Job-seekers: over 20K jobs available in the Greater Birmingham Area

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This could be you work-day view. (Nathan Watson / Bham Now)

Want to land your dream job? We can’t think of a better place to work than around Birmingham. According to, there are over 20K openings in the Bham Metro Area. Keep scrolling to find out who’s hiring and more.

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Low numbers for Alabama’s unemployment rate

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We’ve spotted Birmingham jobs you’ll want to apply for. (Pat Byington / Bham Now)

According to the Alabama Department of Labor Market Information Division, Alabama had an unemployment rate of 2.2% in May, which is 1.5% less than the national rate.

Things are looking up for Birmingham’s job market

Wondering what your chances are of landing a job? AlabamaWorks! reveals there are 6,796 candidates for 20,651 openings in the Birmingham-Hoover statistical area.

Current job openings

Downtown Birmingham, winter
Greatest city in the world, or something like that. (Jacob Blankenship / Bham Now)

Bham has the career for you. Here are the top 10 employers in The Magic City with the most job openings, according to

  1. University of Alabama at Birmingham (971)
  2. UAB Medicine (481)
  3. Community Health Systems (329)
  4. Tenet Healthcare (313)
  5. Grandview Medical Center (299)
  6. Children’s of Alabama (292)
  7. Dollar General (290)
  8. Hibbett Sports (245)
  9. Ascension (178)
  10. Right at Home (156)

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Callie Morrison
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