USA State Payroll Rates + Resources: State of Missouri: Unemployment Insurance Reporting & Payments


The purpose of this documentation is to outline the processes and requirements associated with submitting unemployment insurance reports and submitting unemployment insurance payments in the state of Missouri.

Unemployment Insurance Reporting & Payments

Quarterly contribution and wage reports may be filed:

Your premium and wage reports are due quarterly.

QuarterMonths In QuarterDue Date
1st QuarterJanuary - MarchApril 30th 
2nd QuarterApril - JuneJuly 31st
3rd QuarterJuly - SeptemberOctober 31st
4th QuarterOctober - DecemberJanuary 31st

When the date falls on a Saturday, Sunday, or holiday, the first working date following is considered timely.

For further details, see the Missouri Department of Labor & Industrial Relations website.

Good to Know!

Missouri's 2021 taxable wage base is $11,000 and most new employers have a tax rate of 2.376%