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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

[Thu @ 4:22 am] South Mississippi unemployment rises in September - SunHerald.com View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 3:26 am] Mississippi payrolls rise; unemployment rate falls - Hattiesburg American View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 9:07 pm] Changes coming to unemployment system in Mississippi - WTVA View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 5:04 pm] Mississippi Unemployment Numbers Released - WTOK View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 1:10 pm] Employers added 6000 jobs in September; unemployment rate falls - Mississippi Business Journal (blog) View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 5:30 pm] Rhode Island's September unemployment rate of 7.6 percent behind only ... - Daily Journal View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 6:38 pm] Mississippi's Unemployment Rate Drops to 7.9 Percent in August - WCBI View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 4:41 pm] Highest jobless rate in the country: That's who we are - Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog) View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 2:52 pm] Memphis unemployment rate drops in September - Memphis Business Journal View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 12:20 pm] Unemployment down slightly - Picayune Item View Unemployment News Article
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