Agency Report

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (DOI)

Best Places to Work Rank
out of 339 Agency Subcomponents

  107  

2017 Index Score
70.9

Change from 2016
2.9 


Parent Agency
Department of the Interior (Index Score: 63.9)
Mission
To work with others to conserve, protect and enhance fish, wildlife and plants and their habitats for the continuing benefit of the American people.
Website
http://www.fws.gov/

SCORES AND RANKINGS

Rank Change
(2016‑17)
2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Index Score 107 of 339 2.9  70.9 68.0 65.4 63.0 65.3 69.3 70.9 72.2 66.7 64.1 68.0 67.5
Category Rank Change
(2016‑17)
2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Effective Leadership 184  of 336 3.3  58.9 55.6 53.0 52.7 54.7 57.2 55.1 57.3 52.5 50.7 53.3 53.3
Effective Leadership: Empowerment 162  of 336 2.9  53.6 50.7 48.0 46.2 48.0 52.3 50.9 53.1 51.7 48.6 52.8 52.5
Effective Leadership: Fairness 152  of 336 2.8  60.8 58.0 53.9 56.4 57.4 57.6 55.4 55.9 50.5 48.8 49.4 51.5
Effective Leadership: Senior Leaders 238  of 336 4.6  47.1 42.5 39.7 39.9 46.0 49.5 46.5 50.4 41.7 40.5 44.1 45.5
Effective Leadership: Supervisors 141  of 336 2.5  72.3 69.8 68.5 66.8 65.4 67.2 65.7 67.0 64.6 62.8 64.7 62.4
Employee Skills–Mission Match 141  of 338 1.5  79.6 78.1 76.5 75.0 76.2 80.2 81.4 80.3 79.2 78.4 80.2 82.7
Pay 148  of 338 3.3  67.0 63.7 62.4 61.3 57.6 64.0 65.2 69.6 65.4 64.5
Strategic Management 200  of 337 1.5  56.3 54.8 51.6 50.3 51.4 56.1 55.4 56.3 56.7 55.4 58.0 63.1
Teamwork 159  of 337 3.6  71.1 67.5 65.5 64.6 65.5 66.2 64.5 65.0 71.7 71.3 73.1 69.8
Innovation 107  of 337 2.3  69.5 67.2 65.7 63.8 64.8 68.0 68.9 68.3
Training and Development 86  of 338 1.1  69.0 67.9 65.2 61.7 61.5 66.6 67.3 69.0 67.0 62.7 65.6 64.1
Work–Life Balance 284  of 337 2.1  58.0 55.9 55.0 55.0 53.0 56.3 55.5 58.7 57.7 57.4 59.5 65.1
Support for Diversity 132  of 337 5.3  65.3 60.0 59.0 58.1 59.8 61.3 59.5 58.7 61.7 59.6 59.8 64.2
Performance-Based Rewards and Advancement 165  of 336 1.4  50.7 49.3 47.2 45.9 45.8 50.2 50.9 51.2 48.3 45.0 48.9 47.5
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)
439 ( 5.8% )

Average joined (2010-2016)
271

Workforce with less than three years of service
5.4%

Employees left (2016)
429 ( 5.6% )

Average left (2010-2016)
511


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Race/Ethnicity Demographics