Maine  statistics Maine State Unemployment Benefits 2014

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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

[Mon @ 2:48 pm] Maine Unemployment Rate holds steady at 5.5% - Bangor Daily News View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 10:42 pm] Rockland woman admits to unemployment fraud - Bangor Daily News View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 6:12 am] Maine unemployment static at 5.5 percent - View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 11:56 am] Mainer Reaches Plea Deal On Unemployment Fraud - WABI View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 1:10 pm] Unemployment claims rise slightly, close to pre-recession levels - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 8:49 pm] Portland man convicted in unemployment fraud case sentenced to probation - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 8:03 am] Maine inmate collected jobless aid from prison - Press Herald View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 7:33 am] Portland, Maine, man reaches plea deal on unemployment fraud - The Republic View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 3:27 am] Unemployment Extension 2014: Could John Boehner's Job Provisions Work ... - The Inquisitr View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 8:07 am] Maine Voices: LePage's work requirements make no sense in Maine's down ... - Press Herald View Unemployment News Article
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