Job-seekers: More than 20K jobs available in the Birmingham area

Birmingham jobs
Our favorite office view. (Jon Eastwood / Bham Now)

Business is booming over here and it’s never too late to find your dream job in our favorite city. According to, there are over 20K jobs available across Birmingham right now. Keep scrolling for 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

rooftop at Common at The Frank
Greatest city in the world. Or something like that. (Jacob Blankenship / Bham Now)

Wondering what your chances are of landing that job? AlabamaWorks! reveals that there are 4,146 candidates for 20,715 openings in the Birmingham-Hoover statistical area.

Current job openings

View of Children's of Alabama
Nothing better than that Children’s of Alabama view. (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 (920)
  2. UAB Medicine (430)
  3. Tenet Healthcare (428)
  4. Community Health Systems (301)
  5. Dollar General (290)
  6. Grandview Medical Center (279)
  7. Hibbett Sports (244)
  8. Children’s of Alabama (239)
  9. Ascension (179)
  10. Autozone (156)

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Callie Morrison
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