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What unemployment insurance benefits are available in Michigan?

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

MI Unemployment Benefits - Maximum Weekly Payment

Michigan's maximum weekly unemployment payment is $362.00, and the maximum amount of time unemployment compensation can be collected through the Michigan Unemployment Office is 79 weeks.

Michigan's maximum weekly unemployment pay is $61.65 less then the average maximum weekly unemployment payment of $423.65.

Claiming Unemployment Compensation in Michigan

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

Latest Unemployment News Michigan Unemployment Headlines
Recent news stories concerning the unemployment rate and unemployment compensation in MI

[Thu @ 7:10 pm] Marijuana Users in Michigan Eligible for Unemployment - JD Supra (press release) View Unemployment News Article
[Sat @ 2:41 am] Appeals court: Medical pot users can get unemployment - Detroit Free Press View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 11:09 pm] Michigan unemployment rate drops to 7.2% - Detroit Free Press View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 1:05 pm] Snyder, Schauer disagree on economic issues - Lansing State Journal View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 12:04 pm] Michigan governor 2014: Did Rick Snyder do what he said he'd do? - The Muskegon Chronicle View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 7:23 pm] Jobless rates in West Michigan were among state's lowest in September - The Grand Rapids Press - MLive.com View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 3:22 pm] Medical marijuana – unemployment benefits in Michigan - Lexology (registration) View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 7:04 pm] Medical Pot Law Trumps Unemployment Law, Mich. Court Says - Law360 (subscription) View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 1:35 pm] Marijuana Card Saves Unemployment Benefits, Not Job - JD Supra (press release) View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 10:32 am] Black Job Growth in Michigan Far Out-Pacing Other Groups Post Recession - Michigan Capitol Confidential View Unemployment News Article
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