Agency Report

Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DOD)

Best Places to Work Rank
out of 339 Agency Subcomponents

  307  

2017 Index Score
54.3

Change from 2016
-0.1 


Parent Agency
Office of the Secretary of Defense, Joint Staff, Defense Agencies, and Department of Defense Field Activities (Index Score: 61.1)
Mission
To stop the spread, counter the effects and prepare for the use of weapons of mass destruction.
Website
http://www.dtra.mil/

SCORES AND RANKINGS

Rank Change
(2016‑17)
2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Index Score 307 of 339 -0.1  54.3 54.4 50.3 51.1 56.8 52.4
Category Rank Change
(2016‑17)
2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Effective Leadership 278  of 336 0.5  53.3 52.8 51.2 51.5 54.1 49.1
Effective Leadership: Empowerment 296  of 336 2.2  43.4 41.2 38.2 37.3 44.1 40.3
Effective Leadership: Fairness 268  of 336 -1.7  53.2 54.9 48.5 51.1 51.4 48.0
Effective Leadership: Senior Leaders 280  of 336 2.1  43.3 41.2 45.1 46.5 50.1 43.9
Effective Leadership: Supervisors 235  of 336 -0.7  68.3 69.0 65.2 63.8 64.5 59.3
Employee Skills–Mission Match 255  of 338 2.4  75.6 73.2 71.9 72.0 75.3 70.0
Pay 210  of 338 -1.5  63.2 64.7 59.5 51.7 56.2 58.3
Strategic Management 295  of 337 1.1  51.7 50.6 47.3 49.1 53.0 50.3
Teamwork 279  of 337 3.7  65.5 61.8 58.8 60.7 62.7 60.3
Innovation 253  of 337 0.7  63.4 62.7 60.4 58.4 64.5 61.0
Training and Development 256  of 338 -1.7  58.6 60.3 56.8 56.0 57.7 54.8
Work–Life Balance 198  of 337 2.6  62.8 60.2 58.6 56.5 59.8 58.0
Support for Diversity 263  of 337 0.2  58.2 58.0 54.0 55.2 54.1 52.8
Performance-Based Rewards and Advancement 307  of 336 -0.1  41.6 41.7 38.6 39.1 41.2 39.5
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)
310 ( 23.0% )

Average joined (2010-2016)
128

Workforce with less than three years of service
10.5%

Employees left (2016)
107 ( 7.9% )

Average left (2010-2016)
103


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Race/Ethnicity Demographics