Agency Report

Food Nutrition and Consumer Services

Best Places to Work Rank
out of 420 Agency Subcomponents

  343  

2019 Engagement Score
55.4

Change from 2018
-5.1 


Parent Agency
Department of Agriculture (Engagement Score: 56.5)
Mission
To increase food security and reduce hunger by providing children and low-income people access to food, a healthful diet and nutrition education in a way that supports American agriculture and inspires public confidence.
Website
http://www.fns.usda.gov/

SCORES AND RANKINGS

Rank Change
(2018‑19)
2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Engagement Score 343 of 420 -5.1  55.4 60.5 69.1 62.6 60.7 60.1 70.6 64.4 64.3 65.8 58.2 57.8 59.1 56.8
Category Rank Change
(2018‑19)
2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Effective Leadership 315  of 413 -2.0  53.9 55.9 61.4 55.7 51.5 52.4 58.0 53.2 54.3 54.4 48.1 47.9 47.9 47.1
Effective Leadership: Empowerment 325  of 413 -1.0  45.1 46.1 54.4 47.0 43.7 43.4 51.3 46.2 45.7 49.2 47.0 44.0 45.8 41.5
Effective Leadership: Fairness 327  of 413 -1.9  52.4 54.3 55.5 49.7 45.7 44.6 56.4 49.1 50.7 48.3 40.2 39.0 40.2 40.7
Effective Leadership: Senior Leaders 294  of 413 -1.0  44.6 45.6 56.3 47.6 44.1 46.2 51.6 46.3 49.3 47.6 39.6 41.0 38.4 38.6
Effective Leadership: Supervisors 281  of 413 -3.6  68.3 71.9 72.9 71.1 65.8 67.0 68.4 65.6 65.3 66.9 61.2 61.3 62.4 61.6
Employee Skills–Mission Match 294  of 415 0.2  77.2 77.0 79.1 78.9 75.5 78.9 80.2 78.5 78.9 79.2 76.1 73.8 76.4 75.8
Pay 148  of 415 1.3  67.2 65.9 70.3 63.2 57.8 56.6 57.5 58.0 59.5 67.9 67.6 65.7
Strategic Management 329  of 414 -3.5  55.6 59.1 62.2 60.8 54.3 55.0 57.7 56.6 57.7 58.8 53.6 51.3 54.0 59.7
Teamwork 312  of 414 -2.7  66.9 69.6 71.8 67.7 63.4 65.0 68.2 65.4 65.6 66.2 68.7 65.7 67.7 65.9
Innovation 296  of 414 -3.1  63.6 66.7 69.7 66.7 65.5 64.9 68.1 64.7 65.2 66.2
Training and Development 344  of 415 -1.7  55.9 57.6 59.7 55.7 55.3 54.9 56.1 54.8 54.6 56.1 54.0 54.4 54.3 54.2
Work–Life Balance 257  of 414 -0.8  62.0 62.8 67.5 63.1 59.5 56.4 63.0 61.7 62.3 62.2 60.8 61.1 61.7 66.0
Support for Diversity 158  of 414 -3.3  63.5 66.8 70.6 63.7 63.1 62.8 67.9 60.9 60.8 60.3 61.2 59.1 62.7 60.5
Performance-Based Rewards and Advancement 337  of 413 -3.9  44.6 48.5 54.5 51.1 46.3 46.9 49.3 47.6 47.9 48.9 47.5 44.9 44.0 44.7
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


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