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Unemployment insurance provides temporary financial assistance for people who have lost their job until they find other employment. South Dakota's unemployment insurance program is financed by employers through payroll taxes; workers do not contribute to this plan.
Unemployment Insurance for Individuals
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Information for Employees Affected by Federal Shutdown
Federal workers in South Dakota who have been furloughed may apply for Unemployment Insurance benefits. Please see Unemployment Insurance Benefits - Furloughed Federal Workers for details.
Unemployment Insurance Division
South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation
P.O. Box 4730
Aberdeen, SD 57402-4730
Phone: If you do not know which section listed above you need to speak with, please call 605.626.2301 for assistance.