Median hourly pay of tipped workers, nontipped workers, and waitstaff/bartenders by state tipped minimum wage level (2016 dollars)

State tipped-minimum-wage level
Nationwide Low ($2.13 tipped min. wage) Medium (between $2.13 and regular min. wage) Equal treatment (regular min. wage before tips)
Nontipped workers $17.54 $16.80 $17.85 $18.38
Relative to equal treatment states -8.6% -2.9%
All tipped workers $11.00 $10.19 $10.99 $12.04
Relative to equal treatment states -15.3% -8.7%
Waitstaff & bartenders $10.67 $10.05 $10.76 $12.09
Relative to equal treatment states -16.9% -11.0%

Source: EPI analysis of Current Population Survey Outgoing Rotation Group microdata (U.S. Census Bureau CPS-ORG), 2014–2016

View the underlying data on epi.org.