Calculate the Value of $20,000 in 1920

What is $20k in 1920 worth in today's money?
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$275,634
Adjusted for inflation, $20,000 in 1920 is equal to $275,634 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 2.63%.
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How much is $20,000 in 1920 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $275,634
2020 $271,930
2019 $265,855
2018 $260,872
2017 $255,484
2016 $250,291
2015 $248,478
2014 $246,613
2013 $242,964
2012 $238,806
2011 $231,935
2010 $228,517
2009 $222,463
2008 $222,260
2007 $213,545
2006 $208,254
2005 $201,376
2004 $195,026
2003 $191,429
2002 $186,984
2001 $184,127
2000 $178,095
1999 $173,439
1998 $170,688
1997 $167,831
1996 $162,434
1995 $158,413
Year Equivalent
1994 $154,286
1993 $150,159
1992 $145,926
1991 $141,587
1990 $133,439
1989 $127,513
1988 $122,116
1987 $116,931
1986 $115,661
1985 $111,429
1984 $107,196
1983 $103,280
1982 $99,471
1981 $91,323
1980 $81,164
1979 $71,640
1978 $65,714
1977 $61,587
1976 $58,730
1975 $54,921
1974 $48,889
1973 $44,974
1972 $43,492
1971 $42,116
1970 $39,894
1969 $37,566
1968 $35,873
Year Equivalent
1967 $34,815
1966 $33,651
1965 $33,016
1964 $32,698
1963 $32,169
1962 $31,746
1961 $31,534
1960 $31,111
1959 $30,582
1958 $30,053
1957 $29,206
1956 $28,360
1955 $28,254
1954 $28,466
1953 $28,254
1952 $28,042
1951 $26,455
1950 $24,974
1949 $25,503
1948 $24,762
1947 $22,751
1946 $19,259
1945 $18,836
1944 $18,413
1943 $17,884
1942 $16,402
1941 $14,921
Year Equivalent
1940 $14,815
1939 $14,815
1938 $15,238
1937 $14,815
1936 $14,603
1935 $14,180
1934 $13,968
1933 $13,862
1932 $15,450
1931 $17,037
1930 $18,201
1929 $18,095
1928 $18,307
1927 $18,730
1926 $18,942
1925 $18,307
1924 $18,307
1923 $17,884
1922 $18,307
1921 $20,529
1920 $20,000
1919 $17,460
1918 $14,497
1917 $12,275
1916 $10,899
1915 $10,688
1914 $10,582