Statements about Income

"Women in Oregon are paid 79 cents for every dollar paid to men. If the wage gap was eliminated, a working woman in Oregon would have enough money for 2,877 gallons of gas, 72 more weeks of food for her family or nearly 12 more months of rent."

"In Oregon, women earn an average of 79 cents for every dollar that men earn for doing the same job. That’s just wrong."

"The middle class can be defined to include those with income between roughly $20,000 and $60,000."

"7 out of 10 Oregon families living in poverty have at least one parent who works."

"Oregon’s per capita income is 9 percent below the national average and getting worse. This is a state that’s actually getting poorer."

Mt. Hood Community College is No. 1 on average and top faculty pay and benefits. 

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