How The EdTech Salary Bubble Is Bursting

Edtech Hype Dissipates

Teachers once earned up to INR 1 Cr annually. Now, many are job hunting as the edtech hype fades.

Salary Decline

Key edtech roles see up to a 50% salary drop as workforce optimization and cost-cutting measures take hold.

Pivot to Hybrid Models

Startups shift to hybrid models, reviewing high employee costs and customer acquisition spends.

Layoffs And Shutdowns

Cash crunch leads to 15,000 layoffs and several startup shutdowns, including BYJU’S and Unacademy.

Salary Corrections

Sales, finance, and engineering salaries drop 30%-80%, with front-end engineer pay down over 70%.

Edtech Startup Salaries Plummet By 50% In 2024 As Deep Cuts Continue