Agency Report

Bureau of Industry and Security (Commerce)

Best Places to Work Rank
out of 339 Agency Subcomponents

  75  

2017 Index Score
74.0

Change from 2016
10.2 


Parent Agency
Department of Commerce (Index Score: 69.2)
Mission
To advance U.S. national security, foreign policy and economic objectives by ensuring an effective export control and treaty compliance system and promoting continued U.S. strategic technology leadership.
Website
http://www.bis.doc.gov/

SCORES AND RANKINGS

Rank Change
(2016‑17)
2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Index Score 75 of 339 10.2  74.0 63.8 71.8 66.4 66.5
Category Rank Change
(2016‑17)
2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Effective Leadership 69  of 336 6.8  65.9 59.1 63.0 62.7 60.1
Effective Leadership: Empowerment 68  of 336 5.7  59.8 54.1 60.1 54.4 54.8
Effective Leadership: Fairness 159  of 336 14.0  60.4 46.4 60.1 54.5 58.6
Effective Leadership: Senior Leaders 63  of 336 4.3  62.3 58.0 57.9 58.2 55.6
Effective Leadership: Supervisors 92  of 336 6.1  75.2 69.1 71.0 75.6 68.0
Employee Skills–Mission Match 31  of 338 6.2  83.7 77.5 82.6 79.1 77.8
Pay 74  of 338 -2.2  71.6 73.8 76.5 61.5 68.0
Strategic Management 132  of 337 -2.6  59.9 62.5 65.1 59.7 60.5
Teamwork 103  of 337 3.5  74.3 70.8 73.6 72.8 68.0
Innovation 107  of 337 5.6  69.5 63.9 66.9 60.7 61.5
Training and Development 201  of 338 -1.4  61.5 62.9 54.6 47.5 54.3
Work–Life Balance 145  of 337 4.9  65.5 60.6 64.1 61.9 59.9
Support for Diversity 172  of 337 7.4  63.3 55.9 63.0 65.6 59.1
Performance-Based Rewards and Advancement 67  of 336 4.9  56.7 51.8 54.6 48.8 49.1
Quartile Key
Lower Quartile (0–25%) Below Median (25–50%) Above Median (50–75%) Upper Quartile (75–100%)

WORKFORCE SIZE AND DEMOGRAPHICS

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

Employees joined (2016)
25 ( 7.1% )

Average joined (2010-2016)
20

Workforce with less than three years of service

Employees left (2016)
24 ( 6.8% )

Average left (2010-2016)
22


Gender Demographics


Race/Ethnicity Demographics