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 616 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 9/7/2017.

Average statistics
OfficeJudgesAvg. Hearing
Wait Time
Average
Processing Time
Avg. Dispositions
Per Day Per ALJ
Cases
Dismissed
Cases
Approved
Cases
Denied
Fresno 10 22.0 months 685 days 1.7 18% 44% 38%
Long Beach 7 22.0 months 690 days 1.6 26% 48% 26%
Los Angeles Downtown 6 20.0 months 591 days 2.2 27% 47% 26%
Los Angeles West 11 20.0 months 669 days 1.9 30% 36% 35%
Moreno Valley 10 19.5 months 647 days 1.8 20% 42% 38%
Norwalk 6 19.0 months 610 days 1.9 22% 41% 37%
Oakland 13 18.0 months 649 days 1.6 23% 53% 24%
Orange 8 21.0 months 585 days 2.1 25% 43% 32%
Pasadena 10 20.0 months 657 days 1.4 23% 49% 28%
Sacramento 15 16.0 months 570 days 1.9 19% 51% 30%
San Bernardino 8 18.0 months 603 days 2.2 19% 40% 41%
San Diego 12 21.0 months 664 days 1.7 17% 50% 33%
San Francisco 8 19.0 months 610 days 1.7 18% 52% 30%
San Jose 8 19.0 months 649 days 1.7 23% 43% 34%
San Rafael 7 19.0 months 649 days 1.7 18% 54% 28%
Santa Barbara 4 19.0 months 605 days 1.9 20% 40% 40%
Stockton 9 16.5 months 597 days 1.6 19% 42% 39%
All california 18.9 months616 days1.822%46%32%
National Average:18.0 months582 days1.921%45%34%