Tipped workers in D.C. are disproportionately people of color: Composition of District of Columbia workforce by race/ethnicity, all D.C. workers and tipped workers
|Category||White||Black||Hispanic, any race||Asian or other race/ethnicity|
|All D.C. workers||45%||33%||12%||10%|
Notes: Data are for workers whose place of work is in the District of Columbia. Hispanic workers include Hispanics of any race, and the race/ethnicity categories are mutually exclusive (e.g., “white” refers to non-Hispanic white). Tipped occupations are listed in Appendix Table A1.
Source: EPI analysis of American Community Survey microdata, pooled years 2012–2016 (Ruggles et al. 2018)