Tipping & Etiquette Guide for the U.S.

As of 2016




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Bar & Restaurant

Service Tip $
Bartender 15% total bill, $1 per drink minimum
Waiter 15-22% depending on service
Delivery Person 10% or $2 minimum
Takeout No tip required

Hotel

Service Tip $
Bellman, Porter $1-2 per bag
Housekeeper $2-5 per night
Valet $2-5
Room Service $5 minimum

Travel

Service Tip $
Cab 10%
Chauffer 15-20%
Skycap $2 first bag, $1 per additional bag

Personal-Service

Service Tip $
Barber/Hairstylist 15-20%
Manicurist 15%
Spa Service 15-20%
Masseuse 10-20%
Shoe Shine $2-3