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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

[Mon @ 7:43 pm] Unemployment compensation – Insubordination – Drug testing - Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 5:35 am] Mass. posts strongest year for job growth since 2000 - Boston Globe View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 4:19 pm] Massachusetts gains 60900 jobs on the year, statewide unemployment falls - View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 6:13 am] Unemployment Rate Through November Down 1.5% - View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 7:40 pm] R.I. ends 2014 with 6.8 percent unemployment, lowest in more than 6 years - The Providence Journal View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 12:08 pm] War on Poverty: Unemployment rates can underplay joblessness - View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 11:27 pm] In response to Kinder Morgan - Monadnock Ledger Transcript View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 5:11 am] The Ticker - Boston Herald View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 6:11 pm] State's job growth hits 14-year high - Capecodonline View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 6:13 pm] Looking for a Job? Massachusetts Added 60900 New Jobs in 2014 - View Unemployment News Article
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