Human Resources Schools
In Portland, Oregon

Human Resources faculty can choose to work at one of 2 human resources schools in Portland. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the human resources academic community in Portland, and the future trends. Academia in human resources includes human resources training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Human Resources
  • Masters degree in Human Resources


Professional Trends

Portland Vs. Oregon Human Resources Employment

Portland 900
Oregon 8,590

Exactly 900 of the 2,470 human resources professionals employed in Oregon, work in Portland. The number of human resources professionals in Portland has shrunk by 62% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Portland has increased.

Portland Vs. Oregon Human Resources employment growth

3,540 3,610 3,890 3,810 2,470
2,340 2,290 2,570 2,450 900
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Oregon
  • Dark Yellow: Portland

Human Resources VS. All professions salaries in Portland

$42,990 $42,185 $45,230 $47,480 $38,410
$41,750 $43,370 $45,060 $46,080 $46,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Human Resources in Portland
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Portland

As the number of human resources professionals in Portland has shrunk, salaries for human resources professionals have also decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $38,410 per year was earned by human resources professionals in Portland. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for human resources professionals in Portland was $42,990 per year. The decline in the salary of human resources professionals in Portland is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Human resources professionals in Portland

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Portland human resources professionals earn a median yearly salary of $37,750. The difference in pay between the human resources professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 92%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $26,860 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $51,630 per year.

Average Salaries for Human resources professionals and related professions in Portland

Human Resources
Business Administration
Business Management

On average human resources professional salaries in Portland are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Human Resources schools in Portland


Many of Portland's human resources professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited human resources schools in the city.

Human Resources Programs Offered In Portland


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in human resources offered by Portland's human resources schools.

Student Completed Human Resources Degrees In Portland


In 2010 approximately 61 students graduated from human resources courses.

Human Resources Faculty Salaries in Portland, Oregon

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