Bill could increase minimum wage for workers who earn tips

New Jersey lawmakers are considering a bill that

New Jersey lawmakers are considering a bill that would increase the minimum wage for those who earn tips. (July 16, 2014 7:38 PM)

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.

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