In recent days, a scandal has erupted on social media because Hooters presented its waitresses’ new uniforms, which “look like underwear,” according to complaints from a number of chain employees.
However, one of the arguments cited in favor of the said outfit is that The more advice the girls receive.
Now, the Hooters waitress has gone viral on social media after pointing out on TikTok how much money she makes per week just in tips, in addition to her salary.
Tiktoker is spreading fast for his tips
In a clip of about a minute long, young Kirsten Songer, who works in a branch of the South Carolina restaurant chain, known as “Girl of Flat Horns” (Girl of Flat Horns), indicated that her advice ranged from 50 to 408 dollars a day (that is, between 1,000 and 8200 pesos approx).
“That’s what I earn in a week at Hooters,” said Songer. “This is a really good week for the show, because I’ve had some really great transformations and then some not-so-great ones.”
Songer added the tips and calculated that he earned $1,308. (approximately 26 thousand 388 pesos) tip for the week, that is, his potential monthly income is between 105 thousand and 548 dollars.
Also, in one year, the amount of earnings can be close to $70,000, a number similar to the salary income of transportation inspectors and insurance appraisers.
It must also be said that although the tip was generous, a man gave him $60 (one thousand and 210 pesos). just to “talk to him”.
The amount of gratuity earnings is staggering when you consider that in South Carolina you can earn an average wage of $2.13 per hour.
So far, the video has garnered 9,748 likes, 319 comments, and 401 shares.
Tips are causing a stir on TikTok
TikTok users did not miss the opportunity and shared their surprise about the reality of working at Hooters and how employees make their living largely through tips.
One tiktoker user wrote, “$2.13 is ridiculous. I don’t understand how this can be legal,” while another added, “That’s why it’s so important to tip! That’s what we trust!”
Another added, “Waiters in British Columbia make $4 an hour, what a right.”
It must be said that Tiktoker Kirsten Songer went viral at the end of last year, after she made a video that she shared What a day as a waitress horns And more recently to show the differences between old and new Hooters girls’ shorts, like many other young women.
Similarly, the 22-year-old girl, He is a graduate of the University of South Carolina He is currently attending medical school in addition to working as a Hooters waiter.
Big tips and low wages
It’s important to note that anyone who works at a restaurant, regardless of state in the United States, must receive a minimum payment of $7.25 an hour, including tips, as of 2019.
Restaurant servers can earn a “cash minimum wage” based on minimum wage rules in their states.
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