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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

[Fri @ 3:53 pm] Unemployment rates down in Maryland, Virginia - Washington Business Journal View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 5:21 am] Unemployment declines in Mason Co. - Point Pleasant Register View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 1:18 pm] W.Va. unemployment rate falls slightly in October - Huntington Herald Dispatch View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 12:04 pm] WV unemployment rate falls slightly in October - State Journal View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 11:46 pm] Petersburg School Board member dropping out of race for Dance's House seat - Richmond Times-Dispatch View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 3:29 pm] Unemployment may be falling, but some races lag by double digits in some states - Washington Post (blog) View Unemployment News Article
[Sat @ 10:55 pm] In Central Virginia, a changing face of hunger - The Daily Progress View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 1:01 pm] The Rise of Daddy Daycare - The Atlantic View Unemployment News Article
[Sat @ 11:11 pm] Virginia's jobless rate falls to 5.3 pct in October - Staunton News Leader View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 9:57 pm] Being president is hard. Six reasons pols run anyway - 13WMAZ View Unemployment News Article
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