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How much should you tip your barber?

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Tip amounts for barbers vary somewhat by the quality of service, but the general rule is to tip 15 to 20 percent of the bill for good service. A minimum tip of $1 is also standard. A good tip supports quality service and contributes to positive rapport.

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During the holidays, it is common to tip the barber an amount equal to the cost of a typical service. In some cases, a small personalized gift is appropriate along with the tip. When using shampooing and other services at the barber shop, it is appropriate to tip $1 to $2 for each service provider.

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