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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

[Mon @ 1:12 am] In context, Illinois unemployment rate isn't so good - Belleville News Democrat View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 6:11 pm] Illinois unemployment falls to 7.1% in June - Chicago Tribune View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 3:59 am] Mixed Numbers for Illinois Unemployment - WICS-TV View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 9:02 pm] June unemployment in Winnebago down - Beloit Daily News View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 5:13 pm] Examining Illinois' Unemployment Numbers - Chicago Tonight | WTTW View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 8:16 pm] Illinois unemployment rate falls as Pat Quinn offers new job incentives - Chicago Business Journal View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 6:42 pm] Illinois unemployment by metro area - WAND View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 4:16 pm] Ill. unemployment rate falls again as factory jobs continue to l - FOX 32 News ... - MyFox Chicago View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 4:07 pm] Illinois lead nation in highest unemployment rate drop - Chicago Daily Herald View Unemployment News Article
[Sat @ 1:27 am] Reeder: Job growth in Illinois? Follow Indiana's lead - SouthtownStar View Unemployment News Article
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