License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Professional Engineer 1,107 1,353 1,553 1,636 1,348
Land Surveyor 63 33 45 34 33

Geographic Distribution*

As of January 1, 2015

Professional Engineers

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 639 Jefferson 110 Saratoga 618
Allegany 26 Kings 761 Schenectady 360
Bronx 163 Lewis 16 Schoharie 25
Broome 166 Livingston 50 Schuyler 13
Cattaraugus 27 Madison 98 Seneca 8
Cayuga 51 Monroe 706 Steuben 56
Chautauqua 39 Montgomery 31 St. Lawrence 61
Chemung 47 Nassau 1,570 Suffolk 1,270
Chenango 23 New York 987 Sullivan 37
Clinton 27 Niagara 164 Tioga 28
Columbia 55 Oneida 151 Tompkins 85
Cortland 33 Onondaga 725 Ulster 133
Delaware 27 Ontario 100 Warren 88
Dutchess 351 Orange 317 Washington 38
Erie 880 Orleans 9 Wayne 58
Essex 16 Oswego 70 Westchester 1,050
Franklin 17 Otsego 25 Wyoming 16
Fulton 25 Putnam 110 Yates 9
Genesee 33 Queens 1,295 NYS TOTAL 14,899
Greene 39 Rensselaer 295 OTHER US 12,901
Hamilton 4 Richmond 307 NON-US 67
Herkimer 37 Rockland 324 TOTAL 27,867

Land Surveyors

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 33 Jefferson 23 Saratoga 44
Allegany 12 Kings 5 Schenectady 13
Bronx 3 Lewis 4 Schoharie 10
Broome 16 Livingston 16 Schuyler 2
Cattaraugus 10 Madison 15 Seneca 5
Cayuga 9 Monroe 72 Steuben 15
Chautauqua 19 Montgomery 3 St. Lawrence 21
Chemung 12 Nassau 43 Suffolk 135
Chenango 6 New York 6 Sullivan 19
Clinton 6 Niagara 31 Tioga 10
Columbia 11 Oneida 24 Tompkins 5
Cortland 6 Onondaga 40 Ulster 40
Delaware 16 Ontario 19 Warren 18
Dutchess 54 Orange 61 Washington 9
Erie 54 Orleans 4 Wayne 15
Essex 14 Oswego 17 Westchester 30
Franklin 9 Otsego 7 Wyoming 8
Fulton 8 Putnam 16 Yates 4
Genesee 4 Queens 22 NYS TOTAL 1,225
Greene 12 Rensselaer 36 OTHER US 276
Hamilton 2 Richmond 17 NON-US 1
Herkimer 8 Rockland 17 TOTAL 1,502

* 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: January 12, 2015