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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

[Sat @ 6:12 am] Unemployment rates fall in Virginia, 40 other states - View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 8:43 pm] DC, Md. and Va. see jobless rates drop - Washington Post View Unemployment News Article
[Sat @ 5:45 am] Virginia's jobless rate falls to 5 percent in November - Roanoke Times View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 10:51 pm] Unemployment rates drop across Central Virginia - The Daily Progress View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 5:50 pm] W.Va. unemployment rate drops to 6.3 percent - Bluefield Daily Telegraph View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 11:04 pm] Bill to help Virginia military spouses had modest cost - Daily Press View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 3:53 pm] Unemployment rates down in Maryland, Virginia - Washington Business Journal View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 8:14 am] West Virginia's unemployment rate drops to 6.3 percent in November - The Republic View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 10:15 pm] Kentucky unemployment rate drops to 6-year low - WCHS-TV8 View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 11:16 pm] Ex-sheriff's deputy is accused of helping inmate get unemployment checks - KY3 View Unemployment News Article
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