License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Occupational Therapist 594 668 741 849 892
Occupational Therapy Assistant 287 126 178 196 261

Geographic Distribution*

As of January 1,  2016

Occupational Therapists

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 168 Jefferson 46 Saratoga 180
Allegany 12 Kings 1,207 Schenectady 111
Bronx 225 Lewis 19 Schoharie 6
Broome 111 Livingston 40 Schuyler 13
Cattaraugus 25 Madison 41 Seneca 11
Cayuga 24 Monroe 411 Steuben 61
Chautauqua 63 Montgomery 26 St. Lawrence 28
Chemung 49 Nassau 1,343 Suffolk 937
Chenango 18 New York 718 Sullivan 37
Clinton 32 Niagara 101 Tioga 31
Columbia 24 Oneida 225 Tompkins 53
Cortland 13 Onondaga 278 Ulster 94
Delaware 11 Ontario 107 Warren 31
Dutchess 170 Orange 222 Washington 23
Erie 725 Orleans 7 Wayne 73
Essex 20 Oswego 40 Westchester 633
Franklin 20 Otsego 33 Wyoming 17
Fulton 17 Putnam 83 Yates 35
Genesee 26 Queens 1,137 NYS TOTAL 10,965
Greene 22 Rensselaer 71 OTHER US 1,717
Hamilton 1 Richmond 274 NON-US 89
Herkimer 44 Rockland 342 TOTAL 12,771

Occupational Therapy Assistants

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 90 Jefferson 13 Saratoga 67
Allegany 12 Kings 258 Schenectady 55
Bronx 138 Lewis 5 Schoharie 7
Broome 8 Livingston 19 Schuyler 1
Cattaraugus 34 Madison 9 Seneca 6
Cayuga 6 Monroe 59 Steuben 11
Chautauqua 88 Montgomery 21 St. Lawrence 30
Chemung 7 Nassau 152 Suffolk 295
Chenango 5 New York 69 Sullivan 35
Clinton 9 Niagara 63 Tioga 2
Columbia 13 Oneida 38 Tompkins 4
Cortland 4 Onondaga 42 Ulster 55
Delaware 4 Ontario 12 Warren 17
Dutchess 68 Orange 282 Washington 12
Erie 354 Orleans 12 Wayne 15
Essex 8 Oswego 22 Westchester 142
Franklin 11 Otsego 14 Wyoming 22
Fulton 18 Putnam 12 Yates 2
Genesee 38 Queens 512 NYS TOTAL 3,633
Greene 15 Rensselaer 48 OTHER US 317
Hamilton 1 Richmond 37 NON-US 1
Herkimer 28 Rockland 197 TOTAL

3,951

* 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: March 1, 2016