Chegg is an online textbook rental company offering services to universities and community colleges in the U.S. Acting as the student hub, Chegg is transforming the way the students learn by connecting them to the people and tools needed to succeed in college.

Company Growth (employees)
Santa Clara, US
Size (employees)
766 (est)
Chegg was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Santa Clara, US

Key People at Chegg

Eric Di Benedetto

Eric Di Benedetto

Team Member
David Bernhardt

David Bernhardt

Vice President, Financial Planning & Analysis

Chegg Office Locations

Chegg has an office in Santa Clara
Santa Clara, US (HQ)
3990 Freedom Circle

Chegg Data and Metrics

Chegg Financial Metrics

Chegg's revenue was reported to be $62.6 m in Q1, 2017

Revenue (Q1, 2017)

62.6 m

Gross profit (Q1, 2017)

41.2 m

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2017), %


Net income (Q1, 2017)

(6.4 m)

EBIT (Q1, 2017)

(5.5 m)

Market capitalization (21-Sep-2017)

1.4 b

Cash (31-Mar-2017)

70.3 m
Chegg's current market capitalization is $1.4 b.
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


304.8 m301.4 m254.1 m

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

211 m189.8 m119.6 m

Gross profit

93.8 m111.5 m134.5 m
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017


64.5 m81.5 m84.9 m67.1 m81.3 m66.7 m53 m71.3 m62.6 m

Cost of goods sold

38.6 m68.3 m65.5 m36.3 m61.7 m38.9 m21.4 m38.7 m21.4 m

Gross profit

25.9 m13.3 m19.4 m30.8 m19.6 m27.7 m31.6 m32.6 m41.2 m

Gross profit Margin, %

USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


56.1 m67 m77.3 m

Accounts Receivable

400.7 m


63.8 m

Current Assets

110.8 m132.8 m111.4 m
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017


30.8 m53.2 m50 m35.1 m80.9 m41.5 m49.7 m90.2 m70.3 m

Current Assets

74.6 m111 m102.2 m99.2 m151.2 m124.1 m108.4 m139.3 m103.9 m


18.9 m18.3 m17.9 m18.6 m18.5 m23.4 m29.4 m30.8 m36.8 m


86.7 m86.7 m91.3 m91.3 m91.3 m91.3 m115 m115 m116.2 m
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

(64.8 m)(59.2 b)(42.2 m)

Accounts Receivable

4 m(2 m)(127 k)


(20 m)29 m10 m

Accounts Payable

10.9 m(58 m)(728 k)
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017

Net Income

(8.2 m)(32.4 m)(28.5 m)(10.1 m)(24.2 m)(15.7 m)(9 m)(16.1 m)(6.4 m)

Accounts Payable

9.8 m6.1 m4.8 m3.8 m12 m4.3 m6.3 m8 m3.3 m
USDY, 2017


81.7 k

Financial Leverage

1.3 x
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Chegg Market Value History

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Chegg Median Salaries

Source: 89 public H-1B filings from Chegg

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Chegg News and Updates

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