License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Veterinarian 377 506 427 382 414
Veterinary Technician 330 334 377 378 376

Geographic Distribution of Registered Licensees

As of July 1, 2016

Veterinarian*

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 102 Jefferson 32 Saratoga 133
Allegany 16 Kings 229 Schenectady 42
Bronx 44 Lewis 19 Schoharie 12
Broome 45 Livingston 38 Schuyler 5
Cattaraugus 16 Madison 36 Seneca 6
Cayuga 27 Monroe 194 Steuben 21
Chautauqua 37 Montgomery 22 St. Lawrence 39
Chemung 28 Nassau 381 Suffolk 476
Chenango 21 New York 470 Sullivan 24
Clinton 25 Niagara 48 Tioga 35
Columbia 36 Oneida 73 Tompkins 201
Cortland 21 Onondaga 131 Ulster 71
Delaware 20 Ontario 54 Warren 30
Dutchess 129 Orange 111 Washington 40
Erie 248 Orleans 11 Wayne 31
Essex 17 Oswego 28 Westchester 309
Franklin 16 Otsego 37 Wyoming 33
Fulton 8 Putnam 55 Yates 20
Genesee 24 Queens 169 NYS TOTAL 4,756
Greene 14 Rensselaer 37 OTHER US 1,706
Hamilton 0 Richmond 83 NON-US 65
Herkimer 14 Rockland 62 TOTAL 6,527

* Displaying both full and three-year limited licenses. Location reflects the licensee's primary mailing address on record with the Office of the Professions; the address is not necessarily the licensee's practice address. Although licensees must be registered to use the professional title or to practice within New York State, being registered does not mean the licensee is actively doing so.

Veterinary Technician**

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 61 Jefferson 40 Saratoga 94
Allegany 16 Kings 127 Schenectady 56
Bronx 68 Lewis 18 Schoharie 20
Broome 71 Livingston 38 Schuyler 4
Cattaraugus 40 Madison 46 Seneca 12
Cayuga 36 Monroe 265 Steuben 32
Chautauqua 19 Montgomery 20 St. Lawrence 66
Chemung 24 Nassau 275 Suffolk 455
Chenango 23 New York 98 Sullivan 28
Clinton 19 Niagara 100 Tioga 37
Columbia 16 Oneida 58 Tompkins 88
Cortland 29 Onondaga 141 Ulster 87
Delaware 47 Ontario 59 Warren 27
Dutchess 125 Orange 102 Washington 36
Erie 496 Orleans 29 Wayne 54
Essex 10 Oswego 48 Westchester 136
Franklin 16 Otsego 35 Wyoming 51
Fulton 11 Putnam 46 Yates 10
Genesee 55 Queens 232 NYS TOTAL 4,429
Greene 23 Rensselaer 45 OTHER US 381
Hamilton 1 Richmond 37 NON-US 9
Herkimer 29 Rockland 42 TOTAL 4,819

** Displaying both full and three-year limited licenses. Location reflects the licensee's primary mailing address on record with the Office of the Professions; the address is not necessarily the licensee's practice address. Although licensees must be registered to use the professional title or to practice within New York State, being registered does not mean the licensee is actively doing so. Veterinary technicians practice only under the supervision of licensed veterinarian.

Last Updated: August 5, 2016