Calculate the Value of $15,000 in 1931

What is $15k in 1931 worth in today's money?
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$242,678
Adjusted for inflation, $15,000 in 1931 is equal to $242,678 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.14%.
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How much is $15,000 in 1931 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $242,678
2020 $239,417
2019 $234,068
2018 $229,681
2017 $224,937
2016 $220,365
2015 $218,769
2014 $217,126
2013 $213,914
2012 $210,253
2011 $204,204
2010 $201,195
2009 $195,865
2008 $195,686
2007 $188,012
2006 $183,354
2005 $177,298
2004 $171,708
2003 $168,540
2002 $164,627
2001 $162,112
2000 $156,801
1999 $152,702
1998 $150,280
1997 $147,764
1996 $143,012
1995 $139,472
Year Equivalent
1994 $135,839
1993 $132,205
1992 $128,478
1991 $124,658
1990 $117,484
1989 $112,267
1988 $107,516
1987 $102,950
1986 $101,832
1985 $98,106
1984 $94,379
1983 $90,932
1982 $87,578
1981 $80,404
1980 $71,460
1979 $63,075
1978 $57,857
1977 $54,224
1976 $51,708
1975 $48,354
1974 $43,043
1973 $39,596
1972 $38,292
1971 $37,081
1970 $35,124
1969 $33,075
1968 $31,584
Year Equivalent
1967 $30,652
1966 $29,627
1965 $29,068
1964 $28,789
1963 $28,323
1962 $27,950
1961 $27,764
1960 $27,391
1959 $26,925
1958 $26,460
1957 $25,714
1956 $24,969
1955 $24,876
1954 $25,062
1953 $24,876
1952 $24,689
1951 $23,292
1950 $21,988
1949 $22,453
1948 $21,801
1947 $20,031
1946 $16,957
1945 $16,584
1944 $16,211
1943 $15,745
1942 $14,441
1941 $13,137
Year Equivalent
1940 $13,043
1939 $13,043
1938 $13,416
1937 $13,043
1936 $12,857
1935 $12,484
1934 $12,298
1933 $12,205
1932 $13,602
1931 $15,000
1930 $16,025
1929 $15,932
1928 $16,118
1927 $16,491
1926 $16,677
1925 $16,118
1924 $16,118
1923 $15,745
1922 $16,118
1921 $18,075
1920 $17,609
1919 $15,373
1918 $12,764
1917 $10,807
1916 $9,596
1915 $9,410
1914 $9,317