Calculate the Value of $8,000 in 1970

What is $8k in 1970 worth in today's money?
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$62,981
Adjusted for inflation, $8,000 in 1970 is equal to $62,981 in 2023.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.97%.
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How much is $8,000 in 1970 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2023 $62,981
2022 $59,162
2021 $55,273
2020 $54,530
2019 $53,312
2018 $52,313
2017 $51,232
2016 $50,191
2015 $49,827
2014 $49,453
2013 $48,722
2012 $47,888
2011 $46,510
2010 $45,825
2009 $44,611
2008 $44,570
2007 $42,822
2006 $41,761
2005 $40,382
2004 $39,109
2003 $38,387
2002 $37,496
2001 $36,923
2000 $35,714
1999 $34,780
1998 $34,228
1997 $33,655
1996 $32,573
Year Equivalent
1995 $31,767
1994 $30,939
1993 $30,111
1992 $29,263
1991 $28,393
1990 $26,759
1989 $25,570
1988 $24,488
1987 $23,448
1986 $23,194
1985 $22,345
1984 $21,496
1983 $20,711
1982 $19,947
1981 $18,313
1980 $16,276
1979 $14,366
1978 $13,178
1977 $12,350
1976 $11,777
1975 $11,013
1974 $9,804
1973 $9,019
1972 $8,721
1971 $8,446
1970 $8,000
1969 $7,533
1968 $7,194
Year Equivalent
1967 $6,981
1966 $6,748
1965 $6,621
1964 $6,557
1963 $6,451
1962 $6,366
1961 $6,324
1960 $6,239
1959 $6,133
1958 $6,027
1957 $5,857
1956 $5,687
1955 $5,666
1954 $5,708
1953 $5,666
1952 $5,623
1951 $5,305
1950 $5,008
1949 $5,114
1948 $4,966
1947 $4,562
1946 $3,862
1945 $3,777
1944 $3,692
1943 $3,586
1942 $3,289
1941 $2,992
1940 $2,971
Year Equivalent
1939 $2,971
1938 $3,056
1937 $2,971
1936 $2,928
1935 $2,844
1934 $2,801
1933 $2,780
1932 $3,098
1931 $3,416
1930 $3,650
1929 $3,629
1928 $3,671
1927 $3,756
1926 $3,798
1925 $3,671
1924 $3,671
1923 $3,586
1922 $3,671
1921 $4,117
1920 $4,011
1919 $3,501
1918 $2,907
1917 $2,462
1916 $2,186
1915 $2,143
1914 $2,122