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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 @ 4:07 am] Mississippi unemployment rate worst in nation - Hattiesburg American View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 12:00 pm] County unemployment up slightly - Picayune Item View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 3:05 pm] Rhode Island's 7.9 percent unemployment rate tied with Mississippi for country ... - Daily Journal View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 3:01 pm] Mississippi coast metro area among nation's highest for wage growth - Mississippi Press (blog) View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 3:09 pm] Unemployment rates hover near last June's levels - The Commercial Dispatch View Unemployment News Article
[Sat @ 11:09 am] June jobless rates fell in 22 states, DC - USA TODAY View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 3:10 pm] After Embarrassing Scandal, New Jersey Gets Serious About Fighting ... - Huffington Post View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 3:25 pm] ​The United States of delinquent debt - CBS News View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 9:33 pm] What's Wrong With Illinois's Economy? - Chicagomag.com View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 6:19 pm] The state of New York is the "worst in the nation in economic recovery." - PolitiFact View Unemployment News Article
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