Human Resources in Oregon

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Schools Offering Human Resources Programs in Oregon


Each year, roughly 0.1% of Oregon students graduate with degrees in human resources. In other words, every year an estimated 63 human resource professionals graduate from Oregon's 6 human resources schools.

Top Schools

Portland State University, which was ranked 73rd nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Oregon that has a human resources program. It is located in Portland. 60 students graduated with a degree in human resources from Portland State University in 2010. Students at Portland State University paid $7,130 per year in tuition fees.

Southern Oregon University, which is located in Ashland, is the second-ranked school in Oregon that has a human resources program. It received a ranking of 78th in the country in 2010. In 2010, Southern Oregon University graduated 6 students from its human resources program. Students at Southern Oregon University paid $6,729 per year in tuition fees.

Clackamas Community College, which was ranked 78th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Oregon that has a human resources program. It is located in Oregon City. The tuition rate at Clackamas Community College was $3,555 per year.

Cost

Human resources schools in Oregon, charge students an average tuition of $7,213 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $14,826 per year, or as little as $3,555 per year. In 2010, the following Oregon human resources schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. DeVry University-Oregon - located in Portland, students are charged $14,826 per year
  2. University of Phoenix-Oregon Campus - located in Portland, students are charged $11,040 per year
  3. Portland State University - located in Portland, students are charged $7,130 per year

The human resources schools in Oregon that charged the lowest tuition rates were:

  1. Clackamas Community College - located in Oregon City, students are charged $3,555 per year
  2. Southern Oregon University - located in Ashland, students are charged $6,729 per year
  3. Portland State University - located in Portland, students are charged $7,130 per year

A human resources degree from an Oregon school... what next?

In Oregon, the largest numbers of human resource professional work in the following counties:

  1. Clackamas County - 1,660 human resource professionals
  2. Marion County - 260 human resource professionals
  3. Lane County - 180 human resource professionals

Projected Growth

The government projects that by 2018, the number of human resource professionals in the state of Oregon will grow to 1,680. This would require a 9% growth in the profession.

Salary

human resource professionals in Oregon earn $68,755 per year on average. However, this number is only an average. Human resource professional in Oregon had varying salaries from $19,600 to $151,330 per year in 2010. Human resource professionals in the following Oregon counties make the highest salaries on average:

  1. Clackamas County - $71,975 per year
  2. Marion County - $63,385 per year
  3. Jackson County - $62,650 per year

The following counties in Oregon have the lowest average salaries for human resource professional:

  1. Benton County - $33,460 per year
  2. Linn County - $33,690 per year
  3. Deschutes County - $33,860 per year

On average, the highest paid human resource professionals in Oregon were:

  1. Human Resources Manager - $100,990 per year
  2. Human Resources Assistant - $36,520 per year

The human resource professionals with lowest average salaries in Oregon were:

  1. Human Resources Manager - $100,990 per year
  2. Human Resources Assistant - $36,520 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in human resources in Oregon and to compare salaries with various related fields such as administrative assisting or organizational psychology, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Human Resources in Oregon
  • Master's Degree in Human Resources in Oregon
  • Certificate in Human Resources in Oregon

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,763 miles from location Portland State University Portland OR 27.0639 52% 27,901
7,763 miles from location Clackamas Community College Oregon City OR 13.6089 n/a 8,145
7,857 miles from location Southern Oregon University Ashland OR 21.8939 50% 5,104
7,768 miles from location University of Phoenix-Oregon Campus Portland OR 10.5117 n/a 1,136
7,795 miles from location Linfield College-Adult Degree Program Mcminnville OR 1.14221 n/a 503
7,767 miles from location DeVry University-Oregon Portland OR 10.0914 86% 218
 

Curious what studying Human Resources gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Oregon

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping + 1,440 $36,520 -4.6%
2
Human Resources Managers + 1,030 $100,990
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

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