License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Pharmacist 1,282 1,185 1,259 1,270 1,142
Pharmacist, 3-year limited license 0 0 0 0 0

Geographic Distribution*

Pharmacists | Pharmacies | Manufacturers | Repackers | Wholesalers

Pharmacists (as of January 1, 2018)

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 486 Jefferson 106 Saratoga 470
Allegany 28 Kings 2,145 Schenectady 233
Bronx 306 Lewis 19 Schoharie 13
Broome 202 Livingston 46 Schuyler 11
Cattaraugus 52 Madison 64 Seneca 18
Cayuga 55 Monroe 905 Steuben 63
Chautauqua 99 Montgomery 40 St. Lawrence 89
Chemung 88 Nassau 3,113 Suffolk 1,278
Chenango 29 New York 829 Sullivan 36
Clinton 102 Niagara 229 Tioga 40
Columbia 34 Oneida 284 Tompkins 68
Cortland 23 Onondaga 603 Ulster 86
Delaware 19 Ontario 119 Warren 64
Dutchess 276 Orange 304 Washington 44
Erie 1,447 Orleans 23 Wayne 74
Essex 30 Oswego 73 Westchester 934
Franklin 37 Otsego 58 Wyoming 28
Fulton 38 Putnam 90 Yates 9
Genesee 37 Queens 3,254 NYS TOTAL 20,707
Greene 53 Rensselaer 203 OTHER US 6,184
Hamilton 2 Richmond 706 NON-US 43
Herkimer 57 Rockland 436 TOTAL 26,934

* County of location reflects the licensee's primary mailing address on record with the State Education Department. This address may either be the licensee's home or practice address. Licensees must be registered in order to practice within New York State; being registered, however, does not necessarily mean the licensee is actively engaged in practice.

Pharmacies (as of April 15, 2016)

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 81 Jefferson 27 Saratoga 40
Allegany 12 Kings 862 Schenectady 39
Bronx 452 Lewis 5 Schoharie 6
Broome 53 Livingston 11 Schuyler 4
Cattaraugus 20 Madison 12 Seneca 6
Cayuga 16 Monroe 153 Steuben 23
Chautauqua 36 Montgomery 13 St. Lawrence 29
Chemung 21 Nassau 330 Suffolk 313
Chenango 11 New York 688 Sullivan 18
Clinton 22 Niagara 51 Tioga 5
Columbia 12 Oneida 62 Tompkins 21
Cortland 10 Onondaga 112 Ulster 39
Delaware 14 Ontario 29 Warren 23
Dutchess 65 Orange 93 Washington 14
Erie 245 Orleans 9 Wayne 20
Essex 12 Oswego 22 Westchester 234
Franklin 16 Otsego 15 Wyoming 9
Fulton 12 Putnam 16 Yates 6
Genesee 13 Queens 704    
Greene 14 Rensselaer 31 NYS TOTAL 5,410
Hamilton 0 Richmond 102 OUT-OF-STATE 1,187
Herkimer 12 Rockland 65 TOTAL 6,597

Manufacturers (as of April 15, 2016)

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 5 Jefferson 0 Saratoga 0
Allegany 0 Kings 0 Schenectady 1
Bronx 2 Lewis 0 Schoharie 0
Broome 1 Livingston 0 Schuyler 0
Cattaraugus 1 Madison 1 Seneca 0
Cayuga 0 Monroe 5 Steuben 0
Chautauqua 0 Montgomery 0 St. Lawrence 1
Chemung 1 Nassau 15 Suffolk 48
Chenango 2 New York 6 Sullivan 1
Clinton 1 Niagara 2 Tioga 0
Columbia 0 Oneida 1 Tompkins 0
Cortland 0 Onondaga 4 Ulster 3
Delaware 1 Ontario 0 Warren 1
Dutchess 0 Orange 2 Washington 0
Erie 9 Orleans 0 Wayne 0
Essex 0 Oswego 1 Westchester 8
Franklin 0 Otsego 1 Wyoming 0
Fulton 1 Putnam 1 Yates 0
Genesee 0 Queens 2    
Greene 1 Rensselaer 2 NYS TOTAL 142
Hamilton 0 Richmond 0 OUT-OF-STATE 350
Herkimer 0 Rockland 12 TOTAL 493

Repackers (as of April 15, 2016)

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 9 Jefferson 2 Saratoga 2
Allegany 0 Kings 9 Schenectady 2
Bronx 6 Lewis 0 Schoharie 2
Broome 2 Livingston 0 Schuyler 0
Cattaraugus 0 Madison 0 Seneca 0
Cayuga 0 Monroe 10 Steuben 1
Chautauqua 1 Montgomery 0 St. Lawrence 1
Chemung 3 Nassau 10 Suffolk 14
Chenango 0 New York 3 Sullivan 1
Clinton 3 Niagara 1 Tioga 0
Columbia 0 Oneida 4 Tompkins 1
Cortland 0 Onondaga 11 Ulster 0
Delaware 0 Ontario 0 Warren 2
Dutchess 2 Orange 1 Washington 0
Erie 13 Orleans 0 Wayne 2
Essex 0 Oswego 0 Westchester 6
Franklin 1 Otsego 1 Wyoming 0
Fulton 3 Putnam 0 Yates 0
Genesee 0 Queens 10    
Greene 1 Rensselaer 0 NYS TOTAL 145
Hamilton 0 Richmond 0 OUT-OF-STATE 41
Herkimer 0 Rockland 5 TOTAL 186

Wholesalers (as of April 15, 2016)

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 7 Jefferson 0 Saratoga 3
Allegany 0 Kings 45 Schenectady 2
Bronx 9 Lewis 0 Schoharie 0
Broome 2 Livingston 0 Schuyler 0
Cattaraugus 0 Madison 0 Seneca 0
Cayuga 0 Monroe 11 Steuben 0
Chautauqua 0 Montgomery 1 St. Lawrence 2
Chemung 1 Nassau 43 Suffolk 49
Chenango 0 New York 22 Sullivan 1
Clinton 1 Niagara 2 Tioga 0
Columbia 0 Oneida 5 Tompkins 0
Cortland 0 Onondaga 7 Ulster 0
Delaware 0 Ontario 1 Warren 1
Dutchess 2 Orange 7 Washington 0
Erie 25 Orleans 0 Wayne 0
Essex 2 Oswego 0 Westchester 13
Franklin 0 Otsego 1 Wyoming 0
Fulton 0 Putnam 3 Yates 0
Genesee 0 Queens 26    
Greene 0 Rensselaer 1 NYS TOTAL 314
Hamilton 0 Richmond 6 OUT-OF-STATE 1,168
Herkimer 1 Rockland 12 TOTAL 1,482

Outsourcing Facilities (as of April 15, 2016)

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 1 Jefferson 0 Saratoga 0
Allegany 0 Kings 2 Schenectady 0
Bronx 0 Lewis 0 Schoharie 0
Broome 0 Livingston 0 Schuyler 0
Cattaraugus 0 Madison 0 Seneca 0
Cayuga 0 Monroe 0 Steuben 0
Chautauqua 0 Montgomery 0 St. Lawrence 0
Chemung 0 Nassau 0 Suffolk 0
Chenango 0 New York 0 Sullivan 0
Clinton 1 Niagara 0 Tioga 0
Columbia 0 Oneida 0 Tompkins 0
Cortland 0 Onondaga 0 Ulster 0
Delaware 0 Ontario 0 Warren 0
Dutchess 0 Orange 0 Washington 0
Erie 1 Orleans 0 Wayne 0
Essex 0 Oswego 0 Westchester 0
Franklin 0 Otsego 0 Wyoming 0
Fulton 0 Putnam 0 Yates 0
Genesee 0 Queens 0    
Greene 0 Rensselaer 0 NYS TOTAL 5
Hamilton 0 Richmond 0 OUT-OF-STATE 16
Herkimer 0 Rockland 0 TOTAL 21
Last Updated: January 23, 2018