Tennessee ODAR Offices

The Office of Disability Adjudication and Review (ODAR) conducts Social Security Disability (SSD) hearings and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) hearings in 6 different offices in Tennessee. Currently, in Tennessee, the average wait time for a SSI or SSD hearing is 15.8 months. The average case processing time in Tennessee is 547 days.The Tennessee average for winning a disibility hearing is 51%. 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 Tennessee 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
Chattanooga 13 13.0 months 493 days 2.3 17% 54% 28%
Franklin 9 16.5 months 581 days 2.3 16% 46% 37%
Kingsport 8 19.0 months 573 days 2.5 12% 62% 26%
Knoxville 15 14.0 months 540 days 1.8 17% 47% 36%
Memphis 10 20.0 months 639 days 2.1 23% 47% 30%
Nashville 12 12.0 months 456 days 2.0 18% 51% 31%
All tennessee 15.8 months547 days2.217%51%32%
National Average:17.3 months577 days1.921%43%36%