California Employment Development Department (EDD) Phone Number

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800-300-5616
Customer service
Current Wait: 18 mins (11m avg)
Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-midnight EST; best time to call: 1:30pm
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My card is locked with $**,*** balance on it and bank of america asked me to reach out...
I am trying to find out if in California you can extend your EDD benefits. My benefits...
i need to mail a certificate of completion to certify a week i went to training for edd...
Hello,*This is a repeat question. After I received the EDD Customer Account Number...
I have * weeks of a new claim that have been included in a previous claim appeal for so...
My claim is on hold need to speak to an agent
I have a account in Edd but it get blocked and also I have Edd bank card which is close...
Account is locked and Edd card is frozen and still have remaining balance in it
I missed my appointment with Edd
Family leave and sick time details. Your speak to human prompts don't work for the EDD...
I m going for family leave from my work. How should I open my case.
Cannot access the site.
I missed my scheduled phone appointment. *I Have called back everyday for the last * da...
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Customer Number 800-300-5616 - by the Numbers

Phone number to dial800-300-5616
Call-back availableNO
Call picked up by a real personYES
Department you're callingClaims Department
Call center hoursMon-Fri 9am-midnight EST
Best time to dial1:30pm
Navigate phone maze to a humanPress 1, then 6, then 7, then 3, then your SS#, then 1 if your SS# is correct
Average wait
Current wait18
Rank (among phone numbers)1
Rank (overall)1
Alternate methodsphone, facebook, chat, web
Quality of communication68%
Quality of help61%
Customer votes4,849
Information last updatedMon Jan 23 2023 09:00:00 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

California Employment Development Department (EDD)'s Best Toll-Free/800 Customer Phone Number

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While 800-300-5616 is California Employment Development Department (EDD)'s best toll-free number, there are 14 total ways to get in touch with them. The next best way to talk to their customer support team , according to other California Employment Development Department (EDD) customers, is by calling their 619-525-4995 phone number for their Customer Service department. Besides calling, the next favorite option for customers looking for help is via 619-525-4995 for Customer Service. If you think this information is inaccurate or know of other ways to contact California Employment Development Department (EDD) please let us know so we can share with other customers. And you can click here if you want to compare all the contact information we've gathered for California Employment Development Department (EDD).

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