Jobs that get the biggest tips

Exotic dancers. Sommeliers. Casino dealers. These jobs rake in the biggest tips per hour, according to a survey by Payscale.

Banquet captain

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  • Median hourly tips: $7.30
  • Median hourly income: $16.30
  • % of income from tips: 45%

Banquet captains supervise workers at catering events held in banquet halls, hotels and convention centers.

Salaries vary a lot depending on the company and location, as well as level of experience. According to PayScale, banquet managers at four-star hotels can make $60,000 or more in salary and tips but half that is more typical.

  @CNNMoney - Last updated December 04 2012 05:45 AM ET

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