Calculate the Value of $80,000 in 1979

What is $80k in 1979 worth in today's money?
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$350,720
Adjusted for inflation, $80,000 in 1979 is equal to $350,720 in 2023.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.42%.
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How much is $80,000 in 1979 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2023 $350,720
2022 $329,456
2021 $307,798
2020 $303,662
2019 $296,878
2018 $291,313
2017 $285,296
2016 $279,498
2015 $277,474
2014 $275,390
2013 $271,316
2012 $266,673
2011 $259,000
2010 $255,183
2009 $248,423
2008 $248,196
2007 $238,464
2006 $232,555
2005 $224,874
2004 $217,784
2003 $213,767
2002 $208,804
2001 $205,613
2000 $198,877
1999 $193,678
1998 $190,606
1997 $187,415
1996 $181,388
Year Equivalent
1995 $176,898
1994 $172,290
1993 $167,681
1992 $162,954
1991 $158,109
1990 $149,010
1989 $142,393
1988 $136,366
1987 $130,576
1986 $129,158
1985 $124,431
1984 $119,705
1983 $115,332
1982 $111,078
1981 $101,979
1980 $90,635
1979 $80,000
1978 $73,383
1977 $68,774
1976 $65,583
1975 $61,329
1974 $54,594
1973 $50,222
1972 $48,567
1971 $47,031
1970 $44,549
1969 $41,950
1968 $40,059
Year Equivalent
1967 $38,877
1966 $37,578
1965 $36,869
1964 $36,514
1963 $35,923
1962 $35,451
1961 $35,214
1960 $34,742
1959 $34,151
1958 $33,560
1957 $32,614
1956 $31,669
1955 $31,551
1954 $31,787
1953 $31,551
1952 $31,315
1951 $29,542
1950 $27,888
1949 $28,479
1948 $27,651
1947 $25,406
1946 $21,507
1945 $21,034
1944 $20,561
1943 $19,970
1942 $18,316
1941 $16,662
1940 $16,544
Year Equivalent
1939 $16,544
1938 $17,016
1937 $16,544
1936 $16,307
1935 $15,835
1934 $15,598
1933 $15,480
1932 $17,253
1931 $19,025
1930 $20,325
1929 $20,207
1928 $20,443
1927 $20,916
1926 $21,152
1925 $20,443
1924 $20,443
1923 $19,970
1922 $20,443
1921 $22,925
1920 $22,334
1919 $19,498
1918 $16,189
1917 $13,708
1916 $12,171
1915 $11,935
1914 $11,817