Calculate the Value of $8,500 in 1948

What is $8.5k in 1948 worth in today's money?
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$94,617
Adjusted for inflation, $8,500 in 1948 is equal to $94,617 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.36%.
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How much is $8,500 in 1948 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $94,617
2020 $93,345
2019 $91,260
2018 $89,549
2017 $87,700
2016 $85,917
2015 $85,295
2014 $84,655
2013 $83,402
2012 $81,975
2011 $79,616
2010 $78,443
2009 $76,365
2008 $76,295
2007 $73,303
2006 $71,487
2005 $69,126
2004 $66,947
2003 $65,712
2002 $64,186
2001 $63,205
2000 $61,135
1999 $59,536
1998 $58,592
1997 $57,611
1996 $55,759
1995 $54,378
Year Equivalent
1994 $52,962
1993 $51,545
1992 $50,092
1991 $48,603
1990 $45,806
1989 $43,771
1988 $41,919
1987 $40,139
1986 $39,703
1985 $38,250
1984 $36,797
1983 $35,453
1982 $34,145
1981 $31,348
1980 $27,861
1979 $24,592
1978 $22,558
1977 $21,141
1976 $20,160
1975 $18,853
1974 $16,782
1973 $15,438
1972 $14,929
1971 $14,457
1970 $13,694
1969 $12,895
1968 $12,314
Year Equivalent
1967 $11,951
1966 $11,551
1965 $11,333
1964 $11,224
1963 $11,043
1962 $10,897
1961 $10,825
1960 $10,679
1959 $10,498
1958 $10,316
1957 $10,026
1956 $9,735
1955 $9,699
1954 $9,771
1953 $9,699
1952 $9,626
1951 $9,081
1950 $8,573
1949 $8,754
1948 $8,500
1947 $7,810
1946 $6,611
1945 $6,466
1944 $6,321
1943 $6,139
1942 $5,630
1941 $5,122
Year Equivalent
1940 $5,085
1939 $5,085
1938 $5,231
1937 $5,085
1936 $5,013
1935 $4,868
1934 $4,795
1933 $4,759
1932 $5,303
1931 $5,848
1930 $6,248
1929 $6,212
1928 $6,284
1927 $6,429
1926 $6,502
1925 $6,284
1924 $6,284
1923 $6,139
1922 $6,284
1921 $7,047
1920 $6,865
1919 $5,994
1918 $4,976
1917 $4,214
1916 $3,741
1915 $3,669
1914 $3,632