Calculate the Value of $20,000 in 1974

What is $20k in 1974 worth in today's money?
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$112,759
Adjusted for inflation, $20,000 in 1974 is equal to $112,759 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.75%.
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How much is $20,000 in 1974 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $112,759
2020 $111,244
2019 $108,759
2018 $106,720
2017 $104,516
2016 $102,392
2015 $101,650
2014 $100,887
2013 $99,394
2012 $97,694
2011 $94,883
2010 $93,484
2009 $91,008
2008 $90,925
2007 $87,359
2006 $85,195
2005 $82,381
2004 $79,784
2003 $78,312
2002 $76,494
2001 $75,325
2000 $72,857
1999 $70,952
1998 $69,827
1997 $68,658
1996 $66,450
1995 $64,805
Year Equivalent
1994 $63,117
1993 $61,429
1992 $59,697
1991 $57,922
1990 $54,589
1989 $52,165
1988 $49,957
1987 $47,835
1986 $47,316
1985 $45,584
1984 $43,853
1983 $42,251
1982 $40,693
1981 $37,359
1980 $33,203
1979 $29,307
1978 $26,883
1977 $25,195
1976 $24,026
1975 $22,468
1974 $20,000
1973 $18,398
1972 $17,792
1971 $17,229
1970 $16,320
1969 $15,368
1968 $14,675
Year Equivalent
1967 $14,242
1966 $13,766
1965 $13,506
1964 $13,377
1963 $13,160
1962 $12,987
1961 $12,900
1960 $12,727
1959 $12,511
1958 $12,294
1957 $11,948
1956 $11,602
1955 $11,558
1954 $11,645
1953 $11,558
1952 $11,472
1951 $10,823
1950 $10,216
1949 $10,433
1948 $10,130
1947 $9,307
1946 $7,879
1945 $7,706
1944 $7,532
1943 $7,316
1942 $6,710
1941 $6,104
Year Equivalent
1940 $6,061
1939 $6,061
1938 $6,234
1937 $6,061
1936 $5,974
1935 $5,801
1934 $5,714
1933 $5,671
1932 $6,320
1931 $6,970
1930 $7,446
1929 $7,403
1928 $7,489
1927 $7,662
1926 $7,749
1925 $7,489
1924 $7,489
1923 $7,316
1922 $7,489
1921 $8,398
1920 $8,182
1919 $7,143
1918 $5,931
1917 $5,022
1916 $4,459
1915 $4,372
1914 $4,329