NJ Unemployment Customer Service Phone Number

Hold time now: 63 mins (avg 60)
Best time to call: 2:30pm
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This is not the most popular NJ Unemployment phone number (it's ranked #3). Most customers call 609-292-0695 for support: Click here for best option

Other customers got on the phone recently because:

I need to file unemployment ASAP
I did not receive my extra *** for the claim on January *th
My current claim has expired and I need an agent to close it out so that I may open a n...
Unemployment **When attempting to certify my weekly benefits on Thursday January...
I did a * training on ********** and was bor paid and never started work. now my clai...
Received letter stating I collected over $**,***. I collected about $*,***. What's going on
locked out of my NJ unemployment. Need instructions on what to do.
I did not receive my extra $*** this week, only $*** from the first week of January
Neeed unemployment to keep a roof over my head and food in my stomach
My unemployment status why isn’t it payable
Unable to verify identity. I have been trying to open a new claim for three weeks. Spok...
Cannot claim weekly benefits keeps saying error every time I go to claim
News to talk to sumone to finish my claim
Can’t claim for unemployment through online help please

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NJ Unemployment Customer Service Phone Number 201-601-4100 - Info & Statistics

Phone number to dial201-601-4100
Call-back availableYES
Message & get attentionNO
Call picked up by a real personYES
Department you're callingCustomer Service
Call center hoursMon-Fri 8am-4pm EST
Best time to dial2:30pm
Navigate phone maze to a humanPress 1 then just wait on the line
Average wait60
Current wait63
Rank (among phone numbers)3
Rank (overall)3
Alternate methodsphone or web
Quality of communication83%
Quality of help80%
Customer votes3,225
Best phone number609-292-0695
Information last updatedWed Jan 20 2021 10:00:00 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

NJ Unemployment's 201-601-4100 Customer Service Number

This NJ Unemployment phone number is ranked #3 out of 4 because 77,172 NJ Unemployment customers tried our tools and information and gave us feedback after they called. The reason customers call 201-601-4100 is to reach the NJ Unemployment Customer Service department for problems like Schedule Appointment, Problem With a Claim, Make a Claim, Find an Office, Account Access. As far as we can tell, NJ Unemployment has call center locations in New Jersey and you can call during their open hours Mon-Fri 8am-4pm EST. NJ Unemployment has 4 phone numbers and 5 different ways to get customer help. We've compiled information about 201-601-4100 and ways to call or contact NJ Unemployment with help from customers like yourself. Please help us continue to grow and improve this information and these tools by sharing with people you know who might find it useful.

Calling NJ Unemployment

Calling NJ Unemployment at this number should be pretty straightforward. Also important is what you do once you call, or what your other phone number options are. First of all, we strongly recommend using our free call-you-back tool. Essentially, we navigate their phone menu for you, wait on hold, and then call you when a representative from NJ Unemployment Customer Service can talk. Generally, it saves you at least 27% of your wait time. So it's faster and you don't need to listen to bad hold music. Once on the phone with NJ Unemployment's Customer Service department, you may need to provide them with information that identifies you as a customer, like your full name (or name on the account), email address, phone number, or an account number. It's usually worthwhile to gather this information before you call.

Contacting NJ Unemployment in General

While 201-601-4100 is NJ Unemployment's #3 most popular phone number, it's not the only way to get a hold of their customer care team. You already know from reading above that 609-292-0695 is their best customer phone number overall, and we have put together a comparison of their 5 total ways to contact support for you to look at as well. One thing to keep in mind as you try to reach NJ Unemployment help by calling them, is that other customers give their customer support at this number a 83% score for their communication skills and a 80% score for the overall help they received. That could be indicative of their abilities to help you resolve your problem overall, regardless of whether or not you call this number.

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