Calculate the Value of $17,000 in 1989

What is $17k in 1989 worth in today's money?
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$36,747
Adjusted for inflation, $17,000 in 1989 is equal to $36,747 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 2.44%.
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How much is $17,000 in 1989 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $36,747
2020 $36,254
2019 $35,444
2018 $34,779
2017 $34,061
2016 $33,369
2015 $33,127
2014 $32,878
2013 $32,392
2012 $31,838
2011 $30,922
2010 $30,466
2009 $29,659
2008 $29,632
2007 $28,470
2006 $27,764
2005 $26,847
2004 $26,001
2003 $25,521
2002 $24,929
2001 $24,548
2000 $23,744
1999 $23,123
1998 $22,756
1997 $22,375
1996 $21,656
1995 $21,120
Year Equivalent
1994 $20,569
1993 $20,019
1992 $19,455
1991 $18,876
1990 $17,790
1989 $17,000
1988 $16,280
1987 $15,589
1986 $15,420
1985 $14,856
1984 $14,291
1983 $13,769
1982 $13,261
1981 $12,175
1980 $10,821
1979 $9,551
1978 $8,761
1977 $8,211
1976 $7,830
1975 $7,322
1974 $6,518
1973 $5,996
1972 $5,798
1971 $5,615
1970 $5,319
1969 $5,008
1968 $4,783
Year Equivalent
1967 $4,641
1966 $4,486
1965 $4,402
1964 $4,359
1963 $4,289
1962 $4,232
1961 $4,204
1960 $4,148
1959 $4,077
1958 $4,007
1957 $3,894
1956 $3,781
1955 $3,767
1954 $3,795
1953 $3,767
1952 $3,739
1951 $3,527
1950 $3,329
1949 $3,400
1948 $3,301
1947 $3,033
1946 $2,568
1945 $2,511
1944 $2,455
1943 $2,384
1942 $2,187
1941 $1,989
Year Equivalent
1940 $1,975
1939 $1,975
1938 $2,032
1937 $1,975
1936 $1,947
1935 $1,890
1934 $1,862
1933 $1,848
1932 $2,060
1931 $2,271
1930 $2,427
1929 $2,412
1928 $2,441
1927 $2,497
1926 $2,525
1925 $2,441
1924 $2,441
1923 $2,384
1922 $2,441
1921 $2,737
1920 $2,666
1919 $2,328
1918 $1,933
1917 $1,637
1916 $1,453
1915 $1,425
1914 $1,411