License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Occupational Therapist 741 849 892 887 1,032
Occupational Therapy Assistant 178 196 261 326 414

Geographic Distribution*

As of July 1,  2018

Occupational Therapists

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 160 Jefferson 54 Saratoga 188
Allegany 14 Kings 1,313 Schenectady 112
Bronx 244 Lewis 21 Schoharie 10
Broome 115 Livingston 42 Schuyler 12
Cattaraugus 27 Madison 45 Seneca 11
Cayuga 31 Monroe 458 Steuben 61
Chautauqua 63 Montgomery 24 St. Lawrence 32
Chemung 54 Nassau 1,503 Suffolk 1,017
Chenango 17 New York 768 Sullivan 38
Clinton 38 Niagara 109 Tioga 29
Columbia 26 Oneida 242 Tompkins 66
Cortland 12 Onondaga 319 Ulster 103
Delaware 10 Ontario 119 Warren 35
Dutchess 185 Orange 233 Washington 22
Erie 786 Orleans 9 Wayne 75
Essex 22 Oswego 42 Westchester 688
Franklin 19 Otsego 34 Wyoming 17
Fulton 17 Putnam 91 Yates 37
Genesee 30 Queens 1,268 NYS TOTAL 11,966
Greene 28 Rensselaer 94 OTHER US 2,009
Hamilton 1 Richmond 318 NON-US 64
Herkimer 55 Rockland 356 TOTAL 14,039

Occupational Therapy Assistants

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 91 Jefferson 13 Saratoga 78
Allegany 12 Kings 264 Schenectady 56
Bronx 161 Lewis 5 Schoharie 7
Broome 13 Livingston 15 Schuyler 2
Cattaraugus 36 Madison 8 Seneca 4
Cayuga 9 Monroe 66 Steuben 9
Chautauqua 98 Montgomery 22 St. Lawrence 28
Chemung 7 Nassau 172 Suffolk 314
Chenango 6 New York 69 Sullivan 38
Clinton 12 Niagara 62 Tioga 7
Columbia 17 Oneida 39 Tompkins 3
Cortland 5 Onondaga 66 Ulster 56
Delaware 5 Ontario 14 Warren 17
Dutchess 71 Orange 310 Washington 13
Erie 342 Orleans 13 Wayne 12
Essex 8 Oswego 26 Westchester 158
Franklin 9 Otsego 15 Wyoming 23
Fulton 18 Putnam 17 Yates 2
Genesee 36 Queens 531 NYS TOTAL 3,893
Greene 15 Rensselaer 56 OTHER US 515
Hamilton 2 Richmond 40 NON-US 2
Herkimer 26 Rockland 244 TOTAL

4,410

* 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 19, 2018