New Mexico Unemployment Benefits Calculator

The latest figures for New Mexico show an unemployment rate of 11.3%.

Calculate your estimated benefit by answering a few questions below.
State in which you earned wages
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  
Approximate wages earned from Jan. 1, 2020 - Mar. 31, 2020  
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New Mexico unemployment insurance benefits are available if you meet these criteria.  The numbers are subject to change, and though does our best to maintain current data, we do not guarantee its accuracy.  Please check with the New Mexico Department of Workforce Solutions for the latest facts and figures.

Administering organization:  New Mexico Department of Workforce Solutions

Partially or totally unemployed through no fault of yours or have your hours of work significantly reduced
Have been working in a covered employment
You must be available for full-time work
You must be able to perform full-time work
You must actively look for full-time work

1- You must have the minimum wages required in at least one quarter and $1.00 of wages in another quarter to be monetarily eligible
2- An individual is not eligible to receive benefits unless the individual has wages in at least two quarters of that individual's base period

Who can apply:  Out of work and part time workers

How long can you claim benefits: Up to 26 weeks

Weekly benefit amount:  $67-$356 (reference:

Dependency Benefit: $25 per dependent child up to the maximum of 4 dependents. Total dependency benefits should not exceed 50% of individuals weekly benefit amount. Only one parent is entitled to claim the benefit for each dependent