The Mac maker announced a $24 million restructuring charge in its January earnings, but did not say how many jobs it cut. Monday's statement came as part of a quarterly filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
The Cupertino, Calif.-based company said the eliminated positions came primarily in its operations, information systems and administrative areas.
Apple alsoan undisclosed number of sales jobs in August, as well as a of jobs in its iServices consulting unit in May.
Still, Apple's job cuts were far less than those of rivals Dell Computer, Gateway, Compaq Computer and Hewlett-Packard, which pared thousands from their ranks in 2001.