Agency Report

Central Office (VA)

Best Places to Work Rank
out of 305 Agency Subcomponents

  270  

2016 Index Score
52.6

Change from 2015
2.0 


Parent Agency
Department of Veterans Affairs (Index Score: 56.7)
Website
http://www.va.gov/

SCORES AND RANKINGS

Rank Change
(2015‑16)
2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Index Score 270 of 305 2.0  52.6 50.6 49.1 50.4 58.2 60.9
Category Rank Change
(2015‑16)
2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Effective Leadership 261 of 303 1.6  49.8 48.2 46.6 47.9 53.4 53.5
Effective Leadership: Empowerment 268 of 303 0.1  41.4 41.3 39.6 40.4 47.8 46.8
Effective Leadership: Fairness 200 of 303 3.1  53.6 50.5 50.1 51.0 55.6 53.1
Effective Leadership: Senior Leaders 280 of 303 1.7  37.9 36.2 35.8 38.2 49.4 49.1
Effective Leadership: Supervisors 240 of 303 1.5  64.0 62.5 59.0 59.7 59.0 61.3
Employee Skills–Mission Match 265 of 304 -0.5  72.6 73.1 71.3 72.3 73.3 77.3
Pay 219 of 304 1.3  58.1 56.8 55.5 52.8 56.9 57.3
Strategic Management 248 of 304 0.1  50.2 50.1 49.1 49.2 57.4 58.9
Teamwork 249 of 304 1.8  62.7 60.9 60.2 60.7 60.9 63.2
Innovation 258 of 304 1.8  59.0 57.2 56.5 57.8 61.4 63.6
Training and Development 259 of 304 0.6  53.9 53.3 50.6 50.2 59.1 59.9
Work–Life Balance 233 of 304 2.6  58.0 55.4 55.1 53.4 59.5 59.1
Support for Diversity 245 of 304 2.1  54.5 52.4 52.3 51.5 56.1 56.9
Performance-Based Rewards and Advancement 251 of 303 1.8  41.9 40.1 38.5 39.5 45.6 47.3
Demographic Rank Change
(2015‑16)
2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Female 245 of 285 3.2  54.0 50.8 50.4 52.3 63.8 64.6
Male 259 of 294 2.1  55.8 53.7 53.0 54.1 53.3 62.9
American Indian or Native American 12 of 25 0.0  55.0 66.4
Asian 104 of 111 -5.8  52.1 57.9 53.6 53.8 53.2 71.7
Black or African-American 149 of 225 7.3  60.2 52.9 51.2 50.8 61.2 61.0
Hispanic or Latino 108 of 149 3.8  58.7 54.9 58.8 56.6 60.3 67.8
Multi-racial 69 of 99 7.3  51.1 43.8 58.4 56.9 49.2
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0 
White 269 of 299 1.5  55.0 53.5 51.9 55.2 57.6 64.4
Employees with Disabilities 136 of 194 3.0  54.3 51.3 48.8 52.9 45.5
LGBT 41 of 59 11.1  57.2 46.1
Senior Executive Service (SES) 37 of 37 -3.9  68.5 72.4 69.9 59.3
Veterans 194 of 230 2.1  56.6 54.5 53.9 53.2 51.7
Demographic Rank Change
(2015‑16)
2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Auditor 26 of 28 -5.6  52.0 57.6
Contract Specialist 50 of 58 5.5  49.3 43.8
Economist 0.0 
HR Specialist 47 of 57 -6.9  49.5 56.4
IT Specialist 65 of 103 0.8  53.7 52.9
Quartile Key
Lower Quartile (0–25%) Below Median (25–50%) Above Median (50–75%) Upper Quartile (75–100%)