Calculate the Value of $31,000 in 1979

What is $31k in 1979 worth in today's money?
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$119,272
Adjusted for inflation, $31,000 in 1979 is equal to $119,272 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.26%.
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How much is $31,000 in 1979 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $119,272
2020 $117,669
2019 $115,040
2018 $112,884
2017 $110,552
2016 $108,305
2015 $107,521
2014 $106,714
2013 $105,135
2012 $103,336
2011 $100,363
2010 $98,884
2009 $96,264
2008 $96,176
2007 $92,405
2006 $90,115
2005 $87,139
2004 $84,391
2003 $82,835
2002 $80,911
2001 $79,675
2000 $77,065
1999 $75,050
1998 $73,860
1997 $72,623
1996 $70,288
1995 $68,548
Year Equivalent
1994 $66,762
1993 $64,976
1992 $63,145
1991 $61,267
1990 $57,742
1989 $55,177
1988 $52,842
1987 $50,598
1986 $50,049
1985 $48,217
1984 $46,386
1983 $44,691
1982 $43,043
1981 $39,517
1980 $35,121
1979 $31,000
1978 $28,436
1977 $26,650
1976 $25,414
1975 $23,765
1974 $21,155
1973 $19,461
1972 $18,820
1971 $18,225
1970 $17,263
1969 $16,256
1968 $15,523
Year Equivalent
1967 $15,065
1966 $14,561
1965 $14,287
1964 $14,149
1963 $13,920
1962 $13,737
1961 $13,645
1960 $13,462
1959 $13,233
1958 $13,004
1957 $12,638
1956 $12,272
1955 $12,226
1954 $12,318
1953 $12,226
1952 $12,134
1951 $11,448
1950 $10,806
1949 $11,035
1948 $10,715
1947 $9,845
1946 $8,334
1945 $8,151
1944 $7,968
1943 $7,739
1942 $7,097
1941 $6,456
Year Equivalent
1940 $6,411
1939 $6,411
1938 $6,594
1937 $6,411
1936 $6,319
1935 $6,136
1934 $6,044
1933 $5,999
1932 $6,685
1931 $7,372
1930 $7,876
1929 $7,830
1928 $7,922
1927 $8,105
1926 $8,196
1925 $7,922
1924 $7,922
1923 $7,739
1922 $7,922
1921 $8,883
1920 $8,654
1919 $7,555
1918 $6,273
1917 $5,312
1916 $4,716
1915 $4,625
1914 $4,579