Calculate the Value of $8,500 in 1917

What is $8.5k in 1917 worth in today's money?
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$190,865
Adjusted for inflation, $8,500 in 1917 is equal to $190,865 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.04%.
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How much is $8,500 in 1917 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $190,865
2020 $188,300
2019 $184,093
2018 $180,643
2017 $176,911
2016 $173,316
2015 $172,061
2014 $170,769
2013 $168,242
2012 $165,363
2011 $160,605
2010 $158,238
2009 $154,046
2008 $153,906
2007 $147,871
2006 $144,207
2005 $139,444
2004 $135,047
2003 $132,556
2002 $129,478
2001 $127,500
2000 $123,323
1999 $120,099
1998 $118,194
1997 $116,216
1996 $112,478
1995 $109,694
Year Equivalent
1994 $106,836
1993 $103,978
1992 $101,047
1991 $98,043
1990 $92,401
1989 $88,297
1988 $84,560
1987 $80,970
1986 $80,091
1985 $77,159
1984 $74,228
1983 $71,517
1982 $68,879
1981 $63,237
1980 $56,203
1979 $49,608
1978 $45,504
1977 $42,647
1976 $40,668
1975 $38,030
1974 $33,853
1973 $31,142
1972 $30,116
1971 $29,164
1970 $27,625
1969 $26,013
1968 $24,841
Year Equivalent
1967 $24,108
1966 $23,302
1965 $22,862
1964 $22,642
1963 $22,276
1962 $21,983
1961 $21,836
1960 $21,543
1959 $21,177
1958 $20,810
1957 $20,224
1956 $19,638
1955 $19,565
1954 $19,711
1953 $19,565
1952 $19,418
1951 $18,319
1950 $17,293
1949 $17,659
1948 $17,147
1947 $15,754
1946 $13,336
1945 $13,043
1944 $12,750
1943 $12,384
1942 $11,358
1941 $10,332
Year Equivalent
1940 $10,259
1939 $10,259
1938 $10,552
1937 $10,259
1936 $10,112
1935 $9,819
1934 $9,672
1933 $9,599
1932 $10,698
1931 $11,797
1930 $12,603
1929 $12,530
1928 $12,677
1927 $12,970
1926 $13,116
1925 $12,677
1924 $12,677
1923 $12,384
1922 $12,677
1921 $14,216
1920 $13,849
1919 $12,091
1918 $10,039
1917 $8,500
1916 $7,547
1915 $7,401
1914 $7,328