How to Register for Texas Workforce Development Unemployment Account

How to Register for Texas Workforce Development Unemployment Account

Video guide on how to register for your account.

How do I apply for Texas Workforce Commission unemployment Benefits?

To apply for Texas Workforce Commission unemployment benefits please call 800-939-6631 or online at Texas
  • You will need to provide your social security number
  • your full name and your contact information
  • we will also ask for the name of your last employer their address their phone number and the dates of your employment
    • as well as the reason for your separation in addition you will be required to check in by requesting

How am I paid Texas Workforce Commission unemployment benefits?

Unemployment benefits are issued for Payment every two weeks.

How is the unemployment benefit amount calculated?

In order to receive your benefits your benefits are calculated by using four of the last five completed quarters of your income to determine if you have sufficient funds to qualify monetarily.

What issues can interrupt my unemployment claim?

Some of the most common problems people encounter that may delay your payment are incorrect or incomplete contact information please. Be sure to update your contact information
such as your address or phone number if that changes.  Also incorrect employer information please be sure to accurately provide your employer address and name. As part of the continuous eligibility requirements be sure to request payment every two weeks either online or over the phone make sure to read all of the materials that Texas Workforce Commission sends to you and respond when requested.

How can I get my Texas Workforce Commission Claim Status?

You can check your Texas Workforce Commission claim status online and unemployment benefits services or Texas Workforce Commission Teleservices at 800-558-8321 select option two