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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

[Thu @ 6:54 pm] Illinois unemployment rate falls to 6.4 percent - WLS-TV View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 10:42 pm] After October surprise, Illinois unemployment rate drops in November - Reboot Illinois View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 11:56 pm] Governor Quinn Announces Illinois' Unemployment Rate Hits New Low, Dec. 18 ... - eNews Park Forest View Unemployment News Article
[Sat @ 2:48 am] Video: Best- and worst-run states - USA TODAY View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 2:22 pm] Tax form notification available online - The State Journal-Register View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 5:58 pm] Unemployment Rate Lowest In Six Years - WICS-TV View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 10:04 pm] US Unemployment Rate Holds Steady; 321000 Jobs Added - Progress Illinois View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 7:59 am] October unemployment rates rise in northern Illinois - Beloit Daily News View Unemployment News Article
[Sun @ 8:26 pm] Illinois Appellate Court Finds Admitted Off-Duty Marijuana Use Does Not Bar ... - JD Supra (press release) View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 12:48 am] Audit: Wisconsin overpaid $168 million in unemployment - Dubuque Telegraph Herald View Unemployment News Article
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