> Washington Unemployment Insurance
Unemployment insurance benefits provide temporary financial assistance to workers unemployed through no fault of their own that meet Washington's eligibility requirements.
General Program Requirements:
In order to qualify for this benefit program, you must have worked in Washington State during the past 12 to 18 months and have earned at least a minimum amount of wages as determined by our guidelines. You must also be able to work and available for work each week that you are collecting benefits.
For more information, see the Program Contact Information below.
Program Contact Information:
In order to establish your unemployment claim, please visit Washington State Employment Security web site at:
If you have questions, please call:
For more information, please visit our web site at:
Washington State Employment Security Department