How do I pay my unemployment in wa?

How do I pay my unemployment in wa?

You can pay unemployment taxes from your checking account online with ePay. Paid Family and Medical Leave payments are separate. Do not attempt to submit those payments here. More information is available at

How do I contact ESD in Washington?

To reach us by phone:

  1. Have questions (after you’ve checked the website first): 833-572-8400.
  2. Filing your weekly claim over the phone: 800-318-6022.
  3. Claims inquiries that can’t be answered online: 800-318-6022.

What is the maximum weekly unemployment benefit in Washington state?

Amount and Duration of Unemployment Benefits in Washington State. The ESD determines your weekly benefit amount by averaging your wages from the two highest quarters in your base period and multiplying that number by . 0385. The minimum weekly benefit amount is $188, and the maximum weekly benefit is $790.

What day of the week does EDD deposit money?

After you receive your EDD pay card you funds will automatically load the day after you certify. EX: If you certify on Sunday and your weeks change to paid before midnight, your funds should be available on Monday.

How do I find my wa ESD number?

Employment Security (ES) Reference Number

  1. You can find your ES Reference Number online or on the Tax Rate Notice mailed by the WA State Employment Security Department.
  2. If you’re unsure, contact the agency at (855) 829-9243.

What is an ESD number?

What is my Employment Security Reference Number (ESD Number)? It is the account number you use to file your quarterly unemployment taxes (box 6 on the 5208-A form). It also is printed on the top right corner of your annual tax-rate notice and the statement of benefit charges we send you.

What is the best time to call Washington unemployment?

Call later in the week. For new applications, Thursday and Friday mornings are the least busy times in the call centers. The best time to file weekly claims via the automated phone system is Tuesday through Thursday after 5 p.m.

How do I contact a live person at EDD?

To contact a DI representative, use the DI Automated Phone Information System: English: 1-800-480-3287. Spanish: 1-866-658-8846. California Relay Service (711): Provide the DI number (1-800-480-3287) to the operator.

Is Washington extending unemployment benefits?

Due to the lower unemployment rate in Washington state, the Extended Benefits program ended March 13, 2021.

Is Washington state paying extra unemployment?

By federal law, all claimants except those receiving Training Benefits were getting $300 in addition to their usual weekly benefit amount for a limited time.

How long does it take for EDD to pay you?

Receive Your Benefit Payments It takes at least three weeks to process a claim for unemployment benefits and issue payment to most eligible workers. When your first benefit payment is available, you will receive a debit card in the mail. Once you activate the card you can track, use, and transfer your benefit payments.

Why are my EDD payments pending?

If you received at least one payment on your claim, but your payments have been pending for more than two weeks because of an eligibility issue, we will process a conditional payment as we continue reviewing the issue.