License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Ophthalmic Dispenser 115 146 119 138 156

Geographic Distribution

As of January 1, 2015

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 77 Jefferson 40 Saratoga 78
Allegany 9 Kings 410 Schenectady 44
Bronx 75 Lewis 5 Schoharie 7
Broome 54 Livingston 24 Schuyler 2
Cattaraugus 22 Madison 17 Seneca 4
Cayuga 18 Monroe 207 Steuben 24
Chautauqua 31 Montgomery 15 St. Lawrence 36
Chemung 26 Nassau 349 Suffolk 325
Chenango 9 New York 148 Sullivan 5
Clinton 21 Niagara 71 Tioga 13
Columbia 10 Oneida 51 Tompkins 9
Cortland 9 Onondaga 134 Ulster 33
Delaware 4 Ontario 30 Warren 15
Dutchess 45 Orange 51 Washington 13
Erie 407 Orleans 8 Wayne 25
Essex 5 Oswego 27 Westchester 95
Franklin 7 Otsego 16 Wyoming 3
Fulton 7 Putnam 14 Yates 1
Genesee 16 Queens 407 NYS TOTAL 3,816
Greene 9 Rensselaer 29 OTHER US 233
Hamilton 0 Richmond 104 NON-US 6
Herkimer 21 Rockland 45 TOTAL 4,055

* County of location reflects the licensee's primary mailing address on record with the State Education Department. Licensees must be registered in order to practice or use the professional title within New York State; being registered, however, does not necessarily mean the licensee is actively engaged in practice.

Last Updated: January 20, 2015