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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.

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[Sun @ 12:26 pm] Lies, Damned Lies, and Maine's Unemployment Rate - Bangor Daily News View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 1:35 pm] Just how accurate are Maine's monthly unemployment estimates? - Bangor Daily News View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 2:37 pm] Maine Unemployment Rate generally unchanged - Bangor Daily News View Unemployment News Article
[Sun @ 2:34 pm] Maine sheriffs aim to keep inmates from collecting unemployment benefits - Bangor Daily News View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 3:41 pm] Casino closures brings mass unemployment filing - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 12:01 pm] More People Apply for US Unemployment benefits last Week - Maine News Online View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 9:55 pm] Michaud Campaigns With Union Workers In Waterville - WABI View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 3:25 pm] Sheriffs aim to keep inmates from collecting unemployment - CorrectionsOne View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 5:44 pm] Greater Portland leads Maine's metro areas in job growth - Bangor Daily News View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 10:57 am] Sens. Collins, King Announce Two New National Historic Landmarks in Maine - Insurance News Net View Unemployment News Article
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