1984 United States Minimum Wage in Today's Dollars

In the year 1984, the United States minimum wage was $3.35.

This is equivalent to $8.50 in 2020 dollars.

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Equivalent of $3.35 in 1984:
Year
Amount
Yearly Inflation
1984
$3.35
3.95%
1985
$3.48
3.80%
1986
$3.61
1.10%
1987
$3.65
4.43%
1988
$3.82
4.42%
1989
$3.98
4.65%
1990
$4.17
6.11%
1991
$4.42
3.06%
1992
$4.56
2.90%
1993
$4.69
2.75%
1994
$4.82
2.67%
1995
$4.95
2.54%
1996
$5.08
3.32%
1997
$5.24
1.70%
1998
$5.33
1.61%
1999
$5.42
2.68%
2000
$5.57
3.39%
2001
$5.75
1.55%
2002
$5.84
2.38%
2003
$5.98
1.88%
2004
$6.09
3.26%
2005
$6.29
3.42%
2006
$6.51
2.54%
2007
$6.67
4.08%
2008
$6.95
0.09%
2009
$6.95
2.72%
2010
$7.14
1.50%
2011
$7.25
2.96%
2012
$7.46
1.74%
2013
$7.59
1.50%
2014
$7.71
0.76%
2015
$7.77
0.73%
2016
$7.82
2.07%
2017
$7.98
2.11%
2018
$8.15
1.91%
2019
$8.31
2.29%
2020
$8.50
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