Employment/Income Verification Process - The Work Number
Just follow the simple steps outlined below to provide proof of your employment and income.
You’ll want to print this information, to file with your important records, and to provide information to the person needing proof of employment/income.
Lowe's Companies, Inc. is now using The Work Number for a faster way to obtain proof of employment or income.
The Work Number is an automated service available anytime, anywhere. This service is used for mortgage applications, reference checks, loan applications, and apartment leases - anything you need that requires proof of employment and/or income. It is secure, accurate, and best of all it’s available 24/7!
For Proof of Employment
Give the person needing your proof of employment (the verifier) the following information:
For Proof of Employment plus Income
Visit www.theworknumber.com/employee or call 1-800-367-2884 (an interactive voice response system) or 1-800-996-7566 (a "live" customer service representative available 8 a.m. to 9 p.m., EST, Monday through Friday)
Enter the following information:
Your default PIN scheme is the last 4 digits of your Social Security Number plus the month and year of your birthday. Following is an example of a default PIN scheme:
Employee Name: Mary Jane Doe
Employee SSN: 123-45-6789
Employee Birth Date: 01/21/1950
Employee Default Pin: 67890150
Select to obtain a Salary Key – Write down the salary key given to you
Give the person needing proof of your employment and income (the verifier) the following information:
The Work Number Client Service Center: 1-800-996-7566 (Voice)
Mon. – Fri., 8 a.m. – 9 p.m. (EST) 1-800-424-0253 (TTY – Deaf)
Please utilize this process for all employment or income verification requests.