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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.

Latest Unemployment News Mississippi Unemployment Headlines
Recent news stories concerning the unemployment rate and unemployment compensation in MS

[Sat @ 5:09 am] Miss. jobless rate dips from nation's worst - Hattiesburg American View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 10:51 pm] Mississippi's jobless rate at 7.9 percent, breaking string of 3 monthly ... - Mississippi Press (blog) View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 6:08 pm] Alabama unemployment declines to 6.9 percent - Modesto Bee View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 5:37 pm] Mississippi unemployment highest in nation - WDAM-TV View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 5:36 pm] Mississippi's unemployment problem doesn't have a quick fix - Clarksdale Press Register View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 8:47 am] Georgia's unemployment rate rises to 8.1 percent - Atlanta Journal Constitution View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 3:40 pm] New designation may boost Mississippi barge traffic; unemployment down in ... - Hudson Star Observer View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 6:29 pm] R.I. keeps third-worst unemployment rate ranking among states - The Providence Journal View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 2:19 pm] Georgia has highest unemployment rate in nation - Atlanta Journal Constitution View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 2:38 pm] R.I. retains third-highest unemployment rate ranking among states - The Providence Journal View Unemployment News Article
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