America's Banks
Jump to Content

Oregon: Banks’ Economic Impact

Banks support Oregon's economy with consumer, business and other loans, and by providing more than 22,000 people with a rewarding place to work.

Find State-by-State Data #
Oregon map icon


  • 22,045Employees

  • $2.3 BTotal Annual Compensation & Benefits

  • $103,800Average Total Compensation & Benefits

  • 15 Banks Headquartered in State

Source: FDIC branch deposit data (2021 Q2), FDIC Call Report 2Q2021, 2021 BLS/US Census Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW) for Credit Intermediation and Related Activities, and ABA Analysis



  • $19.1 BNew Home Loans Booked in 2021

  • 51,621Number of New Home Loans in 2021

  • $275,000Median New Home Loan Size in 2021

  • $5.4 BSmall Business Loans

  • 394.5 KNumber of Small Business Loans

  • $13,808Average Small Business Loan

  • $1.3 BSmall Farm Loans

  • 21,887Number of Small Farm Loans

  • $73,837Average Small Farm Loan

Brewing Support for Small Business

WaFd Bank stepped up to help a local business, Pelican Brewing Company, expand their production facilities and grow their business when they needed it most. 

Source: CFPB HMDA data, year-end 2021; FDIC Call Report 2Q2021 and Year-End 2021; 2021 USDA Quarterly Farm data and USDA/Census Data from 2017 State of Ag Survey; 2021 SBA/Census Data and ABA analysis



  • 5.0 MCustomers

  • $112.7 BDeposits

  • 40Banks Operating Branches

  • 817Branches & Offices

  • 479Branches Offering Low Fee Bank On-certified Accounts

Creative Storytelling

Summit Bank of Eugene, OR, is a longtime title sponsor of the city’s premier business event, the “Celebration of Business,” which is put on by the Eugene Chamber of Commerce. The event honors a ‘first citizen’ of the community and a young “future citizen.”

Sources: Estimates based on ABA 2020/2021 survey data; FDIC Summary of Deposit (SOD) 2021Q2 Data; Cities for Financial Empowerment Fund

Giving Back

Giving Back

  • 101.5 KVolunteer Hours

  • $44.3 MCommunity Donations

Community Banking Week Celebration

Lessons that Last

Community Banking Week Celebration

Summit Bank, headquartered in Eugene, OR, holds its annual Community Banking Week each October. Events of the educational week include a visit from a local preschool, with a tour of the vault and lessons on savings accounts.

More stories on Giving Back #

Source: Estimates based on ABA 2020/2021 survey data

Submit your bank's story

Submit your story