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Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023
Dental Hygienist 472 338 577 478 463
Dental Hygienist, 3-year limited license 0 0 0 0 0

Geographic Distribution of Registered Licensees*

As of January 1, 2024

Dental Hygienist

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 200 Jefferson 82 Saratoga 275
Allegany 21 Kings 708 Schenectady 124
Bronx 283 Lewis 20 Schoharie 15
Broome 202 Livingston 61 Schuyler 6
Cattaraugus 46 Madison 56 Seneca 18
Cayuga 58 Monroe 682 Steuben 43
Chautauqua 53 Montgomery 22 St. Lawrence 66
Chemung 61 Nassau 947 Suffolk 1071
Chenango 36 New York 323 Sullivan 40
Clinton 45 Niagara 174 Tioga 50
Columbia 31 Oneida 141 Tompkins 35
Cortland 31 Onondaga 299 Ulster 94
Delaware 24 Ontario 95 Warren 45
Dutchess 198 Orange 335 Washington 38
Erie 880 Orleans 21 Wayne 91
Essex 17 Oswego 76 Westchester 408
Franklin 10 Otsego 38 Wyoming 26
Fulton 22 Putnam 77 Yates 11
Genesee 45 Queens 917 NYS TOTAL 10531
Greene 39 Rensselaer 153 OTHER US 1721
Hamilton 2 Richmond 372 NON-US 17
Herkimer 24 Rockland 148 TOTAL 12269

* 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.