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What unemployment insurance benefits are available in Virginia?

Virginia offers unemployment insurance benefits to any worker who has lost their job through no fault of their own.

VA Unemployment Benefits - Maximum Weekly Payment

Virginia's maximum weekly unemployment payment is $378.00, and the maximum amount of time unemployment compensation can be collected through the Virginia Unemployment Office is 72 weeks.

Virginia's maximum weekly unemployment pay is $45.65 less then the average maximum weekly unemployment payment of $423.65.

Claiming Unemployment Compensation in Virginia

If you believe you are eligible to file for VA unemployment payments, you can submit an unemployment application with the Virginia Unemployment Office by following the instructions on the VA Unemployment Claim Guide.

Latest Unemployment News Virginia Unemployment Headlines
Recent news stories concerning the unemployment rate and unemployment compensation in VA

[Thu @ 9:51 am] Unemployment numbers in Virginia paint an inaccurate picture - Watchdog.org View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 4:00 pm] Unemployment rates up in Maryland, Virginia - Washington Business Journal View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 10:42 pm] W.Va.'s business index continues to show growth - Charleston Gazette View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 3:09 pm] Unemployment rate falls slightly in West Virginia - Parkersburg News View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 10:32 pm] Unemployment rates rise across Central Virginia - The Daily Progress View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 1:47 am] Regional unemployment ticks up - The Daily Progress View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 7:02 pm] Lynchburg-area jobless rate falls in June - Lynchburg News and Advance View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 3:48 pm] Unemployment rate hits 9.8 percent in Danville - GoDanRiver.com View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 7:47 pm] Virginia Jobless Rate Rises to 5.3 Percent - Patch.com View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 10:14 pm] Lexington had highest jobless rate in June - WWBT View Unemployment News Article
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