2000 United States Minimum Wage in Today's Dollars

In the year 2000, the United States minimum wage was $5.15.

This is equivalent to $7.86 in 2020 dollars.

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How much? What was the inflation of $5.15 in 2000 adjusting for cost of living changes?
Equivalent of $5.15 in 2000:
Year
Amount
Yearly Inflation
2000
$5.15
3.39%
2001
$5.32
1.55%
2002
$5.41
2.38%
2003
$5.54
1.88%
2004
$5.64
3.26%
2005
$5.82
3.42%
2006
$6.02
2.54%
2007
$6.18
4.08%
2008
$6.43
0.09%
2009
$6.43
2.72%
2010
$6.61
1.50%
2011
$6.71
2.96%
2012
$6.91
1.74%
2013
$7.03
1.50%
2014
$7.13
0.76%
2015
$7.19
0.73%
2016
$7.24
2.07%
2017
$7.39
2.11%
2018
$7.54
1.91%
2019
$7.69
2.29%
2020
$7.86
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