Tag: tipped minimum wage

  • The Rich Less Likely To Support Raising Minimum Wage

    The Rich Less Likely To Support Raising Minimum Wage

    The guy who whipped your Bojangles' biscuits? He doesn't have any paid sick days. The woman who served your dynamite shrimp at The Cheesecake Factory? She earns less than $5 an hour before tips. Working conditions in America's restaurants are notoriously lousy, and according to a new survey, diners actually care... Continue Reading

  • Most Undesirable Job In America?

    Most Undesirable Job In America?

    When you were last at The Cheesecake Factory, did you know that the person who scribbled down your order doesn't have any paid sick days? Did you know the person who made your Mud Pie Mojo at Coldstone Creamery is very likely earning under $9 an hour? If she's working 40 hours a week, that's an annual income... Continue Reading