Calculate the Value of $18,000 in 1987

What is $18k in 1987 worth in today's money?
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$48,347
Adjusted for inflation, $18,000 in 1987 is equal to $48,347 in 2023.
Annual inflation over this period was 2.78%.
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How much is $18,000 in 1987 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2023 $48,347
2022 $45,416
2021 $42,430
2020 $41,860
2019 $40,925
2018 $40,158
2017 $39,328
2016 $38,529
2015 $38,250
2014 $37,963
2013 $37,401
2012 $36,761
2011 $35,703
2010 $35,177
2009 $34,245
2008 $34,214
2007 $32,872
2006 $32,058
2005 $30,999
2004 $30,022
2003 $29,468
2002 $28,784
2001 $28,344
2000 $27,415
1999 $26,699
1998 $26,275
1997 $25,835
1996 $25,005
Year Equivalent
1995 $24,386
1994 $23,750
1993 $23,115
1992 $22,463
1991 $21,795
1990 $20,541
1989 $19,629
1988 $18,798
1987 $18,000
1986 $17,805
1985 $17,153
1984 $16,501
1983 $15,899
1982 $15,312
1981 $14,058
1980 $12,494
1979 $11,028
1978 $10,116
1977 $9,481
1976 $9,041
1975 $8,454
1974 $7,526
1973 $6,923
1972 $6,695
1971 $6,483
1970 $6,141
1969 $5,783
1968 $5,522
Year Equivalent
1967 $5,359
1966 $5,180
1965 $5,082
1964 $5,033
1963 $4,952
1962 $4,887
1961 $4,854
1960 $4,789
1959 $4,708
1958 $4,626
1957 $4,496
1956 $4,366
1955 $4,349
1954 $4,382
1953 $4,349
1952 $4,317
1951 $4,072
1950 $3,844
1949 $3,926
1948 $3,812
1947 $3,502
1946 $2,965
1945 $2,900
1944 $2,834
1943 $2,753
1942 $2,525
1941 $2,297
1940 $2,281
Year Equivalent
1939 $2,281
1938 $2,346
1937 $2,281
1936 $2,248
1935 $2,183
1934 $2,150
1933 $2,134
1932 $2,378
1931 $2,623
1930 $2,802
1929 $2,786
1928 $2,818
1927 $2,883
1926 $2,916
1925 $2,818
1924 $2,818
1923 $2,753
1922 $2,818
1921 $3,160
1920 $3,079
1919 $2,688
1918 $2,232
1917 $1,890
1916 $1,678
1915 $1,645
1914 $1,629