We now have Quarter 3 H1B visa FY 2022 data and Quarter 3 PERM visa FY 2022 data.
Ohio Foreign Labor Visa Stats (All Years)
% of all Visas
As of May 2022, Ohio has seen a total of 173,074 visa workers across all visa types. The most common visa class in Ohio is the H-1B visa with 156,225 H-1B visas on record over all years accounting for 90.26% of Ohio's total visas.
The second most prevalent visa is the PERM visa with 12,448 PERM visas on record over all years accounting for 7.19% of Ohio's total visas.
Ohio has been in the H1B Visa program since 2011 where 7,531 employees were hired. Ohio peaked in 2021 with 17,440 employees, and has since been on a decline with the most recent number of employees being 17,196 in 2022.
Top Countries with Workers in Ohio From PERM Program (All Years)
The chart below compares The average wage in Ohio to that of the
top 9 states with the highest overall average H1-B wage.
The average wage in Ohio over all years is $72,986. The state with the highest average wage of H1-B workers for all
states is CA with an average wage of $100,858.