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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

[Wed @ 5:37 am] Unemployment rate holds steady in South Mississippi - SunHerald.com View Unemployment News Article
[Sat @ 2:48 am] Video: Best- and worst-run states - USA TODAY View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 5:48 pm] Mississippi's jobless rate at 7.6 percent in October - gulflive.com (blog) View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 5:04 am] Mississippi casinos add $4 billion to state's economy each year, study says - SunHerald.com View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 6:50 pm] Bland cites jobs improvement in address to City Council - Insurance News Net View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 6:18 am] Salter: Heath rankings shed light on harsh reality - Jackson Clarion Ledger View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 3:16 am] Musgrove: Having an agreeable disagreement - Jackson Clarion Ledger View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 9:04 pm] Unemployment high, but declining throughout Golden Triangle - The Commercial Dispatch View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 9:05 pm] The 'Punishment Economy' Must End - Huffington Post View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 6:31 am] BC-SC--South Carolina News Digest, SC - Chicago Daily Herald View Unemployment News Article
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