Agency Report

Office of Land and Emergency Management (EPA)

Best Places to Work Rank
out of 339 Agency Subcomponents

  273  

2017 Index Score
58.2

Change from 2016
-4.4 


Parent Agency
Environmental Protection Agency (Index Score: 63.5)
Mission
To provide policy, guidance and direction for EPA's solid waste and emergency response programs.
Website
http://www.epa.gov/oswer/

SCORES AND RANKINGS

Rank Change
(2016‑17)
2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Index Score 273 of 339 -4.4  58.2 62.6 60.4 54.8 50.7 67.6 65.5 67.9 67.2 60.7 66.7 64.3
Category Rank Change
(2016‑17)
2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Effective Leadership 284  of 336 -0.9  52.8 53.7 52.8 50.2 47.3 57.9 56.1 55.9 55.2 54.0 55.4 56.2
Effective Leadership: Empowerment 224  of 336 2.2  50.1 47.9 45.2 46.5 37.1 50.3 50.9 53.1 52.5 51.2 54.1 61.8
Effective Leadership: Fairness 314  of 336 -0.4  47.6 48.0 55.0 45.3 47.7 51.7 54.6 48.9 47.3 46.0 47.9 44.8
Effective Leadership: Senior Leaders 300  of 336 -2.2  39.9 42.1 42.0 39.8 35.4 52.4 48.4 50.9 48.3 45.5 46.6 46.3
Effective Leadership: Supervisors 200  of 336 -1.4  69.7 71.1 66.5 64.7 63.9 70.2 67.1 65.8 67.5 67.8 68.5 69.1
Employee Skills–Mission Match 246  of 338 0.3  76.1 75.8 76.1 70.1 64.6 76.5 74.7 75.0 76.3 73.8 75.4 80.1
Pay 202  of 338 -0.3  63.7 64.0 61.5 60.1 55.9 67.6 73.9 76.4 73.5 70.7
Strategic Management 238  of 337 2.8  54.7 51.9 45.0 46.6 38.7 51.8 53.5 54.6 58.9 53.2 54.4 57.7
Teamwork 202  of 337 5.6  69.4 63.8 63.1 65.1 59.9 64.6 65.2 65.4 71.5 67.5 72.2 65.3
Innovation 169  of 337 5.2  66.8 61.6 62.3 65.1 57.7 66.2 66.7 66.5
Training and Development 227  of 338 3.2  60.2 57.0 58.3 58.4 52.1 63.7 63.8 63.3 68.5 63.1 68.4 62.9
Work–Life Balance 261  of 337 1.3  59.2 57.9 55.7 53.0 53.8 62.0 62.0 63.2 67.5 64.4 62.7 70.0
Support for Diversity 260  of 337 1.2  58.8 57.6 57.3 54.0 58.8 60.5 60.9 64.4 66.1 59.8 64.3 66.6
Performance-Based Rewards and Advancement 170  of 336 1.9  50.3 48.4 46.3 44.7 40.3 48.1 49.3 52.2 55.6 49.6 52.1 53.5
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