Where Is the Unemployment Office in Phoenix, Arizona?
Do you need to file for unemployment benefits in Maricopa County, Arizona? The Arizona Department of Economic Security administers unemployment benefits in Arizona.
If you haven’t applied for unemployment benefits recently (or ever), you might think you have to go into the local unemployment office and file your claim in person. These days, however, it’s much easier – and sometimes, required – to file your claim online, as explained below.
Contacting the Unemployment Office in Maricopa County
You may want to contact your local unemployment office to check on your claim, speak to a representative, or otherwise manage your unemployment benefits application.
The main phone number for the Arizona Department of Economic Security is 877-600-2722 .
To reach your local unemployment office in Arizona by phone, use the following numbers:
Phoenix area: 602-364-2722
Tuscon area: 520-791-2722
All other areas: 877-600-2722
To find an Arizona Department of Employment Security office near you, use the DES Office Locator.
Finding Your Local Job Center
Local job centers -- sometimes called One-Stop Career Centers or American Job Centers --can help you with cover letters, resumes, and job search efforts. You may be required to register with a job center as part of your ongoing obligation to look for work while collecting benefits.
Job centers in Maricopa County, Arizona include:
GILBERT: Maricopa Workforce Connections-East Valley One-Stop Career Center
Veterans Rep: Vacant, Phone: 602-372-9700 Call for information, Email:
735 North Gilbert Road
Gilbert, AZ 85234
MESA: Arizona Department of Economic Security
Veterans Rep: Dale Groen, Phone: 602-771-6918, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
120 W 1st Ave
Mesa, AZ 85210
PHOENIX: Phoenix Workforce Connection - South
4732 South Central Avenue
Travis L. Williams Family Service Center
Phoenix, AZ 85040
PHOENIX: Arizona Workforce Connection DES ? Employment Office
Veterans Rep: Matthew Parks, Phone: 602-771-0626, Email: MParks@azdes.gov
4635 South Central Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85040
PHOENIX: Maricopa Workforce Connections-West Valley One-Stop Career Center
Veterans Rep: Steven Berroth, Phone: 602-372-4233, Email: email@example.com
1840 N 95th Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85037
PHOENIX: Phoenix Workforce Connection One-Stop Career Center - North
Veterans Rep: Gary Phillips, Phone: 602-861-0208, Ext. 1057, Email: GPhillips@azdes.gov
9801 North 7th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85020
PHOENIX: Phoenix Workforce Connection One-Stop Career Center - West
Veterans Rep: Carrington Melton; Terry Grossman; Keith McKaney, Phone: 623-245-6213; 623-245-6212; 623-245-6214, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com; firstname.lastname@example.org
3406 North 51st Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85031
SCOTTSDALE: Vista Del Camino Center and Park
7700 East Roosevelt St
Scottsdale, AZ 85257
SCOTTSDALE: Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community
Phone: 480-362-7950 or 480-362-7935
10005 East Osborn Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85256
How to Collect Unemployment Benefits in Maricopa County, Arizona
You can file for unemployment benefits in Maricopa County, Arizona or otherwise manage your unemployment benefits application at the website of the Arizona Department of Economic Security.
For more information on how to contact your local office and file an application for benefits, see How Do I Apply for Benefits in Arizona?
Make sure you’re prepared when you call the office or begin your online application for benefits by reading Checklist: Information You’ll Need to File for Unemployment.
To find out whether you meet the eligibility requirements to collect unemployment benefits in Maricopa County, Arizona, see Who Is Eligible for Unemployment Benefits in Arizona?
To calculate your weekly benefit amount, see How Much Will I Collect in Unemployment Benefits in Arizona?