FY 2020 Per Diem Rates for California

 

Lodging by month (excluding taxes) | October 2019 - September 2020

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  2019
 Oct
Nov Dec 2020
 Jan
Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep
Antioch / Brentwood / ConcordContra Costa$165$165$165$165$165$165$165$165$165$165$165$165
Bakersfield / RidgecrestKern$111$111$111$111$111$111$111$111$111$111$111$111
Barstow / Ontario / VictorvilleSan Bernardino$107$107$107$107$107$107$107$107$107$107$107$107
Death ValleyInyo $121$121$121$121$121$121$121$121$121$121$121$121
Eureka / Arcata / McKinleyvilleHumboldt$100$100$100$100$100$100$100$100$130$130$130$100
FresnoFresno$110$110$110$110$110$110$110$110$110$110$110$110
Los AngelesLos Angeles / Orange / Ventura / Edwards AFB less the city of Santa Monica$181$181$181$181$181$181$181$181$181$181$181$181
Mammoth LakesMono$135$135$135$135$135$135$135$135$135$135$135$135
Mill Valley / San Rafael / NovatoMarin$191$160$160$160$160$160$160$160$191$191$191$191
MontereyMonterey$161$161$161$161$161$161$161$161$161$223$223$161
NapaNapa$209$209$160$160$160$160$209$209$209$209$209$209
OakhurstMadera $102$102$102$102$102$102$102$133$133$133$133$133
OaklandAlameda$186$186$186$195$195$195$186$186$186$186$186$186
Palm SpringsRiverside$140$140$140$140$140$140$140$107$107$107$107$107
Point Arena / GualalaMendocino$125$125$125$125$125$125$125$125$125$125$125$125
SacramentoSacramento$140$140$140$140$140$140$140$140$140$140$140$140
San DiegoSan Diego$173$173$173$173$173$173$173$173$173$173$173$173
San FranciscoSan Francisco$334$244$244$302$302$302$302$302$302$302$302$334
San Luis ObispoSan Luis Obispo$118$124$124$124$124$124$124$124$124$124$124$118
San Mateo / Foster City / BelmontSan Mateo$231$193$193$231$231$231$231$231$231$231$231$231
Santa BarbaraSanta Barbara$171$171$171$171$171$171$171$171$171$224$224$171
Santa CruzSanta Cruz$130$130$130$130$130$130$130$130$168$168$168$130
Santa Monica City limits of Santa Monica$248$248$248$248$248$248$248$248$248$301$301$248
Santa RosaSonoma$158$158$158$158$158$158$158$158$158$158$158$158
South Lake TahoeEl Dorado$135$135$135$119$119$119$119$119$119$135$135$135
Standard RateApplies for all locations without specified rates$96$96$96$96$96$96$96$96$96$96$96$96
Stockton San Joaquin$136$136$136$136$136$136$136$136$136$136$136$136
Sunnyvale / Palo Alto / San JoseSanta Clara$241$241$241$253$253$253$241$241$241$241$241$241
Tahoe CityPlacer$122$122$122$122$122$122$122$122$122$122$122$122
TruckeeNevada $128$128$128$128$128$128$128$128$128$128$128$128
VisaliaTulare$112$112$112$112$112$112$112$112$112$112$112$112
West Sacramento / DavisYolo$127$127$127$127$127$127$127$127$127$127$127$127
Yosemite National ParkMariposa$126$126$126$119$119$119$119$119$126$126$126$126
 

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: 2021-08-09