Contact Social Security

The best of the 4 ways to get in touch with Social Security by GetHuman

Social Security Phone Number
800-772-1213 · Customer Service
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Social Security Live Chat
Unfortunately, Social Security does not offer live chat as a channel for customer service at this time.

Recent reasons customers contacted Social Security:

"question about survivor benefits - when trying to talk to cus..." · 19h ago
"need staus of temp p***word to my home. its been * wks" · 21h ago
"I did not receive my check yesterday - I did not receive my c..." · a day ago
"i need a new social security card an proof of income" · a day ago

Social Security contact information - compared

Above are our top recommendations for how to contact Social Security, including their top phone number and live chat options. Below you can compare and contrast the 4 ways to contact Social Security by looking at which ones are the fastest and which ones other customers recommend the most for solving Social Security customer service issues as reported to us by the 50 million or so customers that come to GetHuman each year and share their experiences. You can contact Social Security across the following mediums: Phone, Web.
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Wait
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800-772-1213
Customer Service
38 mins
264
800-269-0271
Fraud Detection
2 mins
1701
Online Help
Customer Service
< 2 hrs
1834
410-965-9334
International Customer Service
15 mins
569
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