For Lenders/Verifiers

Lenders/verifiers should call 1-800-367-5690 or go to The Work Number (the Verifier section). The FCPS code is 18432. Please note that you may need a Salary Key Code which is to be set up and provided by the Employee for security purposes. FCPS does not create or provide Salary Key Codes for the Employees. The lender/verifier should contact the employee to obtain the Salary Key Code. If you are experiencing technical problems, please contact The Work Number client service center at 1-800-996-7566.

Below is a chart that describes the two types of verification that are available for Frederick County Public Schools employees. They are the basic verification and the full verification. The second column describes what information will be provided to the verifier based upon which level is selected and the third column explains what is needed from the employee to verify their employment.

Verification Levels

Information Provided

What is Needed

Basic Verification (Usually required for reference checks).
  • First name, middle initial, and last name spelled out
  • Employment Status, e.g., Active, Permanent, Temporary
  • Projected Separated date, if applicable
  • Total time employed at FCPS
  • Job Title
Full Verification
(major loans, mortgages, car loans)
All the above information plus:
  • Total rate of pay
  • Gross earnings, year to date, with a breakdown for overtime
  • Gross earnings, for prior 2 years
  • Pay schedule – 22 pays or 26 pays

All other verification of employment requests, such as the following, can be faxed to the confidential fax number at 1-443-458-0138 along with the release signature of the individual:

  • Disability paperwork
  • Lost wages (from insurance companies, lawyer's offices)