These are the 15 cities with the most $100K+ jobs in October 2019

The job market continues to be strong, which means people can be picky right now.  “If (workers are) not happy with current employer, there is always another option, especially in this job market,” said Brenda Arce, a branch manager for OfficeTeam, part of staffing company Robert Half International, told The Boston Herald.

So where are the cities hiring for $100k jobs the most? Ladders put together a list of the 15 cities hiring the most $100K+ jobs in October using data from its continuously updated database of high-paying jobs.

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1. San Francisco

Jobs available: 17,220

Silicon Valley kicks off its final season on HBO this Sunday. There are plenty of tech jobs available on Ladders right now.

Check out these jobs in and around San Francisco.

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2. New York, NY

Jobs available: 14,818

New York is seeing the most growth in the beauty and fitness, restaurants and bars, and real estate industries.

Check out these jobs in and around New York.


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3. Washington, DC

Jobs available: 10,446

Washington, D.C. has plenty of jobs in tech but is lacking those with cybersecurity and business intelligence skills.

Check out these jobs in and around Washington.


4. Boston, MA

Jobs available: 8,359

According to Glassdoor’s recent job market report, Boston has seen some of the most job growth out of all U.S. cities since September 2018.

Check out these jobs in and around Boston.

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5. Los Angeles, CA

Jobs available: 7,996

This sunny city has plenty of jobs available in finance, sales, and healthcare.

Check out these jobs in and around Los Angeles.


6. Chicago, IL

Jobs available: 7,720

Fastest-growing industries in the Windy City include aerospace and defense, wholesale, restaurants and bars.

Check out these jobs in and around Chicago.

8. DallasFort Worth, TX

Jobs available: 6,464

Analysts are predicting a 1.6% (207,200) job rate growth for 2020 for Dallas.

Check out these jobs in and around Dallas.

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9. Philadelphia, PA

Jobs available: 5,409

Philadelphia has seen 112,692 job openings since last September, according to Glassdoor.

Check out these jobs in and around Philadelphia.

7. Seattle, WA

Jobs available: 5,394

Seattle is one of the Top 15 cities hiring for tech jobs, according to 24/7 Wall St.

Check out these jobs in and around Seattle.

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10.  Atlanta, GA

Jobs available: 5,160

Atlanta is outpacing both job growth and salary increases over the past year, according to Glassdoor.

Check out these jobs in and around Atlanta.


11. Denver, CO

Jobs available: 4,175

Colorado added 10,800 jobs between June and July.

Check out these jobs in and around Denver.

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12. Houston, TX

Jobs available: 3,037

Not loving the Polar Vortex? You may want to move to Houston.

Check out these jobs in and around Houston.


14Minneapolis-Saint Paul, MN

Jobs available: 2,952

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. 

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15. Phoenix, AZ

Jobs available: 2,719

Hiring in Phoenix will increase by 2.5% this year, which is only slightly behind last year’s rate.

Check out these jobs in and around Phoenix.