Hawaii Unemployment Benefits Calculator


The latest figures for Hawaii show an unemployment rate of 22.3%.


Calculate your estimated benefit by answering a few questions below.
State in which you earned wages
Approximate wages earned from Jan. 1, 2019 - Mar. 31, 2019  
Approximate wages earned from Apr. 1, 2019 - Jun. 30, 2019  
Approximate wages earned from Jul. 1, 2019 - Sep. 30, 2019  
Approximate wages earned from Oct. 1, 2019 - Dec. 31, 2019  
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Hawaii unemployment insurance benefits are available if you meet these criteria.  The numbers are subject to change, and though www.Unemployment-Benefits.org does our best to maintain current data, we do not guarantee its accuracy.  Please check with the Hawaii Dept. of Labor/Industrial Relations for the latest facts and figures.

Administering organization:  Dept. of Labor/Industrial Relations

Requirements:
You must be unemployed through no fault of your own, able to work, available for work, looking for work and willing to accept a job for which you are qualified.
Register for work with the Division of Employment and Training when required to do so.
File a weekly claim for benefits properly and on time.
Report to the local unemployment insurance office when directed to do so.
You must report all wages, including self-employment and odd jobs, pensions, annuities, holiday pay, vacation pay, severance pay and bonuses.

Eligibility:
1-You need earnings in at least 2 quarters and total earnings of at least 26 times your weekly benefit amount.
2-Base period is the first four of last five completed calendar quarters.
3-The total wages in the base period must equal or exceed one-half times the wages in the highest quarter.

Who can apply:  Out of work and part time workers

How long can you claim benefits:  Max. 26 weeks

Weekly benefit amount:  Max. $523

Determined by:  Highest quarter wages

Note: Weekly unemployment benefits will rise by $25 per claimant a week in Hawaii.