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This report provides an overview of the economic impact of the technology industry in Oregon. For a list of all sub-sectors included, visit this link. Across the state, 7,121 firms employ 95,006 workers. 

Among its peer states of Arizona, Colorado, Utah and Washington, Oregon is in the middle of the pack with $137k average earnings per job.

Within the technology workforce 75.2% of workers are white.

More detailed information is provided below, including historical trends and comparisons to similar regions.


The technology industry in Oregon has doubled since 2000!


Industry Jobs


Average Earnings Per Job


Industry Firms
Tech Industry Job Multiplier

For every...
tech jobs added, 352 new jobs in other sectors are created

Cyber Security

Workforce Profile

Data Science

Workforce Profile

The industry contributed


in total taxes last year


Increase in number of firms in last year


Tech industry's share of total employment in Oregon vs. other parts of U.S.


Startups in Oregon on Angelist


Average Startup Valuation in Oregon


Venture Capital Invested in 2019
Venture Capital Funding
R&D per $1000 of GDP
Patents Awarded