Is my job allowed to claim my tips on my pay stubs?

And my job only pays me #2.83 an hour. Is that legal?

Asked on January 22, 2013 under Employment Labor Law, Pennsylvania


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Answered 7 years ago | Contributor

Under many state labor laws one's employer is required to place a minimum amount of tips on an employee's pay stubs per pay period based upon a certain stated equation premised upon a number of hours the server works per week. What you have written about is proper.

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