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 July 1, 2015

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 77 Jefferson 44 Saratoga 78
Allegany 9 Kings 412 Schenectady 43
Bronx 76 Lewis 4 Schoharie 7
Broome 56 Livingston 24 Schuyler 2
Cattaraugus 22 Madison 18 Seneca 4
Cayuga 18 Monroe 205 Steuben 24
Chautauqua 31 Montgomery 15 St. Lawrence 36
Chemung 27 Nassau 344 Suffolk 326
Chenango 9 New York 150 Sullivan 5
Clinton 20 Niagara 71 Tioga 12
Columbia 11 Oneida 52 Tompkins 9
Cortland 9 Onondaga 134 Ulster 33
Delaware 3 Ontario 31 Warren 17
Dutchess 45 Orange 51 Washington 14
Erie 401 Orleans 8 Wayne 27
Essex 6 Oswego 29 Westchester 95
Franklin 7 Otsego 14 Wyoming 3
Fulton 8 Putnam 14 Yates 2
Genesee 16 Queens 413 NYS TOTAL 3,828
Greene 9 Rensselaer 29 OTHER US 239
Hamilton 0 Richmond 104 NON-US 6
Herkimer 21 Rockland 44 TOTAL 4,073

* 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: July 22, 2015