Top ten companies with approved H1B visas in 2017.
Company. H1B Salary Bach/Mstrs/PhD
COGNIZANT 28,908 85k 22k/6.5k
TCS. 14,697. 73k. 11k/2.9k
INFOSYS. 13,408. 85k. 10k/3k
WIPRO. 6,529. 75k. 3.9k/2.5k
DELLOITTE. 6,027. 106k. 3.9k/2k
ACCENTURE. 5,070. 85k. 3.6k/1.4k
TECH MAH. 4,931. 78k. 3.1k/1.7k
AMAZON. 4,767. 118k. 3.2k/1.3k
HCL. 4,392. 87k. 2.7k/1.6k
MSFT. 4069. 130k. 2.1k/1.6k
CAPGEMINI. 3580. 84k. 2.6k/1.1k
IBM. 3000. 79k. 1.8k/1.1k
GOOGLE. 2758. 134k. 1.7k/0.7k/0.3k
INTEL. 2625. 104k. 2k/0.2k/0.4k
APPLE. 2055. 142k. 1.1k/0.6k/0.2k
CISCO. 1587. 128k. 1k/0.6k
FACEBOOK. 1566. 145k. 0.9k/0.5k/0.1k
ORACLE. 1546. 123K. 1k/0.6k
- Some of these companies have approvals for people without bachelor or masters degrees.
- Immigrants who have long wait times (153 years for Indians, 6 years for Chinese) to get PR, how do you feel about this?
Source : https://www.uscis.gov/sites/default/files/USCIS/Resources/Reports%20and%20Studies/Immigration%20Forms%20Data/BAHA/Approved_H1B_2017_Employers_3.2.18.pdf
Part of me is angry at the wealthy taking advantage of things like this, but part of me is also empathetic for people who want a better life in the US. I am here because my grandparents/great grandparents had the opportunity to come here, as many other Europeans did in the early 20th century.
Borders are pretty dumb for limiting opportunities, based on where you are born. The world didn’t have modern borders or visas until 100ish years ago.