Calculate the Value of $42,000 in 1941

What is $42k in 1941 worth in today's money?
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$830,474
Adjusted for inflation, $42,000 in 1941 is equal to $830,474 in 2022.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.75%.
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How much is $42,000 in 1941 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2022 $830,474
2021 $775,880
2020 $765,454
2019 $748,354
2018 $734,327
2017 $719,159
2016 $704,543
2015 $699,440
2014 $694,189
2013 $683,918
2012 $672,214
2011 $652,874
2010 $643,252
2009 $626,211
2008 $625,639
2007 $601,106
2006 $586,213
2005 $566,851
2004 $548,979
2003 $538,851
2002 $526,340
2001 $518,298
2000 $501,319
1999 $488,213
1998 $480,468
1997 $472,426
1996 $457,234
1995 $445,915
Year Equivalent
1994 $434,298
1993 $422,681
1992 $410,766
1991 $398,553
1990 $375,617
1989 $358,936
1988 $343,745
1987 $329,149
1986 $325,574
1985 $313,660
1984 $301,745
1983 $290,723
1982 $280,000
1981 $257,064
1980 $228,468
1979 $201,660
1978 $184,979
1977 $173,362
1976 $165,319
1975 $154,596
1974 $137,617
1973 $126,596
1972 $122,426
1971 $118,553
1970 $112,298
1969 $105,745
1968 $100,979
1967 $98,000
Year Equivalent
1966 $94,723
1965 $92,936
1964 $92,043
1963 $90,553
1962 $89,362
1961 $88,766
1960 $87,574
1959 $86,085
1958 $84,596
1957 $82,213
1956 $79,830
1955 $79,532
1954 $80,128
1953 $79,532
1952 $78,936
1951 $74,468
1950 $70,298
1949 $71,787
1948 $69,702
1947 $64,043
1946 $54,213
1945 $53,021
1944 $51,830
1943 $50,340
1942 $46,170
1941 $42,000
1940 $41,702
1939 $41,702
Year Equivalent
1938 $42,894
1937 $41,702
1936 $41,106
1935 $39,915
1934 $39,319
1933 $39,021
1932 $43,489
1931 $47,957
1930 $51,234
1929 $50,936
1928 $51,532
1927 $52,723
1926 $53,319
1925 $51,532
1924 $51,532
1923 $50,340
1922 $51,532
1921 $57,787
1920 $56,298
1919 $49,149
1918 $40,809
1917 $34,553
1916 $30,681
1915 $30,085
1914 $29,787