Calculate the Value of $15,000 in 1980

What is $15k in 1980 worth in today's money?
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$50,940
Adjusted for inflation, $15,000 in 1980 is equal to $50,940 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.03%.
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How much is $15,000 in 1980 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $50,940
2020 $50,256
2019 $49,133
2018 $48,212
2017 $47,216
2016 $46,257
2015 $45,922
2014 $45,577
2013 $44,902
2012 $44,134
2011 $42,864
2010 $42,233
2009 $41,114
2008 $41,076
2007 $39,465
2006 $38,488
2005 $37,216
2004 $36,043
2003 $35,378
2002 $34,557
2001 $34,029
2000 $32,914
1999 $32,053
1998 $31,545
1997 $31,017
1996 $30,020
1995 $29,276
Year Equivalent
1994 $28,514
1993 $27,751
1992 $26,969
1991 $26,167
1990 $24,661
1989 $23,566
1988 $22,568
1987 $21,610
1986 $21,375
1985 $20,593
1984 $19,811
1983 $19,087
1982 $18,383
1981 $16,877
1980 $15,000
1979 $13,240
1978 $12,145
1977 $11,382
1976 $10,854
1975 $10,150
1974 $9,035
1973 $8,312
1972 $8,038
1971 $7,784
1970 $7,373
1969 $6,943
1968 $6,630
Year Equivalent
1967 $6,434
1966 $6,219
1965 $6,102
1964 $6,043
1963 $5,945
1962 $5,867
1961 $5,828
1960 $5,750
1959 $5,652
1958 $5,554
1957 $5,398
1956 $5,241
1955 $5,222
1954 $5,261
1953 $5,222
1952 $5,183
1951 $4,889
1950 $4,615
1949 $4,713
1948 $4,576
1947 $4,205
1946 $3,559
1945 $3,481
1944 $3,403
1943 $3,305
1942 $3,031
1941 $2,757
Year Equivalent
1940 $2,738
1939 $2,738
1938 $2,816
1937 $2,738
1936 $2,699
1935 $2,621
1934 $2,581
1933 $2,562
1932 $2,855
1931 $3,149
1930 $3,364
1929 $3,344
1928 $3,383
1927 $3,462
1926 $3,501
1925 $3,383
1924 $3,383
1923 $3,305
1922 $3,383
1921 $3,794
1920 $3,696
1919 $3,227
1918 $2,679
1917 $2,269
1916 $2,014
1915 $1,975
1914 $1,956