The Jackson County Unemployment Office in Murphysboro, Illinois, is open from 8:30 am until 5:00 pm, every Monday thru Friday, except on state holidays. The Illinois Employment and Training Center there accepts in person claims for unemployment benefits and can provide the necessary forms required to file for UI compensation. Veteran employment services are also provided through this office. Murphysboro, the county seat, is located within a few miles drive of the communities of Harrison, Mount Carbon, Grange Hall, and Carbondale.
Murphysboro Unemployment Office
223 South 13th Street (near the corner of Rover Street)
Murphysboro, IL 62966
Telephone: (618) 687-2341
Fax: (618) 684-4365
Please note, the Murphysboro unemployment office has been designated by the Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) for closure in March, 2013.
Post updated January 14, 2013.