Value of a Dollar in 1948

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What is a dollar in 1948 worth today?

This calculator is derived from the Consumer Price Index (CPI) provided by the United States government. They calculate the price of various goods over time to determine the CPI.

The challenge is that some things like education, housing, and healthcare costs might increase faster than the CPI and other goods might rise slower.

How much inflation has there been since 1948?
There has been about 1,210.88% total inflation since 1948. For example, a US dollar in 1948 is worth about 13.11 in current dollars.
Amount in 1948 Value in 2024
$0.01 in 1948 0.13 in 2024
$0.02 in 1948 0.26 in 2024
$0.03 in 1948 0.39 in 2024
$0.04 in 1948 0.52 in 2024
$0.05 in 1948 0.66 in 2024
$0.06 in 1948 0.79 in 2024
$0.07 in 1948 0.92 in 2024
$0.08 in 1948 1.05 in 2024
$0.09 in 1948 1.18 in 2024
$0.10 in 1948 1.31 in 2024
$0.25 in 1948 3.28 in 2024
$0.50 in 1948 6.55 in 2024
$0.75 in 1948 9.83 in 2024
$1.00 in 1948 13.11 in 2024
$1.25 in 1948 16.39 in 2024
$1.50 in 1948 19.66 in 2024
$1.75 in 1948 22.94 in 2024
$2.00 in 1948 26.22 in 2024
$3 in 1948 39.33 in 2024
$4 in 1948 52.44 in 2024
$5 in 1948 65.54 in 2024
$6 in 1948 78.65 in 2024
$7 in 1948 91.76 in 2024
$8 in 1948 104.87 in 2024
$9 in 1948 117.98 in 2024
$10 in 1948 131.09 in 2024
$15 in 1948 196.63 in 2024
$20 in 1948 262.18 in 2024
$25 in 1948 327.72 in 2024
$30 in 1948 393.26 in 2024
$35 in 1948 458.81 in 2024
$40 in 1948 524.35 in 2024
$45 in 1948 589.90 in 2024
$50 in 1948 655.44 in 2024
$75 in 1948 983.16 in 2024
$100 in 1948 1,310.88 in 2024
$125 in 1948 1,638.60 in 2024
$150 in 1948 1,966.32 in 2024
$175 in 1948 2,294.04 in 2024
$200 in 1948 2,621.76 in 2024
$225 in 1948 2,949.48 in 2024
$250 in 1948 3,277.20 in 2024
$275 in 1948 3,604.92 in 2024
$300 in 1948 3,932.64 in 2024
$325 in 1948 4,260.36 in 2024
$350 in 1948 4,588.08 in 2024
$375 in 1948 4,915.80 in 2024
$400 in 1948 5,243.52 in 2024
$425 in 1948 5,571.24 in 2024
$450 in 1948 5,898.96 in 2024
$475 in 1948 6,226.68 in 2024
$500 in 1948 6,554.40 in 2024
$600 in 1948 7,865.28 in 2024
$700 in 1948 9,176.16 in 2024
$800 in 1948 10,487.04 in 2024
$900 in 1948 11,797.92 in 2024
$1,000 in 1948 13,108.80 in 2024
$2,000 in 1948 26,217.61 in 2024
$3,000 in 1948 39,326.41 in 2024
$4,000 in 1948 52,435.21 in 2024
$5,000 in 1948 65,544.02 in 2024
$6,000 in 1948 78,652.82 in 2024
$7,000 in 1948 91,761.62 in 2024
$8,000 in 1948 104,870.43 in 2024
$9,000 in 1948 117,979.23 in 2024
$10,000 in 1948 131,088.03 in 2024
$20,000 in 1948 262,176.07 in 2024
$30,000 in 1948 393,264.10 in 2024
$40,000 in 1948 524,352.14 in 2024
$50,000 in 1948 655,440.17 in 2024
$60,000 in 1948 786,528.21 in 2024
$70,000 in 1948 917,616.24 in 2024
$80,000 in 1948 1,048,704.27 in 2024
$90,000 in 1948 1,179,792.31 in 2024
$100,000 in 1948 1,310,880.34 in 2024
$200,000 in 1948 2,621,760.68 in 2024
$300,000 in 1948 3,932,641.03 in 2024
$400,000 in 1948 5,243,521.37 in 2024
$500,000 in 1948 6,554,401.71 in 2024
$600,000 in 1948 7,865,282.05 in 2024
$700,000 in 1948 9,176,162.39 in 2024
$800,000 in 1948 10,487,042.74 in 2024
$900,000 in 1948 11,797,923.08 in 2024
$1,000,000 in 1948 13,108,803.42 in 2024
Inflation Between 1948 and Other Years
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