The Guilfordian

Standardizing pay for servers: tips aren’t an income

Renee Dehart, Staff Writer

September 20, 2013

Would you rather make $2.13 an hour or $16.37? The answer seems obvious, but there is still much debate in America’s service industry. The United States maintains low standards of hourly pay for service workers. Across North Carolina, servers make a base pay of only $2.13 an hour and survive...