County Employment Verification

What is the process?

Type of Employment Verification Information

Credit Bureaus. lenders, and business establishments can request the following employment information upon written authorization of the employee:

  • Length of employment, including actual start date
  • Employee status: permanent, probationary, temporary
  • Job title
  • Salary range
  • Salary steps

General information may be requested by anyone in response to specific questions, including:

  • Employing department
  • Specific job title
  • Salary range for the classification only

Obtaining Verification

To verify employment please use one of the options below or complete the Contact form

TELEPHONE REQUESTS:  Telephone requests can be made by calling [805] 781-5959 and pressing 9 at the main menu.  Human Resources will only confirm "yes" or "no" to information that you provide. 

SALARY REQUESTS:  Lenders or others needing detailed salary information should email the request to [email protected].  Alternately, you can fax requests to [805] 781-5045 ATTN: PAYROLL.  Please be sure to state the employee's complete legal name and Social Security number in your request.

SPECIFIC REQUESTS:  If you need specific information please send a signed release from the employee along with your request to [email protected].  Alternately you can fax the release and request to [805] 781-1044 or mail to: Human Resources, Attention: AST, 1055 Monterey St #D250, San Luis Obispo, CA 93408.

Who is eligible?

Credit bureaus or business establishments may request employment verification as described above upon written authorization of the employee.

Anyone can request general information for an employee including the employing department, job title, and salary range.

When and where is this service offered?

This service is available throughout the year during regular business hours except during scheduled holidays.

Location, directions and hours of operation

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Monday - Friday 8-5

1055 Monterey Street Suite D250
San Luis Obispo, CA 93408

Tel: (805) 781-5959

Fax: (805) 781-1044


No, we can only verify information you provide over the phone.  If you need specific information please review Step 2 above.

Due to COVID19 safety procedures there is reduced staff in office and some calls may go to voice mail.  If you leave your name, call back number, and request a staff member will call you back within one business day.