Alma Unemployment Office

Find Alma Alabama unemployment offices, including state, federal, and department of labor offices. Unemployment offices provide information on unemployment eligibility and status, compensation, and filing weekly unemployment claims or benefits.


Jackson Career Center 3090 U.s. 43 Jackson AL 36545 9.5 miles from Alma 251-246-2453


Monroeville Career Center 33 Outlet Dr Monroeville AL 36460 25.4 miles from Alma 251-575-3894

Bay Minette Career Center 201 Faulkner Drive Bay Minette AL 36507 41.7 miles from Alma 251-937-4161

Escarosa Career Center-Century 8120 North Century Boulevard Century FL 32535 44.5 miles from Alma 850-256-6259

Camden Career Center 223 Claiborne Street Camden AL 36726 45.1 miles from Alma 334-682-9428

Brewton Career Center 1023 Douglas Avenue Brewton AL 36426 46.8 miles from Alma 251-867-4376

About Alma Unemployment Offices

Alma Unemployment Offices are branch locations of the Alabama State agency responsible for administering the state's unemployment insurance and unemployment compensation programs in Alma, AL. Alma unemployment benefits are temporary monetary payments made to individuals who have lost their jobs, usually due to layoffs.

You may contact the Unemployment Office for questions about:
  • Applying/Filing for Alma unemployment benefits
  • Making an unemployment insurance claim
  • Collecting and receiving benefits
  • Alabama unemployment eligibility
  • Amount and duration for claiming benefits
Alma Unemployment

Alma Unemployment Offices may be referred to as the Alma Office of Unemployment Compensation, the Alma Office of Unemployment Insurance, or a similar name. Unemployment Offices are organized by the Alabama Department of Labor. In many cases, the Office may be consolidated in the same agency responsible for workforce development. These agencies are usually located in several field offices or regional offices throughout AL.

Unemployment Eligibility

In order to receive Alma Unemployment benefits, a worker must meet eligibility requirements, have a recent earnings history and must be actively seeking to find employment. The self-employed and individuals who are unable to work, or those who were fired or dismissed from their job, quit their job, or have turned down opportunities to work, are generally ineligible for unemployment benefits in Alabama.

Unemployment Insurance Benefits

Alma Unemployment benefits are calculated to replace a percentage of the recipient's previous earnings, up to a maximum weekly amount. The maximum benefit may be determined, in part, on whether the recipient has dependents. The duration individuals may collect benefits for in is usually up to 26 weeks, though in some circumstances, such as a prolonged or severe economic downturn, the benefits may be extended.

Filing for Unemployment in Alma

Alma Unemployment Offices receive applications from individuals filing claims for collecting unemployment benefits. In addition to reviewing an individual's application materials, an interview with the applicant may also be conducted. Alma Unemployment benefits specialists will determine eligibility for benefits based on the individual's earnings history, the cause or circumstances around the individual's unemployment, and other factors.

Unemployment Appeal

Alma Unemployment Offices verify information with employers and conduct hearings processes in cases where applicants have filed appeals after having been denied benefits. Unemployment Offices also calculate Alabama Unemployment benefits amounts and monitor compliance with any applicable job search or job training requirements.