Find over 21K job openings in the Greater Birmingham Area


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Bham sunsets, there is nothing better. (Bham Now)

It’s time to polish off your resume and find your dream job. According to, the Birmingham-Hoover area has over 21K job openings. Keep reading to find out about the job market and local companies hiring.

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Alabama’s unemployment rate is 1% lower than national rate

According to the Alabama Department of Labor Market Information Division, Alabama had an unemployment rate of 2.7% in November, which is 1% less than the national rate. Let’s get this number even lower in 2023, Bham!

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

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

Things are looking good in the job market for the Greater Birmingham Area. According to AlabamaWorks!, there are 3,539 candidates for 21,781 job openings.

Current job openings

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Do you prefer in-person, remote or hybrid work? (Regions Bank / Facebook)

Birmingham is Alabama’s hospital capital, so you can expect to find numerous jobs in the healthcare field. Not in the medical field? There are multiple other career opportunities for job-seekers, including retail and finance.

Here are the top 10 employers in Birmingham with the most job openings, according to

  1. The University of Alabama at Birmingham: 1,103
  2. Grandview Medical Center: 704
  3. Tenet Healthcare: 634
  4. UAB Medicine: 613
  5. Children’s of Alabama: 333
  6. Ascension: 243
  7. Hibbett Sports: 232
  8. Dollar General: 182
  9. Deloitte: 155
  10. Regions Financial: 152

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Take on 2023 and land your dream job in The Magic City. We believe in you!

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Emma Johnston
Emma Johnston
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