DOL Mission and Agency Structure
DOL seeks to foster, promote, and develop the welfare of the wage earners, job seekers, and retirees of the United States; improve working conditions; advance opportunities for profitable employment; and assure work-related benefits and rights. Composed of 28 diverse, federated offices and agencies, the Department has approximately 17,000 employees operating in offices all across the country. These dedicated staff members enforce hundreds of workplace laws protecting 140 million workers in more than 7 million workplaces.
- Read more about the Department's leadership team
- And see the mission statements, organizational breakdowns, and key personnel of each individual agency.
DOL Organizational Chart
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