Calculate the Value of $42,000 in 1934

What is $42k in 1934 worth in today's money?
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$887,097
Adjusted for inflation, $42,000 in 1934 is equal to $887,097 in 2022.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.53%.
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How much is $42,000 in 1934 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2022 $887,097
2021 $828,781
2020 $817,645
2019 $799,378
2018 $784,395
2017 $768,193
2016 $752,580
2015 $747,129
2014 $741,520
2013 $730,549
2012 $718,047
2011 $697,388
2010 $687,110
2009 $668,907
2008 $668,296
2007 $642,091
2006 $626,182
2005 $605,500
2004 $586,409
2003 $575,591
2002 $562,227
2001 $553,636
2000 $535,500
1999 $521,500
1998 $513,227
1997 $504,636
1996 $488,409
1995 $476,318
Year Equivalent
1994 $463,909
1993 $451,500
1992 $438,773
1991 $425,727
1990 $401,227
1989 $383,409
1988 $367,182
1987 $351,591
1986 $347,773
1985 $335,045
1984 $322,318
1983 $310,545
1982 $299,091
1981 $274,591
1980 $244,045
1979 $215,409
1978 $197,591
1977 $185,182
1976 $176,591
1975 $165,136
1974 $147,000
1973 $135,227
1972 $130,773
1971 $126,636
1970 $119,955
1969 $112,955
1968 $107,864
1967 $104,682
Year Equivalent
1966 $101,182
1965 $99,273
1964 $98,318
1963 $96,727
1962 $95,455
1961 $94,818
1960 $93,545
1959 $91,955
1958 $90,364
1957 $87,818
1956 $85,273
1955 $84,955
1954 $85,591
1953 $84,955
1952 $84,318
1951 $79,545
1950 $75,091
1949 $76,682
1948 $74,455
1947 $68,409
1946 $57,909
1945 $56,636
1944 $55,364
1943 $53,773
1942 $49,318
1941 $44,864
1940 $44,545
1939 $44,545
Year Equivalent
1938 $45,818
1937 $44,545
1936 $43,909
1935 $42,636
1934 $42,000
1933 $41,682
1932 $46,455
1931 $51,227
1930 $54,727
1929 $54,409
1928 $55,045
1927 $56,318
1926 $56,955
1925 $55,045
1924 $55,045
1923 $53,773
1922 $55,045
1921 $61,727
1920 $60,136
1919 $52,500
1918 $43,591
1917 $36,909
1916 $32,773
1915 $32,136
1914 $31,818