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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 @ 11:24 pm] Alaska's Unemployment Rate is Once Again Higher than the U.S. Rate - KDLG View Unemployment News Article
[Sun @ 2:40 am] National employment rate now outpacing Alaska's - Alaska Dispatch View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 3:17 pm] 9/22/14 - Alaska unemployment up slightly to 6.3% in August - KNBA View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 10:42 pm] Alaska unemployment rate rises to 6.8 percent, highest level since October 2012 - The Tribune View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 2:01 pm] Long-term unemployment falling: How much credit for Obama? - Alaska Dispatch View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 7:40 pm] Unemployment rates fall in 31 states in September - The Times-Picayune - NOLA.com View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 5:02 pm] State Jobless Rates Indicate Less Labor Market Slack - U.S. News & World Report View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 11:28 am] Swing state Georgia has highest unemployment rate - MarketWatch View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 3:00 pm] Affordability in Danbury, Conn., Just Over the Border - New York Times View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 4:05 pm] Campaign 2014: How Millennials Could Determine Fate of The Senate - Forbes View Unemployment News Article
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