Unemployment Guidance for Furloughed NJ State Workers Represented by CWA

You can find CWA tips for furloughed state workers on how to file for unemployment here. Please read the document carefully and all the way through. This guide is only for furloughed employees of the State of New Jersey represented by CWA and covers certain questions that apply to their situation.

If you have already filed for unemployment, please do not refile or amend your claim.

Summary of the Agreement (A detailed description of the agreement) – Click here
Memorandum of Agreement Between the State of New Jersey and CWA (The full negotiated agreement) – Click here
Schedule A (Description of how furloughs will be scheduled) – Click here
Schedule B Updated (Charts showing unemployment benefits for each salary level) – Click here