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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

[Fri @ 11:30 pm] Mississippi jobless rate rises in March as payrolls fall - Mississippi Press (blog) View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 4:03 pm] Mississippi Jobless Rate Rises - WTOK View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 12:28 pm] State's unemployment rate falls slightly to 7.4 percent - Mississippi Business Journal (blog) View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 9:27 pm] Mississippi jobless rate dips in February - Memphis Commercial Appeal View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 3:37 pm] Unemployment rate down in county - Picayune Item View Unemployment News Article
[Sun @ 1:33 am] Food insecurity a growing problem in Miss. - Jackson Clarion Ledger View Unemployment News Article
[Sun @ 5:07 am] Gulf Coast residents moving inland, more commuting to jobs - The Advocate View Unemployment News Article
[Sun @ 5:03 am] Southeast Louisiana coastal restoration, hurricane protection are new ... - The Times-Picayune View Unemployment News Article
[Sun @ 4:33 am] Signs of hope and revival in Rochester - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle View Unemployment News Article
[Sat @ 10:25 pm] Kansas ranks high on business tax climate ; Grocery, gas, property taxes are ... - Insurance News Net (press release) View Unemployment News Article
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