Microsoft Corporation H1B Sponsorship Data

2019 Grade

A

Oct 2018 - Sep 2019

2020 Grade

A

Oct 2019 - Mar 2020

H1BGrader 10 year average grade

A

High Confidence

USCIS H1B Approvals, Denials
YearNew ApprovalsCont. ApprovalsNew DenialsCont. Denials
20201569042517
20191706356710966
2018125632121354
2017147426171864
2016113625161164
201596918531230
20148982077619
201310572829525
201214061891231
20113---
USCIS H1B Approval & Denial Rates
YearApproval (%)Denial (%)
202096.19%3.81%
201996.79%3.21%
201898.52%1.48%
201798.03%1.97%
201697.99%2.01%
201598.53%1.47%
201499.17%0.83%
201399.23%0.77%
201299.01%0.99%
2011100.00%0.00%
H1B LCA Approvals, Denials
YearCertifiedCertified Withd.WithdrawnDenied
20204057---
20195886---
20185417-1-
201743074882637
20164544325282
20153726662518
2014287767075-
201331085837217
20123617278604
201138161921377
H1B LCA Approval & Denial Rates
YearApproval (%)Denial (%)
2020100.00%0.00%
2019100.00%0.00%
2018100.00%0.00%
201799.23%0.77%
201699.96%0.04%
201599.82%0.18%
2014100.00%0.00%
201399.54%0.46%
201299.90%0.10%
201199.83%0.17%

What is the H1B Approval Rate for Microsoft Corporation ?

Microsoft Corporation filed 4057 LCAs in fiscal year 2020, of which 4057 were approved and 0 were denied. Also, Microsoft Corporation filed 1102 with USCIS and 1060 were approved and 42 were denied. The H1B LCA Approval rate ≈ 100% . The USCIS H1B petitions approval rate ≈ 96%.
H1B Salaries
YearMaximumMedianAverageMinimum
2020336290.00143000.00144829.8070000.00
2019311500.00139715.00141623.4575000.00
2018237000.00136687.50138281.9865728.00
2017247802.00130000.00132727.3245677.00
2016380000.00125492.00128583.6165000.00
2015235000.00120200.00122400.7561300.00
2014253408.00114026.50116316.6859000.00
2013231367.00111017.00112833.3159400.00
2012239200.00105089.00109266.9259000.00
2011229500.0093317.0096867.5756920.00

We evaluate and grade every company based on a set of parameters that include aspects like USCIS approvals, denials, and others. Based on that we compute a score for each company and award them as a grade. The higher the score, the better the grade. Below are the grades and their scores.

Grade A
Score: 90 to 100
Grade B
Score: 80 to 89
Grade C
Score: 70 to 79
Grade D
Score: 50 to 69
Grade F
Score: < 50

Based on the Data Availability for a company i.e, USICS Approvals data and LCA Data from US Dept of Labor, we indicate confidence with which we can grade a company. There are three levels, below are the details. The more the data availability, the higher the confidence for our algorithm.

High Confidence
Confidence Score > = 80
Medium Confidence
Confidence Score > = 70
Low Confidence
Confidence Score < 70

Our Grade Insights for Microsoft Corporation

Data availability - Very High Confidence to Grade Microsoft Corporation

Based on data availability for H1B approvals with USCIS, Microsoft Corporation meets our data availabilitycriteria with a data availability score of 100 / 100. Also, for H1B Labor Condition Applications(LCAs) data filed withUS Department of Labor(DOL) as well, it meets our data criteria with a score of 100 / 100.

Great H1B LCA Success Record for Microsoft Corporation

Based on total number of H1B Labor Condition Applications(LCAs) filed with US Department of Labor(DOL),Microsoft Corporation had an overall approval rate of 99/ 100. It weighs as a positve factor for LCA approval filed by the company.

Great USCIS H1B Approvals Record for Microsoft Corporation

Based on total number of H1B Petitions filed with USCIS for new and continuing employment categories ofapplications, Microsoft Corporation had an overall approval rate of 98 / 100

Microsoft Corporation is not a H1B Dependent Employer

Based on the ratio of total number of employees to H1B Employees in the company, Microsoft Corporation isclasssifed as NOT a H1B Dependent Employer . As the ratio of H1B holders employed by thecompany is lower than the DOL definitoin of H1B Depedent employer, it is a good sign that company is not abusingthe H1B program and there are more US workers employed by the company. It is a positive factor and can help withUSCIS approval and also future Green Card related processes.

Microsoft Corporation is not a Willful Violator

US Department of Labor(DOL) Classified Microsoft Corporation as NOT a Willful violator . It means that DOL did not find any violations by employer and there may notbe additional scrutiy or restrictions by DOL. They just need to follow standard DOL guidenlies.
Latest Job Titles sponsored by Microsoft Corporation in 2020 (H1B LCAs)
Job Title (H1B LCA Filings Count) Maximum Salary Average Salary Minimum Salary
1 MICROSOFT WAY, N/A
REDMOND, WA, 98052
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
4258828080

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