Agency Report

Region 1 - New England (EPA)

Best Places to Work Rank
out of 339 Agency Subcomponents

  59  

2017 Index Score
75.3

Change from 2016
-0.3 


Parent Agency
Environmental Protection Agency (Index Score: 63.5)
Mission
To work with the state, local and tribal governments of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont to carry out U.S. environmental laws.
Website
http://www.epa.gov/region1/

SCORES AND RANKINGS

Rank Change
(2016‑17)
2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Index Score 59 of 339 -0.3  75.3 75.6 71.4 66.9 71.2 78.4 77.8 78.8 76.1 72.8 73.7 68.9
Category Rank Change
(2016‑17)
2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Effective Leadership 71  of 336 3.3  65.8 62.5 56.3 57.1 58.9 61.0 58.4 57.2 53.3 53.8 54.2 53.2
Effective Leadership: Empowerment 85  of 336 3.6  58.6 55.0 45.9 49.2 52.7 58.7 56.2 54.7 53.6 55.3 56.1 55.6
Effective Leadership: Fairness 142  of 336 0.4  61.1 60.7 55.0 63.4 58.1 59.8 56.8 58.0 46.5 47.5 52.3 48.1
Effective Leadership: Senior Leaders 86  of 336 4.3  60.0 55.7 48.8 49.4 53.5 54.3 52.1 51.8 43.2 42.1 43.7 43.4
Effective Leadership: Supervisors 59  of 336 3.6  77.5 73.9 69.7 65.6 67.8 69.5 66.6 63.6 66.6 67.8 64.9 64.3
Employee Skills–Mission Match 50  of 338 1.5  82.8 81.3 77.9 76.9 77.4 82.8 81.2 79.7 83.8 82.1 80.0 80.9
Pay 63  of 338 5.5  72.6 67.1 62.5 55.5 58.0 62.9 62.9 72.9 69.0 72.1
Strategic Management 165  of 337 3.4  58.1 54.7 46.6 50.5 50.5 55.0 57.1 55.6 55.2 52.7 53.1 59.5
Teamwork 88  of 337 4.9  75.1 70.2 65.3 69.7 67.8 67.2 67.1 66.7 71.5 69.5 71.7 67.3
Innovation 69  of 337 1.9  71.7 69.8 65.3 67.6 67.3 67.7 70.0 68.1
Training and Development 195  of 338 5.9  61.9 56.0 54.5 50.3 51.9 56.2 57.5 54.3 56.4 57.2 57.9 57.9
Work–Life Balance 188  of 337 0.1  63.6 63.5 59.0 56.8 60.3 65.5 65.0 62.3 65.5 63.3 66.6 66.8
Support for Diversity 82  of 337 6.5  68.1 61.6 59.6 59.9 60.7 62.3 64.0 61.4 66.6 65.1 65.1 68.8
Performance-Based Rewards and Advancement 78  of 336 3.4  55.9 52.5 44.1 46.3 46.5 50.3 49.9 48.8 47.7 49.9 48.0 42.6
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