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 January 1, 2020)

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 490 Jefferson 101 Saratoga 489
Allegany 26 Kings 2,284 Schenectady 246
Bronx 325 Lewis 21 Schoharie 11
Broome 213 Livingston 49 Schuyler 8
Cattaraugus 55 Madison 72 Seneca 16
Cayuga 50 Monroe 969 Steuben 65
Chautauqua 93 Montgomery 37 St. Lawrence 88
Chemung 80 Nassau 3,240 Suffolk 1,288
Chenango 27 New York 897 Sullivan 38
Clinton 102 Niagara 221 Tioga 38
Columbia 32 Oneida 293 Tompkins 66
Cortland 21 Onondaga 622 Ulster 83
Delaware 19 Ontario 124 Warren 71
Dutchess 275 Orange 308 Washington 38
Erie 1,470 Orleans 21 Wayne 72
Essex 26 Oswego 74 Westchester 932
Franklin 37 Otsego 57 Wyoming 32
Fulton 34 Putnam 91 Yates 9
Genesee 40 Queens 3,473 NYS TOTAL 21,422
Greene 48 Rensselaer 194 OTHER US 6,606
Hamilton 2 Richmond 739 NON-US 53
Herkimer 59 Rockland 421 TOTAL 28,081

* 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 13, 2020