,828 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Oregon job growth compared to other states.
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Oregon Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Oregon as measured by the CES and CPS surveys. To illustrate the trend, the 3 month moving average change in employment is shown in green.
CES Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month
CPS Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month
Total Employment in Oregon
CES employment in March 2017 for Oregon is at a new high of 1,863,200.
CPS employment in Oregon for March 2017 is at a new high of 1,999,665.
Employment: CES, CPS
Oregon Employment History