FY 2021 Per Diem Rates for California

 

Lodging by month (excluding taxes) | October 2020 - September 2021

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  2020
 Oct
Nov Dec 2021
 Jan
Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep
Standard RateApplies for all locations without specified rates$96$96$96$96$96$96$96$96$96$96$96$96
Antioch / Brentwood / ConcordContra Costa$165$165$165$165$165$165$165$165$165$165$165$165
Bakersfield / RidgecrestKern$116$116$116$116$116$116$116$116$116$116$116$116
Barstow / Ontario / VictorvilleSan Bernardino$111$111$111$111$111$111$111$111$111$111$111$111
Death ValleyInyo $130$109$109$109$130$130$130$130$130$130$130$130
Eureka / Arcata / McKinleyvilleHumboldt$101$101$101$101$101$101$101$101$129$129$129$101
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$182$168$168$182$182$182$182$182$182$182$182$182
Mammoth LakesMono$126$126$148$148$148$148$148$126$126$126$126$126
Mill Valley / San Rafael / NovatoMarin$189$166$166$166$166$166$166$166$189$189$189$189
MontereyMonterey$166$166$166$166$166$166$166$166$240$240$240$166
NapaNapa$213$213$160$160$160$160$213$213$213$213$213$213
OakhurstMadera $104$104$104$104$104$104$104$137$137$137$137$137
OaklandAlameda$189$189$189$189$189$189$189$189$189$189$189$189
Palm SpringsRiverside$114$144$144$144$144$144$144$114$114$114$114$114
Point Arena / GualalaMendocino$129$129$129$129$129$129$129$129$129$129$129$129
SacramentoSacramento$145$145$145$145$145$145$145$145$145$145$145$145
San DiegoSan Diego$161$161$161$161$181$181$181$181$181$181$161$161
San FranciscoSan Francisco$288$288$288$333$333$333$270$270$270$270$270$288
San Luis ObispoSan Luis Obispo$124$124$124$124$124$124$124$124$124$124$124$124
San Mateo / Foster City / BelmontSan Mateo$222$222$222$222$222$222$222$222$222$222$222$222
Santa BarbaraSanta Barbara$177$177$177$177$177$177$177$177$177$228$228$177
Santa CruzSanta Cruz$128$128$128$128$128$128$128$128$172$172$172$128
Santa Monica City limits of Santa Monica$239$239$239$239$239$239$239$239$284$284$284$239
Santa RosaSonoma$157$157$157$157$157$157$157$157$157$157$157$157
South Lake TahoeEl Dorado$135$135$135$120$120$120$120$120$120$135$135$135
Stockton San Joaquin$140$140$140$140$140$140$140$140$140$140$140$140
Sunnyvale / Palo Alto / San JoseSanta Clara$245$245$245$245$245$245$245$245$245$245$245$245
Tahoe CityPlacer$124$124$124$124$124$124$124$124$124$124$124$124
TruckeeNevada $126$126$126$126$126$126$126$126$126$126$126$126
VisaliaTulare$113$113$113$113$113$113$113$113$113$113$113$113
West Sacramento / DavisYolo$133$133$133$133$133$133$133$133$133$133$133$133
Yosemite National ParkMariposa$120$120$136$136$136$136$136$136$136$136$136$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  
Standard RateApplies for all locations without specified rates$55$13$14$23$5$41.25
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
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