Agency Report

Department of the Air Force

Mission
To fly, fight and win in air, space and cyberspace.
Websites
http://www.af.mil/

Best Places to Work Ranking

# 14 of 19

Large Agencies

Index Score: 57.2

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SCORES AND RANKINGS

  2013 Rank 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Index Score 14 of 19 57.2 61.5 62.9 64.8 63.6 63.8 62.6 62.3
Scores by Category 2013 Rank 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Effective Leadership 7 of 19 54.5 56.0 56.6 58.0 54.5 54.3 53.7 51.4
Effective Leadership: Empowerment 5 of 19 47.3 50.4 52.2 53.9 52.1 52.4 50.7 49.6
Effective Leadership: Fairness 5 of 19 56.2 56.9 57.0 56.8 51.3 47.5 49.1 47.8
Effective Leadership: Senior Leaders 6 of 19 48.9 50.4 50.7 52.6 49.8 49.2 49.2 46.2
Effective Leadership: Supervisors 11 of 19 62.9 64.0 64.5 66.1 62.0 63.7 62.2 59.3
Employee Skills–Mission Match 15 of 19 74.3 77.9 78.2 79.1 78.7 78.5 78.7 79.4
Pay 15 of 19 49.3 55.8 58.3 63.5 60.6 62.2 None None
Strategic Management 14 of 19 52.3 56.0 57.1 56.5 56.5 56.9 56.5 60.4
Teamwork 10 of 19 65.5 66.5 67.0 67.1 71.8 71.7 72.0 69.1
Training and Development 11 of 19 56.9 62.3 62.0 62.9 63.1 62.3 63.1 59.4
Work–Life Balance 11 of 19 59.1 61.7 59.6 61.2 63.6 64.1 64.9 67.9
Support for Diversity 14 of 19 53.6 55.4 56.3 56.9 58.9 57.4 56.4 58.3
Performance-Based Rewards and Advancement 11 of 19 41.3 44.7 46.0 47.3 45.1 46.8 44.2 45.1
Alternative Work and Employee Support Programs 11 of 18 74.1 73.9 76.0 None None None None None
Index Scores by Demographic 2013 Rank 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Female 14 of 18 59.5 64.2 64.7 67.9 64.6 None None None
Male 14 of 18 60.1 65.0 66.5 66.5 63.2 None None None
40 and over 10 of 18 61.3 65.7 66.4 66.7 63.4 None None None
Under 40 16 of 18 55.7 62.4 64.7 68.2 64.6 None None None
American Indian or Native American 4 of 6 59.3 58.3 52.4 67.8 68.1 None None None
Asian 17 of 18 61.0 69.3 76.8 73.2 73.2 None None None
Black or African-American 15 of 18 60.3 67.0 71.9 67.6 65.0 None None None
Hispanic or Latino 11 of 18 60.7 64.4 57.7 66.9 68.6 None None None
Multi-racial 9 of 18 55.6 58.2 63.2 62.4 57.9 None None None
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 7 of 14 61.2 64.7 None None None None None None
White 14 of 18 60.4 65.0 66.3 66.9 63.2 None None None
Employees with Disabilities 6 of 18 57.6 60.5 None None None None None None
Veterans 10 of 18 60.6 64.9 None None None None None None
Senior Executive Service (SES) 15 of 18 74.2 86.1 None None None None None None

SCORE TREND GRAPHS

Index Scores

Effective Leadership

Employee Skills–Mission Match

Pay

Strategic Management

Teamwork

Training and Development

Work–Life Balance

Support for Diversity

Performance-Based Rewards and Advancement

Alternative Work and Employee Support Programs

Index Scores by Age

Index Scores by Gender

Index Scores by Race/Ethnicity


WORKFORCE SIZE AND DEMOGRAPHICS

Demographics source: FedScope, U.S. Office of Personnel Management

Number of Employees

Employees joined (2012):  8,564 ( 5.30% )

Average joined (2008-2012):  13,425

Rookie ratio (workforce with less than three years of service):  19.60%

Employees left (2012):  14,640 ( 9.10% )

Average left (2008-2012):  11,987


Gender Demographics

Race and Ethnicity Demographics