California (CA) Unemployment Insurance Information

Unemployment Insurance (UI) is a nationwide program created to provide partial wage replacement to unemployed workers while they conduct an active search for new work. Unemployment Insurance (UI) is a federal-state program, based on federal law, but executed through state law. Employers finance the UI program by tax contributions. In California, the EDD administers the UI program according to guidelines established by the UI Code and the California Code of Regulations, Title 22.

File a Claim for California Unemployment Insurance Benefits:

Ways to File
http://www.edd.ca.gov/Unemployment/Ways_to_File.htm

Frequently Asked Questions for California:

FAQs
http://www.edd.ca.gov/Unemployment/FAQs.htm

California Unemployment Insurance Benefits Website:

Overview – Unemployment Insurance
http://www.edd.ca.gov/Unemployment/

Contact Information:

Telephone Numbers
http://www.edd.ca.gov/Unemployment/Telephone_Numbers.htm

Find a Job in California:

Job Seekers – Find a Job
http://www.edd.ca.gov/Jobs_and_Training/Find_a_Job.htm

Training and Education in California:

Jobs and Training Overview
http://www.edd.ca.gov/Jobs_and_Training

Eligibility Information:

Benefit Determination Guide
http://www.edd.ca.gov/UIBDG/

California (CA) Unemployment Information

Appeal an Unemployment desicison:

First Level Appeal
http://www.edd.ca.gov/Unemployment/First_Level_Appeal.htm

Sitemap for California Unemployment Service:

Site Map – State of California
http://www.ca.gov/sitemap.html

Search for additional Unemployment Information:

EDD Search Results: unemployment
http://search.ca.gov/search?q=unemployment&output=xml_no_dtd&site=ca_edd&client=ca_edd&proxystylesheet=ca_edd

Unemployment forms for California:

Tax Forms and Publications
http://www.edd.ca.gov/Payroll_Taxes/Forms_and_Publications.htm

Unemployment Laws and legal information for California:

Unemployment Insurance – Forms and Publications
http://www.edd.ca.gov/Unemployment/Forms_and_Publications.htm#de1275a

Top Occupations in California:

  • Aerospace engineers
  • Managers, all other
  • Computer software engineers, systems software
  • Education administrators, elementary and secondary school
  • First-line supervisors/managers of police and detectives

Top Employers in California:

ABM Industries, Adobe Systems, Advanced Micro Devices, Agilent Technologies, MoreTop employers in California

California Unemployment Rate: 8.4%

California Counties:

Alameda, Alpine, Amador, Butte, Calaveras, Colusa, Contra Costa, Del Norte, El Dorado, Fresno, Glenn, Humboldt, Imperial, Inyo, Kern, Kings, Lake, Lassen, Los Angeles, Madera, Marin, Mariposa, Mendocino, Merced, Modoc, Mono, Monterey, Napa, Nevada, Orange, Placer, Plumas, Riverside, Sacramento, San Benito, San Bernardino, San Diego, San Francisco, San Joaquin, San Luis Obispo, San Mateo, Santa Barbara, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Shasta, Sierra, Siskiyou, Solano, Sonoma, Stanislaus, Sutter, Tehama, Trinity, Tulare, Tuolumne, Ventura, Yolo, Yuba,