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Salary Requirement Letter Example

The salary requirement letter example below states a ballpark, but firm range. It's a good idea to state a range verses an exact figure, to leave the door open for negotiation.

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Mary A. Smith
123 Any Street • Any City • CA • 12345
Phone: (123) 555-0000 • Email: msmith@xyz1.com

January 1, 2000


Attn: John Doe, Manager
Abc Company, Inc.
123 Industrial Park
Any City, CA 12345

Dear Mr. Doe:

In response to your request, my salary requirement is in the mid-to-high $60K range. It is negotiable depending on the job requirements and benefits Abc Company offers.

If you need more information, please don't hesitate to contact me again.



Mary A. Smith

cc [Names for copies]

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