Agency Report

Region 3 - Mid-Atlantic

Best Places to Work Rank
out of 415 Agency Subcomponents

  242  

2018 Engagement Score
62.3

Change from 2017
-13.1 


Parent Agency
Environmental Protection Agency (Engagement Score: 57.5)
Mission
To work with the state, local and tribal governments of Delaware, D.C., Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia to carry out U.S. environmental laws.
Website
https://www.epa.gov/aboutepa/epa-region-3-mid-atlantic

SCORES AND RANKINGS

Rank Change
(2017‑18)
2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Engagement Score 242 of 415 -13.1  62.3 75.4 78.3 71.2 64.2 70.5 76.8 77.9 73.7 76.5 67.6 73.7 69.3
Category Rank Change
(2017‑18)
2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Effective Leadership 281  of 408 -7.9  55.2 63.1 62.1 55.5 53.5 59.4 62.8 64.1 61.8 59.3 52.3 55.4 53.0
Effective Leadership: Empowerment 244  of 408 -6.8  50.1 56.9 58.6 53.2 49.5 53.4 59.7 61.5 60.8 61.2 54.2 57.0 54.6
Effective Leadership: Fairness 285  of 408 -6.3  54.0 60.3 57.1 50.0 54.3 54.1 58.0 57.2 59.2 46.0 42.4 44.3 46.8
Effective Leadership: Senior Leaders 364  of 408 -16.5  36.4 52.9 52.9 46.2 41.1 52.6 57.5 59.3 56.6 50.2 43.3 46.7 45.5
Effective Leadership: Supervisors 87  of 408 -0.4  77.3 77.7 75.6 68.6 67.6 71.9 72.1 73.8 69.0 74.1 65.5 68.8 62.8
Employee Skills–Mission Match 227  of 410 -4.1  78.2 82.3 80.3 74.8 75.5 75.5 80.5 81.0 80.5 80.8 77.3 78.4 78.2
Pay 150  of 410 -2.0  67.2 69.2 66.8 62.3 58.0 53.1 59.6 64.2 71.0 71.9 68.7
Strategic Management 194  of 409 -4.5  60.3 64.8 59.3 58.6 50.4 54.6 61.0 64.7 61.9 64.9 57.4 59.2 59.9
Teamwork 120  of 409 -2.0  74.4 76.4 73.6 70.1 70.3 72.3 72.8 72.7 71.3 76.2 73.4 72.9 68.7
Innovation 227  of 409 -3.6  65.5 69.1 68.2 64.3 60.8 61.8 67.1 70.1 70.6
Training and Development 190  of 410 -5.6  63.3 68.9 68.5 65.3 60.2 58.8 65.1 67.9 66.8 67.6 61.8 61.9 59.2
Work–Life Balance 175  of 409 -4.3  65.7 70.0 66.2 66.5 61.1 62.9 66.0 65.1 65.5 68.3 63.6 65.2 70.3
Support for Diversity 74  of 409 -4.0  68.4 72.4 67.1 65.5 60.3 68.7 67.4 70.7 65.9 68.3 64.9 69.7 67.1
Performance-Based Rewards and Advancement 225  of 408 -2.0  49.2 51.2 49.7 47.2 41.7 46.6 50.0 52.8 51.6 57.5 48.0 54.0 46.4
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