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Excel Expert Overview

Job Description

Excel Experts manipulate, analyze, and visualize data using Microsoft Excel. They create complex formulas, pivot tables, macros, and may integrate Excel with other tools and systems.

Most Common Skills

JavaScript and Microsoft Excel - For more data, check Excel Expert skills.

Average Hourly Rate

$78 - This number comes from our open-source Excel Expert hourly rates database.

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Fun Facts

  • Microsoft Excel was first released in 1985 for the Macintosh and later for Windows in 1987. It has since become a vital tool for data analysis and management in various industries.
  • Excel’s grid of cells was originally inspired by paper spreadsheets used by accountants. The electronic version made computations more efficient and eliminated manual errors.
  • One of the most impressive Excel creations is a full-length music video made entirely in Excel. Tatsuo Horiuchi, a Japanese artist, has also created intricate digital art using only Excel.


  • Excel is a tool for the thinking mind. It allows you to gather your thoughts. - Bill Jelen
  • The goal is to turn data into information, and information into insight. - Carly Fiorina
  • Without big data analytics, companies are blind and deaf. Excel brings visibility to data. - Geoffrey Moore

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