H1b Processing Fees and Timeline

Please note that OIP will request make all check requests.  The funds will be charged to the account you provide in the H1b request form.

Fee Category Amount Processing  Time Special Instructions
OIP Processing  $1200   2-3 weeks from receipt of full application from both department and employee
USCIS Filing Fee   $460   6-9 months for regular processing
USCIS Anti-fraud fee   $500 Not charged for extension petitions
USCIS Premium Processing Fee   $2500   Guarantees response within 15 calendar days “Response” means either a decision or request for further evidence (RFE).  Depending on the nature of the RFE, the need to submit additional evidence can significantly increase the processing timeline.