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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.

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[Thu @ 5:03 pm] Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims Report for Week Ending August 16, 2014 - eNews Park Forest View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 6:19 pm] Game on in Alaska Senate battle - CNN (blog) View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 9:56 pm] In US Energy Boom, Alaska Is Unlikely Loser - Wall Street Journal View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 4:49 pm] AK Beat: MEA forecasts steep rate increase - Anchorage Daily News View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 3:59 am] The 16 Best Towns To Live In, According To OUTSIDE Magazine - Huffington Post View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 4:52 pm] Illinois dead last in job growth in 2014 - Madison County Record View Unemployment News Article
[Sun @ 3:06 pm] US oil flourishes, but Alaska gets frozen out - CNBC View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 5:37 pm] Oil executive says frac drilling will solve oil issues - Hudson Star Observer View Unemployment News Article
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