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Most Massachusetts workers are covered by the unemployment insurance (UI) program, although workers in some jobs may not be eligible for benefits.
Your initial eligibility for benefits is based on your earnings and your reason for leaving your job. Ongoing eligibility requirements include being able to work, available for work, and actively searching for work.
To be eligible for unemployment benefits, you must:
To qualify for benefits, each week, you must be:
You may also be required to register with a Career Center to complete mandatory seminars to remain eligible to receive unemployment benefits.
You may not be eligible for unemployment benefits if your only source of employment is from working as:
Your eligibility for weekly benefits may be affected if you:
From any area code, Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
From area codes 351, 413, 508, 774, or 978, Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
To request weekly benefits, daily 6 a.m.–10 p.m.