License to Work: A National Study of Burdens from Occupational Licensing

License to Work: A National Study of Burdens from Occupational Licensing

Upholsterer



Highlights

License required in 7 states
98th most burdensome licensing requirements
83rd most heavily regulated occupation

(Last updated April 24, 2012)

Definition

Upholsterers make, repair or replace upholstery for household furniture or transportation vehicles.

Summary

Seven states require that upholsterers register and pay a fee ranging from $360 in California to $50 in Pennsylvania.

(Last updated May 1, 2012)

State Licensing Requirements

Burden RankStateFeesEducation/Experience (Days)ExamsMinimum GradeMinimum Age
1 California $360 0 0 0 0
2 Rhode Island $150 0 0 0 0
3 Virginia $100 0 0 0 0
4 Utah $55 0 0 0 0
5 Pennsylvania $50 0 0 0 0
5 Maryland $50 0 0 0 0
5 Connecticut $50 0 0 0 0

(Last updated April 24, 2012)

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