Calculate the Value of $6,000 in 1980

What is $6k in 1980 worth in today's money?
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$21,810
Adjusted for inflation, $6,000 in 1980 is equal to $21,810 in 2022.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.12%.
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How much is $6,000 in 1980 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2022 $21,810
2021 $20,376
2020 $20,102
2019 $19,653
2018 $19,285
2017 $18,886
2016 $18,503
2015 $18,369
2014 $18,231
2013 $17,961
2012 $17,654
2011 $17,146
2010 $16,893
2009 $16,445
2008 $16,430
2007 $15,786
2006 $15,395
2005 $14,887
2004 $14,417
2003 $14,151
2002 $13,823
2001 $13,611
2000 $13,166
1999 $12,821
1998 $12,618
1997 $12,407
1996 $12,008
1995 $11,711
Year Equivalent
1994 $11,405
1993 $11,100
1992 $10,787
1991 $10,467
1990 $9,864
1989 $9,426
1988 $9,027
1987 $8,644
1986 $8,550
1985 $8,237
1984 $7,924
1983 $7,635
1982 $7,353
1981 $6,751
1980 $6,000
1979 $5,296
1978 $4,858
1977 $4,553
1976 $4,342
1975 $4,060
1974 $3,614
1973 $3,325
1972 $3,215
1971 $3,113
1970 $2,949
1969 $2,777
1968 $2,652
1967 $2,574
Year Equivalent
1966 $2,488
1965 $2,441
1964 $2,417
1963 $2,378
1962 $2,347
1961 $2,331
1960 $2,300
1959 $2,261
1958 $2,222
1957 $2,159
1956 $2,096
1955 $2,089
1954 $2,104
1953 $2,089
1952 $2,073
1951 $1,956
1950 $1,846
1949 $1,885
1948 $1,831
1947 $1,682
1946 $1,424
1945 $1,392
1944 $1,361
1943 $1,322
1942 $1,213
1941 $1,103
1940 $1,095
1939 $1,095
Year Equivalent
1938 $1,126
1937 $1,095
1936 $1,080
1935 $1,048
1934 $1,033
1933 $1,025
1932 $1,142
1931 $1,259
1930 $1,346
1929 $1,338
1928 $1,353
1927 $1,385
1926 $1,400
1925 $1,353
1924 $1,353
1923 $1,322
1922 $1,353
1921 $1,518
1920 $1,478
1919 $1,291
1918 $1,072
1917 $907
1916 $806
1915 $790
1914 $782