License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Pharmacist 1,259 1,270 1,142 1,318 1,436
Pharmacist, 3-year limited license 0 0 0 0 0

Geographic Distribution*

Pharmacists | Pharmacies | Manufacturers | Repackers | Wholesalers

Pharmacists (as of July 1, 2020)

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 487 Jefferson 102 Saratoga 487
Allegany 23 Kings 2,260 Schenectady 242
Bronx 319 Lewis 21 Schoharie 11
Broome 212 Livingston 51 Schuyler 7
Cattaraugus 53 Madison 70 Seneca 16
Cayuga 50 Monroe 971 Steuben 64
Chautauqua 94 Montgomery 35 St. Lawrence 89
Chemung 79 Nassau 3,229 Suffolk 1,280
Chenango 29 New York 895 Sullivan 37
Clinton 101 Niagara 215 Tioga 38
Columbia 31 Oneida 287 Tompkins 66
Cortland 20 Onondaga 622 Ulster 82
Delaware 20 Ontario 124 Warren 70
Dutchess 279 Orange 307 Washington 36
Erie 1,473 Orleans 21 Wayne 72
Essex 27 Oswego 72 Westchester 939
Franklin 37 Otsego 56 Wyoming 32
Fulton 35 Putnam 88 Yates 10
Genesee 39 Queens 3,473 NYS TOTAL 21,337
Greene 46 Rensselaer 193 OTHER US 6,708
Hamilton 2 Richmond 738 NON-US 54
Herkimer 57 Rockland 416 TOTAL 28,099

* 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 July 3, 2020)

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 75 Jefferson 22 Saratoga 40
Allegany 11 Kings 876 Schenectady 33
Bronx 476 Lewis 4 Schoharie 6
Broome 52 Livingston 12 Schuyler 4
Cattaraugus 17 Madison 12 Seneca 6
Cayuga 16 Monroe 142 Steuben 20
Chautauqua 28 Montgomery 12 St. Lawrence 29
Chemung 20 Nassau 337 Suffolk 302
Chenango 10 New York 645 Sullivan 18
Clinton 19 Niagara 50 Tioga 5
Columbia 11 Oneida 59 Tompkins 21
Cortland 9 Onondaga 102 Ulster 36
Delaware 12 Ontario 24 Warren 20
Dutchess 61 Orange 87 Washington 14
Erie 232 Orleans 9 Wayne 17
Essex 11 Oswego 19 Westchester 226
Franklin 13 Otsego 15 Wyoming 10
Fulton 14 Putnam 16 Yates 6
Genesee 12 Queens 771    
Greene 12 Rensselaer 31 NYS TOTAL 5,348
Hamilton 0 Richmond 101 OUT-OF-STATE 1,318
Herkimer 11 Rockland 67 TOTAL 6,666

Manufacturers (as of July 3, 2020)

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 5 Jefferson 1 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 54
Chenango 1 New York 8 Sullivan 1
Clinton 1 Niagara 2 Tioga 0
Columbia 0 Oneida 0 Tompkins 0
Cortland 0 Onondaga 4 Ulster 3
Delaware 1 Ontario 0 Warren 2
Dutchess 0 Orange 2 Washington 0
Erie 8 Orleans 0 Wayne 0
Essex 0 Oswego 1 Westchester 5
Franklin 0 Otsego 1 Wyoming 0
Fulton 0 Putnam 1 Yates 0
Genesee 0 Queens 4    
Greene 0 Rensselaer 2 NYS TOTAL 136
Hamilton 0 Richmond 0 OUT-OF-STATE 407
Herkimer 0 Rockland 10 TOTAL 543

Repackers (as of July 3, 2020)

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 7 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 9 Suffolk 15
Chenango 0 New York 2 Sullivan 1
Clinton 2 Niagara 1 Tioga 0
Columbia 0 Oneida 3 Tompkins 0
Cortland 0 Onondaga 8 Ulster 0
Delaware 0 Ontario 0 Warren 1
Dutchess 2 Orange 0 Washington 0
Erie 8 Orleans 0 Wayne 2
Essex 0 Oswego 0 Westchester 3
Franklin 1 Otsego 1 Wyoming 0
Fulton 1 Putnam 0 Yates 0
Genesee 0 Queens 10    
Greene 1 Rensselaer 0 NYS TOTAL 111
Hamilton 0 Richmond 0 OUT-OF-STATE 40
Herkimer 0 Rockland 2 TOTAL 151

Wholesalers (as of July 3, 2020)

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 7 Jefferson 0 Saratoga 2
Allegany 0 Kings 34 Schenectady 4
Bronx 8 Lewis 0 Schoharie 0
Broome 1 Livingston 0 Schuyler 0
Cattaraugus 0 Madison 2 Seneca 0
Cayuga 0 Monroe 7 Steuben 0
Chautauqua 0 Montgomery 1 St. Lawrence 2
Chemung 2 Nassau 40 Suffolk 43
Chenango 0 New York 19 Sullivan 1
Clinton 0 Niagara 1 Tioga 0
Columbia 0 Oneida 4 Tompkins 0
Cortland 0 Onondaga 5 Ulster 1
Delaware 0 Ontario 0 Warren 1
Dutchess 2 Orange 9 Washington 0
Erie 17 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 273
Hamilton 0 Richmond 6 OUT-OF-STATE 1,116
Herkimer 1 Rockland 15 TOTAL 1,389

Outsourcing Facilities (as of July 3, 2020)

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 0 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 2 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 21
Herkimer 0 Rockland 0 TOTAL 25
Last Updated: July 13, 2020