License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Professional Engineer 1,553 1,636 1,348 1,149 1,350
Land Surveyor 45 34 33 25 19

Geographic Distribution*

As of July 1, 2017

Professional Engineers

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 637 Jefferson 109 Saratoga 593
Allegany 23 Kings 782 Schenectady 354
Bronx 171 Lewis 17 Schoharie 28
Broome 170 Livingston 52 Schuyler 12
Cattaraugus 23 Madison 92 Seneca 7
Cayuga 48 Monroe 715 Steuben 56
Chautauqua 40 Montgomery 36 St. Lawrence 59
Chemung 42 Nassau 1,606 Suffolk 1,275
Chenango 23 New York 1,104 Sullivan 42
Clinton 27 Niagara 154 Tioga 28
Columbia 56 Oneida 145 Tompkins 87
Cortland 28 Onondaga 703 Ulster 140
Delaware 24 Ontario 99 Warren 92
Dutchess 356 Orange 318 Washington 39
Erie 869 Orleans 7 Wayne 61
Essex 18 Oswego 66 Westchester 1,105
Franklin 18 Otsego 26 Wyoming 16
Fulton 24 Putnam 118 Yates 9
Genesee 33 Queens 1,383 NYS TOTAL 15,185
Greene 37 Rensselaer 299 OTHER US 13,978
Hamilton 4 Richmond 316 NON-US 69
Herkimer 33 Rockland 331 TOTAL 29,232

Land Surveyors

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 28 Jefferson 20 Saratoga 43
Allegany 12 Kings 5 Schenectady 12
Bronx 3 Lewis 4 Schoharie 10
Broome 14 Livingston 16 Schuyler 3
Cattaraugus 10 Madison 16 Seneca 5
Cayuga 8 Monroe 65 Steuben 16
Chautauqua 18 Montgomery 3 St. Lawrence 21
Chemung 11 Nassau 37 Suffolk 139
Chenango 5 New York 5 Sullivan 18
Clinton 6 Niagara 25 Tioga 9
Columbia 12 Oneida 24 Tompkins 5
Cortland 6 Onondaga 37 Ulster 36
Delaware 16 Ontario 19 Warren 16
Dutchess 49 Orange 55 Washington 9
Erie 49 Orleans 4 Wayne 12
Essex 14 Oswego 16 Westchester 27
Franklin 10 Otsego 7 Wyoming 8
Fulton 9 Putnam 16 Yates 4
Genesee 3 Queens 19 NYS TOTAL 1,159
Greene 12 Rensselaer 35 OTHER US 295
Hamilton 1 Richmond 16 NON-US 1
Herkimer 9 Rockland 17 TOTAL 1,455

* 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 14, 2017