Unemployment Offices in Boston, Massachusetts

There are 2 Unemployment Offices in Boston, Massachusetts, serving a population of 669,158 people in an area of 49 square miles. There is 1 Unemployment Office per 334,579 people, and 1 Unemployment Office per 24 square miles.

In Massachusetts, Boston is ranked 30th of 585 cities in Unemployment Offices per capita, and 19th of 585 cities in Unemployment Offices per square mile.

List of Boston Unemployment Offices

Find Boston, Massachusetts unemployment offices, including state, federal, and department of labor offices.


Boston Career Link 1010 Harrison Avenue Boston, MA

The Work Place 29 Winter Street Boston, MA

About Boston Unemployment Offices

Boston Unemployment Offices are branch locations of the Massachusetts State agency responsible for administering the state's unemployment insurance and unemployment compensation programs in Boston, MA. Boston 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 Boston unemployment benefits
  • Making an unemployment insurance claim
  • Collecting and receiving benefits
  • Massachusetts unemployment eligibility
  • Amount and duration for claiming benefits

Boston Unemployment Statistics

Find Boston Unemployment Rates, Unemployment Rates by Age, and Unemployment Rates by Educational Attainment. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Boston Unemployment Rates
 BostonMassachusetts
Unemployment Rate7.3%6.0%
Male7.0%5.9%
Female6.1%5.2%
Persons with Disabilities17.3%14.7%
Boston Unemployment Rates by Age
 BostonMassachusetts
Age 16-1925.5%17.7%
Age 20-2410.3%9.9%
Age 25-294.8%6.4%
Age 30-344.9%5.2%
Age 35-446.4%5.0%
Age 45-547.4%4.7%
Age 55-597.1%4.5%
Age 60-646.5%4.3%
Age 65-743.6%4.2%
Age 75+8.7%3.7%
Boston Unemployment Rates by Educational Attainment
 BostonMassachusetts
Less than High School Graduate11.7%10.2%
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)10.6%7.5%
Some College or Associate's Degree7.8%5.6%
Bachelor's Degree or Higher2.9%3.0%