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Social Security Phone Number
800-772-1213 · Servicio al Cliente
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Social Security Live Chat
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Recent reasons customers contacted Social Security:

printout on my wages i cant do it online i need help-number
I'M CALLING TO REQUEST * FORMS***. LETTER OF AWARD**. FORM **** BPQY*
I have been given less than I deserve...**Can I get that in one lump sum..To make up th...
I have been being underpaid.**Can you send all back-owed monies to me?**Mark K Dahl
We did not receive our automatic deposited yesterday. Please remedy this ASAP
Money amount not correct that has not been any letter explaining the situation at hand...
Trying to find out when *I’m going to receive my award letter and my check for spousal...
Someone passed away what number do we call
I’d like to update my info
Second wed of month check has not arived.
I need my **** Benefit Statement mailed to me. I can't get it online. I need this asa...
I have moved and need to update my information
How much increase my payment for this year
my mother was getting SS untill about two years ago and then it stopped how do we resol...
My gender on their file is Male. I'm Nonbinary in California, but federally Female. I n...
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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 / contactWaitVotes
800-772-1213
Servicio al Cliente
38 minutos264
800-269-0271
Detección de fraude
2 minutos1668
Online Help
Servicio al Cliente
<2 horas1801
410-965-9334
Servicio al cliente internacional
23 minutos602

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