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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
[Thu @ 8:24 pm] Illinois Unemployment Numbers Continue Downward Trend - Huffington Post View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 11:40 pm] Indiana unemployment rises, while Illinois jobless rate falls - nwitimes.com View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 1:34 am] Illinois to host first ever virtual career fair for long-term unemployed - Reboot Illinois View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 10:00 pm] Illinois Supreme Court Agrees to Decide Breadth of Misconduct Exception for ... - JD Supra (press release) View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 4:10 pm] Right to work states have lower minority unemployment - Madison County Record View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 2:01 pm] U.S. gains strong 257K jobs, pay jumps; jobless rate 5.7% - Chicago Tribune View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 1:47 pm] Applications for US unemployment aid plummet to 283000 - Quincy Herald Whig View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 8:21 pm] Democrat Franks dooms Madigan's millionaires' tax again? - Reboot Illinois View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 2:42 pm] Report: Surge in Chinese investment raises fraud risks - Quincy Herald Whig View Unemployment News Article
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