Calculate the Value of $300 in 1978

What is $0.3k in 1978 worth in today's money?
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$1,258
Adjusted for inflation, $300 in 1978 is equal to $1,258 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.39%.
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How much is $300 in 1978 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $1,258
2020 $1,241
2019 $1,214
2018 $1,191
2017 $1,166
2016 $1,143
2015 $1,134
2014 $1,126
2013 $1,109
2012 $1,090
2011 $1,059
2010 $1,043
2009 $1,016
2008 $1,015
2007 $975
2006 $951
2005 $919
2004 $890
2003 $874
2002 $854
2001 $841
2000 $813
1999 $792
1998 $779
1997 $766
1996 $742
1995 $723
Year Equivalent
1994 $704
1993 $686
1992 $666
1991 $646
1990 $609
1989 $582
1988 $557
1987 $534
1986 $528
1985 $509
1984 $489
1983 $471
1982 $454
1981 $417
1980 $371
1979 $327
1978 $300
1977 $281
1976 $268
1975 $251
1974 $223
1973 $205
1972 $199
1971 $192
1970 $182
1969 $171
1968 $164
Year Equivalent
1967 $159
1966 $154
1965 $151
1964 $149
1963 $147
1962 $145
1961 $144
1960 $142
1959 $140
1958 $137
1957 $133
1956 $129
1955 $129
1954 $130
1953 $129
1952 $128
1951 $121
1950 $114
1949 $116
1948 $113
1947 $104
1946 $88
1945 $86
1944 $84
1943 $82
1942 $75
1941 $68
Year Equivalent
1940 $68
1939 $68
1938 $70
1937 $68
1936 $67
1935 $65
1934 $64
1933 $63
1932 $71
1931 $78
1930 $83
1929 $83
1928 $84
1927 $86
1926 $86
1925 $84
1924 $84
1923 $82
1922 $84
1921 $94
1920 $91
1919 $80
1918 $66
1917 $56
1916 $50
1915 $49
1914 $48