T-Mobile US - additional information
T-Mobile US, Inc. is a wireless telecommunications operator with headquarters in Bellevue, Washington. The company provides services in the United States, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and Puerto Rico. Next to AT&T, Verizon Communications, and Sprint Corporation, T-Mobile US ranks as one of the top four wireless telecommunications providers in the U.S. The company has approximately 50,000 employees. In 2016, T-Mobile generated revenues of around 27.84 billion U.S. dollars, supported by a subscriber base of approximately 72.6 million people.
The company's monthly average revenue per user was (ARPU) currently around 42.66 U.S. dollars. T-Mobile's churn rate is significantly higher than both AT&T's and Verizon's, yet the company loses fewer customers per month than close competitor Sprint Corporation.
Globally, T-Mobile US is part of the larger Deutsche Telekom family. Deutsche Telekom, a German multinational telecommunications provider and one of the largest companies in the world, has owned T-Mobile US since 2001, where it has remained under Deutsche Telekom's control despite interest from other telecommunications providers such as AT&T.