Access the Social Security Administration website, www.socialsecurity.gov, or visit a Social Security office. Their services are restricted to employers and authorized third-party representatives; you must verify that you are such before gaining access to the database. Fill out a Social Security Number Verification Service request form. Once approved, you will be mailed an access code.
Trace a Social Security Number to an employer using the access code. Your search will reveal the person’s employer or information on the person if he is the employer.
Locate a website that enables you to search using a Social Security Number. Examples include Direct Screening, Intelius, People Records and more. There is a fee for access to the report provided by these services.
Trace a Social Security Number to an employer using the Social Security Number report. The report provides information on a person's name, aliases, job, current and prior addresses and more.
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