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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

[Sat @ 6:18 pm] Maine upgrading unemployment benefits system - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 8:11 pm] Maine's unemployment rate declines in December - Press Herald View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 3:57 pm] Maine residents must register with job bank for unemployment - View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 9:55 pm] Unemployment rate drops in Maine and around the country - Fox Business View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 8:46 pm] Unemployment insurance scam identified in Maine - WCSH-TV View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 10:38 pm] State to unemployed: Join the Maine Job Bank or else - Lewiston Sun Journal View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 11:30 pm] Norway man to pay $21000 for unemployment benefits fraud - WCSH-TV View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 1:56 pm] US adds a strong 252K jobs; unemployment at 5.6 percent - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 10:57 pm] New Scam Targeting Unemployed - WABI View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 3:22 pm] CareerCenter to help unemployment claimants register with Maine Job Bank - Republican Journal View Unemployment News Article
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