Fiscal Year 2011 H-1B Cap Count Update

As of October 8, 2010, USCIS has received the following number of H-1Bs that count against the annual H-1B cap:

  • Regular: 41,900. Up 1,300 from the previous week (10/01/10)
  • Master's: 15,400. Up 500 from the previous week (10/01/10)

The "regular" H-1B cap is 65,000 per year and the "advanced US degree" cap is 20,000 per year.