Calculate the Value of $15,000 in 1934

What is $15k in 1934 worth in today's money?
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$295,993
Adjusted for inflation, $15,000 in 1934 is equal to $295,993 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.49%.
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How much is $15,000 in 1934 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $295,993
2020 $292,016
2019 $285,492
2018 $280,141
2017 $274,355
2016 $268,778
2015 $266,832
2014 $264,828
2013 $260,910
2012 $256,445
2011 $249,067
2010 $245,397
2009 $238,895
2008 $238,677
2007 $229,318
2006 $223,636
2005 $216,250
2004 $209,432
2003 $205,568
2002 $200,795
2001 $197,727
2000 $191,250
1999 $186,250
1998 $183,295
1997 $180,227
1996 $174,432
1995 $170,114
Year Equivalent
1994 $165,682
1993 $161,250
1992 $156,705
1991 $152,045
1990 $143,295
1989 $136,932
1988 $131,136
1987 $125,568
1986 $124,205
1985 $119,659
1984 $115,114
1983 $110,909
1982 $106,818
1981 $98,068
1980 $87,159
1979 $76,932
1978 $70,568
1977 $66,136
1976 $63,068
1975 $58,977
1974 $52,500
1973 $48,295
1972 $46,705
1971 $45,227
1970 $42,841
1969 $40,341
1968 $38,523
Year Equivalent
1967 $37,386
1966 $36,136
1965 $35,455
1964 $35,114
1963 $34,545
1962 $34,091
1961 $33,864
1960 $33,409
1959 $32,841
1958 $32,273
1957 $31,364
1956 $30,455
1955 $30,341
1954 $30,568
1953 $30,341
1952 $30,114
1951 $28,409
1950 $26,818
1949 $27,386
1948 $26,591
1947 $24,432
1946 $20,682
1945 $20,227
1944 $19,773
1943 $19,205
1942 $17,614
1941 $16,023
Year Equivalent
1940 $15,909
1939 $15,909
1938 $16,364
1937 $15,909
1936 $15,682
1935 $15,227
1934 $15,000
1933 $14,886
1932 $16,591
1931 $18,295
1930 $19,545
1929 $19,432
1928 $19,659
1927 $20,114
1926 $20,341
1925 $19,659
1924 $19,659
1923 $19,205
1922 $19,659
1921 $22,045
1920 $21,477
1919 $18,750
1918 $15,568
1917 $13,182
1916 $11,705
1915 $11,477
1914 $11,364