License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Occupational Therapist 450 572 594 668 741
Occupational Therapy Assistant 257 264 287 126 178

Geographic Distribution*

As of July 1,  2014

Occupational Therapists

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 161 Jefferson 45 Saratoga 173
Allegany 10 Kings 1,074 Schenectady 102
Bronx 217 Lewis 20 Schoharie 6
Broome 103 Livingston 37 Schuyler 12
Cattaraugus 24 Madison 38 Seneca 16
Cayuga 27 Monroe 377 Steuben 58
Chautauqua 60 Montgomery 26 St. Lawrence 25
Chemung 43 Nassau 1,276 Suffolk 903
Chenango 21 New York 731 Sullivan 34
Clinton 28 Niagara 96 Tioga 28
Columbia 24 Oneida 216 Tompkins 51
Cortland 13 Onondaga 250 Ulster 88
Delaware 9 Ontario 101 Warren 28
Dutchess 159 Orange 209 Washington 22
Erie 685 Orleans 5 Wayne 70
Essex 18 Oswego 37 Westchester 598
Franklin 19 Otsego 30 Wyoming 14
Fulton 14 Putnam 83 Yates 35
Genesee 26 Queens 1,075 NYS TOTAL 10,346
Greene 22 Rensselaer 69 OTHER US 1,609
Hamilton 1 Richmond 249 NON-US 70
Herkimer 48 Rockland 307 TOTAL 12,025

Occupational Therapy Assistants

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 89 Jefferson 11 Saratoga 59
Allegany 14 Kings 249 Schenectady 55
Bronx 140 Lewis 6 Schoharie 8
Broome 10 Livingston 20 Schuyler 1
Cattaraugus 39 Madison 11 Seneca 6
Cayuga 8 Monroe 66 Steuben 11
Chautauqua 76 Montgomery 19 St. Lawrence 34
Chemung 10 Nassau 153 Suffolk 267
Chenango 6 New York 67 Sullivan 37
Clinton 8 Niagara 62 Tioga 2
Columbia 16 Oneida 46 Tompkins 4
Cortland 4 Onondaga 46 Ulster 56
Delaware 4 Ontario 15 Warren 18
Dutchess 67 Orange 285 Washington 12
Erie 381 Orleans 11 Wayne 17
Essex 8 Oswego 25 Westchester 130
Franklin 10 Otsego 16 Wyoming 25
Fulton 17 Putnam 12 Yates 2
Genesee 43 Queens 509 NYS TOTAL 3,648
Greene 15 Rensselaer 42 OTHER US 319
Hamilton 1 Richmond 34 NON-US 4
Herkimer 35 Rockland 198 TOTAL

3,971

* 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: August 26, 2014