Application letter to boss asking for a higher salary
When writing to request for a raise on your salary, consider the following and download this sample application for salary raise letter to ask higher salary.
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At some point in life, you may want or feel forced to ask for a salary increase, especially when you feel like you deserve one. This happens when you feel confident that you can provide your employer with a strong case for the raise you want to ask for, you can express yourself in writing through a salary increase letter. There are times when you need extra money, especially when you are achieving a new milestone in your life. Starting a family for example or organizing a hastily planned wedding. Your salary will definitely not be able to pay for all the arrangements, so you will need to look elsewhere.
How to write a salary raise letter to your employer?
One way to get extra money is to ask your employer. This letter will formalize your request and increase the chances of getting what you want and it explains why you need the money and that you intend to pay it all back. It also requests your employer to be discreet. You should always be polite when writing such a letter. Even when you're on great terms with your boss.
Example of an opening line for asking for a raise:
I am writing this application to you so that I can ask for some favor from you. As you know about the salary package and all details about it, I want you to help me. The issue is about money. As my sister is getting married next month, I want some money for making her dowry. Please do not discuss this with any other coworker. I want only you to help me out, I promise you to give the money back as soon as possible.
Using this document template is going to allow you to save considerable time and effort. You will be able to concentrate on the actual project instead of trying to create the actual file all over again. Download this application letter to ask for a higher salary to win time and to send it via email as soon as possible.
In the worst-case scenario, if you don't get a raise and you cannot switch jobs in a short time, but still need the extra money, ask if they can lend you the money and you can then decide among yourselves how and when you will pay the money back.
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