Our Response to COVID-19

The sudden and immense impact of the COVID-19 pandemic is unprecedented. EDD program benefits are available to workers and employers whose earnings are impacted.

Jobs

Find job services and training available to you.

Claims

File a claim for unemployment, disability, or paid family leave benefits.

Employers

Manage your tax account and find important resources to succeed.

Unemployment Benefits Data

Find the latest data on claims filed, benefits paid, and our progress on processing claims during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Current Unemployment Statistics

8.3%

California Unemployment Rate in April 2021

87.6K

Claims Filed for Week Ending June 5

$1.6B

Benefits Paid for Week Ending June 5

221.3K

Backlog of Claims Past 21 Days Pending EDD Action for Week Ending June 5

Paid Family Leave.
Now up to eight weeks.

Learn About PFL



Your Job Source

The EDD posts information on job fairs and workshops in your area each month.

Job Fairs and Workshops

Your Data Source

Learn about California industries, occupations, employment projections, wages, and labor force.

EDD Data Library

Office Locator

Find an America’s Job Center of CaliforniaSM, Disability Insurance, or Tax office near you.

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