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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

[Mon @ 4:04 pm] Virginia unemployment rate up slightly in July - Richmond Times-Dispatch View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 9:51 am] Unemployment numbers in Virginia paint an inaccurate picture - View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 10:00 am] Arlington, Alexandria report lowest unemployment rates in Virginia in June - WJLA View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 10:26 pm] Mason Co. unemployment on rise - Point Pleasant Register View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 6:09 pm] Maryland bleeds jobs in July, District and Virginia revert to slow growth - Washington Post View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 6:24 am] Unemployment up in most US states - World Socialist Web Site View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 12:29 am] Business: Millennials challenged in job market - Virginia Gazette View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 12:43 pm] Wonkbook: The Fed just might raise rates sooner than expected - Washington Post (blog) View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 6:05 am] Hankins: Don't blindlly oppose pipeline based on fear - Roanoke Times View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 10:58 pm] Former Gov. Bob McDonnell takes the witness stand - The Virginian-Pilot View Unemployment News Article
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