Calculate the Value of $2,200 in 1938

What is $2.2k in 1938 worth in today's money?
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$39,795
Adjusted for inflation, $2,200 in 1938 is equal to $39,795 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.55%.
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How much is $2,200 in 1938 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $39,795
2020 $39,260
2019 $38,383
2018 $37,663
2017 $36,885
2016 $36,136
2015 $35,874
2014 $35,605
2013 $35,078
2012 $34,478
2011 $33,486
2010 $32,992
2009 $32,118
2008 $32,089
2007 $30,831
2006 $30,067
2005 $29,074
2004 $28,157
2003 $27,638
2002 $26,996
2001 $26,583
2000 $25,713
1999 $25,040
1998 $24,643
1997 $24,231
1996 $23,451
1995 $22,871
Year Equivalent
1994 $22,275
1993 $21,679
1992 $21,068
1991 $20,442
1990 $19,265
1989 $18,410
1988 $17,631
1987 $16,882
1986 $16,699
1985 $16,088
1984 $15,476
1983 $14,911
1982 $14,361
1981 $13,185
1980 $11,718
1979 $10,343
1978 $9,488
1977 $8,892
1976 $8,479
1975 $7,929
1974 $7,058
1973 $6,493
1972 $6,279
1971 $6,081
1970 $5,760
1969 $5,424
1968 $5,179
Year Equivalent
1967 $5,026
1966 $4,858
1965 $4,767
1964 $4,721
1963 $4,644
1962 $4,583
1961 $4,553
1960 $4,492
1959 $4,415
1958 $4,339
1957 $4,217
1956 $4,094
1955 $4,079
1954 $4,110
1953 $4,079
1952 $4,049
1951 $3,819
1950 $3,606
1949 $3,682
1948 $3,575
1947 $3,285
1946 $2,781
1945 $2,719
1944 $2,658
1943 $2,582
1942 $2,368
1941 $2,154
Year Equivalent
1940 $2,139
1939 $2,139
1938 $2,200
1937 $2,139
1936 $2,108
1935 $2,047
1934 $2,017
1933 $2,001
1932 $2,231
1931 $2,460
1930 $2,628
1929 $2,613
1928 $2,643
1927 $2,704
1926 $2,735
1925 $2,643
1924 $2,643
1923 $2,582
1922 $2,643
1921 $2,964
1920 $2,888
1919 $2,521
1918 $2,093
1917 $1,772
1916 $1,574
1915 $1,543
1914 $1,528