License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Occupational Therapist 668 741 849 892 887
Occupational Therapy Assistant 126 178 196 261 326

Geographic Distribution*

As of July 1,  2017

Occupational Therapists

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 167 Jefferson 50 Saratoga 189
Allegany 13 Kings 1,274 Schenectady 109
Bronx 235 Lewis 20 Schoharie 10
Broome 111 Livingston 43 Schuyler 11
Cattaraugus 29 Madison 41 Seneca 9
Cayuga 29 Monroe 434 Steuben 58
Chautauqua 62 Montgomery 26 St. Lawrence 31
Chemung 54 Nassau 1,437 Suffolk 989
Chenango 18 New York 730 Sullivan 36
Clinton 33 Niagara 103 Tioga 28
Columbia 23 Oneida 235 Tompkins 64
Cortland 13 Onondaga 298 Ulster 95
Delaware 10 Ontario 115 Warren 36
Dutchess 174 Orange 222 Washington 24
Erie 752 Orleans 8 Wayne 71
Essex 22 Oswego 38 Westchester 663
Franklin 21 Otsego 35 Wyoming 13
Fulton 15 Putnam 90 Yates 37
Genesee 27 Queens 1,227 NYS TOTAL 11,502
Greene 25 Rensselaer 87 OTHER US 1,862
Hamilton 0 Richmond 295 NON-US 64
Herkimer 51 Rockland 337 TOTAL 13,428

Occupational Therapy Assistants

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 91 Jefferson 14 Saratoga 75
Allegany 14 Kings 269 Schenectady 60
Bronx 151 Lewis 5 Schoharie 7
Broome 12 Livingston 16 Schuyler 2
Cattaraugus 32 Madison 8 Seneca 5
Cayuga 6 Monroe 55 Steuben 10
Chautauqua 89 Montgomery 21 St. Lawrence 29
Chemung 6 Nassau 159 Suffolk 302
Chenango 5 New York 72 Sullivan 35
Clinton 9 Niagara 61 Tioga 5
Columbia 17 Oneida 37 Tompkins 3
Cortland 5 Onondaga 47 Ulster 56
Delaware 4 Ontario 14 Warren 17
Dutchess 66 Orange 289 Washington 14
Erie 335 Orleans 12 Wayne 12
Essex 9 Oswego 24 Westchester 151
Franklin 11 Otsego 16 Wyoming 23
Fulton 18 Putnam 11 Yates 2
Genesee 37 Queens 528 NYS TOTAL 3,749
Greene 15 Rensselaer 54 OTHER US 402
Hamilton 2 Richmond 39 NON-US 1
Herkimer 27 Rockland 229 TOTAL

4,152

* 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 18, 2017