Agency Report

Office of the General Counsel (ED)

Best Places to Work Rank
out of 339 Agency Subcomponents

  308  

2017 Index Score
54.1

Change from 2016
-25.0 


Parent Agency
Department of Education (Index Score: 59.7)
Mission
To provide legal assistance to the Secretary concerning the programs and policies of the Department.
Website
http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ogc/index.html?src=oc

SCORES AND RANKINGS

Rank Change
(2016‑17)
2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Index Score 308 of 339 -25.0  54.1 79.1 75.5 73.6
Category Rank Change
(2016‑17)
2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Effective Leadership 302  of 336 -15.7  51.1 66.8 68.7 67.4
Effective Leadership: Empowerment 307  of 336 -21.2  42.0 63.2 62.4 59.5
Effective Leadership: Fairness 293  of 336 -18.2  50.3 68.5 68.1 64.1
Effective Leadership: Senior Leaders 334  of 336 -33.0  27.9 60.9 60.3 59.7
Effective Leadership: Supervisors 41  of 336 5.7  79.4 73.7 80.7 80.6
Employee Skills–Mission Match 274  of 338 -12.5  75.1 87.6 81.0 81.3
Pay 322  of 338 -1.9  50.0 51.9 59.0 39.6
Strategic Management 191  of 337 -14.1  56.7 70.8 56.7 60.5
Teamwork 13  of 337 2.7  82.3 79.6 75.8 77.8
Innovation 308  of 337 -10.1  58.9 69.0 68.6 69.9
Training and Development 324  of 338 -4.0  50.2 54.2 60.9 61.7
Work–Life Balance 212  of 337 -2.8  62.2 65.0 68.6 66.5
Support for Diversity 198  of 337 -9.6  62.0 71.6 62.8 64.7
Performance-Based Rewards and Advancement 140  of 336 -6.8  51.9 58.7 61.3 54.3
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)
11 ( 11.1% )

Average joined (2010-2016)
8

Workforce with less than three years of service
16.2%

Employees left (2016)
5 ( 5.1% )

Average left (2010-2016)
6


Gender Demographics


Race/Ethnicity Demographics