Mississippi  statistics Mississippi State Unemployment Benefits 2014

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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 @ 2:31 am] Report: Mississippi unemployment highest in nation - Jackson Clarion Ledger View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 3:00 am] Mississippi unemployment rates slightly up - Hattiesburg American View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 9:44 pm] Mississippi now has the highest unemployment rate - Vox View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 2:28 pm] New designation may boost Mississippi barge traffic; unemployment down in ... - River Towns View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 12:40 pm] On Labor Day, jobs aplenty in Rapid City area, but wages are low - Rapid City Journal View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 5:11 am] County's jobless rate lowest in north half of Mississippi - New Albany Gazette (subscription) View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 2:43 pm] A Labor Day Documentary: 'Brothers on the Line' Tells the Story of the Reuther ... - Huffington Post View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 6:52 pm] House Democratic Caucus response to recent unemployment numbers - WDAM-TV View Unemployment News Article
[Sat @ 7:48 pm] Metro-area housing market steadily rebounding - Jackson Clarion Ledger View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 9:19 pm] RI unemployment rate falls to 7.7 percent in July - Providence Eyewitness News View Unemployment News Article
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