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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 @ 4:10 pm] Kentucky jobless rate at lowest level since 2008 - Louisville Business First View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 6:12 pm] Spain: Unemployment stuck at 23.7 percent in Q4 - Lexington Herald Leader View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 5:14 pm] Massachusetts gains jobs, unemployment rate falls - Lexington Herald Leader View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 10:11 pm] Washington unemployment rate rises slightly to 6.3 percent - Lexington Herald Leader View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 8:11 pm] Unemployment rates drop throughout Kentucky - WDRB View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 6:48 pm] Lagarde: High debt and unemployment threaten global growth - Lexington Herald Leader View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 8:07 pm] Warren & Simpson Counties Among State's Lowest Unemployment Rates - WBKO View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 11:01 pm] Initial unemployment claims rise - Lexington Herald Leader View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 6:33 pm] Logan unemployment remains among state's lowest - News-Democrat & Leader View Unemployment News Article
[Sat @ 4:23 am] Kentucky economy looking up, but there is much more to do - Lexington Herald Leader View Unemployment News Article
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