Agency Report

Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention (EPA)

Best Places to Work Rank
out of 339 Agency Subcomponents

  308  

2017 Index Score
54.1

Change from 2016
-0.5 


Parent Agency
Environmental Protection Agency (Index Score: 63.5)
Mission
To protect Americans, families and the environment from potential risks from pesticides and toxic chemicals.
Website
http://www2.epa.gov/aboutepa/about-office-chemical-safety-and-pollution-prevention-ocspp

SCORES AND RANKINGS

Rank Change
(2016‑17)
2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Index Score 308 of 339 -0.5  54.1 54.6 52.2 52.3 51.5 57.9
Category Rank Change
(2016‑17)
2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Effective Leadership 312  of 336 2.3  48.7 46.4 47.0 43.9 44.1 48.8
Effective Leadership: Empowerment 310  of 336 3.8  41.3 37.5 41.1 33.4 35.9 41.2
Effective Leadership: Fairness 325  of 336 1.2  44.3 43.1 41.5 42.8 44.1 45.2
Effective Leadership: Senior Leaders 327  of 336 -1.6  34.8 36.4 36.9 33.9 31.9 39.9
Effective Leadership: Supervisors 233  of 336 5.8  68.4 62.6 62.8 59.7 60.4 63.2
Employee Skills–Mission Match 258  of 338 3.4  75.5 72.1 71.8 71.2 69.8 74.0
Pay 237  of 338 0.8  61.5 60.7 59.1 57.8 57.9 59.1
Strategic Management 264  of 337 6.8  53.6 46.8 48.8 38.4 44.0 47.5
Teamwork 210  of 337 8.4  69.0 60.6 63.5 59.3 57.0 63.0
Innovation 244  of 337 5.1  63.7 58.6 55.4 61.1 57.4 62.2
Training and Development 312  of 338 5.5  53.3 47.8 47.6 45.1 48.4 51.8
Work–Life Balance 320  of 337 4.4  53.4 49.0 47.7 50.6 51.6 53.0
Support for Diversity 240  of 337 9.5  59.4 49.9 49.3 57.1 53.4 55.2
Performance-Based Rewards and Advancement 272  of 336 3.9  45.9 42.0 42.1 42.1 41.9 43.7
Quartile Key
Lower Quartile (0–25%) Below Median (25–50%) Above Median (50–75%) Upper Quartile (75–100%)