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Are Restaurants Sexist? Study Finds Women Lag in Service-Job Earnings

The Daily Beast

Servers who earn tips can be paid $2.13 an hour as long as their tips close the gap between that and minimum wage ($7.25), but many restaurants ignore this mandate, according to the Restaurant Opportunities Center United, the lead group authoring the study. Other study sponsors include the National Organization for Women and the National Women’s Law Center.