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Hollis Johnson

New year, new job? You may have better odds applying to one of these companies.

“New year, new job” is a popular saying for a reason.

About one-fifth (22%) of the 3,411 employees recently surveyed by CareerBuilder said their top resolution for this year is to leave their current job and find a new one.

If you’re one of these people, you may want to check out openings at H&R Block, Amazon, or Deloitte. 

Those three companies are doing some of the heaviest hiring right now for jobs that pay more than $50,000 a year, according Indeed.

The job search engine compiled a list of big US companies currently trying to fill the most full-time jobs that pay over $50,000. The salary data is a combination of company and user input.

Here are the ten big-name companies with the largest number of job openings right now for high-paying jobs:

Disclosure: Jeff Bezos is an investor in Business Insider through hispersonal investment company Bezos Expeditions.

10. Oracle

Job openings (for positions paying over $50,000 a year): 1,153

Oracle is a California-based tech company that offers a comprehensive and fully integrated stack of cloud applications, platform services, and engineered systems.

9. Leidos

Job openings (for positions paying over $50,000 a year): 1,181

The Reston, Virginia-based defense company provides scientific, engineering, systems integration, and technical services and employs about 33,000 people.

8. IBM

Job openings (for positions paying over $50,000 a year): 1,221

International Business Machines Corporation is based in Armonk, New York, and was founded in 1911. 

7. Lockheed Martin

Job openings (for positions paying over $50,000 a year): 1,248

The Bethesda, Maryland-based global security and aerospace company employs about 125,000 people worldwide.

6. PNC Bank

Job openings (for positions paying over $50,000 a year): 1,255

PNC has been around since the mid-1800s. With over 50,000 employees, the bank is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

5. Booz Allen Hamilton

Job openings (for positions paying over $50,000 a year): 1,334

Booz Allen Hamilton is a provider of management consulting, technology, and engineering services to the US government in defense, intelligence, and civil markets.

4. JPMorgan Chase

Job openings (for positions paying over $50,000 a year): 1,690

JPMorgan Chase is a global financial services firm and one of the largest banks in the US, with over 240,000 employees in more than 60 countries.

3. Deloitte

Job openings (for positions paying over $50,000 a year): 2,217

Deloitte is a multinational professional services firm with a total global workforce of 244,400. It was founded in London in 1845.

2. Amazon

Job openings (for positions paying over $50,000 a year): 3,115

Amazon is a Seattle-based e-commerce and cloud computing company. It’s the largest online retailer in the US.

1. H&R Block

Job openings (for positions paying over $50,000 a year): 5,758

The Kansas City-based tax preparation company employs 80,000 tax professionals nationwide.