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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

[Fri @ 2:38 pm] Maine's unemployment rate falls to 5.9 percent - Press Herald View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 3:45 pm] Maine adds 8000 payroll jobs since March 2013, unemployment rate dips below ... - Bangor Daily News View Unemployment News Article
[Sun @ 9:00 pm] LePage heralds drop in Maine's unemployment rate - Lewiston Sun Journal View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 3:34 pm] New Data: Maine unemployment by county - WMTW Portland View Unemployment News Article
[Sat @ 12:07 am] Vermont unemployment now 2nd lowest in US - Press Herald View Unemployment News Article
[Sun @ 7:07 pm] As Unemployment Drops Again, House Republicans Tout Reforms - Insurance News Net (press release) View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 3:26 pm] Maine posts 6.1 percent February unemployment rate - Press Herald View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 11:02 pm] Boston Fed chief: Uneven development hampering Maine's economic growth - Bangor Daily News View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 8:18 pm] Employment numbers continue rise, putting Maine ahead of national and New ... - Bangor Daily News View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 4:04 am] Maine's falling unemployment rate isn't all good, economist says - Press Herald View Unemployment News Article
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