We now have Quarter 3 H1B visa FY 2022 data and Quarter 3 PERM visa FY 2022 data.
Georgia Foreign Labor Visa Stats (All Years)
% of all Visas
As of May 2022, Georgia has seen a total of 276,331 visa workers across all visa types. The most common visa class in Georgia is the H-1B visa with 223,866 H-1B visas on record over all years accounting for 81.01% of Georgia's total visas.
The second most prevalent visa is the H-2A visa with 29,332 H-2A visas on record over all years accounting for 10.61% of Georgia's total visas.
Georgia has been in the H1B Visa program since 2011 where 9,187 employees were hired. Georgia peaked in 2022 with 31,055 employees, and the recent trend shows the average number of employees on an incline.
Top Countries with Workers in Georgia From PERM Program (All Years)
Georgia Wage Comparison to Other States (All Years)
The chart below compares The average wage in Georgia to that of the
top 9 states with the highest overall average H1-B wage.
The average wage in Georgia over all years is $76,615. The state with the highest average wage of H1-B workers for all
states is CA with an average wage of $100,858.