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What unemployment insurance benefits are available in Kentucky?

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

KY Unemployment Benefits - Maximum Weekly Payment

Kentucky's maximum weekly unemployment payment is $415.00, and the maximum amount of time unemployment compensation can be collected through the Kentucky Unemployment Office is 79 weeks.

Kentucky's maximum weekly unemployment pay is $8.65 less then the average maximum weekly unemployment payment of $423.65.

Claiming Unemployment Compensation in Kentucky

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

Latest Unemployment News Kentucky Unemployment Headlines
Recent news stories concerning the unemployment rate and unemployment compensation in KY

[Thu @ 2:57 pm] Kentucky's unemployment rate at 7.9 percent in March 2014 - WKYT View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 7:14 pm] Kentucky's unemployment rate worsens to 7.9% in March 2014 - The Lane Report View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 7:19 pm] Unemployment rate steady; state adds 6700 jobs - Lexington Herald Leader View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 4:22 am] Extend benefits for jobless in Ky.; U.S. House vote needed to aid laid-off miners - Lexington Herald Leader View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 8:18 pm] 2013 unemployment up or same in half Kentucky counties - WKYT View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 11:05 am] UK unemployment keeps falling amid recovery - Lexington Herald Leader View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 4:32 pm] NJ unemployment rate inches up to 7.2 percent - Lexington Herald Leader View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 3:23 pm] Kentucky's unemployment rate up to 7.8%, under 8% for third month - The Lane Report View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 7:17 pm] Legislature backs unemployment insurance freeze - Lexington Herald Leader View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 6:00 pm] Win-loss ratio of unemployment rates was a virtual draw in Kentucky counties ... - KyForward.com View Unemployment News Article
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