License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Professional Engineer 1,636 1,348 1,149 1,350 1,574
Land Surveyor 34 33 25 19 112

Geographic Distribution*

As of July 1, 2018

Professional Engineers

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 640 Jefferson 113 Saratoga 589
Allegany 23 Kings 790 Schenectady 341
Bronx 175 Lewis 16 Schoharie 25
Broome 166 Livingston 48 Schuyler 13
Cattaraugus 24 Madison 96 Seneca 8
Cayuga 49 Monroe 693 Steuben 55
Chautauqua 35 Montgomery 37 St. Lawrence 59
Chemung 35 Nassau 1,607 Suffolk 1,265
Chenango 22 New York 1,132 Sullivan 46
Clinton 28 Niagara 153 Tioga 29
Columbia 53 Oneida 143 Tompkins 91
Cortland 27 Onondaga 702 Ulster 144
Delaware 26 Ontario 99 Warren 91
Dutchess 347 Orange 310 Washington 38
Erie 872 Orleans 6 Wayne 62
Essex 18 Oswego 63 Westchester 1,124
Franklin 18 Otsego 26 Wyoming 16
Fulton 21 Putnam 121 Yates 9
Genesee 34 Queens 1,409 NYS TOTAL 15,176
Greene 36 Rensselaer 287 OTHER US 14,387
Hamilton 3 Richmond 313 NON-US 75
Herkimer 34 Rockland 320 TOTAL 29,638

Land Surveyors

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 28 Jefferson 19 Saratoga 42
Allegany 12 Kings 5 Schenectady 12
Bronx 3 Lewis 4 Schoharie 10
Broome 13 Livingston 15 Schuyler 3
Cattaraugus 9 Madison 16 Seneca 5
Cayuga 7 Monroe 69 Steuben 15
Chautauqua 19 Montgomery 2 St. Lawrence 21
Chemung 11 Nassau 41 Suffolk 136
Chenango 5 New York 4 Sullivan 16
Clinton 7 Niagara 26 Tioga 9
Columbia 11 Oneida 26 Tompkins 5
Cortland 6 Onondaga 37 Ulster 36
Delaware 16 Ontario 18 Warren 13
Dutchess 45 Orange 54 Washington 8
Erie 48 Orleans 5 Wayne 13
Essex 14 Oswego 16 Westchester 25
Franklin 9 Otsego 6 Wyoming 7
Fulton 9 Putnam 16 Yates 4
Genesee 3 Queens 21 NYS TOTAL 1,140
Greene 9 Rensselaer 36 OTHER US 298
Hamilton 1 Richmond 15 NON-US 1
Herkimer 8 Rockland 16 TOTAL 1,439

* 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 17, 2018