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 July 1, 2015

Massage Therapists

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 330 Jefferson 56 Saratoga 288
Allegany 18 Kings 1,052 Schenectady 166
Bronx 310 Lewis 26 Schoharie 21
Broome 177 Livingston 60 Schuyler 21
Cattaraugus 45 Madison 74 Seneca 31
Cayuga 82 Monroe 726 Steuben 89
Chautauqua 79 Montgomery 38 St. Lawrence 49
Chemung 65 Nassau 1,037 Suffolk 1,476
Chenango 44 New York 1,358 Sullivan 54
Clinton 45 Niagara 184 Tioga 85
Columbia 83 Oneida 160 Tompkins 208
Cortland 53 Onondaga 437 Ulster 335
Delaware 35 Ontario 131 Warren 76
Dutchess 301 Orange 239 Washington 61
Erie 761 Orleans 15 Wayne 78
Essex 46 Oswego 101 Westchester 687
Franklin 48 Otsego 51 Wyoming 34
Fulton 30 Putnam 114 Yates 19
Genesee 42 Queens 1,171 NYS TOTAL 14,089
Greene 76 Rensselaer 170 OTHER US 1,781
Hamilton 2 Richmond 215 NON-US 26
Herkimer 42 Rockland 182 TOTAL 15,896

* 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 23, 2015