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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

[Wed @ 11:28 am] Swing state Georgia has highest unemployment rate - MarketWatch View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 6:28 pm] Georgia had the nation's highest jobless rate in September - Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog) View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 12:31 pm] Georgia's unemployment rate dip fuels debate over economy - Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog) View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 12:40 am] Georgia's unemployment rate still the highest - 13WMAZ View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 9:26 am] Wes Moss: How to fix Georgia's unemployment rate - Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog) View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 12:11 pm] Georgia unemployment drops to 7.9 percent - WJXT Jacksonville View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 2:43 pm] State Unemployment Rates Tilt In Favor of Colorado, Florida Governors - Wall Street Journal (blog) View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 12:35 pm] GOP governor has hilarious theory for his state's terrible unemployment rate - Salon View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 5:42 pm] Rising Jobless Rates Are a Southern Mystery - Wall Street Journal View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 10:36 pm] In Hot Political Season, Georgia Unemployment Inches Higher - WBUR View Unemployment News Article
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