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The Office of Disability Adjudication and Review (ODAR) is responsible for holding hearings and issuing decisions as part of the Social Security Administration's process for determining whether or not a person may receive benefits. ODAR is one of the largest administrative adjudication systems in the world.

ODAR directs hearing offices, in the following states, comprised of administrative law judges (ALJ) who conduct impartial "de novo" hearings and make decisions on appealed determinations involving retirement, survivors, disability, and supplemental security income benefits.

Office of the Chief Administrative Law Judge directs a nationwide field organization consisting of 10 regional offices, 169 hearing offices, 5 national hearing centers, and 1 national case assistance center.

Each year, more than 1,300 ALJs render over 700,000 decisions at the hearing level.

Through the Appeals Council, ODAR also reviews ALJ decisions on appeal by claimants, or on its own motion, and issues the final agency decision on such cases. The Appeals Council consists of about 100 administrative appeals judges and appeals officers and renders the agency's final decision in over 89,000 cases per year.


State Offices Judges Average Processing Time Avg Dispositions Per Day Per ALJ Cases Dismissed Cases Approved Cases Denied
5 36 563 days 1.87 28% 39% 33%
Alabama 5 62 604 days 1.99 19% 46% 35%
Arizona 3 24 665 days 2.04 17% 50% 33%
Arkansas 1 6 406 days 2.37 15% 45% 40%
California 19 167 623 days 1.84 21% 44% 35%
Colorado 2 22 580 days 1.81 26% 36% 38%
Connecticut 2 15 492 days 1.98 19% 39% 42%
Delaware 1 5 595 days 1.91 25% 42% 33%
District of Columbia 1 9 637 days 1.90 27% 35% 38%
Florida 8 113 644 days 1.92 22% 44% 34%
Georgia 5 62 600 days 1.86 20% 48% 32%
Hawaii 1 3 550 days 2.05 17% 63% 20%
Illinois 6 71 593 days 1.82 20% 42% 38%
Indiana 4 41 602 days 2.01 19% 47% 34%
Iowa 1 10 606 days 2.00 19% 48% 33%
Kansas 2 18 598 days 2.17 22% 36% 42%
Kentucky 5 46 609 days 1.98 20% 44% 36%
Louisiana 4 40 496 days 2.14 22% 37% 41%
Maine 1 6 394 days 1.99 19% 52% 29%
Maryland 1 15 571 days 2.23 20% 49% 31%
Massachusetts 3 28 412 days 2.02 20% 42% 38%
Michigan 8 83 570 days 2.17 19% 48% 33%
Minnesota 1 13 686 days 2.20 21% 48% 31%
Mississippi 4 34 553 days 2.17 19% 36% 45%
Missouri 4 43 610 days 2.05 20% 36% 44%
Montana 2 18 583 days 1.81 23% 38% 39%
Nebraska 1 11 582 days 2.55 20% 42% 38%
Nevada 1 8 565 days 2.33 17% 37% 46%
New Hampshire 1 9 371 days 1.73 23% 45% 32%
New Jersey 3 35 698 days 2.00 20% 47% 33%
New Mexico 1 11 510 days 1.88 17% 48% 35%
New York 9 88 708 days 1.90 22% 47% 31%
North Carolina 4 52 655 days 1.93 19% 51% 30%
Ohio 6 73 605 days 1.88 19% 42% 39%
Oklahoma 3 27 471 days 2.03 19% 44% 37%
Oregon 2 22 609 days 2.08 21% 40% 39%
Pennsylvania 7 84 656 days 1.93 26% 40% 34%
Puerto Rico 1 15 876 days 1.63 8% 59% 33%
Rhode Island 1 8 324 days 2.46 25% 39% 36%
South Carolina 3 43 602 days 1.80 22% 42% 36%
Tennessee 6 67 540 days 2.23 17% 51% 32%
Texas 7 91 500 days 2.04 21% 38% 41%
Utah 1 12 645 days 2.41 23% 40% 37%
Virginia 2 20 581 days 1.95 18% 43% 39%
Washington 2 26 556 days 1.65 25% 44% 31%
West Virginia 3 26 657 days 2.09 18% 44% 38%
Wisconsin 2 19 612 days 1.99 20% 46% 34%
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