License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Professional Engineer 1,348 1,149 1,350 1,574 2,000
Land Surveyor 33 25 19 112 42

Geographic Distribution*

As of January 1, 2019

Professional Engineers

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 650 Jefferson 113 Saratoga 593
Allegany 24 Kings 845 Schenectady 337
Bronx 181 Lewis 16 Schoharie 24
Broome 167 Livingston 48 Schuyler 13
Cattaraugus 23 Madison 97 Seneca 8
Cayuga 48 Monroe 713 Steuben 53
Chautauqua 36 Montgomery 36 St. Lawrence 59
Chemung 37 Nassau 1,640 Suffolk 1,288
Chenango 23 New York 1,183 Sullivan 46
Clinton 28 Niagara 156 Tioga 27
Columbia 50 Oneida 141 Tompkins 93
Cortland 27 Onondaga 701 Ulster 141
Delaware 26 Ontario 108 Warren 91
Dutchess 344 Orange 314 Washington 40
Erie 873 Orleans 6 Wayne 64
Essex 19 Oswego 65 Westchester 1,167
Franklin 18 Otsego 26 Wyoming 17
Fulton 23 Putnam 121 Yates 8
Genesee 36 Queens 1,472 NYS TOTAL 15,504
Greene 34 Rensselaer 289 OTHER US 14,870
Hamilton 4 Richmond 320 NON-US 80
Herkimer 33 Rockland 325 TOTAL 30,454

Land Surveyors

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 28 Jefferson 19 Saratoga 41
Allegany 11 Kings 5 Schenectady 12
Bronx 3 Lewis 3 Schoharie 10
Broome 12 Livingston 15 Schuyler 3
Cattaraugus 8 Madison 16 Seneca 5
Cayuga 7 Monroe 69 Steuben 15
Chautauqua 18 Montgomery 3 St. Lawrence 22
Chemung 11 Nassau 41 Suffolk 135
Chenango 5 New York 4 Sullivan 16
Clinton 7 Niagara 23 Tioga 10
Columbia 10 Oneida 27 Tompkins 5
Cortland 5 Onondaga 37 Ulster 35
Delaware 16 Ontario 17 Warren 14
Dutchess 44 Orange 53 Washington 8
Erie 49 Orleans 5 Wayne 13
Essex 14 Oswego 16 Westchester 24
Franklin 8 Otsego 6 Wyoming 7
Fulton 8 Putnam 15 Yates 4
Genesee 3 Queens 22 NYS TOTAL 1,127
Greene 9 Rensselaer 36 OTHER US 307
Hamilton 1 Richmond 15 NON-US 1
Herkimer 8 Rockland 16 TOTAL 1,434

* 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 11, 2019