Calculate the Value of $20,000 in 1983

What is $20k in 1983 worth in today's money?
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$53,376
Adjusted for inflation, $20,000 in 1983 is equal to $53,376 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 2.62%.
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How much is $20,000 in 1983 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $53,376
2020 $52,659
2019 $51,482
2018 $50,517
2017 $49,474
2016 $48,468
2015 $48,117
2014 $47,756
2013 $47,049
2012 $46,244
2011 $44,914
2010 $44,252
2009 $43,080
2008 $43,040
2007 $41,352
2006 $40,328
2005 $38,996
2004 $37,766
2003 $37,070
2002 $36,209
2001 $35,656
2000 $34,488
1999 $33,586
1998 $33,053
1997 $32,500
1996 $31,455
1995 $30,676
Year Equivalent
1994 $29,877
1993 $29,078
1992 $28,258
1991 $27,418
1990 $25,840
1989 $24,693
1988 $23,648
1987 $22,643
1986 $22,398
1985 $21,578
1984 $20,758
1983 $20,000
1982 $19,262
1981 $17,684
1980 $15,717
1979 $13,873
1978 $12,725
1977 $11,926
1976 $11,373
1975 $10,635
1974 $9,467
1973 $8,709
1972 $8,422
1971 $8,156
1970 $7,725
1969 $7,275
1968 $6,947
Year Equivalent
1967 $6,742
1966 $6,516
1965 $6,393
1964 $6,332
1963 $6,230
1962 $6,148
1961 $6,107
1960 $6,025
1959 $5,922
1958 $5,820
1957 $5,656
1956 $5,492
1955 $5,471
1954 $5,512
1953 $5,471
1952 $5,430
1951 $5,123
1950 $4,836
1949 $4,939
1948 $4,795
1947 $4,406
1946 $3,730
1945 $3,648
1944 $3,566
1943 $3,463
1942 $3,176
1941 $2,889
Year Equivalent
1940 $2,869
1939 $2,869
1938 $2,951
1937 $2,869
1936 $2,828
1935 $2,746
1934 $2,705
1933 $2,684
1932 $2,992
1931 $3,299
1930 $3,525
1929 $3,504
1928 $3,545
1927 $3,627
1926 $3,668
1925 $3,545
1924 $3,545
1923 $3,463
1922 $3,545
1921 $3,975
1920 $3,873
1919 $3,381
1918 $2,807
1917 $2,377
1916 $2,111
1915 $2,070
1914 $2,049