We now have Quarter 3 H1B visa FY 2022 data and Quarter 3 PERM visa FY 2022 data.

Arizona Foreign Labor Visa Stats (All Years)

Total Visas % of all Visas Average Wage Visa Type
100,065 82.00% $77,673 H-1B
12,934 10.60% $10,460 H-2A
8,112 6.65% $142,100 PERM
917 0.75% $85,435 E-3 Australian

As of May 2022, Arizona has seen a total of 122,028 visa workers across all visa types. The most common visa class in Arizona is the H-1B visa with 100,065 H-1B visas on record over all years accounting for 82.00% of Arizona's total visas. The second most prevalent visa is the H-2A visa with 12,934 H-2A visas on record over all years accounting for 10.60% of Arizona's total visas.

Top Occupations in Arizona (All Years)

Occupation # of Jobs Avg Wage Approval %
Software Developers, Applications 22,934 $88,072 92.43%
Computer Systems Analysts 15,748 $72,411 95.61%
Computer Occupations, All Other 6,557 $67,453 94.02%
Computer Programmers 4,161 $59,638 92.82%
Software Developers, Systems Software 2,324 $91,005 90.71%
Computer Systems Engineers/Architects 1,823 $74,391 95.25%
Network and Computer Systems Administrators 1,415 $70,603 91.65%
Computer and Information Systems Managers 1,360 $113,987 93.21%
Electronics Engineers, Except Computer 1,226 $85,779 90.75%
Database Administrators 1,196 $76,285 92.21%
Arizona Employees Over Time
Arizona has been in the H1B Visa program since 2011 where 3,682 employees were hired. Arizona peaked in 2022 with 14,194 employees, and the recent trend shows the average number of employees on an incline.

Top Countries with Workers in Arizona From PERM Program (All Years)

Country # of Jobs Avg Wage Approval %
India 3,333 $194,872 61.35%
China 345 $73,461 53.08%
Mexico 323 $62,387 53.39%
Philippines 262 $43,683 48.16%
Canada 197 $805,257 53.97%
South Korea 125 $67,812 55.31%
Brazil 71 $57,434 69.61%
Taiwan 50 $76,763 58.14%
Nepal 41 $82,150 48.24%
United Kingdom 41 $117,940 60.29%

Top Hiring Companies in Arizona (All Years)

Company # of Jobs Avg Wage Approval %
Infosys Limited 8,810 $68,015 99.73%
Tata Consultancy Services Limited 3,808 $63,330 99.69%
Cognizant Technology Solutions Us Corp 3,491 $82,877 97.27%
Intel Corporation 3,315 $90,700 95.78%
American Express Travel Related Services Company Inc 2,871 $102,816 95.99%
Intraedge Inc 2,151 $74,314 88.59%
Deloitte Consulting Llp 1,462 $84,574 75.05%
The University Of Arizona 1,373 $57,578 76.62%
Arizona State University 1,322 $49,499 84.31%
Ibm India Private Limited 1,285 $66,990 86.59%

Top Industries in Arizona (All Years)

Industry # of Jobs Avg Wage Approval %
Custom Computer Programming Services 40,838 $72,433 94.17%
Computer Systems Design Services 6,608 $79,004 94.31%
Colleges Universities And Professional Schools 4,048 $59,901 74.89%
Credit Card Issuing 3,678 $98,265 95.16%
Elementary And Secondary Schools 2,503 $36,314 93.12%
Semiconductor And Related Device Manufacturing 1,675 $84,413 88.58%
Engineering Services 1,594 $72,890 87.78%
Other Computer Related Services 1,345 $78,239 89.01%
Administrative Management And General Management Consulting Services 1,211 $88,791 92.65%
General Medical And Surgical Hospitals 1,127 $127,522 90.16%

Arizona Wage Comparison to Other States (All Years)

The chart below compares The average wage in Arizona to that of the top 9 states with the highest overall average H1-B wage. The average wage in Arizona over all years is $77,673. The state with the highest average wage of H1-B workers for all states is CA with an average wage of $100,858.

State Avg Wage