Oregon Unemployment

If you are applying for Unemployment Benefits in Oregon, there are a number of requirements that must be met. The minimum weekly amount available is $122. The maximum possible weekly amount is $524. Your amount will depend on the information you provide regarding your recent work over the past year and is determined by law.

Once your application has been processed you will receive a report that indicates the base year of your claim, the employers for whom you worked, the wages you earned, the total hours you worked and the amount of unemployment benefits in Oregon you can claim. It is important to review this information to be sure there are no errors. If your application has errors, it may not be valid. You will need to contact the office to discuss the errors and have them corrected.

Once the corrections have been made, you should receive an updated report with only valid information.  Your benefits will only be sent if you are application indicates that you are eligible. There are some issues that can lead to problems in receiving your unemployment benefits. If necessary you can appeal any negative decisions. You can file an unemployment claim in Oregon on their website.