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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

[Wed @ 6:57 pm] Michigan's unemployment rate continues to decline in March - MLive.com View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 4:03 pm] Unemployment down, but workers making less money in Grand Rapids - Michigan Radio View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 8:09 pm] Michigan's unemployment rate falls and the labor force ticks upward - Michigan Radio View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 6:49 pm] Michigan's unemployment slightly improves for sixth straight month in February - Muskegon Chronicle View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 8:13 pm] Michigan's unemployment rate lowest since 2008 - ABC 10 News NOW View Unemployment News Article
[Sat @ 11:29 am] area unemployment rate pushed to 7.3% in February - Mlive Kalamazoo View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 8:08 pm] Michigan Democrats: Thank Republicans when you pay your income tax bill this ... - MLive.com View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 11:56 pm] Twitter is surprisingly accurate at predicting unemployment - Washington Post (blog) View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 8:17 pm] Unemployment Creeps Up in Mid-Michigan - WILX-TV View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 2:44 am] House refuses to be 'bullied' by Senate bill for extending unemployment benefits - Washington Times View Unemployment News Article
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