Oregon minimum wage Religious Leaders Urge Oregon Lawmakers To Raise Minimum Wage By Chris Lehman • Nov 17, 2015 Listen Listening... / Religious leaders gathered at the Oregon capitol Monday to urge lawmakers to increase the state's minimum wage. It came as activists are gathering signatures to try to force a statewide vote next year. Oregonians Could See Dueling Minimum Wage Hikes On The Ballot By Chris Lehman • Sep 28, 2015 Listen Listening... / Oregon voters could see competing minimum-wage initiatives on their 2016 ballot. A group that favors a hike to $13.50 per hour kicked off their signature gathering campaign Monday. No Change To Oregon's Minimum Wage In 2016 By Chris Lehman • Sep 16, 2015 Listen Listening... / Minimum wage workers in Oregon won't see a pay raise next year. State Labor Commissioner Brad Avakian announced Wednesday that Oregon's minimum wage will hold steady for the first time since 2010.