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25 Short & Sweet Thank You Notes for the Bonus

25 Short & Sweet Thank You Notes for the Bonus

It always feels great to receive a bonus from your employers, especially when it comes near the holiday seasons. The best thing you can do in that situation is to show appreciation by sending a thank you for the bonus note.

If you were considering sending one, but didn’t know what to write, here are some examples of well-crafted thank you notes.


Notes to thank your boss for a Christmas bonus


01I am grateful to have received a Christmas bonus – it’s perfect timing! I hope you enjoy the holiday, see you next year.


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02I am thankful for the recent Christmas bonus, and am amazed at the percentage allocated to me. I am excited to be part of your team and what this coming year will bring, happy Christmas holiday.


03The Christmas bonus was an awesome surprise and I am so grateful. I am looking forward to continuing to work for the company for many years, happy New Year.


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04I am grateful and delighted with this year’s Christmas bonus. Being recognized for my contributions financially is exciting and humbling, I am looking for more great things next year.


05I have learned a lot through your leadership skills and I am thankful for the chance to be part of your team. The Christmas bonus, acknowledging our accomplishments, is a welcomed surprise.



06What a great surprise to receive a Christmas bonus this month. I didn’t expect to be included as I am less than six months old with your team, so, thank you for your consideration.


07I am grateful to be able to contribute to the team. You are a great boss and I enjoy working with you all, so much. Thank you for the bonus, happy new year.


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08I appreciate this year’s bonus because it has made me feel valued and appreciated. Thank you for considering and accepting my ideas in the IT project, Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.


09I enjoy working with you and the other team members, and this Christmas bonus means a lot to me. You are a fantastic boss who has always encouraged us to meet our targets.


10We had such an exciting time collaborating as a team and I thank you for the bonus allocated to me. We have done well this year and I hope it will even be better next year.


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11I am happy I was placed in your team because working with you has been so rewarding. I am pleased with the entire team’s spirit. Thank you for the bonus and for this year’s acknowledgment.


12I am excited about this year’s Christmas bonus and I look forward to seeing our team’s performance during the coming qualifying period. Have a wonderful Christmas holiday.



13Thank you for the bonus. I am also grateful for the positive feedback you gave me in the performance review. The amount is highly appreciated and I am looking forward to working with you next year.


14Thank you for the training and guidance you provided this year. It’s exciting to realize that our team had the best performance in the company and that has been reflected in the sum of the Christmas bonus.


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15Thank you for the bonus as this goes to show what an excellent company this is to work for. This money will make a huge difference for my family and me during this holiday season.


Thank you for the special bonus


16I have learned a lot working with you and enjoyed every moment. It’s always great to know that you are being appreciated financially, so thank you for the special bonus.


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17I really appreciate your understanding and am grateful for the chance to have been a part of your team in the recently completed project. Thank you for the bonus and I am sure that the next project will be easier.


18Thank you for the special bonus. I appreciate the effort and time you spent guiding me through my work challenges this year. I am grateful for recognizing my contribution to the team through this financial gesture.


19I am excited to be part of your amazing team and for this special bonus I’ve received for my hard work. It’s always satisfying to know that I am valued by the company and this money means a lot to me.


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20Being recognized with a financial package is amazing because I realize that my efforts mean a lot for the company. Thank you for the bonus and your thoughtfulness encourages me to do even better.


21The special bonus is very much appreciated. I also want to thank you for your advice about putting more effort into my work. I am glad that you saw my adjustment and felt that I deserved a special bonus for the work I did.



22This is one of the best days of my life to receive a special bonus for my work contributes to the company. It’s great to have something more in my pocket, and I am confident that this is an excellent company to work for.


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23It’s unbelievable that I am receiving a special bonus for my recent successful project. I am humbled and grateful for recognizing my abilities, thank you so much for believing in me.


24Thank you for the special bonus as it has made me feel appreciated for the contributions I am making to the team. Let me take this opportunity to thank you for your guidance which has helped me to put the best performance ever.


25It was a huge surprise to receive a special bonus because of the contributions I made to the team. I can’t thank you enough for this unexpected financial gesture and am also grateful to you for ensuring that there was a great team spirit.


Concluding thoughts

While some companies have a specific profit-sharing system such as bonuses, others don’t have. Therefore, receiving a bonus is humbling for employees. It shows that the company recognizes your efforts and contribution to the organization.

As an employee, it’s worthwhile to send a thank you note such as the ones above for that kind gesture from your company.


Juliette Lee

Monday 8th of April 2024

Love this blog! The content is always so relevant and insightful, keep up the great work!

Andre N. Wagner

Saturday 6th of April 2024

Keep up the amazing work! Can't wait to see what you have in store for us next.