Calculate the Value of $6,000 in 1970

What is $6k in 1970 worth in today's money?
Amount
$
From
To
$44,372
Adjusted for inflation, $6,000 in 1970 is equal to $44,372 in 2022.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.92%.
Value of a dollar. Calculates inflation to see what a U.S. dollar was worth in the past and today. View historical and today's current inflation rates, using the CPI provided by the United States government. Inflation data is updated regularly, so results may differ from other websites. How much has the cost of living increased? What was inflation for a specific period?
How much is $6,000 in 1970 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2022 $44,372
2021 $41,455
2020 $40,898
2019 $39,984
2018 $39,235
2017 $38,424
2016 $37,643
2015 $37,371
2014 $37,090
2013 $36,541
2012 $35,916
2011 $34,883
2010 $34,369
2009 $33,458
2008 $33,427
2007 $32,117
2006 $31,321
2005 $30,286
2004 $29,332
2003 $28,790
2002 $28,122
2001 $27,692
2000 $26,785
1999 $26,085
1998 $25,671
1997 $25,241
1996 $24,430
1995 $23,825
Year Equivalent
1994 $23,204
1993 $22,584
1992 $21,947
1991 $21,294
1990 $20,069
1989 $19,178
1988 $18,366
1987 $17,586
1986 $17,395
1985 $16,759
1984 $16,122
1983 $15,533
1982 $14,960
1981 $13,735
1980 $12,207
1979 $10,775
1978 $9,883
1977 $9,263
1976 $8,833
1975 $8,260
1974 $7,353
1973 $6,764
1972 $6,541
1971 $6,334
1970 $6,000
1969 $5,650
1968 $5,395
1967 $5,236
Year Equivalent
1966 $5,061
1965 $4,966
1964 $4,918
1963 $4,838
1962 $4,775
1961 $4,743
1960 $4,679
1959 $4,599
1958 $4,520
1957 $4,393
1956 $4,265
1955 $4,249
1954 $4,281
1953 $4,249
1952 $4,218
1951 $3,979
1950 $3,756
1949 $3,836
1948 $3,724
1947 $3,422
1946 $2,897
1945 $2,833
1944 $2,769
1943 $2,690
1942 $2,467
1941 $2,244
1940 $2,228
1939 $2,228
Year Equivalent
1938 $2,292
1937 $2,228
1936 $2,196
1935 $2,133
1934 $2,101
1933 $2,085
1932 $2,324
1931 $2,562
1930 $2,737
1929 $2,721
1928 $2,753
1927 $2,817
1926 $2,849
1925 $2,753
1924 $2,753
1923 $2,690
1922 $2,753
1921 $3,088
1920 $3,008
1919 $2,626
1918 $2,180
1917 $1,846
1916 $1,639
1915 $1,607
1914 $1,592