Calculate the Value of $100,000 in 1978

What is $100k in 1978 worth in today's money?
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$419,443
Adjusted for inflation, $100,000 in 1978 is equal to $419,443 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.39%.
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How much is $100,000 in 1978 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $419,443
2020 $413,807
2019 $404,562
2018 $396,979
2017 $388,779
2016 $380,878
2015 $378,119
2014 $375,280
2013 $369,728
2012 $363,401
2011 $352,945
2010 $347,744
2009 $338,531
2008 $338,222
2007 $324,960
2006 $316,908
2005 $306,441
2004 $296,779
2003 $291,304
2002 $284,541
2001 $280,193
2000 $271,014
1999 $263,929
1998 $259,742
1997 $255,395
1996 $247,182
1995 $241,063
Year Equivalent
1994 $234,783
1993 $228,502
1992 $222,061
1991 $215,459
1990 $203,060
1989 $194,042
1988 $185,829
1987 $177,939
1986 $176,006
1985 $169,565
1984 $163,124
1983 $157,166
1982 $151,369
1981 $138,969
1980 $123,510
1979 $109,018
1978 $100,000
1977 $93,720
1976 $89,372
1975 $83,575
1974 $74,396
1973 $68,438
1972 $66,184
1971 $64,090
1970 $60,709
1969 $57,166
1968 $54,589
Year Equivalent
1967 $52,979
1966 $51,208
1965 $50,242
1964 $49,758
1963 $48,953
1962 $48,309
1961 $47,987
1960 $47,343
1959 $46,538
1958 $45,733
1957 $44,444
1956 $43,156
1955 $42,995
1954 $43,317
1953 $42,995
1952 $42,673
1951 $40,258
1950 $38,003
1949 $38,808
1948 $37,681
1947 $34,622
1946 $29,308
1945 $28,663
1944 $28,019
1943 $27,214
1942 $24,960
1941 $22,705
Year Equivalent
1940 $22,544
1939 $22,544
1938 $23,188
1937 $22,544
1936 $22,222
1935 $21,578
1934 $21,256
1933 $21,095
1932 $23,510
1931 $25,926
1930 $27,697
1929 $27,536
1928 $27,858
1927 $28,502
1926 $28,824
1925 $27,858
1924 $27,858
1923 $27,214
1922 $27,858
1921 $31,240
1920 $30,435
1919 $26,570
1918 $22,061
1917 $18,680
1916 $16,586
1915 $16,264
1914 $16,103