License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2010 201 2012 2013 2014
Massage Therapist 1,009 1,046 981 918 978

Geographic Distribution of Registered Licensees*

As of January 1, 2015

Massage Therapists

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 336 Jefferson 57 Saratoga 282
Allegany 19 Kings 1,055 Schenectady 163
Bronx 306 Lewis 26 Schoharie 23
Broome 179 Livingston 63 Schuyler 21
Cattaraugus 47 Madison 75 Seneca 37
Cayuga 82 Monroe 740 Steuben 88
Chautauqua 79 Montgomery 39 St. Lawrence 50
Chemung 62 Nassau 1,060 Suffolk 1,501
Chenango 47 New York 1,398 Sullivan 56
Clinton 45 Niagara 186 Tioga 84
Columbia 78 Oneida 162 Tompkins 216
Cortland 54 Onondaga 426 Ulster 333
Delaware 36 Ontario 132 Warren 76
Dutchess 300 Orange 245 Washington 63
Erie 777 Orleans 17 Wayne 77
Essex 47 Oswego 100 Westchester 701
Franklin 48 Otsego 51 Wyoming 37
Fulton 30 Putnam 115 Yates 20
Genesee 44 Queens 1,184 NYS TOTAL 14,266
Greene 78 Rensselaer 176 OTHER US 1,842
Hamilton 1 Richmond 211 NON-US 24
Herkimer 40 Rockland 185 TOTAL 16,132

* 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 14, 2015