License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Respiratory Therapist 365 357 346 374 325
Respiratory Therapy Technician 71 78 43 51 72

Geographic Distribution

As of July 1, 2018

Respiratory Therapists

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 110 Jefferson 30 Saratoga 109
Allegany 9 Kings 573 Schenectady 63
Bronx 246 Lewis 6 Schoharie 2
Broome 47 Livingston 16 Schuyler 3
Cattaraugus 10 Madison 28 Seneca 4
Cayuga 24 Monroe 208 Steuben 25
Chautauqua 23 Montgomery 18 St. Lawrence 20
Chemung 32 Nassau 671 Suffolk 447
Chenango 12 New York 139 Sullivan 22
Clinton 17 Niagara 62 Tioga 10
Columbia 20 Oneida 151 Tompkins 7
Cortland 9 Onondaga 292 Ulster 43
Delaware 8 Ontario 29 Warren 21
Dutchess 87 Orange 92 Washington 13
Erie 412 Orleans 19 Wayne 29
Essex 4 Oswego 34 Westchester 308
Franklin 5 Otsego 24 Wyoming 13
Fulton 17 Putnam 50 Yates 2
Genesee 49 Queens 534 NYS TOTAL 5,625
Greene 13 Rensselaer 89 OTHER US 828
Hamilton 0 Richmond 120 NON-US 9
Herkimer 30 Rockland 115 TOTAL 6,462

Respiratory Therapy Technicians

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 31 Jefferson 5 Saratoga 14
Allegany 4 Kings 64 Schenectady 10
Bronx 33 Lewis 0 Schoharie 2
Broome 7 Livingston 5 Schuyler 2
Cattaraugus 4 Madison 6 Seneca 2
Cayuga 1 Monroe 39 Steuben 3
Chautauqua 7 Montgomery 1 St. Lawrence 7
Chemung 3 Nassau 70 Suffolk 55
Chenango 1 New York 11 Sullivan 3
Clinton 5 Niagara 15 Tioga 2
Columbia 3 Oneida 35 Tompkins 2
Cortland 0 Onondaga 27 Ulster 8
Delaware 1 Ontario 4 Warren 5
Dutchess 11 Orange 12 Washington 3
Erie 66 Orleans 6 Wayne 3
Essex 0 Oswego 1 Westchester 28
Franklin 2 Otsego 8 Wyoming 2
Fulton 2 Putnam 3 Yates 0
Genesee 10 Queens 47 NYS TOTAL 768
Greene 3 Rensselaer 22 OTHER US 152
Hamilton 0 Richmond 16 NON-US 1
Herkimer 11 Rockland 15 TOTAL 921

* 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: July 19, 2018