Salem MSA: The Year in Review 2020

Salem MSA: The Year in Review 2020

by Pat O'Connor

September 2, 2021

2020 is quite a year to review. A year that brought an end to the United States’ longest post-WW II economic expansion to a grinding halt. An ongoing global pandemic that...

Year in Review 2020: Yamhill County

Year in Review 2020: Yamhill County

by Pat O'Connor

September 2, 2021

2020 is quite a year to review. A year that brought an end to the United States’ longest post-WW II economic expansion to a grinding halt. An ongoing global pandemic that...

Oregon’s Minimum Wage Rate Schedule and the Mid-Valley

Oregon’s Minimum Wage Rate Schedule and the Mid-Valley

by Michael Doughty

December 2, 2020

In 2016, the Oregon Legislature established a schedule of minimum wage rate increases. On July 1, 2020, the minimum wage in the Mid-Valley counties increased $0.75 to $12.00 per hour, but determining...

Long-Term Projections Show Broad-Based Job Opportunities in Linn and Benton Counties

Long-Term Projections Show Broad-Based Job Opportunities in Linn and Benton Counties

by Pat O'Connor

November 12, 2020

Linn and Benton counties will combine to add 6,670 jobs between 2019 and 2029, according to new projections from the...

Long-Term Projections Show Broad-Based Growth in the Mid-Valley Workforce Area

Long-Term Projections Show Broad-Based Growth in the Mid-Valley Workforce Area

by Pat O'Connor

November 3, 2020

The Mid-Valley Workforce Area (Linn, Marion, Polk, and Yamhill counties) will add 24,100 jobs between 2019 and 2029, according...

QI Stats QI Stats

Unemployment Rate

August 2021
Released Sep 24, 2021
5.4%
Seasonally Adjusted
The unemployment rate for Albany, OR MSA declined by 0.4% over the last month.
0.4% PTS

Total Unemployed

August 2021
Released Sep 24, 2021
3,317
Seasonally Adjusted
The total number of unemployed in Albany, OR MSA declined by -211 over the last month.
-211

Nonfarm Employment

August 2021
Released Sep 24, 2021
46,400
Not Seasonally Adjusted
Nonfarm employment in Albany, OR MSA rose by 710 over the last month.
710
Source: Oregon Employment Department, QualityInfo.org
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Source: Oregon Employment Department, QualityInfo.org
 

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