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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 @ 1:55 pm] Alaska Unemployment Rate Hit 6.4 Percent in June - KTUU.com View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 5:33 pm] US unemployment aid applications drop to 302000 - Alaskajournal.com View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 3:52 pm] Backers, Opponents of Higher Alaska Minimum Wage Square Off - KTUU.com View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 8:08 am] US hiring surges as unemployment dips - Juneau Empire (subscription) View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 5:18 pm] Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims Report for Week Ending July 26, 2014 - eNews Park Forest View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 3:32 am] Local business group predicts slow, steady growth for Anchorage economy - Anchorage Daily News View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 1:09 am] National Construction Employment Numbers May Not Reflect Alaska - KDLG View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 2:00 am] Food Bank Seeks Donations After Spike in Users - Alaska Public Radio Network View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 1:41 pm] Summer energy costs present a mixed picture - ConsumerAffairs View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 10:13 am] The 10 Most Oil-Rich States - 24/7 Wall St. View Unemployment News Article
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