Agency Report

Region 7 - Midwest

Best Places to Work Rank
out of 420 Agency Subcomponents

  103  

2019 Engagement Score
70.7

Change from 2018
3.9 


Parent Agency
Environmental Protection Agency (Engagement Score: 60.3)
Mission
To protect human health and the environment in our nation’s Heartland.
Website
http://www.epa.gov/region7/

SCORES AND RANKINGS

Rank Change
(2018‑19)
2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Engagement Score 103 of 420 3.9  70.7 66.8 73.1 74.6 71.8 67.8 64.6 72.0 69.6 69.8 66.7 62.2 66.2 65.0
Category Rank Change
(2018‑19)
2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Effective Leadership 115  of 413 5.0  63.8 58.8 63.1 59.9 56.9 54.7 59.2 60.0 54.9 53.3 48.4 45.8 49.5 47.7
Effective Leadership: Empowerment 105  of 413 4.8  58.0 53.2 59.5 51.6 49.7 51.7 54.1 56.2 52.1 51.8 51.8 47.6 53.9 52.6
Effective Leadership: Fairness 120  of 413 7.0  63.3 56.3 58.6 58.0 55.2 51.5 61.0 57.7 52.0 52.3 40.0 38.6 38.2 36.7
Effective Leadership: Senior Leaders 146  of 413 11.0  54.9 43.9 51.0 53.3 47.4 44.5 50.8 50.2 44.3 39.1 34.9 34.5 35.7 34.2
Effective Leadership: Supervisors 103  of 413 -1.9  75.8 77.7 79.2 71.5 70.8 68.1 69.3 72.9 68.2 68.6 64.4 59.6 66.8 64.4
Employee Skills–Mission Match 85  of 415 2.9  82.2 79.3 80.5 78.8 75.6 76.4 76.7 79.8 77.8 76.2 77.9 76.2 77.6 79.6
Pay 68  of 415 3.0  72.8 69.8 72.7 66.7 66.2 68.9 53.1 67.0 73.9 79.9 73.8 74.4
Strategic Management 63  of 414 5.4  68.7 63.3 65.9 63.7 58.9 52.1 51.7 61.1 60.1 59.1 56.6 55.3 52.2 48.5
Teamwork 67  of 414 0.5  78.1 77.6 78.6 71.2 71.4 71.5 70.9 73.0 69.8 66.1 76.9 72.8 73.9 67.5
Innovation 75  of 414 3.0  72.7 69.7 70.6 68.4 61.8 61.6 64.4 68.9 67.7 65.4
Training and Development 133  of 415 2.3  67.9 65.6 66.5 62.1 56.9 53.5 54.8 63.5 61.1 62.6 61.8 59.2 64.5 60.7
Work–Life Balance 159  of 414 2.9  66.7 63.8 68.1 66.1 63.5 59.3 62.8 66.7 64.8 65.0 63.6 60.7 66.1 69.5
Support for Diversity 100  of 414 2.8  67.0 64.2 71.3 62.0 66.3 63.3 64.5 66.3 64.9 59.2 65.3 65.5 62.8 65.7
Performance-Based Rewards and Advancement 74  of 413 6.4  58.4 52.0 53.3 50.2 46.3 42.5 43.7 50.5 48.3 46.6 47.0 38.2 41.4 40.7
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