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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 @ 6:38 pm] Michigan unemployment creeps upward in July - MLive.com View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 8:26 pm] Governor Who Oversaw Soaring Unemployment Will Teach Class on Job Creation - Reason (blog) View Unemployment News Article
[Tue @ 1:40 am] Georgia Has Worst Unemployment Rate in the Nation, Except 1 - Michronicleonline View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 6:46 pm] Upper Michigan unemployment up slightly in July - UpperMichigansSource.com View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 6:56 pm] Seasonal factors blamed as July jobless rates rise in West Michigan - Mlive Kalamazoo View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 12:33 pm] Area unemployment rose in July - The Hillsdale Daily News View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 8:17 pm] Michigan unemployment up in July - WNWN-FM View Unemployment News Article
[Sat @ 12:27 am] State's minimum wage rising, but debate goes on over labor outlook - Detroit Free Press View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 9:51 pm] Unemployment stays steady in Indiana, falls in Illinois - nwitimes.com View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 1:24 pm] US jobless aid applications fell to 289000; Michigan aid drops - The Detroit News View Unemployment News Article
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