Apply for Unemployment Compensation (UC) from the State of Alabama Online using this service.

Unemployment insurance programs pay you money if you lose your job through no fault of your own & meet the eligibility requirements.

FAQs

How soon after I am unemployed can I file for benefits in Alabama?

You should file your unemployment benefits immediately. Your claim will be effective the Sunday proceeding the day that you file for benefits and is in effect for 365 days from that Sunday.

How much can I receive each week as unemployment benefits in Alabama?

Unemployment Benefits per week in Alabama range from a minimum of $45 to a maximum of $275 (effective January 1, 2020) calculated using your base period earnings. On the day after you file your claim, a form is mailed to you (monetary determination) that lists all of your base period wages by employer and the total and weekly amount to which you may be entitled.

Apply for Unemployment Compensation (UC) from the State of Alabama Online using this service.

Unemployment insurance programs pay you money if you lose your job through no fault of your own & meet the eligibility requirements.

FAQs

How soon after I am unemployed can I file for benefits in Alabama?

You should file your unemployment benefits immediately. Your claim will be effective the Sunday proceeding the day that you file for benefits and is in effect for 365 days from that Sunday.

How much can I receive each week as unemployment benefits in Alabama?

Unemployment Benefits per week in Alabama range from a minimum of $45 to a maximum of $275 (effective January 1, 2020) calculated using your base period earnings. On the day after you file your claim, a form is mailed to you (monetary determination) that lists all of your base period wages by employer and the total and weekly amount to which you may be entitled.