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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 @ 4:32 pm] December unemployment down for Lynchburg region - Lynchburg News and Advance View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 8:20 pm] Martinsville had highest jobless rate in December - WTOP View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 3:22 am] January home sales increase across Virginia - Daily Press View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 4:37 am] Black Jobless Rates Remain High, but Fed Can't Do Much to Help - New York Times View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 2:39 pm] Economy Adds 257000 New Jobs; Unemployment Rate Up Slightly - West Virginia Public Broadcasting View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 2:31 pm] Jersey City is sixth hardest working city in America: report - NJ.com View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 4:38 am] Nevada wins $3.1 million grant to battle childhood hunger - Las Vegas Review-Journal View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 1:52 am] Right-To-Work Laws Expand In Midwest As Jobs Elixir - Investor's Business Daily View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 4:02 am] Keystone XL: Obama's veto contrary to people's will and benefit - University of Pittsburgh The Pitt News View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 11:57 am] GOP touts past success, looks ahead - Laurinburg Exchange View Unemployment News Article
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