Statistician Cover Letter [Samples]

Learn how to write a statistician cover letter. Use our sample statistician cover letters as templates for your impressive cover letter.

Sample 1 – Statistician Cover Letter

[Donna Summer]
[456 Main Street]
[Columbia, NC 29996]

[February 8, 2020]

[Bernice Jackson]
[HR Manager]
[Department of Labor]
[Columbia, NC 29996]

RE: [Statistician, Ref# 123456, 02/01/2020]

Dear [Ms. Jackson]:

I am submitting my resume in response to the recently advertised statistician position at Department of Labor. 

I believe that my training and experience closely match your requirements and my additional qualifications in [SAS programming] will make me an asset to your organization.

Some key points that are relevant to this statistician position include:

  • I received my [Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics] from [Rutgers University].
  • I have experience in working with databases and large datasets.
  • My particular areas of expertise include working with internal and external clients to understand business need and requirements, identify project activities, and recommend alternative approaches and contingencies if appropriate.
  • I have proven myself to be a highly motivated statistician with the ability to remain focused in high stress environments.

I am convinced that my commitment to meeting clients expectations and the ability to function as an integral part of a team would allow me to make a valuable contribution to the tradition of excellence at Department of Labor.

A challenging environment such as yours will give me the opportunity to make the best use of my skills and experience as a statistician. 

I would welcome the opportunity to interview for this position and discuss how I can fulfill your requirements. 

Please contact me via phone or email to arrange a mutually convenient time and date for us to meet.

Thank you in advance for your time and consideration.


[Donna Summer]

Sample 2 – Statistician Cover Letter

[Full Name]
[City, State, Zip Code]
[Phone Number]
[Email Address]


[Name of Manager]
[Name of Company]
[City, State, Zip Code]

Dear [Mr./Ms. Last Name of Manager]:

Enclosed please find my resume. I am very interested in applying for the position of statistician that was advertised on [Name of Website] on [Date], and am confident that you will find my skills ideally applicable to your needs.

Thank you in advance for your consideration. I look forward to meeting with you to discuss this opportunity.


[Full Name]

Cover Letter Tips:

• The letter should be short and to the point. No more than one page.
• The sentences should also be short. 
• The letter should be written on the same paper as the resume and use the same font and header.
• The font should be easy to read and not larger than 12pt or smaller than 10pt.
• The letter should be included with the resume.
• The letter should be typed in formal business-letter style and not handwritten.