The California State has emerged as the Top State to have obtained the H-1B visa certification with over 309,205 H-1B specialty occupation labour certifications.
According to recent data released by the United States Department of Labour, California has emerged as the top State to have obtained the H-1B Visa certification with over 309,205 H-1B specialty occupation labour certifications.
The employers in Illinois are followed by Washington (52,522) and Pennsylvania (51,471).
Here’s a list of top 7 States of U.S.A. with highest number of H-1B Certifications.
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TOP 10 States In U.S. With Highest Number of H-1B Certifications
1.California (309,205); 2. Texas (115,484); 3. New York (95,722); 4. New Jersey (65,232); 5. Illinois (56,196); 6. Washington (52,522); 7. Pennsylvania (51,471).
London-based multi-national professional services organisation Ernst and Young has emerged as the top employer to have obtained the H-1B visa certification with over 151,164 H-1B specialty occupation labour certifications.
Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) is the only Indian company among the top 10 companies to get foreign labour certification for H-1B visas for the year 2018. The company received 20,755 H-1B specialty occupation labour certifications.
An H-1B visa permits an aspirant to enter the United States to temporarily work at an employer in a specialty occupation.
A person in H-1B status must continue to be employed by their employer in order to stay in H-1B status.
If the person’s employment ends for any reason, the person must leave the United States, unless the person applies for and is granted a change of status or finds another employer compatible with the H-1B status.