Agency Report

Region 6 - South Central

Best Places to Work Rank
out of 420 Agency Subcomponents

  170  

2019 Engagement Score
66.2

Change from 2018
9.3 


Parent Agency
Environmental Protection Agency (Engagement Score: 60.3)
Mission
To Serve Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas and 66 Tribes.
Website
http://www.epa.gov/region6/

SCORES AND RANKINGS

Rank Change
(2018‑19)
2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Engagement Score 170 of 420 9.3  66.2 56.9 67.3 69.1 64.8 61.0 65.0 72.5 73.3 72.7 74.0 68.9 69.3 65.2
Category Rank Change
(2018‑19)
2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Effective Leadership 242  of 413 5.0  57.0 52.0 55.7 55.0 51.2 51.3 51.8 54.3 58.9 56.6 54.7 49.8 51.3 46.3
Effective Leadership: Empowerment 259  of 413 4.9  49.5 44.6 50.4 49.4 47.2 45.6 46.2 52.9 57.2 54.1 55.7 51.6 49.9 44.6
Effective Leadership: Fairness 314  of 413 3.5  53.4 49.9 54.1 52.0 48.0 51.5 45.2 46.9 53.4 51.0 44.2 36.9 42.7 40.0
Effective Leadership: Senior Leaders 245  of 413 8.5  48.0 39.5 44.0 45.6 38.9 39.3 43.4 47.0 50.8 48.9 46.0 42.2 42.4 35.4
Effective Leadership: Supervisors 201  of 413 2.4  71.5 69.1 70.8 68.5 67.2 66.2 66.5 66.1 70.6 68.5 68.2 62.8 65.3 61.3
Employee Skills–Mission Match 169  of 415 1.3  79.7 78.4 81.1 79.8 77.9 74.9 75.2 80.0 81.3 80.5 81.7 79.1 79.9 78.7
Pay 125  of 415 1.8  68.3 66.5 69.3 66.9 69.7 60.5 55.9 70.5 71.4 79.5 74.6 74.9
Strategic Management 246  of 414 6.1  58.9 52.8 56.4 57.5 48.7 50.4 53.2 57.2 61.3 58.3 61.8 59.2 58.6 57.6
Teamwork 210  of 414 1.5  71.2 69.7 70.5 66.5 61.7 62.5 66.7 65.5 68.5 64.5 75.0 72.8 73.8 68.2
Innovation 244  of 414 -1.4  65.7 67.1 66.7 67.1 64.6 63.7 65.8 67.5 70.2 68.7
Training and Development 354  of 415 -1.1  55.4 56.5 59.3 58.3 54.9 51.5 54.2 57.9 61.0 59.0 61.7 57.4 57.2 54.4
Work–Life Balance 245  of 414 4.5  62.5 58.0 62.2 65.8 61.9 56.7 60.8 63.6 65.2 62.9 68.6 64.3 64.0 68.2
Support for Diversity 193  of 414 -0.8  62.4 63.2 65.6 62.5 63.2 59.3 59.5 61.6 64.7 62.0 70.2 62.0 64.6 63.5
Performance-Based Rewards and Advancement 223  of 413 0.8  50.4 49.6 51.3 51.0 46.8 43.6 41.2 49.7 52.2 51.6 54.4 49.7 49.9 45.8
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