Wedowee Unemployment Office

Find Wedowee 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.


Roanoke Career Center 3928 U.s. 431 Roanoke AL 36274 12.4 miles from Wedowee 334-863-8114


Anniston Career Center 1731 Coleman Road Anniston AL 36207 28.3 miles from Wedowee 256-832-0147

Talladega Career Center 1005 South Street East Talladega AL 35160 35.6 miles from Wedowee 256-480-2109

Alexander City Career Center 1375 Junior College Drive Alexander AL 35010 37.4 miles from Wedowee 256-215-4494

Valley Career Center 321 Fob James Drive Valley AL 36854 37.9 miles from Wedowee 334-756-0024

Opelika Career Center 2300 Frederick Road Opelika AL 36801 47.7 miles from Wedowee 334-749-5065

Pell City Career Center PO Box 1045 Pell AL 35125 48.1 miles from Wedowee 205-338-5440

About Wedowee Unemployment Offices

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

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

Wedowee 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 Wedowee

Wedowee 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. Wedowee 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

Wedowee 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.