FACTS AND FIGURES

These statistics are for the State of Montana

State Fiscal Year 2012
- July 1, 2011 to June 30, 2012 -

State Fiscal Year 2013
- July 1, 2012 to June 30, 2013 -

"Quality Service by Caring Dedicated People"  


  SFY 2012 SFY 2012 SFY 2014
Benefit Payments all programs $218,909,911 $179,549,604  
Regular UI (State Funded) $143,692,011 $138,764,667  
*Emergency Unemployment Compensation (EUC) $75,217,900 $40,784,937  
*Federal Additional Compensation (FAC) ($25/Week) $0 $0  
*Extended Benefits (EB) $0 $0  
Contributions paid in (Rates Reduced SFY09) $151,460,524 $154,330,933  
Maximum weekly benefit amount $431 $446 $464
Minimum weekly benefit amount $123 $127 $132
Average weekly benefit amount $262 $282  
Number of claims filed 99,438 91,991  
Number of claimants receiving benefits 49,186 45,260  
UI Trust fund balance $136,639,029 $177,979,502  
Taxable Wage Base (Calendar Year) $27,000 $27,900 $29,000
Active UI employer accounts 36,551 37,046  
MT total labor force 510,784 508,576  
Total employed 478,672 481,499  
MT unemployment rate (seasonally adjusted) 6.3% 5.3%  
State Average Weekly Wage (CY07/CY08) $671.78 $697.87  
State Average Annual Wage (CY07/CY08) $34,932.36 $36,289.45  
*Federally Funded      
File your Unemployment Insurance
claim online at
www.ui4u.mt.gov
ui4u
 
Employers visit us at
www.UI4Employers.mt.gov
ui4employers
 
This page last updated September 2013