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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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[Tue @ 12:01 pm] Walmart hike offers hope for lower-paid - Boston Globe (subscription) View Unemployment News Article
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[Tue @ 10:59 pm] Partisan Winds Loom for Some GOP Governors - Education Week News View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 6:42 pm] Auto sales rose in February, but not as much as expected - Michigan Radio View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 3:38 pm] US auto sales up in February despite snowy weather - WHDH-TV View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 9:56 pm] Let Us Lead: Remarks to the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce - Huffington Post View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 8:51 pm] The 10 Best Cities for Women-Owned Businesses - Business News Daily View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 11:58 pm] Baker seeks to better link schools, economy - Gloucester Daily Times View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 10:51 pm] Litchfield County legislators propose dozens of bills - Torrington Register Citizen View Unemployment News Article
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