Military Unemployment Benefits

Military Unemployment Benefits for trailing spouses. Supporting you while you support our country.


Missourians who leave their job and relocate to be with a spouse active in the military can file for unemployment benefits for up to 20 weeks. If you are a military spouse and filing online, click on the box "Quit-Resigned" as the reason for separation from your employer.

What You Should Know


UI Benefits Phase Out
Free Public Programs
Supporting Military Families
UI Moving Roster

Regional Claim Centers

573-751-9040   Jefferson City
816-889-3101  Kansas City  
314-340-4950   St. Louis   
417-895-6851   Springfield

800-320-2519   Outside Local Calling Area

573-751-9730  Fax Number