Calculate the Value of $6,100 in 1979

What is $6.1k in 1979 worth in today's money?
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$26,742
Adjusted for inflation, $6,100 in 1979 is equal to $26,742 in 2023.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.42%.
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How much is $6,100 in 1979 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2023 $26,742
2022 $25,121
2021 $23,470
2020 $23,154
2019 $22,637
2018 $22,213
2017 $21,754
2016 $21,312
2015 $21,157
2014 $20,999
2013 $20,688
2012 $20,334
2011 $19,749
2010 $19,458
2009 $18,942
2008 $18,925
2007 $18,183
2006 $17,732
2005 $17,147
2004 $16,606
2003 $16,300
2002 $15,921
2001 $15,678
2000 $15,164
1999 $14,768
1998 $14,534
1997 $14,290
1996 $13,831
Year Equivalent
1995 $13,488
1994 $13,137
1993 $12,786
1992 $12,425
1991 $12,056
1990 $11,362
1989 $10,857
1988 $10,398
1987 $9,956
1986 $9,848
1985 $9,488
1984 $9,127
1983 $8,794
1982 $8,470
1981 $7,776
1980 $6,911
1979 $6,100
1978 $5,595
1977 $5,244
1976 $5,001
1975 $4,676
1974 $4,163
1973 $3,829
1972 $3,703
1971 $3,586
1970 $3,397
1969 $3,199
1968 $3,055
Year Equivalent
1967 $2,964
1966 $2,865
1965 $2,811
1964 $2,784
1963 $2,739
1962 $2,703
1961 $2,685
1960 $2,649
1959 $2,604
1958 $2,559
1957 $2,487
1956 $2,415
1955 $2,406
1954 $2,424
1953 $2,406
1952 $2,388
1951 $2,253
1950 $2,126
1949 $2,171
1948 $2,108
1947 $1,937
1946 $1,640
1945 $1,604
1944 $1,568
1943 $1,523
1942 $1,397
1941 $1,270
1940 $1,261
Year Equivalent
1939 $1,261
1938 $1,297
1937 $1,261
1936 $1,243
1935 $1,207
1934 $1,189
1933 $1,180
1932 $1,316
1931 $1,451
1930 $1,550
1929 $1,541
1928 $1,559
1927 $1,595
1926 $1,613
1925 $1,559
1924 $1,559
1923 $1,523
1922 $1,559
1921 $1,748
1920 $1,703
1919 $1,487
1918 $1,234
1917 $1,045
1916 $928
1915 $910
1914 $901