Calculate the Value of $2,500 in 1950

What is $2.5k in 1950 worth in today's money?
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$29,534
Adjusted for inflation, $2,500 in 1950 is equal to $29,534 in 2022.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.49%.
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How much is $2,500 in 1950 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2022 $29,534
2021 $27,593
2020 $27,222
2019 $26,614
2018 $26,115
2017 $25,575
2016 $25,056
2015 $24,874
2014 $24,687
2013 $24,322
2012 $23,906
2011 $23,218
2010 $22,876
2009 $22,270
2008 $22,250
2007 $21,377
2006 $20,847
2005 $20,159
2004 $19,523
2003 $19,163
2002 $18,718
2001 $18,432
2000 $17,828
1999 $17,362
1998 $17,087
1997 $16,801
1996 $16,261
1995 $15,858
Year Equivalent
1994 $15,445
1993 $15,032
1992 $14,608
1991 $14,174
1990 $13,358
1989 $12,765
1988 $12,225
1987 $11,706
1986 $11,578
1985 $11,155
1984 $10,731
1983 $10,339
1982 $9,958
1981 $9,142
1980 $8,125
1979 $7,172
1978 $6,578
1977 $6,165
1976 $5,879
1975 $5,498
1974 $4,894
1973 $4,502
1972 $4,354
1971 $4,216
1970 $3,994
1969 $3,761
1968 $3,591
1967 $3,485
Year Equivalent
1966 $3,369
1965 $3,305
1964 $3,273
1963 $3,220
1962 $3,178
1961 $3,157
1960 $3,114
1959 $3,061
1958 $3,008
1957 $2,924
1956 $2,839
1955 $2,828
1954 $2,850
1953 $2,828
1952 $2,807
1951 $2,648
1950 $2,500
1949 $2,553
1948 $2,479
1947 $2,278
1946 $1,928
1945 $1,886
1944 $1,843
1943 $1,790
1942 $1,642
1941 $1,494
1940 $1,483
1939 $1,483
Year Equivalent
1938 $1,525
1937 $1,483
1936 $1,462
1935 $1,419
1934 $1,398
1933 $1,388
1932 $1,547
1931 $1,706
1930 $1,822
1929 $1,811
1928 $1,833
1927 $1,875
1926 $1,896
1925 $1,833
1924 $1,833
1923 $1,790
1922 $1,833
1921 $2,055
1920 $2,002
1919 $1,748
1918 $1,451
1917 $1,229
1916 $1,091
1915 $1,070
1914 $1,059