Agency Report

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Best Places to Work Rank
out of 420 Agency Subcomponents

  81  

2019 Engagement Score
73.9

Change from 2018
-1.1 


Parent Agency
Department of Health and Human Services (Engagement Score: 71.4)
Mission
To protect America from health, safety and security threats, both foreign and in the U.S. 
Website
http://www.cdc.gov/

SCORES AND RANKINGS

Rank Change
(2018‑19)
2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Engagement Score 81 of 420 -1.1  73.9 75.0 75.0 72.9 70.9 68.8 68.7 70.8 66.1 68.2 61.5 54.0 61.2 62.6
Category Rank Change
(2018‑19)
2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Effective Leadership 112  of 413 -0.5  64.1 64.6 65.2 63.2 60.9 58.6 58.6 59.2 54.1 55.4 51.2 46.7 49.2 49.5
Effective Leadership: Empowerment 133  of 413 -1.6  56.0 57.6 58.3 55.7 53.4 50.9 50.3 51.0 46.7 49.6 47.3 41.7 45.7 45.3
Effective Leadership: Fairness 144  of 413 0.3  62.2 61.9 62.4 60.5 57.5 55.1 54.9 54.3 50.7 50.4 45.3 38.3 42.6 42.0
Effective Leadership: Senior Leaders 119  of 413 -0.5  57.7 58.2 60.7 58.4 55.8 53.8 54.0 54.6 48.9 49.8 42.2 38.1 41.8 45.0
Effective Leadership: Supervisors 109  of 413 -0.2  75.6 75.8 74.5 73.1 71.4 69.1 69.0 70.2 64.7 66.5 65.1 62.1 61.7 59.8
Employee Skills–Mission Match 120  of 415 -0.1  80.9 81.0 81.1 80.2 79.1 77.4 77.3 78.1 76.3 77.9 76.0 73.1 74.2 78.8
Pay 141  of 415 -0.7  67.6 68.3 68.1 66.2 65.3 63.4 61.5 65.5 64.6 70.0 66.1 62.1
Strategic Management 121  of 414 0.0  64.7 64.7 63.5 62.9 60.2 58.7 58.4 58.7 55.0 56.4 54.5 50.0 53.5 60.8
Teamwork 125  of 414 0.1  74.5 74.4 73.8 72.3 70.1 68.8 69.3 69.2 63.9 64.9 69.8 68.0 68.8 65.1
Innovation 74  of 414 -0.6  72.8 73.4 72.8 71.5 69.3 68.2 66.8 68.0 66.0 66.9
Training and Development 138  of 415 -0.3  67.5 67.8 68.5 67.6 65.9 62.9 62.5 63.9 62.3 63.8 62.0 57.3 58.5 56.1
Work–Life Balance 141  of 414 -1.2  67.4 68.6 69.0 68.1 66.0 64.2 62.6 63.3 61.8 62.7 61.4 58.6 62.2 66.3
Support for Diversity 121  of 414 -0.4  66.0 66.4 67.4 64.4 61.4 61.4 61.5 61.7 58.9 58.9 64.1 56.5 60.2 61.5
Performance-Based Rewards and Advancement 86  of 413 -0.6  57.7 58.3 56.8 55.8 53.2 50.7 48.3 50.4 48.0 49.9 48.2 45.2 45.6 49.2
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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