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What unemployment insurance benefits are available in Mississippi?

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

MS Unemployment Benefits - Maximum Weekly Payment

Mississippi's maximum weekly unemployment payment is $230.00, and the maximum amount of time unemployment compensation can be collected through the Mississippi Unemployment Office is 59 weeks.

Mississippi's maximum weekly unemployment pay is $193.65 less then the average maximum weekly unemployment payment of $423.65.

Claiming Unemployment Compensation in Mississippi

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

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

[Sat @ 3:04 pm] High unemployment persists in California, Mississippi, other states, and ... - Fight Back! Newspaper View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 5:09 pm] Bryant to tap unemployment fund for worker-training advances - Mississippi Business Journal (blog) View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 12:36 am] Mississippi's Unemployment Rate Hits 7.1 Percent - WCBI View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 2:04 pm] MDES releases Mississippi employment report - The Reflector online View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 2:35 pm] Unemployment drops statewide, rises in GT - Starkville Daily News View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 8:32 pm] Workforce development main topic at MEC Regional Roundup - Meridian Star View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 9:58 pm] Lower gas prices bring relief in Mississippi - Los Angeles Times View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 7:05 pm] Miss. Republicans give credit where credit isn't due - Jackson Clarion Ledger View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 5:53 am] What's Happening for FEBRUARY (Updated Feb. 27) - SunHerald.com View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 3:28 pm] Filing Deadline Gives Mississippi Clear Picture of Candidates for Office - Mississippi Public Broadcasting (blog) View Unemployment News Article
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