Calculate the Value of $274 in 1981

What is $274 in 1981 worth in today's money?
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$827
Adjusted for inflation, $274 in 1981 is equal to $827 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 2.80%.
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How much is $274 in 1981 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $827
2020 $816
2019 $798
2018 $783
2017 $767
2016 $751
2015 $746
2014 $740
2013 $729
2012 $717
2011 $696
2010 $686
2009 $667
2008 $667
2007 $641
2006 $625
2005 $604
2004 $585
2003 $574
2002 $561
2001 $552
2000 $534
1999 $520
1998 $512
1997 $504
1996 $487
1995 $475
Year Equivalent
1994 $463
1993 $451
1992 $438
1991 $425
1990 $400
1989 $383
1988 $366
1987 $351
1986 $347
1985 $334
1984 $322
1983 $310
1982 $298
1981 $274
1980 $244
1979 $215
1978 $197
1977 $185
1976 $176
1975 $165
1974 $147
1973 $135
1972 $130
1971 $126
1970 $120
1969 $113
1968 $108
Year Equivalent
1967 $104
1966 $101
1965 $99
1964 $98
1963 $97
1962 $95
1961 $95
1960 $93
1959 $92
1958 $90
1957 $88
1956 $85
1955 $85
1954 $85
1953 $85
1952 $84
1951 $79
1950 $75
1949 $77
1948 $74
1947 $68
1946 $58
1945 $57
1944 $55
1943 $54
1942 $49
1941 $45
Year Equivalent
1940 $44
1939 $44
1938 $46
1937 $44
1936 $44
1935 $43
1934 $42
1933 $42
1932 $46
1931 $51
1930 $55
1929 $54
1928 $55
1927 $56
1926 $57
1925 $55
1924 $55
1923 $54
1922 $55
1921 $62
1920 $60
1919 $52
1918 $43
1917 $37
1916 $33
1915 $32
1914 $32