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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

[Fri @ 4:28 pm] Kentucky's unemployment rate falls to 7.1 percent - News-Democrat & Leader View Unemployment News Article
[Sun @ 12:46 pm] Local, region, state roundup: State jobless rate falls to 7.1 percent in August - The Messenger (subscription) View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 3:41 pm] Unemployment rates rise in 24 US states in August - Lexington Herald Leader View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 9:19 pm] Rhode Island unemployment rate still 3rd worst - Lexington Herald Leader View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 3:41 pm] Vermont unemployment up to 4.1 percent - Lexington Herald Leader View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 6:19 pm] Alabama unemployment declines to 6.9 percent - Lexington Herald Leader View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 3:41 pm] SC's unemployment rate increases to 6.4 percent - Lexington Herald Leader View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 1:50 pm] Ohio unemployment rate unchanged for August - Lexington Herald Leader View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 8:01 pm] Colorado loses 700 jobs but unemployment rate dips - Lexington Herald Leader View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 7:58 pm] Unemployment rate fell in 108 Kentucky counties in July - WKYT View Unemployment News Article
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