Now compare your average weekly wage to the maximum payment for the number of allowable dependents. Weeks you work during the base period are called qualifying weeks. When filing for unemployment, you will have to provide several pieces of information.
Employees do not pay any part of the costs to fund unemployment benefits. Claims must be filed no later than 21 days after the last day of the claim week which ends on Saturday. Category C means that you have 3 or more dependents.
Benefits that are paid at the full allowable amount will usually run out after 26 weeks. By Alison Doyle.
Applying online or through the Ohio unemployment number takes about 25 minutes. This is the most you will receive per week in unemployment compensation.
If you worked multiple jobs, include all of them in this calculation. Apply for unemployment online.
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There is a simple process to calculating your average wage. In most cases, if you quit voluntarily, you are not eligible for unemployment. You cannot receive more than the total benefits payable amount during the course of your benefits year.
If it is more, then you'll receive the weekly maximum. It might also affect future claims because that lag period you normally can use for you next claim is already taken. When you apply, you will be asked to create a personal identification number.