License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Pharmacist 1,142 1,318 1,436 1,241 1,136
Pharmacist, 3-year limited license 0 0 0 0 0

Geographic Distribution*

Pharmacists | Pharmacies | Manufacturers | Repackers | Wholesalers

Pharmacists (as of January 1, 2022)

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 492 Jefferson 101 Saratoga 520
Allegany 27 Kings 2,353 Schenectady 248
Bronx 343 Lewis 22 Schoharie 10
Broome 220 Livingston 53 Schuyler 9
Cattaraugus 53 Madison 73 Seneca 15
Cayuga 47 Monroe 1,043 Steuben 67
Chautauqua 90 Montgomery 35 St. Lawrence 95
Chemung 78 Nassau 3,442 Suffolk 1,352
Chenango 27 New York 915 Sullivan 35
Clinton 102 Niagara 229 Tioga 40
Columbia 33 Oneida 296 Tompkins 70
Cortland 21 Onondaga 661 Ulster 90
Delaware 23 Ontario 142 Warren 76
Dutchess 295 Orange 311 Washington 43
Erie 1,571 Orleans 22 Wayne 75
Essex 27 Oswego 79 Westchester 968
Franklin 37 Otsego 58 Wyoming 34
Fulton 38 Putnam 88 Yates 10
Genesee 45 Queens 3,602 NYS TOTAL 22,351
Greene 46 Rensselaer 210 OTHER US 7,161
Hamilton 2 Richmond 766 NON-US 52
Herkimer 55 Rockland 421 TOTAL 29,564

* 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 March 1, 2022)

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 73 Jefferson 22 Saratoga 41
Allegany 10 Kings 884 Schenectady 32
Bronx 477 Lewis 4 Schoharie 6
Broome 50 Livingston 12 Schuyler 4
Cattaraugus 18 Madison 11 Seneca 5
Cayuga 16 Monroe 139 Steuben 20
Chautauqua 28 Montgomery 13 St. Lawrence 29
Chemung 20 Nassau 345 Suffolk 301
Chenango 10 New York 640 Sullivan 17
Clinton 18 Niagara 51 Tioga 5
Columbia 11 Oneida 56 Tompkins 20
Cortland 9 Onondaga 102 Ulster 35
Delaware 12 Ontario 23 Warren 20
Dutchess 59 Orange 82 Washington 13
Erie 237 Orleans 9 Wayne 16
Essex 11 Oswego 19 Westchester 224
Franklin 12 Otsego 15 Wyoming 10
Fulton 15 Putnam 16 Yates 6
Genesee 12 Queens 846    
Greene 12 Rensselaer 32 NYS TOTAL 5,410
Hamilton 0 Richmond 103 OUT-OF-STATE 1,249
Herkimer 11 Rockland 61 TOTAL 6,659

Manufacturers (as of March 1, 2022)

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 4 Jefferson 1 Saratoga 0
Allegany 0 Kings 1 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 0 Nassau 10 Suffolk 51
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 3
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 3    
Greene 0 Rensselaer 2 NYS TOTAL 132
Hamilton 0 Richmond 0 OUT-OF-STATE 417
Herkimer 0 Rockland 9 TOTAL 549

Repackers (as of March 1, 2022)

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 7 Jefferson 1 Saratoga 1
Allegany 0 Kings 6 Schenectady 0
Bronx 4 Lewis 0 Schoharie 1
Broome 2 Livingston 0 Schuyler 0
Cattaraugus 0 Madison 0 Seneca 0
Cayuga 0 Monroe 7 Steuben 1
Chautauqua 1 Montgomery 0 St. Lawrence 1
Chemung 2 Nassau 7 Suffolk 15
Chenango 0 New York 0 Sullivan 1
Clinton 2 Niagara 1 Tioga 0
Columbia 0 Oneida 3 Tompkins 0
Cortland 0 Onondaga 4 Ulster 0
Delaware 0 Ontario 0 Warren 0
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 9    
Greene 1 Rensselaer 0 NYS TOTAL 95
Hamilton 0 Richmond 0 OUT-OF-STATE 37
Herkimer 0 Rockland 2 TOTAL 132

Wholesalers (as of March 1, 2022)

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 8 Jefferson 0 Saratoga 2
Allegany 0 Kings 33 Schenectady 5
Bronx 9 Lewis 0 Schoharie 0
Broome 1 Livingston 0 Schuyler 0
Cattaraugus 0 Madison 2 Seneca 0
Cayuga 1 Monroe 10 Steuben 0
Chautauqua 0 Montgomery 1 St. Lawrence 2
Chemung 4 Nassau 38 Suffolk 38
Chenango 0 New York 23 Sullivan 1
Clinton 1 Niagara 2 Tioga 0
Columbia 0 Oneida 4 Tompkins 0
Cortland 0 Onondaga 9 Ulster 1
Delaware 0 Ontario 1 Warren 3
Dutchess 2 Orange 11 Washington 0
Erie 19 Orleans 0 Wayne 0
Essex 1 Oswego 0 Westchester 11
Franklin 0 Otsego 1 Wyoming 0
Fulton 0 Putnam 3 Yates 0
Genesee 1 Queens 23    
Greene 1 Rensselaer 1 NYS TOTAL 296
Hamilton 0 Richmond 7 OUT-OF-STATE 1,135
Herkimer 1 Rockland 15 TOTAL 1,431

Outsourcing Facilities (as of March 1, 2022)

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 1 Jefferson 0 Saratoga 0
Allegany 0 Kings 0 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 20
Herkimer 0 Rockland 0 TOTAL 24
Last Updated: March 30, 2022