Calculate the Value of $20,000 in 1931

What is $20k in 1931 worth in today's money?
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$323,570
Adjusted for inflation, $20,000 in 1931 is equal to $323,570 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.14%.
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How much is $20,000 in 1931 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $323,570
2020 $319,222
2019 $312,091
2018 $306,241
2017 $299,916
2016 $293,820
2015 $291,692
2014 $289,502
2013 $285,219
2012 $280,338
2011 $272,272
2010 $268,260
2009 $261,153
2008 $260,914
2007 $250,683
2006 $244,472
2005 $236,398
2004 $228,944
2003 $224,720
2002 $219,503
2001 $216,149
2000 $209,068
1999 $203,602
1998 $200,373
1997 $197,019
1996 $190,683
1995 $185,963
Year Equivalent
1994 $181,118
1993 $176,273
1992 $171,304
1991 $166,211
1990 $156,646
1989 $149,689
1988 $143,354
1987 $137,267
1986 $135,776
1985 $130,807
1984 $125,839
1983 $121,242
1982 $116,770
1981 $107,205
1980 $95,280
1979 $84,099
1978 $77,143
1977 $72,298
1976 $68,944
1975 $64,472
1974 $57,391
1973 $52,795
1972 $51,056
1971 $49,441
1970 $46,832
1969 $44,099
1968 $42,112
Year Equivalent
1967 $40,870
1966 $39,503
1965 $38,758
1964 $38,385
1963 $37,764
1962 $37,267
1961 $37,019
1960 $36,522
1959 $35,901
1958 $35,280
1957 $34,286
1956 $33,292
1955 $33,168
1954 $33,416
1953 $33,168
1952 $32,919
1951 $31,056
1950 $29,317
1949 $29,938
1948 $29,068
1947 $26,708
1946 $22,609
1945 $22,112
1944 $21,615
1943 $20,994
1942 $19,255
1941 $17,516
Year Equivalent
1940 $17,391
1939 $17,391
1938 $17,888
1937 $17,391
1936 $17,143
1935 $16,646
1934 $16,398
1933 $16,273
1932 $18,137
1931 $20,000
1930 $21,366
1929 $21,242
1928 $21,491
1927 $21,988
1926 $22,236
1925 $21,491
1924 $21,491
1923 $20,994
1922 $21,491
1921 $24,099
1920 $23,478
1919 $20,497
1918 $17,019
1917 $14,410
1916 $12,795
1915 $12,547
1914 $12,422