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

[Sun @ 3:45 pm] Arkansas Unemployment Rate Drops to 6.2 Percent - Memphis Daily News View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 4:02 pm] Arkansas unemployment rate at 6.2 percent for June - Arkansas News View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 6:47 pm] Arkansas Unemployment Rate Falls to 6.2 Percent But Labor Force Smaller - Arkansas Business Online View Unemployment News Article
[Sun @ 2:15 pm] Unemployment Rate Declines in Arkansas - KRZK Radio View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 2:26 pm] Arkansas unemployment rate continues to drop, to 6.2 percent in June - Arkansas Times (blog) View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 2:38 pm] State unemployment rate falls to 6.2% in June - Arkansas Online (subscription) View Unemployment News Article
[Sun @ 3:14 pm] Arkansas unemployment rate dips in May to 6.4 pct. - White Hall Journal View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 3:20 pm] Unemployment up in Clark County - Gurdon Times View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 2:10 pm] Arvest Consumer Survey Shows Arkansans Mixed on Economy's Health - Arkansas Business Online View Unemployment News Article
[Sat @ 12:37 pm] June's jobless rate of 6.2 percent is Arkansas' lowest since November 2008 ... - Greenfield Daily Reporter View Unemployment News Article
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