Contact California Employment Development Department (EDD)

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California Employment Development Department (EDD) Phone Number
800-300-5616 · Claims Department
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California Employment Development Department (EDD) Live Chat
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Recent reasons customers contacted California Employment Development Department (EDD):

I need my ****g from **** so I can get my taxes done.
I need my ****g from my disability from ******* thru May ****. I have tried many times...
I received a call from social security saying I tried to claim ui for $***.** I need t...
I can’t log in to certify I forgot the email I put in
i filed a claim i submitted everything that was needed but was still ask to submit an appeal
My account was taken over by hackers
My account was taken over by hackers or a thief and I have been trying to September **t...
I applied by Mail my disability claims * months ago i never hear anything from EDD, I w...
Update missing wages for my unemployment claim I have previously applied for.
I applied for unemployment and haven’t received anything through mail yet. I would want...
I received a letter dated **-**-**** notifying me of a Benefits Eligibility Interview...
Someone got my ui online account and they changed the password. I'm locked out. They c...
I have never filed for unemployment in California. I used to live in CA but moved...
i was told to contact my former employer, because they initially didn’t rebound to EDD...
Someone else claimed my edd benefits and I have filed a claim that didn't get approved...
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California Employment Development Department (EDD) contact information - compared

Above are our top recommendations for how to contact California Employment Development Department (EDD), including their top phone number and live chat options. Below you can compare and contrast the 14 ways to contact California Employment Development Department (EDD) by looking at which ones are the fastest and which ones other customers recommend the most for solving California Employment Development Department (EDD) 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 California Employment Development Department (EDD) across the following mediums: Phone, Facebook, Chat, Web.

Phone number / contactWaitVotes
800-300-5616
Claims Department
3 mins154
619-525-4995
Customer Service
10 mins260
714-687-4400
Corporate Offices
3 mins273
909-383-4663
Southern California Customer Service
3 mins95
408-436-5603
San Jose California Customer Service
10 mins375
916-654-8210
Sacramento California Customer Service
10 mins230
facebook.com/californiaedd
Customer Service
3 mins46
800-480-3287
Customer Service
15 mins346
916-654-7401
Customer Service
4 mins167
http://www.ca.gov/LiveHelp.html
Customer Service
2 mins306
800-547-2058
Vietnamese Customer Service
9 mins307
800-229-6297
Fraud Detection
2 mins217
888-745-3886
Payroll Taxes
2 mins339
Online Help
Customer Service
< 12 hrs306

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