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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

[Tue @ 6:26 pm] Arkansas Unemployment Rate Drops for 4th Straight Month - OzarksFirst.com View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 3:45 pm] Arkansas Business: Governor's first budget proposal; Unemployment rate falls - THV 11 View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 1:35 pm] US Adds 252K Jobs, Unemployment Rate Falls to 5.6 Percent - Arkansas Business Online View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 11:02 pm] Kathy Deck: 2015 To Be A Transformative Year for Arkansas Economy - Arkansas Business Online View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 8:55 pm] Memphis unemployment rate flatlines in December - Memphis Business Journal (blog) View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 3:45 pm] Unemployment rate declines to 5.7 percent - Russellville Courier View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 1:50 pm] US unemployment benefit applications plunge to 15-year low - NWAOnline (subscription) View Unemployment News Article
[Sat @ 7:07 am] Tyson reports $310 million profit - Arkansas Online View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 4:04 pm] Professional Licensing Rules Draw Lawsuits in Many States - GovExec.com View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 2:58 pm] Bullard Says Markets Wrong Not to Expect Mid-Year Rate Rise - Bloomberg View Unemployment News Article
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