Washington unemployment insurance benefits provide temporary financial assistance to workers unemployed through no fault of their own that meet Washington’s eligibility requirements.

How to Apply for Unemployment in Washington:

Click here to apply for Washington unemployment benefits online.

Eligibility:

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.

More Information:

For more information you can visit the Washington Unemployment Benefits website or call toll-free at 1-800-318-6022.