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What unemployment insurance benefits are available in Illinois?

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

IL Unemployment Benefits - Maximum Weekly Payment

Illinois's maximum weekly unemployment payment is $534.00, and the maximum amount of time unemployment compensation can be collected through the Illinois Unemployment Office is 72 weeks.

Illinois's maximum weekly unemployment pay is $110.35 greater then the average maximum weekly unemployment payment of $423.65.

Claiming Unemployment Compensation in Illinois

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

Latest Unemployment News Illinois Unemployment Headlines
Recent news stories concerning the unemployment rate and unemployment compensation in IL

[Fri @ 1:46 pm] December roundup: Illinois unemployment rates by counties, cities and metro ... - Reboot Illinois View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 11:40 pm] Indiana unemployment rises, while Illinois jobless rate falls - View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 10:08 pm] Metro unemployment rates in Illinois - View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 9:13 pm] Illinois' unemployment rate drops to lowest level since May 2008 - WAND View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 9:07 pm] IL Unemployment Rate Lowest Since 2008 - WSIL TV View Unemployment News Article
[Sat @ 5:57 am] Illinois jobless rate falls to 6.2 percent, lowest since '08 - Northwest Herald View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 6:53 pm] Illinois unemployment falls to 6.2 percent, lowest level since 2008 - Daily Journal View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 8:08 pm] State unemployment falls to 6.2 percent in December - The State Journal-Register View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 11:21 pm] Unemployment rate up in Boone County, down in Winnebago County - Beloit Daily News View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 5:11 pm] Study: More RI County residents living in poverty - Quad-Cities Online View Unemployment News Article
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