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What unemployment insurance benefits are available in Massachusetts?

Massachusetts offers unemployment insurance benefits to any worker who has lost their job through no fault of their own.

MA Unemployment Benefits - Maximum Weekly Payment

Massachusetts's maximum weekly unemployment payment is $942.00, and the maximum amount of time unemployment compensation can be collected through the Massachusetts Unemployment Office is 72 weeks.

Massachusetts's maximum weekly unemployment pay is $518.35 greater then the average maximum weekly unemployment payment of $423.65.

Claiming Unemployment Compensation in Massachusetts

If you believe you are eligible to file for MA unemployment payments, you can submit an unemployment application with the Massachusetts Unemployment Office by following the instructions on the MA Unemployment Claim Guide.

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Recent news stories concerning the unemployment rate and unemployment compensation in MA

[Thu @ 4:11 pm] Massachusetts Gains Jobs, Lowers Unemployment Rate - CBS Local View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 11:44 am] Roslindale Woman Indicted on 72 Counts of Unemployment Fraud - View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 3:33 pm] Massachusetts unemployment: state adds 1200 jobs but unemployment rate ... - View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 4:32 am] On the upswing: Massachusetts unemployment rate lowest since July 2008 - The Salem News View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 9:02 pm] Easton Sees Unemployment Rate Decrease - View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 4:41 pm] Salary dispute no basis for unemployment benefits - Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 1:38 pm] Report: Mass. leading Northeast in population, job gains - Gloucester Daily Times View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 7:48 pm] Massachusetts posts steady job growth - Boston Globe View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 5:02 am] Thursday's business agenda - Boston Globe View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 4:16 pm] 2014 Has Seen Largest Coverage Gains in Four Decades, Putting the ... - The White House (blog) View Unemployment News Article
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