We now have Quarter 3 H1B visa FY 2022 data and Quarter 3 PERM visa FY 2022 data.
Pennsylvania Foreign Labor Visa Stats (All Years)
% of all Visas
As of May 2022, Pennsylvania has seen a total of 243,337 visa workers across all visa types. The most common visa class in Pennsylvania is the H-1B visa with 221,916 H-1B visas on record over all years accounting for 91.20% of Pennsylvania's total visas.
The second most prevalent visa is the PERM visa with 17,650 PERM visas on record over all years accounting for 7.25% of Pennsylvania's total visas.
Pennsylvania has been in the H1B Visa program since 2011 where 11,241 employees were hired. Pennsylvania peaked in 2021 with 24,187 employees, and has since been on a decline with the most recent number of employees being 23,612 in 2022.
Top Countries with Workers in Pennsylvania From PERM Program (All Years)
Pennsylvania Wage Comparison to Other States (All Years)
The chart below compares The average wage in Pennsylvania to that of the
top 9 states with the highest overall average H1-B wage.
The average wage in Pennsylvania over all years is $74,858. The state with the highest average wage of H1-B workers for all
states is CA with an average wage of $100,858.