Maine  statistics Maine State Unemployment Benefits 2015

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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 @ 3:52 pm] Policy Wonk: Reducing Maine income taxes will not create jobs - The Forecaster View Unemployment News Article
[Sat @ 10:59 pm] Even as US job market picks up, unemployed face frustration - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 1:50 pm] Economy Adds 257000 New Jobs; Unemployment Rate Up Slightly - Maine Public Broadcasting View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 6:31 pm] Florida's economy ranks No. 7 overall - Orlando Business Journal View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 2:00 pm] Committed to His Native Roots: Soctomah to Be Honored for Contributions - Indian Country Today Media Network View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 9:10 am] OUR OPINION: Minimum wage too low, Wal-Mart decision shows - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 4:35 pm] A workshop of facts on the minimum wage for BDN commenters - Bangor Daily News View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 9:18 am] A Nearly Recession-Proof City Is Not Slowing Down - Maine Public Broadcasting View Unemployment News Article
[Sun @ 12:26 pm] Lies, Damned Lies, and Maine's Unemployment Rate - Bangor Daily News View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 3:14 am] John Kasich in D.C. for Netanyahus speech - Politico View Unemployment News Article
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