Agency Report

Office of the General Counsel (GSA)

Best Places to Work Rank
out of 339 Agency Subcomponents

  87  

2017 Index Score
72.7

Change from 2016
5.1 


Parent Agency
General Services Administration (Index Score: 73.7)
Mission
To provide sound and timely legal advice and representation to our GSA clients to enhance their ability to help federal agencies better serve the public by offering, at best value, superior workplaces, expert solutions, acquisition services and management policies.
Website
http://www.gsa.gov/portal/content/104701

SCORES AND RANKINGS

Rank Change
(2016‑17)
2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Index Score 87 of 339 5.1  72.7 67.6 62.8 61.1 64.5
Category Rank Change
(2016‑17)
2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Effective Leadership 139  of 336 1.6  61.5 59.9 60.0 60.5 62.1
Effective Leadership: Empowerment 165  of 336 0.1  53.4 53.3 48.6 46.1 50.0
Effective Leadership: Fairness 30  of 336 -2.6  69.5 72.1 72.1 69.2 73.5
Effective Leadership: Senior Leaders 218  of 336 6.4  48.6 42.2 43.8 51.2 50.6
Effective Leadership: Supervisors 108  of 336 -0.5  74.3 74.8 75.8 72.7 73.9
Employee Skills–Mission Match 39  of 338 3.0  83.4 80.4 78.0 80.0 83.3
Pay 320  of 338 -5.3  50.6 55.9 55.3 44.9 45.8
Strategic Management 95  of 337 3.5  62.8 59.3 59.2 59.3 58.9
Teamwork 65  of 337 4.7  76.7 72.0 74.6 77.6 76.2
Innovation 224  of 337 3.3  64.6 61.3 59.4 59.2 63.7
Training and Development 59  of 338 4.2  71.5 67.3 66.0 65.9 65.1
Work–Life Balance 197  of 337 -0.9  62.9 63.8 64.4 63.1 65.9
Support for Diversity 121  of 337 -0.1  65.7 65.8 60.0 65.9 63.9
Performance-Based Rewards and Advancement 170  of 336 7.3  50.3 43.0 43.2 41.7 46.7
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

Employees joined (2016)
15 ( 10.4% )

Average joined (2010-2016)
11

Workforce with less than three years of service

Employees left (2016)
13 ( 9.0% )

Average left (2010-2016)
10


Gender Demographics


Race/Ethnicity Demographics