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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 @ 1:51 am] Maine's unemployment rate unchanged in October - WCSH-TV View Unemployment News Article
[Sat @ 2:12 am] Maine Unemployment Rate remains unchanged - Bangor Daily News View Unemployment News Article
[Sat @ 9:01 am] Unemployment rates fall in 34 states - Press Herald View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 4:14 pm] Maine economy sheds 1900 jobs, Unemployment Rate remains unchanged - Bangor Daily News View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 5:00 pm] Maine unemployment unchanged in October - Mainebiz Daily View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 1:49 pm] Unemployment rate falls and number of jobs continues to grow - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel View Unemployment News Article
[Sat @ 10:30 am] Employer 2015 Unemployment Contribution Schedule Remains the Same - Insurance News Net View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 5:47 pm] Report: 1500 jobs linked to casinos in Maine - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 11:46 pm] Beyond The Unemployment Rate: Look At These 5 Labor Indicators - Maine Public Broadcasting View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 12:16 am] Study finds Maine's casinos had $227 million economic impact in 2013 - Bangor Daily News View Unemployment News Article
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