Agency Report

Federal Emergency Management Agency

Best Places to Work Rank
out of 420 Agency Subcomponents

  322  

2019 Engagement Score
57.1

Change from 2018
-0.3 


Parent Agency
Department of Homeland Security (Engagement Score: 52.3)
Mission
To help people before, during, and after disasters.
Website
https://www.fema.gov/

SCORES AND RANKINGS

Rank Change
(2018‑19)
2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Engagement Score 322 of 420 -0.3  57.1 57.4 55.3 49.0 44.9 45.6 48.1 53.2 48.3 55.9 51.1 47.5 54.4
Category Rank Change
(2018‑19)
2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Effective Leadership 295  of 413 1.9  55.1 53.2 51.9 47.8 43.8 44.9 45.5 49.2 45.2 50.2 46.0 43.4 47.2
Effective Leadership: Empowerment 279  of 413 1.7  48.5 46.8 45.8 39.9 35.6 36.4 38.2 41.2 38.2 43.2 43.4 43.0 45.1
Effective Leadership: Fairness 303  of 413 4.4  54.3 49.9 49.0 46.3 41.9 43.9 45.9 46.9 42.7 46.5 39.1 38.4 39.9
Effective Leadership: Senior Leaders 268  of 413 1.0  46.6 45.6 42.5 38.0 34.6 36.9 37.8 41.5 37.4 43.4 38.5 33.6 39.1
Effective Leadership: Supervisors 308  of 413 1.8  67.4 65.6 65.9 62.3 58.2 57.7 56.6 62.1 57.8 62.4 58.3 56.0 60.0
Employee Skills–Mission Match 312  of 415 0.5  76.6 76.1 75.0 71.9 70.2 70.2 70.7 73.4 73.3 71.2 76.4 74.8 76.9
Pay 195  of 415 -0.1  65.1 65.2 67.4 64.1 58.6 57.5 59.0 61.7 63.3 69.8 63.1 58.9
Strategic Management 253  of 414 0.1  58.6 58.5 53.9 48.4 44.6 46.4 47.5 52.5 50.6 51.0 52.3 48.4 52.8
Teamwork 337  of 414 0.5  66.0 65.5 65.2 60.2 58.1 56.9 57.8 59.9 58.3 58.6 68.1 63.0 66.1
Innovation 236  of 414 0.7  66.1 65.4 63.4 59.8 56.6 57.5 58.3 60.8 58.9 60.4
Training and Development 319  of 415 0.5  57.7 57.2 56.2 51.9 47.3 47.0 47.0 53.8 48.1 50.9 53.3 48.5 56.3
Work–Life Balance 305  of 414 -0.3  59.6 59.9 60.0 57.4 54.8 54.8 53.2 57.7 54.1 55.3 58.6 54.3 58.8
Support for Diversity 277  of 414 1.2  58.4 57.2 57.1 50.8 46.8 48.3 50.3 53.2 50.2 52.7 53.3 50.0 52.3
Performance-Based Rewards and Advancement 261  of 413 1.8  48.8 47.0 45.0 39.5 34.9 36.3 37.3 41.6 39.4 44.0 41.4 39.8 46.6
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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