Job-seekers: More than 14K jobs available in the Birmingham area

Railroad Park in May 2022 3 Job-seekers: More than 14K jobs available in the Birmingham area
Railroad Park views. (Bham Now)

Business is booming here in Birmingham and it’s never too late to find your dream job in our favorite city. According to, there are over 14K jobs available in The Magic City. Keep scrolling for all you need to know about local openings and more.

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Low numbers for Alabama’s unemployment rate

According to the Alabama Department of Labor Market Information Division, Alabama had an unemployment rate of 2.1% in July, which is 1.4% less than the national rate.

Things are looking good in the Birmingham job market

Downtown Birmingham
Land a job in our favorite city. (Callie Morrison / Bham Now)

Wondering what your chances are of landing that job? AlabamaWorks! reveals that there are 6,848 candidates for 14,685 openings in the Birmingham-Hoover statistical area.

Current job openings

Children's of Alabama
Over 200 jobs available at Children’s of Alabama. (Matthew Niblett / Bham Now)

Bham has the spot 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 (943)
  2. UAB Medicine (450)
  3. Tenet Healthcare (417)
  4. Dollar General (279)
  5. Hibbett Sports (244)
  6. Children’s of Alabama (231)
  7. Grandview Medical Center (199)
  8. Ascension (191)
  9. McDonald’s (138)
  10. Right at Home (136)

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