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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 @ 3:40 pm] Georgia, again, has the nation's highest unemployment rate - Atlanta Journal Constitution View Unemployment News Article
[Sat @ 9:45 am] Georgia's unemployment rate declines to 7.7 percent in October - Northwest Georgia News View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 10:30 am] Georgia unemployment rate falls to 7.7 percent - Atlanta Business Chronicle View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 2:43 pm] Georgia unemployment rate drops to 7.7 percent in October - Savannah Morning News View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 6:12 pm] Georgia's October unemployment rate dips to 7.7 percent - WFXL FOX 31 View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 12:18 pm] 8 States With Unemployment Over 7% - 24/7 Wall St. View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 12:31 pm] Sen. Jack Hill's Take on GA's Unemployment Numbers - Peach Pundit View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 4:08 pm] US unemployment aid applications fall to 291000 - Northwest Georgia News View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 1:45 pm] R.I. unemployment rate again 3rd worst in nation - The Providence Journal View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 2:05 pm] Unemployment claims up since last month, down over the year - Floyd Co. nets ... - Northwest Georgia News View Unemployment News Article
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