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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

[Fri @ 5:24 pm] Alabama's unemployment rate rises to 6.7 percent - Birmingham Business Journal View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 1:51 pm] Alabama's March unemployment rate slightly up from February - Alabama' View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 2:02 pm] Alabama's unemployment rate went up in February. So how is that a good thing? - View Unemployment News Article
[Sun @ 4:13 am] Eden: Alabama unemployment compensation process has new teeth - Opelika Auburn News View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 4:25 pm] Alabama's unemployment rate at 6.4 percent - Birmingham Business Journal View Unemployment News Article
[Sat @ 12:56 am] Jobless rate up 0.7 percent - The Alexander City Outlook View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 5:03 pm] Unemployment numbers rise in AL from February to March - MyFoxAL View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 7:35 pm] Alabama's January Unemployment Rate is 6.1%; Cullman at 5.8% - CullmanSense View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 5:49 pm] Alabama jobless rate ticks up to 6.7 percent - View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 5:49 pm] Ken Hare In Depth: Employment pulse in Alabama remains unsteady - WSFA View Unemployment News Article
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