Tip jar

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A tip jar, also known as a tip cup is a container, commonly a glass jars, into which customers can put a gratuity.wikipedia
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Piano bar

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A pianist at a piano bar may earn tips from a tip jar to supplementing the normally small salary.
Usually the pianist receives a small salary plus tips in a jar or basket on or near the piano, especially from patrons requesting a song traditionally written on a beverage napkin.

Mandatory tipping

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Judith Martin in her 2005 manners book opines that fast food restaurants will never charge mandatory tipping for their customers, despite the presence of tip jars, and considers tipping for non-table services to be inappropriate.

Gratuity

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A tip jar, also known as a tip cup is a container, commonly a glass jars, into which customers can put a gratuity.

United States

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Although common in many countries around the world, tip jars in food and drink establishments are ubiquitous in the United States.

Starbucks

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In one case, a court case resulted when supervisors and assistant managers claimed that they were entitled to a share at a Starbucks coffee outlet in New York.

Seinfeld

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A main theme of the Seinfeld episode "The Calzone" involves George Costanza trying to retrieve money he put into a tip jar.

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A main theme of the Seinfeld episode "The Calzone" involves George Costanza trying to retrieve money he put into a tip jar.

Insatiable (Warehouse 13)

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Myka begins to turn on Pete; he enters the taco truck and sees a tip jar.

At Home by Myself...With You

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The director, Kris Booth, put a tip jar on his desk at work for spare change.

The Calzone

One day at the Paisano restaurant, George puts some money into the tip jar but realizes his gesture was unnoticed by the employee.

Lavatory – Lovestory

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Lavatory – Lovestory is a 2007 Russian animated short film directed by Konstantin Bronzit, about a lavatory attendant who finds a flower bouquet in her tip jar.

The Metamorphosis of Prime Intellect

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While the online version was free, Williams provided a PayPal tip jar, which had raised $750 US by April 2003.

Houston Alternative Art

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The artists funded the project with proceeds from a tip jar at the front door.

EPIC Systems, Inc

A charity tip jar is additionally maintained at the front desk, and a monthly charity is selected to receive the spare change that is collected.

Classical Revolution

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Nontraditional venue costs are low, so that performing musicians often split audience donations at the end of the show, much like a communal tip jar.