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What unemployment insurance benefits are available in Georgia?

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

GA Unemployment Benefits - Maximum Weekly Payment

Georgia's maximum weekly unemployment payment is $330.00, and the maximum amount of time unemployment compensation can be collected through the Georgia Unemployment Office is 79 weeks.

Georgia's maximum weekly unemployment pay is $93.65 less then the average maximum weekly unemployment payment of $423.65.

Claiming Unemployment Compensation in Georgia

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

Latest Unemployment News Georgia Unemployment Headlines
Recent news stories concerning the unemployment rate and unemployment compensation in GA

[Tue @ 3:37 am] Georgia unemployment rate ranked 50th - WSB Atlanta View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 1:00 pm] GOP Senate Candidate David Perdue: 'Don't Worry About That Unemployment ... - Huffington Post View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 9:14 pm] Jason Carter hammers Nathan Deal on rise in Georgia unemployment rate - Florida Times-Union View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 10:44 am] Metro Atlanta's jobless rate jumps to 8.0 percent in July - Atlanta Journal Constitution View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 5:49 pm] Georgia jobless rate jumps yet again - Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog) View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 3:11 pm] Unemployment rate up in Polk, Northwest Georgia - The Polk Fish Wrap View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 11:01 am] Decoding a key question: Is Georgia's economy on the rebound? - Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog) View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 6:55 pm] Casino closures brings mass unemployment filing - Northwest Georgia News View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 11:56 pm] The Unemployment Rate In Every State, Before And After The Great Recession - North Country Public Radio View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 5:55 pm] Applications for US unemployment aid slip to 298K - Northwest Georgia News View Unemployment News Article
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