Employment Verification

  • Important Employment Verification Information

Prince George’s County Government uses The Work Number® to provide automated employment and income verification on our employees. Now you have a couple of options to get the information you need instantly.

Option 1


Go online and use a credit card or become a member to get instant Web verification.

Option 2


Call 800-367-5690 and use a credit card or become a member to get a voiced or faxed verification in minutes.

To Obtain Proof of Employment Only


  1. Contact The Work Number by using one of the above options.
  2. Follow the prompted instructions.
  3. You will need the following information:
    • Prince George’s County Government’s Employer Code: 13447
    • Employee’s Social Security Number provided by the employee.

To Obtain Proof of Employment Plus Income


  1. Use the instructions for obtaining proof of employment.
  2. You will need the additional information:
  3. A Salary Key/Authorization Code provided by the employee. (Employees may get a Salary Key by going online or calling 800-367-2884.)

Resources and Support


For additional questions or more information regarding the benefits of membership, please call:
The Work Number Client Service Center
Monday - Friday; 7 a.m. - 8 p.m. (CST)
Phone: 800-996-7566
TTY: 800-424-0253

Step-by-step instruction guides on how to use The Work Number are included below. 

Employee Record Requests 


To view an employee record, such as a personnel file, a request must be submitted with a completed release waiver or the OHRM Employee Information Release Authorization Form to the People Operations HR Service Management Unit, Records Management Team at HRService@co.pg.md.us.