Though General Motors just announced plans to lay off more than 14,000 employees in North America, unemployment across the country is still low and there are plenty of great opportunities out there.
However, certain cities may have more lucrative opportunities than others which is why Ladders put together a list of the 15 cities hiring the most $100K+ jobs in December 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.
Jobs available: 28,917
Sample job: Salesforce Architect for Cynet
2. New York, NY
Jobs available: 23,325
Sample job: Machine Learning Engineer
Jobs available: 17,478
The FBI is relocating some of its jobs from DC to Alabama but there are lots of federal and state government jobs in and around DC still.. Check out these jobs in and around Washington.
Sample job: Federal Web Developer for Accenture
4. Boston, MA
Jobs available: 13,802
Labor and Workforce Development Secretary Rosalin Acosta says the labor force is growing rapidly to meet the needs of employers. Check out these jobs in and around Boston.
Jobs available: 12,942
This sunny city has plenty of jobs available in finance, sales, and content marketing. Check out these jobs in and around Los Angeles.
6. Chicago, IL
Jobs available: 11,555
The winters are a little harsh but you’ll be OK cause you’ll have a great job. Plus Salesforce plans to add 1,000 new jobs over the next five years at their new offices in downtown Chicago. Check out these jobs in and around Chicago.
Jobs available: 8,986
There are more companies than Amazon in Seattle. In fact, Seattle has the most tech jobs with more than 33,000 openings in 2016 and 2017. This is more than double San Francisco’s during those years. Check out these jobs in and around Seattle.
Sample job: Data Warehouse Engineer for Beyondtekit
8. Dallas–Fort Worth TX
Jobs available: 8,819
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 job: Mobile Developer for Copart
Jobs available: 8,600
One of our nation’s most historic cities is looking to hire in many different industries. Plus good news! According to new data, Pennsylvania is one of the most fun states to live in. Check out these jobs in and around Philadelphia.
10. Atlanta, GA
Jobs available: 7,964
Sample job: Controller for ThyssenKrupp
11. Denver, CO
Jobs available: 6,405
Sample job: Commission Specialist for Compass
12. Houston, TX
Jobs available: 5,177
Houston added 7,100 jobs in October and added 6,300 jobs in September dropping the unemployment rate down to 3.8%.
Check out these jobs in and around Houston, TX.
Jobs available: 4,402
Zip Recruiter called Minneapolis the best job market for those who want to work with small to medium-sized businesses. Check out these jobs in and around Minneapolis.
Sample job: IT Scrum Master for Express Scripts
14. Austin, TX
Jobs available: 4,183
In addition to a strong job market it is also one of the top housing markets to watch in 2019.
15. Baltimore, MD
Jobs available: 4,020
Maryland has seen an improvement in its job market overall but Baltimore still struggles. The state’s unemployment rate was 4.1% as of October.
Sample job: Director, Commercial Finance for JWM Group, LLC