Oregon minimum wage jumps to $14 an hour in Portland area

Barista Rose Sherman makes coffee for customers at Caffe Umbria in downtown Portland in 2019.

Effective July 1, workers in the Portland metropolitan area who earn minimum wage will now make $14 an hour, up from $13.25.

In the so-called standard counties like Deschutes, Hood River and areas outside urban growth boundaries in Multnomah, Washington and Clackamas counties, minimum wage is $12.75 an hour, up from $12.