Agency Report

Office of Administration and Resources Management (EPA)

Best Places to Work Rank
out of 339 Agency Subcomponents

  270  

2017 Index Score
58.6

Change from 2016
4.5 


Parent Agency
Environmental Protection Agency (Index Score: 63.5)
Mission
To provide national leadership, policy and management of many essential support functions for the agency, including human resources management, acquisition activities, grants management and management and protection of EPA's facilities and other critical assets nationwide.
Website
http://www.epa.gov/oarm/

SCORES AND RANKINGS

Rank Change
(2016‑17)
2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Index Score 270 of 339 4.5  58.6 54.1 53.2 56.5 64.3 68.2 65.5 69.3 67.3 65.9 62.6 60.0
Category Rank Change
(2016‑17)
2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Effective Leadership 242  of 336 4.3  56.3 52.0 51.7 53.2 59.7 59.4 56.1 58.9 57.8 54.8 54.2 50.5
Effective Leadership: Empowerment 239  of 336 4.6  49.4 44.8 49.1 46.0 52.0 54.0 52.4 54.1 57.9 52.8 50.9 50.3
Effective Leadership: Fairness 278  of 336 1.5  52.4 50.9 49.3 52.7 57.2 53.7 50.8 54.4 44.3 45.4 42.8 39.0
Effective Leadership: Senior Leaders 268  of 336 2.2  44.4 42.2 37.0 42.6 53.8 54.2 49.4 53.5 49.2 48.5 45.9 45.5
Effective Leadership: Supervisors 121  of 336 7.8  73.6 65.8 69.0 67.7 70.8 70.1 67.3 68.9 73.0 66.8 70.0 61.4
Employee Skills–Mission Match 288  of 338 2.2  74.4 72.2 74.0 73.8 77.6 79.3 77.3 78.8 80.8 78.8 79.4 78.4
Pay 124  of 338 3.7  68.3 64.6 64.4 63.3 49.9 65.2 69.5 72.6 71.0 72.0
Strategic Management 233  of 337 4.2  54.8 50.6 50.4 46.8 52.2 57.9 56.4 60.8 58.2 56.9 57.7 56.0
Teamwork 224  of 337 5.6  68.4 62.8 61.5 61.5 67.0 69.9 63.5 68.6 74.7 69.0 69.2 58.3
Innovation 184  of 337 3.7  66.4 62.7 65.1 63.0 68.8 70.7 67.0 70.3
Training and Development 191  of 338 4.9  62.0 57.1 60.0 54.5 59.8 61.8 61.3 65.7 70.3 62.1 67.7 62.6
Work–Life Balance 217  of 337 7.8  62.1 54.3 58.8 58.1 62.1 64.7 62.1 62.8 67.1 59.8 63.6 62.6
Support for Diversity 184  of 337 6.9  62.7 55.8 56.6 59.8 66.0 63.6 60.3 64.0 68.4 63.0 66.2 61.6
Performance-Based Rewards and Advancement 188  of 336 4.6  49.7 45.1 46.6 44.6 53.3 54.2 50.3 56.5 56.2 51.9 52.2 46.1
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