License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 201 2012 2013 2014 2015
Massage Therapist 1,046 981 918 978 751

Geographic Distribution of Registered Licensees*

As of July 1, 2016

Massage Therapists

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 328 Jefferson 60 Saratoga 295
Allegany 18 Kings 1,032 Schenectady 157
Bronx 306 Lewis 26 Schoharie 20
Broome 161 Livingston 55 Schuyler 21
Cattaraugus 49 Madison 74 Seneca 33
Cayuga 80 Monroe 717 Steuben 84
Chautauqua 70 Montgomery 41 St. Lawrence 53
Chemung 77 Nassau 1,000 Suffolk 1,419
Chenango 41 New York 1,303 Sullivan 53
Clinton 45 Niagara 173 Tioga 91
Columbia 85 Oneida 157 Tompkins 207
Cortland 51 Onondaga 450 Ulster 325
Delaware 34 Ontario 132 Warren 79
Dutchess 291 Orange 236 Washington 56
Erie 752 Orleans 17 Wayne 66
Essex 49 Oswego 92 Westchester 681
Franklin 44 Otsego 47 Wyoming 36
Fulton 25 Putnam 107 Yates 20
Genesee 41 Queens 1,187 NYS TOTAL 13,823
Greene 76 Rensselaer 167 OTHER US 1,719
Hamilton 2 Richmond 214 NON-US 24
Herkimer 42 Rockland 173 TOTAL 15,566

* Location reflects the licensee's primary mailing address on record with the Office of the Professions; the address is not necessarily the licensee's practice address. Although licensees must be registered to use the professional title or to practice within New York State, being registered does not mean the licensee is actively doing so.

Last Updated: July 25, 2016