License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Respiratory Therapist 322 365 357 346 374
Respiratory Therapy Technician 99 71 78 43 51

Geographic Distribution

As of July 1, 2017

Respiratory Therapists

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 105 Jefferson 33 Saratoga 112
Allegany 7 Kings 575 Schenectady 62
Bronx 260 Lewis 5 Schoharie 2
Broome 53 Livingston 18 Schuyler 3
Cattaraugus 11 Madison 30 Seneca 4
Cayuga 23 Monroe 202 Steuben 24
Chautauqua 27 Montgomery 20 St. Lawrence 21
Chemung 33 Nassau 684 Suffolk 447
Chenango 11 New York 134 Sullivan 17
Clinton 19 Niagara 70 Tioga 12
Columbia 21 Oneida 142 Tompkins 8
Cortland 11 Onondaga 295 Ulster 42
Delaware 8 Ontario 31 Warren 20
Dutchess 86 Orange 94 Washington 13
Erie 415 Orleans 19 Wayne 29
Essex 4 Oswego 37 Westchester 311
Franklin 4 Otsego 23 Wyoming 14
Fulton 17 Putnam 53 Yates 4
Genesee 47 Queens 537 NYS TOTAL 5,695
Greene 15 Rensselaer 93 OTHER US 791
Hamilton 0 Richmond 127 NON-US 8
Herkimer 33 Rockland 118 TOTAL 6,494

Respiratory Therapy Technicians

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 35 Jefferson 5 Saratoga 15
Allegany 5 Kings 58 Schenectady 8
Bronx 39 Lewis 0 Schoharie 2
Broome 7 Livingston 7 Schuyler 2
Cattaraugus 4 Madison 6 Seneca 2
Cayuga 1 Monroe 46 Steuben 5
Chautauqua 8 Montgomery 2 St. Lawrence 7
Chemung 3 Nassau 75 Suffolk 56
Chenango 0 New York 13 Sullivan 3
Clinton 3 Niagara 16 Tioga 1
Columbia 3 Oneida 35 Tompkins 2
Cortland 0 Onondaga 32 Ulster 6
Delaware 2 Ontario 5 Warren 4
Dutchess 13 Orange 15 Washington 3
Erie 71 Orleans 3 Wayne 4
Essex 0 Oswego 1 Westchester 29
Franklin 2 Otsego 8 Wyoming 2
Fulton 5 Putnam 3 Yates 0
Genesee 12 Queens 51 NYS TOTAL 819
Greene 5 Rensselaer 21 OTHER US 166
Hamilton 0 Richmond 19 NON-US 1
Herkimer 12 Rockland 17 TOTAL 986

* 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 18, 2017