With the unemployment rate at an 18-year low, the job market is holding strong. Last week, The Labor Department reported that the number of job openings increased by 1.7% to 6.9 million. In other words, it is a very good time to be looking for a new job.
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 September 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: 28,560
2. New York, NY
Jobs available: 24,068
New York Fashion Week may be over but there is still plenty of excitement! Who wouldn’t want to work there or near there? Check out these jobs in and around New York.
Jobs available: 17,366
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.
Jobs available: 13,968
Right now Boston is home to the best team in baseball and some incredible job opportunities. Check out these jobs in and around Boston.
Jobs available: 13,934
This sunny city has plenty of jobs available in finance, sales, and content marketing. Check out these jobs in and around Los Angeles.
Jobs available: 11,485
The winters are a little harsh but you’ll be OK cause you’ll have a great job. Check out these jobs in and around Chicago.
Jobs available: 9,119
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.
Jobs available: 8,992
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.
9. Atlanta, GA
Jobs available: 7,990
Jobs available: 7,156
11. Denver, CO
Jobs available: 5,802
12. Houston, TX
Jobs available: 5,023
Jobs available: 4,790
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.
Jobs available: 4,269
You can go surfing on your lunch break! Check out these jobs in and around San Diego.
Jobs available: 4,117
With a number of hot Silicon Valley companies expected to open up sales and support hubs in Phoenix, this city could be a real Millennial magnet, according to BizJournals. Check out these jobs in and around Phoenix.