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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 - View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 4:00 pm] Unemployment rates up in Maryland, Virginia - Washington Business Journal View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 3:09 pm] Unemployment rate falls slightly in West Virginia - Parkersburg News View Unemployment News Article
[Sat @ 7:28 pm] Unemployment Rises in the Commonwealth - WHSV View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 10:32 pm] Unemployment rates rise across Central Virginia - The Daily Progress View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 1:27 pm] Week in Review: Another week and still no answers - View Unemployment News Article
[Sat @ 12:44 am] Virginia Jobless Rate Rises to 5.3 Percent - View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 9:22 am] The Youth Unemployment Crisis Hits African-Americans Hardest - West Virginia Public Broadcasting View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 9:02 pm] National unemployment rate drops to an eight year low - WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 1:39 am] RI sailor falls six stories from Virginia naval base balcony, dies - Providence Eyewitness News View Unemployment News Article
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