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 January 1,  2014

Occupational Therapists
County Number County Number County Number
Albany 154 Jefferson 45 Saratoga 173
Allegany 10 Kings 1,053 Schenectady 98
Bronx 211 Lewis 20 Schoharie 5
Broome 100 Livingston 35 Schuyler 12
Cattaraugus 25 Madison 37 Seneca 16
Cayuga 25 Monroe 378 Steuben 55
Chautauqua 58 Montgomery 26 St. Lawrence 26
Chemung 43 Nassau 1,252 Suffolk 900
Chenango 21 New York 719 Sullivan 32
Clinton 25 Niagara 97 Tioga 27
Columbia 29 Oneida 215 Tompkins 52
Cortland 14 Onondaga 250 Ulster 89
Delaware 9 Ontario 101 Warren 30
Dutchess 175 Orange 213 Washington 22
Erie 687 Orleans 7 Wayne 67
Essex 18 Oswego 36 Westchester 589
Franklin 18 Otsego 30 Wyoming 15
Fulton 13 Putnam 84 Yates 37
Genesee 26 Queens 1,050 NYS TOTAL 10,235
Greene 21 Rensselaer 67 OTHER US 1,553
Hamilton 1 Richmond 235 NON-US 55
Herkimer 49 Rockland 308 TOTAL 11,843

Occupational Therapy Assistants
County Number County Number County Number
Albany 89 Jefferson 12 Saratoga 59
Allegany 13 Kings 244 Schenectady 56
Bronx 137 Lewis 6 Schoharie 8
Broome 10 Livingston 20 Schuyler 1
Cattaraugus 38 Madison 11 Seneca 8
Cayuga 6 Monroe 65 Steuben 11
Chautauqua 82 Montgomery 20 St. Lawrence 36
Chemung 9 Nassau 158 Suffolk 270
Chenango 6 New York 65 Sullivan 35
Clinton 8 Niagara 62 Tioga 2
Columbia 16 Oneida 48 Tompkins 4
Cortland 4 Onondaga 48 Ulster 55
Delaware 5 Ontario 15 Warren 19
Dutchess 74 Orange 285 Washington 12
Erie 388 Orleans 10 Wayne 19
Essex 8 Oswego 27 Westchester 134
Franklin 10 Otsego 16 Wyoming 25
Fulton 15 Putnam 12 Yates 3
Genesee 43 Queens 501 NYS TOTAL 3,667
Greene 14 Rensselaer 42 OTHER US 311
Hamilton 1 Richmond 32 NON-US 4
Herkimer 36 Rockland 199 TOTAL

3,982

* 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