PHILADELPHIA (WTXF) - A new survey found that a large percentage of Americans are in favor of getting rid of tipping altogether, while also identifying the cities with the best tippers.
The new Zagat survey found that 43% of Americans were in favor of getting rid of tipping altogether. Despite that statistic, Americans typically tip about 18%.
Diners in New Orleans and Miami were the most supportive of doing away with tipping with 42% and 40% saying they “hate it.”
The survey also found that Philadelphia is home to the best tippers, with diners usually leaving about 20%.
After Philadelphia, Denver and Washington D.C. were found to be more likely to show their server extra appreciated by tipping 19.5% and 19.2% respectively.
According to the survey, diners in Portland were the worst tippers, leaving about 16.5% on average.
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