Income and
Employment Verification

Verify applicant income and employment information within seconds.
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Your Partner for Secure, Rapid Income and Employment Data

With more than 100,000,000 active records, The Work Number® provides instant income and employment data to verify applicant provided information.


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Income and Employment Verification

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

Employment Verification

Instantly obtain an applicant's employment information.

Best-In-Class Database

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

24/7 Access

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

Help Mitigate Risk, Grow Your Business

With the right data, lenders can lend to an expanded pool of applicants.

Proof Lenders Should Verify Income for Prime Consumers

Prime isn't always perfect. New research shows why lenders should always verify income and employment -- even for borrowers with a “prime” credit score. 

By The Numbers

See why employers trust The Work Number for all their employee verification needs. 


Over 110 million active income and employment records from over a million employers across a variety of industries. 


Employment records contributed from over one million employers—public and private, small to large, across a variety of industries.


Credentialed verifiers from a wide range of industries use The Work Number solutions.

Understanding Employment and Income Impacts of COVID-19

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 and employment verification products and services available.
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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 verifications.
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Find answers to login questions, review your information, and grant credentialed verifiers access to salary information in one place. 

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