Calculate the Value of $1,500 in 1949

What is $1.5k in 1949 worth in today's money?
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$16,212
Adjusted for inflation, $1,500 in 1949 is equal to $16,212 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.36%.
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How much is $1,500 in 1949 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $16,212
2020 $15,994
2019 $15,637
2018 $15,344
2017 $15,027
2016 $14,721
2015 $14,615
2014 $14,505
2013 $14,291
2012 $14,046
2011 $13,642
2010 $13,441
2009 $13,085
2008 $13,073
2007 $12,560
2006 $12,249
2005 $11,844
2004 $11,471
2003 $11,259
2002 $10,998
2001 $10,830
2000 $10,475
1999 $10,201
1998 $10,039
1997 $9,871
1996 $9,554
1995 $9,317
Year Equivalent
1994 $9,075
1993 $8,832
1992 $8,583
1991 $8,328
1990 $7,849
1989 $7,500
1988 $7,183
1987 $6,878
1986 $6,803
1985 $6,554
1984 $6,305
1983 $6,075
1982 $5,851
1981 $5,371
1980 $4,774
1979 $4,214
1978 $3,865
1977 $3,622
1976 $3,454
1975 $3,230
1974 $2,876
1973 $2,645
1972 $2,558
1971 $2,477
1970 $2,346
1969 $2,210
1968 $2,110
Year Equivalent
1967 $2,048
1966 $1,979
1965 $1,942
1964 $1,923
1963 $1,892
1962 $1,867
1961 $1,855
1960 $1,830
1959 $1,799
1958 $1,768
1957 $1,718
1956 $1,668
1955 $1,662
1954 $1,674
1953 $1,662
1952 $1,649
1951 $1,556
1950 $1,469
1949 $1,500
1948 $1,456
1947 $1,338
1946 $1,133
1945 $1,108
1944 $1,083
1943 $1,052
1942 $965
1941 $878
Year Equivalent
1940 $871
1939 $871
1938 $896
1937 $871
1936 $859
1935 $834
1934 $822
1933 $815
1932 $909
1931 $1,002
1930 $1,071
1929 $1,064
1928 $1,077
1927 $1,102
1926 $1,114
1925 $1,077
1924 $1,077
1923 $1,052
1922 $1,077
1921 $1,207
1920 $1,176
1919 $1,027
1918 $853
1917 $722
1916 $641
1915 $629
1914 $622