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 14.1 months. The average case processing time in Tennessee is 457 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 12/12/2014.

OfficeJudgesAvg. Hearing
Wait Time
Average
Processing Time
Avg. Dispositions
Per Day Per ALJ
Cases
Dismissed
Cases
Approved
Cases
Denied
Chattanooga 8 17.0 months 511 days 2.3 10% 62% 28%
Franklin 11 14.0 months 449 days 2.0 15% 53% 33%
Kingsport 7 10.0 months 337 days 2.7 9% 57% 34%
Knoxville 13 16.0 months 537 days 2.0 16% 47% 37%
Memphis 10 12.5 months 416 days 2.2 17% 46% 36%
Nashville 11 15.0 months 495 days 1.9 13% 45% 42%
All tennessee 14.1 months457 days2.214%51%35%
National Average:12.5 months423 days2.018%44%38%