License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Pharmacist 1,118 1,282 1,185 1,259 1,270
Pharmacist, 3-year limited license 0 0 0 0 0

Geographic Distribution*

Pharmacists | Pharmacies | Manufacturers | Repackers | Wholesalers

Pharmacists (as of January 1, 2017)

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 483 Jefferson 104 Saratoga 458
Allegany 27 Kings 2,103 Schenectady 226
Bronx 303 Lewis 18 Schoharie 14
Broome 194 Livingston 46 Schuyler 12
Cattaraugus 52 Madison 68 Seneca 18
Cayuga 55 Monroe 892 Steuben 62
Chautauqua 94 Montgomery 40 St. Lawrence 91
Chemung 89 Nassau 3,021 Suffolk 1,268
Chenango 32 New York 856 Sullivan 36
Clinton 93 Niagara 223 Tioga 44
Columbia 34 Oneida 282 Tompkins 64
Cortland 25 Onondaga 580 Ulster 87
Delaware 20 Ontario 108 Warren 64
Dutchess 267 Orange 299 Washington 46
Erie 1,403 Orleans 24 Wayne 73
Essex 27 Oswego 82 Westchester 911
Franklin 38 Otsego 59 Wyoming 28
Fulton 41 Putnam 86 Yates 8
Genesee 34 Queens 3,120 NYS TOTAL 20,253
Greene 52 Rensselaer 196 OTHER US 5,925
Hamilton 2 Richmond 681 NON-US 46
Herkimer 55 Rockland 435 TOTAL 26,224

* 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 18, 2017