• CC is the total catering cost ($) • TP is the tip percentage (%) To calculate Catering Tip, multiply the total catering cost by the tip percentage over 100. ## How to Calculate Catering Tip? The following steps outline how to calculate the Catering Tip. 1. First, determine the total catering cost ($).
2. Next, determine the tip percentage (%).
3. Next, gather the formula from above = CT = CC * TP/100.
4. Finally, calculate the Catering Tip.
5. After inserting the variables and calculating the result, check your answer with the calculator above.

Example Problem :

Use the following variables as an example problem to test your knowledge.

total catering cost (\$) = 1000

tip percentage (%) = 20