25 US metro areas that are hiring finance workers like crazy right now

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The New York-Newark-Jersey City metro area snagged the top spot.
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New York City is the financial capital of the US – if not the world.

But that doesn’t mean there aren’t good finance jobs at other hubs throughout the country.

Relocation service CapRelo provided us with data breaking down which metro areas are hiring lots of financial services professionals these days.

They recorded the number of finance job openings listed on LinkedIn in June and then broke those down by location.

Here are the metro areas with plenty of job openings in the finance sector:


Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario

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Jon Bilous/Shutterstock

Total number of job openings: 21,305

Number of financial services job openings: 2,845


San Antonio-New Braunfels

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San Antonio.
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f11photo/Shutterstock

Total number of job openings: 24,846

Number of financial services job openings: 3,623


St. Louis

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Joe Raedle/Getty Images

Total number of job openings: 39,940

Number of financial services job openings: 5,467


Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford

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Ricardo’s Photography/Flickr

Total number of job openings: 35,983

Number of financial services job openings: 5,668


Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro

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Shutterstock/Josemaria Toscano

Total number of job openings: 34,685

Number of financial services job openings: 5,677


Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia

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Getty/Scott Olson

Total number of job openings: 36,353

Number of financial services job openings: 5,989


San Diego-Carlsbad

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Dancestrokes/Shutterstock

Total number of job openings: 38,028

Number of financial services job openings: 6,123


Detroit-Warren-Dearborn

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Rebecca Cook/Reuters

Total number of job openings: 53,082

Number of financial services job openings: 6,733


Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater

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Shutterstock / Bonnie Fink

Total number of job openings: 39,680

Number of financial services job openings: 6,832


Baltimore-Columbia-Towson

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m01229/Flickr

Total number of job openings: 52,056

Number of financial services job openings: 7,031


Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach

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travelview/Shutterstock

Total number of job openings: 45,490

Number of financial services job openings: 7,946


Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue

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Sorin Colac/Shutterstock

Total number of job openings: 67,877

Number of financial services job openings: 8,506


Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land

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Scott Halleran/Getty Images

Total number of job openings: 64,343

Number of financial services job openings: 8,990


Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington

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Wikimedia Commons

Total number of job openings: 72,707

Number of financial services job openings: 9,249


Denver

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Shutterstock / welcomia

Total number of job openings: 69,959

Number of financial services job openings: 10,548


Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale

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Andrew Zarivny/shutterstock

Total number of job openings: 67,613

Number of financial services job openings: 11,237


Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington

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f11photo/Shutterstock

Total number of job openings: 75,587

Number of financial services job openings: 13,326


Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell

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Nicolas Henderson/Flickr

Total number of job openings: 80,269

Number of financial services job openings: 13,728


Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington

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Shutterstock

Total number of job openings: 84,964

Number of financial services job openings: 14,947


Boston-Cambridge-Newton

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REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Total number of job openings: 92,334

Number of financial services job openings: 16,672


San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward

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f11photo/Shutterstock

Total number of job openings: 95,043

Number of financial services job openings: 17,445


Chicago-Naperville-Elgin

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Reuters/John Gress

Total number of job openings: 130,470

Number of financial services job openings: 21,147


Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim

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blvdone/Shutterstock

Total number of job openings: 139,723

Number of financial services job openings: 23,395


Washington-Arlington-Alexandria

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Alex Wong/Getty

Total number of job openings: 123,288

Number of financial services job openings: 24,499


New York-Newark-Jersey City

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Shutterstock

Total number of job openings: 187,057

Number of financial services job openings: 51,087