Value of a Dollar in 1921 - Inflation Calculator

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  • What was the value of a dollar in 1921? How much was inflation from 1921 to now? What was the average inflation?
  • We use data provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The Consumer Price Index (CPI) calculates the prices of things throughout the United States over time. This data is published to show the inflation rate.
  • The inflation for the year is calculated as the inflation from the first of the year to the first of the year. This could be a discrepancy among other calculators.
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Amount in 1921 Value in 2024
$0.01 0.16
$0.02 0.32
$0.03 0.47
$0.04 0.63
$0.05 0.79
$0.06 0.95
$0.07 1.11
$0.08 1.26
$0.09 1.42
$0.10 1.58
$0.15 2.37
$0.20 3.16
$0.25 3.95
$0.30 4.74
$0.35 5.53
$0.40 6.32
$0.45 7.12
$0.50 7.91
$0.55 8.70
$0.60 9.49
$0.65 10.28
$0.70 11.07
$0.75 11.86
$0.80 12.65
$0.85 13.44
$0.90 14.23
$0.95 15.02
Amount in 1921 Value in 2024
$1 15.81
$2 31.62
$3 47.43
$4 63.25
$5 79.06
$6 94.87
$7 110.68
$8 126.49
$9 142.30
$10 158.12
$11 173.93
$12 189.74
$13 205.55
$14 221.36
$15 237.17
$16 252.99
$17 268.80
$18 284.61
$19 300.42
$20 316.23
$25 395.29
$30 474.35
$35 553.41
$40 632.47
$45 711.52
$50 790.58
$75 1,185.87
Amount in 1921 Value in 2024
$100 1,581.16
$200 3,162.33
$300 4,743.49
$400 6,324.66
$500 7,905.82
$600 9,486.99
$700 11,068.15
$800 12,649.32
$900 14,230.48
$1,000 15,811.65
$1,100 17,392.81
$1,200 18,973.98
$1,300 20,555.14
$1,400 22,136.31
$1,500 23,717.47
$1,600 25,298.64
$1,700 26,879.80
$1,800 28,460.97
$1,900 30,042.13
$2,000 31,623.30
$2,500 39,529.12
$3,000 47,434.95
$3,500 55,340.77
$4,000 63,246.60
$4,500 71,152.42
$5,000 79,058.25
$7,500 118,587.37
Amount in 1921 Value in 2024
$10,000 158,116.49
$11,000 173,928.14
$12,000 189,739.79
$13,000 205,551.44
$14,000 221,363.09
$15,000 237,174.74
$16,000 252,986.39
$17,000 268,798.04
$18,000 284,609.69
$19,000 300,421.34
$20,000 316,232.99
$25,000 395,291.24
$30,000 474,349.48
$35,000 553,407.73
$40,000 632,465.98
$45,000 711,524.23
$50,000 790,582.47
$75,000 1,185,873.71
$100,000 1,581,164.95
$200,000 3,162,329.90
$300,000 4,743,494.85
$400,000 6,324,659.79
$500,000 7,905,824.74
$600,000 9,486,989.69
$700,000 11,068,154.64
$800,000 12,649,319.59
$900,000 14,230,484.54
$1,000,000 15,811,649.48