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Top 20 American Cities With The Most Job Openings, 2019

New York

Unsurprisingly, the top three American cities with the most job openings are New York City (3.5 million), Los Angeles (2.3 million) and Chicago (2.1 million), that’s according to recent data from CareerBuilder. Location is a huge factor when you’re job hunting. While every U.S. city has something to offer, for job seekers, New York City is the place to be.

Best Cities for Jobseekers 2019

  1. New York City
    Job openings: 3,517,639
    Average annual pay overall: $61,870 per year
    Highest-paid job and average annual pay: Anesthesiologists, $255,500 per year
  2. Los Angeles, California
    Number of job openings: 2,301,867
    Average annual pay overall: $57,890 per year
    Highest-paid job and average annual pay: Anesthesiologists, $286,680 per year
  3. Chicago, Illinois
    Number of job openings: 2,180,539
    Average annual pay overall: $55,670 per year
    Highest-paid job and average annual pay: Oral surgeons, $273,730 per year

    Chicago

  4. Washington, D.C.
    Number of job openings: 2,101,962
    Average annual pay overall: $70,980 per year
    Highest-paid job and average annual pay: Oral surgeons, $283,480 per year
  5. Dallas, Texas
    Number of job openings: 1,693,296
    Average annual pay overall: $52,590 per year
    Highest-paid job and average annual pay: Dentists, $269,160 per year
  6. Boston, Massachusetts
    Number of job openings: 1,553,944
    Average annual pay overall: $63,910 per year
    Highest-paid job and average annual pay: Orthodontists, $282,740 per year
  7. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    Number of job openings: 1,422,399
    Average annual pay overall: $56,170 per year
    Highest-paid job and average annual pay: Anesthesiologists, $271,470 per year
  8. Atlanta, Georgia
    Number of job openings: 1,344,257
    Average annual pay overall: $52,750 per year
    Highest-paid job and average annual pay: Surgeons, $263,780 per year
  9. Seattle, Washington
    Number of job openings: 1,191,182
    Average annual pay overall: $65,400 per year
    Highest-paid job and average annual pay: Psychiatrists, $285,030 per year

    Seattle, Washington

  10. Minneapolis, Minnesota
    Number of job openings: 1,147,081
    Average annual pay overall: $57,420 per year
    Highest-paid job and average annual pay: Psychiatrists, $268,190 per year
  11. Miami, Florida
    Number of job openings: 935,042
    Average annual pay overall: $48,240 per year
    Highest-paid job and average annual pay: Anesthesiologists, $272,340 per year
  12. Denver, Colorado
    Number of job openings: 913,188
    Average annual pay overall: $59,440 per year
    Highest-paid job and average annual pay: Obstetricians and gynecologists, $285,290 per year

    Denver (Colorado)

  13. Phoenix, Arizona
    Number of job openings: 901,487
    Average annual pay overall: $50,520 per year
    Highest-paid job and average annual pay: Anesthesiologists, $277,950 per year
  14. Detroit, Michigan
    Number of job openings: 890,363
    Average annual pay overall: $53,690 per year
    Highest-paid job and average annual pay: Surgeons, $276,600 per year
  15. St. Louis, Missouri-Illinois
    Number of job openings: 718,659
    Average annual pay overall: $50,250 per year
    Highest-paid job and average annual pay: Pediatricians, $271,230 per year
  16. Portland, Oregon
    Number of job openings: 646,971
    Average annual pay overall: $56,160 per year
    Highest-paid job and average annual pay: Psychiatrists, $266,750 per year
  17. Charlotte, North Carolina
    Number of job openings: 619,840
    Average annual pay overall: $51,000 per year
    Highest-paid job and average annual pay: Obstetricians and gynecologists, $272,870 per year
  18. Kansas City, Missouri-Kansas
    Number of job openings: 595,468
    Average annual pay overall: $50,200 per year
    Highest-paid job and average annual pay: Psychiatrists, $254,470 per year
  19. Nashville, Tennessee
    Number of job openings: 570,384
    Average annual pay overall: $48,370 per year
    Highest-paid job and average annual pay: Anesthesiologists, $262,830 per year
  20. Cincinnati, Ohio
    Number of job openings: 555,953
    Average annual pay overall: $50,030 per year
    Highest-paid job and average annual pay: Surgeons, $287,850 per year

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