Agency Report

Federal Student Aid

Best Places to Work Rank
out of 420 Agency Subcomponents

  399  

2019 Engagement Score
44.4

Change from 2018
-2.5 


Parent Agency
Department of Education (Engagement Score: 43.7)
Mission
To Fund America’s Future, One Student at a Time.
Website
http://www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/fsa/index.html

SCORES AND RANKINGS

Rank Change
(2018‑19)
2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Engagement Score 399 of 420 -2.5  44.4 46.9 65.2 63.0 63.4 63.3 56.3 56.0 54.8 52.8 51.5 48.3 56.1 59.5
Category Rank Change
(2018‑19)
2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Effective Leadership 383  of 413 -1.8  47.0 48.8 59.2 57.7 56.9 57.7 53.9 53.6 50.9 47.7 43.9 43.0 47.9 50.1
Effective Leadership: Empowerment 389  of 413 -3.6  35.8 39.4 51.2 50.2 48.5 49.1 44.6 45.5 42.1 42.4 42.7 39.4 47.4 48.1
Effective Leadership: Fairness 368  of 413 0.9  48.3 47.4 57.3 56.7 55.7 58.5 55.2 52.5 48.9 46.8 41.6 35.1 38.0 44.7
Effective Leadership: Senior Leaders 383  of 413 -1.4  33.6 35.0 51.9 51.9 51.5 51.9 46.2 45.5 44.4 40.2 31.2 34.5 40.5 43.9
Effective Leadership: Supervisors 349  of 413 -2.6  65.3 67.9 71.6 67.6 66.9 67.3 65.5 66.2 62.7 58.4 58.3 57.3 60.6 60.1
Employee Skills–Mission Match 385  of 415 1.0  72.8 71.8 76.9 76.6 77.2 75.4 72.8 71.4 72.8 70.7 70.6 71.7 74.2 75.7
Pay 271  of 415 1.4  61.6 60.2 67.9 65.4 66.9 62.7 59.5 64.0 61.4 69.5 67.0 60.8
Strategic Management 400  of 414 -1.3  47.3 48.6 56.2 56.0 56.6 56.0 52.0 53.2 53.6 47.2 51.0 47.7 50.9 54.1
Teamwork 390  of 414 -2.6  61.2 63.8 69.8 67.4 68.4 66.6 62.3 65.4 63.3 59.3 69.1 65.9 67.2 69.8
Innovation 357  of 414 0.1  59.7 59.6 65.3 64.3 66.6 66.2 61.4 61.1 61.4 58.3
Training and Development 391  of 415 -1.4  50.4 51.8 58.8 59.9 60.6 59.8 53.9 54.0 53.0 53.5 57.8 54.6 58.1 55.3
Work–Life Balance 377  of 414 -3.8  53.6 57.4 64.9 64.6 64.0 63.9 59.0 60.2 60.6 59.4 59.8 58.3 62.0 66.6
Support for Diversity 391  of 414 -3.5  51.4 54.9 63.5 60.4 59.1 61.4 56.8 57.4 55.1 49.2 55.4 50.6 50.8 57.6
Performance-Based Rewards and Advancement 391  of 413 0.5  38.5 38.0 47.5 46.1 46.1 47.2 41.0 41.2 42.0 38.8 35.1 33.6 43.5 44.4
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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