Calculate the Value of $300,000 in 1979

What is $300k in 1979 worth in today's money?
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$1,235,459
Adjusted for inflation, $300,000 in 1979 is equal to $1,235,459 in 2022.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.35%.
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How much is $300,000 in 1979 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2022 $1,235,459
2021 $1,154,242
2020 $1,138,733
2019 $1,113,292
2018 $1,092,425
2017 $1,069,861
2016 $1,048,117
2015 $1,040,526
2014 $1,032,713
2013 $1,017,434
2012 $1,000,024
2011 $971,251
2010 $956,938
2009 $931,586
2008 $930,736
2007 $894,239
2006 $872,083
2005 $843,279
2004 $816,691
2003 $801,625
2002 $783,013
2001 $771,049
2000 $745,790
1999 $726,292
1998 $714,771
1997 $702,806
1996 $680,207
1995 $663,368
Year Equivalent
1994 $646,086
1993 $628,804
1992 $611,078
1991 $592,910
1990 $558,789
1989 $533,973
1988 $511,374
1987 $489,660
1986 $484,343
1985 $466,617
1984 $448,892
1983 $432,496
1982 $416,544
1981 $382,422
1980 $339,882
1979 $300,000
1978 $275,185
1977 $257,903
1976 $245,938
1975 $229,985
1974 $204,727
1973 $188,331
1972 $182,127
1971 $176,366
1970 $167,061
1969 $157,312
1968 $150,222
1967 $145,790
Year Equivalent
1966 $140,916
1965 $138,257
1964 $136,928
1963 $134,712
1962 $132,939
1961 $132,053
1960 $130,281
1959 $128,065
1958 $125,849
1957 $122,304
1956 $118,759
1955 $118,316
1954 $119,202
1953 $118,316
1952 $117,430
1951 $110,783
1950 $104,579
1949 $106,795
1948 $103,693
1947 $95,273
1946 $80,650
1945 $78,877
1944 $77,105
1943 $74,889
1942 $68,685
1941 $62,482
1940 $62,038
1939 $62,038
Year Equivalent
1938 $63,811
1937 $62,038
1936 $61,152
1935 $59,380
1934 $58,493
1933 $58,050
1932 $64,697
1931 $71,344
1930 $76,219
1929 $75,775
1928 $76,662
1927 $78,434
1926 $79,321
1925 $76,662
1924 $76,662
1923 $74,889
1922 $76,662
1921 $85,968
1920 $83,752
1919 $73,117
1918 $60,709
1917 $51,403
1916 $45,643
1915 $44,756
1914 $44,313