Employment and labor

Employment and labor
Workers' comp rates to fall
October 2013
Monday, September 30, 2013

1013 FOB NumbersOregon’s total workers’ compensation insurance benefits declined 10.1% in 2011, more than any other state except Nevada.

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Royal Caribbean adding 200 call center jobs
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Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Royal Caribbean is adding 200 jobs by the end of the year at its Springfield call center, for a total of about 800 jobs.

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Unemployment varies widely among Oregon's counties
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Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Unemployment is vastly different in Oregon counties, ranging from 6.1% in Benton to 12.6% in Harney and Crook counties.

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Oregon minimum wage raises to $9.10
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Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Oregon's minimum wage will raise 15 cents per hour to $9.10 beginning Jan. 1.

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Oregon unemployment at 8.1 percent
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Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Oregon added 4,500 jobs in August, and the state unemployment rate hit 8.1%, up slightly from 8% in July.

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