Mickey Mantle's 1963 Salary

In 1963, baseball player Mickey Mantle earned $100,000, at the time one of the top salaries in the league.

This is equivalent to $845,309 in 2020 dollars, far less than today's top players who can make more than $30 million.

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Equivalent of $100,000.00 in 1963:
Year
Amount
Yearly Inflation
1963
$100,000.00
1.64%
1964
$101,644.74
0.97%
1965
$102,631.58
1.92%
1966
$104,605.26
3.46%
1967
$108,223.68
3.04%
1968
$111,513.16
4.72%
1969
$116,776.32
6.20%
1970
$124,013.16
5.57%
1971
$130,921.05
3.27%
1972
$135,197.37
3.41%
1973
$139,802.63
8.71%
1974
$151,973.68
12.34%
1975
$170,723.68
6.94%
1976
$182,565.79
4.86%
1977
$191,447.37
6.70%
1978
$204,276.32
9.02%
1979
$222,697.37
13.29%
1980
$252,302.63
12.52%
1981
$283,881.58
8.92%
1982
$309,210.53
3.83%
1983
$321,052.63
3.79%
1984
$333,223.68
3.95%
1985
$346,381.58
3.80%
1986
$359,539.47
1.10%
1987
$363,486.84
4.43%
1988
$379,605.26
4.42%
1989
$396,381.58
4.65%
1990
$414,802.63
6.11%
1991
$440,131.58
3.06%
1992
$453,618.42
2.90%
1993
$466,776.32
2.75%
1994
$479,605.26
2.67%
1995
$492,434.21
2.54%
1996
$504,934.21
3.32%
1997
$521,710.53
1.70%
1998
$530,592.11
1.61%
1999
$539,144.74
2.68%
2000
$553,618.42
3.39%
2001
$572,368.42
1.55%
2002
$581,250.00
2.38%
2003
$595,065.79
1.88%
2004
$606,250.00
3.26%
2005
$625,986.84
3.42%
2006
$647,368.42
2.54%
2007
$663,815.79
4.08%
2008
$690,907.89
0.09%
2009
$691,539.47
2.72%
2010
$710,358.55
1.50%
2011
$720,983.55
2.96%
2012
$742,342.11
1.74%
2013
$755,266.45
1.50%
2014
$766,608.55
0.76%
2015
$772,407.89
0.73%
2016
$778,042.76
2.07%
2017
$794,184.21
2.11%
2018
$810,934.21
1.91%
2019
$826,424.34
2.29%
2020
$845,309.21
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