Agency Report

Office of the Secretary

Best Places to Work Rank
out of 420 Agency Subcomponents

  277  

2019 Engagement Score
60.3

Change from 2018
-4.0 


Parent Agency
Department of Transportation (Engagement Score: 65.7)
Mission
To oversee the formulation of national transportation policy and promote intermodal transportation.
Website
https://www.transportation.gov/office-of-secretary

SCORES AND RANKINGS

Rank Change
(2018‑19)
2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Engagement Score 277 of 420 -4.0  60.3 64.3 66.2 65.8 61.8 64.6 61.2 63.2
Category Rank Change
(2018‑19)
2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Effective Leadership 278  of 413 -2.7  55.8 58.5 57.7 60.1 57.2 54.3 56.9 57.8
Effective Leadership: Empowerment 271  of 413 -2.3  49.0 51.3 52.8 54.2 53.6 47.7 51.8 51.4
Effective Leadership: Fairness 216  of 413 0.1  59.1 59.0 54.8 59.9 55.7 53.4 53.1 54.4
Effective Leadership: Senior Leaders 273  of 413 -4.2  46.2 50.4 50.8 55.4 50.1 47.3 52.4 53.8
Effective Leadership: Supervisors 313  of 413 -2.7  67.1 69.8 68.6 67.8 66.7 65.2 65.9 66.8
Employee Skills–Mission Match 349  of 415 -0.6  75.1 75.7 77.0 77.5 75.7 77.8 76.7 76.8
Pay 294  of 415 -2.4  60.0 62.4 60.8 58.6 58.7 55.2 58.2 55.8
Strategic Management 268  of 414 -1.6  58.1 59.7 57.6 60.7 56.0 55.9 57.2 56.5
Teamwork 257  of 414 -1.2  69.7 70.9 69.6 70.3 68.0 64.9 66.4 65.6
Innovation 216  of 414 -1.9  66.8 68.7 69.5 69.8 68.1 68.5 64.6 66.0
Training and Development 277  of 415 -1.7  59.8 61.5 62.3 62.1 62.3 57.0 55.7 53.6
Work–Life Balance 207  of 414 -1.6  64.3 65.9 64.3 65.8 66.0 65.4 62.8 61.4
Support for Diversity 281  of 414 -3.5  58.3 61.8 61.0 61.8 60.7 62.9 60.3 60.0
Performance-Based Rewards and Advancement 205  of 413 -1.6  51.3 52.9 53.4 53.1 51.9 50.5 48.7 50.0
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


Gender Demographics


Race/Ethnicity Demographics