Calculate the Value of $85,000 in 1942

What is $85k in 1942 worth in today's money?
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$1,428,406
Adjusted for inflation, $85,000 in 1942 is equal to $1,428,406 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.64%.
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How much is $85,000 in 1942 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $1,428,406
2020 $1,409,212
2019 $1,377,729
2018 $1,351,906
2017 $1,323,982
2016 $1,297,073
2015 $1,287,679
2014 $1,278,011
2013 $1,259,102
2012 $1,237,556
2011 $1,201,949
2010 $1,184,236
2009 $1,152,863
2008 $1,151,810
2007 $1,106,645
2006 $1,079,226
2005 $1,043,581
2004 $1,010,677
2003 $992,032
2002 $969,000
2001 $954,194
2000 $922,935
1999 $898,806
1998 $884,548
1997 $869,742
1996 $841,774
1995 $820,935
Year Equivalent
1994 $799,548
1993 $778,161
1992 $756,226
1991 $733,742
1990 $691,516
1989 $660,806
1988 $632,839
1987 $605,968
1986 $599,387
1985 $577,452
1984 $555,516
1983 $535,226
1982 $515,484
1981 $473,258
1980 $420,613
1979 $371,258
1978 $340,548
1977 $319,161
1976 $304,355
1975 $284,613
1974 $253,355
1973 $233,065
1972 $225,387
1971 $218,258
1970 $206,742
1969 $194,677
1968 $185,903
Year Equivalent
1967 $180,419
1966 $174,387
1965 $171,097
1964 $169,452
1963 $166,710
1962 $164,516
1961 $163,419
1960 $161,226
1959 $158,484
1958 $155,742
1957 $151,355
1956 $146,968
1955 $146,419
1954 $147,516
1953 $146,419
1952 $145,323
1951 $137,097
1950 $129,419
1949 $132,161
1948 $128,323
1947 $117,903
1946 $99,806
1945 $97,613
1944 $95,419
1943 $92,677
1942 $85,000
1941 $77,323
Year Equivalent
1940 $76,774
1939 $76,774
1938 $78,968
1937 $76,774
1936 $75,677
1935 $73,484
1934 $72,387
1933 $71,839
1932 $80,065
1931 $88,290
1930 $94,323
1929 $93,774
1928 $94,871
1927 $97,065
1926 $98,161
1925 $94,871
1924 $94,871
1923 $92,677
1922 $94,871
1921 $106,387
1920 $103,645
1919 $90,484
1918 $75,129
1917 $63,613
1916 $56,484
1915 $55,387
1914 $54,839