Agency Report

National Nuclear Security Administration (DOE)

Best Places to Work Rank
out of 305 Agency Subcomponents

  153  

2016 Index Score
62.5

Change from 2015
11.7 


Parent Agency
Department of Energy (Index Score: 63.4)
Mission
To oversee and manage the security of the nation's nuclear weapons, nuclear nonproliferation and naval reactor programs, and to respond to nuclear and radiological emergencies in the U.S. and abroad.
Website
http://nnsa.energy.gov/

SCORES AND RANKINGS

Rank Change
(2015‑16)
2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Index Score 153 of 305 11.7  62.5 50.8 44.7 50.9 59.3 60.9
Category Rank Change
(2015‑16)
2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Effective Leadership 110 of 303 10.2  59.8 49.6 45.0 49.1 54.5 54.1
Effective Leadership: Empowerment 111 of 303 11.1  53.0 41.9 35.9 40.5 47.2 47.3
Effective Leadership: Fairness 100 of 303 8.9  59.6 50.7 48.4 51.7 53.8 55.1
Effective Leadership: Senior Leaders 154 of 303 13.0  50.5 37.5 32.3 39.7 47.6 48.2
Effective Leadership: Supervisors 85 of 303 7.7  72.7 65.0 60.4 61.5 65.3 62.9
Employee Skills–Mission Match 137 of 304 4.4  77.8 73.4 68.4 71.9 76.9 77.1
Pay 65 of 304 3.2  68.8 65.6 64.9 64.0 65.3 69.0
Strategic Management 116 of 304 11.0  59.1 48.1 41.3 47.6 55.4 56.9
Teamwork 133 of 304 6.4  69.2 62.8 58.0 60.8 64.7 63.2
Innovation 164 of 304 7.5  63.9 56.4 53.8 58.3 62.9 63.4
Training and Development 67 of 304 9.1  68.3 59.2 51.4 50.6 58.0 60.0
Work–Life Balance 130 of 304 4.5  64.3 59.8 57.6 59.4 65.0 64.2
Support for Diversity 171 of 304 8.3  58.8 50.5 49.1 51.8 57.0 57.5
Performance-Based Rewards and Advancement 143 of 303 10.1  48.1 38.0 33.8 37.1 44.4 45.9
Demographic Rank Change
(2015‑16)
2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Female 160 of 285 11.2  62.8 51.6 46.5 53.8 59.4 62.2
Male 188 of 294 11.8  63.5 51.7 45.6 51.6 62.6 63.3
American Indian or Native American 0.0  64.0
Asian 52 of 111 25.4  70.3 44.9
Black or African-American 148 of 225 5.3  60.3 55.0 50.9 59.4 55.5 62.5
Hispanic or Latino 74 of 149 10.3  65.1 54.8 49.7 53.8 58.5 67.1
Multi-racial 47 of 99 9.3  57.3 48.0 47.1 51.1 57.8 44.7
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0 
White 185 of 299 11.7  63.9 52.2 46.1 52.1 62.5 63.1
Employees with Disabilities 152 of 194 5.6  52.6 47.0 37.3 43.9 48.4
LGBT 0.0 
Senior Executive Service (SES) 19 of 37 12.1  86.3 74.2 65.5 84.3
Veterans 187 of 230 10.5  57.5 47.0 45.8 48.5 59.9
Demographic Rank Change
(2015‑16)
2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Auditor 0.0 
Contract Specialist 4 of 58 15.5  77.7 62.2
Economist 0.0 
HR Specialist 51 of 57 6.1  47.7 41.6
IT Specialist 24 of 103 2.9  66.1 63.2
Quartile Key
Lower Quartile (0–25%) Below Median (25–50%) Above Median (50–75%) Upper Quartile (75–100%)