Income and
Employment Verification

Income and employment verifications within seconds.
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Your Partner for Secure, Rapid Income and Employment Data

With more than 119 million active records, The Work Number®  helps you verify employment and income data and check applicant provided information.


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Income and Employment Verification

Get third-party verifications of employment and income provided directly from employers.

Verification of Employment

Instantly obtain an applicant's employment records and check employment.

Best-In-Class Database

Market leader in income and employment verification services via the largest, commercial repository of payroll information in the United States, with more than one million employers contributing income and employment information each pay cycle.

24/7 Access

There are many ways to get the data you need. Choose to retrieve income and employment history however and whenever you need it.

Help Mitigate Risk, Grow Your Business

With the right income and employment records, lenders can lend to an expanded pool of applicants.
By The Numbers

See why employers trust The Work Number for their online income and employment verification needs. 


More than 119 million active income and employment records from over a million employers across a variety of industries. 


Up-to-date income and employment history contributed from over one million employers—public and private, small to large, across a variety of industries.


The Work Number service fulfilled 223 million verification requests on behalf of consumers in 2020.

Understanding the Impacts of COVID-19 on Income and Employment Records

The Work Number® Portfolio Review with income and employment verification can help you manage consumer needs and credit risk.

Important Information at Your Fingertips

Learn more about the income verification and employment verification products and services available.
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Explore Verification Insights

Visit The Work Number Blog to learn more about how we can help give you a more informed view of individuals with timely, informative articles.
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Why Lenders Need to Verify Income for Prime Consumers

New data shows why it is important to verify employment and income on all applicants - even prime consumers. 
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How to Confirm Employment Using Third-Party Verifications

Learn how mortgage lenders can identify red flags and minimize risk when obtaining income and employment verification.

Looking to Manage Your Personal Employment and Income Data? 

Doing so is simple, secure, and fast. 

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