Calculate the Value of $49,000 in 1955

What is $49k in 1955 worth in today's money?
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$478,023
Adjusted for inflation, $49,000 in 1955 is equal to $478,023 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.51%.
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How much is $49,000 in 1955 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $478,023
2020 $471,600
2019 $461,064
2018 $452,422
2017 $443,077
2016 $434,072
2015 $430,928
2014 $427,693
2013 $421,365
2012 $414,155
2011 $402,239
2010 $396,311
2009 $385,812
2008 $385,459
2007 $370,345
2006 $361,169
2005 $349,240
2004 $338,228
2003 $331,989
2002 $324,281
2001 $319,326
2000 $308,865
1999 $300,790
1998 $296,019
1997 $291,064
1996 $281,704
1995 $274,730
Year Equivalent
1994 $267,573
1993 $260,416
1992 $253,075
1991 $245,551
1990 $231,419
1989 $221,142
1988 $211,783
1987 $202,790
1986 $200,588
1985 $193,247
1984 $185,906
1983 $179,116
1982 $172,509
1981 $158,378
1980 $140,760
1979 $124,243
1978 $113,966
1977 $106,809
1976 $101,854
1975 $95,247
1974 $84,787
1973 $77,996
1972 $75,427
1971 $73,041
1970 $69,187
1969 $65,150
1968 $62,213
Year Equivalent
1967 $60,378
1966 $58,360
1965 $57,258
1964 $56,708
1963 $55,790
1962 $55,056
1961 $54,689
1960 $53,955
1959 $53,037
1958 $52,120
1957 $50,652
1956 $49,184
1955 $49,000
1954 $49,367
1953 $49,000
1952 $48,633
1951 $45,880
1950 $43,311
1949 $44,228
1948 $42,944
1947 $39,457
1946 $33,401
1945 $32,667
1944 $31,933
1943 $31,015
1942 $28,446
1941 $25,876
Year Equivalent
1940 $25,693
1939 $25,693
1938 $26,427
1937 $25,693
1936 $25,326
1935 $24,592
1934 $24,225
1933 $24,041
1932 $26,794
1931 $29,547
1930 $31,566
1929 $31,382
1928 $31,749
1927 $32,483
1926 $32,850
1925 $31,749
1924 $31,749
1923 $31,015
1922 $31,749
1921 $35,603
1920 $34,685
1919 $30,281
1918 $25,142
1917 $21,288
1916 $18,903
1915 $18,536
1914 $18,352