Agency Report

Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention (EPA)

Best Places to Work Rank
out of 150 Agency Subcomponents

  141  

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 141 of 150 -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 136  of 147 2.3  48.7 46.4 47.0 43.9 44.1 48.8
Effective Leadership: Empowerment 134  of 147 3.8  41.3 37.5 41.1 33.4 35.9 41.2
Effective Leadership: Fairness 144  of 147 1.2  44.3 43.1 41.5 42.8 44.1 45.2
Effective Leadership: Senior Leaders 143  of 147 -1.6  34.8 36.4 36.9 33.9 31.9 39.9
Effective Leadership: Supervisors 94  of 147 5.8  68.4 62.6 62.8 59.7 60.4 63.2
Employee Skills–Mission Match 113  of 149 3.4  75.5 72.1 71.8 71.2 69.8 74.0
Pay 96  of 149 0.8  61.5 60.7 59.1 57.8 57.9 59.1
Strategic Management 115  of 148 6.8  53.6 46.8 48.8 38.4 44.0 47.5
Teamwork 84  of 148 8.4  69.0 60.6 63.5 59.3 57.0 63.0
Innovation 102  of 148 5.1  63.7 58.6 55.4 61.1 57.4 62.2
Training and Development 140  of 149 5.5  53.3 47.8 47.6 45.1 48.4 51.8
Work–Life Balance 141  of 148 4.4  53.4 49.0 47.7 50.6 51.6 53.0
Support for Diversity 99  of 148 9.5  59.4 49.9 49.3 57.1 53.4 55.2
Performance-Based Rewards and Advancement 113  of 147 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%)