California ODAR Offices

The Office of Disability Adjudication and Review (ODAR) conducts Social Security Disability (SSD) hearings and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) hearings in 18 different offices in California. Currently, in California, the average wait time for a SSI or SSD hearing is 17.1 months. The average case processing time in California is 562 days.The California average for winning a disibility hearing is 45%. Click on one of the cities below to see detailed information about the hearing office and the administrative law judges (ALJ) that work there. This information for ODAR offices located in California was last updated on 6/11/2019.

Average statistics
OfficeJudgesAvg. Hearing
Wait Time
Average
Processing Time
Avg. Dispositions
Per Day Per ALJ
Cases
Dismissed
Cases
Approved
Cases
Denied
Fresno 8 19.0 months 665 days 2.2 14% 49% 37%
Long Beach 18 20.0 months 672 days 2.4 21% 42% 37%
Los Angeles Downtown 6 18.0 months 568 days 2.2 28% 39% 33%
Los Angeles West 8 21.0 months 658 days 2.5 26% 37% 37%
Moreno Valley 11 19.0 months 599 days 2.4 18% 44% 38%
Norwalk 5 17.0 months 581 days 2.1 19% 45% 36%
Oakland 10 14.0 months 469 days 1.9 22% 49% 30%
Orange 16 19.0 months 603 days 2.5 22% 39% 38%
Pasadena 7 17.0 months 563 days 2.1 22% 48% 30%
Sacramento 13 18.0 months 578 days 2.4 18% 53% 29%
San Bernardino 10 16.0 months 572 days 2.4 17% 47% 36%
San Diego 14 17.0 months 576 days 2.1 18% 43% 39%
San Francisco 8 19.0 months 606 days 1.9 23% 46% 31%
San Jose 7 16.0 months 482 days 1.9 17% 51% 32%
San Rafael 7 20.0 months 644 days 2.0 20% 53% 26%
Santa Barbara 4 15.0 months 502 days 2.3 20% 40% 40%
Stockton 7 11.0 months 428 days 2.5 13% 43% 44%
All california 17.1 months562 days2.220%45%35%
National Average:14.9 months500 days2.120%42%38%