Current PERM processing time 2018 – H1B Green Card

By Anil Gupta,  17 Aug, 18      0  USA

US Green Card PERM processing time tracked and updated daily. Prevailing Wage Determination time for H1B, L workers. PERM Audit review and reconsideration.

Last Updated-17 Aug 2018
ATLANTA SERVICE CENTER - DOLProcessing Applications received on or beforeWait DaysWait Months
Prevailing Wage DeterminationMay 20181083
Analyst ReviewMay 20181083
Audit ReviewJanuary 20182287
Reconsideration CasesJune 2018772

These latest PERM (first step in US green card process) approval processing time delays are for H1B work visas applicants based on their ETA Form 9089 154 filing.

Related: Sample Skill Letter USA for Green Card PERM Application

The approvals for clean cases are taking as long as 5 months after filing by Doleta (U.S. Department of Labor).

PERM Processing Date Updated Daily.

PERM processing time - Updated Daily
PERM processing time – Updated Daily

PERM Delays – Contact for Status if delayed more than 3 months

It is possible that DOL may be completing the processing of applications filed prior to the month shown above.
If your application was filed more than 3 months prior to the month posted, you may contact DOL Helpdesk for a status on the application at

Source: DOL