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The Work Number

The Work Number and The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences  

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The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) uses The Work Number® to provide automated employment and income verifications on our employees. 

The Work Number is an automated service that provides you with the ability to quickly provide proof of your employment or income. You benefit from having control of the process, since you authorize access to your information. The Work Number provides verification services to over 50 million employees. It is widely known to mortgage lenders, banks, apartment complexes and others who may need proof of your employment or income, and it is easy for them to use.

The Work Number can be used anytime, anywhere – available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

How to Use The Work Number:

For Proof of Employment:

Step 1) Give the person needing proof of your employment, the verifier, the following information:

   •        Your Social Security Number:  (no dashes, no spaces)
   •        UAMS Employer Code:  14891
   •        The Work Number Access Options for Verifiers:

                      Option a) www.theworknumber.com
                      Option b) 1-800-367-5690

 To create a Salary Key:

A Salary Key is a six-digit number that allows one-time access to your salary information.

Step 1)  Access The Work Number either via the Web or telephone:
            a) www.theworknumber.com
            b) 1-800-367-2884

Step 2) Select the Employee option and Login.  To Login, have the following information:

   •        UAMS Employer Code:  14891 
   •        Your Social Security Number:  (no dashes, no spaces)
   •        Your PIN (full 8 digit birthday “MMDDYYYY”)

Step 3) Select the “Create a Salary Key” option and prepare to write down the six-digit number

Step 4) Give the person needing proof of your employment plus income, the verifier, the following information:

   •        Your Social Security Number: (no dashes, no spaces)
   •        UAMS Employer Code:  14891 
   •        Your Salary Key (from Step 3):
   •        The Work Number Access Options for Verifiers:

                        a)  www.theworknumber.com
                        b)  1-800-367-5690

 * Public Service Agencies please visit “Social Services” via the web at www.theworknumber.com  or call 1-800-660-3399.

 The Work Number Client Service Center

Monday – Friday:7:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.(CST)
1-800-996-7566
1-800-424-0253 (TTY – Deaf)

Important Information:

Frequently Asked Questions
Printable Tutorial
Featured Demo (bottom right of screen)
UAMS Poster
Social Services Guide
UAMS Procedure Card for Employees
UAMS Wallet Card for Employees
How to Create a Salary Key for Employees
Verification Response Card for Clients
Sample Verification of Employment
Sample Verification of Income
Brochure for Social Services