Agency Report

Region 5

Best Places to Work Rank
out of 415 Agency Subcomponents

  242  

2018 Engagement Score
62.3

Change from 2017
-4.9 


Parent Agency
Environmental Protection Agency (Engagement Score: 57.5)
Mission
To work with the state, local and tribal governments of Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio and Wisconsin to carry out U.S. environmental laws.
Website
https://www.epa.gov/aboutepa/epa-region-5

SCORES AND RANKINGS

Rank Change
(2017‑18)
2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Engagement Score 242 of 415 -4.9  62.3 67.2 64.3 66.0 56.9 59.3 68.1 69.2 69.7 67.4 67.1 68.5 61.2
Category Rank Change
(2017‑18)
2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Effective Leadership 320  of 408 -3.7  52.8 56.5 51.1 51.0 46.3 45.4 52.8 52.7 50.5 50.1 50.0 49.6 45.9
Effective Leadership: Empowerment 291  of 408 -4.0  47.6 51.6 45.5 47.2 41.9 40.8 49.9 49.6 50.2 53.6 52.5 53.1 46.4
Effective Leadership: Fairness 324  of 408 -4.4  51.8 56.2 51.1 47.5 45.4 45.8 50.7 50.1 47.8 43.6 39.6 42.1 37.7
Effective Leadership: Senior Leaders 379  of 408 -9.9  34.2 44.1 40.4 37.4 33.0 32.6 43.2 43.9 40.0 39.3 38.1 36.0 32.6
Effective Leadership: Supervisors 133  of 408 3.0  74.6 71.6 64.7 68.3 62.1 60.4 64.9 64.5 62.6 62.4 65.8 65.4 63.0
Employee Skills–Mission Match 245  of 410 -2.0  77.8 79.8 75.3 76.6 70.7 73.6 77.1 79.0 77.1 80.7 79.1 80.0 79.4
Pay 230  of 410 -4.8  62.9 67.7 65.1 64.0 62.3 55.8 63.2 66.4 71.8 70.6 67.1
Strategic Management 230  of 409 0.8  59.1 58.3 52.8 52.6 42.4 47.4 55.7 58.3 52.8 55.3 54.8 56.1 52.9
Teamwork 131  of 409 2.1  73.7 71.6 64.9 67.2 61.4 62.5 64.6 66.3 63.4 71.2 70.8 70.1 64.9
Innovation 209  of 409 -0.4  66.0 66.4 61.5 61.3 56.6 55.8 62.3 62.8 62.3
Training and Development 263  of 410 0.9  60.1 59.2 54.2 55.0 49.1 47.4 55.8 57.3 57.3 56.9 58.0 58.9 56.1
Work–Life Balance 266  of 409 -3.3  61.3 64.6 60.3 59.5 55.0 55.4 58.9 59.7 61.8 64.1 64.9 66.3 64.4
Support for Diversity 315  of 409 -2.2  57.4 59.6 52.5 51.9 48.3 51.7 53.0 53.8 51.9 57.6 59.1 58.9 59.7
Performance-Based Rewards and Advancement 272  of 408 0.5  47.4 46.9 43.2 41.7 35.8 35.6 43.4 46.0 44.8 46.5 45.4 50.0 43.2
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