License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Massage Therapist 981 918 978 751 774

Geographic Distribution of Registered Licensees*

As of July 1, 2017

Massage Therapists

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 317 Jefferson 55 Saratoga 294
Allegany 17 Kings 1,031 Schenectady 161
Bronx 319 Lewis 28 Schoharie 22
Broome 165 Livingston 48 Schuyler 25
Cattaraugus 48 Madison 68 Seneca 34
Cayuga 81 Monroe 714 Steuben 80
Chautauqua 73 Montgomery 41 St. Lawrence 54
Chemung 73 Nassau 962 Suffolk 1,402
Chenango 48 New York 1,258 Sullivan 53
Clinton 46 Niagara 165 Tioga 91
Columbia 91 Oneida 151 Tompkins 202
Cortland 48 Onondaga 461 Ulster 323
Delaware 30 Ontario 138 Warren 82
Dutchess 279 Orange 228 Washington 63
Erie 735 Orleans 17 Wayne 65
Essex 49 Oswego 80 Westchester 657
Franklin 45 Otsego 51 Wyoming 38
Fulton 28 Putnam 110 Yates 18
Genesee 41 Queens 1,151 NYS TOTAL 13,622
Greene 75 Rensselaer 167 OTHER US 1,651
Hamilton 4 Richmond 207 NON-US 24
Herkimer 43 Rockland 172 TOTAL 15,297

* 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 17, 2017