H-1B Service Fee for Filipino Applicants





Teach-USA Facilitation Services Fee* 
$5500 Payable within 18 months in the US, one month after the 1st salary.


The H-1B Process Fees are Optional:
$500 to initiate the H1B process*
$2000 to initiate the out-of-country process*


*These services are optional because 1) the applicant could be hired by a school district with an in-house immigration lawyer who will work on the H1B process and will not need this Teach-USA service 2) the school district may opt not to work with our Teach-USA POEA-licensed partner-agency in the Philippines.


Services include:


- Access to Teach-USA Proprietary Database

- Sponsorship Process*

- US Embassy Application Process Support

- Facilitation and Online Support



The following fees are separate: 

  1. FCE - Foreign Credential Evaluation Fee (You may use what you currently have/Optional Service)
  2. License - License fee (Optional Service)
  3. Background Check - FBI background check fee (Optional Service)
  4. Sponsorship Fees - c/o School District
  5. US Embassy Application
  6. POEA Application Process (included in Optional Service)
  7. Flight Fees
  8. Relocation fees (Optional Service)
  9. J2 Visa fees (Option)


The Service Fee is one-time. 



Note: Teach-USA services include Do-It-Yourself guidance and information for all Optional Services.



Pre-termination/Cancellation Fee: $2500


Note: Teach-USA is not an accredited foreign principal or employer of POLO-WDC/POEA/DMW. Teach-USA is an employment facilitation agency based in the US. 

For H-1B overseas job process, Teach-USA works with a valid POEA-licensed agency to help teachers with the POLO-OEC requirements, should teachers opt for that service.









Note:

The services of Teach-USA do not guarantee a US job offer or a US visa stamp on your passport. All fees are non-refundable. Fees are subject to change without prior notice.

40 comments:

  1. How about if you’re already in the US and under J1 visa and want to apply H1B visa? Thank you ma’am

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    1. Do you have a waiver? Please send an email to apply@teach-usa.net.

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  2. Hi ma’am! I am already in the US under j1 visa. I would like to apply for a job with H1b visa. However, I am under 212e rule. What should I do? Thanks

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    1. This may help you: https://www.pinoyteacherstories.com/2021/12/i-want-to-reside-permanently-in-us-via.html

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    2. or serve your two years-home requirement and contact me about 3 months before the end of your 2nd year in the Philippines. God bless!

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    3. Hi ma'am i want to join the H1B Visa. What's the first step im going to do? Thank you

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    4. Join us? : https://www.teach-usa.net/the-h-1b-possibility-program

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  3. The Plan 4,000 and Plan 3,000 do not add up with the breakdown. Am I missing something here? Could you explain further. Thanks!

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    1. Teach-USA Facilitation Total Fee: $3000
      $200 Entry Fee
      $2800 Payable within 6 months in the US
      $3000 Total


      The H-1B Process Fees are Optional:
      $500 to initiate the H1B process
      $2000 to initiate the out-of-country process

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    2. I am in India , can you help me in H1 process

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    3. yes, please follow the link based on your chosen route

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  4. I have been working for almost 20 years as a teacher in Filipino schools in UAE. I have a valid PRC license from the Philippines and a transitory teaching license here in UAE. I want to teach in the US and eventually bring my children there with me. What would be the best option for me? Thanks in advance for the reply.

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    1. Please check the J1 visa requirements here: https://www.teach-usa.net/initial-requirements. If you don't qualify, then read this to help you decide -
      https://www.pinoyteacherstories.com/2022/01/which-is-better-h1b-or-j1-visa.html

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  5. Noted with thanks. Thank you Teach USA!

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  6. I wish to teach in the USA with H1B visa, is it possible also to bring my family with me?

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  7. I have been a Spanish teacher for thirteen years and I consider that the H1B is the best option for me, because I want to stay in the United States as much as my professional experience and abilities allow me and also I would like to try to apply for the green card based on my experience

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  8. I am interested to apply for H1B teaching jobs. However, I am currently a J1 holder and am on my 2nd year. What should I do?

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    1. this may help - https://www.pinoyteacherstories.com/2022/01/how-your-options-to-j1-visa-program.html

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  9. Please how long does it take to get the H1B?

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  10. How much would be the total cost of all expenses needed? Including those not included in Teach USA process. Thank you and God bless us all..

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    1. For fees that are separate, you may research for actual costs. For FCE and license, you may send an email to apply@teach-usa.net subject: US License Inquiry

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    2. What is the age limit required for H1B?

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  11. Good day! I want to apply for teacher position in US. What are the procedures?Thanks

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    1. please read to learn more - https://www.pinoyteacherstories.com/2022/01/which-is-better-h1b-or-j1-visa.html

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  12. I am interested. Thank you

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  13. I have 17 years teaching elementary in the Philippines and resigned 2014 and currently working in Qatar as Teaching assistant. Am I qualified to apply in the US as a Teacher.

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    1. this may help - https://www.pinoyteacherstories.com/2022/06/not-currently-teaching-eligibility.html

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  14. Am I qualified also even I don't have completed my masters degree and will be applying outside Philppines.

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    1. this may help : https://www.pinoyteacherstories.com/2022/08/do-i-need-masters-degree.html

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  15. Hi mam! just want to ask how long will it take for H1B to be approved? and the total is $7500 mam? meaning if I will be availing this option meaning before going to US I already have an employer mam because this is a working visa.. and with the requirements are you going to assist me like in credentiall evaluation and others.. thank you mam for your response. I deeply appreciate it

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    1. If successful, about 6-8 months. Yes for our service/facilitation. You can go direct with your employer. We can assist with FCE and license - please email apply@teach-usa.net Subject: US license inquiry.

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  16. Hi maam Gemma, I'm interested to work in USA and want to apply for H1B Visa, what's my first step? Please help me thank you

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    1. please feel free to browse: https://www.teach-usa.net

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  17. Hi Maam. I'm 59 yrs old. MAEd in SPED is ongoing. Next steps are compre. Then thesis. My work has been in managing a business as employee. My only experience in SPED teaching is with my son who was delayed in learning to read. Can I already apply?

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  18. Mam Gem just wanna ask po if how much will an applicant prepare for a J1

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    1. please visit our website, https://www.teach-usa.net look for J1 visa

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