Tip is a kind of gratuity given as extra payments to any service worker after receiving any service. Use this Tip Calculator to estimate the amount of tip for a certain service. Though tips are not that mandatory, it is a common practice to offer tips for services (especially in restaurants) in the United States and Canada.
Cost of the Service(s)
Input the cost of the service you received and the Tip Calculator will find you all the possible tips for different rates. In US, the tips rate is usually 15 percent of the before tax meal price. Following table shows the typical rate of tip in the US region.
|Services||Typical Rate for Tip|
|Food Delivery||15%-20% depending on the distance, total price, etc.|
|Hotel Room Service||Normally the charge is included in the price already. If not, 15-20%.|
|Hotel Housekeeping||Not expected, $1-$2 per person per night.|
|Automotive Services, Mechanic||Not expected, Or a few dollar depending on the amount.|
|Mover, Furniture, or Appliance Delivery||Not expected, Or $5, $10, $20 each depending on the amount.|
|Plumber, Handyman, Electrician, Cleaner, or Other Home Services||Not expected, Or $5, $10, $20 each depending on the amount.|
|Hairstylists, Barber, Nail Service, etc.||10%-20%|
|Taxi or Limo Drivers||15%-20%|
|Shuttle Drivers, Parking Attendant||$1-$3|
|Tour Guides||$1-$5 depending on the length of the tour.|