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 18.3 months. The average case processing time in California is 594 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 3/10/2017.

Average statistics
OfficeJudgesAvg. Hearing
Wait Time
Average
Processing Time
Avg. Dispositions
Per Day Per ALJ
Cases
Dismissed
Cases
Approved
Cases
Denied
Fresno 10 20.0 months 653 days 1.9 17% 46% 37%
Long Beach 7 21.0 months 693 days 1.7 25% 48% 27%
Los Angeles Downtown 6 19.0 months 561 days 2.2 24% 46% 30%
Los Angeles West 11 20.0 months 637 days 1.9 29% 37% 34%
Moreno Valley 9 19.0 months 627 days 1.5 21% 43% 36%
Norwalk 6 20.0 months 611 days 1.9 22% 42% 36%
Oakland 13 20.0 months 648 days 1.5 22% 56% 22%
Orange 6 18.0 months 571 days 2.1 21% 42% 37%
Pasadena 10 18.0 months 600 days 1.3 28% 46% 26%
Sacramento 15 16.0 months 553 days 1.8 18% 51% 31%
San Bernardino 8 16.5 months 555 days 2.2 21% 38% 41%
San Diego 11 19.0 months 616 days 1.4 20% 47% 33%
San Francisco 8 17.0 months 588 days 1.6 14% 52% 34%
San Jose 8 20.0 months 616 days 1.6 24% 42% 34%
San Rafael 7 18.0 months 614 days 1.7 17% 57% 26%
Santa Barbara 4 19.0 months 606 days 1.6 16% 39% 45%
Stockton 9 17.0 months 588 days 1.7 17% 42% 42%
All california 18.3 months594 days1.821%46%33%
National Average:17.3 months559 days1.821%45%34%