Calculate the Value of $46,000 in 1938

What is $46k in 1938 worth in today's money?
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$832,070
Adjusted for inflation, $46,000 in 1938 is equal to $832,070 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.55%.
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How much is $46,000 in 1938 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $832,070
2020 $820,889
2019 $802,550
2018 $787,507
2017 $771,241
2016 $755,566
2015 $750,094
2014 $744,462
2013 $733,448
2012 $720,897
2011 $700,155
2010 $689,837
2009 $671,562
2008 $670,948
2007 $644,639
2006 $628,667
2005 $607,903
2004 $588,736
2003 $577,875
2002 $564,458
2001 $555,833
2000 $537,625
1999 $523,569
1998 $515,264
1997 $506,639
1996 $490,347
1995 $478,208
Year Equivalent
1994 $465,750
1993 $453,292
1992 $440,514
1991 $427,417
1990 $402,819
1989 $384,931
1988 $368,639
1987 $352,986
1986 $349,153
1985 $336,375
1984 $323,597
1983 $311,778
1982 $300,278
1981 $275,681
1980 $245,014
1979 $216,264
1978 $198,375
1977 $185,917
1976 $177,292
1975 $165,792
1974 $147,583
1973 $135,764
1972 $131,292
1971 $127,139
1970 $120,431
1969 $113,403
1968 $108,292
Year Equivalent
1967 $105,097
1966 $101,583
1965 $99,667
1964 $98,708
1963 $97,111
1962 $95,833
1961 $95,194
1960 $93,917
1959 $92,319
1958 $90,722
1957 $88,167
1956 $85,611
1955 $85,292
1954 $85,931
1953 $85,292
1952 $84,653
1951 $79,861
1950 $75,389
1949 $76,986
1948 $74,750
1947 $68,681
1946 $58,139
1945 $56,861
1944 $55,583
1943 $53,986
1942 $49,514
1941 $45,042
Year Equivalent
1940 $44,722
1939 $44,722
1938 $46,000
1937 $44,722
1936 $44,083
1935 $42,806
1934 $42,167
1933 $41,847
1932 $46,639
1931 $51,431
1930 $54,944
1929 $54,625
1928 $55,264
1927 $56,542
1926 $57,181
1925 $55,264
1924 $55,264
1923 $53,986
1922 $55,264
1921 $61,972
1920 $60,375
1919 $52,708
1918 $43,764
1917 $37,056
1916 $32,903
1915 $32,264
1914 $31,944