Rutledge Unemployment Office

Find Rutledge 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.


Luverne Career Center 886 Glenwood Road Luverne AL 36049 3.2 miles from Rutledge 334-335-2300


Troy Career Center 1023 South Brundidge Street Troy AL 36081 20.3 miles from Rutledge 334-566-3920

Greenville Career Center 117 West Commerce Street Greenville AL 36037 20.3 miles from Rutledge 334-382-3128

Andalusia Career Center 1000 Dannelly Blvd Andalusia AL 36420 30.5 miles from Rutledge 334-881-2304

Enterprise Career Center 2021 Boll Weevil Circle Enterprise AL 36330 36.9 miles from Rutledge 334-347-0044

Montgomery Career Center 1060 East South Boulevard Montgomery AL 36116 41.6 miles from Rutledge 334-286-1746

About Rutledge Unemployment Offices

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

Rutledge Unemployment Offices may be referred to as the Rutledge Office of Unemployment Compensation, the Rutledge 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 Rutledge 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

Rutledge 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 Rutledge

Rutledge 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. Rutledge 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

Rutledge 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.