Agency Report

Region 10 - Pacific Northwest (EPA)

Best Places to Work Rank
out of 339 Agency Subcomponents

  295  

2017 Index Score
55.3

Change from 2016
0.8 


Parent Agency
Environmental Protection Agency (Index Score: 63.5)
Mission
To work with the state, local and tribal governments of Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, and Washington to carry out U.S. environmental laws.
Website
http://www.epa.gov/region10/

SCORES AND RANKINGS

Rank Change
(2016‑17)
2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Index Score 295 of 339 0.8  55.3 54.5 46.3 44.9 55.2 69.3 73.1 75.6 73.3 77.2 76.1 74.1
Category Rank Change
(2016‑17)
2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Effective Leadership 278  of 336 4.0  53.3 49.3 43.8 44.5 48.9 58.7 57.7 61.4 58.8 61.6 59.6 62.2
Effective Leadership: Empowerment 292  of 336 3.4  44.7 41.3 35.5 33.0 40.4 56.0 55.3 61.7 62.2 64.2 64.9 67.8
Effective Leadership: Fairness 275  of 336 -1.5  52.6 54.1 46.6 45.6 51.4 57.9 57.4 58.2 55.3 55.3 52.1 58.9
Effective Leadership: Senior Leaders 307  of 336 2.2  38.4 36.2 26.3 29.3 35.7 50.1 47.3 52.5 43.4 50.3 46.7 53.1
Effective Leadership: Supervisors 134  of 336 8.7  72.8 64.1 64.1 65.0 65.0 69.0 69.4 71.6 74.1 74.6 73.7 70.0
Employee Skills–Mission Match 220  of 338 0.6  77.0 76.4 71.7 71.8 71.6 78.2 77.9 81.6 81.6 81.4 81.4 82.5
Pay 176  of 338 3.0  65.1 62.1 57.3 56.5 55.2 66.5 71.6 74.1 72.1 72.0
Strategic Management 245  of 337 6.8  54.2 47.4 36.5 36.6 42.8 56.3 57.1 59.4 62.7 58.6 56.7 59.7
Teamwork 97  of 337 8.2  74.4 66.2 62.1 66.0 65.4 70.3 65.9 67.0 77.4 76.4 73.1 72.0
Innovation 180  of 337 5.8  66.5 60.7 55.9 56.3 58.4 66.3 68.4 72.0
Training and Development 315  of 338 4.9  52.5 47.6 44.7 42.9 40.9 54.1 58.5 62.3 64.9 65.5 65.3 58.8
Work–Life Balance 334  of 337 3.6  48.4 44.8 44.2 41.7 44.2 49.2 50.5 51.6 57.7 61.1 61.9 68.1
Support for Diversity 215  of 337 11.2  61.1 49.9 46.1 46.4 52.8 59.3 61.1 62.1 64.6 67.1 65.0 70.0
Performance-Based Rewards and Advancement 201  of 336 6.5  49.1 42.6 38.3 36.4 39.9 48.3 50.0 53.2 59.1 56.5 56.8 53.0
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