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 18.9 months. The average case processing time in California is 605 days.The California average for winning a disibility hearing is 46%. 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 6/14/2017.

Average statistics
OfficeJudgesAvg. Hearing
Wait Time
Average
Processing Time
Avg. Dispositions
Per Day Per ALJ
Cases
Dismissed
Cases
Approved
Cases
Denied
Fresno 10 21.0 months 660 days 1.7 18% 47% 35%
Long Beach 7 21.0 months 691 days 1.6 27% 48% 25%
Los Angeles Downtown 6 20.0 months 580 days 2.2 25% 46% 29%
Los Angeles West 11 21.5 months 661 days 1.9 29% 37% 34%
Moreno Valley 9 19.5 months 638 days 1.7 21% 42% 37%
Norwalk 6 18.0 months 609 days 2.0 21% 43% 36%
Oakland 13 19.0 months 651 days 1.6 24% 53% 23%
Orange 7 18.0 months 568 days 2.1 24% 43% 33%
Pasadena 10 19.0 months 630 days 1.4 25% 48% 27%
Sacramento 15 16.0 months 563 days 1.9 19% 50% 31%
San Bernardino 8 19.0 months 576 days 2.2 20% 39% 40%
San Diego 11 21.0 months 636 days 1.6 18% 48% 33%
San Francisco 8 19.0 months 597 days 1.7 17% 52% 31%
San Jose 8 20.0 months 639 days 1.7 23% 43% 34%
San Rafael 7 20.0 months 635 days 1.8 19% 53% 27%
Santa Barbara 4 19.0 months 610 days 1.9 19% 41% 40%
Stockton 9 18.0 months 594 days 1.7 19% 41% 40%
All california 18.9 months605 days1.822%46%33%
National Average:18.2 months573 days1.921%45%34%