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Corvallis Employment

Employment and Industries in the Corvallis, Oregon Area

The tables here illustrate essential information about work and employment in the area. Information includes:

  • A table of the most numerous types of work found here, both for jobs generally requiring college degrees and jobs not requiring college degrees.
  • A table listing those careers significantly more common in Corvallis than in other US cities; this is useful both for career planning and for understanding the nature of Corvallis.
  • A list of the highest-paying jobs in Corvallis.
  • A list of any large public companies in Corvallis.

Jobs in Corvallis

RankTitleTotal EmployeesLocal Mean Salary (Per Year)Local Mean Salary (Per hour)National Growth % 2014-2024
1All Occupations36240$52,590$25.28100
2Office and Administrative Support Occupations4840$36,930$17.7614.35
3Education, Training, and Library Occupations4440$61,130$29.396.05
4Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations3760$24,940$11.998.55
5Sales and Related Occupations2860$33,400$16.069.9
6Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations2500$99,780$47.975.8
7Management Occupations2000$101,860$48.976.15
8Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations1570$63,070$30.320.8
9Business and Financial Operations Occupations1510$62,170$29.895.25
10Production Occupations1410$40,620$19.535.7
11Personal Care and Service Occupations1350$28,590$13.754.3
12Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations1330$29,400$14.143.65
13Computer and Mathematical Occupations1320$76,230$36.652.9
14Architecture and Engineering Occupations1290$88,550$42.571.7
15Retail Salespersons1130$29,570$14.222.85
16Healthcare Support Occupations1080$35,890$17.253
17Transportation and Material Moving Occupations1040$33,230$15.986.55
18Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food1020$22,760$10.942.3
19Construction and Extraction Occupations890$52,540$25.264.45
20Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive890$38,270$18.41.5
21Registered Nurses840$87,080$41.861.95
22Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations800$45,390$21.823.8
23Cashiers790$24,160$11.622.2
24Community and Social Service Occupations720$49,290$23.71.65
25Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners650$27,900$13.421.55
26Waiters and Waitresses600$25,720$12.371.7
27Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations570$57,860$27.821.8
28General and Operations Managers530$82,630$39.731.5
29Office Clerks, General530$32,230$15.491.9
30Medical Secretaries520$36,990$17.780.4
31Education, Training, and Library Workers, All Other500$41,810$20.10.1
32Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks430$40,590$19.521.05
33Nursing Assistants400$30,730$14.781
34Stock Clerks and Order Fillers380$26,990$12.971.3
35Personal Care Aides370$23,900$11.491.5
36First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers360$28,500$13.70.6
37Software Developers, Applications340$86,480$41.580.55
38Biological Technicians330$42,720$20.540.1
39First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers330$39,570$19.021
40Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners330$25,540$12.280.9
41Business Operations Specialists, All Other320$62,520$30.060.7
42Cooks, Fast Food320$23,780$11.430.3
43Cooks, Restaurant320$23,500$11.30.8
44Food Preparation Workers310$25,340$12.180.6
45Medical Assistants300$38,100$18.320.45
46Accountants and Auditors290$64,210$30.870.9
47First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers270$56,230$27.040.95
48Receptionists and Information Clerks270$27,760$13.350.7
49Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations250$46,100$22.170.65
50Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers220$33,460$16.080.8
51Carpenters210$57,500$27.640.7
52Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other210$28,890$13.890.1
53Physicians and Surgeons, All Other210$282,960$136.040.25
54Information and Record Clerks, All Other200$33,220$15.970.1
55Bartenders190$29,880$14.370.4
56Computer Systems Analysts190$68,830$33.090.4
57Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers190$47,220$22.71.2
58Maintenance and Repair Workers, General190$40,520$19.480.9
59Customer Service Representatives180$33,700$16.21.75
60Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand180$26,670$12.821.7
61Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors170$49,230$23.670.2
62Public Relations Specialists160$65,620$31.550.2
63Computer Occupations, All Other150$75,840$36.460.2
64Computer User Support Specialists150$51,510$24.760.4
65Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education150$27,860$13.390.3
66Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics140$43,940$21.130.5
67Social and Human Service Assistants140$31,050$14.930.25
68Agricultural and Food Science Technicians130$50,580$24.320
69Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other, Including Team Assemblers130$26,650$12.810
70Childcare Workers130$22,200$10.670.8
71Human Resources Specialists130$55,390$26.630.35
72Managers, All Other130$84,640$40.690.6
73Pharmacists130$120,270$57.820.2
74Pharmacy Technicians130$39,780$19.130.3
75Dishwashers120$23,000$11.060.3
76Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists120$35,230$16.940.4
77Instructional Coordinators120$41,550$19.970.1
78Medical and Health Services Managers120$114,230$54.920.25
79Network and Computer Systems Administrators120$76,720$36.880.25
80Veterinary Technologists and Technicians120$39,360$18.920.1
81Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists120$74,630$35.880
82Civil Engineers110$84,710$40.730.2
83Compliance Officers110$64,770$31.140.2
84Construction Laborers110$32,110$15.440.8
85Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria110$29,800$14.330.3
86Dental Assistants110$43,670$210.2
87Packers and Packagers, Hand110$34,640$16.660.45
88Sales Representatives, Services, All Other110$44,990$21.630.6
89Dental Hygienists100$87,400$42.020.1
90Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors100$50,940$24.490.2
91Tellers100$27,400$13.170.3
92Administrative Services Managers90$87,950$42.290.2
93Architectural and Engineering Managers90$153,560$73.830.1
94Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants90$24,710$11.880.1
95Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants90$61,580$29.60.35
96Financial Managers90$121,310$58.320.4
97Food Service Managers90$45,340$21.80.2
98Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other90$34,090$16.390.2
99Postal Service Mail Carriers90$47,270$22.730.2
100Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products90$60,860$29.260.9
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Jobs More Common Near Corvallis Than Most Other Cities

* Average job popularity for metro areas = 1.0

TitleMean Local SalaryLocal Jobs
All Occupations$52,59036,240
Office and Administrative Support Occupations$36,9304,840
Education, Training, and Library Occupations$61,1304,440
Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations$24,9403,760
Sales and Related Occupations$33,4002,860
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations$99,7802,500
Management Occupations$101,8602,000
Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations$63,0701,570
Business and Financial Operations Occupations$62,1701,510
Production Occupations$40,6201,410
Personal Care and Service Occupations$28,5901,350
Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations$29,4001,330
Computer and Mathematical Occupations$76,2301,320
Architecture and Engineering Occupations$88,5501,290
Retail Salespersons$29,5701,130
Healthcare Support Occupations$35,8901,080
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations$33,2301,040
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food$22,7601,020
Construction and Extraction Occupations$52,540890
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive$38,270890
Registered Nurses$87,080840
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations$45,390800
Cashiers$24,160790
Community and Social Service Occupations$49,290720
Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners$27,900650
Waiters and Waitresses$25,720600
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations$57,860570
General and Operations Managers$82,630530
Office Clerks, General$32,230530
Medical Secretaries$36,990520
Education, Training, and Library Workers, All Other$41,810500
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks$40,590430
Nursing Assistants$30,730400
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers$26,990380
Personal Care Aides$23,900370
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers$28,500360
Software Developers, Applications$86,480340
Biological Technicians$42,720330
First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers$39,570330
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners$25,540330
Business Operations Specialists, All Other$62,520320
Cooks, Fast Food$23,780320
Cooks, Restaurant$23,500320
Food Preparation Workers$25,340310
Medical Assistants$38,100300
Accountants and Auditors$64,210290
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers$56,230270
Receptionists and Information Clerks$27,760270
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations$46,100250
Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers$33,460220

Work Paying Relatively Well in the Corvallis, Oregon Metro Area (2008 data)

* Average Salary Index for metro areas = 1.0

TitleMean Local SalaryLocal Jobs
All Occupations$52,59036,240
Office and Administrative Support Occupations$36,9304,840
Education, Training, and Library Occupations$61,1304,440
Sales and Related Occupations$33,4002,860
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations$99,7802,500
Management Occupations$101,8602,000
Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations$63,0701,570
Business and Financial Operations Occupations$62,1701,510
Production Occupations$40,6201,410
Personal Care and Service Occupations$28,5901,350
Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations$29,4001,330
Computer and Mathematical Occupations$76,2301,320
Architecture and Engineering Occupations$88,5501,290
Retail Salespersons$29,5701,130
Healthcare Support Occupations$35,8901,080
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations$33,2301,040
Construction and Extraction Occupations$52,540890
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive$38,270890
Registered Nurses$87,080840
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations$45,390800
Community and Social Service Occupations$49,290720
Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners$27,900650
Waiters and Waitresses$25,720600
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations$57,860570
General and Operations Managers$82,630530
Office Clerks, General$32,230530
Medical Secretaries$36,990520
Education, Training, and Library Workers, All Other$41,810500
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks$40,590430
Nursing Assistants$30,730400
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers$26,990380
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers$28,500360
Software Developers, Applications$86,480340
Biological Technicians$42,720330
First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers$39,570330
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners$25,540330
Business Operations Specialists, All Other$62,520320
Food Preparation Workers$25,340310
Medical Assistants$38,100300
Accountants and Auditors$64,210290
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers$56,230270
Receptionists and Information Clerks$27,760270
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations$46,100250
Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers$33,460220
Carpenters$57,500210
Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other$28,890210
Physicians and Surgeons, All Other$282,960210
Information and Record Clerks, All Other$33,220200
Bartenders$29,880190
Computer Systems Analysts$68,830190

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