Calculate the Value of $10,000 in 1970

What is $10k in 1970 worth in today's money?
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$73,953
Adjusted for inflation, $10,000 in 1970 is equal to $73,953 in 2022.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.92%.
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How much is $10,000 in 1970 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2022 $73,953
2021 $69,091
2020 $68,163
2019 $66,640
2018 $65,391
2017 $64,040
2016 $62,739
2015 $62,284
2014 $61,817
2013 $60,902
2012 $59,860
2011 $58,138
2010 $57,281
2009 $55,763
2008 $55,712
2007 $53,528
2006 $52,202
2005 $50,477
2004 $48,886
2003 $47,984
2002 $46,870
2001 $46,154
2000 $44,642
1999 $43,475
1998 $42,785
1997 $42,069
1996 $40,716
1995 $39,708
Year Equivalent
1994 $38,674
1993 $37,639
1992 $36,578
1991 $35,491
1990 $33,448
1989 $31,963
1988 $30,610
1987 $29,310
1986 $28,992
1985 $27,931
1984 $26,870
1983 $25,889
1982 $24,934
1981 $22,891
1980 $20,345
1979 $17,958
1978 $16,472
1977 $15,438
1976 $14,721
1975 $13,767
1974 $12,255
1973 $11,273
1972 $10,902
1971 $10,557
1970 $10,000
1969 $9,416
1968 $8,992
1967 $8,727
Year Equivalent
1966 $8,435
1965 $8,276
1964 $8,196
1963 $8,064
1962 $7,958
1961 $7,905
1960 $7,798
1959 $7,666
1958 $7,533
1957 $7,321
1956 $7,109
1955 $7,082
1954 $7,135
1953 $7,082
1952 $7,029
1951 $6,631
1950 $6,260
1949 $6,393
1948 $6,207
1947 $5,703
1946 $4,828
1945 $4,721
1944 $4,615
1943 $4,483
1942 $4,111
1941 $3,740
1940 $3,714
1939 $3,714
Year Equivalent
1938 $3,820
1937 $3,714
1936 $3,660
1935 $3,554
1934 $3,501
1933 $3,475
1932 $3,873
1931 $4,271
1930 $4,562
1929 $4,536
1928 $4,589
1927 $4,695
1926 $4,748
1925 $4,589
1924 $4,589
1923 $4,483
1922 $4,589
1921 $5,146
1920 $5,013
1919 $4,377
1918 $3,634
1917 $3,077
1916 $2,732
1915 $2,679
1914 $2,653