Independence MO Unemployment Career Center Office provide individuals seeking employment all the latest tools to find and keep that special job. Employers will find assistance in recruiting new employees including a national job listing network, applicant screening, and space in the centers to conduct testing and employment interview.
How does MO determine my eligibility for unemployment insurance benefits?
To be eligible for MO UI benefits you must have:
Lost your job through no fault your own orquit for a valid work related reason.
Made at least $2,250; at least $1,500 during one calendar quarter, and at least $750 during the rest of the year.
Base period wages at least 1.5 times your highest quarter.
OR must make at least $19,500 during two of the four quarters.
Must be able to work and available for full-time work.
What is the Maximum Unemployment Insurance benefit I can receive in MO?
The maximum weekly UI benefit you can receive in MO is $320 per week.
If Eligible you may receive up to 20 weeks maximum of benefits.
Your weekly benefit amount will be 4 percent of your two highest quarters in the base period.
How do I contact Missouri Department Of Labor regrading my UI Claim?
Regional Claims Center Claimants Contact: Click here to submit a request. Jefferson City 573-751-9040 Kansas City 816-889-3101 St. Louis 314-340-4950 Springfield 417-895-6851 Outside Local Calling Area 800-320-2519 Fax 573-751-9730
Appeals Division of Employment Security Appeals Tribunal P.O. Box 59 Jefferson City, MO 65104-0059 Phone 573-751-3913 General Fax 573-751-5620 Fax 573-751-1321 Click here to submit a request. Switchboard 573-751-3215 Benefit Overpayment Questions 573-751-4058, option 4