Texas Unemployment Benefits


Did you just lose your job? You may qualify for unemployment benefits. Unemployment insurance benefits provide temporary financial assistance to workers unemployed through no fault of their own that meet Texas’ eligibility requirements.

How to Apply for Unemployment in Texas:

Click here to apply for Unemployment in Texas.


To qualify for unemployment benefits in Texas, you must have worked in Texas during the past 12 to 18 months and have at least a minimum amount of wages as required by our guidelines. You must also be able to work, available for work, and looking for work each week that you are requesting benefits.

More Information:

For more information visit the Texas Unemployment website or call 1-800-939-6631.