Agency Report

Natural Resources Conservation Service

Best Places to Work Rank
out of 420 Agency Subcomponents

  297  

2019 Engagement Score
58.8

Change from 2018
-0.5 


Parent Agency
Department of Agriculture (Engagement Score: 56.5)
Mission
To provide America's farmers and ranchers with financial and technical assistance to voluntarily put conservation on the ground, not only helping the environment but agricultural operations, too.
Website
http://www.nrcs.usda.gov/wps/portal/nrcs/main/national/home

SCORES AND RANKINGS

Rank Change
(2018‑19)
2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Engagement Score 297 of 420 -0.5  58.8 59.3 64.3 62.0 62.0 60.9 63.6 66.8 69.1 68.5 66.7 67.8 70.7 64.9
Category Rank Change
(2018‑19)
2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Effective Leadership 330  of 413 -1.6  53.1 54.7 56.9 55.9 53.7 53.8 55.0 56.5 58.6 55.9 54.8 55.0 55.3 52.2
Effective Leadership: Empowerment 356  of 413 -1.8  41.9 43.7 46.2 44.0 42.5 42.1 43.7 46.0 46.7 47.4 49.9 50.3 49.5 46.0
Effective Leadership: Fairness 221  of 413 -1.9  58.9 60.8 63.7 62.3 58.3 59.6 60.2 58.7 62.1 56.5 55.8 53.0 53.2 53.5
Effective Leadership: Senior Leaders 361  of 413 -1.6  37.0 38.6 40.9 40.4 38.0 38.0 42.8 44.9 48.8 46.2 43.4 43.5 44.3 41.8
Effective Leadership: Supervisors 194  of 413 -1.2  71.9 73.1 74.7 74.1 72.8 72.5 70.2 72.3 72.6 69.7 68.0 69.9 70.4 65.1
Employee Skills–Mission Match 314  of 415 -0.3  76.5 76.8 77.0 76.1 75.2 75.0 76.0 77.0 78.7 77.8 80.0 80.2 82.3 83.8
Pay 341  of 415 -1.2  56.6 57.8 59.6 59.6 58.1 56.1 54.3 60.3 62.3 68.0 63.0 61.6
Strategic Management 319  of 414 -0.1  55.9 56.0 54.0 53.3 52.9 54.1 54.8 58.2 58.7 57.6 59.5 60.3 60.4 61.3
Teamwork 210  of 414 -0.5  71.2 71.7 72.9 70.6 69.6 69.9 69.9 71.8 74.1 71.8 78.4 78.3 79.1 77.8
Innovation 386  of 414 -0.8  56.9 57.7 59.0 57.2 57.7 55.8 57.7 59.7 60.7 59.8
Training and Development 241  of 415 0.5  61.8 61.3 62.7 62.8 60.8 59.6 60.1 63.2 63.8 60.9 65.0 66.9 68.7 62.7
Work–Life Balance 337  of 414 0.4  57.1 56.7 57.8 59.4 57.8 57.1 57.9 59.4 58.5 56.4 60.7 62.8 63.6 60.1
Support for Diversity 85  of 414 -2.2  68.4 70.6 73.2 69.9 68.7 70.2 68.4 71.6 73.4 69.9 76.3 72.0 73.0 74.5
Performance-Based Rewards and Advancement 361  of 413 -1.8  42.1 43.9 46.5 45.0 44.8 42.0 44.5 47.1 48.6 47.1 46.6 46.3 46.9 45.3
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


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