We now have Quarter 3 H1B visa FY 2022 data and Quarter 3 PERM visa FY 2022 data.
New Jersey Foreign Labor Visa Stats (All Years)
% of all Visas
As of May 2022, New Jersey has seen a total of 461,170 visa workers across all visa types. The most common visa class in New Jersey is the H-1B visa with 405,256 H-1B visas on record over all years accounting for 87.88% of New Jersey's total visas.
The second most prevalent visa is the PERM visa with 50,972 PERM visas on record over all years accounting for 11.05% of New Jersey's total visas.
New Jersey has been in the H1B Visa program since 2011 where 20,591 employees were hired. New Jersey peaked in 2022 with 43,843 employees, and the recent trend shows the average number of employees on an incline.
Top Countries with Workers in New Jersey From PERM Program (All Years)
New Jersey Wage Comparison to Other States (All Years)
The chart below compares The average wage in New Jersey to that of the
top 9 states with the highest overall average H1-B wage.
The average wage in New Jersey over all years is $80,850. The state with the highest average wage of H1-B workers for all
states is CA with an average wage of $100,858.