High-Wage, High-Demand, and High-Skill Occupations


  • High-Wage Occupations: Jobs paying above the median wage for all industries and ownerships in a region.
  • High-Demand Occupations: Jobs with more than the median number of openings (growth plus replacement) in a region.
  • High-Skill Occupations: Jobs requiring post-secondary training, apprenticeships, or significant work experience.

Key Sectors in Lane County:

  • Bioscience (Planning)
  • Childcare (Sustaining)
  • Construction-Aggregate (Sustaining)
  • Creatives (Sustaining)
  • Food and Beverage Manufacturing (Sustaining)
  • Healthcare (Planning)
  • Leisure & Hospitality (Planning)
  • Technology (Sustaining)
  • Transportation (Sustaining)
  • Wood Products (Sustaining)

Commitment: Lane Workforce Partnership collaborates with businesses, industries, and community partners to address workforce challenges and meet competitive needs.