What Is the Minimum Wage for Waiters & Waitresses?

Answer Waiters and waitresses are tipped employees since tips make up a substantial portion of their income. Federal law recognizes a tipped worker as one that frequently and customarily receives more tha... Read More »

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How to Calculate Minimum Wage for Waitresses?

Waitresses are also known as food and beverage servers. These workers get their earnings from a combination of direct hourly wages and customer tips. The U.S. Department of Labor defines a tipped w... Read More »

Why should you tip the pizza guy (or waiters and waitresses)?

I work as a server at a buffet style restaurant. A LOT of people don't tip us because they think we don't do anything but bring plates and refill drinks. Let me explain why that's an ignorant assum... Read More »

What year did the federal minimum wage go into effect&how much was the minimum wage?

The United States has not always had a minimum-wage law. The federally mandated minimum-wage law began in 1938. It was enacted by the Franklin D. Roosevelt administration. At the time, the federall... Read More »

Do waiters/waitresses pocket tips left on their table?

They are supposed to tell the IRS what they make in tips, Haha, a few I've known will make itminimum wage and not tell about the other monies (sometimes a lot)One of the waitresses that answered d... Read More »