Calculate the Value of $20,000 in 1980

What is $20k in 1980 worth in today's money?
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$67,920
Adjusted for inflation, $20,000 in 1980 is equal to $67,920 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.03%.
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How much is $20,000 in 1980 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $67,920
2020 $67,008
2019 $65,511
2018 $64,283
2017 $62,955
2016 $61,675
2015 $61,229
2014 $60,769
2013 $59,870
2012 $58,845
2011 $57,152
2010 $56,310
2009 $54,818
2008 $54,768
2007 $52,621
2006 $51,317
2005 $49,622
2004 $48,057
2003 $47,171
2002 $46,076
2001 $45,372
2000 $43,885
1999 $42,738
1998 $42,060
1997 $41,356
1996 $40,026
1995 $39,035
Year Equivalent
1994 $38,018
1993 $37,001
1992 $35,958
1991 $34,889
1990 $32,881
1989 $31,421
1988 $30,091
1987 $28,814
1986 $28,501
1985 $27,458
1984 $26,415
1983 $25,450
1982 $24,511
1981 $22,503
1980 $20,000
1979 $17,653
1978 $16,193
1977 $15,176
1976 $14,472
1975 $13,533
1974 $12,047
1973 $11,082
1972 $10,717
1971 $10,378
1970 $9,831
1969 $9,257
1968 $8,840
Year Equivalent
1967 $8,579
1966 $8,292
1965 $8,136
1964 $8,057
1963 $7,927
1962 $7,823
1961 $7,771
1960 $7,666
1959 $7,536
1958 $7,405
1957 $7,197
1956 $6,988
1955 $6,962
1954 $7,014
1953 $6,962
1952 $6,910
1951 $6,519
1950 $6,154
1949 $6,284
1948 $6,102
1947 $5,606
1946 $4,746
1945 $4,641
1944 $4,537
1943 $4,407
1942 $4,042
1941 $3,677
Year Equivalent
1940 $3,651
1939 $3,651
1938 $3,755
1937 $3,651
1936 $3,598
1935 $3,494
1934 $3,442
1933 $3,416
1932 $3,807
1931 $4,198
1930 $4,485
1929 $4,459
1928 $4,511
1927 $4,615
1926 $4,668
1925 $4,511
1924 $4,511
1923 $4,407
1922 $4,511
1921 $5,059
1920 $4,928
1919 $4,302
1918 $3,572
1917 $3,025
1916 $2,686
1915 $2,634
1914 $2,608