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What unemployment insurance benefits are available in Wisconsin?

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

WI Unemployment Benefits - Maximum Weekly Payment

Wisconsin's maximum weekly unemployment payment is $363.00, and the maximum amount of time unemployment compensation can be collected through the Wisconsin Unemployment Office is 79 weeks.

Wisconsin's maximum weekly unemployment pay is $60.65 less then the average maximum weekly unemployment payment of $423.65.

Claiming Unemployment Compensation in Wisconsin

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

Latest Unemployment News Wisconsin Unemployment Headlines
Recent news stories concerning the unemployment rate and unemployment compensation in WI

[Thu @ 5:05 pm] Gov. Scott Walker predicts Wisconsin unemployment will dip to 5.5% by Labor Day - Milwaukee Business Journal View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 5:04 am] Wisconsin unemployment rate holds at 5.7 percent; Minnesota falls to 4.5 percent - Winona Daily News View Unemployment News Article
[Sun @ 9:04 am] Wisconsin unemployment rarely above US when Mary Burke was commerce ... - PolitiFact View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 8:15 pm] Unemployment up in Wisconsin's largest cities - Wisconsin State Journal View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 1:38 am] Unemployment insurance scam targets Wisconsin - WEAU View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 2:14 am] MN and WI's unemployment rates are the lowest in almost a decade - Northland's NewsCenter View Unemployment News Article
[Wed @ 10:09 pm] Hundreds of Wisconsin inmates collect unemployment - Watchdog.org View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 12:32 am] Wisconsin jobless rate unchanged at 5.7% in June - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel View Unemployment News Article
[Sun @ 3:22 pm] St. Croix unemployment up slightly over May, but still 2nd lowest in state - Pierce County Herald View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 5:16 pm] GOP 2014: Scott Walker survives, Wisconsin thrives - Washington Times View Unemployment News Article
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