According to survey data collected by the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the May 2008 State Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates for Oregon, licensed massage therapists made an annual average wage of $53,800. This is considerably higher than the average annual wage of $41,430 for workers in all industries in Oregon at that time.
Prospective massage therapists who want to work in Oregon must go through the Oregon Board of Massage to obtain a license to practice in the state. The board requires that each applicant completes at least 500 hours of training and education at an approved massage school.
To find the massage program that can help launch your Oregon massage therapy career, look through the schools listed below.