License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Pharmacist 1,185 1,259 1,270 1,142 1,318
Pharmacist, 3-year limited license 0 0 0 0 0

Geographic Distribution*

Pharmacists | Pharmacies | Manufacturers | Repackers | Wholesalers

Pharmacists (as of July 1, 2019)

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 476 Jefferson 96 Saratoga 478
Allegany 27 Kings 2,220 Schenectady 236
Bronx 319 Lewis 20 Schoharie 13
Broome 210 Livingston 45 Schuyler 10
Cattaraugus 55 Madison 73 Seneca 16
Cayuga 52 Monroe 951 Steuben 65
Chautauqua 97 Montgomery 39 St. Lawrence 83
Chemung 84 Nassau 3,197 Suffolk 1,290
Chenango 27 New York 868 Sullivan 38
Clinton 106 Niagara 212 Tioga 37
Columbia 34 Oneida 284 Tompkins 65
Cortland 22 Onondaga 615 Ulster 84
Delaware 18 Ontario 116 Warren 66
Dutchess 272 Orange 302 Washington 43
Erie 1,453 Orleans 21 Wayne 73
Essex 28 Oswego 70 Westchester 943
Franklin 39 Otsego 58 Wyoming 33
Fulton 33 Putnam 89 Yates 10
Genesee 35 Queens 3,349 NYS TOTAL 21,056
Greene 52 Rensselaer 194 OTHER US 6,536
Hamilton 2 Richmond 729 NON-US 49
Herkimer 57 Rockland 427 TOTAL 27,641

* 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 June 18, 2018)

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 82 Jefferson 25 Saratoga 40
Allegany 12 Kings 902 Schenectady 37
Bronx 468 Lewis 5 Schoharie 6
Broome 52 Livingston 12 Schuyler 4
Cattaraugus 19 Madison 13 Seneca 6
Cayuga 16 Monroe 148 Steuben 22
Chautauqua 35 Montgomery 13 St. Lawrence 29
Chemung 21 Nassau 338 Suffolk 308
Chenango 10 New York 667 Sullivan 18
Clinton 21 Niagara 51 Tioga 5
Columbia 12 Oneida 60 Tompkins 21
Cortland 9 Onondaga 109 Ulster 35
Delaware 13 Ontario 27 Warren 22
Dutchess 61 Orange 91 Washington 14
Erie 233 Orleans 9 Wayne 19
Essex 11 Oswego 19 Westchester 239
Franklin 15 Otsego 15 Wyoming 10
Fulton 14 Putnam 15 Yates 6
Genesee 13 Queens 752    
Greene 13 Rensselaer 32 NYS TOTAL 5,452
Hamilton 0 Richmond 99 OUT-OF-STATE 1,197
Herkimer 11 Rockland 68 TOTAL 6,649

Manufacturers (as of June 18, 2018)

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 5 Jefferson 0 Saratoga 0
Allegany 0 Kings 0 Schenectady 1
Bronx 1 Lewis 0 Schoharie 0
Broome 0 Livingston 0 Schuyler 0
Cattaraugus 1 Madison 1 Seneca 0
Cayuga 0 Monroe 4 Steuben 0
Chautauqua 0 Montgomery 0 St. Lawrence 1
Chemung 1 Nassau 9 Suffolk 50
Chenango 1 New York 8 Sullivan 1
Clinton 0 Niagara 2 Tioga 0
Columbia 0 Oneida 0 Tompkins 0
Cortland 0 Onondaga 4 Ulster 3
Delaware 1 Ontario 0 Warren 1
Dutchess 0 Orange 2 Washington 0
Erie 8 Orleans 0 Wayne 0
Essex 0 Oswego 1 Westchester 6
Franklin 0 Otsego 1 Wyoming 0
Fulton 0 Putnam 1 Yates 0
Genesee 0 Queens 4    
Greene 0 Rensselaer 2 NYS TOTAL 130
Hamilton 0 Richmond 0 OUT-OF-STATE 343
Herkimer 0 Rockland 10 TOTAL 473

Repackers (as of June 18, 2018)

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 8 Jefferson 1 Saratoga 1
Allegany 0 Kings 7 Schenectady 0
Bronx 4 Lewis 0 Schoharie 2
Broome 1 Livingston 0 Schuyler 0
Cattaraugus 0 Madison 0 Seneca 0
Cayuga 0 Monroe 9 Steuben 1
Chautauqua 1 Montgomery 0 St. Lawrence 1
Chemung 3 Nassau 8 Suffolk 15
Chenango 0 New York 2 Sullivan 1
Clinton 2 Niagara 1 Tioga 0
Columbia 0 Oneida 3 Tompkins 1
Cortland 0 Onondaga 8 Ulster 0
Delaware 0 Ontario 0 Warren 2
Dutchess 2 Orange 0 Washington 0
Erie 8 Orleans 0 Wayne 2
Essex 0 Oswego 0 Westchester 4
Franklin 2 Otsego 1 Wyoming 0
Fulton 1 Putnam 0 Yates 0
Genesee 0 Queens 10    
Greene 1 Rensselaer 0 NYS TOTAL 116
Hamilton 0 Richmond 0 OUT-OF-STATE 37
Herkimer 0 Rockland 3 TOTAL 153

Wholesalers (as of June 18, 2018)

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 6 Jefferson 0 Saratoga 2
Allegany 0 Kings 36 Schenectady 2
Bronx 7 Lewis 0 Schoharie 0
Broome 1 Livingston 0 Schuyler 0
Cattaraugus 0 Madison 0 Seneca 0
Cayuga 0 Monroe 6 Steuben 0
Chautauqua 0 Montgomery 1 St. Lawrence 2
Chemung 2 Nassau 43 Suffolk 42
Chenango 0 New York 19 Sullivan 1
Clinton 0 Niagara 2 Tioga 0
Columbia 0 Oneida 5 Tompkins 0
Cortland 0 Onondaga 4 Ulster 1
Delaware 0 Ontario 0 Warren 1
Dutchess 2 Orange 9 Washington 0
Erie 20 Orleans 0 Wayne 0
Essex 2 Oswego 0 Westchester 11
Franklin 0 Otsego 1 Wyoming 0
Fulton 0 Putnam 3 Yates 0
Genesee 0 Queens 20    
Greene 0 Rensselaer 1 NYS TOTAL 272
Hamilton 0 Richmond 6 OUT-OF-STATE 1,024
Herkimer 1 Rockland 13 TOTAL 1,296

Outsourcing Facilities (as of June 18, 2018)

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 1 Jefferson 0 Saratoga 0
Allegany 0 Kings 1 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 4
Hamilton 0 Richmond 0 OUT-OF-STATE 28
Herkimer 0 Rockland 0 TOTAL 32
Last Updated: July 10, 2019