Agency Rankings by Demographic

40 and over


The scores by demographic show the Best Places to Work index scores according to a given demographic group. The index scores measure the performance of agencies and agency subcomponents related to employee satisfaction and commitment.


Lower Quartile (0–25%) Below Median (25–50%) Above Median (50–75%) Upper Quartile (75–100%)

Click on the links below to view an agency’s full report. Click on the column headings to sort by rank, agency name, score or change.

Rank Agency 2014 2013 Change
1 National Aeronautics and Space Administration 73.9 75.7 -1.80 
2 Department of State 68.3 70.2 -1.90 
3 Department of Commerce 66.8 67.4 -0.60 
4 Department of Justice 64.3 67.5 -3.20 
5 Social Security Administration 63.7 66.2 -2.50 
6 Department of Health and Human Services 61.3 64.2 -2.90 
7 Department of Transportation 60.1 62.0 -1.90 
8 Department of the Treasury 59.7 62.7 -3.00 
9 Department of the Navy 59.2 62.9 -3.70 
10 Department of Labor 59.1 58.2 0.90 
11 Department of the Air Force 58.1 61.3 -3.20 
12 Office of the Secretary of Defense, Joint Staff, Defense Agencies, and Department of Defense Field Activities 57.8 60.7 -2.90 
13 Department of Agriculture 57.6 58.2 -0.60 
14 Department of the Interior 57.5 60.7 -3.20 
15 Department of the Army 56.3 60.1 -3.80 
16 Environmental Protection Agency 55.5 59.7 -4.20 
17 Department of Veterans Affairs 55.2 61.3 -6.10 
18 Department of Homeland Security 46.6 51.9 -5.30 
Intelligence Community 0.00 
Not all agencies have data for demographic groups, due to small sample sizes.

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