Calculate the Value of $7,000 in 1979

What is $7k in 1979 worth in today's money?
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$30,688
Adjusted for inflation, $7,000 in 1979 is equal to $30,688 in 2023.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.42%.
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How much is $7,000 in 1979 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2023 $30,688
2022 $28,827
2021 $26,932
2020 $26,570
2019 $25,977
2018 $25,490
2017 $24,963
2016 $24,456
2015 $24,279
2014 $24,097
2013 $23,740
2012 $23,334
2011 $22,663
2010 $22,329
2009 $21,737
2008 $21,717
2007 $20,866
2006 $20,349
2005 $19,677
2004 $19,056
2003 $18,705
2002 $18,270
2001 $17,991
2000 $17,402
1999 $16,947
1998 $16,678
1997 $16,399
1996 $15,871
Year Equivalent
1995 $15,479
1994 $15,075
1993 $14,672
1992 $14,258
1991 $13,835
1990 $13,038
1989 $12,459
1988 $11,932
1987 $11,425
1986 $11,301
1985 $10,888
1984 $10,474
1983 $10,092
1982 $9,719
1981 $8,923
1980 $7,931
1979 $7,000
1978 $6,421
1977 $6,018
1976 $5,739
1975 $5,366
1974 $4,777
1973 $4,394
1972 $4,250
1971 $4,115
1970 $3,898
1969 $3,671
1968 $3,505
Year Equivalent
1967 $3,402
1966 $3,288
1965 $3,226
1964 $3,195
1963 $3,143
1962 $3,102
1961 $3,081
1960 $3,040
1959 $2,988
1958 $2,936
1957 $2,854
1956 $2,771
1955 $2,761
1954 $2,781
1953 $2,761
1952 $2,740
1951 $2,585
1950 $2,440
1949 $2,492
1948 $2,419
1947 $2,223
1946 $1,882
1945 $1,840
1944 $1,799
1943 $1,747
1942 $1,603
1941 $1,458
1940 $1,448
Year Equivalent
1939 $1,448
1938 $1,489
1937 $1,448
1936 $1,427
1935 $1,386
1934 $1,365
1933 $1,355
1932 $1,510
1931 $1,665
1930 $1,778
1929 $1,768
1928 $1,789
1927 $1,830
1926 $1,851
1925 $1,789
1924 $1,789
1923 $1,747
1922 $1,789
1921 $2,006
1920 $1,954
1919 $1,706
1918 $1,417
1917 $1,199
1916 $1,065
1915 $1,044
1914 $1,034