9. New York
Despite its 8.5 percent unemployment rate--the highest on this list, along with Hartford, Connecticut--the city that never sleeps has a remarkably low 1.81 individuals per advertised job, according to juju.com. According to the New York City Economic Development Corporation, the largest industry in the city is health and social assistance, with 582,000 employees. The city that is home to Wall Street also employs 312,000 in the finance and insurance industry. And 247,000 workers in the food and accommodations industry serve the city’s estimated nearly 50 million annual tourists.