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Hello, Can full time H1B employee do part time employment with other company for 18-20 hours a week?

Seattle, WA |

What is the paperwork needed?

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Yes, if a new H-1B petition from another company is approved.

This answer is of a general nature and should not be relied upon as final, nor is it intended as legal advice. Consult with a qualified attorney before making any legal decisions. Gen Kimura, (832) 247-6932.


There is no problem working for multiple employers in H-1B status. However, each employer must file an independent H-1B petition for "concurrent" employment on behalf of the foreign-national.