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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

[Sat @ 10:19 pm] Illinois unemployment rate continues six-month drop - View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 10:01 pm] Illinois unemployment numbers spur debate among Rauner, Quinn campaigns - WLS-TV View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 9:02 pm] Illinois' unemployment rate down, but fewer people working - View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 7:28 pm] Illinois unemployment rate falls again - Chicago Tribune View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 9:39 pm] Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn touts state's falling unemployment rate as vote draws ... - Chicago Business Journal View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 8:23 pm] Strong Job Growth Pushes Illinois Unemployment Rate Lower - View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 9:00 pm] Illinois Unemployment Falls Again - WUIS 91.9 View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 8:01 pm] Silver lining for Quinn in latest jobless numbers - Crain's Chicago Business (blog) View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 2:24 pm] County breakdown of Illinois unemployment numbers - Chicago Sun-Times View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 3:28 pm] Governor Quinn announces Illinois' unemployment rate drops to near six-year low - Insurance News Net View Unemployment News Article
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