Calculate the Value of $50,000 in 1948

What is $50k in 1948 worth in today's money?
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$556,568
Adjusted for inflation, $50,000 in 1948 is equal to $556,568 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.36%.
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How much is $50,000 in 1948 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $556,568
2020 $549,090
2019 $536,823
2018 $526,761
2017 $515,880
2016 $505,395
2015 $501,735
2014 $497,968
2013 $490,600
2012 $482,205
2011 $468,331
2010 $461,429
2009 $449,205
2008 $448,795
2007 $431,197
2006 $420,513
2005 $406,624
2004 $393,803
2003 $386,538
2002 $377,564
2001 $371,795
2000 $359,615
1999 $350,214
1998 $344,658
1997 $338,889
1996 $327,991
1995 $319,872
Year Equivalent
1994 $311,538
1993 $303,205
1992 $294,658
1991 $285,897
1990 $269,444
1989 $257,479
1988 $246,581
1987 $236,111
1986 $233,547
1985 $225,000
1984 $216,453
1983 $208,547
1982 $200,855
1981 $184,402
1980 $163,889
1979 $144,658
1978 $132,692
1977 $124,359
1976 $118,590
1975 $110,897
1974 $98,718
1973 $90,812
1972 $87,821
1971 $85,043
1970 $80,556
1969 $75,855
1968 $72,436
Year Equivalent
1967 $70,299
1966 $67,949
1965 $66,667
1964 $66,026
1963 $64,957
1962 $64,103
1961 $63,675
1960 $62,821
1959 $61,752
1958 $60,684
1957 $58,974
1956 $57,265
1955 $57,051
1954 $57,479
1953 $57,051
1952 $56,624
1951 $53,419
1950 $50,427
1949 $51,496
1948 $50,000
1947 $45,940
1946 $38,889
1945 $38,034
1944 $37,179
1943 $36,111
1942 $33,120
1941 $30,128
Year Equivalent
1940 $29,915
1939 $29,915
1938 $30,769
1937 $29,915
1936 $29,487
1935 $28,632
1934 $28,205
1933 $27,991
1932 $31,197
1931 $34,402
1930 $36,752
1929 $36,538
1928 $36,966
1927 $37,821
1926 $38,248
1925 $36,966
1924 $36,966
1923 $36,111
1922 $36,966
1921 $41,453
1920 $40,385
1919 $35,256
1918 $29,274
1917 $24,786
1916 $22,009
1915 $21,581
1914 $21,368