Agency Report

Economic Development Administration

Best Places to Work Rank
out of 420 Agency Subcomponents

  68  

2019 Engagement Score
75.3

Change from 2018
6.6 


Parent Agency
Department of Commerce (Engagement Score: 69.6)
Mission
To lead the federal economic development agenda by promoting innovation and competitiveness, preparing American regions for growth and success in the worldwide economy.
Website
http://www.eda.gov/

SCORES AND RANKINGS

Rank Change
(2018‑19)
2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Engagement Score 68 of 420 6.6  75.3 68.7 68.6 58.5 40.2 36.6 24.8 44.5
Category Rank Change
(2018‑19)
2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Effective Leadership 63  of 413 2.9  68.0 65.1 61.0 51.3 40.2 37.0 30.5 39.9
Effective Leadership: Empowerment 48  of 413 4.4  63.5 59.1 57.2 48.3 33.9 32.3 25.9 30.6
Effective Leadership: Fairness 70  of 413 4.6  66.5 61.9 56.7 48.8 36.4 41.1 34.1 46.9
Effective Leadership: Senior Leaders 62  of 413 3.4  63.2 59.8 53.2 41.5 29.4 24.9 16.1 31.3
Effective Leadership: Supervisors 103  of 413 0.7  75.8 75.1 72.7 63.8 56.2 49.6 45.4 49.8
Employee Skills–Mission Match 190  of 415 -1.2  79.4 80.6 78.7 75.5 68.0 62.7 60.6 67.3
Pay 20  of 415 3.1  78.6 75.5 76.5 70.7 68.8 68.3 53.4 65.0
Strategic Management 103  of 414 0.5  65.7 65.2 58.0 52.9 43.8 39.9 32.5 45.8
Teamwork 105  of 414 1.2  75.6 74.4 71.6 61.3 56.3 52.8 47.8 52.1
Innovation 78  of 414 1.6  72.5 70.9 70.6 64.3 55.2 50.9 50.4 53.2
Training and Development 166  of 415 -1.2  65.7 66.9 65.9 60.0 49.8 45.3 31.8 39.7
Work–Life Balance 231  of 414 -1.2  63.0 64.2 62.2 58.4 54.4 44.6 39.4 45.6
Support for Diversity 128  of 414 0.6  65.2 64.6 59.8 52.3 45.0 39.8 38.0 48.0
Performance-Based Rewards and Advancement 147  of 413 -0.9  54.1 55.0 52.1 45.6 35.4 33.2 26.2 35.6
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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