License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Respiratory Therapist 327 322 365 357 346
Respiratory Therapy Technician 126 99 71 78 43

Geographic Distribution

As of January 1, 2016

Respiratory Therapists

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 89 Jefferson 33 Saratoga 106
Allegany 6 Kings 578 Schenectady 61
Bronx 234 Lewis 6 Schoharie 4
Broome 56 Livingston 19 Schuyler 3
Cattaraugus 12 Madison 24 Seneca 4
Cayuga 24 Monroe 190 Steuben 25
Chautauqua 28 Montgomery 19 St. Lawrence 15
Chemung 34 Nassau 660 Suffolk 418
Chenango 11 New York 132 Sullivan 17
Clinton 18 Niagara 64 Tioga 12
Columbia 20 Oneida 132 Tompkins 5
Cortland 10 Onondaga 305 Ulster 48
Delaware 6 Ontario 27 Warren 19
Dutchess 81 Orange 84 Washington 10
Erie 404 Orleans 19 Wayne 29
Essex 3 Oswego 35 Westchester 313
Franklin 2 Otsego 24 Wyoming 13
Fulton 14 Putnam 50 Yates 5
Genesee 47 Queens 514 NYS TOTAL 5,495
Greene 14 Rensselaer 87 OTHER US 705
Hamilton 0 Richmond 121 NON-US 5
Herkimer 33 Rockland 119 TOTAL 6,205

Respiratory Therapy Technicians

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 28 Jefferson 6 Saratoga 11
Allegany 7 Kings 64 Schenectady 9
Bronx 34 Lewis 1 Schoharie 1
Broome 10 Livingston 8 Schuyler 1
Cattaraugus 5 Madison 6 Seneca 2
Cayuga 2 Monroe 47 Steuben 7
Chautauqua 7 Montgomery 2 St. Lawrence 8
Chemung 4 Nassau 80 Suffolk 66
Chenango 0 New York 20 Sullivan 2
Clinton 4 Niagara 18 Tioga 1
Columbia 3 Oneida 36 Tompkins 1
Cortland 0 Onondaga 36 Ulster 7
Delaware 1 Ontario 5 Warren 3
Dutchess 14 Orange 16 Washington 2
Erie 70 Orleans 4 Wayne 5
Essex 0 Oswego 1 Westchester 35
Franklin 2 Otsego 9 Wyoming 3
Fulton 8 Putnam 3 Yates 1
Genesee 15 Queens 56 NYS TOTAL 876
Greene 8 Rensselaer 22 OTHER US 162
Hamilton 0 Richmond 19 NON-US 1
Herkimer 13 Rockland 17 TOTAL 1,039

* 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 and use a professional title within New York State; being registered, however, does not necessarily mean the licensee is actively engaged in practice.

Last Updated: March 1, 2016