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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 @ 12:14 am] Kentucky Unemployment Rates Declining - WBKO View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 1:59 pm] Applications for US unemployment aid plummet to 283000 - Lexington Herald Leader View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 9:36 pm] Unemployment down in all Kentucky counties - WPSD Local 6 View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 7:15 pm] Kentucky economy rebounding; Lexington's especially so - Business Lexington View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 7:44 pm] Missing workers problem dampens drop in unemployment rate - The Middlesboro Daily News View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 8:51 am] AP-GfK Poll: Majority backs Obama's efforts on unemployment - Lexington Herald Leader View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 11:38 am] Jobless rates down in all 120 Kentucky counties - WKYT View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 7:13 pm] Initial unemployment claims rise - Lexington Herald Leader View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 4:53 pm] Rick Perry says unemployment rate a 'sham' - MarketWatch View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 9:05 pm] Greek prime minister rules out third bailout - Lexington Herald Leader View Unemployment News Article
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