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Getting Started

How Do I File for Unemployment?

If you're filing for benefits for the first time, be sure to check out our starting guide.

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Unemployment Insurance Customer Support

Customer Support is available from 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM Monday through Friday to get you the help you need on your claim.

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Unemployment Insurance

Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible for benefits, you must have lost your job through no fault of your own and have met other requirements.

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Your Path to Reemployment

The Steps To Help You Find Your Next Career

You must register for work on in order to receive unemployment benefits. Learn how it works and how it helps you find your next career.

Unemployment Insurance (UI) Statistics: At a Glance


Initial claims (April 2024)


  Benefit recipients (April 2024)


   Amount paid in April 2024 (Millions)