Agency Report

Headquarters

Best Places to Work Rank
out of 420 Agency Subcomponents

  70  

2019 Engagement Score
75.0

Change from 2018
-2.4 


Parent Agency
National Aeronautics and Space Administration (Engagement Score: 81.5)
Mission
To provide overall guidance and direction to the agency under the leadership of the administrator.
Website
http://www.hq.nasa.gov/

SCORES AND RANKINGS

Rank Change
(2018‑19)
2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Engagement Score 70 of 420 -2.4  75.0 77.4 78.4 75.4 71.4 70.6 67.8 70.0 66.2 68.5 62.1 57.6 58.6 65.4
Category Rank Change
(2018‑19)
2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Effective Leadership 42  of 413 -0.6  70.7 71.3 73.5 70.6 65.4 65.9 63.4 64.1 60.3 63.1 59.2 53.4 54.6 58.4
Effective Leadership: Empowerment 33  of 413 -0.6  66.6 67.2 69.3 67.4 62.4 62.5 59.3 60.7 57.2 57.3 54.5 52.1 49.6 57.3
Effective Leadership: Fairness 50  of 413 -0.3  68.6 68.9 69.0 68.0 62.3 64.3 61.8 62.3 58.9 60.9 54.6 46.9 45.3 52.9
Effective Leadership: Senior Leaders 39  of 413 -1.8  66.7 68.5 71.6 67.6 62.2 63.7 60.7 59.8 56.9 61.0 55.8 47.4 49.3 52.7
Effective Leadership: Supervisors 77  of 413 0.3  77.7 77.4 79.7 76.4 71.6 70.7 68.8 71.0 66.0 69.1 67.3 63.3 67.1 67.5
Employee Skills–Mission Match 34  of 415 1.1  85.2 84.1 84.3 82.8 79.0 79.2 78.3 79.2 76.8 78.5 75.7 75.4 73.8 79.7
Pay 24  of 415 2.6  77.5 74.9 76.3 73.0 68.9 66.9 63.4 66.6 67.9 74.6 69.7 70.1
Strategic Management 45  of 414 1.3  70.7 69.4 70.4 68.4 64.5 65.3 62.8 62.5 60.7 62.8 60.8 56.5 60.8 62.8
Teamwork 72  of 414 -1.3  77.8 79.1 78.4 75.7 72.8 72.9 70.8 72.3 68.4 67.7 73.1 71.4 72.8 69.9
Innovation 21  of 414 1.1  78.9 77.8 80.0 77.6 73.0 75.0 72.5 73.9 69.1 72.4
Training and Development 51  of 415 0.5  75.1 74.6 75.5 73.1 68.7 67.7 63.0 65.4 62.3 68.6 65.0 61.0 62.1 64.1
Work–Life Balance 94  of 414 -0.5  70.3 70.8 72.3 71.9 70.9 69.0 64.6 68.1 64.5 65.9 63.4 62.0 64.4 66.5
Support for Diversity 38  of 414 -1.1  72.6 73.7 74.7 70.5 66.3 68.0 65.5 67.7 64.0 67.1 64.9 65.5 67.3 68.3
Performance-Based Rewards and Advancement 38  of 413 0.7  62.6 61.9 64.0 60.6 55.9 56.7 54.2 56.9 53.2 56.5 54.6 51.0 53.8 52.6
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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