FY 2019 Per Diem Rates for California

 

Lodging by month (excluding taxes) | October 2018 - September 2019

Cities not appearing below may be located within a county for which rates are listed. To determine what county a city is located in, visit the National Association of Counties (NACO) website (a non-federal website) .

Max lodging by month (excluding taxes.)
Primary 
Destination 
County  2018
 Oct
Nov Dec 2019
 Jan
Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep
Antioch / Brentwood / ConcordContra Costa$158$158$158$158$158$158$158$158$158$158$158$158
Bakersfield / RidgecrestKern$105$105$105$105$105$105$105$105$105$105$105$105
Barstow / Ontario / VictorvilleSan Bernardino$102$102$102$102$102$102$102$102$102$102$102$102
Death ValleyInyo $118$118$118$118$118$118$118$118$118$118$118$118
Eureka / Arcata / McKinleyvilleHumboldt$103$103$103$103$103$103$103$103$135$135$135$103
FresnoFresno$105$105$105$105$105$105$105$105$105$105$105$105
Los AngelesLos Angeles / Orange / Ventura / Edwards AFB less the city of Santa Monica$180$161$161$180$180$180$180$180$180$180$180$180
Mammoth LakesMono$101$101$122$122$122$122$122$122$122$135$135$101
Mill Valley / San Rafael / NovatoMarin$161$161$161$161$161$161$161$161$161$161$161$161
MontereyMonterey$154$154$154$154$154$154$154$154$154$206$206$154
NapaNapa$214$164$164$164$164$164$164$214$214$214$214$214
OakhurstMadera $107$107$107$107$107$107$107$107$139$139$139$107
OaklandAlameda$175$175$175$175$175$175$175$175$175$175$175$175
Palm SpringsRiverside$137$137$137$137$137$137$137$106$106$106$106$106
Point Arena / GualalaMendocino$121$121$121$121$121$121$121$121$121$121$121$121
SacramentoSacramento$135$135$135$135$135$135$135$135$135$135$135$135
San DiegoSan Diego$160$160$160$174$174$174$174$174$174$174$160$160
San FranciscoSan Francisco$299$247$247$270$270$270$270$270$270$270$270$299
San Luis ObispoSan Luis Obispo$123$123$123$123$123$123$123$123$123$123$123$123
San Mateo / Foster City / BelmontSan Mateo$211$196$196$211$211$211$211$211$211$211$211$211
Santa BarbaraSanta Barbara$168$168$168$168$168$168$168$168$168$223$223$168
Santa CruzSanta Cruz$126$126$126$126$126$126$126$126$160$160$160$126
Santa Monica City limits of Santa Monica$247$247$247$247$247$247$247$247$247$299$299$247
Santa RosaSonoma$158$158$158$158$158$158$158$158$158$158$158$158
South Lake TahoeEl Dorado$119$119$128$128$128$128$128$128$128$159$159$119
Standard RateApplies for all locations without specified rates$94$94$94$94$94$94$94$94$94$94$94$94
Stockton San Joaquin$116$116$116$116$116$116$116$116$116$116$116$116
Sunnyvale / Palo Alto / San JoseSanta Clara$229$229$229$239$239$239$229$229$229$229$229$229
Tahoe CityPlacer$113$113$113$113$113$113$113$113$113$113$113$113
TruckeeNevada $126$126$126$126$126$126$126$126$126$126$126$126
VisaliaTulare$106$106$106$106$106$106$106$106$106$106$106$106
West Sacramento / DavisYolo$125$125$125$125$125$125$125$125$125$125$125$125
Yosemite National ParkMariposa$120$120$120$120$120$120$120$120$139$139$139$120
 

Meals & Incidentals (M&IE) Breakdown
Footnotes

Use this table to find the following information for federal employee travel:

M&IE Total - the full daily amount received for a single calendar day of travel when that day is neither the first nor last day of travel.

Breakfast, lunch, dinner, incidentals - Separate amounts for meals and incidentals. M&IE Total = Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner + Incidentals. Sometimes meal amounts must be deducted from trip voucher. See More Information

First & last day of travel - amount received on the first and last day of travel and equals 75% of total M&IE.

Meals & Incidentals (M&IE) Breakdown
Primary 
Destination 
County  M&IE Total Continental
Breakfast/Breakfast
Lunch Dinner Incidental
Expenses
First & Last
Day of Travel  
Antioch / Brentwood / ConcordContra Costa$66$16$17$28$5$49.50
Bakersfield / RidgecrestKern$61$14$16$26$5$45.75
Barstow / Ontario / VictorvilleSan Bernardino$61$14$16$26$5$45.75
Death ValleyInyo $66$16$17$28$5$49.50
Eureka / Arcata / McKinleyvilleHumboldt$71$17$18$31$5$53.25
FresnoFresno$66$16$17$28$5$49.50
Los AngelesLos Angeles / Orange / Ventura / Edwards AFB less the city of Santa Monica$66$16$17$28$5$49.50
Mammoth LakesMono$76$18$19$34$5$57.00
Mill Valley / San Rafael / NovatoMarin$76$18$19$34$5$57.00
MontereyMonterey$76$18$19$34$5$57.00
NapaNapa$66$16$17$28$5$49.50
OakhurstMadera $71$17$18$31$5$53.25
OaklandAlameda$66$16$17$28$5$49.50
Palm SpringsRiverside$66$16$17$28$5$49.50
Point Arena / GualalaMendocino$76$18$19$34$5$57.00
SacramentoSacramento$66$16$17$28$5$49.50
San DiegoSan Diego$71$17$18$31$5$53.25
San FranciscoSan Francisco$76$18$19$34$5$57.00
San Luis ObispoSan Luis Obispo$71$17$18$31$5$53.25
San Mateo / Foster City / BelmontSan Mateo$66$16$17$28$5$49.50
Santa BarbaraSanta Barbara$76$18$19$34$5$57.00
Santa CruzSanta Cruz$61$14$16$26$5$45.75
Santa Monica City limits of Santa Monica$76$18$19$34$5$57.00
Santa RosaSonoma$71$17$18$31$5$53.25
South Lake TahoeEl Dorado$66$16$17$28$5$49.50
Standard RateApplies for all locations without specified rates$55$13$14$23$5$41.25
Stockton San Joaquin$61$14$16$26$5$45.75
Sunnyvale / Palo Alto / San JoseSanta Clara$66$16$17$28$5$49.50
Tahoe CityPlacer$61$14$16$26$5$45.75
TruckeeNevada $76$18$19$34$5$57.00
VisaliaTulare$61$14$16$26$5$45.75
West Sacramento / DavisYolo$71$17$18$31$5$53.25
Yosemite National ParkMariposa$76$18$19$34$5$57.00

Last Reviewed: 2020-01-10