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 18.4 months. The average case processing time in California is 609 days.The California average for winning a disibility hearing is 44%. 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 3/9/2018.

Average statistics
OfficeJudgesAvg. Hearing
Wait Time
Average
Processing Time
Avg. Dispositions
Per Day Per ALJ
Cases
Dismissed
Cases
Approved
Cases
Denied
Fresno 9 21.0 months 703 days 1.6 16% 41% 42%
Long Beach 6 21.0 months 674 days 1.6 21% 51% 27%
Los Angeles Downtown 6 19.0 months 606 days 2.5 26% 50% 24%
Los Angeles West 10 22.0 months 688 days 2.1 25% 37% 37%
Moreno Valley 13 21.0 months 649 days 3.1 20% 39% 41%
Norwalk 7 18.0 months 601 days 1.9 18% 47% 35%
Oakland 12 15.0 months 583 days 1.6 24% 45% 31%
Orange 11 20.0 months 623 days 2.0 25% 42% 34%
Pasadena 10 19.0 months 660 days 1.5 26% 40% 34%
Sacramento 15 17.0 months 574 days 2.0 17% 52% 31%
San Bernardino 10 19.0 months 609 days 2.7 19% 38% 42%
San Diego 15 21.0 months 660 days 1.5 20% 45% 35%
San Francisco 7 17.0 months 552 days 1.7 21% 48% 30%
San Jose 8 17.0 months 572 days 1.5 25% 44% 30%
San Rafael 6 21.0 months 708 days 1.6 22% 51% 27%
Santa Barbara 5 17.0 months 564 days 1.4 16% 42% 42%
Stockton 7 15.0 months 586 days 2.1 17% 36% 48%
All california 18.4 months609 days1.921%44%35%
National Average:17.3 months577 days1.921%43%36%