Tipped workers earn more per hour in San Francisco and Seattle than they do in D.C.: Median hourly wage of all tipped workers and of servers and bartenders, in San Francisco, Seattle, and the District of Columbia (2017 dollars)
|District of Columbia||San Francisco||Seattle|
|Servers & bartenders||$14.24||$17.16||$15.22|
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Notes: Wages include both base wages and tips. Values for Seattle reflect all of King County, Washington.
Source: EPI analysis of American Community Survey microdata, pooled years 2012–2016 (Ruggles et al. 2018)