NRA Study Shows Tipped Employees Are Well Compensated

Published: 06/01/2004

Washington -The National Restaurant Association recently announced the results of a nationwide operator survey which found that nationally, the average hourly earnings of wait staff range from $17.10 for entry-level servers to $22.20 for more experienced servers. ""These figures confirm what restaurant owners and employees already know - that wait staff positions are not just flexible, but well-paying as well.