Wisconsin Unemployment Benefits Calculator


The latest figures for Wisconsin show an unemployment rate of 14.1%.


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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Wisconsin 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 Unemployment Insurance Benefit Service for the latest facts and figures.

Administering organization:  Unemployment Insurance Benefit Service

Requirements:
Unemployed through no fault of your own
Be able to work and willing to work
Be available for work
Actively seeking suitable work
You must file a weekly claim
Working full-time (35 or more hours/week) during the week in question.

Eligibility:
1- Total base period wages must equal at least 35 times the weekly benefit rate, and
2-Wages outside the high quarter must equal at least 4 times the weekly benefit rate.

How long can you claim benefits: 12-26 weeks

Weekly benefit amount:  $54-$363 (reference: http://hr.cch.com/news/payroll/030909a.asp)

Determined by:  Highest Quarter wage

Note: The federal recovery act includes a $25 per week increase for all eligible claimants beginning the week of February 22, 2009