Oregon Clergy: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Clergy in Oregon

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Fast Facts for Clergy in Oregon

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Salem, Corvallis and Eugene
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Portland, Bend and Medford
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Portland, Salem and Eugene

Salaries for Clergy in Oregon

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Eugene, Medford and Portland

Schools for Clergy in Oregon are listed below.

Selected Clergy Schools in Oregon

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  • Degrees: Master

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  • Programs: BS in Liberal Studies, BS in Liberal Studies Leadership
  • Degrees: Bachelor

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More Oregon Clergy Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Cascade College Portland Bachelor 265
Corban College Salem Masters 959
Eugene Bible College Eugene Bachelor 179
Lewis & Clark College Portland Doctorate 3,562
Linfield College McMinnville Bachelor 1,693
Marylhurst University Marylhurst Masters 1,433
Mount Angel Seminary Saint Benedict Masters & First Professional 181
Multnomah University Portland Masters 820
Northwest Christian University Eugene Masters 485
Reed College Portland Masters 1,492
University of Oregon Eugene Doctorate 20,332
University of Portland Portland Masters 3,667
Western Seminary Portland Doctorate 725
Willamette University Salem Masters & First Professional 2,720

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Clergy

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Oregon. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Clergy relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Albany 150 $36100 10.08
Grants Pass 60 $34740 7.44
Bend 210 $34250 8.78
Redmond 210 $34250 8.78
Corvallis 120 $53030 9.47
Eugene 410 $32920 8.01
Salem 480 $48390 8.75
Medford 200 $43470 7.08
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