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Top Telecom Companies

Rank

Company

Revenue
(in mil.)

Net Income
(in thous.)

Employees

1 Nextel Communications 5,714.0 -815,000 19,500
2 Primus Telecommunications Group 1,199.4 -174,664 3,000
3 PSINet 995.5 -4,965,100 5,000
4 Ciena 858.8 81,387 3,200
5 XO Communications 723.8 -1,101,299 7,400
6 Metrocall 562.0 -214,554 3,571
7 Talk America Holdings 544.5 -61,896 1,910
8 E.spire Communications 344.2 -293,586 1,806
9 TeleCorp PCS 340.4 -55,940 2,600
10 Startec Global Communications 324.5 -128,355 550
11 Arguss Communications 270.2 9,397 2,155
12 Savvis Communications 186.3 -164,851 589
13 Teligent 152.1 -260,001 2,357
14 LCC International 150.4 20,618 920
15 Via Net.Works 103.0 -74,247 1,269
16 Motient 99.9 -138,624 586
17 Visual Networks 89.0 -415,485 325
18 Corvis 68.9 -283,661 1,452
19 Net2000 Communications 61.7 -99,738 883
20 TeleCommunication Systems 58.1 -6,530 341


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