Application letter for Pending Salary | Request to Boss for Salary release

Learn, how to write a request letter for pending salary?

Writing a letter asking for salary release! Any person works somewhere for salary so that his financial condition can be good, but if salary is not paid on time, then what to do for it? 

Sometimes it is seen that even after several months of work, salary does not start or delay in salary.

In such a situation, first of all we should try to know what could be the reasons for delay or pending salary and what we should do for it:

  • Economic condition of the company deteriorating or lack of money.
  • Employee suspension.

The only simple solution to all this is that by writing a letter or mail, you put your problem in front of management. If you also have to write a letter to solve this problem of salary and do not understand how to write it, then ....

Here is an sample of some request letter for you:

  1. Sample letter to release of salary for the previous month.
  2. Sample letter for payment of salary pending for last 3 months.
  3. Sample letter for start paying salary.

Pending salary request letter

Sample 1. (Request letter to release last month salary)


HR Manager,

Company Name ……

Company Address.......

Subject: Regarding release of salary for the previous month.


Through this letter, I want to inform you that I have not received salary for last month, due to which my family and I are facing financial crisis. I do not have any other source of income. I have been working in this company for the last 3 years but there was never any delay in salary.

Therefore, you are requested to take action related to release of salary, and please release my salary for last one month.

Thanking you.

Yours sincerely,

Rakesh Kumar

Office assistant,


Date ...

Read this also: Sample letter for salary increase (How to properly ask for a raise via email)

Sample 2. (Request mail for payment of salary pending for last 3 months)


Human Resources Manager,

Company Name ……

City, State.

Subject: Regarding payment of my pending salaries.


The humble request is that I have been working in your office for the last two years, but I have not been paid my salary for the last three months. I had given you a letter regarding this subject, in which I had written that due to non-payment of salary and rising inflation, I am facing financial crisis.

Therefore, once again you are requested to release the salary of three months soon.

Thanking you.

Yours sincerely,




Date ………

Sample 3. (letter for start paying salary)



Human resource department,

Company Name ……

City, State.

Subject: Regarding my salary.


Through this letter I have to inform you that I have been working in this company for one year, but my salary has not been started yet. In this regard, I had also written a letter to you earlier, for which I did not get any reply from your good office. You may not have had the time to consider it. But for me, the situation is getting worse day by day.

Therefore, you are requested to take action and please start paying my salary.

Thanking you.

Yours sincerely,





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