These are the 15 cities with the most $100K+ jobs in April 2018

Though the March jobs report was a little slower than the previous month, you cannot label it as a slow down by any means. The unemployment rate is remaining at a 17 year low of 4.1%, which is really good news. In other words, it is a good time to get a job. However, there are certain cities where there are more $100K+ jobs open than others.

Ladders put together a list of the 15 cities hiring the most $100K+ jobs using data from its continuously updated database of high-paying jobs. Check them out — and click through to see which cities and their job openings that might be right for you.


1. San Francisco

Jobs available: 33,148

Both San Jose and San Francisco made it into the Top 10 cities where the happiest people in America live and there are tons of jobs available. Check out these jobs in and around San Francisco.

Sample $100K+ jobs: Marketing Account Rep, SOC Analyst, Data Scientist

2. New York, NY

Jobs available: 30,713

It’s the culture capital of the world! Who wouldn’t want to work there or near there? Check out these jobs in and around New York.

Sample $100K+ New York jobs: Enterprise Sales DirectorSenior Windows Systems Engineer, Front-End Developer. 

3. Washington, DC

Jobs available: 22,232

There are lots of federal and state government jobs in and around DC and this city offers a lot of opportunities for women in the tech industry. Check out these jobs in and around Washington.

Sample $100K+ Washington jobs:  Land Planner / Landscape Architect – Private SectorDigital Security Technical Advisor

4. Boston, MA

Jobs available: 15,196

These two great cities of the north have plenty of jobs available. Check out these jobs in and around Boston.

Sample $100K+ Boston: Program Manager, Android ArchitectComplex Insurance Claims Specialist

5. Los Angeles, CA

Jobs available: 14,602

This sunny city has plenty of jobs available in finance, sales, and content marketing. Check out these jobs in and around Los Angeles.

Sample $100K+ Los Angeles jobs: Device Tester, Acquisition Marketing Manager, Salesforce Developer

6. Chicago, IL

Jobs available: 13,302

A great city if you can deal with a harsh winter. Check out these jobs in and around Chicago.

Sample $100K+ Chicago jobs: Sr. Compensation & Benefits AnalystSenior C++ DeveloperHealthcare Sales Professional

7. Seattle, WA

Jobs available: 10,405

There are more companies than Amazon in Seattle. Check out these jobs in and around Seattle.

Sample $100K+ Seattle Jobs: Chief Financial Officer, Sales Director, Senior Software Engineer

8. Philadelphia, PA

Jobs available: 10,298

One of our nation’s most historic cities is looking to hire in many different industries. Check out these jobs in and around Philadelphia.

Sample $100K+ Philadelphia jobs: SEC ManagerDirector of Oncology Regulation

9. Dallas, TX

Jobs available: 10,130

With many corporate giants having their headquarters in North, TX there are plenty of great jobs to choose from. Check out these jobs in and around Dallas.

Sample $100K+ Dallas jobs: Fullstack Developer, Tealeaf Developer

10. Atlanta, GA

Jobs available: 8,499

Home to more than a dozen Fortune 500 companies there are so many jobs here the city has been dubbed an ‘employee’s market.’ Check out these jobs in and around Atlanta.

Sample $100K+ Atlanta jobs: Director of Construction, District General ManagerSAP FICA Solution Expert

11. Denver, CO

Jobs available: 7,363

Denver’s tech scene is flourishing right now and companies are hiring a lot. Check out these jobs in and around Denver.

Sample $100K+ Denver jobs: Help Desk Support, Global Marketing Manager, CEO

12. Baltimore, MD

Jobs available: 5,784

With its high number of universities and medical facilities, there are a lot of jobs in healthcare available. Check out these jobs in and around Baltimore. 

Sample $100K+ Baltimore jobsCare Transitions CoordinatorElectrical EngineerFoodservice Sales Director



13. Houston, TX

Jobs available: 5,632

According to Taylor Smith Consulting, Houston could add up to 70,000 jobs this year.  Check out these jobs in and around Houston, TX.

Sample $100K+ Houston jobsTrader – FICC Trading – Global Commodities, BI Architect, Python Developer

14. Minneapolis, MN

Jobs available: 5,153

You will have to worry about some snow in these cities, but Minnesota is starting to see some real job growth, especially in the tech industry. Millennials can expect to earn high salaries in this state. Check out these jobs in and around Minneapolis. 

Sample $100K+ Minneapolis jobs: Front-end Developer, Hospice Don, Digital Analytics Consultant

15. Austin, TX

Jobs available: 4,634

In addition to its great music scene, Austin also has a very promising jobs scene. Check out these jobs in and around Austin. 

Sample $100K+ Austin jobs: Project CoordinatorRegistered Nurse Patient Placement CoordinatorBusiness Analyst (claims)