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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

[Fri @ 4:27 pm] Georgia shares the nation's No. 3 spot for worst unemployment rate - Atlanta Journal Constitution View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 9:30 am] Georgia's unemployment rate falls to 7.2 percent in November - Atlanta Journal Constitution View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 8:34 pm] GA Unemployment Rate Falls - WJBF-TV View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 1:31 pm] Georgia's Unemployment Rate Drops Significantly To 7.2 Percent In November - The Chattanoogan View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 2:38 pm] Georgia's jobless rate starts to catch up with its job growth - Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog) View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 10:30 am] Georgia unemployment rate falls to 7.7 percent - Atlanta Business Chronicle View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 5:34 pm] Metro Albany, Southwest Georgia October jobless rates dip below 8% - The Albany Herald View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 2:31 am] Georgia jobless rate drops to 7.2 percent - The Albany Herald View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 8:03 pm] Georgia Jobless Rate Dips To 7.2 Percent - GPB View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 8:33 pm] Georgia Department of Labor sees unemployment rate drop in Rockdale, Newton - Rockdale Citizen View Unemployment News Article
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