Prospect Unemployment Office

Find Prospect Tennessee 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.

Pulaski Unemployment Office 125 South Cedar Lane Pulaski TN 38478 11.5 miles from Prospect 931-363-9550

Lawrenceburg Unemployment Office 702 Mahr Avenue Lawrenceburg TN 38464 24.1 miles from Prospect 931-766-1405

Huntsville Career Center 2535 Sparkman Drive Northwest Huntsville AL 35810 29.6 miles from Prospect 256-851-0537

Lewisburg Unemployment Office 980 South Ellington Parkway Lewisburg TN 37091 30.7 miles from Prospect 931-359-9726

Decatur Career Center 1819 Bassett Avenue Southeast Decatur AL 35601 31.4 miles from Prospect 256-355-0142

Columbia Career Center 119 Nashville Highway Columbia TN 38401 41.3 miles from Prospect 931-490-3800

Tennessee Career Center of Maury County 119 Nashville Highway Columbia TN 38401 41.3 miles from Prospect 931-490-3800

Shelbyville Unemployment Office 301 North Main Street Shelbyville TN 37160 43.9 miles from Prospect 931-685-5000

Waynesboro Unemployment Office 211 Dexter L Woods Memorial Boulevard Waynesboro TN 38485 47.4 miles from Prospect 931-722-9214

Hohenwald Unemployment Office 35 Smith Avenue Hohenwald TN 38462 47.5 miles from Prospect 931-796-3319

Tullahoma Unemployment Office 111 East Lincoln Street Tullahoma TN 37388 50.5 miles from Prospect 931-454-1905

About Prospect Unemployment Offices

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

Prospect Unemployment Offices may be referred to as the Prospect Office of Unemployment Compensation, the Prospect Office of Unemployment Insurance, or a similar name. Unemployment Offices are organized by the Tennessee 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 TN.

Unemployment Eligibility

In order to receive Prospect 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 Tennessee.

Unemployment Insurance Benefits

Prospect 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 Prospect

Prospect 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. Prospect 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

Prospect 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 Tennessee Unemployment benefits amounts and monitor compliance with any applicable job search or job training requirements.