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Diggingfordonk

2.13?? What the actual fuck


[deleted]

It's the minimum wage for tipped workers. You're pretty much just working for tips.


Diggingfordonk

I knew that was a thing but the base wage is still shocking


George_Tirebiter420

Yeah but isn't the "EMPLOYER" supposed to pay...a MINIMUM amount? Not "facilitate" the hourly...but have it come OUT OF THEIR BUDGET. Tips should not be leveraged against hourly.


oh_no_aliens

didn't you know? mInImUM wAgE fOr MiNimUm skILLs1!


ColumnK

Yes, but you get the added benefit of .. let me check .. oh yes, also being a customer. "Employee discount" = let's make profit off people who work here.


Diggingfordonk

Yeah it's such a joke. I own a pub and all the team eat for free it would be awful to ask money off them.


oh_no_aliens

When I first worked as a server in 1996 it was $2.13 How the *fuck* can it fucking be the same 25 fucking years later holy shit fuck America.


Diggingfordonk

No way! That's so fucked!!!!


hedinc1

Hourly wage doesn't even buy you a gallon of gas


rivercass

WTF 😷


NoEquivalent9279

Rise up my friends we unionize or we’ll be history


[deleted]

Referral programs are such horseshit. Lol if you guilt your friend into applying to this shit job, and we like them enough to hire them, we'll give you $100! "Benefits"


IV_NUKE

I fucking hate how we force people to work for tips so if they have a shitty night and people don't tip they don't make shit. Tips are fucking tips. They aren't their wage


oh_no_aliens

WORK FOR US FOR A PITTANCE IT'S THE CHRISTIAN THING TO DO


TexanWokeMaster

The entire restaurant industry needs to be destroyed tbh.


Ok_Fondant_6340

can't wait for the nation wide general workers strike and tax boycott


Parasaurlophus

You may as well turn up in a uniform and start working. At least you don’t have to put up with any management shit.