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

[Tue @ 3:03 pm] Maine September unemployment rises to 5.8 percent - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 4:45 pm] Maine unemployment slightly rises in September - Mainebiz Daily View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 1:14 pm] Unemployment applications drop to 14-year low - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 1:16 pm] Unemployment Falls To 5.9 Percent - Maine Public Broadcasting View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 8:22 pm] Drop In Unemployment Raises Debate On Optimal Rate - North Country Public Radio View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 8:05 am] LePage has proved he can reform state government for the better - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 8:02 am] US economy adds momentum in third quarter - Press Herald View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 1:33 pm] Why GOP could win four gubernatorial races in 'liberal' New England - Alaska Dispatch View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 8:57 pm] Food Stamps, without Work Requirements - National Review Online (blog) View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 6:01 pm] Political News, Now. - New York Times (blog) View Unemployment News Article
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