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  •  Any idea what the average percentage is? (0+ / 0-)

    I’ve seen very little trustworthy data, and that little is about 20 years old.  I rarely eat out, but I’ve used 20% of the full amount as my standard tip for the last 10-15 years.

    •  I can only offer anecdotal evidence, (2+ / 0-)
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      BMScott, Norm in Chicago

      but the servers I know says it varies widely, from nothing at all, to occasionally twenty to thirty percent.  And that of course requires that the restaurant is actually drawing customers during their shift, which is pretty much out of the servers' control.

      Hey GOP! You'll get my Obamacare when you pry it from my cold, dead hands. And thanks to Obamacare, that just may be awhile.

      by jazzmaniac on Thu May 01, 2014 at 06:51:03 AM PDT

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