You are eligible to apply and I wish you the best of luck! USCIS does not decided o grant your application based on your current employment status or current wages.
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You do not need to be employed to become a naturalized US citizen. Please see
Mr. Shusterman's (former INS Trial Attorney, 1976-82) response to your question is general in nature, as not all the facts are known to him. You should retain an attorney experienced in immigration law to review all the facts in your case in order to receive advice specific to your case. Mr. Shusterman's statement above does not create an attorney/client relationship.