To be eligible for Alabama unemployment insurance benefits, you must be a resident of Alabama and all of the following must be true:

  • You are unemployed through no fault of your own
  • You worked in Alabama during the past 12 months
  • You earned a minimum amount of wages determined by Alabama guidelines
  • You are actively seeking work each week you are collecting benefits

Websitelabor.alabama.gov/unemployment
Phone334-242-8025
EmailContact Form
Apply Onlinehttps://initialclaims.labor.alabama.gov
Weekly Certificationhttps://uiclaimantportal.labor.alabama.gov
Appeal a Denialhttps://labor.alabama.gov/Appeals/default
Find a Local OfficeOffice Directory
Report Fraudhttps://www.labor.alabama.gov/Fraud
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Benefit Payments and Duration

Base PeriodFirst 4 of the last 5 completed quarters
Alt Base PeriodLast 4 completed quarters
Duration of BenefitsWeekly PaymentMaximum Benefits Amount (1 year)
MinMax
14-20 weeks$45$275$3,850

Alabama Unemployment Office Locations

Alabaster Unemployment Office
109 Plaza Circle
Alabaster, AL 35007
205-663-2542
Albertville Unemployment Office
5920 U S Highway 431 North
Albertville, AL 35950
256-878-3031
Alexander City Unemployment Office
1375 Junior College Drive
Alexander City, AL 35010
256-414-6146
Andalusia Unemployment Office
212 South Three Notch Street
Andalusia, AL 36420
334-328-6739
Anniston Unemployment Office
1731 Coleman Road
Anniston, AL 36207
256-832-0147
Athens Unemployment Office
406 South Jefferson Street
Athens, AL 35611
256-230-0880
Bay Minette Unemployment Office
201 Faulkner Drive
Bay Minette, AL 36507
251-937-4161
Lawson State Community College - Bessemer
1100 Ninth Avenue SW
Millsap Bldg
Bessemer, AL 35022
205-929-3501
Birmingham Unemployment Office
3216 4th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35222
205-582-5200
Unemployment Office - Birmingham
2601 Carson Road
Birmingham, AL 35215
205-856-8538
Community College One Stop
3060 Wilson Road SW
Birmingham, AL 35221
205-929-6384
Brewton Unemployment Office
1023 Douglas Avenue Suite 314
Brewton, AL 36426
251-867-4276
Camden Unemployment Office
223 A Claiborne
Camden, AL 33726
334-382-9428
Alabama Unemployment Office - Cullman
1201 Katherine Street, NW
Cullman, AL 35055
256-734-5580
Decatur Unemployment Office
1819 Bassett Avenue South East
Decatur, AL 35601
256-355-0142
Demopolis Unemployment Office
1074 Bailey Drive
Demopolis, AL 36732
334-289-0202
Dothan Unemployment Office
787 Ross Clark Circle
Dothan, AL 36303
334-792-2121
Enterprise Unemployment Office
2021 Boll Weevil Circle
Enterprise, AL 36330
334-347-0044
Eufaula Unemployment Office
122 Paul Lee Parkway
Eufaula, AL 36027
334-687-8251
Fayette Unemployment Office
2631 Temple Avenue North
Room 37-B
Fayette, AL 35555
205-303-6030
Foley Unemployment Office
200 West Michigan Avenue
Foley, AL 36535
251-943-1575
Fort Deposit Unemployment Office
11 Milner Street
Public Library
Fort Deposit, AL 36032
334-404-4400
Fort Payne Unemployment Office
2100 Jordan Road Southwest
Fort Payne, AL 35968
256-845-2900
Gadsden Unemployment Office
216 North 5th Street
Gadsden, AL 35901
256-546-4667
Greenville Unemployment Office
117 West Commerce Street
Greenville, AL 36037
334-382-3128
Haleyville Unemployment Office
2010 9th Avenue North
Haleyville, AL 35565
205-486-4154
Hamilton Unemployment Office
1481 Military Street South
Hamilton, AL 35570
205-921-5672
Hayneville Unemployment Office
22 Washington Street N
Family Guidance Center
Hayneville, AL 36040
334-548-6307
Alabama Unemployment Office - Huntsville
2535 Sparkman Drive
Huntsville, AL 35810
256-851-0537
Jackson Unemployment Office
205 Walker Springs Road
Jackson, AL 36545
251-246-2453
Jasper Unemployment Office
2604 Viking Drive
Jasper, AL 35501
205-221-2576
Livingston Unemployment Office
10 Union Drive
UWA Kelly Land Hall
Livingston, AL 35470
205-652-3836
Luverne Unemployment Office
886 Glenwood Road
Luverne, AL 36049
334-335-2300
Mobile Area Unemployment Office
515 Springhill Plaza Court
Mobile, AL 36608
251-461-4146
Monroeville Unemployment Office
2119 Hwy 21 Bypass
Suite 100
Monroeville, AL 36460
251-575-3894
Montgomery Unemployment Office
1060 East South Blvd
Montgomery, AL 36116
334-286-1746
Oneonta Unemployment Office
728 2nd Ave. E.
Oneonta, AL 35121
205-429-4311
Ozark Unemployment Office
3259 south Hwy 231
Ozark, AL 36360
334-443-2000
Pell City Unemployment Office
311 Miles Parkway
Suite 102; PO Box 1045
Pell City, AL 35125
205-338-5440
Phenix City Unemployment Office
2602 College Drive
Phenix City, AL 36869
334-214-4828
Phil Campbell Unemployment Office
2080 College Road
NW Shoals Community College
Phil Campbell, AL 35581
256-331-6285
Roanoke Unemployment Office
3928 Hwy 431
Roanoke, AL 36274
334-863-8114
Scottsboro Unemployment Office
23123 John T. Reid Parkway
Scottsboro, AL 35769
256-574-1720
Selma Unemployment Office
1112 Water Avenue
Selma, AL 36703
334-872-0471
Alabama Unemployment Office - Sheffield
500 South Montgomery Avenue
Suite 102
Sheffield, AL 35660
256-383-5610
Talladega Unemployment Office
1005 South Street East
Talladega, AL 35160
256-521-0500
Troy Unemployment Office
1023 S Brundidge Street
Troy, AL 36081
334-566-3920
Tuscaloosa Area Unemployment Office
202 Skyland Drive
Tuscaloosa, AL 35405
205-758-7591
Valley Unemployment Office
321 Fob James Drive
Southern Union College
Valley, AL 36854
334-756-0024
Vernon Unemployment Office
44425 Highway 17
Vernon, AL 35592
205-695-6123