License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2009 2010 201 2012 2013
Massage Therapist 1,083 1,009 1,046 981 918

Geographic Distribution of Registered Licensees*

As of January 1, 2014

Massage Therapists

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 348 Jefferson 55 Saratoga 271
Allegany 19 Kings 1,069 Schenectady 169
Bronx 298 Lewis 28 Schoharie 27
Broome 176 Livingston 71 Schuyler 26
Cattaraugus 52 Madison 85 Seneca 41
Cayuga 80 Monroe 853 Steuben 90
Chautauqua 91 Montgomery 35 St. Lawrence 45
Chemung 60 Nassau 1,103 Suffolk 1,571
Chenango 47 New York 1,519 Sullivan 54
Clinton 49 Niagara 192 Tioga 87
Columbia 92 Oneida 186 Tompkins 219
Cortland 67 Onondaga 515 Ulster 362
Delaware 43 Ontario 145 Warren 86
Dutchess 306 Orange 262 Washington 63
Erie 840 Orleans 24 Wayne 79
Essex 47 Oswego 98 Westchester 670
Franklin 55 Otsego 56 Wyoming 41
Fulton 30 Putnam 116 Yates 22
Genesee 48 Queens 1,180 NYS TOTAL 14,928
Greene 73 Rensselaer 176 OTHER US 2,006
Hamilton 1 Richmond 193 NON-US 29
Herkimer 41 Rockland 181 TOTAL 16,963

* 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: January 31, 2014