Find over 21K job openings in the Greater Birmingham Area


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Birmingham is hands down the best place to work. (Jacob Blankenship / Bham Now)

The new year is somehow already around the corner, so it’s time to start working on your New Year’s goals. It’s a perfect time to snag your dream job because there are more than 21K openings in the Greater Birmingham Area, according to Read on to learn about amazing opportunities with companies in The Magic City.

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Alabama has a low unemployment rate

Wondering what the labor market looks like in Alabama? Well, our state had an unemployment rate of 2.7% in October, according to the Alabama Department of Labor Market Information Division. That’s 1% less than the national rate—talk about good news!

There are 6 job openings in the Birmingham-Hoover Area per available candidate

What job are you excited to apply for? (Jacob Blankenship / Bham Now)

If you’re worried about your competition, there’s no need to stress. According to AlabamaWorks!, there are 3,526 candidates for 21,963 job openings. It seems like you have a pretty good chance of landing that job.

These Birmingham businesses are offering incredible opportunities

Neal Nesmith / Oak View Animal Hospital / Harbert College of Business
Find out how Neal NeSmith went back to school as a working, full-time professional. (Nathan Watson / Bham Now)

From healthcare to retail, there are so many opportunities for job-seekers in Birmingham.

Here are the 10 employers in The Magic City with the most job openings, according to

  1. The University of Alabama at Birmingham: 1,115
  2. UAB Medicine: 652
  3. Tenet Healthcare: 430
  4. Children’s of Alabama: 351
  5. Grandview Medical Center: 327
  6. Ascension: 290
  7. Hibbett Sports: 233
  8. Soliant: 204
  9. Dollar General: 191
  10. Deloitte: 177

Whether you’re looking for a new job or to learn valuable skills to thrive in the workplace, these companies have you covered:

Spruce up your resume and apply for that job—you got it!

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Selah Vetter
Selah Vetter
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