Verifying Employment & Income

This page provides information for businesses and organizations seeking to verify employment and income. The University of Oklahoma uses The Work Number to provide automated employment and income verification for our employees.

Businesses & Organizations

Access Options

Option 1:  www.theworknumber.com
Use a credit card or become a member to get instant online verifications.

Option 2:  1-800-367-5690
Use a credit card or become a member to get a spoken or faxed verification in minutes.

Obtaining Proof of Employment Only

  • Contact The Work Number online or by phone (1-800-367-5690).
  • Follow the prompted instructions.
  • You will need the following information:
    • University of Oklahoma Employer Code: 13879
    • Employee’s social security number provided by the employee.

Obtaining Proof of Employment and Income

  • Contact The Work Number online or by phone (1-800-367-5690).
  • Follow the prompted instructions.
  • You will need the following information:
    • University of Oklahoma Employer Code: 13879
    • Employee’s social security number provided by the employee.
  • The employee must provide you with a Salary Key to authorize your access. Employees can find instructions for getting a Salary Key here.  

Special Instructions for Social Services Agencies

Registered Agencies
  • Get verifications at www.theworknumber.com/socialservices or 1-800-660-3399.
  • Enter your registered fax number, if applicable, or other identifying codes.
  • Your verification will be faxed directly to this pre-registered fax number.
New Agencies

Please call 1-800-996-7566 to register to use The Work Number. Registration is a one-time process and takes approximately 48 hours.

Help

The Work Number Client Service Center
1-800-996-7566 (Voice)
1-800-424-0253 (TTY – Deaf)
Monday – Friday, 7am–8pm (CST)

Frequently Asked Questions