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Oregon job growth hits 10-year high.

PORTLAND, Ore. — New data from the Oregon Employment Department shows that Oregon employers added 4,400 jobs in August. In addition, Oregon job growth hit its highest level since 2005 as its employment payroll expanded by 60,400 jobs or 3.5 percent. ...

Oregon job vacancies, pay rates on the rise.

OREGON — According to survey results from the Oregon Employment Department, job vacancies increased 20 percent in the state between the first quarters of 2014 and 2015. In addition, Oregon employers’ starting pay increased by 9 percent during th ...