Agency Report

Region 8 - Mountains and Plains

Best Places to Work Rank
out of 415 Agency Subcomponents

  248  

2018 Engagement Score
61.9

Change from 2017
-7.2 


Parent Agency
Environmental Protection Agency (Engagement Score: 57.5)
Mission
To work with the state, local and tribal governments of Colorado, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah and Wyoming to carry out U.S. environmental laws.
Website
http://www.epa.gov/region8/

SCORES AND RANKINGS

Rank Change
(2017‑18)
2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Engagement Score 248 of 415 -7.2  61.9 69.1 66.5 60.2 67.3 68.5 74.9 73.2 72.9 66.7 64.1 71.0 73.6
Category Rank Change
(2017‑18)
2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Effective Leadership 221  of 408 -1.7  58.1 59.8 52.8 49.3 54.4 57.6 60.4 58.4 56.1 49.8 47.6 52.4 59.5
Effective Leadership: Empowerment 191  of 408 0.9  52.5 51.6 45.0 44.4 50.1 51.5 56.2 56.1 55.1 50.8 52.3 58.2 68.7
Effective Leadership: Fairness 291  of 408 -2.5  53.6 56.1 48.2 44.5 54.1 54.0 55.3 53.2 53.4 43.9 40.0 45.3 54.3
Effective Leadership: Senior Leaders 352  of 408 -6.8  38.5 45.3 37.9 35.5 40.4 49.5 52.5 49.7 46.1 38.8 34.6 37.1 47.4
Effective Leadership: Supervisors 27  of 408 2.5  82.8 80.3 73.9 68.0 70.8 70.6 72.9 70.9 67.8 63.4 62.0 68.4 69.7
Employee Skills–Mission Match 176  of 410 -2.5  79.4 81.9 79.3 74.5 78.5 78.4 80.4 78.4 79.1 77.0 76.5 80.1 84.8
Pay 63  of 410 -4.7  73.9 78.6 75.1 73.7 73.2 65.8 71.9 74.1 81.4 72.7 80.7
Strategic Management 213  of 409 0.1  59.7 59.6 54.9 48.5 45.8 50.8 57.1 59.6 60.7 57.4 51.8 52.7 63.8
Teamwork 199  of 409 -3.3  70.9 74.2 67.4 61.6 67.1 67.6 66.7 62.2 60.6 69.2 67.7 71.7 70.5
Innovation 149  of 409 0.3  68.7 68.4 62.6 60.6 65.2 65.8 67.8 67.7 67.8
Training and Development 147  of 410 0.3  65.4 65.1 61.6 57.4 55.3 55.4 57.8 60.5 62.4 59.8 57.8 64.5 66.0
Work–Life Balance 328  of 409 -1.4  57.4 58.8 58.6 58.7 53.1 57.2 60.0 60.4 58.3 58.1 60.7 59.3 66.0
Support for Diversity 73  of 409 1.7  68.5 66.8 54.8 51.4 54.4 60.9 60.8 61.1 59.2 62.2 55.7 63.0 70.2
Performance-Based Rewards and Advancement 119  of 408 2.2  54.6 52.4 47.3 42.0 45.2 47.7 50.9 50.6 49.9 45.3 44.0 51.7 56.7
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