NJ Unemployment Phone Number

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609-292-0695
Customer service
Current Wait: 151 mins (89m avg)
Hours: Mon-Fri 8am-4pm EST; best time to call: 8:10am
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Reasons customers like you called recently

asking about follow up on payment on past weeks
3h ago
Need to speak to a agent
6h ago
When the NJ Department of Labor originally called, I had misplaced my phone in the city...
8h ago
Can’t get a human on the phone
8h ago
I tried claiming last weeks benefits and it said I returned to work which I didn’t. I...
10h ago
forgot password, but now i have it. so i can login
11h ago
Got denied for * weeks and told to call today to reopen claim and all phone numbers are...
a day ago
I have been making my weekly claims since ******** as Instructed on my Claim Response...
a day ago
I went to put in my weekly claim and the unemployment website says that I'm working. I...
a day ago
Trying to check status of my claim automated system doesn't recognize my pin
a day ago
I have been claiming my unemployment but haven't received any benefits
a day ago
I filed a claim on Friday and forgot a position I had in New York iver the summer.
a day ago
I filed unemployment I work for Boeing engineering there is a lapse in work I have a co...
4d ago
Trying to file cant remember password and it says city i was born in is wrong im a seas...
4d ago
I have applied for unemployment insurance online twice and over the phone once, but All...
5d ago
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Customer Number 609-292-0695 - by the Numbers

Phone number to dial
609-292-0695
Call-back available
YES
Call picked up by a real person
YES
Department you're calling
Claims Department
Call center hours
Mon-Fri 8am-4pm EST
Best time to dial
8:10am
Navigate phone maze to a human
Just wait on the line
Average wait
89
Current wait
151
Rank (among phone numbers)
1
Rank (overall)
1
Alternate methods
phone or web
Quality of communication
87%
Quality of help
54%
Customer votes
5,794
Information last updated
Sat Nov 16 2019 09:00:00 GMT+0000 (UTC)

NJ Unemployment's Best Toll-Free/800 Customer Phone Number

This is NJ Unemployment's best phone number, the real-time current wait on hold and tools for skipping right through those phone lines to get right to a NJ Unemployment agent. This phone number is NJ Unemployment's Best Phone Number because 77,172 customers like you used this contact information over the last 18 months and gave us feedback. Common problems addressed by the customer care unit that answers calls to 609-292-0695 include Schedule Appointment, Problem With a Claim, Make a Claim, Find an Office, Account Access and other customer service issues. The NJ Unemployment call center that you call into has employees from New Jersey and is open Mon-Fri 8am-4pm EST according to customers. In total, NJ Unemployment has 4 phone numbers. It's not always clear what is the best way to talk to NJ Unemployment representatives, so we started compiling this information built from suggestions from the customer community. Please keep sharing your experiences so we can continue to improve this free resource.

Contacting NJ Unemployment - by phone or otherwise

While 609-292-0695 is NJ Unemployment's best toll-free number, there are 5 total ways to get in touch with them. The next best way to talk to their customer support team, according to other NJ Unemployment customers, is by calling their 609-292-2460 phone number for their Directors Office department. Besides calling, the next favorite option for customers looking for help is via 609-292-2460 for Directors Office. If you think this information is inaccurate or know of other ways to contact NJ Unemployment please let us know so we can share with other customers. And you can click here if you want to compare all the contact information we've gathered for NJ Unemployment.

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