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What unemployment insurance benefits are available in Maine?

Maine offers unemployment insurance benefits to any worker who has lost their job through no fault of their own.

ME Unemployment Benefits - Maximum Weekly Payment

Maine's maximum weekly unemployment payment is $516.00, and the maximum amount of time unemployment compensation can be collected through the Maine Unemployment Office is 72 weeks.

Maine's maximum weekly unemployment pay is $92.35 greater then the average maximum weekly unemployment payment of $423.65.

Claiming Unemployment Compensation in Maine

If you believe you are eligible to file for ME unemployment payments, you can submit an unemployment application with the Maine Unemployment Office by following the instructions on the ME Unemployment Claim Guide.

Latest Unemployment News Maine Unemployment Headlines
Recent news stories concerning the unemployment rate and unemployment compensation in ME

[Wed @ 10:18 pm] State Reminds Unemployed Mainers to Apply for Benefits Online - WABI View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 6:44 pm] Striking FairPoint workers get unemployment benefits in Vermont but not in ... - Insurance News Net View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 3:57 pm] Maine's unemployment rate unchanged - Press Herald View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 8:12 pm] Bangor Woman's Identity Stolen for Unemployment Benefits - WABI View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 4:31 pm] State advises filing unemployment claims online - Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 12:52 pm] Rise in Number of Americans seeking Unemployment Benefits - Maine News Online View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 9:05 am] Fed takes 'patient' approach in bumping up interest rates - Press Herald View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 2:17 pm] Economy Adds 321000 Jobs In November, Unemployment Holds Steady - Maine Public Broadcasting View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 10:19 pm] Report pushes new training as key to Maine's economic growth - Bangor Daily News View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 12:16 am] Study finds Maine's casinos had $227 million economic impact in 2013 - Bangor Daily News View Unemployment News Article
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