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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 @ 3:50 pm] Slight Drop in Arkansas Unemployment - KARK View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 12:33 pm] Employers Add 248K Jobs, Unemployment Rate at 5.9 Percent - Arkansas Business Online View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 4:02 pm] Arkansas' Unemployment Rate Increases to 6.3 Percent - MyArkLaMiss (press release) (blog) View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 12:44 pm] Arkansas Business: Fewer Americans filed first time unemployment - THV 11 View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 1:17 am] Unemployment rate drops below 6% in the US - Hola Arkansas View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 11:56 pm] Arkansas pays off unemployment insurance debt - The City Wire View Unemployment News Article
[Sun @ 10:44 am] Editorial: Mark Debt 'Paid In Full' - Times Record View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 2:52 pm] Memphis unemployment rate drops in September - Memphis Business Journal View Unemployment News Article
[Sat @ 6:38 am] Stocks Jump, Ignoring a World of Worry - Barron's View Unemployment News Article
[Sat @ 8:47 pm] Europe's test aims to strengthen economy - Log Cabin Democrat View Unemployment News Article
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