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 January 1, 2019)

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 496 Jefferson 100 Saratoga 484
Allegany 28 Kings 2,214 Schenectady 237
Bronx 317 Lewis 20 Schoharie 14
Broome 214 Livingston 46 Schuyler 11
Cattaraugus 53 Madison 72 Seneca 17
Cayuga 56 Monroe 955 Steuben 67
Chautauqua 98 Montgomery 40 St. Lawrence 88
Chemung 83 Nassau 3,199 Suffolk 1,313
Chenango 29 New York 879 Sullivan 38
Clinton 106 Niagara 224 Tioga 42
Columbia 34 Oneida 294 Tompkins 66
Cortland 23 Onondaga 626 Ulster 87
Delaware 19 Ontario 118 Warren 64
Dutchess 276 Orange 306 Washington 44
Erie 1,479 Orleans 22 Wayne 73
Essex 29 Oswego 75 Westchester 948
Franklin 41 Otsego 60 Wyoming 32
Fulton 36 Putnam 90 Yates 10
Genesee 36 Queens 3,385 NYS TOTAL 21,306
Greene 53 Rensselaer 203 OTHER US 6,506
Hamilton 2 Richmond 731 NON-US 45
Herkimer 58 Rockland 446 TOTAL 27,857

* 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: January 11, 2019