Currently the State maximum weekly benefits payment is 8.
Upon completion of the online application, most claimants will receive their first compensation check 3 weeks from filing.
When we break out unemployment rates by race, we find that some communities face greater challenges than others.
Large loss of hours can make you eligible for benefits, in addition to a complete loss of a job.
All Minnesota claim applicants are entitled to 50 percent of their previous wage (averaged weekly).
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