Calculate the Value of $20,000 in 1942

What is $20k in 1942 worth in today's money?
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$336,095
Adjusted for inflation, $20,000 in 1942 is equal to $336,095 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.64%.
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How much is $20,000 in 1942 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $336,095
2020 $331,579
2019 $324,172
2018 $318,095
2017 $311,525
2016 $305,194
2015 $302,983
2014 $300,708
2013 $296,259
2012 $291,190
2011 $282,812
2010 $278,644
2009 $271,262
2008 $271,014
2007 $260,387
2006 $253,935
2005 $245,548
2004 $237,806
2003 $233,419
2002 $228,000
2001 $224,516
2000 $217,161
1999 $211,484
1998 $208,129
1997 $204,645
1996 $198,065
1995 $193,161
Year Equivalent
1994 $188,129
1993 $183,097
1992 $177,935
1991 $172,645
1990 $162,710
1989 $155,484
1988 $148,903
1987 $142,581
1986 $141,032
1985 $135,871
1984 $130,710
1983 $125,935
1982 $121,290
1981 $111,355
1980 $98,968
1979 $87,355
1978 $80,129
1977 $75,097
1976 $71,613
1975 $66,968
1974 $59,613
1973 $54,839
1972 $53,032
1971 $51,355
1970 $48,645
1969 $45,806
1968 $43,742
Year Equivalent
1967 $42,452
1966 $41,032
1965 $40,258
1964 $39,871
1963 $39,226
1962 $38,710
1961 $38,452
1960 $37,935
1959 $37,290
1958 $36,645
1957 $35,613
1956 $34,581
1955 $34,452
1954 $34,710
1953 $34,452
1952 $34,194
1951 $32,258
1950 $30,452
1949 $31,097
1948 $30,194
1947 $27,742
1946 $23,484
1945 $22,968
1944 $22,452
1943 $21,806
1942 $20,000
1941 $18,194
Year Equivalent
1940 $18,065
1939 $18,065
1938 $18,581
1937 $18,065
1936 $17,806
1935 $17,290
1934 $17,032
1933 $16,903
1932 $18,839
1931 $20,774
1930 $22,194
1929 $22,065
1928 $22,323
1927 $22,839
1926 $23,097
1925 $22,323
1924 $22,323
1923 $21,806
1922 $22,323
1921 $25,032
1920 $24,387
1919 $21,290
1918 $17,677
1917 $14,968
1916 $13,290
1915 $13,032
1914 $12,903