Before choosing a printer, you'll need to evaluate your needs carefully. First, what is your printing volume going to be? Will you be printing 1000, 5000 or 10000 annually? What kind of ID cards will you be using? Will you need single-sided, dual-sided, color or lamination? What kind of security will you need? Standard magnetic encoding? What are the physical features and dimensions you need? As you can see, there are many questions you'll need to answer first.
However, if you've done your homework, below are the leading ID Printer brands to consider:
Depending on the requirements of the printer, one of the above brands will meet your needs.