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Old April 18th, 2010, 10:10 AM
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Originally Posted by Mike M View Post
A waiter would love to receive the full $12/day.

The $12/day is divided between the waiter, asst waiter, steward and on some lines the Head Waiter, Head Housekeeper and behind the scenes crew.

The waiter ends up with about $3/pp/day.

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We always have received envelope for the asst. waiter, steward and head waiter on the lines we have been on..Why we have to tip the Head Housekeeper I don't know.. and I do assume that the wait staff does tip the behind scenes crew..
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