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What unemployment insurance benefits are available in Alaska?

Alaska offers unemployment insurance benefits to any worker who has lost their job through no fault of their own.

AK Unemployment Benefits - Maximum Weekly Payment

Alaska's maximum weekly unemployment payment is $370.00, and the maximum amount of time unemployment compensation can be collected through the Alaska Unemployment Office is 79 weeks.

Alaska's maximum weekly unemployment pay is $53.65 less then the average maximum weekly unemployment payment of $423.65.

Claiming Unemployment Compensation in Alaska

If you believe you are eligible to file for AK unemployment payments, you can submit an unemployment application with the Alaska Unemployment Office by following the instructions on the AK Unemployment Claim Guide.

Latest Unemployment News Alaska Unemployment Headlines
Recent news stories concerning the unemployment rate and unemployment compensation in AK

[Fri @ 4:09 pm] US Economy Added 257000 Jobs in January; Unemployment Rate at 5.7% - Alaska Dispatch News View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 10:25 pm] Assimilate This! The Alaska Native Brotherhood and the Three-Piece Suit of ... - Indian Country Today Media Network View Unemployment News Article
[Sat @ 2:36 am] Political Insider: Gun-control group mobilizing in the desert - The Desert Sun View Unemployment News Article
[Sat @ 8:08 am] QuickList: Unemployment rates in selected Canadian cities in December - Alaska Highway News View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 4:05 pm] The Arctic Melt: Turning Resource Development into Human Development - The Arctic Institute View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 12:03 pm] America's Happiest and Saddest States Are Mirror Images of Each Other - Slate Magazine (blog) View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 10:44 am] Latest News: Chicago Election, Marijuana in Alaska, 'Parks and Recreation' - New York Times View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 9:57 am] Sarah Palin's inaccurate claim about suicides of veterans of the 'war on terror' - Washington Post (blog) View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 12:01 pm] Lincoln is third best place to live if you're trying to save - Lincoln Journal Star View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 12:22 am] Sarah Palin Dings Obama on Nazis, Christians and Blaming the Victim - Bloomberg View Unemployment News Article
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