License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Massage Therapist 918 978 751 774 755

Geographic Distribution of Registered Licensees*

As of January 1, 2018

Massage Therapists

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 318 Jefferson 58 Saratoga 294
Allegany 19 Kings 1,037 Schenectady 157
Bronx 320 Lewis 26 Schoharie 22
Broome 163 Livingston 50 Schuyler 27
Cattaraugus 52 Madison 66 Seneca 37
Cayuga 82 Monroe 709 Steuben 80
Chautauqua 72 Montgomery 43 St. Lawrence 55
Chemung 74 Nassau 952 Suffolk 1,406
Chenango 48 New York 1,253 Sullivan 55
Clinton 45 Niagara 160 Tioga 97
Columbia 94 Oneida 150 Tompkins 201
Cortland 52 Onondaga 452 Ulster 328
Delaware 31 Ontario 141 Warren 79
Dutchess 277 Orange 218 Washington 58
Erie 744 Orleans 18 Wayne 62
Essex 46 Oswego 80 Westchester 658
Franklin 44 Otsego 49 Wyoming 38
Fulton 29 Putnam 110 Yates 16
Genesee 41 Queens 1,183 NYS TOTAL 13,625
Greene 70 Rensselaer 163 OTHER US 1,608
Hamilton 5 Richmond 204 NON-US 23
Herkimer 40 Rockland 167 TOTAL 15,256

* 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 24, 2018