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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 @ 3:47 pm] Unemployment rates up in Maryland and Virginia - Washington Business Journal View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 4:18 pm] Va. unemployment rate increased slightly in Aug. to 5.6% - Richmond Times-Dispatch View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 5:38 pm] Virginia unemployment rose to 5.6 percent in August - Virginia Business Magazine View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 11:44 pm] W.Va. unemployment rate spikes in August - Charleston Daily Mail View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 3:43 pm] Virginia's unemployment rises to 5.6 percent in August; still below national ... - Daily Journal View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 12:17 am] State's unemployment rate fluctuates - Charleston Daily Mail View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 1:37 pm] Hiring Slows In August, But Unemployment Dips To 6.1 Percent - West Virginia Public Broadcasting 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 @ 6:26 pm] There IS more to the unemployment rate - Journal Press - King George View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 1:04 pm] Ohio unemployment rate unchanged for August - WCHS-TV8 View Unemployment News Article
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