Mississippi Unemployment Phone Numbers
If you worked and earned wages in Mississippi, you may file a claim for unemployment insurance benefits online or by calling 601-855-3133 or 1-888-844-3577. Your claim for benefits will be effective the Sunday of the week the claim is filed.
You may even register to start a job search by calling to the same number.
Sometimes you just have to talk to a live person to get answers to your questions. Be prepared for long wait times because many people try to connect every day. Remain courteous to the person you are connected and you will a lot more help.
When you call the MS unemployment phone number, make sure that you have the following information:
- Social security number
- Dates of employment
- A pen or pencil, and paper – to take notes