Arkansas  statistics Arkansas State Unemployment Benefits 2014

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What unemployment insurance benefits are available in Arkansas?

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

AR Unemployment Benefits - Maximum Weekly Payment

Arkansas's maximum weekly unemployment payment is $431.00, and the maximum amount of time unemployment compensation can be collected through the Arkansas Unemployment Office is 72 weeks.

Arkansas's maximum weekly unemployment pay is $7.35 greater then the average maximum weekly unemployment payment of $423.65.

Claiming Unemployment Compensation in Arkansas

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

Latest Unemployment News Arkansas Unemployment Headlines
Recent news stories concerning the unemployment rate and unemployment compensation in AR

[Mon @ 2:20 pm] Arkansas' Unemployment Rate at 7.1 Percent in February - Arkansas Business Online View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 2:29 am] State unemployment rate declines slightly to 7.3 percent - Arkansas News View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 4:11 pm] Jobless Rate Down in Most Arkansas Metros - Arkansas Business Online View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 4:27 pm] Government, Wal-Mart, Tyson Foods Remain Atop Largest Arkansas Employers ... - Arkansas Business Online View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 2:50 pm] Jobless Rates Fall in All Arkansas Metros - Arkansas Business Online View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 3:09 pm] How Well Does College Pay? It Depends on Who You Ask - Brookings Institution (blog) View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 3:05 pm] Haves and have-nots - The Hill (blog) View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 2:28 pm] The problem of the long-term unemployed - Arkansas Times (blog) View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 1:24 pm] Outside spending on record-breaking pace - PBS NewsHour View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 8:26 am] America's Fastest Shrinking Cities - 24/7 Wall St. View Unemployment News Article
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