Bill could increase minimum wage for workers who earn tips
New Jersey lawmakers are considering a bill that would increase the minimum wage for those who earn tips.
Currently, the minimum wage for most workers in New Jersey is $8.25 an hour. However, the current wage is only $2.13 an hour for workers who also earn tips, like restaurant servers and bartenders. The rest of the salary comes from tips.
Minimum wage for wait staff would more than...