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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

[Sun @ 12:57 am] Alabama unemployment rate jumps to 7 percent in July - Montgomery Advertiser View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 7:55 pm] Alabama goes against trend on unemployment - Washington Times View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 4:29 pm] Alabama's unemployment rate at 7 percent - Birmingham Business Journal View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 5:18 pm] STATE: Alabama goes against trend on unemployment - Cullman Times Online View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 10:46 pm] North Alabama job losses affected state unemployment numbers - WAFF View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 4:38 pm] Q & A with Greg Canfield: Alabama commerce secretary talks incentives ... - The Huntsville Times - al.com View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 1:45 pm] Alabama's July unemployment rate up from June - WAFF View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 6:36 pm] Study: Online job ads enough for one-third of Alabama's unemployed - Birmingham Business Journal View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 2:00 pm] Alabama's Unemployment Rate Rises - WVAS View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 4:49 pm] Alabama Department of Labor obtaining convictions for unemployment ... - Cherokee County Herald View Unemployment News Article
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