Calculate the Value of $8,800 in 1979

What is $8.8k in 1979 worth in today's money?
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$36,240
Adjusted for inflation, $8,800 in 1979 is equal to $36,240 in 2022.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.35%.
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How much is $8,800 in 1979 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2022 $36,240
2021 $33,858
2020 $33,403
2019 $32,657
2018 $32,044
2017 $31,383
2016 $30,745
2015 $30,522
2014 $30,293
2013 $29,845
2012 $29,334
2011 $28,490
2010 $28,070
2009 $27,327
2008 $27,302
2007 $26,231
2006 $25,581
2005 $24,736
2004 $23,956
2003 $23,514
2002 $22,968
2001 $22,617
2000 $21,877
1999 $21,305
1998 $20,967
1997 $20,616
1996 $19,953
1995 $19,459
Year Equivalent
1994 $18,952
1993 $18,445
1992 $17,925
1991 $17,392
1990 $16,391
1989 $15,663
1988 $15,000
1987 $14,363
1986 $14,207
1985 $13,687
1984 $13,168
1983 $12,687
1982 $12,219
1981 $11,218
1980 $9,970
1979 $8,800
1978 $8,072
1977 $7,565
1976 $7,214
1975 $6,746
1974 $6,005
1973 $5,524
1972 $5,342
1971 $5,173
1970 $4,900
1969 $4,614
1968 $4,406
1967 $4,277
Year Equivalent
1966 $4,134
1965 $4,056
1964 $4,017
1963 $3,952
1962 $3,900
1961 $3,874
1960 $3,822
1959 $3,757
1958 $3,692
1957 $3,588
1956 $3,484
1955 $3,471
1954 $3,497
1953 $3,471
1952 $3,445
1951 $3,250
1950 $3,068
1949 $3,133
1948 $3,042
1947 $2,795
1946 $2,366
1945 $2,314
1944 $2,262
1943 $2,197
1942 $2,015
1941 $1,833
1940 $1,820
1939 $1,820
Year Equivalent
1938 $1,872
1937 $1,820
1936 $1,794
1935 $1,742
1934 $1,716
1933 $1,703
1932 $1,898
1931 $2,093
1930 $2,236
1929 $2,223
1928 $2,249
1927 $2,301
1926 $2,327
1925 $2,249
1924 $2,249
1923 $2,197
1922 $2,249
1921 $2,522
1920 $2,457
1919 $2,145
1918 $1,781
1917 $1,508
1916 $1,339
1915 $1,313
1914 $1,300