Calculate the Value of $279 in 1982

What is $279 in 1982 worth in today's money?
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$773
Adjusted for inflation, $279 in 1982 is equal to $773 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 2.65%.
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How much is $279 in 1982 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $773
2020 $763
2019 $746
2018 $732
2017 $717
2016 $702
2015 $697
2014 $692
2013 $681
2012 $670
2011 $651
2010 $641
2009 $624
2008 $623
2007 $599
2006 $584
2005 $565
2004 $547
2003 $537
2002 $524
2001 $516
2000 $500
1999 $486
1998 $479
1997 $471
1996 $456
1995 $444
Year Equivalent
1994 $433
1993 $421
1992 $409
1991 $397
1990 $374
1989 $358
1988 $343
1987 $328
1986 $324
1985 $313
1984 $301
1983 $290
1982 $279
1981 $256
1980 $228
1979 $201
1978 $184
1977 $173
1976 $165
1975 $154
1974 $137
1973 $126
1972 $122
1971 $118
1970 $112
1969 $105
1968 $101
Year Equivalent
1967 $98
1966 $94
1965 $93
1964 $92
1963 $90
1962 $89
1961 $88
1960 $87
1959 $86
1958 $84
1957 $82
1956 $80
1955 $79
1954 $80
1953 $79
1952 $79
1951 $74
1950 $70
1949 $72
1948 $69
1947 $64
1946 $54
1945 $53
1944 $52
1943 $50
1942 $46
1941 $42
Year Equivalent
1940 $42
1939 $42
1938 $43
1937 $42
1936 $41
1935 $40
1934 $39
1933 $39
1932 $43
1931 $48
1930 $51
1929 $51
1928 $51
1927 $53
1926 $53
1925 $51
1924 $51
1923 $50
1922 $51
1921 $58
1920 $56
1919 $49
1918 $41
1917 $34
1916 $31
1915 $30
1914 $30