Information for COVID-19 Employers, Jobseekers and Child Care
Having trouble filing an unemployment claim online? Our Unemployment Benefit System online portal is available 24 hours a day but is experiencing a high volume of visitors. We are seeing lower volume on the online portal between 10:00p.m. and 8 a.m. You may want to try back during those hours to file your claim or check the status of your claim.

Unemployment Benefits Contact Information for Employers

Tele-Center Phone Number & Hours

Employers can speak with a customer service representative about unemployment benefits by calling an unemployment benefits Tele-Center. Business hours are Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Central Time.

Call: 866-274-1722 - Employers only.

Claimants and others, please refer to Unemployment Benefits Contact Information for Claimants.

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