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What unemployment insurance benefits are available in Alabama?

Alabama offers unemployment insurance benefits to any worker who has lost their job through no fault of their own.

AL Unemployment Benefits - Maximum Weekly Payment

Alabama's maximum weekly unemployment payment is $255.00, and the maximum amount of time unemployment compensation can be collected through the Alabama Unemployment Office is 59 weeks.

Alabama's maximum weekly unemployment pay is $168.65 less then the average maximum weekly unemployment payment of $423.65.

Claiming Unemployment Compensation in Alabama

If you believe you are eligible to file for AL unemployment payments, you can submit an unemployment application with the Alabama Unemployment Office by following the instructions on the AL Unemployment Claim Guide.

Latest Unemployment News Alabama Unemployment Headlines
Recent news stories concerning the unemployment rate and unemployment compensation in AL

[Tue @ 12:12 am] Griffith zings Bentley again over Alabama's increasing unemployment numbers - al.com View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 2:06 pm] Alabama official unemployment rate nears 7 percent, as state loses 3500 jobs - The Huntsville Times - al.com View Unemployment News Article
[Sun @ 3:22 pm] Alabama's June unemployment rate holds steady at 6.8 percent, record number ... - Northwest Georgia News View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 9:55 pm] Alabama's June unemployment numbers hold steady at 6.8 percent - whnt.com View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 8:52 pm] Alabama Unemployment at 6.8 Percent - WTOK View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 1:42 pm] Alabama unemployment unchanged at 6.8 percent - Alabama's News Leader View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 3:36 pm] Jobless rate up in Birmingham, but unchanged in Alabama - Birmingham Business Journal View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 9:20 am] The Youth Unemployment Crisis Hits African-Americans Hardest - Alabama Public Radio View Unemployment News Article
[Sat @ 10:51 am] Immigration protests across country and Alabama, unemployment numbers top ... - Alabama's13.com View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 7:03 pm] Unemployment increases locally - Franklin County Times View Unemployment News Article
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