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
Social Security customers like to use live chat-based help as an alternative to calling because the wait time is usually short and they may not be able to talk on the phone.

Recent reasons customers contacted Social Security:

"Need a letter do***enting all benefits" · 12h ago
"collecting both SSI and DI" · 12h ago
"Help about Medicaid and Hoveround" · 14h ago
"Claim status from hearing" · 14h ago
"Lost child's security card, and need * by tomorrow" · 16h 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.
Phone number / contact
Wait
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800-772-1213
Customer Service
36 mins
264
800-269-0271
Fraud Detection
2 mins
1699
Online Help
Customer Service
< 2 hrs
1832
410-965-9334
International Customer Service
22 mins
571
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