Calculate the Value of $15,000 in 1989

What is $15k in 1989 worth in today's money?
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$32,424
Adjusted for inflation, $15,000 in 1989 is equal to $32,424 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 2.44%.
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How much is $15,000 in 1989 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $32,424
2020 $31,988
2019 $31,274
2018 $30,688
2017 $30,054
2016 $29,443
2015 $29,230
2014 $29,010
2013 $28,581
2012 $28,092
2011 $27,284
2010 $26,882
2009 $26,169
2008 $26,146
2007 $25,120
2006 $24,498
2005 $23,689
2004 $22,942
2003 $22,519
2002 $21,996
2001 $21,660
2000 $20,950
1999 $20,402
1998 $20,079
1997 $19,743
1996 $19,108
1995 $18,635
Year Equivalent
1994 $18,149
1993 $17,664
1992 $17,166
1991 $16,656
1990 $15,697
1989 $15,000
1988 $14,365
1987 $13,755
1986 $13,606
1985 $13,108
1984 $12,610
1983 $12,149
1982 $11,701
1981 $10,743
1980 $9,548
1979 $8,427
1978 $7,730
1977 $7,245
1976 $6,909
1975 $6,461
1974 $5,751
1973 $5,290
1972 $5,116
1971 $4,954
1970 $4,693
1969 $4,419
1968 $4,220
Year Equivalent
1967 $4,095
1966 $3,959
1965 $3,884
1964 $3,846
1963 $3,784
1962 $3,734
1961 $3,710
1960 $3,660
1959 $3,598
1958 $3,535
1957 $3,436
1956 $3,336
1955 $3,324
1954 $3,349
1953 $3,324
1952 $3,299
1951 $3,112
1950 $2,938
1949 $3,000
1948 $2,913
1947 $2,676
1946 $2,266
1945 $2,216
1944 $2,166
1943 $2,104
1942 $1,929
1941 $1,755
Year Equivalent
1940 $1,743
1939 $1,743
1938 $1,793
1937 $1,743
1936 $1,718
1935 $1,668
1934 $1,643
1933 $1,631
1932 $1,817
1931 $2,004
1930 $2,141
1929 $2,129
1928 $2,154
1927 $2,203
1926 $2,228
1925 $2,154
1924 $2,154
1923 $2,104
1922 $2,154
1921 $2,415
1920 $2,353
1919 $2,054
1918 $1,705
1917 $1,444
1916 $1,282
1915 $1,257
1914 $1,245