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What unemployment insurance benefits are available in Florida?

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

FL Unemployment Benefits - Maximum Weekly Payment

Florida's maximum weekly unemployment payment is $275.00, and the maximum amount of time unemployment compensation can be collected through the Florida Unemployment Office is 79 weeks.

Florida's maximum weekly unemployment pay is $148.65 less then the average maximum weekly unemployment payment of $423.65.

Claiming Unemployment Compensation in Florida

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

Latest Unemployment News Florida Unemployment Headlines
Recent news stories concerning the unemployment rate and unemployment compensation in FL

[Tue @ 2:43 pm] State Unemployment Rates Tilt In Favor of Colorado, Florida Governors - Wall Street Journal (blog) View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 9:27 pm] As anniversary of Florida unemployment site approaches, benefits still lag - MiamiHerald.com View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 4:29 pm] Florida Unemployment Rate Down Before Election Day - CBS Local View Unemployment News Article
[Sat @ 12:54 am] Florida Unemployment Rate Dips Slightly - NBC 6 South Florida View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 4:41 pm] Central Florida unemployment drops to 5.6% in September - Orlando Business Journal View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 4:08 pm] Unemployment rates fall across SW Fla. - The News-Press View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 4:07 pm] Unemployment rates fall in September across South Florida - South Florida Business Journal View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 9:36 pm] South Florida's jobs scene continues to brighten - MiamiHerald.com View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 7:15 pm] Manatee-Sarasota unemployment down in September; State at 6.1 percent - Bradenton Herald View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 8:23 pm] New unemployment figures mask a deeper problem, experts say - The Northwest Florida Daily News View Unemployment News Article
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