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Michigan Unemployment Benefit Eligibility Requirements

Eligibility_RequirementsUnemployment Benefit Eligibility Requirements

Michigan Unemployment Insurance Agency requires work search for each week to claim unemployment benefits. As a claimant, you must report their record of work search at least once a month read more

If you have filed for unemployment benefits by Internet or telephone and have a question about your claim, there are several ways to conveniently inquire about your claim.

You can inquire with the Agency’s Virtual Problem Resolution (ViPR) Team through your Michigan Web Account Manager (MiWAM). Click on the link entitled “Michigan Web Account Manager MiWAM Toolkit for Claimants” for instructions on how to set up an account and how to send an inquiry.

Call our telephone filed claims number using a touch-tone telephone and inquire about your claim at 1-866-500-0017. The inquiry option is available weekdays between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Eastern time.

TTY callers should use 1-866-366-0004 weekdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Eastern time. read more

Michigan weekly maximum Unemployment Insurance benefit amount is $362.

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