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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

[Tue @ 4:00 am] State's unemployment rate fluctuates - The Logan Banner View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 4:03 pm] July unemployment up in Md. and Va., flat in D.C. - Washington Business Journal View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 8:57 pm] Martinsville had highest unemployment rate in Virginia in July - Greenfield Daily Reporter View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 2:54 pm] Pulaski unemployment rate drops since last year - Southwest Times View Unemployment News Article
[Sat @ 4:43 pm] Arlington jobless rate again lowest in Va. - Inside NoVA View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 2:27 pm] Editorial: It's still the economy, congressional candidates - Charleston Daily Mail View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 1:45 pm] What unemployment support is available in your city? - Washington Post View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 12:29 am] Business: Millennials challenged in job market - Virginia Gazette View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 6:09 pm] Maryland bleeds jobs in July, District and Virginia revert to slow growth - Washington Post View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 11:37 am] Range unemployment rate above state average - Hibbing Daily Tribune View Unemployment News Article
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