License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Veterinarian 427 382 414 424 391
Veterinary Technician 377 378 376 384 403

Geographic Distribution of Registered Licensees

As of July 1, 2018

Veterinarian*

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 114 Jefferson 34 Saratoga 141
Allegany 15 Kings 248 Schenectady 42
Bronx 45 Lewis 20 Schoharie 13
Broome 43 Livingston 36 Schuyler 5
Cattaraugus 19 Madison 38 Seneca 8
Cayuga 29 Monroe 193 Steuben 20
Chautauqua 34 Montgomery 23 St. Lawrence 39
Chemung 23 Nassau 392 Suffolk 485
Chenango 19 New York 474 Sullivan 23
Clinton 26 Niagara 42 Tioga 35
Columbia 35 Oneida 73 Tompkins 196
Cortland 17 Onondaga 134 Ulster 70
Delaware 17 Ontario 54 Warren 29
Dutchess 136 Orange 121 Washington 42
Erie 264 Orleans 11 Wayne 30
Essex 17 Oswego 28 Westchester 298
Franklin 18 Otsego 33 Wyoming 39
Fulton 9 Putnam 64 Yates 19
Genesee 20 Queens 182 NYS TOTAL 4,843
Greene 15 Rensselaer 40 OTHER US 1,730
Hamilton 0 Richmond 80 NON-US 67
Herkimer 17 Rockland 54 TOTAL 6,640

* 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 59 Jefferson 44 Saratoga 101
Allegany 20 Kings 141 Schenectady 60
Bronx 81 Lewis 14 Schoharie 25
Broome 71 Livingston 41 Schuyler 4
Cattaraugus 41 Madison 48 Seneca 9
Cayuga 35 Monroe 293 Steuben 41
Chautauqua 24 Montgomery 27 St. Lawrence 72
Chemung 27 Nassau 284 Suffolk 487
Chenango 21 New York 101 Sullivan 27
Clinton 25 Niagara 108 Tioga 34
Columbia 21 Oneida 67 Tompkins 84
Cortland 29 Onondaga 147 Ulster 101
Delaware 41 Ontario 63 Warren 22
Dutchess 138 Orange 106 Washington 37
Erie 524 Orleans 31 Wayne 67
Essex 9 Oswego 55 Westchester 153
Franklin 18 Otsego 36 Wyoming 50
Fulton 15 Putnam 42 Yates 13
Genesee 55 Queens 246 NYS TOTAL 4,727
Greene 26 Rensselaer 53 OTHER US 414
Hamilton 1 Richmond 38 NON-US 8
Herkimer 28 Rockland 46 TOTAL 5,149

** 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: July 20, 2018