In 2019, Qualcomm applied for 677 H1B visas. Of the work permits applied for, 95% were approved.
An in-depth look at ‘Certified-withdrawn’ H1B applications at Qualcomm unveil that 7 approved work permit applications were withdrawn before the employee’s start date, and 3 were withdrawn by Qualcomm after the employee’s start date.
Qualcomm has a total of 33000 employees
H1B Applications Outcome
*This data was calculated using publicly sourced data from OFLC Performance Data
Qualcomm applied for work permits in 5 departments - Engineering, Product, Marketing, Operations, and Finance. The highest concentration of work permits applied for were in the Engineering department with 95%; of those 95% were approved and 3% were denied.
The average salary offered to a Qualcomm H1B applicant is $114,847* in comparison to a resident whose average salary is $118,092**. At Qualcomm, H1B holders in the Marketing department are more likely to earn more than their US counterparts, earning 34% higher. Whereas in the Product department H1B workers are more likely to earn 28% lower than US residents at Qualcomm.
* This data was calculated using publically sourced data from OFLC Performance Data
** estimated average salaries