License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Respiratory Therapist 321 327 322 365 357
Respiratory Therapy Technician 127 126 99 71 78

Geographic Distribution

As of July 1, 2015

Respiratory Therapists

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 93 Jefferson 38 Saratoga 108
Allegany 5 Kings 566 Schenectady 61
Bronx 235 Lewis 7 Schoharie 4
Broome 59 Livingston 20 Schuyler 3
Cattaraugus 14 Madison 24 Seneca 4
Cayuga 26 Monroe 177 Steuben 25
Chautauqua 28 Montgomery 20 St. Lawrence 16
Chemung 33 Nassau 649 Suffolk 416
Chenango 10 New York 133 Sullivan 15
Clinton 16 Niagara 65 Tioga 14
Columbia 20 Oneida 123 Tompkins 5
Cortland 11 Onondaga 312 Ulster 48
Delaware 6 Ontario 27 Warren 19
Dutchess 76 Orange 84 Washington 10
Erie 398 Orleans 21 Wayne 30
Essex 4 Oswego 35 Westchester 305
Franklin 3 Otsego 27 Wyoming 14
Fulton 14 Putnam 47 Yates 5
Genesee 45 Queens 493 NYS TOTAL 5,443
Greene 14 Rensselaer 87 OTHER US 685
Hamilton 0 Richmond 122 NON-US 6
Herkimer 33 Rockland 121 TOTAL 6,134

Respiratory Therapy Technicians

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 31 Jefferson 7 Saratoga 11
Allegany 6 Kings 70 Schenectady 8
Bronx 36 Lewis 1 Schoharie 1
Broome 10 Livingston 9 Schuyler 1
Cattaraugus 6 Madison 5 Seneca 2
Cayuga 2 Monroe 54 Steuben 7
Chautauqua 7 Montgomery 2 St. Lawrence 7
Chemung 4 Nassau 84 Suffolk 68
Chenango 0 New York 21 Sullivan 2
Clinton 4 Niagara 18 Tioga 2
Columbia 4 Oneida 35 Tompkins 1
Cortland 0 Onondaga 36 Ulster 8
Delaware 1 Ontario 5 Warren 3
Dutchess 15 Orange 18 Washington 2
Erie 74 Orleans 4 Wayne 7
Essex 0 Oswego 1 Westchester 41
Franklin 2 Otsego 8 Wyoming 2
Fulton 8 Putnam 3 Yates 1
Genesee 20 Queens 59 NYS TOTAL 934
Greene 10 Rensselaer 28 OTHER US 171
Hamilton 0 Richmond 19 NON-US 1
Herkimer 16 Rockland 17 TOTAL 1,106

* 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 21, 2015