Calculate the Value of $23,000 in 1979

What is $23k in 1979 worth in today's money?
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$88,492
Adjusted for inflation, $23,000 in 1979 is equal to $88,492 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.26%.
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How much is $23,000 in 1979 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $88,492
2020 $87,303
2019 $85,352
2018 $83,753
2017 $82,023
2016 $80,356
2015 $79,774
2014 $79,175
2013 $78,003
2012 $76,668
2011 $74,463
2010 $73,365
2009 $71,422
2008 $71,356
2007 $68,558
2006 $66,860
2005 $64,651
2004 $62,613
2003 $61,458
2002 $60,031
2001 $59,114
2000 $57,177
1999 $55,682
1998 $54,799
1997 $53,882
1996 $52,149
1995 $50,858
Year Equivalent
1994 $49,533
1993 $48,208
1992 $46,849
1991 $45,456
1990 $42,840
1989 $40,938
1988 $39,205
1987 $37,541
1986 $37,133
1985 $35,774
1984 $34,415
1983 $33,158
1982 $31,935
1981 $29,319
1980 $26,058
1979 $23,000
1978 $21,097
1977 $19,773
1976 $18,855
1975 $17,632
1974 $15,696
1973 $14,439
1972 $13,963
1971 $13,521
1970 $12,808
1969 $12,061
1968 $11,517
Year Equivalent
1967 $11,177
1966 $10,804
1965 $10,600
1964 $10,498
1963 $10,328
1962 $10,192
1961 $10,124
1960 $9,988
1959 $9,818
1958 $9,648
1957 $9,377
1956 $9,105
1955 $9,071
1954 $9,139
1953 $9,071
1952 $9,003
1951 $8,493
1950 $8,018
1949 $8,188
1948 $7,950
1947 $7,304
1946 $6,183
1945 $6,047
1944 $5,911
1943 $5,742
1942 $5,266
1941 $4,790
Year Equivalent
1940 $4,756
1939 $4,756
1938 $4,892
1937 $4,756
1936 $4,688
1935 $4,552
1934 $4,484
1933 $4,451
1932 $4,960
1931 $5,470
1930 $5,843
1929 $5,809
1928 $5,877
1927 $6,013
1926 $6,081
1925 $5,877
1924 $5,877
1923 $5,742
1922 $5,877
1921 $6,591
1920 $6,421
1919 $5,606
1918 $4,654
1917 $3,941
1916 $3,499
1915 $3,431
1914 $3,397