Calculate the Value of $20,000 in 1927

What is $20k in 1927 worth in today's money?
Amount
$
From
To
$294,321
Adjusted for inflation, $20,000 in 1927 is equal to $294,321 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 2.90%.
Value of a dollar. Calculates inflation to see what a U.S. dollar was worth in the past and today. View historical and today's current inflation rates, using the CPI provided by the United States government. Inflation data is updated regularly, so results may differ from other websites. How much has the cost of living increased? What was inflation for a specific period?
How much is $20,000 in 1927 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $294,321
2020 $290,366
2019 $283,879
2018 $278,558
2017 $272,805
2016 $267,260
2015 $265,324
2014 $263,332
2013 $259,436
2012 $254,997
2011 $247,660
2010 $244,010
2009 $237,546
2008 $237,329
2007 $228,023
2006 $222,373
2005 $215,028
2004 $208,249
2003 $204,407
2002 $199,661
2001 $196,610
2000 $190,169
1999 $185,198
1998 $182,260
1997 $179,209
1996 $173,446
1995 $169,153
Year Equivalent
1994 $164,746
1993 $160,339
1992 $155,819
1991 $151,186
1990 $142,486
1989 $136,158
1988 $130,395
1987 $124,859
1986 $123,503
1985 $118,983
1984 $114,463
1983 $110,282
1982 $106,215
1981 $97,514
1980 $86,667
1979 $76,497
1978 $70,169
1977 $65,763
1976 $62,712
1975 $58,644
1974 $52,203
1973 $48,023
1972 $46,441
1971 $44,972
1970 $42,599
1969 $40,113
1968 $38,305
Year Equivalent
1967 $37,175
1966 $35,932
1965 $35,254
1964 $34,915
1963 $34,350
1962 $33,898
1961 $33,672
1960 $33,220
1959 $32,655
1958 $32,090
1957 $31,186
1956 $30,282
1955 $30,169
1954 $30,395
1953 $30,169
1952 $29,944
1951 $28,249
1950 $26,667
1949 $27,232
1948 $26,441
1947 $24,294
1946 $20,565
1945 $20,113
1944 $19,661
1943 $19,096
1942 $17,514
1941 $15,932
Year Equivalent
1940 $15,819
1939 $15,819
1938 $16,271
1937 $15,819
1936 $15,593
1935 $15,141
1934 $14,915
1933 $14,802
1932 $16,497
1931 $18,192
1930 $19,435
1929 $19,322
1928 $19,548
1927 $20,000
1926 $20,226
1925 $19,548
1924 $19,548
1923 $19,096
1922 $19,548
1921 $21,921
1920 $21,356
1919 $18,644
1918 $15,480
1917 $13,107
1916 $11,638
1915 $11,412
1914 $11,299