Eugen G Tarnow January 31 2017 12:18:36 PMBy Eugen Tarnow, Ph.D.
Avalon Business Systems, Inc.
The H1B program is a goldmine for the corporations participating. While it is supposed to supplant the lack of STEM talent in the US, the evidence is not there.
Here is the promised salaries for single and multiple H1B applications. Note that 44% (72%) of single (multiple) applications pay less than 1% over the prevailing wage, which is the minimum legal pay.
The data was taken from https://www.foreignlaborcert.doleta.gov/performancedata.cfm using fiscal year 2015 and when the employer gives a range in pay, the lowest number was chosen.