Calculate the Value of $254 in 1981

What is $254 in 1981 worth in today's money?
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$767
Adjusted for inflation, $254 in 1981 is equal to $767 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 2.80%.
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How much is $254 in 1981 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $767
2020 $756
2019 $739
2018 $726
2017 $711
2016 $696
2015 $691
2014 $686
2013 $676
2012 $664
2011 $645
2010 $636
2009 $619
2008 $618
2007 $594
2006 $579
2005 $560
2004 $542
2003 $532
2002 $520
2001 $512
2000 $495
1999 $482
1998 $475
1997 $467
1996 $452
1995 $441
Year Equivalent
1994 $429
1993 $418
1992 $406
1991 $394
1990 $371
1989 $355
1988 $340
1987 $325
1986 $322
1985 $310
1984 $298
1983 $287
1982 $277
1981 $254
1980 $226
1979 $199
1978 $183
1977 $171
1976 $163
1975 $153
1974 $136
1973 $125
1972 $121
1971 $117
1970 $111
1969 $104
1968 $100
Year Equivalent
1967 $97
1966 $94
1965 $92
1964 $91
1963 $89
1962 $88
1961 $88
1960 $87
1959 $85
1958 $84
1957 $81
1956 $79
1955 $79
1954 $79
1953 $79
1952 $78
1951 $74
1950 $69
1949 $71
1948 $69
1947 $63
1946 $54
1945 $52
1944 $51
1943 $50
1942 $46
1941 $41
Year Equivalent
1940 $41
1939 $41
1938 $42
1937 $41
1936 $41
1935 $39
1934 $39
1933 $39
1932 $43
1931 $47
1930 $51
1929 $50
1928 $51
1927 $52
1926 $53
1925 $51
1924 $51
1923 $50
1922 $51
1921 $57
1920 $56
1919 $49
1918 $40
1917 $34
1916 $30
1915 $30
1914 $29