How Long Does An SSD Decision Take?

How Long Does An SSD Decision Take?

  • Typically, you will not know the SSD Decision on the Day of the Hearing
  • It will usually take 1-3 months after your Disability Hearing for a Written Decision to be issued
  • If you are granted Disability Benefits, it will generally take 4-6 weeks for you to receive your First Monthly Installment
  • Back pay can take 4-6 months to process because there may be Offset or Garnishment Issues
  • You should immediately respond to any Letters or Phone Calls from the Social Security Office

This short informational video was provided by Anne Howard, an Experienced  Connecticut Social Security Disability Attorney.