r/antiwork Jan 14 '22 Silver 5 Helpful 16 Wholesome 10

So sorry, I'm broke so I can only pay you $77 for my food. You were great though.

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u/RTLIVIN Jan 15 '22

Where do you live that a full 8 hour shift is only 12$? I’m genuinely curious

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u/habitat11 Jan 15 '22

America? That's the wages of servers in America. They are allowed to be paid under minimum wage bcz of tips, if they don't make the federal minimum wage with their tips the employer has to pay them the federal minimum wage at least.

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u/[deleted] Jan 15 '22

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u/Abbaddonhope Jan 15 '22 edited Jan 15 '22

Yeah in the states we are all referring to, if your tips do not equal or exceed minimum wage you must be paid the minimum wage. Currently trying to find one that doesnt

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u/Abbaddonhope Jan 15 '22

Replied to the wrong person