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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 @ 4:18 pm] Alabama's unemployment rate at 6.6% - Birmingham Business Journal View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 6:24 pm] Unemployment down in September - Franklin County Times View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 11:04 pm] Gubernatorial candidate Parker Griffith discusses plans for Alabama - WSFA View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 8:43 pm] Drop In Unemployment Raises Debate On Optimal Rate - Alabama Public Radio View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 12:10 am] Lt. Gov. Kay Ivey promises more Alabama jobs in tour of Austal USA shipyard - View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 10:32 pm] Experts: State must shift focus to end unemployment - Montgomery Advertiser View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 3:35 am] 'David vs. Goliath' race for House District 78 seat in Montgomery - WSFA View Unemployment News Article
[Sat @ 6:48 am] Three County Unemployment Rate Falls - View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 10:13 pm] AL Attorney General candidates prepare for upcoming elections - WSFA View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 1:29 pm] Unemployment Falls To 5.9 Percent - Alabama Public Radio View Unemployment News Article
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