Frequently Asked Questions
How Much Money Can You Make as an Interior Decorator?
An hourly fee is a common way for interior decorators to charge for their services, especially for home decorating projects. A few decorators who are in great demand to work on wealthy people’s homes command fees of hundreds of dollars per hour. Most interior decorators charge fees ranging from $25 to $125 per hour.
What Does an Interior Decorator Do?
Most interior decorators are hired to decorate residences, whether the entire home or a single room such as the living room, kitchen, bathroom, or bedroom. Interior decorators are also hired to decorate interiors of a wide variety of businesses. Perhaps you can imagine yourself doing interior decorating for an art gallery, boutique, corporate head office, hotel, law firm, model home, museum store, restaurant, or spa.
How Do You Become an Interior Decorator?
Through earning master professional certification as an interior decorator, you will increase your knowledge of interior decorating techniques and earn designation as a Master Interior Decorating Professional (MIDP) by the International Association of Professional Organizations. Certification also provides evidence of your expertise, assurance of your professionalism, an important credential for your resume, a competitive advantage when marketing your services and higher earnings (according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics).
What is the Interior Decorator Master Professional Certification Course?
The Interior Decorator Master Professional Certification Course is an advanced interior decorating certificate course offered online by International Association of Professions Career College (IAP Career College) for professional interior decorators. The Interior Decorator Master Professional Certification Course has a recommended completion date of 12 weeks from the starting date or 120 hours. However, you may choose to complete the Interior Decorator Master Certification Program in as little as 4 weeks or as long as 24 weeks, depending on your schedule. Throughout the course you can receive up to four hours of personal teaching assistance or professional mentorship from a faculty member.
What is IAP Career College?
The International Association of Professions Career College (IAP Career College) is a leading online career college offering affordable online certificate courses and professional certifications for non-traditional and “dream” careers. When you take a part-time online certificate course with IAP Career College, you can schedule your learning around your life – you can work at your own pace, at the best times for you and from the comfort of your own home. IAP Career College and affiliated company FabJob Inc (the leading online publisher of guide books on how to get started in a dream career) have served over half a million career changers on six continents since 1999.