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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 @ 4:00 am] Unemployment rises in half of Wisconsin cities - Green Bay Press Gazette View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 2:07 am] Wisconsin's unemployment rate holds at 5.2% for December - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 12:00 pm] Local jobless rate ticks up; labor market continues long-term improvement - La Crosse Tribune View Unemployment News Article
[Sat @ 8:26 am] Dane County continues to hold lowest unemployment rate in state - UW Badger Herald View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 6:16 pm] Wisconsin Governor Touts Drug Testing for Aid Recipients - ABC News View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 2:00 pm] Racine, Beloit top two in Wisconsin joblessness for 2014 - Milwaukee Business Journal View Unemployment News Article
[Thu @ 10:02 pm] For '14, Beloit 2nd highest in joblessness - Beloit Daily News View Unemployment News Article
[Fri @ 5:13 pm] December unemployment rate holds steady - BizTimes.com (Milwaukee) View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 7:06 pm] Illegal immigrants can apply for unemployment benefits, states claim - Daily Mail View Unemployment News Article
[Mon @ 2:32 pm] Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker Backing Down From Food Stamp Fight - Huffington Post View Unemployment News Article
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