Waukesha Social Security Office 53186

Last Updated: June 20, 2022

This page covers all relevant information about the Waukesha Social Security Office at 267 South St, Waukesha, Wisconsin 53186. In addition to the office phone number, we also provide driving directions, hours of operation, and answers to frequently asked questions.

For specific information about your Social Security benefits or to schedule an appointment, call the Waukesha Social Security Office using the phone number listed below. The SSA representatives at the Waukesha office location should be able to help with any important questions related to Social Security retirement benefits, disability benefits, SSI, or Medicare.

As of April 7, 2022, SSA has reopened all local offices for in-person services. The agency recommends people who need help try online first, then phone, before making an in-person visit.

Office & Contact Information

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Address:

267 South St,
Waukesha, WI 53186
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Phone Number:

(866) 220-7885
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Fax Number:

(833) 597-0052
Office Hours:
Monday: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday: Closed Today
Sunday: Closed Today

Waukesha Social Security Office Services

Every Social Security Office location offers similar services. From replacing your Social Security card to applying for Social Security retirement benefits, the office representatives should be able to help with any Social Security-related service. Below, we listed the services available at your local office in Waukesha, Wisconsin, but you can contact the office if you need more specific guidance.

  • Get a new or replacement Social Security card
  • Make changes to your Social Security card
  • Review your latest Social Security statement
  • Review your earnings history
  • Apply for retirement benefits
  • Estimate your retirement benefits
  • Receive a copy of your proof of benefits
  • Apply for SSDI or SSI benefits
  • Apply for Social Security survivor or spousal benefits
  • Apply for Medicare
  • Get a replacement Medicare card
  • Get direct deposit for your Social Security benefits

Online Services

Many Social Security services can now be done online. Not only can utilizing online services save you a trip to the Waukesha office location, it will also usually result in faster processing times. Below you can find a list of some common Social Security services that are now offered online.

  • View your latest Social Security Statement
  • Review your earnings history
  • Estimate your retirement benefits
  • Check the status of your application
  • Apply for retirement benefits
  • Apply for Social Security Disability benefits (SSDI)
  • Apply for Supplemental Security Income benefits(SSI)
  • Apply for Medicare benefits
  • Request an appeal for a decision
  • Change your address
  • Set up or change your direct deposit account
  • Print proof of benefits
  • Print your 1099
  • Request a replacement Social Security Card
  • Request a replacement Medicare Card

For other online services offered by Social Security, you can visit this page to get started.

Top Tips For Visiting The Waukesha Office

1. Make An Appointment

To avoid waiting in line, the SSA strongly encourages people who can, to use the online services, call the office, and schedule appointments in advance rather than walking in without an appointment. Phone appointments can save you a trip to a busy office.

Be aware, the Waukesha office tends to be busiest first thing in the morning, early in the week, and during the early part of the month. Consider planning to visit at other times.

2. Bring Necessary Documentation

When you call the SSA, be sure you to ask the representative what forms you will need to bring to your appointment. This will prevent you from having to come back again if you forget your documentation. Here are some documents you may need to bring: US birth certificate, US passport, Social Security Card, etc.

You can use this checklist to help you gather the information you need to apply. They request different documents depending on your circumstances. Remember that the SSA must see original document(s), or copies certified by the agency that issued them.

3. Write Down a List of Questions

This will make sure that you get all of your questions answered during your appointment and will save you time.

4. Be Prompt or Early

Whether you make an appointment or not, it’s always a good idea to show up 15 minutes early. You never know what kind of delays might come up on your way to the Waukesha office.

5. Be Polite and Patient

Keep in mind that the Claims Representative you speak to talks with a lot of people each day, and some of them are frustrated and difficult. Your patience and kindness will go a long way to helping you get the service you deserve and getting all your questions answered.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Can I schedule an appointment with the Waukesha Social Security office?

  • How do I speak to a live person at Social Security?

  • How do I apply for Social Security benefits?

  • How can I replace a lost or stolen Social Security card in Waukesha?

  • How do I protect myself from Social Security scams?

  • How long does it take to get a new Social Security card in Waukesha?

  • Can I apply for Medicare benefits at this Waukesha office?

  • How do I change my name on my Social Security card in Waukesha?

  • Are Social Security cards free?

  • How do I find out about my Social Security benefits?

  • How do I know if Social Security is calling me?

  • How does the coronavirus (COVID-19) impact Social Security?

  • What documents do I need to apply for Social Security?

  • What is the best way to contact Social Security?

  • How do I create a my Social Security account?

  • Can I apply for SSI at the Waukesha office?

  • What is the full retirement age for Social Security?

4 Reviews of the Waukesha Social Security Office 53186 Office

Overall rating

Michael Johnson

4 years ago

Wow, very nice transaction. Friendly and helpful. A bit of a wait but I felt the staff was working to move the clients through. Also, there was no sense that my business with them was being rushed. Not at all. Very pleased. Oh and the security person could not have been more polite and helpful. He has the thankless job of enforcing the no cell phone policy and went about it in a respectful fashion. Thanks.

Mohsin S Dawoodbhai

3 years ago

Truly the best of the best! They have always gone above and beyond to help and solve any concern for my parents

Laurie

3 years ago

I was shocked to have dealt with a condescending, rude clerk. Even when I went up smiling! When I asked for clarification (older, brunette long wavy hair, very overweight) she rolled her eyes and said "did I say that?" and "you're making me repeat myself" I couldn't believe it. Incredibly rude person, in just a 4 min. interaction. What a a horrible life you must have, to speak to the public like that. And in front of my DAUGHTER. Shame on you. Won't return to this location. Hopefully she's fired soon. If she keeps that up, she will be. I will be complaining. One star for ease of check-in process and not overly crowded.

Sarah

4 years ago

I arrived about 15 minutes after opening to change my name after getting married. I wasn't even seated for a minute before I was called up. Process was easy. Staff was not particularly friendly, but certainly not rude. Knowledgable and prompt, however she said I would be able to change my drivers license at the DMV but I was not able to without waiting 24 hours. Overall pleased.

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