Agency Report

Region 3 - Mid-Atlantic (EPA)

Best Places to Work Rank
out of 339 Agency Subcomponents

  54  

2017 Index Score
75.4

Change from 2016
-2.9 


Parent Agency
Environmental Protection Agency (Index Score: 63.5)
Mission
To work with the state, local and tribal governments of Delaware, D.C., Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia to carry out U.S. environmental laws.
Website
https://www.epa.gov/aboutepa/epa-region-3-mid-atlantic

SCORES AND RANKINGS

Rank Change
(2016‑17)
2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Index Score 54 of 339 -2.9  75.4 78.3 71.2 64.2 70.5 76.8 77.9 73.7 76.5 67.6 73.7 69.3
Category Rank Change
(2016‑17)
2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Effective Leadership 110  of 336 1.0  63.1 62.1 55.5 53.5 59.4 62.8 64.1 61.8 59.3 52.3 55.4 53.0
Effective Leadership: Empowerment 109  of 336 -1.7  56.9 58.6 53.2 49.5 53.4 59.7 61.5 60.8 61.2 54.2 57.0 54.6
Effective Leadership: Fairness 161  of 336 3.2  60.3 57.1 50.0 54.3 54.1 58.0 57.2 59.2 46.0 42.4 44.3 46.8
Effective Leadership: Senior Leaders 166  of 336 0.0  52.9 52.9 46.2 41.1 52.6 57.5 59.3 56.6 50.2 43.3 46.7 45.5
Effective Leadership: Supervisors 54  of 336 2.1  77.7 75.6 68.6 67.6 71.9 72.1 73.8 69.0 74.1 65.5 68.8 62.8
Employee Skills–Mission Match 58  of 338 2.0  82.3 80.3 74.8 75.5 75.5 80.5 81.0 80.5 80.8 77.3 78.4 78.2
Pay 108  of 338 2.4  69.2 66.8 62.3 58.0 53.1 59.6 64.2 71.0 71.9 68.7
Strategic Management 68  of 337 5.5  64.8 59.3 58.6 50.4 54.6 61.0 64.7 61.9 64.9 57.4 59.2 59.9
Teamwork 70  of 337 2.8  76.4 73.6 70.1 70.3 72.3 72.8 72.7 71.3 76.2 73.4 72.9 68.7
Innovation 117  of 337 0.9  69.1 68.2 64.3 60.8 61.8 67.1 70.1 70.6
Training and Development 87  of 338 0.4  68.9 68.5 65.3 60.2 58.8 65.1 67.9 66.8 67.6 61.8 61.9 59.2
Work–Life Balance 83  of 337 3.8  70.0 66.2 66.5 61.1 62.9 66.0 65.1 65.5 68.3 63.6 65.2 70.3
Support for Diversity 37  of 337 5.3  72.4 67.1 65.5 60.3 68.7 67.4 70.7 65.9 68.3 64.9 69.7 67.1
Performance-Based Rewards and Advancement 155  of 336 1.5  51.2 49.7 47.2 41.7 46.6 50.0 52.8 51.6 57.5 48.0 54.0 46.4
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