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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 @ 7:44 pm] Unemployment was up in West Michigan last month despite growth in new jobs - Mlive Kalamazoo View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 2:25 pm] Michigan shows greatest drop in unemployment benefit claims in nation - Crain's Detroit Business View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 1:32 pm] Michigan has biggest drop in unemployment aid claims in nation - The Detroit News View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 2:40 pm] US unemployment aid applications drop - Daily Mining Gazette View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 10:21 pm] More job-hunters and mid-summer layoffs pushed the Kalamazoo-area ... - Mlive Kalamazoo View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 9:31 pm] Michigan unemployment rate remained unchanged in June - ABC 10 News NOW View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 3:40 pm] Correction: Unemployment-Michigan story - Marquette Mining Journal View Unemployment News Article
[Sun @ 4:03 am] Michigan's June unemployment rate unchanged - Thecountypress View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 2:22 pm] National Unemployment Rate Falls to 6.1% - 9&10 News View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 4:12 am] Unemployed workers can claim eligibility for benefits on July 4 - Midland Daily News View Unemployment News Article
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