License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Ophthalmic Dispenser 115 115 146 119 138

Geographic Distribution

As of January 1, 2014

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 83 Jefferson 45 Saratoga 78
Allegany 10 Kings 418 Schenectady 41
Bronx 76 Lewis 4 Schoharie 6
Broome 55 Livingston 25 Schuyler 2
Cattaraugus 23 Madison 20 Seneca 4
Cayuga 18 Monroe 209 Steuben 24
Chautauqua 34 Montgomery 12 St. Lawrence 39
Chemung 26 Nassau 353 Suffolk 322
Chenango 9 New York 168 Sullivan 7
Clinton 20 Niagara 71 Tioga 14
Columbia 11 Oneida 59 Tompkins 9
Cortland 9 Onondaga 134 Ulster 30
Delaware 3 Ontario 31 Warren 13
Dutchess 54 Orange 55 Washington 12
Erie 412 Orleans 8 Wayne 25
Essex 5 Oswego 29 Westchester 100
Franklin 8 Otsego 24 Wyoming 3
Fulton 10 Putnam 14 Yates 1
Genesee 16 Queens 404 NYS TOTAL 3,900
Greene 8 Rensselaer 26 OTHER US 230
Hamilton 0 Richmond 105 NON-US 5
Herkimer 18 Rockland 48 TOTAL 4,135

* 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: February 5, 2014