Calculate the Value of $100,000 in 1979

What is $100k in 1979 worth in today's money?
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$384,747
Adjusted for inflation, $100,000 in 1979 is equal to $384,747 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.26%.
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How much is $100,000 in 1979 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $384,747
2020 $379,578
2019 $371,097
2018 $364,142
2017 $356,620
2016 $349,372
2015 $346,842
2014 $344,238
2013 $339,145
2012 $333,341
2011 $323,750
2010 $318,979
2009 $310,529
2008 $310,245
2007 $298,080
2006 $290,694
2005 $281,093
2004 $272,230
2003 $267,208
2002 $261,004
2001 $257,016
2000 $248,597
1999 $242,097
1998 $238,257
1997 $234,269
1996 $226,736
1995 $221,123
Year Equivalent
1994 $215,362
1993 $209,601
1992 $203,693
1991 $197,637
1990 $186,263
1989 $177,991
1988 $170,458
1987 $163,220
1986 $161,448
1985 $155,539
1984 $149,631
1983 $144,165
1982 $138,848
1981 $127,474
1980 $113,294
1979 $100,000
1978 $91,728
1977 $85,968
1976 $81,979
1975 $76,662
1974 $68,242
1973 $62,777
1972 $60,709
1971 $58,789
1970 $55,687
1969 $52,437
1968 $50,074
Year Equivalent
1967 $48,597
1966 $46,972
1965 $46,086
1964 $45,643
1963 $44,904
1962 $44,313
1961 $44,018
1960 $43,427
1959 $42,688
1958 $41,950
1957 $40,768
1956 $39,586
1955 $39,439
1954 $39,734
1953 $39,439
1952 $39,143
1951 $36,928
1950 $34,860
1949 $35,598
1948 $34,564
1947 $31,758
1946 $26,883
1945 $26,292
1944 $25,702
1943 $24,963
1942 $22,895
1941 $20,827
Year Equivalent
1940 $20,679
1939 $20,679
1938 $21,270
1937 $20,679
1936 $20,384
1935 $19,793
1934 $19,498
1933 $19,350
1932 $21,566
1931 $23,781
1930 $25,406
1929 $25,258
1928 $25,554
1927 $26,145
1926 $26,440
1925 $25,554
1924 $25,554
1923 $24,963
1922 $25,554
1921 $28,656
1920 $27,917
1919 $24,372
1918 $20,236
1917 $17,134
1916 $15,214
1915 $14,919
1914 $14,771