Agency Report

Office of the Secretary

Best Places to Work Rank
out of 415 Agency Subcomponents

  394  

2018 Engagement Score
46.1

Change from 2017
-7.3 


Parent Agency
Department of Homeland Security (Engagement Score: 53.1)
Mission
To oversee DHS efforts to counter terrorism and enhance security, secure and manage our borders while facilitating trade and travel, enforce and administer our immigration laws, safeguard and secure cyberspace, build resilience to disasters and provide essential support for national and economic security.
Website
http://www.dhs.gov/office-secretary

SCORES AND RANKINGS

Rank Change
(2017‑18)
2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Engagement Score 394 of 415 -7.3  46.1 53.4 54.8 49.5 41.9 47.2 53.3
Category Rank Change
(2017‑18)
2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Effective Leadership 370  of 408 -6.0  48.7 54.7 56.1 53.0 46.7 50.2 53.1
Effective Leadership: Empowerment 372  of 408 -6.0  40.1 46.1 45.3 43.4 35.5 40.1 42.7
Effective Leadership: Fairness 385  of 408 -5.7  45.5 51.2 54.2 49.0 44.8 53.6 50.3
Effective Leadership: Senior Leaders 334  of 408 -8.0  40.3 48.3 49.6 46.6 36.1 39.2 46.1
Effective Leadership: Supervisors 369  of 408 -4.0  63.1 67.1 69.1 66.1 63.9 64.6 66.7
Employee Skills–Mission Match 402  of 410 -5.6  68.1 73.7 74.9 70.6 68.5 71.0 73.7
Pay 196  of 410 -3.7  64.8 68.5 70.8 64.3 56.8 51.2 58.5
Strategic Management 364  of 409 -3.1  52.8 55.9 54.7 50.1 47.4 52.6 53.1
Teamwork 346  of 409 -4.6  64.6 69.2 68.8 67.3 62.2 63.1 65.1
Innovation 362  of 409 -5.2  59.2 64.4 62.9 61.8 57.7 63.2 63.7
Training and Development 398  of 410 -8.4  47.9 56.3 56.4 53.5 47.0 46.0 51.2
Work–Life Balance 388  of 409 -8.9  52.2 61.1 58.9 55.2 54.9 55.9 55.3
Support for Diversity 356  of 409 -4.4  54.7 59.1 59.0 56.9 54.1 53.4 55.7
Performance-Based Rewards and Advancement 353  of 408 -4.8  43.1 47.9 50.0 46.6 40.8 42.8 44.1
Quartile Key
Lower Quartile (0–25%) Below Median (25–50%) Above Median (50–75%) Upper Quartile (75–100%)