All Participating Best Places to Work Agencies
and Agency Subcomponents


Broadcasting Board of Governors

International Broadcasting Bureau (BBG)

Office of Cuba Broadcasting (BBG)

Voice of America (BBG)

Commodity Futures Trading Commission

Consumer Product Safety Commission

Corporation for National and Community Service

Court Services and Offender Supervision Agency

Community Supervision Program (CSOSA)

Pretrial Services Agency (CSOSA)

Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board

Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Marketing Service (USDA)

Agricultural Research Service (USDA)

Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (USDA)

Departmental Administration (USDA)

Economic Research Service (USDA)

Farm Service Agency (USDA)

Food Nutrition and Consumer Services (USDA)

Food Safety and Inspection Service (USDA)

Foreign Agricultural Service (USDA)

Forest Service (USDA)

Grain Inspection, Packers and Stockyards Administration (USDA)

National Agricultural Statistics Service (USDA)

National Institute of Food and Agriculture (USDA)

Natural Resources Conservation Service (USDA)

Office of the General Counsel (USDA)

Office of the Inspector General (USDA)

Risk Management Agency (USDA)

Rural Development (USDA)

Department of Commerce

Bureau of Economic Analysis (Commerce)

Bureau of Industry and Security (Commerce)

Bureau of the Census (Commerce)

Economic Development Administration (Commerce)

International Trade Administration (Commerce)

National Institute of Standards and Technology (Commerce)

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (Commerce)

National Technical Information Service (Commerce)

National Telecommunications and Information Administration (Commerce)

Office of the Inspector General (Commerce)

Office of the Secretary (Commerce)

Patent and Trademark Office (Commerce)

Department of Education

Federal Student Aid (ED)

Institute of Education Sciences (ED)

Office for Civil Rights (ED)

Office of Elementary and Secondary Education (ED)

Office of Management (ED)

Office of Planning, Evaluation and Policy Development (ED)

Office of Postsecondary Education (ED)

Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (ED)

Office of the Chief Financial Officer (ED)

Office of the Chief Information Officer (ED)

Office of the Inspector General (ED)

Department of Energy

Bonneville Power Administration (DOE)

National Nuclear Security Administration (DOE)

Power Marketing Administrations (DOE)

Programs - Staff - Field Offices (DOE)

Department of Health and Human Services

Administration for Children and Families (HHS)

Administration for Community Living (HHS)

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (HHS)

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (HHS)

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (HHS)

Food and Drug Administration (HHS)

Health Resources and Services Administration (HHS)

Indian Health Service (HHS)

National Institutes of Health (HHS)

Office of the Secretary (HHS)

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (HHS)

Department of Homeland Security

Citizenship and Immigration Services (DHS)

Customs and Border Protection (DHS)

Domestic Nuclear Detection Office (DHS)

Federal Emergency Management Agency (DHS)

Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (DHS)

Immigration and Customs Enforcement (DHS)

Intelligence and Analysis (DHS)

Management Directorate (DHS)

National Protection and Programs Directorate (DHS)

Office of the Inspector General (DHS)

Office of the Secretary (DHS)

Office of the Under Secretary for Science and Technology (DHS)

Secret Service (DHS)

Transportation Security Administration (DHS)

United States Coast Guard (DHS)

Department of Housing and Urban Development

Assistant Secretary for Housing - Federal Housing Commissioner (HUD)

Office of Chief Information Officer (HUD)

Office of Chief Procurement Officer (HUD)

Office of Community Planning and Development (HUD)

Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity (HUD)

Office of Field Policy and Management (HUD)

Office of Policy Development and Research (HUD)

Office of Public and Indian Housing (HUD)

Office of the Chief Financial Officer (HUD)

Office of the Chief Human Capital Officer (HUD)

Office of the General Counsel (HUD)

Department of Justice

Antitrust Division (DOJ)

Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco Firearms and Explosives (DOJ)

Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System (DOJ)

Civil Division (DOJ)

Civil Rights Division (DOJ)

Criminal Division (DOJ)

Drug Enforcement Administration (DOJ)

Environment and Natural Resources Division (DOJ)

Executive Office for Immigration Review (DOJ)

Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and U.S. Attorneys (DOJ)

Federal Bureau of Investigation (DOJ)

Justice Management Division (DOJ)

Office of Justice Programs (DOJ)

Office of the Inspector General (DOJ)

Tax Division (DOJ)

U.S. Marshals Service (DOJ)

U.S. Trustees Program (DOJ)

All Other Components (DOJ)

Department of Labor

Administrative Law Judges (DOL)

Bureau of Labor Statistics (DOL)

Employee Benefits Security Administration (DOL)

Employment and Training Administration (DOL)

Mine Safety and Health Administration (DOL)

Occupational Safety and Health Administration (DOL)

Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (DOL)

Office of Labor-Management Standards (DOL)

Office of the Assistant Secretary for Administration and Management (DOL)

Office of the Inspector General (DOL)

Office of the Solicitor (DOL)

Office of Workers' Compensation Programs (DOL)

Veterans Employment and Training Services (DOL)

Wage and Hour Division (DOL)

Department of State

Department of the Air Force

Air Combat Command (Air Force)

Air Education and Training Command (Air Force)

Air Force Audit Agency (Air Force)

Air Force District of Washington (Air Force)

Air Force Elements, U.S. Northern Command (Air Force)

Air Force Elements, U.S. Special Operations Command (Air Force)

Air Force Elements, U.S. Strategic Command (Air Force)

Air Force Elements, U.S. Transportation Command (Air Force)

Air Force Materiel Command (Air Force)

Air Force Office of Special Investigations (Air Force)

Air Force Personnel Center (Air Force)

Air Force Special Operations Command (Air Force)

Air Mobility Command (Air Force)

Air National Guard Support Center (Air Force)

Air National Guard Units (Mobilization) (Title 5) (Air Force)

Civil Engineering Center (Air Force)

Civilian Career Training (Air Force)

Global Strike Command (Air Force)

Headquarters - Air Force Reserve (Air Force)

Headquarters Air Intelligence Agency (Air Force)

Headquarters and Support Elements (Air Force)

Pacific Air Forces (Air Force)

Space Command (Air Force)

U.S. Air Force Academy (Air Force)

U.S. Air Forces, Europe (Air Force)

All Other Components (Air Force)

Department of the Army

Field Operating Agencies of the Army Staff Resourced Through OA-22 (Army)

Field Operating Offices of Office of the Secretary of the Army (Army)

Immediate Office of the Chief-of-Staff of the Army (Army)

Joint Activities (Army)

Joint Services and Activities Supported By the Office, Secretary of the Army (Army)

Office of the Chief of the National Guard Bureau (Army)

Office of the Secretary of the Army (Army)

U.S. Army Accessions Command (Army)

U.S. Army Acquisition Support Center (Army)

U.S. Army Audit Agency (Army)

U.S. Army Central (Army)

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Army)

U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command (Army)

U.S. Army Forces Command (Army)

U.S. Army Installation Management Agency (Army)

U.S. Army Intelligence and Security Command (Army)

U.S. Army Materiel Command (Army)

U.S. Army Medical Command (Army)

U.S. Army Military District of Washington (Army)

U.S. Army Netcom/9th Army Signal Command (Army)

U.S. Army North (Army)

U.S. Army Reserve Command (Army)

U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/U.S. Army Forces Strategic Command (Army)

U.S. Army Test and Evaluation Command (Army)

U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command (Army)

U.S. Army, Europe (Army)

U.S. Army, Pacific (Army)

U.S. Military Entrance Processing Command (Army)

U.S. Special Operations Command (Army)

Department of the Interior

Bureau of Indian Affairs (Interior)

Bureau of Land Management (Interior)

Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (Interior)

Bureau of Reclamation (Interior)

Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (Interior)

National Park Service (Interior)

Office of Surface Mining (Interior)

Office of the Inspector General (Interior)

Office of the Secretary of the Interior (Interior)

Office of the Solicitor (Interior)

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Interior)

U.S. Geological Survey (Interior)

Department of the Navy

Assistant for Administration - Under Secretary of the Navy (Navy)

Bureau of Naval Personnel (Navy)

Commander - Navy Installations (Navy)

Immediate Office of the Chief of Naval Operations (Navy)

Marine Corps (Navy)

Military Sealift Command (Navy)

Naval Air Systems Command (Navy)

Naval Education and Training Command (Navy)

Naval Facilities Engineering Command (Navy)

Naval Intelligence Command (Navy)

Naval Medical Command (Navy)

Naval Reserve Force (Navy)

Naval Sea Systems Command (Navy)

Naval Special Warfare Command (Navy)

Naval Supply Systems Command (Navy)

Office of Naval Research (Navy)

Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (Navy)

Strategic Systems Programs Office (Navy)

U.S. Atlantic Fleet - Commander In Chief (Navy)

U.S. Pacific Fleet - Commander In Chief (Navy)

Department of the Treasury

Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (Treasury)

Bureau of Engraving and Printing (Treasury)

Bureau of the Public Debt (Treasury)

Departmental Offices (Treasury)

Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (Treasury)

Financial Management Service (Treasury)

Internal Revenue Service (Treasury)

Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (Treasury)

Office of the Inspector General (Treasury)

Office of the Inspector General for Tax Administration (Treasury)

U.S. Mint (Treasury)

Department of Transportation

Federal Aviation Administration (DOT)

Federal Highway Administration (DOT)

Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (DOT)

Federal Railroad Administration (DOT)

Federal Transit Administration (DOT)

Maritime Administration (DOT)

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (DOT)

Office of the Inspector General (DOT)

Office of the Secretary (DOT)

Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (DOT)

Research and Innovative Technology Administration (DOT)

Department of Veterans Affairs

Central Office (VA)

National Cemetery Administration (VA)

Office of the Inspector General (VA)

Veterans Benefits Administration (VA)

Veterans Health Administration (VA)

Environmental Protection Agency

Office of Administration and Resources Management (EPA)

Office of Air and Radiation (EPA)

Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention (EPA)

Office of Enforcement Compliance Assurance (EPA)

Office of Environmental Information (EPA)

Office of Research and Development (EPA)

Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response (EPA)

Office of the Administrator (EPA)

Office of the Chief Financial Officer (EPA)

Office of the Inspector General (EPA)

Office of Water (EPA)

Region 1 - Boston (EPA)

Region 10 - Seattle (EPA)

Region 2 - New York (EPA)

Region 3 - Philadelphia (EPA)

Region 4 - Atlanta (EPA)

Region 5 - Chicago (EPA)

Region 6 - Dallas (EPA)

Region 7 - Kansas City (EPA)

Region 8 - Denver (EPA)

Region 9 - San Francisco (EPA)

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

Export-Import Bank of the United States

Farm Credit Administration

Federal Communications Commission

Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

Federal Election Commission

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

Office of Energy Market Regulation (FERC)

Office of Energy Projects (FERC)

Office of Enforcement (FERC)

Office of the Executive Director (FERC)

Office of the General Counsel (FERC)

Federal Housing Finance Agency

Federal Labor Relations Authority

Federal Maritime Commission

Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service

Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board

Federal Trade Commission

General Services Administration

Federal Acquisition Service (GSA)

Office of Governmentwide Policy (GSA)

Office of the Chief Financial Officer (GSA)

Office of the Chief Human Capital Officer (GSA)

Office of the Chief Information Officer (GSA)

Office of the General Counsel (GSA)

Office of the Inspector General (GSA)

Public Buildings Service (GSA)

Government Accountability Office

Government Printing Office

Intelligence Community

International Boundary and Water Commission

Merit Systems Protection Board

Millennium Challenge Corporation

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Ames Research Center (NASA)

Dryden Flight Research Center (NASA)

George C. Marshall Space Flight Center (NASA)

Goddard Space Flight Center (NASA)

Headquarters (NASA)

John C. Stennis Space Center (NASA)

John F. Kennedy Space Center (NASA)

John Glenn Research Center at Lewis Field (NASA)

Langley Research Center (NASA)

Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center (NASA)

National Archives and Records Administration

National Credit Union Administration

National Endowment for the Arts

National Endowment for the Humanities

National Gallery of Art

National Labor Relations Board

National Science Foundation

National Transportation Safety Board

Nuclear Regulatory Commission

Office of Management and Budget

Office of Personnel Management

Employee Services (OPM)

Facilities - Security - Contracting (OPM)

Federal Investigative Service (OPM)

Healthcare and Insurance (OPM)

HR Solutions (OPM)

Merit System Audit and Compliance (OPM)

Office of the Chief Financial Officer (OPM)

Office of the Chief Information Officer (OPM)

Office of the Inspector General (OPM)

Retirement Services (OPM)

Office of Special Counsel

Office of the Secretary of Defense, Joint Staff, Defense Agencies, and Department of Defense Field Activities

Defense Commissary Agency (DOD)

Defense Contract Audit Agency (DOD)

Defense Contract Management Agency (DOD)

Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DOD)

Defense Human Resources Activity (DOD)

Defense Information Systems Agency (DOD)

Defense Logistics Agency (DOD)

Defense Security Service (DOD)

Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DOD)

Department of Defense Education Activity (DOD)

Missile Defense Agency (DOD)

Office of the Inspector General (DOD)

TRICARE Management Activity (DOD)

Washington Headquarters Services (DOD)

Office of the U.S. Trade Representative

Overseas Private Investment Corporation

Peace Corps

Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation

Railroad Retirement Board

Securities and Exchange Commission

Selective Service System

Small Business Administration

Smithsonian Institution

Social Security Administration

Surface Transportation Board

U.S. Agency for International Development

U.S. International Trade Commission

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Any federal agency with at least 100 full-time, permanent employees is eligible to participate in the Best Places to Work rankings. Eligible agencies that do not participate in the U.S. Office of Personnel Management’s (OPM) Federal Employee Viewpoint Survey (FEVS) can be part of the Best Places to Work rankings if they conduct a comparable survey that includes our three index questions. The survey needs to be administered during the same time frame and have a minimum 50 percent response rate. Please contact us to learn more about the survey requirements and how your agency can participate.

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