Agency Report

Department of Veterans Affairs

Best Places to Work Rank
out of 17 Large Agencies

  6  

2019 Engagement Score
65.3

Change from 2018
1.1 


Mission
To fulfill President Lincoln's promise “to care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan” by serving and honoring the men and women who are America's veterans.
Website
https://www.va.gov/
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SCORES AND RANKINGS

Rank Change
(2018‑19)
2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Engagement Score 6 of 17 1.1  65.3 64.2 56.1 56.7 55.1 54.6 57.3 56.7 63.8 63.6 66.0 61.9 66.2 61.8
Category Rank Change
(2018‑19)
2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Effective Leadership 0.0  48.2 48.7 46.7 46.2 49.0 47.5 52.3 49.7 50.2 49.7 53.4 49.8
Effective Leadership: Empowerment 0.0  40.7 40.9 39.1 39.2 41.4 40.2 45.1 43.7 46.4 46.9 50.6 45.0
Effective Leadership: Fairness 0.0  50.8 51.1 49.3 48.7 51.1 50.2 53.7 50.6 48.9 49.2 49.5 46.8
Effective Leadership: Senior Leaders 0.0  40.3 40.3 38.5 38.2 42.8 41.2 47.3 45.5 44.9 44.5 47.6 42.8
Effective Leadership: Supervisors 0.0  58.5 59.6 57.4 56.3 58.1 56.2 60.1 56.5 58.1 56.6 62.6 60.6
Employee Skills–Mission Match 0.0  77.1 77.7 76.8 76.4 77.9 78.5 80.7 81.7 82.0 80.6 82.6 82.6
Pay 0.0  47.7 47.7 46.2 44.9 45.3 45.5 53.3 53.2 55.4 52.7
Strategic Management 0.0  52.4 53.2 52.1 52.0 55.0 53.7 58.1 56.0 61.6 58.6 62.0 60.9
Teamwork 0.0  60.8 60.8 59.5 58.8 61.0 60.0 62.8 62.3 70.5 67.7 71.3 68.1
Innovation 0.0  58.7 59.2 57.9 57.7 59.1 59.3 62.3 61.2
Training and Development 0.0  57.0 57.4 56.5 56.1 58.3 58.2 61.4 61.3 63.9 59.6 65.4 60.5
Work–Life Balance 0.0  56.3 56.6 55.1 54.9 56.4 54.7 56.8 54.7 60.5 58.9 64.2 62.5
Support for Diversity 0.0  52.9 53.0 51.5 51.6 53.0 51.3 56.7 52.9 60.5 58.2 61.0 62.7
Performance-Based Rewards and Advancement 0.0  39.6 40.2 38.7 38.2 40.0 39.1 43.7 42.5 44.3 40.2 43.0 38.2
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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