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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.

Latest Unemployment News Massachusetts Unemployment Headlines
Recent news stories concerning the unemployment rate and unemployment compensation in MA

[Thu @ 9:21 pm] Massachusetts unemployment rises despite job gains - The Republican - View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 3:09 pm] Massachusetts economy added 9400 jobs in Sept. - Boston Globe View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 1:56 pm] Mass. Adds 9400 Jobs In September, After Market Basket Disruptions End - WBUR View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 1:29 pm] Unemployment Drops to Lowest in Six Years - abc40 View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 10:16 am] Fall River's unemployment rate (and county's, and state's) worsens slightly in ... - Wicked Local Dighton View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 12:49 pm] Applications for US Unemployment Aid at an 8 Year Low - abc40 View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 10:57 pm] Bay State unemployment rate cracks national rate - Gloucester Daily Times View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 1:50 pm] Applications for US Unemployment Rise to 293K - abc40 View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 3:02 pm] State Set to Award Subway Car Contract to Chinese Firm - View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 4:20 pm] Unemployment rates fall in 31 US states last month - The Detroit News View Unemployment News Article
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