License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Veterinarian 506 427 382 414 424
Veterinary Technician 334 377 378 376 384

Geographic Distribution of Registered Licensees

As of January 1, 2017

Veterinarian*

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 101 Jefferson 33 Saratoga 134
Allegany 17 Kings 226 Schenectady 42
Bronx 43 Lewis 19 Schoharie 12
Broome 45 Livingston 39 Schuyler 5
Cattaraugus 16 Madison 38 Seneca 6
Cayuga 28 Monroe 187 Steuben 21
Chautauqua 37 Montgomery 21 St. Lawrence 39
Chemung 26 Nassau 374 Suffolk 473
Chenango 22 New York 455 Sullivan 24
Clinton 25 Niagara 47 Tioga 33
Columbia 35 Oneida 77 Tompkins 193
Cortland 18 Onondaga 136 Ulster 72
Delaware 19 Ontario 54 Warren 30
Dutchess 132 Orange 111 Washington 40
Erie 252 Orleans 11 Wayne 30
Essex 16 Oswego 28 Westchester 307
Franklin 15 Otsego 33 Wyoming 34
Fulton 7 Putnam 60 Yates 21
Genesee 23 Queens 172 NYS TOTAL 4,722
Greene 14 Rensselaer 38 OTHER US 1,689
Hamilton 0 Richmond 84 NON-US 64
Herkimer 14 Rockland 59 TOTAL 6,475

* 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 66 Jefferson 48 Saratoga 100
Allegany 16 Kings 130 Schenectady 59
Bronx 72 Lewis 16 Schoharie 23
Broome 76 Livingston 39 Schuyler 4
Cattaraugus 40 Madison 49 Seneca 12
Cayuga 35 Monroe 276 Steuben 35
Chautauqua 18 Montgomery 21 St. Lawrence 64
Chemung 27 Nassau 280 Suffolk 478
Chenango 24 New York 101 Sullivan 27
Clinton 21 Niagara 103 Tioga 35
Columbia 17 Oneida 61 Tompkins 93
Cortland 30 Onondaga 144 Ulster 92
Delaware 44 Ontario 61 Warren 27
Dutchess 129 Orange 98 Washington 35
Erie 513 Orleans 31 Wayne 55
Essex 10 Oswego 54 Westchester 141
Franklin 19 Otsego 33 Wyoming 53
Fulton 10 Putnam 44 Yates 10
Genesee 54 Queens 240 NYS TOTAL 4,581
Greene 25 Rensselaer 50 OTHER US 386
Hamilton 1 Richmond 38 NON-US 89
Herkimer 31 Rockland 43 TOTAL 4,975

** 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: January 20, 2017