Calculate the Value of $1,500 in 1946

What is $1.5k in 1946 worth in today's money?
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$21,468
Adjusted for inflation, $1,500 in 1946 is equal to $21,468 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.61%.
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How much is $1,500 in 1946 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $21,468
2020 $21,179
2019 $20,706
2018 $20,318
2017 $19,898
2016 $19,494
2015 $19,353
2014 $19,207
2013 $18,923
2012 $18,599
2011 $18,064
2010 $17,798
2009 $17,326
2008 $17,311
2007 $16,632
2006 $16,220
2005 $15,684
2004 $15,190
2003 $14,909
2002 $14,563
2001 $14,341
2000 $13,871
1999 $13,508
1998 $13,294
1997 $13,071
1996 $12,651
1995 $12,338
Year Equivalent
1994 $12,016
1993 $11,695
1992 $11,365
1991 $11,027
1990 $10,393
1989 $9,931
1988 $9,511
1987 $9,107
1986 $9,008
1985 $8,679
1984 $8,349
1983 $8,044
1982 $7,747
1981 $7,113
1980 $6,321
1979 $5,580
1978 $5,118
1977 $4,797
1976 $4,574
1975 $4,277
1974 $3,808
1973 $3,503
1972 $3,387
1971 $3,280
1970 $3,107
1969 $2,926
1968 $2,794
Year Equivalent
1967 $2,712
1966 $2,621
1965 $2,571
1964 $2,547
1963 $2,505
1962 $2,473
1961 $2,456
1960 $2,423
1959 $2,382
1958 $2,341
1957 $2,275
1956 $2,209
1955 $2,201
1954 $2,217
1953 $2,201
1952 $2,184
1951 $2,060
1950 $1,945
1949 $1,986
1948 $1,929
1947 $1,772
1946 $1,500
1945 $1,467
1944 $1,434
1943 $1,393
1942 $1,277
1941 $1,162
Year Equivalent
1940 $1,154
1939 $1,154
1938 $1,187
1937 $1,154
1936 $1,137
1935 $1,104
1934 $1,088
1933 $1,080
1932 $1,203
1931 $1,327
1930 $1,418
1929 $1,409
1928 $1,426
1927 $1,459
1926 $1,475
1925 $1,426
1924 $1,426
1923 $1,393
1922 $1,426
1921 $1,599
1920 $1,558
1919 $1,360
1918 $1,129
1917 $956
1916 $849
1915 $832
1914 $824