License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Professional Engineer 1,353 1,553 1,636 1,348 1,149
Land Surveyor 33 45 34 33 25

Geographic Distribution*

As of July 1, 2016

Professional Engineers

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 643 Jefferson 111 Saratoga 606
Allegany 24 Kings 759 Schenectady 365
Bronx 165 Lewis 18 Schoharie 26
Broome 171 Livingston 52 Schuyler 13
Cattaraugus 23 Madison 95 Seneca 8
Cayuga 47 Monroe 708 Steuben 54
Chautauqua 40 Montgomery 35 St. Lawrence 60
Chemung 44 Nassau 1,587 Suffolk 1,276
Chenango 23 New York 1,063 Sullivan 40
Clinton 28 Niagara 165 Tioga 29
Columbia 55 Oneida 145 Tompkins 89
Cortland 33 Onondaga 701 Ulster 138
Delaware 24 Ontario 94 Warren 89
Dutchess 354 Orange 320 Washington 38
Erie 870 Orleans 8 Wayne 57
Essex 17 Oswego 71 Westchester 1,083
Franklin 18 Otsego 26 Wyoming 15
Fulton 24 Putnam 116 Yates 10
Genesee 33 Queens 1,350 NYS TOTAL 15,083
Greene 40 Rensselaer 295 OTHER US 13,553
Hamilton 4 Richmond 311 NON-US 72
Herkimer 33 Rockland 327 TOTAL 28,708

Land Surveyors

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 30 Jefferson 20 Saratoga 44
Allegany 12 Kings 5 Schenectady 13
Bronx 3 Lewis 4 Schoharie 11
Broome 15 Livingston 16 Schuyler 2
Cattaraugus 10 Madison 16 Seneca 5
Cayuga 9 Monroe 65 Steuben 15
Chautauqua 19 Montgomery 3 St. Lawrence 21
Chemung 11 Nassau 40 Suffolk 141
Chenango 5 New York 6 Sullivan 18
Clinton 6 Niagara 30 Tioga 11
Columbia 11 Oneida 23 Tompkins 5
Cortland 6 Onondaga 37 Ulster 37
Delaware 15 Ontario 19 Warren 18
Dutchess 52 Orange 57 Washington 9
Erie 53 Orleans 4 Wayne 13
Essex 13 Oswego 15 Westchester 30
Franklin 10 Otsego 7 Wyoming 8
Fulton 9 Putnam 17 Yates 4
Genesee 3 Queens 20 NYS TOTAL 1,192
Greene 11 Rensselaer 35 OTHER US 284
Hamilton 2 Richmond 16 NON-US 1
Herkimer 10 Rockland 17 TOTAL 1,477

* 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: September 29, 2016