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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 @ 8:14 pm] Illinois Agency Sticks Up For The Long-Term Unemployed - Huffington Post View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 5:23 pm] As Illinois Struggles, Animated Map Shows Stark Unemployment Contrasts In ... - CBS Local View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 4:53 am] IDES: Extending unemployment would help 64000 Illinois workers - Alton Telegraph View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 5:43 pm] We're No. 3! Illinois unemployment improves, but still nation's third worst - Crain's Chicago Business View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 8:40 pm] Illinois' Unemployment Rate Is Really High, But Many Cities in the State Are ... - Huffington Post View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 2:25 pm] Illinois' Kirk among five Republicans voting to extend unemployment insurance - STLtoday.com View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 6:02 pm] Illinois unemployment at 5-year-low - WREX-TV View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 9:38 pm] What's the Matter with Illinois? - Patch.com View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 8:28 pm] The Senate is going to pass an unemployment insurance extension. The House ... - Washington Post (blog) View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 8:24 pm] Analysis: 64000 Long-Term Unemployed Illinoisans Still Without Work - Progress Illinois View Unemployment News Article
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