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Fastest-Growing Careers
These are the occupations expected to have the largest rate of growth from 2016 to 2026. This does not mean these are the occupations with the most openings. You can view this list for any state by changing the location shown to the left.
We found 38 growing occupations in Oregon.
Results Filtered by:
Typical Education – Associate's degree.
Rank Occupation Employment Percent Change Earnings Typical Education
2016 2026
11
Physical Therapist Assistants
650
880
35%
Median wage is greater than $56,230 per yearAssociate's degree
14
Occupational Therapy Assistants
230
310
33%
Median wage is greater than $56,230 per yearAssociate's degree
32
Veterinary Technologists and Technicians
1,760
2,270
29%
Median wage is between $22,610 and $34,720 per yearAssociate's degree
58
Respiratory Therapists
1,380
1,720
25%
Median wage is greater than $56,230 per yearAssociate's degree
60
Diagnostic Medical Sonographers
740
910
24%
Median wage is greater than $56,230 per yearAssociate's degree
73
Drafters, All Other
900
1,100
22%
Median wage is between $34,760 to $56,120 per yearAssociate's degree
104
Web Developers
3,590
4,290
20%
Median wage is greater than $56,230 per yearAssociate's degree
176
Chemical Technicians
280
330
16%
Median wage is between $34,760 to $56,120 per yearAssociate's degree
183
Electrical and Electronics Drafters
460
530
16%
Median wage is greater than $56,230 per yearAssociate's degree
195
Mechanical Engineering Technicians
450
520
16%
Median wage is between $34,760 to $56,120 per yearAssociate's degree