Agency Report

Region 2

Best Places to Work Rank
out of 415 Agency Subcomponents

  216  

2018 Engagement Score
64.2

Change from 2017
-4.1 


Parent Agency
Environmental Protection Agency (Engagement Score: 57.5)
Mission
To work with the state, local and tribal governments of New Jersey, New York, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands to carry out U.S. environmental laws.
Website
http://www.epa.gov/region2/

SCORES AND RANKINGS

Rank Change
(2017‑18)
2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Engagement Score 216 of 415 -4.1  64.2 68.3 67.6 55.3 61.8 63.4 68.6 71.9 73.4 71.8 67.6 70.8 60.4
Category Rank Change
(2017‑18)
2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Effective Leadership 279  of 408 -3.5  55.3 58.8 54.2 48.0 50.8 53.8 53.4 57.2 56.0 54.6 52.8 52.8 47.0
Effective Leadership: Empowerment 265  of 408 -4.6  49.2 53.8 46.6 46.2 43.9 45.6 47.6 52.3 52.7 53.7 50.3 51.4 44.5
Effective Leadership: Fairness 299  of 408 -3.2  53.3 56.5 51.4 46.3 47.8 48.3 49.8 53.1 50.8 46.9 43.2 49.4 47.7
Effective Leadership: Senior Leaders 303  of 408 -7.2  43.8 51.0 44.7 35.4 41.8 49.6 47.5 52.1 51.2 50.0 48.1 46.3 38.8
Effective Leadership: Supervisors 212  of 408 0.7  70.9 70.2 69.0 62.4 64.8 64.9 63.9 66.9 65.2 63.4 63.5 61.8 56.2
Employee Skills–Mission Match 262  of 410 -0.2  77.4 77.6 76.4 72.3 74.0 74.4 75.2 77.2 77.3 78.3 76.2 78.0 75.9
Pay 246  of 410 -1.2  61.9 63.1 60.4 49.2 60.7 46.1 59.0 64.5 65.9 63.1 63.7
Strategic Management 301  of 409 -0.2  56.3 56.5 52.6 43.8 45.2 51.9 52.7 57.4 55.6 59.0 54.1 55.2 53.3
Teamwork 283  of 409 -0.7  67.8 68.5 65.2 58.0 63.1 64.2 62.4 62.8 62.5 70.6 67.8 66.8 64.4
Innovation 260  of 409 -0.3  64.2 64.5 60.1 56.3 56.1 58.9 60.7 62.9 63.3
Training and Development 273  of 410 -1.6  59.6 61.2 55.8 48.2 48.4 50.0 51.9 55.7 56.1 59.7 56.1 58.8 47.9
Work–Life Balance 283  of 409 -1.7  60.4 62.1 57.2 51.4 58.1 57.9 57.4 62.4 62.5 65.7 61.1 62.5 61.4
Support for Diversity 242  of 409 -3.0  60.4 63.4 56.7 50.0 52.3 60.3 59.0 60.5 58.1 64.6 61.8 67.8 63.2
Performance-Based Rewards and Advancement 212  of 408 0.6  49.7 49.1 46.3 37.2 38.9 41.0 42.5 46.1 45.6 50.3 44.3 47.1 42.1
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